We’re talking hair products today!
OK, moms of curly-hair girls, I’ve got a scoop for you! Recently Dove asked me to try out their Dove Damage Therapy Intensive Repair conditioner. With four Ethiopian girls in our house, we go through a LOT of conditioner– a 32 ounce bottle a month, at least. So when I got this conditioner in the mail and saw it was for dry fragile hair, I handed the bottle straight to them to try out. Several of them have such delicate hair that they don’t even shampoo, instead using conditioner. When their hair is wet and conditioned is the best time to detangle. Under running water is even better– it makes combing almost pain free. But then once hair is clean, we always put a little more conditioner into the hair, this time leaving it in, again to allow for easier combing.
Over the years we have tried and rejected many, many conditioners. Some don’t have enough slickness to allow for easy detangling. Some are too greasy-looking to use as leave-in conditioner. Others dry white and leave the hair looking goopy. Still others work for one or two of the girls, but not all of them, which is a hassle.
One conditioner that has worked well for us over the years is Tresemme. It is priced reasonably and works for all the girls. Frankly, I didn’t know if this new Dove conditioner would be as good. But I’m pleased to report that our girls have all been using it for a week, and we all really like it. It helps with detangling, it doesn’t leave a residue in hair when used as a leave-in, and the big girls says it smells better than the other stuff too.
I haven’t compared prices, but I’ll check it out next time we go to the store. If the price point is reasonable, we’ll definitely be buying more of it. If you’d like to try this conditioner, scroll down for a $1.50 coupon.
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