Most people I've spoken to continue to use the products that they've been using befor the tried to transition because natural products may not react the same way to permed hair.
I always felt like the silicones protected my hair when I was transitioning, LOL. I didn't start with natural products for curly hair until I was actually natural completely.
lhocc; 082708, BC; 081810, CG; 122410
low porosity, med/coarse texture, high density