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Hair Treatments - Alberto Vo5 - Alberto Balsam Intensive Conditioning Treatment with Honey & Almond Extracts



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rated 3.5(2 reviews)

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  • Package Quality: 4.0
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rated 3 of 5 top reviewer on 11/23/2014 8:26:00 AM More reviews by TurtleMoon

Age: 36-43 Skin: Combination, Fair-Medium, Not Sure Hair: Brown, Straight, Medium Eyes: Green

In the UK, Alberto Balsam is a budget brand of haircare products ranging from 99p up to 3.00, so I wasn't really expecting much from this on the basis that it was cheap. However, for the price (1.99) I got more than I bargained for.

First off, for an 'intensive' conditioning treatment, this has quite a thin consistency but I actually liked that because I found it easier to put through my thick hair whilst in the shower. I usually left this on for a couple of minutes before washing it out and I think it did make my hair feel a lot softer and more manageable. I used this once or twice a week and it didn't weigh my hair down or make it greasier, which again is great for me as I often find the more specialised hair treatments can do both.

The only real downside I can think of was the scent. It's supposed to be honey and almond but I didn't feel it smelt strongly of either. If it had smelt a little stronger I would have given this another lippy, but other than that this is a great little conditioning treatment at a great price.

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rated 4 of 5 on 4/13/2010 5:29:00 PM More reviews by Kitschiegoth

Age: 30-35 Skin: Combination, Fair, Not Sure Hair: Other, Other, Other Eyes: Hazel

This is a great value for money intensive conditioner. I wouldn't recommend it for completely fried hair but for hair that needs a pick me up it's great. It's not too heavy and so won't weigh down fine hair and it smells lovely. It's only 99p in the UK.

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