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A gel by every other title..might odor barely totally different, however is still the identical gel.
Over on the Wavy Hair Group, we discovered one thing. Aussie Immediate Freeze Gel, Aussie Superior Quantity Gel, Herbal Essences Set Me Up Gel, and Pantene Smooth Definition Hair Gel are all just about the same gel. I put the components which can be different in the formulas in daring print. These elements are principally just extracts, which generally don’t do a lot. Three of the 4 look alike gels list panthenol as the final ingredient. Different then fragrance, all of the components not in daring are precisely the same and listed in the identical order.
Aussie Prompt Freeze Gel: water, laureth 23, my hair international ppolyquaternium 4, hydroxyethylcellulose, benzyl alcohol, acrylates/beheneth 25 methacrylate copolymer, aminomethyl propanol, dmdm hydantoin, acrylates copolymer, fragrance, disodium edta, prunus serotina bark extract (wild cherry), humulus lupulus extract (hops), hedychium coronarium root extract (australian white ginger), panthenol
Aussie Awesome Volume Gel: Water, Laureth 23, Polyquaternium 4, Hedychium Coronarium Extract (Australian White Ginger), Prunus Serotina (Wild Cherry) Bark Extract, Humulus Lupulus (Hops) Extract, Hydroxycellulose, Benzyl Alcohol, Acrylates/Beheneth 25 Methacrylate Copolymer, Aminomethyl Propanol, DMDM Hydantoin, Acrylates Copolymer, Fragrance, Disodium EDTA, Panthenol
Herbal Essences Set Me Up Gel: Water, Laureth 23, Polyquaternium 4, Bambusa Vulgaris Leaf/Stem Extract, Cereus Grandiflorus Flower Extract (Cactus), Fragrance, Propylene Glycol, Hydroxyethylcellulose, Benzyl Alcohol, Acrylates/Beheneth 25 Methacrylate Copolymer, Aminomethyl Propanol, DMDM Hydantoin, Acrylates Copolymer, Disodium EDTA
Pantene Smooth Definition Hair Gel: Water, Laureth 23, Polyquaternium 4, Hydroxyethylcellulose, Benzyl Alcohol, Acrylates/Beheneth 25, Methacrylate Crosspolymer, Amino Methyl Propanol, DMDM Hydantoin, Acrylates Crosspolymer, Disodium EDTA, Fragrance, Panthenyl Ethyl Ether, Panthenol
Proctor and Gamble owns the manufacturers Natural Essences, Aussie, and Pantene. This isn’t the first time these corporations have produced look alike products. They’ve carried out it with mousse.
Curl Speak Thread on look alike mousse. See posts 21 &25 on web page 2.
And they have executed it with conditioner.
Magnificence Brains: Are you cheated when the corporate sells you an identical product under a special title
If you want a product from Aussie, Herbal Essences, or Pantene, it’s possible you’ll want to examine the opposite brands to see if they’ve the same formulation for much less or with a scent you desire. If there’s a product you hate, make sure you are not shopping for it again underneath another title.