Swimming

russianprncssrussianprncss Posts: 450Registered Users Curl Neophyte
Hey!

So if I'm going to be spending a lot of time in salt water, will I need to cleanse more often with no poo or with actual shampoo?
2C/3A; very, very thick fine to medium hair; low porosity.

Current Products:
Co-Wash: As I Am Cleansing Co-Wash
Conditioner: Shea Moisture Tahitian Masque, Aubrey Organics GPB, Shea Moisture
Leave-In: Coffee Coco Curl Creme, Coffee Coco Curl Creme Lite
Stylers: Mop Top Curl Custard, Shea Moisture Curl Custard[/FONT]

"Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair." -Khalil Gibran

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  • HtBlackHtBlack Posts: 292Registered Users
    I could be wrong, but salt water is drying enough without you shampooing all the time. :/ I would try to oil my hair before going in the water, to repel it as much as possible, and in general try cowashing and plenty of DTs.

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    A 2C, wishfully thinking of being 3a. Sometimes I get there. CG since October 2013, Eurocurly (just for a few months more!), completely low-porosity now. SBL, wanting elbow length.

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    Routine:
    CW-LI: Garnier Ultra Doux (Cocoa+Coconut Oil/Mango+Tiaré) or my own products.
    DC: Biofficina Toscana Maschera Nutriente Protettiva, or my own product.
    Homemade FSG, L'Oreal Styling Gel.
  • russianprncssrussianprncss Posts: 450Registered Users Curl Neophyte
    Ok that's what I thought but I've heard various things. I will make sure to pack a travel sized bottle of my DT and do that every few days. Also gonna bring my jojoba oil I got in Hawaii. Used it when I went swimming and worked like a charm!
    2C/3A; very, very thick fine to medium hair; low porosity.

    Current Products:
    Co-Wash: As I Am Cleansing Co-Wash
    Conditioner: Shea Moisture Tahitian Masque, Aubrey Organics GPB, Shea Moisture
    Leave-In: Coffee Coco Curl Creme, Coffee Coco Curl Creme Lite
    Stylers: Mop Top Curl Custard, Shea Moisture Curl Custard[/FONT]

    "Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair." -Khalil Gibran

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