Just made my first batch of FSG!!!

Jas76Jas76 Posts: 2,283Registered Users
I'M SO EXCITED!!!!

Can't wait to shower and try it today!!

I put a tiny bit of corn starch and epsom, because I know my hair likes both. ;) I'm going to try that today, and next time I'll try mixing in a little glycerin and jojoba in with it (just in my hand) the next time I try it!

I'll let you know how it goes!!
2c/3a/3b, Fine/med, Dense, high porous, & normal elas.

Lo-poo - Renpure Keratin, SMR, Giovanni SaS
clarifying - mix Johnson's H2T with low poo
Co-wash - Suave Nats. clar. or coco.
RO - GVPCB, Ion Eff. Care, TN.
LI - SMR, Cure Care, or RO
Seal - MO or Jojoba
DT - + honey, ACV, & EVOO to SM masque & GVPCB
PT - Gelatin!, CNPF
Styling - FSG, AIF, BRHG, LALS/PS, GF curl spray gel, SM Souffle/Smoothie, LOOB
Oils - MO!, EVOO, jojoba, GSO, SM Elixer, EVCO, VO5 Hairdressing

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  • Jas76Jas76 Posts: 2,283Registered Users
    Ok... So brand new first time devacut, cleansed and moisturized, tiny bit of LI, fresh new first time FSG, HESMU over it, plopped for about 10mins (should have done longer - will next time for sure, bc my hair is still really wet!!), and now air drying for a bit before I pixie diffuse!

    Will be puting up pics on my devacut thread (as soon as I figure out how... Lol)

    Happy so far! Curls seem well formed - we'll see if they hold!

    Thanks for the encouragement and advice!! It was super easy and fast!
    2c/3a/3b, Fine/med, Dense, high porous, & normal elas.

    Lo-poo - Renpure Keratin, SMR, Giovanni SaS
    clarifying - mix Johnson's H2T with low poo
    Co-wash - Suave Nats. clar. or coco.
    RO - GVPCB, Ion Eff. Care, TN.
    LI - SMR, Cure Care, or RO
    Seal - MO or Jojoba
    DT - + honey, ACV, & EVOO to SM masque & GVPCB
    PT - Gelatin!, CNPF
    Styling - FSG, AIF, BRHG, LALS/PS, GF curl spray gel, SM Souffle/Smoothie, LOOB
    Oils - MO!, EVOO, jojoba, GSO, SM Elixer, EVCO, VO5 Hairdressing
  • mhen76mhen76 Posts: 813Registered Users Curl Neophyte
    I love homemade FSG!! Welcome to the club! I sometimes use epsom but always use honey and glycerin. Cheap, easy and better than anything I've ever purchased.
    3B, fine, normal to low porosity
    Modified CG since June 2010
    HGs: FSG, anything with glycerin, Tresemme Naturals conditioner, Curls Like Us cloths, satin pillowcases.
  • Jas76Jas76 Posts: 2,283Registered Users
    Yeah, I had to say I was surprised - pleasantly!!

    Will try adding some other things the next time i style it, and plopping longer, but otherwise it was great!
    2c/3a/3b, Fine/med, Dense, high porous, & normal elas.

    Lo-poo - Renpure Keratin, SMR, Giovanni SaS
    clarifying - mix Johnson's H2T with low poo
    Co-wash - Suave Nats. clar. or coco.
    RO - GVPCB, Ion Eff. Care, TN.
    LI - SMR, Cure Care, or RO
    Seal - MO or Jojoba
    DT - + honey, ACV, & EVOO to SM masque & GVPCB
    PT - Gelatin!, CNPF
    Styling - FSG, AIF, BRHG, LALS/PS, GF curl spray gel, SM Souffle/Smoothie, LOOB
    Oils - MO!, EVOO, jojoba, GSO, SM Elixer, EVCO, VO5 Hairdressing
  • wavynwild16wavynwild16 Posts: 2,121Registered Users
    Yay, you tried it!!! I'm so happy for you and even happier that you like it!! I knew you'd love it. It's so versatile and easy. :D Happy for you, Jas76!!
    Type 2c/3a with lots of hair and a super sensitive scalp! Med/slightly coarse texture, low porosity and elasticity.

    Favorite...
    Low poo: Organix TTM, Essential Wholesale Free & Clean
    RO/LI: TN, GFTN, YTC
    Stylers: EcoStylers, GF Curl Shaping Gel, Aussie Aussome Volume Mousse & Instant Freeze Gel, GFPC, LALNC, La Bella Lots of Curls, Apricot Oil, KMFUM, AO B5DG
    Extras: sugar scrubs, AVG washes, pre-poos with EVCO, oiling scalp before washes, plopping, gelatin PT.
    Mod-CG since 12/1/10! :happy7:
  • Jas76Jas76 Posts: 2,283Registered Users
    Thanks, Wavy!! I look forward to trying it again until I get the hang of it!

    I'm thinking of using it for refreshing, too - wetting my hair a little, applying a bit of the FSG, then following up with some LOOB. I'll let you know how it goes!
    2c/3a/3b, Fine/med, Dense, high porous, & normal elas.

    Lo-poo - Renpure Keratin, SMR, Giovanni SaS
    clarifying - mix Johnson's H2T with low poo
    Co-wash - Suave Nats. clar. or coco.
    RO - GVPCB, Ion Eff. Care, TN.
    LI - SMR, Cure Care, or RO
    Seal - MO or Jojoba
    DT - + honey, ACV, & EVOO to SM masque & GVPCB
    PT - Gelatin!, CNPF
    Styling - FSG, AIF, BRHG, LALS/PS, GF curl spray gel, SM Souffle/Smoothie, LOOB
    Oils - MO!, EVOO, jojoba, GSO, SM Elixer, EVCO, VO5 Hairdressing

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