Thanks for your input. This is so overwhelming ... I spent an hour at walmart reading ingredients on the bottles while also trying to figure out what works for my hair. It's still early for me though.
Originally Posted by SaMmIe10
Maybe don't try to reinvent the wheel, try using tried and tested products that are mentioned on these forums, there are lots of threads on drugstore brands for specific hair types/ properties if you run advanced searches (Google is perhaps better than the NC search function). There are ingredients lists for numerous products here on NC and others on Google.
2a-2c, medium texture, porous/ colour treated. Three years CG. Past bra strap length heading for waist.

CO-wash: Inecto coconut/ Elvive Volume Collagen
Treatments: Komaza Care Matani, coconut/ sweet almond/ fractionated coconut oils, Hairveda Sitrinillah
Leave in: Fructis Sleek & Shine (old), Gliss Ultimate Volume, various Elvive
Styler: Umberto Giannini jelly, Au Naturale styling gelee
Flour sack towel, pixie diffuse or air dry.
Experimenting with: benign neglect