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Old 08-02-2005, 09:42 PM   #1
 
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Default Spinoff: Ingredients your hair doesn't like

Here's my list:

magnesium sulfate
SLS
too much protein
silicone
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Old 08-02-2005, 10:42 PM   #2
 
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SLS
drying alcohols
too many oils in one product
too many butters in one product
petrolatum
lanolin
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Old 08-03-2005, 01:43 AM   #3
 
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im bad at ingredients.. but products :
Umberto Gianini jelly (pink)
Pantene
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Old 08-03-2005, 07:14 AM   #4
 
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SLS
petroleum (sp?)
oils (I need to try this again, but straight EVOO made my hair hard.)
parabens
alcohol
proteins (I can tolerate these, but too much means trouble, I think.)
And I'm finding to my surprise....cones....which I used ALL the time before because I loved the slip and feel of them in my hair, especially in conditioners.

I think my hair does better in the long run with truly (as opposed to alleged) natural/organic products.
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Old 08-05-2005, 12:59 PM   #5
 
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Honestly, I can't tell.
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Old 08-05-2005, 10:08 PM   #6
 
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I don't like:

silicones
SLS or close relatives
proteins
mineral oil
large amounts of oils, any kind
lanolin
polyquats (I think these are the yucky ones....I'd have to check)
drying alcohols
petroleum or derived products
really long ingredient lists with things I can't pronounce
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Old 08-07-2005, 10:24 PM   #7
 
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Curlilocs
Honestly, I can't tell.
I can't tell either. But I'd really like to know.
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Old 08-08-2005, 08:04 PM   #8
 
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Urbancurl,

I've been here almost a year and look how short my list is. It takes time to figure out what your hair likes and doesn't like. But, once you do, you save a lot of money with product purchases.

I forgot to list waxes and petrolatum.
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