lol i agree i hate spending lots of money to find it a failure or if it does work well regret trying it because i want to spend more money because i need alot of drugstore products do great and if they dont work my wallet doesnt need to cry should also check out waterlily716 videos she offers alot of drugstore/sally available products (their all silicone and sulfate free)if you tend to avoid those ingredients
Lo-poorganix Shea butter shampoo
Co-wash: suave coconut
Rinse out:GFTN/GVP conditioning balm
Leave in: GF daily care spray leave in
Serum-like product: still need one
Gel:LA looks sport gel/ HESMU,GFPC
Oils: olive, coconut

I think I'm normal-overly porous, medium-thick hair(although I see fine hair too), love protein