All time fave protein treatments? And best DT to use after?

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I'm a newbie and was wondering what would be some CG approved PTs? I'm in desperate need to do some damage control.
This thread is all about CG protein treatments so if you read through you'll see a lot of great suggestions. A lot of people, including me, like Curl Junkie Repair Me. Good luck. You'll learn a lot here!
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Medium Texture/Normal Porosity
Summer routine - icequeen method and loving CJ Aloe Fix Lite, diluted with a few drops of water for frizz control and clumping.
Curl Junkie conditioners, Elucence moisture balancing conditioner, CJ Pattern Pusha, CJ Curl Queen, UFDCM,
Weekly PT (CJ Repair Me) & DT
CG since Aug. 08, still a lot to learn

IAGirl's pt, Ion Effective Care, Ion Reconstructor, Spiral Solutions, Curl Junkie Repair Me, and Colorful Neutral Protein Filler are all CG protein treatment options.
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CG since 11/2011
2c /3a F /Mii, low porosity

Summer Products /Routine:
Clarifying: ACV rinses, Suave Professional Men Deep Clean Peppermint
Low Poo: Renpure Luxurious Argan Oil
Co-washes: VO5 Kiwi Lime Squeeze or Strawberries & Cream
RO: VO5 KLS or S&C, Cure Care
LI (if needed): VO5 S&C, VO5 SC, Cure Care
Stylers: FSG, AIF,
Tresemme Flawless Curls Bouncy Curls gel
PT: IAGirl's (link) as needed
One more vote for IAgirl's gelatin recipe.

I also love the Spiral Solutions PT.
fine - normal porosity*?- medium density - normal elasticity. Hard water. SoCal.
*Used to be low-porosity, but I lightened my hair 1-2 shades, so I may be normal-porosity now.

New climate! Current favorites:
Low-poo: CJ Gentle Cleansing Shampoo, Giovanni SaS
RO: V05 Kiwi Lime
Styler: UFD CM (old formula), FSG + CNPF
PT: CJ Repair Me, IAgirl's gelatine

Experimenting with: JC Confident Coils, JC Rockin Ringlets, CJ CIAB, gelatin gel

iherb discount code: CFN646
I really like Curl Junkie Repair Me! It's both a PT and DT in one bottle. Works really well on my dry 3b curls.
Originally Posted by Spiralli

Me, too. I've only had a sample of CJRM, but had enough for about four uses. Each time, I really liked what it did to my hair. So much so, that I am now comparing every other product to it and I can't get the same results.
Originally Posted by inhisgrip

I third this. Just got it a few weeks ago and am really liking it.
I just tried IAgirl's gelatin PT. Love it! I will be doing this regularly. I'm hoping this will get my hair back to a healthier state.
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Last edited by Goldenears; 06-28-2014 at 09:16 PM.
IA girl's gelatin PT. No need for conditioning for me afterwards. Just water. Tomorrow I'm going to try homemade PT with hydrolyzed keratin.

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