Do you know what to look for in a new conditioner to ensure that it will actually penetrate your hair shaft, thereby improving hair’s condition with each use?
No? Well, keep reading!
Warning: I included a bit a science in this post. If you’re not a nerd, read it at your own risk.
I’ve learned over the past six years of being natural that my hair likes a conditioner that can really get into the hair strand, instead of just sitting on top.
In the beginning, like most newbies, I sought out conditioners that were thick or contained ‘nourishing’ oils. I failed to read ingredients lists to make sure these conditioners also had something in them that would get into the hair strand and moisturize from the inside. Most oils, while good at coating the hair and making it feel conditioned, have too high a molecular weight to get…
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