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Old 09-13-2013, 06:51 PM   #2
Firefox7275
 
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Shampoo doesn't moisturise (add or increase water) it cleanses, and most products damage the hair even if only in a minor way. It's your conditioners that should be moisturising if your hair needs more water - with CG you would be using three (rinse out, leave in, deep). If you ask one product to do two jobs you often end up with a product that does not perform well at either task.

If you want the gentlest possible cleansing go for conditioner-only washing or a shampoo at pH 4.5 to 5.5 AND based on a glucoside or betaine surfactant.
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2a-2c, medium texture, porous/ colour treated. Three years CG, growing out mechanical and chemical damage = breakage and very high porosity. Past armpit length heading for waist.

CO-wash: Inecto coconut
Treatments: Komaza Matani, coconut oil, Hairveda Sitrinillah
Leave in: Fructis Sleek & Shine (old), Gliss ultimate volume, Inecto argan
Styler: Umberto Giannini jelly, Boots Essentials gel
Experimenting with: going back to basics
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