I don't find it very controversial, just different opinions. Like any other hair product, it will work for some and not for others.
My hair does not do well with cones. It gets dry and breaks off and just gets worse and worse the more I use them. But for others it works just fine.
In Western PA
Found NC in 2004. CG since 2-05, going grey since 9-05. 3B with some 3A.
Hair texture-medium/fine, porosity-normal except for the ends which are porous, elasticity-normal.
Suave & VO5 cond, LA Looks Sport Gel, oils, honey, vinegar.
http://public.fotki.com/jeepcurlygurl/ password jeepy **updated Aug 2014**