This is how it turned out:
This is my hair, airdried, without any styling product, and just after my having raked it out with my fingers.
Here's a close up of the crown, so you can see how shiny it still is:
Seriously, my hair has been gleaming all week, people in the office have commented on it!
I couldn't be happier with my new hair, it's a whole new lease of life for me!