Balancing Deep Conditioner for High-Porosity Curls + Coils
Full size: 8 oz aluminum jar | Sample/Travel Size 2 oz aluminum Jar
For high-porosity curls + coils in any climate.
High porosity hair refers to the high amount of gaps within the cuticle. The more gaps there are, the higher the porosity.
Because of these gaps, high porosity hair is more susceptible to breakage, moisture loss, and weak strands.
This deep conditioner was formulated for high-porosity curls and coils to condition, strengthen, and seal the hair shaft. It will help maintain moisture balance, leaving your hair soft and manageable.
Deep conditioning moisturizes and softens hair damaged by chemical processing and exposure to heat. It improves hair elasticity, prevents hair breakage, and restores moisture retention. Deep conditioning regularly also helps to maintain length by keeping the hair as healthy as possible.
Organic shiitake mushroom extract naturally strengthens and provides elasticity. They mushrooms are a good source of vitamin D, antioxidants, selenium and copper, all of which are essential for healthy hair.
Organic tremella mushroom extract has the ability to hold moisture, it forms a light film over hair strands, locking in moisture thus helping to maintain the integrity of the hair. It is also a natural alternative to hyaluronic acid and silicones, leaving hair silky and shiny.
Organic bamboo extract is the richest known source of silica; it contains over 70% silica. Silica strengthens the hair and prevents thinning by delivering essential nutrients to your hair follicles. In addition to silica, it also contains biotin for hair growth and healthy collagen production. Biotin stimulates keratin production, resulting in stronger hair and faster growth.
Organic algae extract is full of omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids which promote hair growth and thicken strands. It also contains laminaria angustata, which is believed to thicken hair.
Organic, unrefined muru muru butter is a Brazilian butter that will help to define curls, provide elasticity, and soften. It is high in fatty acids that will actually penetrate the hair shaft, resulting in softer, more moisturized hair. This butter boasts Vitamins A and E which makes it excellent at helping to prevent breakage, as well as increasing shine and reducing frizz.
Organic tucuma butter revives damaged hair. It is light, fluffy, and non-comedogenic. Its high content of polyphenols fight free radicals to help retain elasticity. Its fatty acid content increases moisture levels and softness and adds shine to the strands. High amounts of vitamin A also contribute to a healthy, supple, oil-producing scalp for hair growth and length retention. Tucuma butter is an excellent choice for damaged hair in need of restructuring and stabilizing.
Organic, Unrefined Kokum Butter softens and seals the hair strands, while also promoting growth. It has been shown to rejuvenate damaged hair and prevent hair loss. It is excellent for high-porosity-hair as it will seal the cuticle and prevent frizz. It softens the hair, and helps promote elasticity.
Organic, Unrefined Coco Butter is a great choice for high porosity hair strands as it is an occlusive that will hold water in, as well as preventing too much from entering the strands. Packed with fatty acids (stearic, oleic and palmitic acids), the rich, creamy texture of cocoa butter infuses your hair strands with essential moisture. It penetrates deep into the hair shaft and reduces hair porosity. Cocoa butter not only seals moisture into your hair strands, but also forms a protective barrier over your hair. This keeps your hair safe from UV exposure, chlorine water, dust, pollution, heat damage and chemical hair products.
Castor Oil is healing and fortifying making it one of the best oils for high porosity hair. This oil is not only great for sealing strands, it has some benefits for your scalp. Castor is one of the best oils for high porosity hair (especially in dry or humid weather) because it acts as a sealant that creates a thick coating on the hair strands to keep moisture in and frizz out.
ECOCert-approved and a USDA Certified 100% Biobased, naturally derived silicone-ALTERNATIVE that is inherently biodegradable, reduces frizz and keeps hair frizz-free, protects hair from color degradation, helps seal down cuticles and restores more natural structure of hair, provides heat protection and prevents damage from heat appliances, Improves elasticity, strengthens the hair and prevents breakage. This is not a silicone- it’s a clean, green alternative to silicones.
Vegetable Squalane has restorative properties that smooth and coat the hair fiber for shinier hair. By forming a soft film on the surface of the hair, squalane also plays an anti-dehydration and protective role. It replenishes moisture to your strands and protects the hair from further damage.
Panthenol is a readily available source of provitamin B-5. Provitamin B-5 binds the hair follicles and coats to seal in moisture. This is great for preventing dry hair and scalp due to heat styling. It builds a very thin layer of moisture along the surface of the hair to add shine, softness and pliability without added oils or greasiness. It is touted as a "volumizer" because it has been shown to lift the hair and add fullness.
Propanediol is a natural, green, propylene glycol alternative derived from corn sugar. It helps to improve moisturization in the scalp and hair, which further helps to reduce frizz and soften the hair.
Sodium PCA is a natural hydrating agent derived from oils, plants and fruits. It enhances the appearance and feel of hair, by increasing hair body, suppleness, and sheen. It improves the appearance of hair that has been damaged physically or by chemical treatment.
Naturally-derived, non-toxic conditioners help to reduce frizz, soften, and add bounce to curls. They reduce friction and make detangling easier.
ECOCert-approved Coco Caprylate/Caprate provides excellent skin and hair moisturization and restores suppleness and elasticity with a soft, dry, silky after feel. It is a plant-derived natural alternative to silicones
Aqua, Behentrimonium Methosulfate (and) Cetearyl Alcohol, **Astrocaryum Tucuma Seed Butter, **Garcinia Indica (Kokum) Seed Butter, C13-15 Alkane, *Mushroom Extract Blend (*Tremella Fuciformis Sporocarp Extract, *Lentinus Edodes (shiitake) Extract), Distearoylethyl Dimonium Chloride (and) Cetearyl Alcohol, **Theobroma cacao (Coco) Seed Butter, **Astrocaryum (Muru Muru) Seed Butter, Panthenol, Disunfloweroylethyl Dimonium Chloride (and) Sunflower Seed Oil Glycerides (and) Lauryl Lactyl Lactate, Squalane, **Rincus Communis (Castor) Seed Oil, *Bambusa Vulgaris Extract, Propanediol, Coco Caprylate / Caprate, Hydrolyzed Baobab Protein, Sodium PCA, Phenoxyethanol (and) Caprylyl Glycol (and) Sorbic Acid (Paraben-free, Phthalate-free, formaldehyde-free), Hydroxyethylcellulose, Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride, Citric Acid, Clean Fragrance Oil (Paraben-free, Phthalate-free, formaldehyde-free), Sodium Phytate.
*Indicates Certified Organic Ingredient
**Indicates Virgin and Certified Organic
Wash hair with shampoo in warm/hot water
Apply the deep conditioner.
** For Low Porosity hair types- Implement heat. Click here for ideas
Cover hair with a shower cap or bag.
Allow to sit in the cap for 45 minutes.
If using a hooded steamer to implement heat, you don't need the cap, just sit under the steamer for 45 minutes.
Rinse out in warm water
Not for internal use. Avoid getting in eyes. Flush immediately if you get into your eye.
This conditioner comes in a screw-top aluminum jar. If dropped, It may dent, but will not shatter.
There are no sharp edges in the packaging
Consider opening prior to entering the shower/bath as opening while wet may be more challenging.
Packaged in recyclable aluminum jars.
- We chose aluminum because it is lighter-weight than glass, which means cheaper shipping and less carbon emission.
- Unlike plastic, aluminum can be recycled an endless amount of times, making it a very sustainable option.
This Conditioner is preserved with a non-toxic, paraben-free, formaldehyde-free, phthalate-free preservation system.
It is good for 12 months prior to opening. We recommend using it within 6 months after opening.
For the longest use, make sure to close the jar after each use.
Remove label(s) and inner lid liner and place them in the trash.
Wash out any residue in the aluminum jar with soap.
Place the aluminum jar in aluminum recycling.
✔️ Vegan- no animal-products or byproducts
✔️Cruelty-free; Never tested on animals.
✔️ Mica + Titanium Dioxide-free
✔️ Artificial Color-free
✔️ Made in small batches
✔️ Sulfate Free
✔️ Silicone Free
✔️ Ethanol-free (drying alcohols)
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This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. If you have any irritations in response to using these products, stop immediately, and see a medical professional to determine if you have a sensitivity or allergy.