I can't use Cantu at all!
My hair turns into straw and breaks off when I overdo the protein.
Once a week I mix some a dropper of silk amino acid in my prepoo and I try to keep other proteins out of my hair.
Me: 3c, very thick
BC- May 2010
pre poo: avacado, banana babyfood, grapeseed oil, and silk amino acid. Cleanser: DC No Poo 1x a week and BC 1x a week. DT: GVP Cond balm and grape seed oil
Co-wash: GVP CD, TJ tea tree
Leave-in: GVP CD, TJ tea tree, and grape seed oil
Styling: HETT and castor oil
DD (8 & 6 yo): both4s (1 thick, 2 thin) – keep in 2strand twists
DD (4yo): 3b (very thin, hard to grow) – keep in single braids with lots of beads for protection