I wonder if your VO5 has protein?
I can not use protein everyday. Infact I'm experimenting with using protein once a week in the form of a gel.
The products I use without protein are in my siggy.
3A, Protein Senitive, Low Porosity,
Wash: Suave Naturals Conds (excluding Coconut), CVSB
Rinse out/Leave In: GVP Cond. Balm, KCKT,
Style: Naturelle Gel(winter HG), KCCC (summer HG), Flaxseed gel
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