Hey all,
What are your thoughts on Herbal Essences Tossle me Softly?

It has bis-aminopropyl dimethacone, is this good/bad. I thought cones were bad?
For every curly on the forums, you'll find a different opinion on that type of cone.

The Bis-aminopropyl dimethicone is basically the same in structure to the a-cone. So, some people have a problem with build up, some don't. I don't have an issue with it really. I think if you use the a-cone, you're considered modified CG, because its not technically water soluble.

Some people follow the Curly Girl routine because they believe silicones suffocate the hair and do not allow proper moisture to the hair shaft. Some follow the CG routine because they have noticed a build up with silicones, so they follow a routine to avoid them. For some, the cones are weigh down the hair, providing for less than optimum curl.
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I use the tousle me softly spray gel as a second day styling spritz, but there are no 'cones in it
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Last edited by lacebryder; 01-09-2010 at 08:26 PM. Reason: wanted to add that there were no cones
Thanks Ladies Just when i think i have a handle on this I come up with more questions LOL! So this particular cone is Got it!
I low poo once a week(ish) and so I don't mind a cone here and there although just a dash - too much weighs me down and gives me frizz.

That said, I used the cream over the summer and liked it quite a bit. I used it by itself for a really soft natural look and under a bit of gel for something more structured. I also added some water to it in my palm and used it like that to fluff up second day hair.
2b (a fine 'n porous wavy)...and finally growing out :-)

Wash: Deva Low-poo
Condish and leave in: OneC or Suave Coconut

Styler: Angell or the Deva foam, sometimes KKKC

Etc: Set It Free as a refresher

Protien: Looking for one

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I love it. I bought the shampoo, conditioner, mousse, and hairspray. It brought new life to my waves!

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