Cross-posting in 2c following advise

s-curl-7s-curl-7 Posts: 193Registered Users
A helpful little bird told me I hadn't gotten any responses to my hair type query because my hair didn't look like a type 3a on the photos I'd posted and people were being nice about not telling me I was more of a 2c (thinking I had posted in the 3a forum because of preconceived ideas I would rather not be relieved of).

I guess I should have posted in the general hair section as it would have avoided this misconception! ...I don't "want" to be this or that hair type, but I did think that I was a 3a (:confused1:) , hence that's where I posted - hoping to have it either confirmed or to be pointed elsewhere ;)

I do realise I should have posted better photos so I have added 2 pics where I think it is a bit easier to see my hair (full portrait) and where I have barely used any product (only homemade FSG): http://public.fotki.com/s-curl-7/hair-type/5.html

And please don't think that I want only this or that feedback: ANY feedback is welcome! In other words: I am happy being any one hair type, just as long as I learn to care for my hair in the best way! That's why I've also posted a pic that I think is fairly accurate of what my hair looks like when I haven't styled it much, and not even smoothed down the frizzies :icon_smile:

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CG since 2 May 09
Co-wash: Coop X-tra
Conditioner: [buylink=http://www.curlmart.com/Jessicurl-Too-Shea-Extra-Moisturizing-Conditioner-p-105.html?utm_source=naturallycurly.com&utm_medium=text-link&utm_content=curltalk-post-text&utm_campaign=jessicurl-too-shea-extra-moisturizing-conditioner]JC Too Shea[/buylink]
WDT: [buylink=http://www.curlmart.com/Jessicurl-Weekly-Deep-Conditioning-Treatment-p-106.html?utm_source=naturallycurly.com&utm_medium=text-link&utm_content=curltalk-post-text&utm_campaign=jessicurl-weekly-deep-conditioner-treatment]JC WDT[/buylink]
Styling: my regular conditioner as a leave-in, homemade FSG, [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].
Other: I egg-wash once in a while. same with baking soda. I usually do a lemon rinse.
Experimenting with: KC, aloe gel.
5.html
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3a; med-coarse; ii; med or high porosity (or a mix); med elasticity
LOVE CJ products but CJ is no longer sold in Europe and does not ship to Europe so looking for other products. Like Crown Pride and Curly Kinks.
Tools: curlease towel, wide toothed plastic comb, Braun Satin Pro Diffuser.
Current HG: CJ CCCC-lite+BRHG
http://public.fotki.com/s-curl-7/

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