Greasy hair after CG

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Hi I've been following CG method for 5 days and my hair today after my 2nd CG wash is greasy 😔is it normal or did I use too much conditioner?
Did you do a one last Sulphate wash before starting CG, if not that could be a reason.

Also for some people it takes time to get used to this new method
3a with some 2a-2c, Medium/Low Porosity
Co-wash:deva no-poo/Vo5 kiwi
Leave-in:Shea Moisture/GVP conditioning Balm/AOHSR

Since long hair- I finger twist in big chunks, which helps till 5th day hair
Gel:LA sports
Plop: Old T-shirt for 15 minutes ,diffuse
When you stop using sulfate shampoos, it often takes a while for your scalp to adjust to the change. It will continue to produce oils as if you are still using drying ingredients for a while, and your hair might feel greasy til your scalp realizes that it can slow down oil production.
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Experimenting with too many products to name here. All this great info keeps my head spinning.
When I first started I was using a very heavy conditioner to co-wash, and I also didn't spend enough time massaging my scalp and rinsing. I found that fixing those things and applying leave-in to my length and ends and more or less avoiding my roots helped a lot.

Also, some people just find that using a mild (sulfate free) shampoo once in a while works better for them.

Good luck!
2c, 3a, something like that... Curl-curious?
It worked I just changed my heavy conditioner.. I was using the same one for washing n conditioning but changed the one for washing and now I'm good
2c, 3a, something like that... Curl-curious?

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