Go Back   CurlTalk > Hair > General Discussion about Curly Hair

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-01-2013, 09:22 AM   #1
 
Join Date: Apr 2013
Posts: 16
Default using conditioner AND leave-in conditioner?

after shampooing, is it enough only to use leave-in conditioner(LI) or do I also have to use conditioner before the LI?? If yes, how long do you allow your rinse-out conditioner to penetrate your hair?
amy215 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-01-2013, 09:34 AM   #2
 
Starmie's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Posts: 3,995
Default

I think the vast majority of us use rinse-outs, much less I would say use a leave-in. I use both and leave my rinse out in long enough to do all my shower stuff - so a few minutes I guess.
__________________
3b in South Australia.
Starmie is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-01-2013, 10:58 AM   #3
 
chloe92us's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Posts: 1,186
Default

I don't think a leave-in alone would be enough for my hair. I use a RO every time I'm in the shower, regardless of if I "wash" or not...

I leave it on while I do my shower routine in a clip, then rinse at the very end with cold water. Then I put leave-in on (Unless I'm using a very moisturizing product that day, then I'll just seal with oil).
__________________
2C/ Coarse/ Normal porosity/ SW Florida/ Transitioning to gray
Cleanse: CJ Daily Fix, JC Cleansing Cream, TJ Tea Tree Condish
Condish: JC Too Shea, CJ Curl Rehab (both as RO & LI)
Stylers: UFD CM, CJ PP, JC Spiralicious, Darcy's Cream Gel & Cocoa bean whip
chloe92us is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-01-2013, 11:48 AM   #4
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 3,594
Default

I am too lazy to use both plus my hair is dyed therefore I limit water contact, so I skip wash out and only use leave in. Slowly coming round to the idea maybe my hair would be better with both because basically I am applying styling products to naked hair in the top half (only use leave in on the lower half). Maybe it depends how dry/ porous/ damaged your hair is?
Firefox7275 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
conditioner, hair, leave-in
Trending Topics[-]hide

Thread Tools
Display Modes



Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 09:57 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2011 NaturallyCurly.com