Thank you so much for posting this! I've always wondered what the different proteins were when they were listed on conditioners. This is soooo helpful!
Hello Jeni, I have a question. I am protein sensitive and I was wondering are there any proteins that I could safely use? Thanks in advance. Lisa
Can you recommend any products with the types especially SAA's. I've been looking for something to use before I perm.
Jeni, you read my mind. I've been trying to figure out what's the difference between all of the proteins. Thanks for your help!
Thanks for this post. It will definitely come in handy when purchasing more items and even looking at the items I already have.
Thank you, Jenny! This is so helpful.
perfect timing. i just had my first protein overload moment so this info definitely help when journaling my progress (I use an Excel spreadsheet lol #supergeek)
I've been trying to find a straight-forward post on hair proteins for a while now. This is great! I purchased the Suave Keratin Infusion Condish a couple months ago and used it weekly. I loved it b/c it left my hair super smooth and manageable, but I was losing my hair in CRAZY clumps. I wish I had known Keratin was a protein. I honestly believed it to be a silkening agent. Glad I figured it out in time before I lost all of my hair, though. :-)
Thanks for this post... it's very helpful.
Hi Jeni, what are your thoughts on the brazilian blow dry aka keratin treatment? Thanks
Ps: can you recommend anything for a thin hairline? Mine got damage from over relaxing when I was younger, or should I just reside myself to the fact that it'll never fully grow back? Thanks
I've never done a brazilian blow dry/keratin treatment and don't really know much about it. My aunt had a thinning edges and saw success with scalp massages with oils that contain sulfur and castor oil (peppermint and rosemary can also be added). Hope that helps!
I'm sorry Jeni but what does "101" means ? (It was in my english exam last week but I never got to understand what it is) thank for the post though now I know what milk protein and SAA are
101 is just slang for "basic introduction." Introduction classes are often named Psychology 101, Biology 101, Physics 101
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