I saw this list & thought it was great & thought I would share it
- EL = ear length
- CBL = collarbone length
- SL = shoulder length
- APL = armpit length
- BSL = bra strap length
- MBL = midback length
- WL = waist length
- HL = hip length
ACV = apple cider vinegar
AO = Aubrey Organics
BAA = big/bad a** afro
BBB = boar-bristle brush
BC = big chop: the process of cutting off all relaxed hair
CD = Carol's Daughter
CO = conditioner only: a method of washing only with conditioners
Cones = silicones (drying agents in hair products)
CWC = condition-wash-condition: a method of washing using a conditioner first then a shampoo for it's lathering affects followed by applying more conditioner.
DC/DT = Deep conditioning treatment
EO = essential oil: rosemary, jojoba, ylang ylang, jasmine, etc.
EVOO = extra virgin olive oil
KBB = Karen's Body Beautiful
KCCC = Kinky Curly Curling Custard
No Poo = the non use of shampoo to wash the hair
Pre Poo = deep conditioning treatment done before shampoo to prevent the shampoo from completely stripping the hair
PJ = product junkie
Shrinkage = the tightening of the curls which results in lose of length.
Slip = the detangling property of conditioners. The more a conditioner detangles, the more "slip" it has.
TWA = teeny weenie afro
WO = water only