for African Americans but they don’t always
come through. Thankfully, the people
on these websites looking out for us and
in the books too. I love hair care
guides that tell me what is good to use,
when to use it, how often and how much,
every single little detail. I don’t want
to miss a beat.
The shampoos you should avoid
are shampoos, conditioners with
Isopropyl alcohol. It can be found in
both hair and skin products like hair
rinses and finishing sprays.
Isoproply alcohol is a petroleum
substance in wood lacquer and antifreeze.
It causes headaches, dizziness, nausea,
Propylene glycol is a surfactant and
solvent and takes on the role as emulsifier
in creaqms, butters, shampoos, body washes,
and conditioners. It breaks down protin.
It makes the hair and skin appear smoother
yet ravages the strands and speeds up aging.
It causes sagging of the skin. Workers
wear gloves, googles, and clothing to
protect themselves against this ingredient.
Touching propylene glycol causes liver,
brain, and kidney damage.
Sodium Laurel Sulphate and Sodium
Laureth Sulphate is the MOST dangerous
of ingredients. It’s in about 90% of
shampoos or conditioners that create foam.
DEA diethanolamine and MeA momoethanolamine
also known as cocamide and lauramide cause
cancer. Using products with those ingredients
over and over increases liver and kidney
parabens are preservatives that inhibit
growth in hair care products and are
HIGHLY toxic. It’s really sad people make
these kinda products as if they don’t know
that natural shampoos and hair products
should be the ONLY way. Or if they just
selfish. That should be against the law
to use those dangerous products. Just
like warning labels come with foods,
warning labels need to come with the
shampoos and conditioners with dangerous
So now that you know some of the things
to dodge, avoid, stay away from, here is
the GOOD Stuff.
The best products for hair contain
aloe vera, jojoba, olive, and rosemeary.
Aubrey Organics GPB conditioner and
BEauty 4 Ashes Godhead Silky Smooth
shampoo does an excellent job on
all hair types with damaged hair.
Beauty 4 Ashes has a LOAD of hair
STRENGTHENING and restoring nutrients
like coconut oil, wheat germ oil,
avocado oil, aloe vera, sunflower oil,
and more protein rich hair silkening
You will find these
are natural, give you vibrancy, bounce,
shine, and life to damage tresses and
don’t put them through the tragedy
those other chemical shampoos and conditioners
do. These are the kinda products they
should advertise more. THe hair is so
precious, it needs to be tended to,
caressed, and touched. Nuture your hair because
having beautiful hair makes you feel great.