Monday, 30 May 2011

Best Product Over/Under $10 / £5 !

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1. Best Shampoo - Under $10 (UK - Under £5)
2. Best Shampoo - Over $10 (UK - Over £5)
3. Best Conditioner - Under $10 (UK - Under £5)
4. Best  Conditioner - Over $10 (UK - Over £5)

My Answers
1. Herbal Essences (any flavour)
2. Hell would freeze over before I coughed up over £5 for a shampoo (I'm cheap!)
3. Herbal Essences Smooth and Soft Mask
4. L'Occitane en Provence Shea Butter Mask


  1. 1.Yes To Tomatoes
    2. I have no earthly idea! LOL (broke college student and conditioner freak)
    3. Aussi Moist Conditioner
    4. Oyin Honey Hemp

  2. 1. Shea Moisture coconut/hibiscus curl shampoo.
    2. TIGI moisture maniac
    3. Giovanni 50/50 balancing moisturizing
    4. Jessicurl weekly deep conditioner

  3. 1. African Black soap/baby shampoo/Alberto Balsam
    2. ??? but why
    3. Tresemme Moisture Rich Conditioner
    4. if i wasn't 'frugal'.. Oyin

  4. 1.Pantene Relaxed & Natural shampoo & conditioner

    2.Garnier Fructis Length/strength shampoo & conditioner

    3.Suave Tropical Coconut conditioner

    4.Lekair Cholesterol plus conditioner

    5.Lustrasilk cholesterol (conditioners)


  5. lol kinky locz!!!

    Thanks all for the responses and for adding some over $10 shampoos!

  6. 1. Dr. Bronners Almond Organic Liquid Soap (love those FEW ingredients!)
    2. Oyin Honey Wash
    3. Herbal Essence Hello Hydration mask
    4. Alaffia Neem & Shea Scalp Recovery Conditioner

  7. 1. Best Shampoo - Under $10- Live clean moisture
    2. Too cheap for that
    3. SUAVE HUMECTANT!!!!!!
    4.Aubrey Organic Honeysuckle rose. I hate the smell and the ingredient list is weird but it makes my curls POP and the slip is ridiculous.

  8. 1. Organix Vanilla Silk Shampoo

    2. Would never spend over $10 for shampoo!

    3. Suave Naturals Tropical Coconut

    4. Fekkai Essential Shea Conditioner

  9. 1. Best Shampoo - Boots ingredients shampoo coconut/ almond
    2. Best Shampoo - Dr bronner's castille soap
    3. Best Conditioner - Tresemme natural
    4. Best Conditioner - Giovanni smooth as silk

  10. 1. Best Shampoo - Pantene's Curly to Straight Shampoo
    2. Best Shampoo - Oyin's Grand Poo Bar
    3. Best Conditioner - Suave Natural Tropical Coconut
    4. Best Conditioner - *Aubrey's Organics White Camellia*...though I just bought Oyin's Honey Hemp and I may have to betray my staple.

  11. 1. Dove Intense Repair Shampoo
    2. Shea Moisture Shampoos / Curl Junkie Daily Fix / Giovanni 50:50 shampoo
    3. Dove intense Repair Conditioner / Tresemmé Naturals / Garnier Fructis Triple Nutrition Conditioner
    4. Crown Pride Naturals Avocado Detangling Conditioner or their Tucuma Hair Mask / Curl junkie Deep Fix / Komaza Care Intense moisture Therapy / Aubrey Organics GPB Conditioner

  12. 1. Best Shampoo - Under $10 Trader Joe's Nourish Spa
    2. Best Shampoo - Over $10 Karen's Body Beautiful
    3. Best Conditioner - Under $10 Tresemme Naturals
    4. Best Conditioner - Over $10 Aubrey Organics

  13. Shampoo < £5 : Naked Moisturising shampoo (sulphate free)
    Shampoo > £5 (because of its jumbo size) : Giovanni Smooth as Silk (also sulphate free)

    Conditioner < £5 : TRESemmé Naturals Nourishing Moisture Conditioner (brings out my curl pattern in a BIG way)
    Conditioner > £5 : Giovanni Smooth as Silk Conditioner

  14. Best Shampoo - over $10 - Bee Mine Botanical Moisturizing Shampoo

    Best Conditioner - over $10 - Bee Mine Avocado Cream Balanced Conditioner

  15. 1. Best Shampoo - Under $10 Giovanni Smooth as Silk (sulfate free)
    2. Best Shampoo - Over $10 Deva Curl Low Poo (sulfate free)
    3. Best Conditioner - Under $10 Garnier Fructis Triple Nutrition (silicone free)
    4. Best Conditioner - Over $10 Aubrey Organcs GPB (silicone free)

  16. 1. Live Clean Apple Cider Vinegar Clarifying Shampoo
    2. Lush Rehab, so, so good, but NOT sustainable with MY income...
    3. TRESemmé Naturals Nourishing Moisture Conditioner
    4. Haven't had one yet.

    I'm a new natural and I'm not into the product junkie thing, although I know I'll have to go through some trial and error with products. Live Clean seems to have good ingredients and they are affordable. I have yet to try their conditioner. I also want to try the Yes to line.

  17. 1. Best Shampoo <£5 - Shikaki Soap
    2. NO WAY!!!
    3. Best Condition <£5 - Combinations of EVOO,Honey,Coconut Milk or Avocado -depending whats in the kitchen -LOL!!
    Also Alberto Balsam (4 bottles for £3) pomegranate or madarin for rinsing out henna
    4. NO WAY!!!

  18. 1. Best Shampoo Under $10: Organix Tea Tree shampoo.

    2. Best Shampoo Over $10: Never bought one.

    3. Best Conditioner Under $10: VO5 conditioners.

    4. Best Conditioner Over $10: Aubrey Organics White Camellia conditioner.

  19. 1 Jason's but i can't say that I love it or even like it anymore since I found terressencials
    2. Terressencials with Apple Cider Vinegar
    3 Jason's but also don't really like it. Last resort product if I'm all out of my arsenal which is NEVER
    4. DermOrganic Masque,
    Devacurl Heaven in Hair (I use intense moisture treatment creams as both leave-in in smaller amounts and rinse out conditioners)
    Kinky Curly Knot Today gives it great slip but I'm still experimenting in using it with other products


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