March 22, 2010

The Shampoo That Changed My Life

I’ve been known to be a bit of a drama queen, but when I say that something has changed my life, I mean it. Case in point: TiVo. My husband. Uggs. Trader Joe’s. A merino wool sweater/wrap thingy that looks really chic but feels like I’m wearing an Snuggie. And, this Kiehl’s Rice & Wheat Volumizing Shampoo:


Let’s just look at it for a moment. So pretty.

I know I speak for many of you when I say that finding volumizing products that actually work is nothing short of a miracle. Although I recently fell in love with Living Proof Full, I hadn’t yet found a shampoo that plumped AND smoothed my strands without weighing them down—no small feat I realize, but really? With all of the beauty products on the market, I have to search for a good SHAMPOO? I shudder to think how many I’ve tried only once before relegating to the guest bathroom. But after three consecutive good hair days (read: full, thick, manageable) of using this golden-hued elixir, I knew I had something. The secret ingredients: HONEY for hydrating, and WHEAT & RICE PROTEINS for body. And the scent! Fresh roses. There’s also a conditioner, which pretty much means I’m calling off the dogs.

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