Nature's Gate

Somewhere I read people going shampooless liked the Nature Gate conditioner/ products. I was referred to this site by a fellow CG. What do you all think about this one, is it CG safe? Because I think I know a place close by where I can get these products. Thanks ahead of time. What is the story on soy products? I keep reading good things about them.
http://ewg.org/reports/skindeep2/rep...CT&id=99005080
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I wonder where this product is sold? That looks CG friendly. I dont' see a problem with it.
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Low porosity, medium texture.
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Thanks, I think at healthfood stores. I am going to check it out, I will let you know.
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RedheadCurly
Nature's Gate conditioners are great for CG-ers! I love them myself, and hope the one you chose works well for you, too. GL!!
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I think I've seen Nature's Gate products at GNC and Vitamin Shoppe. They are definitely carried at Whole Foods and the grocery store Wegman's.

I've used the Jojoba Conditioner, and I really like it-very moisturizing and great consistency. It works well as a co-wash and rinses out very easily.

LadyCurlyLocks, your avatar makes me crack up I just read a story in the newspaper last week about a guy who bought the house which was used on the set of A Christmas Story. He also had a business manufacturing and selling lamps like the one in the movie that looked like a woman's leg.

Sherry
Ladycurly and Sherry- thanks. It is ironic, I knew the name rang a bell. It turns out I had bought a bunch of this from my healthfood store previously because 1) I liked it, it had a little henna too 2) It was on major sale for $2 a bottle. Hey for a long hair curly red, that was too much to pass up. Now that I am on CG it is better yet. The one I bought tonight was more, but still great. I got the moisturizing conditioner, at the local healthfood store. As the curl turns, to be continued.
Red
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Okay, this is just spooky!! I bought my first bottle of NG Herbal Condish for like maybe $4 on Friday and used it today for the first time!!

I love it! It gave me awesome ringlets and smells neat. I love that it's more natural and I really love that it's so inexpensive.

My local Vitamin Shop had it I think.

I'm in heaven that I found another condish that's super cheap and easy to get. That way I can alternate and not tear through my Back to Basics as quickly anymore.
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CurlieGlamour- That is great. I love my Nature's Gate. I originally got the henna one, before going Curly Girl. It made my hair more red, and oh so soft. Really like it.

Now I have the Herbal Condish, love it. Happy Curly Endeavers.
Red
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RedheadCurly
CurlieGlamour- That is great. I love my Nature's Gate. I originally got the henna one, before going Curly Girl. It made my hair more red, and oh so soft. Really like it.

Now I have the Herbal Condish, love it. Happy Curly Endeavers.
Red
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Irish-American Curly
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RedheadCurly
CurlieGlamour- That is great. I love my Nature's Gate. I originally got the henna one, before going Curly Girl. It made my hair more red, and oh so soft. Really like it.

Now I have the Herbal Condish, love it. Happy Curly Endeavers.
Red
3B, CG,Corkscrew
Xtramoist shampoo, Fastfood leave on, Recoil, varnish Gel-Herbal Essances, Totally Twisted
Irish-American Curly
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RedheadCurly
CurlieGlamour- That is great. I love my Nature's Gate. I originally got the henna one, before going Curly Girl. It made my hair more red, and oh so soft. Really like it.

Now I have the Herbal Condish, love it. Happy Curly Endeavers.
Red
3B, CG,Corkscrew
Xtramoist shampoo, Fastfood leave on, Recoil, varnish Gel-Herbal Essances, Totally Twisted
Irish-American Curly
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RedheadCurly
ewg.org is a hoax site that has been sited by many and has an alarmist attitude about everything. I wouldn't loose sleep over it.
Laura- what is ewg.org? Thanks
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RedheadCurly
I've used 2 of Nature's Gate's conditioners: the jojoba - for damaged hair and the Hemp - for dry frizzy hair. Both are great! They moisturize nicely, are not "contaminated" with -cones, waxes or harsh chemicals and the scents are very light.

Unfortunately, they are only sold at one store in my town and even then, they are not on the shelf for long.
3A/3B type chest-lenght color-treaded. Tends to be dry with some frizz, year-round. (Check out my fotki)
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Ruqqyya- I just read on another one of my posts that Nature's Gate has petroleum and mineral oil. I was dissappointed, but I am going to check it out. I do love that conditioner. Yes, it is hard to find it here too. I am going to use my Suave today but will check into my NG. I will let you know. I am saddened by this too.
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RedheadCurly
Laura- what is ewg.org? Thanks
Originally Posted by RedheadCurly2007
That's the website you linked in your original post.
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Bailey- oh I was not thinking, the ewg did not ring a bell. LOL

I read my ingredients on NG Herbal, no petroleum or mineral oil. That is good, I was relieved.
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Irish-American Curly
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RedheadCurly
I've tried the Natures Gate Hemp CO too, and it's pretty good for CG. I was purposely looking for a more natural CO that didn't have any proteins in it. I get it at Whole Foods.
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Mafalda- I believe you can order them online too if necessary. Good curling...
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Irish-American Curly
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RedheadCurly
Yes, you can get them online as well. I used to order online, until my local commissary started selling them. Yea!
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