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Girls, I need your curly wisdom

Why is it that whenever I color my hair, I have the best hair the next day? Any frizz I have is gone, my hair is soft, uniform curls. Is there an ingredient in the hair color that makes my hair this way? This happens whenever I color. The brand doesn't seem to make a difference. Any thoughts?

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  • The ScientistThe Scientist Posts: 239Registered Users
    The same thing used to happen to me actually. Sorry, I don't have any explanations, but I just thought it was an odd coincidence :wink:
    2c/3a modified CG
    HG product: AG Recoil... Searching for others...
    HG method: pixiecurl method of drying. I'll never go back!
  • JolieCurlsJolieCurls Posts: 92Registered Users
    The conditioners that come with the hair color is really nice and thick (although I think there are usually a lot of cones in them)
    :bunny:2b/3a/3b botticelli curls, medium fine, medium coarse

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  • teela1978teela1978 Posts: 278Registered Users
    JolieCurls wrote:
    The conditioners that come with the hair color is really nice and thick (although I think there are usually a lot of cones in them)

    JolieCurls could be onto something! Do you usually use cones? Maybe you should start :)
    Fine Wavy (2a)
    Weeklyish shampoo with CO's inbetween to keep down the grease.
  • HippieChicHippieChic Posts: 252Registered Users
    I use cones occasionally, but I don't use the conditioner that comes with the hair color, just one of my multiple daily conditioners.
  • tinicurlydtinicurlyd Posts: 1,053Registered Users
    i agree . my hair always looks good with a coloring , no frizz just nice smooth curls. i just got a shine conditioning treatment over the weekend with color and my hair is so shiny that a few ppl have commented that my hair looks like glass like lol..
    Modified CG-Use Low Poo
    Use Suaves & VO5 Condish For CG-Honey+ Condish=My curls are loving it!
    *Suave gels ( love crunchy gels )*My HGs-Re:coil, Jessicurls , Boots , Loreal Spiral Curl Mousse, Tigi Amp*

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  • HalfWavyHalfCurlyHalfWavyHalfCurly Posts: 907Registered Users
    Today's formulas either contain good conditioners built-in OR come with a packet of special conditioner (which I've often wished they'd sold separately!) so that may be why your hair feels so good, I've never had a bad color day either!
    2A/3A, medium length, layered, colored dark/medium ash blonde - "CGer" since April '02.

    "Converting the 'curlskeptics' one curly head at a time..." HWHC ;-)
  • SuZenSuZen Posts: 1,595Registered Users
    Seems to me that Sally's sells one brand of the conditioner packets separately. Wish I could remember which one.

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