You want soaps that are made the cold process way from saponified oils. I'm picky about ingredients. My hair hated the Chagin Valley bars because of the castor oil. I'm also sensitive to fragrance, so like natural scents--no synthetic fragrances.
3a (Corkicelli), highlighted, fine, low porosity
modified CG, since April '07
CG since 3/11/08
HGs: Curly Kinks Satin Roots, Curlycue ReNew and Coil Jam; homemade FSG and okra gel; soap bars; DM MiraCurls Curling Gelly; UFD Curly Magic; Shescentit LIs; Sevi conditioners; Botanical Spirits Puree, CJ Repair Me