Don't load up on the expensive brands right away! Try the drugstore/grocery store brands first. A lot of my favorite products (with the exception of Kinky-Curly) are available at my grocery store, local drugstore or Sally's.
Somewhere between a 2c & 3a
-Suave Naturals or VO5 (co-wash)
-GVP Conditioning Balm (conditioner)
-L'Oreal Vive Pro Nutrigloss (conditioner)
-Giovanni Direct Leave-in or GVP Conditioning Balm as leave-in
-Flax seed gel (my favorite right now)
-Biotera Gel
-HETT mousse
I have bangs now, and I love 'em!