SMU is awesome! This is the only gel that I can get 2nd and even 3rd day hair with. But it makes my hair super dry and I wonder if it's the reason for some of the breakage that I've been experiencing.
Originally Posted by curls_abound
I switch back and forth between the HE SMU and HEBE gels and really like both, but like curls-abound, I also find that sometimes my hair feels a bit dry with the SMU. I'm not sure if it's the benzyl alcohol because the BE has it too. The only difference between the two is the botanical ingredients so I'm wondering if that's it.
As far as SMU in the humidity, I think a lot of curlies on here like it in the summer.
3b/c fine, thick, porous, protein sensitive
Modified CG, CJ Rehab, JCWDT, KCKT, VO5 Chamomile Tea Therapy, CJDF, HEBE Gel/Mousse, Bioinfusion Rosemary Mint shampoo, occasional protein

Experimenting with BRHG

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