my routine is no poo, leave in, go. gels and most styling products pull the life from my hair. leave ins give just the right amount of moisture, without killing body/fullness. the ones i use are in the fotki. HTH
loose 4a, silky meets cottony
routine: co-wash, add leave in or plain water, shake & go
staples: elucence poo & conditioners, V05 & suave naturals, jessicurl too shea, AO.