{trying to avoid problems} What products clash and leave build up?

I've been creating my curl routine and I notice that some products work well together and others do not.

Today my routine was (in order of application)

co-wash: one hair for dry hair
moisturize: coco curls
Leave in: garnier fructis sleek and shine leave in (first time using this)
gel: goddess curls, eco styler

all was well until I added the gel. I added goddess curls and got this build up of white flakes in my hair. Mostly at the roots. I thought it was the goddess curls so I tried eco styler gel on another side of my head and the same thing happened. So the leave in had issues with the gel. Now i need start over and get the build up out.

Wondering if there are any product clashes you've experienced so I don't make this mistake again with something else. Would love to learn from you.
3b to 4a?

My Routine
Pre-Poo:Conditioner & Avocado Oil or Jamaican Black Caster Oil or Coconut Oil
Co-wash - One Hair for Dry Hair
Moisturize - Coco curls or beija flore creme brulee
Leave In - Shea Moisture Enhancing Smoothie
Gel - Kinky Curly Custard, Deva Spray Gel
Seal ends - Castor Oil

Weekly Routine:
Deep Conditioner - Moroccan Oil Deep Conditioner or Caster Oil & Coconut Oil

Last Relaxer May 2006

http://thereddragonfly.blogspot.com/
Tresemme Naturals doesn't mix with Eco Styler as a leave in. Found THAT our the hard way. LoL!!
FroZen
Thanks for the tip...that's one I can avoid now.
3b to 4a?

My Routine
Pre-Poo:Conditioner & Avocado Oil or Jamaican Black Caster Oil or Coconut Oil
Co-wash - One Hair for Dry Hair
Moisturize - Coco curls or beija flore creme brulee
Leave In - Shea Moisture Enhancing Smoothie
Gel - Kinky Curly Custard, Deva Spray Gel
Seal ends - Castor Oil

Weekly Routine:
Deep Conditioner - Moroccan Oil Deep Conditioner or Caster Oil & Coconut Oil

Last Relaxer May 2006

http://thereddragonfly.blogspot.com/
Mix a small amount in your hand first. That way if it leaves that gummy texture all you have to do is wash your hands instead of your hair.
Under Construction
that is such a great idea! Thanks for the time saver!
3b to 4a?

My Routine
Pre-Poo:Conditioner & Avocado Oil or Jamaican Black Caster Oil or Coconut Oil
Co-wash - One Hair for Dry Hair
Moisturize - Coco curls or beija flore creme brulee
Leave In - Shea Moisture Enhancing Smoothie
Gel - Kinky Curly Custard, Deva Spray Gel
Seal ends - Castor Oil

Weekly Routine:
Deep Conditioner - Moroccan Oil Deep Conditioner or Caster Oil & Coconut Oil

Last Relaxer May 2006

http://thereddragonfly.blogspot.com/
Tresemme Naturals doesn't mix with Eco Styler as a leave in. Found THAT our the hard way. LoL!!
Originally Posted by BlackAngelPlayah
+1
great to know what products dont play well together.
3b to 4a?

My Routine
Pre-Poo:Conditioner & Avocado Oil or Jamaican Black Caster Oil or Coconut Oil
Co-wash - One Hair for Dry Hair
Moisturize - Coco curls or beija flore creme brulee
Leave In - Shea Moisture Enhancing Smoothie
Gel - Kinky Curly Custard, Deva Spray Gel
Seal ends - Castor Oil

Weekly Routine:
Deep Conditioner - Moroccan Oil Deep Conditioner or Caster Oil & Coconut Oil

Last Relaxer May 2006

http://thereddragonfly.blogspot.com/
Mix a small amount in your hand first. That way if it leaves that gummy texture all you have to do is wash your hands instead of your hair.
Originally Posted by my3curlies
I should remember to do this...

Cantu leave in doesn't mix well with Eco styler
I had thought that about Tressemme Naturals and ecostyler as well, BUT, I just found out this week that TN Nourishing Moisture works perfectly for me with the Eco Argan Oil gel. I don't know if any of you have tried that, but I didn't have any problems and as a matter of fact that's what's in my hair now...no flakes and very soft.

With that being said Eco olive oil does not work at all with TN. But I love it with PM The Conditioner...
good to know those subtle product shifts can make such a big difference/
3b to 4a?

My Routine
Pre-Poo:Conditioner & Avocado Oil or Jamaican Black Caster Oil or Coconut Oil
Co-wash - One Hair for Dry Hair
Moisturize - Coco curls or beija flore creme brulee
Leave In - Shea Moisture Enhancing Smoothie
Gel - Kinky Curly Custard, Deva Spray Gel
Seal ends - Castor Oil

Weekly Routine:
Deep Conditioner - Moroccan Oil Deep Conditioner or Caster Oil & Coconut Oil

Last Relaxer May 2006

http://thereddragonfly.blogspot.com/

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