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New "Ology" Walgreens Brand

NvmbrCurlssNvmbrCurlss Posts: 732Registered Users Curl Neophyte
Found this yesterday in Walgreens. Couldn't find out much about it online. I used it as a rinse out cuz the smell is so fresh and different. It's veerrrrrry thick, so my fine hair is not sure what to think about it yet. If any one has used this or can talk about its wheat protein content ( wheat ingredients scare me, eek!) please, share :)
[SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]3B, Fine, Normal P, Normal E, Low-Med D
LowP: Kinky Curly Come Clean (50% EVOO)
NoP: As I Am CC
RO: Suave Coconut, VO5 Shea Cashmere
LI: KCKT or CJBCLI or HETT/HENOYF (w/ 8 drops GSO)


"To much is given, much is expected"

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  • NvmbrCurlssNvmbrCurlss Posts: 732Registered Users Curl Neophyte
    [SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]3B, Fine, Normal P, Normal E, Low-Med D
    LowP: Kinky Curly Come Clean (50% EVOO)
    NoP: As I Am CC
    RO: Suave Coconut, VO5 Shea Cashmere
    LI: KCKT or CJBCLI or HETT/HENOYF (w/ 8 drops GSO)


    "To much is given, much is expected"
  • floridajovigirlfloridajovigirl Posts: 119Registered Users
    I saw this in the Sunday ad and was so excited to try it. Like you, I didn't find much online about this new product. Of course, I went out and got it that day. I used it for the first time yesterday.

    I found the shampoo to be just ok. I don't usually do well with low poos but I seem to keep giving them a chance anyway. I seem to do better using a regular no silicone shampoo (V05) once a week than a low poo a few times a week. The conditioner was pretty good. I could tell that this would be very moisturizing for many but it just didn't give me that slip that I look for. It was very thick. I used it as a rinse out and also as a leave in. I found that my hair was very dry by the end of the day - I think that this was from the protein. I would typically give a new product a couple of uses before I give up on them but I'm scared to try this again because of how dry my hair ended up. This morning I felt the need to wash with my no silicone sulfate shampoo to clarify then I used the Curly Kinks Deep Conditioner and the Curly Kinks leave in, followed by Jessicurl oil blend and HESMU gel - much better!

    I really wanted to like these but sadly they are either going back or I will use the shampoo on my dogs and the conditioner to shave with.
    CO Wash: VO5 Clarifying Conditioners
    Conditioner: Curly Kinks Deep Conditioner and Leave-In
    Styling: Still searching but currently using HESMU

    2A, Medium Texture, Normal Porosity
  • IAgalIAgal Posts: 139Registered Users
    i just picked up the moisturizing low poo today. i am
    excited to try it! no oils,no protein,silicones,sulfates,parabens,etc. i didn't buy the conditioner since it has coconut oil in it,and that breaks me out.
    will give my opinion after trying it too.

    loved the price though. it was 5.99 on sale since i have a walgreens card,for 3.99.
  • IAgalIAgal Posts: 139Registered Users
    after rinsing out the moisturizing low poo my hair felt dry and was tangly.my hair usually never tangles. but once it dried my hair didn't really feel dry but it was poofy. so not sure yet.....
  • IAgalIAgal Posts: 139Registered Users
    i am just NOT enjoying it. going to have to return it.my scalp is itchy and gross from it and my hair is dry. not sure really why, the ingred look great. disappointed..it was easy to pick up and cheap.bummer....why do some low poos seem more drying that sulfate shampoos i'd like to know!
  • irociroc Posts: 7,890Registered Users Curl Neophyte
    IAgal wrote: »
    i am just NOT enjoying it. going to have to return it.my scalp is itchy and gross from it and my hair is dry. not sure really why, the ingred look great. disappointed..it was easy to pick up and cheap.bummer....why do some low poos seem more drying that sulfate shampoos i'd like to know!

    I think its because most sulfate shampoos have a low -cone in them. Makes the shampoo rinse out easier, and feels less dry.


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  • IAgalIAgal Posts: 139Registered Users
    iroc,

    yes that is probably true or at least a big part of it.
  • ChikyuuChikyuu Posts: 268Registered Users
    I just picked up the moisturizing conditioner as I have a full bottle of SheaM lowpoo and walgreens was totally out of the shampoo. Excited to try, due to it being glycerin free and my hair liked shea butter and protein in products before. Has anyone noticed the volumizing and moisturizing conditioners have the exact same ingredient list? It is quite thick, almost like olay face lotion, the smell is wonderful. Plan to use it after co-washing as a rinse out and leave in under gel like usual tomorrow.
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    2c or something MODCG Since December 2011!
    New May 20th Routine
    Low-poo:SheaM
    Co-wash:VO5 KiwiLime or VanillaMint
    LI:TN, Regis OliveOil Condish, GVP CB
    Styler: LALSG
    Daily routine: Cleanse, LI, soak with water, scrunch in gel, plop, pixie diffuse, air dry.


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