|The results from|
My current wash n' go routine
with my new bangs
Last month I picked up The Conditioner by Paul Mitchell, which is actually a leave-in. This stuff leaves my hair so soft and moisturized. I decided to start using it under my hair gel in place of the Aussie Moist that I was using throughout the winter. I found out that using too much of the Aussie product led to heavy buildup and dryness. The Paul Mitchell product is lighter and doesn't have the type of silicones in it that will cause those problems.
Another star in my product lineup is the Curl Love Moisture Milk by Camille Rose Naturals. It's a creamy moisturizer that always gives me more hang time when I use it on my curls. I know we should embrace the shrinkage and all but, we are still not friends to this day. So I appreciate the extra length I get whenever I use this product.
Something else I've started doing to keep some of my length is blowdrying my hair instead of air drying. Yes, I know it can be bad for the hair but I use grapeseed oil to seal in my moisture. This is considered a heat protectant. I can vouch for that seeing as how it saved my curls from heat damage several times in the past. Also, I usually don't pull out the blowdryer until my hair has had a chance to dry a little. When I feel the gel in my hair go crisp, that's when I know it is safe to start drying it without causing too much frizz.
|My all-star lineup of products|
Camille Rose's Curl Love Moisture Milk,
The Conditioner by Paul Mitchell,
Eco Gel and Grapeseed oil
There you have it! That is my current wash n' go routine for the summer. When I think about it, it's really not that different from before but still has a few tweaks here and there. Be sure to check out my video on how I did my wash and go previous to this. That's all for now until next time!