We all want to know what’s in the products we use and with Only Curls you can be sure that our ingredients are the best quality and proven to be beneficial for curls. Let’s dive in to our four main products - Cleanser, Conditioner, Hydrating Creme, and Enhancing Gel - and see why we’ve chosen these amazing ingredients.
You can check over all our ingredients here.
All Curl Cleanser
Aqua -Water - Acts as a carrier for ingredients within the formulation.
Sodium Lauroyl Methyl Isethionate -An extremely mild anionic surfactant that creates a luxurious, dense foam that doesn’t strip the hair shaft. Naturally derived from coconut oil, it provides excellent rinsability and doesn’t cause build up on the hair.
Cocamidopropyl Betaine -A naturally derived, mild amphoteric surfactant that helps to boost the foam quality and reduce the irritancy potential of anionic surfactants.
Acrylates Copolymer - A cross-linked polymer that helps to efficiently thicken the formulation and helps to suspend natural ingredients and pearlisers within the cleanser for a stable, rich, luxurious texture.
Glycol Distearate -A naturally derived pearlising agent from sustainable RSPO certified palm oil that gives the formulation it’s luxurious, shimmery appearance.
Glycerin -A naturally derived humectant that helps to bind and retain moisture in hair. Derived from rapeseed oil.
Polysorbate 20 -A naturally derived surfactant from sustainable RSPO certified palm oil that acts as a solubiliser of the fragrance in the formulation.
Phenoxyethanol -A paraben free preservative that helps to maintain the high quality of the formulation throughout its shelf-life.
Sodium Chloride - Also known as salt! A natural, mineral based viscosity controlling ingredient.
Trisodium Ethylenediamine Disuccinate -A chelating agent that forms complexes with metal ions to improve product stability and foam quality in hard water areas.
Laureth-4 -Non-ionic surfactant that helps to stabilise the formulation and improve viscosity.
Sodium Hydroxide -A pH adjuster that helps to keep the product at the best pH for healthy curls and scalp.
Sodium Benzoate -A paraben free, food grade preservative that helps to maintain the high quality of the formulation throughout its shelf-life.
Polyquaternium-10 -A cationic conditioning polymer, derived from natural cellulosic material that has excellent substantivity with the hair cuticle to improve hair smoothness, detangle and improve hair feel without build up.
Limonene -A naturally occurring fragrance ingredient.
Ethylhexylglycerin -A natural preservative that also has conditioning properties.
Benzyl Benzoate -A naturally occurring fragrance ingredient.
Persea Gratissima (Avocado) Oil -A natural emollient, rich in essential vitamins and fatty acids, sourced from South Africa, that helps to improve overall hair health by penetrating into the hair cuticle, helping to improve flexibility, reduce breakage and lock in essential moisture.
Aleurites Moluccanus (Kukui) Seed Oil -A natural emollient, rich in linoleic and linolenic acids that helps to coat the hair fibre, lock in moisture and soften hair.
Citric Acid -A pH adjuster that helps to keep the product at the best pH for healthy curls and scalp.
Lactic Acid -A pH adjuster that helps to keep the product at the best pH for healthy curls and scalp.
Coumarin -A naturally occurring fragrance ingredient.
Linalool -A naturally occurring fragrance ingredient.