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Old 07-11-2013, 07:23 AM   #1
 
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Default Question for those of you that use the As I Am coconut co-wash

When you co-wash you hair with it, do you only use this product? Or do you follow up with a regular conditioner afterwards? I was just curious, because there's alcohol in the ingredients, so you obviously can't leave it in your hair as long as a normal conditioner since it'll dry it out.
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Old 07-11-2013, 07:45 AM   #2
 
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AFAIK there is no drying alcohol in that product, only fatty alcohols which are conditioning agents or emollients (softeners).
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Old 07-11-2013, 07:50 AM   #3
 
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I just use it as a co wash only. Rinse well and then apply conditioner.
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I use it as only a co-wash and then TN to detangle. AIA has a great PH too! I recommend it!
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