Finally a Curlie :)

KatMackKatMack Posts: 60Registered Users
Hi, my name is Kat. I've been stalking these boards for a while and finally decided to join. I stumbled upon this site trying to find some way for my blah strait-ish messy hair to hold some form of curl, and wow you guys have been amazing. I started cg a few months ago and have followed it off and on (I get lazy every once in a while) and I love the results. Thanks to you guys me and my fiancé (3b curly with no clue how to care for it) both have much nicer hair :)

Attached is my first week and now

~Curly, Runner, Self-confessed Nerd~
2a no product/2b-c styled
Low Porosity, Fine
No poo-SM
Co wash-VO5 kiwi lime*
Rinse out- ION EC
Leave in - Giovanni Direct then SM smoothie (ends only)
Stylers-SM souffle topped with BRHG*

Hair hates: glycerin (high dews here in TX)
Hair likes: Coconut Oil*, protein



  • Raquel26Raquel26 Posts: 41Registered Users
    :hello2:my curly blog

    2 months into this... Still experimenting...
    Sporadic shampoo (usually 1 to 2 times a week): Kinky Curly Come Clean
    Co-wash or Rinse Out (in rotation): Suave clean breeze, V05 Strawberries & Cream, Tresseme naturals
    Leave in: CHS Curl Keeper, or Coconut oil
    Style: LA Looks Gel (the blue one), GF curl shaping spray gel
  • mhen76mhen76 Posts: 813Registered Users Curl Neophyte
    Hi, KatMack! :wave: This site is amazing, informative and highly addictive!
    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.
  • HouseofcurlsHouseofcurls Posts: 322Registered Users
    Welcome to the forums!
    Rae ~ 2c/3a ~
    Wife to a 3c Curly Guy
    Mom to a straight and a curly.

    "The Longer the Hair, the Bigger the Blob."

    Porous, very dense but fine hair. Medium everything else.
    CoWash: Tressemee naturals
    RO: Generic biolage and generic joico k-pak
    LI: Tresemee
    Miss Jessie's Pillow soft curls, diffuse 50%, add KCCC and diffuse to 80%.
    Always wash upside down.
  • Aqua_LilyAqua_Lily Posts: 557Registered Users
    Welcome!! :)
    Current length: tailbone
    Goal length: mid-thigh (wet)
    3A/2C M iii med por, high elast

    Clarify: Nivea
    Lo-poo: Nature's Gate
    CW: Elvive Volume Collagen
    RO: EO Keratin, Desert Essence Raspberry

    LI: Elvive volume collagen, KCKT
    Seal: Grapeseed oil
    Gel: Studioline

    PT: EO Keratin co
    DT: RO+oils
    Hairgrowth stim.: JBCO+EVCO 5-10$ discount code:
    VHT541 Many natural hair products! :D

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