I'll be watching for the Grecian, thanks!

You can use aloe for conditioning. I have it in both my leave in and my gel. Some can use aloe with a little honey as their gel.
Shea is solid but melts with the heat of your hands. Generally it's in a tub.
Low porosity, medium texture.

If it smells good put it in your hair, if it tastes good spit it out!