Go Back   CurlTalk > Hair > Readers' Product Reviews

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 06-23-2008, 11:59 AM   #1
 
eche428's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 1969
Posts: 2,324
Default CK alternative - Astroglide vs. KY Silk

I haven't gotten around to ordering CK yet but have been experimenting with KY and Astroglide as alternatives for a few weeks now. Thought I'd let you know my opinion.

I really like the KY Silk. I use it on dripping wet hair in the shower. I've used it alone and under both hard hold and medium hold gels. I really like how my hair feels when I use it alone but the curls don't hold up to wind as well as they do with gel. Ha, I should maybe restate that as wind just sucks and both ways my curls don't hold up. They just look a little bit less bad with gel than without.

I've also been trying the Astroglide. I really don't get good results with this stuff (used it with and without gel). I think it might be because it's stickier than the KY Silk which is really liquidy. The Astroglide seems to stick to my hands and even though I'm putting it in dripping wet hair in the shower it seems to stick to my palms and pull bits of hair away from the clumps. I get a lot of surface frizz with Astroglide that I don't get with KY.

I'm definitely going to get CK to compare but really like KY Silk. I'd recommend it.
__________________
< member since 2006. No idea where 1969 came from.
eche428 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply
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 05:06 AM.


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