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.
last relaxer; 082708, BC; 081810, CG; 122410
high porosity, med/coarse texture, high density, color treated