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Lee stafford seasalt spray, whats the deal with ingredients?

Hi there,

I've bought Lee Stafford Beach Babe sea salt spray, I wanted to switch between Jessicurl celebration spray and another curl enhancer because everyday the same products in my hair isn't going to work for me.

at home I took a more closer look at the ingredient list and I have a few questions:

are polyimide-1, polysorbate 20, VP/Va copolymer, tetrasodium EDTA, butylene glycol and sodium hydroxide cones or not CG-Friendly?

Is sunflower seed extract a protein?

I've googled and searched in the search machine, but could't find it. Since I'm on a tight budget since I've started stydig I have to stop being a PJ (:P) and have to buy more budgetproof hair products. I hope you can answer me :)

Thanks :hello2:
hairtype 2b/C
High density , low porosity, my hair absolutely hates some protein but once a 3 month a gelatine treatment
Leave-in: Giovanni direct leave-in, Inecto coconut conditioner
styling products: Gelebration spray, Etos styling gel strong, BHRG is my HG for hold and clumps :)
method: Scrunch'n'pump, SOTC

Comments

  • Geek_ChicGeek_Chic Posts: 1,272Registered Users Curl Connoisseur
    None of the ingredients you mentioned are silicones. VP/VA Copolymer, for instance is for hold. You'll find it in a lot of the harder hold gels. The only one you mentioned that might be worrisome is the Sodium Hydroxide, depending on where it is in the list. Sodium Hydroxide is lye (used in soap making, and in relaxers). If it's low in the list, it may just be there as a pH adjuster. A good site to look up ingredients is the Skin Deep Cosmetics Database.

    Sunflower extract isn't an "official" protein like amino acids, hydrolyzed items, and straight up proteins are, but it can act like a protein if your hair is protein sensitive.
    CG since 11/2011
    2c /3a F /Mii, low porosity

    Go To Products /Routine:
    Clarifying: Suave Essentials Strawberry
    Low Poo: Renpure Luxurious Argan Oil
    CO: Suave Essentials Strawberry, V05 Kiwi Lime
    RO /LI: Tresemme Perfectly (un)Done, Cure Care, V05 Kiwi Lime Squeeze, Suave Essentials Strawberry, Renpure Brazilian Keratin (old formula)
    Stylers: LALSG, AIF, HETT, Suave Professionals Firm Control
    PT: IAGirl's as needed

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