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Natural Hair Profile
My Mane Speaks | Love Your Own Natural Curls

When I use certain products or follow a set regimen, they are based on my hair characteristics:

My hair is 100% natural since 7.5 years (October 2012). I do have a hue of red-violet from the effects of the henna treatments.

Hair Type: 4a/Coily Springy
Hair Texture/Width: Fine
Hair Density: Low
Hair Porosity: High 
Hair Length: Arm Pit Length (January 2020)
Hair In General: Balanced And Healthy

Big Chop #1: October 2012 (Relaxer and Color)
My Relaxed Hair, Transitioning, And Starting Fresh

Big Chop #2: September 2015 (Heat Damage)
My Mane Speaks | Yasss Girl! Big Chop Number 2

Mini Chop (Big Chop #3): July 2017 (Heat Damage)
My 5th Year Nappyversary | Mini Chop 3.0 And No More Heat


My Hair Diary | My 2020 Goals For My Natural Hair Journey

Regimen And Products

I want to keep the same regimen and the same products for the year. Right now I am transitioning from Mane Choice of 2019 to Camille Rose of 2020

Pre-Poo: Aloe Vera Gel (Plant) and Fenugreek Oil (DIY product)
Cleanse: Trader Joe’s Nourish Spa Shampoo
Co Wash: Trader Joe’s Nourish Spa Conditioner 
Deep Conditioner: Shea Moisture Moringa & Avocado Power Greens Reconstructor ,Banana and Coconut Milk Masque (DIY product)
Protein: ApHogee 2 Minute Reconstructor
Water Bottle: Fenugreek Water (DIY product)
Leave in: Camille Rose Fresh Curl Avocado Smoothie
Oil: Camille Rose Honey Oil, Fenugreek Oil (DIY product)
Cream: Camille Rose Aloe Whipped Butter Gel 
Stylers: Eco Styler Coconut Gel, Eco Styler Olive GelAlikay Naturals Shea Yogurt Hair Moisturizer
Natural Oils: JBCOOlive OilCoconut OilCastor Oil, lavender, peppermint, lemongrass 

Natural Powders/Ingredients: Bentonite, Fenugreek, African Black Soap, Moringa, Henna
Tools: fine tooth comb, wide tooth comb, edge brush, Denman brush

Edges: Eco Styler Coconut Gel

Rarely used products - Coconut Milk Treatment MasqueGreen TeaApple Cider Vinegar RinseFlaxseed Hair Geland Henna Gloss 

I am very happy and pleased with the regimen. I will continue to update my regimen as I grow in my hair journey. If you aren't sure where to start, learn your hair first!

Check out Washing Regimen For Fine, Natural Hair and Confessing My Own Thoughts | What Works For My Natural Hair for more information on my hair regimen

Always Desire Your Natural,

Christina J

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