You may also want to try incorporating a heavier sealant or more emollient moisturizer now that it’s getting colder.
I really like canola oil and soybean oil because of their slip and ceramide content (plus they’re cheap!)
Have you tried a clear rinse? That might add the shine of a semipermanent without too much damage but I don’t know too much about them...
This sudden cold has my hair feeling so dry! I’m tempted to wash it instead of re-moisturize it. And do I need to bust out the grease????
L) SM Raw Shea Butter Co
C) Creme of Nature Pure Honey Cream
B) DIY Whipped Shea Butter
Steam sections w/Handheld
I don’t think I’m going...
This right here! When I start doing wash n gos again, I want to try diffusing to reduce time. What has diffusing changed for you in terms styling?
Right??? I was buying way too many products - had to put a stop to that quick :lol:
On second thought - I’m going on a personal “cruise control” challenge for the rest of the year and next year.
1. No new products (only staples,...
Your hair may have become a higher porosity, which could explain the extra tangling and dryness.
I know folks sometimes recommend porosity...
AP Moisture Miracle DC + Hot Head Cap
I’ll be trimming again in December to prep for the new year. It looks like the bulk of my hair will be able to hit ~ 19-20 in by the end of next...
I prepoo’d overnight on Thursday with a mix of vegetable oil and coconut oil plus my hot head cap for a few minutes. Will be going back to my shea...
Ended up shampooing with SM Raw Shea and dc’ing with African Pride Moisture Miracle DC. I’ll do a protein treatment next wash day.
:drool: Amazing! Your hair is so pretty!
Thank you for the answers!
How do you avoid frizz/loosing definition when diffusing? And what heat setting do you general use?
Prepoo overnight with coconut-soybean oil mix (ran out of my regular prepoo butter mix)
Finger Detangle w/ Garnier Honey...
To all the type 4s who diffuse your wash n gos:
a. Why do you diffuse?
b. How long after you apply you products do you diffuse?
im thinking of...
Yes, I just spritz with water during the week as needed, and then at the end of the week I reapply my leave ins and shea.
I know some people have...
My wash day’s every two weeks, so I usually start spritzing my twists near the end of week one and a couple of times during week two (my hair...