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Silicon-free leave-in conditioner?

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iismum Thu 05-Jan-17 09:26:09

Any suggestions? I love the Naked range and when they stopped producing I stock-piled madly. But I'm almost out of my leave-in conditioner stock and need something else. Something fairly simple would be best.

iismum Thu 05-Jan-17 09:27:57

'Similar', not 'simple'!

LittleOyster Thu 05-Jan-17 14:11:52

Bumping this, as I'm after the same....

ShizerMinelli Thu 05-Jan-17 17:51:07

There's another thread in style and beauty all about frizz taming, (frizz is in the title somewhere!) - and there's loads of products listed on there! (I know as I spent far too much time in boots today after reading it!)

LittleOyster Thu 05-Jan-17 18:15:13

Thanks, Shizer. Will have a look.

Ineedanewbody Thu 05-Jan-17 20:23:21

I use the Milk Shake leave in conditioner and it's lovely. It cheap but a bottle lasts for months.

Ineedanewbody Thu 05-Jan-17 20:24:37

Sorry not that cheap!

Ceaser1981 Thu 05-Jan-17 20:28:59

I think Lanza and Redken may be, both expensive but worth the money. I buy in bulk from look fantastic as there are normally deals on

Emerald123 Thu 05-Jan-17 23:51:24

John Masters Neroli leave in conditioner is great for my fine hair. It's expensive but you need a tiny bit. The bottle lasts me 6 months.

Dulcimena Fri 06-Jan-17 09:22:29

I noticed a range in Superdrug that looked like a revamped Naked - they have a leave in conditioner (silicone free) - might be worth comparing the ingredients to see if it is actually the same thing? This is the one.

Destinysdaughter Fri 06-Jan-17 10:16:23

Bumble and Bumble do a nice one. Not cheap tho!

MightyMunki Fri 06-Jan-17 10:28:33

This one is quite good.

www.superdrug.com/TRESemm%C3%A9/TRESemm%C3%A9-Botanique-Nourish-&-Replenish-Conditioner-500ml/p/613605

MightyMunki Fri 06-Jan-17 10:31:04

I know it's not technically a leave in, but I was advised by my hairdresser to use it as a shampoo, rinse it out but not completely so the water coming out of your hair is still a bit milky. Highly recommend it.

spankhurst Fri 06-Jan-17 10:34:50

Years ago I went to a trichologist and he said that any conditioner can be used as a leave-in. Just rub a small amount between your palms and apply where your hair needs it. I've done it for years, I have fine hair and can apply just it on the ends this way. It also saves a load of time faffing in the shower and my hair is shiny and not weighed down.

5BlueHydrangea Fri 06-Jan-17 10:37:04

What's the significance of silicon free?

LittleOyster Fri 06-Jan-17 11:04:48

Thanks for that tip, spankhurst. Will try that later.

Hydrangea, apparently silicone can build up on the hair, creating a barrier that prevents hydration and nutrients from getting inside the strand, and making the hair dull and brittle.

iismum Fri 06-Jan-17 21:08:56

Sorry to disappear - thanks for all the advice. I'm going to try using my normal conditioner as a leave-in for a while and see how it works out. If not great, I'll try some of these suggestions!

Newbrummie Fri 06-Jan-17 21:23:05

I use a tiny bit of olaplex 3 as leave in. Marvellous stuff

Thenorwegianwoman Fri 06-Jan-17 22:41:12

I use Nuxe huile prodigieuse, put a bit in my palms, rub hands together and start applying on the ends.

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