Product Review: Jessicurl Deep Conditioning Treatment


Deep Conditioning Treatment

8 oz $16.95, sale price $10.17

ing: Water (Aqua) infused with Equisetum Maximum Lam (Horsetail), Mentha Piperita (Peppermint), Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary), Laurus Nobilis (Bay Leaf), Ocimum Basilicum (Basil), Arctium Lappa (Burdock Root), Althaea Officinalis (Marshmallow Root), Origanum Vulgare (Oregano), Cymbopogon Flexuosus (Lemongrass), Thymus Vulgaris (Thyme), Salvia Officinalis (Sage) and Urtica Dioica (Nettle); Behentrimonium Methosulfate (and) Cetearyl Alcohol, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter), Persea Gratissima (Avocado) Oil, Theobroma Cacao (Cocoa) Seed Butter, Soy Lecithin, Diazolidinyl Urea (and) Iodopropynyl Butylcarbamate

I’ve spoke on this before but I am not big on deep conditioning.  Why? My hair really doesn’t crave it.  I normally pre-poo my hair, wash with a gentle shampoo, condition and detangle then moisturize, style and seal.  Since coloring my hair the porosity has increased some and I have seen more benefits from deep conditioning.  I reviewed other products in the Jessicurl line and intentionally skipped the deep conditioning treatment, but I have since pulled out my sample pack to give it a try.

I cleansed my hair then tried a new conditioner that had absolutely no slip -boo.  I squeezed out every drop of the 1 ounce package and applied to my hair.  The product is very thick and smelled of cocoa butter (this was the unscented version) which I found enjoyable.  My hair quickly drank up this product, in some areas it looked as though I had not applied any conditioner at all, thirst much?  I added a few fingerfuls of Jessicurl Too Shea conditioner to those areas.  I covered my hair with a cap, sat for 20 minutes then rinsed.  The result was soft, bouncy hair.

So I know you are wondering: How does the Deep Conditioning Treatment compare the  Too Shea Conditioner?  IMO, Too Shea is a souped-up rinse out conditioner that can moonlight as a deep conditioner.  Too Shea has a drinkable yogurt consistency and provides great slip.  Deep Conditioning Treatment is a grown woman’s deep conditioner.  It is thick like chocolate mousse with okay slip.  DCT belongs in a jar, while TS belongs in a bottle.  I like Too Shea, but I love the Deep Conditioning Treatment!  

For me, each 8 oz jar holds 4-5 applications which is just under $4 per treatment.  The shipping from Cali is a little pricey, however this product is available on naturally and nounou’s boutique so keep an eye out for shipping offers on those sites.  I will be grabbing a few jars at the next hair show along with a hug from my girl Jess.  Final thoughts on DCT are:It’s a keeper!

Jessicurl Deep Conditioning Treatment 40% off sale through Tuesday January 31 2012. Use coupon code DTD36945 at checkout.  Sale is good on 8 ounce size in all three scents. Pick some up and let us know your thoughts.


9 thoughts on “Product Review: Jessicurl Deep Conditioning Treatment

  1. I love it too!! I bought the big mama gallon size because it was like buying 8 of the 8oz jars and getting 8 for free!! I use this everyday because my hair is extremely dry. I use Carol’s Daughter Monoi repairing hair mask as my weekly dct.

  2. I’m in the process of transitioning from relaxer to natural hair and was wondering if you had tips on products for my hair type. My nails grow pretty fast so I’m thinking I don’t need anything with protein. How do I determine my hair texture?

    • I don’t believe in hair typing or that it has any usefulness. Check out my posts on learning about your hair under the “Hair Facts” category. You can also view my favorite products under “Things I Love” page.

  3. I love this product too! It is one of, if not the only product, that has ever made my hair feel properly moisturised since a highlights disaster. As soon as the 33oz size is back in stock in the Uk I am on it! Thanks for the comparision with Too Shea, I was wondering that as you predicted and now I’m tempted.

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