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Ingredients to avoid?

okay so basically, i just want a quick sum up of all the ingredients endings you should avoid if you understand what i mean...for example, what are the typical endings of silicones? please list as many you can think of or provide me with links of what endings of ingredients i should look out for when buying a product! thank you!
Curl pattern: Loose waved underlayer, a mixture of 2b, 2c, 3a
Porosity: Low
Density: Thick
Length: When stretched approx 5cm above belly button
Low poo: Tresemme Naturals
Conditioner: Herbal Essences Hello Hydration
Styler: Olive Oil Eco Styler
Deep conditioner: Olive oil

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  • justdoingmejustdoingme Posts: 136Registered Users
    please anyone? whats the deal with polyquats and what are they called? silicones? any other nasties?
    Curl pattern: Loose waved underlayer, a mixture of 2b, 2c, 3a
    Porosity: Low
    Density: Thick
    Length: When stretched approx 5cm above belly button
    Low poo: Tresemme Naturals
    Conditioner: Herbal Essences Hello Hydration
    Styler: Olive Oil Eco Styler
    Deep conditioner: Olive oil

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  • bosanbobosanbo Posts: 180Registered Users
    This is the best list I've found so far: Live Curly Live Free - Product Ingredients

    That whole site is very useful for curlies, too.
    I sort of blog
    I'm mostly away doing field work through mid-May.

    Hair: curlybob, fine, dense, low-po, big waves/ringlets (2C/3A)
    Co-Wash: Nature's Gate Herbal Conditioner
    RO: YTC Carrot, Aubrey Organics GPB
    LI: BS Shea Soft Styling Cream (HG)
    Styling: KCCC, Garnier P&C Gel
    1xWeek: low-poo, gelatin PT or Joico K-Pak
    Hair Likes: aloe, coconut oil, humidity, protein, long walks on the beach
  • creativelicensecreativelicense Posts: 422Registered Users
    I don't remember where on the forums this list came from, but it's one of the most comprehensive ingredient lists I've found:

    Hair Product Ingredients: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
    Curl Style: 3b/3c
    Texture: Fine
    Porosity: Normal

    Co-wash: Suave Naturals Coconut
    RO: GVP CB
    Styling: As I Am Leave In, Jessicurl Rockin' Ringlets & Confident Coils, DevaCurl Set Me Up, Curl Keeper
    Gel: Ecostyler Olive Oil, BioSilk RHG