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What A Difference Layers Make! (pic)

msgibletmsgiblet Posts: 5,825Registered Users
Yesterday I finally had layers put into the bob I've basically been hating since I got it cut 6 weeks ago. What a difference! Taking the weight off has definitely let the curls come back out some more. Now I can let it grow again! In this pic, I just put in a big glob of Suave Coconut conditioner as leave-in and little dab of [buylink=http://www.curlmart.com/Kinky-Curly-Curling-Custard-p-778.html?utm_source=naturallycurly.com&utm_medium=text-link&utm_content=curltalk-post-text&utm_campaign=kinkycurly-curling-custard]KCCC[/buylink].

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Fine, Thick, Normal Porosity, Normal Elasticity

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  • Jess the MessJess the Mess Posts: 5,844Registered Users
    That did make a difference. Your curls are so defined again and it looks great. Yay to being happy with your hair again :occasion9:
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  • ebzonixebzonix Posts: 411Registered Users
    Wow, it just look like a golden waterfall. :D Very pretty
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    CBL Stretched: Reached! July '09
    Full SL stretched: Reached, then trimmed off. Dec '09
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  • curlygirl18curlygirl18 Posts: 355Registered Users
    I agree with the above!! :)
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  • turtleloverturtlelover Posts: 16Registered Users
    I LOVE your hair! It looks GREAT!!!
  • CurlyinColoradoCurlyinColorado Posts: 3,093Registered Users
    Lookin' good, MsG :thumbup:
    2b/3a.
  • elitaelita Posts: 402Registered Users
    Wow, it's beautiful!!!
    2a underneath, 2b/c on top, medium texture, low porosity, normal elasticity, high density
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  • RawrSallyRawrSally Posts: 1,388Registered Users
    This makes me want to get my hair cut. =]
    It's gorgeous.
  • eche428eche428 Posts: 2,782Registered Users Curl Neophyte
    Wow! Gorgeous! Glad your layers turned out so well. Now I'm tempted... hmmmmmmm.
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  • SmallFrySmallFry Posts: 614Registered Users
    I just love your hair! The layers really bring out the curls! Makes me want to get mine cut too!
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  • xcptnlxcptnl Posts: 15,678Registered Users
    If I didn't like you so much I would really dislike you (with that envy kind of dislike). Your hair looks fantastic!!! I am so happy for you that the layers fixed it!!!
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  • DEL2CDEL2C Posts: 6,418Registered Users
    :shock: I'm speechless...............

    absolutely FAB-tastic Missy!
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  • masa_innmasa_inn Posts: 306Registered Users
    ebzonix wrote: »
    Wow, it just look like a golden waterfall. :D Very pretty
    Exactly!
    Brunette, almost BSL length, growing out.
    CG since Feb 2008, modified CG since September 2008.

    I now know my texture/porosity!! (TY, Tiffany!) Medium texture; ends on a porous side; new growth - normal porosity.

    Wash: Suave; EO Sweet Orange shampoo

    Conditioner: GVP Balm, Mango Lustrasilk

    Styling: KCCC, BRHG and LA Looks

    Want to try: CJ
  • CurliLocksCurliLocks Posts: 10,572Registered Users Curl Dabbler
    xcptnl wrote: »
    If I didn't like you so much I would really dislike you (with that envy kind of dislike). Your hair looks fantastic!!! I am so happy for you that the layers fixed it!!!

    Ditto! Looks fab! :D
    SF Bay Area, CA * "The Angel-Goddess-Guru of Haircoloring" :D
    3b/c/a mix. medium texture, low porosity
    My Motto: Strand Test! some hair pics
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  • micol124micol124 Posts: 171Registered Users
    Looks great missGib! Could you take more pictures so those of us trying to cut our own hair with more layers (well, maybe it is just me :P) can figure this out? :D
    2c/3a - Miii - Coarse - Low porosity I think

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  • whatsercurlwhatsercurl Posts: 4,049Registered Users
    Gorgeous, MsG!
    Current Products: CJ Products: CF, DF, CT, SG, AFG, CIAB AND CK is back!
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  • LoloDSMLoloDSM Posts: 3,778Registered Users
    *le sigh* Beautiful!
    Loose botticelli curls and waves
    No silicones/no sulfates since March 2008
  • jwill112876jwill112876 Posts: 205Registered Users
    Ok so tell us MsG, when exactly has your hair looked bad? HAHA! It is ALWAYS beautiful!

    But I must say that the cut looks great on you!

    Jenn :)
    CG since April09
    2b ~ regularly
    2c ~ on a 'good' day
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    co-wash ~ Suave coconut
    condish ~ BLCB
    style ~ JCRR & JCCC & BRHG
    clarify ~ BS rinse & ACV

    :love7:Currently jones-ing for KCCC & KCKT:love7:

    :wav:
  • rudeechickrudeechick Posts: 6,726Registered Users
    Wow, yes - huge difference! I'm glad your liking it better now.

    <mental note to call my stylist back - want. my. layers.:sad8:>
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  • msgibletmsgiblet Posts: 5,825Registered Users
    Thanks everyone! I'm sure not planning to go without the layers again, that's for sure!
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    Fine, Thick, Normal Porosity, Normal Elasticity

    Countess Balashi of Divi Beach in the Order of the Curly Crusaders :occasion5:

    If I'm Going To Have A Bad Hair Day, It Might As Well Be In Aruba!

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  • misspammisspam Posts: 5,318Registered Users
    ebzonix wrote: »
    Wow, it just look like a golden waterfall. :D Very pretty

    What a perfect description! :toothy7:

    Yes, msgiblet, your hair is gorgeous. Layers really enhance what you've already got - great hair!
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  • lisa_jlisa_j Posts: 153Registered Users
    Your hair is beautful! I am envious.
  • CurliLocksCurliLocks Posts: 10,572Registered Users Curl Dabbler
    msgiblet wrote: »
    Thanks everyone! I'm sure not planning to go without the layers again, that's for sure!

    I'll remind you of this next time you decide to cut the length to even up [get rid of] the layers. ;) :D (isn't that why you went shorter? ignore me if I'm wrong)
    SF Bay Area, CA * "The Angel-Goddess-Guru of Haircoloring" :D
    3b/c/a mix. medium texture, low porosity
    My Motto: Strand Test! some hair pics
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  • msgibletmsgiblet Posts: 5,825Registered Users
    CurliLocks wrote: »
    msgiblet wrote: »
    Thanks everyone! I'm sure not planning to go without the layers again, that's for sure!

    I'll remind you of this next time you decide to cut the length to even up [get rid of] the layers. ;) :D (isn't that why you went shorter? ignore me if I'm wrong)

    PLEASE feel free to remind me if I ever think about doing this again!! On the up side, my hair is really healthy right now!!:toothy7:
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    Fine, Thick, Normal Porosity, Normal Elasticity

    Countess Balashi of Divi Beach in the Order of the Curly Crusaders :occasion5:

    If I'm Going To Have A Bad Hair Day, It Might As Well Be In Aruba!

    [SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]
  • CurliLocksCurliLocks Posts: 10,572Registered Users Curl Dabbler
    Will do! :D It looks great shorter too, so it's a nice change anyway, just to mix things up. :)
    SF Bay Area, CA * "The Angel-Goddess-Guru of Haircoloring" :D
    3b/c/a mix. medium texture, low porosity
    My Motto: Strand Test! some hair pics
    [SIGPIC][/SIGPIC] -- gone, but never forgotten.
  • rudeechickrudeechick Posts: 6,726Registered Users
    Your layers have shone the hair gds upon me - my stylist finally called back. She is squeezing me in at 8:30 AM Wednesday!:blob7:
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  • JusduitJusduit Posts: 578Registered Users
    It looks absolutely beautiful and very healthy looking!
    3a (protein sensitive)
    Fine, normal porosity, normal elasticity

    Cleansers: Mop-C Hydrating Shampoo, JCGLS
    Conditioners: CJCR, TJTTT
    Leave-in: CJCR, CK Satin Roots
    Stylers: UFDCM, CJPP
    Standby items:GVP K-Pak
  • tinahtinah Posts: 1,195Registered Users Curl Neophyte
    Your hair looks gorgeous. The layers made a huge difference! It's just beautiful!
    CG - 3/27/09
    3b - dry - medium texture/medium porosity!
    Co wash/rinseout/leave in: currently auditioning products
    Styling: lube and BRHG
  • pinksugarpinksugar Posts: 2,346Registered Users
    Ooooh....I love the layers! Your hair looks great!
  • msgibletmsgiblet Posts: 5,825Registered Users
    rudeechick wrote: »
    Your layers have shone the hair gds upon me - my stylist finally called back. She is squeezing me in at 8:30 AM Wednesday!:blob7:

    YAY!! Your hair is gorgeous anyway but I hope they make you feel better - mine sure did!
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    Fine, Thick, Normal Porosity, Normal Elasticity

    Countess Balashi of Divi Beach in the Order of the Curly Crusaders :occasion5:

    If I'm Going To Have A Bad Hair Day, It Might As Well Be In Aruba!

    [SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]
  • hmixonhmixon Posts: 214Registered Users
    Everyone who wants msgiblet's hair raise your hand

    :hello2:
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