Product Review: Pantene Truly Natural haircare line

Happy Monday Naturalistas!!

So I got a chance to try some of the products from the Pantene Truly Natural haircare line. Check out my review!

Disclosure: This post was sponsored by Pantene through their partnership with POPSUGAR Select. While I was compensated to write a post about Pantene Truly Natural, all opinions are my own.

Pantene Truly Natural Clarifying Shampoo


– Description from Pantene: Pantene responds to your hair’s structure to help bring out the beauty that’s yours alone. Pantene’s Truly Natural Line is a line of products designed to help manage your natural hair. Pantene knows that your hair has a unique structure with distinctive twists & turns so hair can knot and be unmanageable. Pantene’s Truly Natural Clarifying Shampoo deeply cleans, removing build-up and oily residue, leaving hair shiny, clean, and refreshed.

Directions: Massage into wet hair to create lather. Rinse & repeat if desired.

My Thoughts: My hair badly needed to be clarified. I felt that this shampoo got my hair very clean and did not leave it stripped. I had no buildup left after using the Clarifying Shampoo. I was very impressed!

Pantene Truly Natural Deep Conditioner


Pantene’s oil-enriched Truly Natural Conditioner moisturizes and detangles natural hair. The Pro-V formula leaves hair soft, shiny, and protected from damage.

Directions: Massage into wet hair after shampooing. Start at tips and work toward roots. Rinse thoroughly. Gentle enough for color-treated hair.

My Thoughts: This deep conditioner was the bomb!! Ok… at first I didn’t think I would like it but let me tell you, I was able to degtangle my hair with no problems at all!!! I will definitely use this again!

Pantene Truly Natural Defining Curls Custard


Pantene’s Shine Serum provides intense moisturization and a long-lasting brilliant shine.  It leaves your hair soft, smooth, and protected.

Description from Pantene: Pantene Pro-V Truly Natural Defining Curls Custard works with your hair’s unique structure to define curls and control frizz up to 24 hours, even in humid weather. This styling custard leaves curls manageable and feeling soft.

Directions: Apply to wet or damp hair. Scrunch or twist through small sections from root to tip. Do not rinse out. Style as usual.

My Thoughts: I used the Pantene Truly Natural Defining Curls Custard to do a braid out on my hair. I liked this product, but I will say that I thought it would moisturize my hair a little. But it did not. I definitely did have a defined braid out though!! I had 3 day hair yall!!!!!! Check out the pictures below!!! I will definitely use this again! Maybe next time for a twistout!

Pantene Truly Natural Shine Serum with Argan Oil


Description from Pantene: Pantene Truly Natural Shine Serum with Argan Oil is a daily serum that provides intense moisture and a long-lasting brilliant shine. It leaves your hair soft, smooth, and protected and ready for any natural ’do! Pantene’s Shine Serum provides intense moisturization and a long-lasting brilliant shine.  It leaves your hair soft, smooth, and protected.

Directions: Can be used over or under other Pantene products on wet or dry hair.  Apply 2-4 pumps to hands.  Scrunch or twist though curls. Use more or less as needed for your ideal style.  Do not rinse out.

My Thoughts: Pantene Truly Natural Shine Serum with Argan Oil is a great moisturizer!!! Pantene Truly Natural Shine Serum Left my hair feeling soft!!! Yes I will be using Pantene Truly Natural Shine Serum DAILY!!!! I applied the Pantene Truly Natural Shine serum to my hair after my braid out.

Check out the pics!! Let me know what you think!! Have you tried the Pantene Truly Natural Line?

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Product Review: Alikay Naturals

AK-upHey Naturalista’s!! I was sent two products from the Alikay Natural’s line to review. I was not paid for this review. These are my own personal opinions.

I was sent the Lemon Grass Leave in and the Crème Brulee Curling Custard


Lemongrass Leave in Conditioner $13.00 USD

Locks moisture in your hair without weighing it down or causing product build up. Infused with essential oils to smooth your hair shaft and keeps it moisturized. The lemon zest scent is yummy and refreshing. Hair will feel soft and ready to be styled pretty! This Product is 100% Natural and 90% Organic

Directions: After washing hair, apply to wet hair by spraying it on. Be sure each strand is saturated, to ensure full protection. Style as usual.

Key Ingredients: Water, Glycerin, Almond Oil, Wheat Germ Protein, Silk Amino Acids, Lemongrass Extract, Behentrimonium Methosulfate(Rapaseed oil) , Herbal and Botanical Blend No Petroleum, No Mineral Oil , No Alcohol, No Paraben, No Sulfate, No Silicones

My Thoughts: This is a great light leave in conditioner. I am usually not a fan of the spray conditioners but this changed my mind. It was very light and moisturizing. My hair felt very soft and moisturized after use.


Crème Brulee Curling Custard

Curls Curls Galore!!! What can be sweeter than defining your curls naturally? While also moisturizing your hair. This pineapple scented natural based custard helps to elongate and smooth your curls for that polished curly look you desire, without leaving your hair dry, greasy, sticky or crunchy. Great for all hair types.

Directions: Apply to freshly washed hair in or out the shower. Wash hair and shake dry, do not remove all water. Spray on Lemongrass Leave In Conditioner generously over hair. Apply custard row by row in a shingling method starting at the back and working to front. Rake fingers through each row to evenly distribute product. When finishing shake hair to remove excess. To dry simply let air dry or use diffuser.

Disclaimer: This product is intended to define and enhance your natural curl pattern. This product will NOT create curls that are not pre-existing.

Ingredients: Aloe Vera, Infused with essential oils and botanical blend, Humectant, Coconut Oil, Almond Oil, Natural

My Thoughts:

I used this for a twist and curl. It left my hair very soft! I had a soft hold as well. My hair was not as defined as I would have liked but it was super pretty!! 🙂


Have you tried Alikay Naturals? If so which product and what were your thoughts?

Enjoy Your Weekend!!

xoxo Michelle