Friday, January 8

Ulta Ulitimate Moisture Restoring Conditioner Review

What is it? A "unique complex of vitamins and natural extracts [that] replenishes moisture leaving hair soft, shiny and healthy looking."

Ingredients: Water (Aqua), Cetyl Alcohol, Stearyl Alcohol, Cyclopentasiloxane, Glyceryl Stearate, Stearalkonium Chloride, Benzalkonium Chloride, Citric Acid, Disodium EDTA, Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride, Hydroxyethylcellulose, Hydrolyzed Soy Protein, Laureth-4, Maurita Flexuosa Fruit Oil, Panax Ginseng Root Extract, Panthenol, Polyquaternium-11, Propylene Glycol, Triethanolamine, DMDM Hydantoin, Methylparaben, Propylparaben, Fragrance

Initial thoughts (before use): ::shrugs:: I really didn't have too high of expectations for this product, and decided that I was going to use it as a co-wash. There are a lot of chemical (unpronounceable for a lazy mouth like mine...) ingredients. Now we all know that I'm not a stickler for "all natural ingredients" but seeing a bunch of chemicals usually wanes my excietement until I see the results. The conditioner smells like the usual "unscented" products...

Application: I applied it like I usually apply a conditioner when co-washing... I work from the ends of the hair up to the roots and try not to concentrate on the scalp (though it's impossible, at least for me, not to get any product on my scalp). The instructions say to leave it on hair for 1 minute and that's exactly what I did.

Thoughts/Outcome: I will say that for a cone-free conditioner, this product had quite a bit of slip. I've used it twice so far and both times detangling my hair was a breeze... like I could comb from root to tip. Also, my hair felt very soft after co-washing with it... both times. I don't know if that can be attributed to the conditioner or the fact that I'm baggying a lot now-a-days. I will definitely continue to use this conditioner, but I'll have to update this later (after I've used it a few more times) to say if I would purchase it again.


  1. Now you know I don't need to add another product to my ever growing arsenal of hair supplies..but I am making an Ulta run soon, so I might just have to pick some up!

  2. cyclopentasiloxane is a cone!!

  3. Thanks! I didn't know then but I do now!



' 2011 challenges 2012 Goals 2013 goals 6 month no trim challenge ACV Rinses Alicia Keys aloe vera juice Aphogee APL in 2010 Challenge APL in 2013 Aubrey Organics Aussie back to school Baking Soda Treatment bandwagon jumping bantu knots Bee Mine Best Baggy Challenge Ever BET Awards BHM's Decadent DC Challenge blog awards box braids braid out breakage BSL in 2011 BSL in 2012 BSL in 2013 bunning Caramel Treatment caruso rollers cassia treatment Celeb-life ceramides challenges '010 China Glaze Co-Washing Challenge coconut oil comparison conair Cream of Nature curlformers dandruff devil dirty little secret discouraged Dominican salon dry hair E.L.F. Eco Styler Gel ECP's 6 Month Rollerset Challenge elasta QP essence magazine essie exotic hair los angeles featured flexi-rods Giovanni Giveaway Time green tea growth aids GVP Products hair chatter hair crush hair dryer hair recipes hair review hair tool review hairdrenalin potion hairveda half wigs happy holidays healthy living hemp seed oil Herbal Essences holidays hoops and yoyo Hot Oil Treatments hot rollers HOTD housekeeping huetiful salon huetiful steamer introduction Jane Carter Solution JBCO KeraCare KeraPRO length check length goals lesson learned LHCF Bootcamp Challenge 2010 life happens link love love lye relaxer macadamia nut oil makeup mesh rollers monthly goals montly lessons nail fanatic Nairobi natural hair new growth nioxin vitamins No Buy Challenge No Complaints Challenge no hear no-lye relaxer notd One N' Only Argan Oil ORS Personal Come-Back Challenge personally ME photos pondering pre 'poo Priteva product junkie product review progress personified project use it or lose it protein moisture balance PS I love you purposeful styling QOTD Question and Answer quickie random random weekend hair chatter rant rave raw food detox regimen relaxing rihanna RIP rollersetting Roux Porosity Control S-Curl salon reviews Salons R Us (LCL Beauty) say what? scalp issues sensitive scalp September Slackers Challenge set back setback setting lotion Sexy Hair shika getting hea Silk Elements SL in 2010 Challenge soia Spring Growth Sprint staples stretch it out styles Suave Summer 3 in 3 Challenge swangin and bangin tags tatyana ali tea rinse thank you The Weave Shop Thicker Ends Challenge 2010 thinning hair Trader Joe's transitioning twists U-part wig ULTA unbe-weave-able unrelated update videos vitacost vitamins VO5 wash day weigh in Winter 3 in 3 Challenge Yogurt DC
The products that I use are bought with my own money unless other wise stated and are for personal use. I am not paid to show any products on this blog! Results are on MY hair, but that does not guarantee that products/methods/techniques will work the same for you (though I HOPE they do!!) Happy Hair Growing!!

Page Views

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...

Hey! Don't you want to stay up to date with HIA with all these lovely people? Hit the like button! =)

Powered By | Blog Gadgets Via Blogger Widgets