I have absolute zero split ends, but my hair tends to be very coarse, i can see that. Stiff hair strands and you can really really feel each hair strand. If that makes any sense.
3a with some 2a-2c, Medium/Low Porosity
Co-wash:deva no-poo/Vo5 kiwi
Leave-in:Shea Moisture/GVP conditioning Balm/AOHSR
Since long hair- I finger twist in big chunks, which helps till 5th day hair
Plop: Old T-shirt for 15 minutes ,diffuse