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Old 02-25-2007, 04:55 PM   #21
 
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Arg. It told me it didn't connect the first time. Double post.
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Old 02-26-2007, 12:12 AM   #22
 
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jenny, I can't remember if you've tried them or not, but cold honey rinses are good for shine.

Honey can make color fade, right? Or did I make that up? I've been wanting to try these honey rinses, but I also love my dye job.
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Old 02-27-2007, 01:06 PM   #23
 
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ACV makes my hair pretty shiny. The generic KPac protein treatment does as well, but that'd only work if your hair likes protein.
Honey makes my hair super shiny. I'd add a bit to my conditioner or deep treatment and it definitely cranked up the shine considerably. I've never tried the cold-rinse technique.
Jojoba oil works well too.
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Old 02-27-2007, 01:18 PM   #24
 
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sf honey lightens the hair yes. It brings out red highlights in mine and I'm not even coloring. That's just lightening my natural color.

Jennyfurrens did try honey. She has some pics in her www clickie.
Honey doesn't add shine for me but aloeba does. I just have to be careful how much I use as it will pull my curl out eventually. It takes about a week though of using it daily.
My hair is dark so good conditioner or oil will add shine so maybe that's why it does that.
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Old 02-27-2007, 04:04 PM   #25
 
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oops, sorry sf, I didn't see your post before. I guess honey probably could lighten up your coloring some yeah, but nothing dramatic. But then again, I use it regularly so I can't really tell if it's lightening mine or not.
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