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This detangling shampoo is a match made in heaven with Miss Jessie’s® Original Créme de la Créme Conditioner.

Miss Jessie's® Original

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The undisputed ruler of the curl universe, Miss Jessie’s® developed this silky shampoo for girls with stubborn ringlets, natural kinks, or parched hair. While it’s especially coveted by the curly crew, our experience confirms that it’s great for hair of all types and textures. It instantly detangles even the most intricate knots, leaving your strands sleek and uber-manageable.

How it Works

This creamy shampoo smells like green apples, and is gentle enough to use every day. It get rids of residual product build-up and excess oil without any harsh stripping effects—even color-treated, relaxed, and processed hair is left intact. Best of all, it moisturizes hair as it cleanses, providing the perfect prelude to your conditioner.

How to Use

Wet your hair in the shower, and pour a small amount of shampoo into your palms. Apply to hair, concentrating on the roots, and massage into a rich lather. Rinse away with warm water.

Water (Aqua), Ammonium Lauryl Sulfate, Polyquaternium-7, Disodium Cocoamphodipropionate, Lauramide Dea, Propylene Glycol (And) peg-55 Propylene Glycol Oleate, Polysorbate 20, Glycol Stearate, Fragrance, Citric Acid, Imidazolidinyl Urea, Polyquaternium-10, Isostearyl Ethylimidazolinium Ethosulphate, Methylparaben, Tetrasodium Edta, Propylparaben

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Most Helpful Customer Reviews

Very Clean
Purchased

Makes my hair feel very clean, and my hair doesn't get greasy even 3 days after not washing it. I love this product.

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Solid Shampoo

I have thick, curly/wavy hair, so was happy to try this brand. I already use decent shampoo, and I couldn't say that I noticed Miss Jessie's working better than what I was used to, but it might have conditioned/detangled *a tad* better. When combined with my normal conditioner, I think my hair was a bit smoother than usual. Due to that, I think I would throw this in they gym bag, or use at times when I don't want to condition and/or am doing "no fuss" hairstyle (pomade, scrunch curls, & air dry). The scent was quite nice. For some reason, I thought it smelled more like lemonade than apples, but it was nice either way.

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love this stuff
Purchased

I absolutely love this stuff. I only wash my hair a few times a week, and when I do, I make sure to use this shampoo. It really gets the grime and dirt out. My hair feels great after washing it with this.

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what a product!
Sampled

I really liked this shampoo but the sample wasn't big enough to use twice unfortunately. Im contemplating buying the shampoo, but being my practical penny pinching self I will wait until my current shampoo bottle runs out :)

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Nice product
Purchased

I bought this with Miss Jessie's pillow soft curls. I really enjoy this line of hair products. The consistency of the shampoo is exactly what it says on the bottle, "slippery", but it works well. I use this a couple of days a week for product buildup removal. I really like the subtle fragrance of this shampoo. I will continue to try more products from this line.

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Love the scent, not the price

While I'm a huge fan of splurging on products, I'm not a huge fan of paying top dollar for shampoo. That said, this product was easy to use, smelled great, and rinsed clean. I would use this if I got it as a gift. I'm not sure I'd pay the listed price.

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Slimy, Doesn't Lather Up But My Hair Felt Great

Super slimey shampoo, and it didn't lather up like it sounds like it would. But it left my hair feeling great and less tangly!

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nice
Sampled

i liked this shampoo but my head felt a little dry after use.

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decent shampoo
Purchased

This made my hair feel super clean. Smells good. I typically flat iron my hair everyday and noticed it minimized my frizz.

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Love!

Smells great!
My curls are VERY dry and I have tried hundreds of shampoo / conditioner duos and this actually made my straw-like hair much softer! Finally a system that my hair can actually soak up!

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