UK CGers - start our own CG friendly product list!

Hello all!
I'm a UK newbie - well kind of new - i have been reading the posts for a while now but decided to sign up today so i could reply to the CG product list post.

Had to share my latest discovery; a great little website I came found in one of my desperate, late night random searches for UK based CG products - ironsun organics

They only sell "Made in the UK" CG products (except for 2 of them i think) and only natural or organic or both. I have to tell you, i was quite surprised to see the selection, i never thought you could get stuff like that here!

Anyway, check them out, i plan to get the hair milk or the deep hair repair (but not before the end of the month if ya know what i mean).

I think i like this....will definately contribute more to this forum!

Sorry guys. i posted the same reply twice. How do i delete?

Last edited by chenaj; 07-27-2009 at 05:29 PM. Reason: i posted my reply twice - im just learning my way around the forum!
has anybody ever tried jason's aloe vera gel? is there any good? what other AVG gels have you tried? my hair responds well to AVG but i'm running out of my current one and need to buy a new one. Also, i saw some essential oils at a health shop called Revital. Where do you people get essentials oils? or should i pick holland and barretts?

Mod CG, 3a/3bish Mix of medium textured big curls, spirals and ringlets Low Poo: Tigi Catwalk Curlesque sulfate-free
Condish Naked Hydrating Condish
DT: Naked Glossing deep treatment
Leave-in: Same as condish
Styling: Paul Mitchell Sculpting foam, Boots pink, Tigi Catwalk Curlesque Defining serum, MOP Glisten High Shine pomade, Paul Mitchell sculpting gel,Original Sprout Curl tamer creme
Hi I'm new to these boards so please bear with me...!

I have just bought the Naked Colour shampoo in an effort to avoid sulphates which seemed to be ruining my wavy dry hair (I'm somewhere between type 2a/2b) and using Original Source peppermint condish. Whilst sorting through numerous old 'cone-laden products I had lying around I found a Superdrug Naturals Intensive Coconut and Sweet Almond deep conditioner. Looking at the ingredients I couldn't see any (obvious) cones, which surprised me as I remembered this conditioner really being quite heavy on my hair. Does anyone have any experience of this product? Is it CG?

Also have bought the Naked Heat Protection Spray for blow drying... ingredients look okay but I'm not sure it's really doing anything. Would love to hear if anybody else has used these!
I am planning to buy the Naked hair range of Care 'poos and 'cos, the curl cream, and maybe the gel. not sure if the gel is cg though, so would like to know if it is:

Ingredients: Aqua, Alcohol denat, Dehydroxanthan gum, Aloe barbadensis, PEG-40 Hydrogenated castor oil, Parfum, Chlorphenesin, Phenoxyethanol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Citric acid, Potassium sorbate, Sodium benzoate, Benzyl salicylate, Amyl cinnamal, Linalool, Hydroxycitronellal, Eugenol, Geraniol, Citronellol, Benzyl benzoate, Limonene.
2c/3a - M/C - ii/iii
Countess DuckyDot , Keeper of the book of Vegetarianism and Arty Pants, Leader of the Curly Ducks in the Order of the Curly Crusaders

Away and might not be back. See me at:
Yep, it's CG. The alcohol denat. and phenoxyethanol can be quite drying, however, so watch out for that.
3b/c. Fine, med-high porosity, normal elasticity. Hair loves oils in summer, protein in winter. Constantly battling the hard water monster.

CJ Curl Theory, Curl Rehab, Smoothing, Curl Fix, Daily Fix, CCCC, CIAB, CQ, SSCC, MC shampoo, Inecto Pure Coconut Oil, CP luscious curl creme (summer), DB Pumpkin Seed (summer), FD/MT, JCWDT, JCTS

American literature PhD student in the UK...
kay, thank you oddityofwings
2c/3a - M/C - ii/iii
Countess DuckyDot , Keeper of the book of Vegetarianism and Arty Pants, Leader of the Curly Ducks in the Order of the Curly Crusaders

Away and might not be back. See me at:
Evening ladies,

I have tried CG before, but due to my problem sebhorrheic dermatitis I had to fall back into my old ways. Having done some further research I'm ready to give it another shot. I find all the product ingredients so difficult to interpret. Here are the products I think are CG friendly:

Raw honey for the treatment of my SD
Dr. Organics shampoo (also to assist in the treatment of my SD)
Tesco Value Conditioner
Original Source Tea Tree Conditioner
NEW Naked Smooth Jojoba Oil Silky Conditioner
Coots Essentials Curl Creme
Tesco Value Gel

I know there are a few cheapy items in there, but I think they might be CG friendly. Can anyone tell me if they are?

Many thanks.

Day 1 here I come!

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