Do shampoo brands really matter

Discussion in 'The Bar' started by Ganggreen87, May 10, 2015.

  1. Ganggreen87

    Ganggreen87 Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    19,223
    Joined:
    Jun 8, 2014
    Messages:
    4,638
    Likes Received:
    11,031
    in the shower this morning my wife had some new super expensive shampoo and conditioner. Like crazy expensive.

    What the fuck?! Is there really a difference, I sometimes use soap and my hair always looks the same even when I tried the expensive stuff
     
  2. blotchy

    blotchy ncvv hmasfdgvb reggvbawedfm VIP Gold

    Reputations:
    8,080
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    2,996
    Likes Received:
    2,911
  3. Bubbleguts420

    Bubbleguts420 Well-Known Member 2010 OG

    Reputations:
    11,183
    Joined:
    Sep 20, 2010
    Messages:
    6,028
    Likes Received:
    5,379
    Nah. It all stings once it gets in your pee hole.
     
  4. Stevie

    Stevie Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    6,066
    Joined:
    Sep 3, 2010
    Messages:
    38,292
    Likes Received:
    5,747
    Define crazy expensive...Is your wife hot?
     
  5. VeeB

    VeeB I have a Full Member VIP

    Reputations:
    81,380
    Joined:
    Jan 2, 2012
    Messages:
    24,256
    Likes Received:
    29,672
    Yes, it matters.
    Also, don't buy brands that are supposed to only be sold at salons at drug stores. They are likely fake or expired.
     
    Engaged Chicken and Harry Gibbs like this.
  6. Ganggreen87

    Ganggreen87 Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    19,223
    Joined:
    Jun 8, 2014
    Messages:
    4,638
    Likes Received:
    11,031
    Like 40 bucks for both bottles, I just buy Costco garbage
    she is still pretty hot to me 5'8" 118
    Looks great
     
  7. Just Peachy

    Just Peachy VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    9
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    54,632
    Likes Received:
    25,618
    My hair is medium length, fine and straight. Most shampoos work just fine for me whether they are cheap or expensive.
     
    Bro and Harry Gibbs like this.
  8. Stevie

    Stevie Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    6,066
    Joined:
    Sep 3, 2010
    Messages:
    38,292
    Likes Received:
    5,747
    40 bucks so your hot wife thinks her hair still looks "Hot and Youthful"?



    Unless you're collecting food stamps and/or working in a vacuum store...That's acceptable.
     
    FunnyFarm2 and Ganggreen87 like this.
  9. Ganggreen87

    Ganggreen87 Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    19,223
    Joined:
    Jun 8, 2014
    Messages:
    4,638
    Likes Received:
    11,031

    Thanks for putting it in perspective my man!
    I am not cheap but I am frugal
     
    Haze Dean and Stevie like this.
  10. newcastlefan

    newcastlefan גֵּרְשֹׁם VIP Gold

    Reputations:
    74,511
    Joined:
    Dec 31, 2011
    Messages:
    77,047
    Likes Received:
    34,093
    Many different brand products begin with the same base. For example, All clairol lotions start with the same base lotion and then they add color, fragrance, and some trace ingredients so the differences are mostly packaging. That said I believe shampoos have differences but mostly in the so called medicated brands, although I bet it boils down to those with coal tar vs those with the miracle secret ingredient : coal tar with a patented name.
     
    Johnnykstaint and Ganggreen87 like this.
  11. newcastlefan

    newcastlefan גֵּרְשֹׁם VIP Gold

    Reputations:
    74,511
    Joined:
    Dec 31, 2011
    Messages:
    77,047
    Likes Received:
    34,093
    I have compared Nutragena shampoo to the private label clones: they seem to have the same ingredients although the clones have a higher % of water per bottle, so the brand is a still better deal.
     
  12. Daveindiego

    Daveindiego Confirmed Internet Legend Banned User

    Reputations:
    124,299
    Joined:
    Sep 19, 2010
    Messages:
    87,609
    Likes Received:
    44,012
    Listen, I'm pretty much of a hair care specialist around here, non fag.

    a.) Shampoo is for losers. Fuck that shit, it ruins your hair.
    b.) I use Garnier Fructese, and it works awesome.

    :davetoke:
     
    Dionysus, FatKidSullivan and Bro like this.
  13. Stevie

    Stevie Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    6,066
    Joined:
    Sep 3, 2010
    Messages:
    38,292
    Likes Received:
    5,747
  14. newcastlefan

    newcastlefan גֵּרְשֹׁם VIP Gold

    Reputations:
    74,511
    Joined:
    Dec 31, 2011
    Messages:
    77,047
    Likes Received:
    34,093
    You also use bluing
     
    Dream Theater likes this.
  15. Daveindiego

    Daveindiego Confirmed Internet Legend Banned User

    Reputations:
    124,299
    Joined:
    Sep 19, 2010
    Messages:
    87,609
    Likes Received:
    44,012
    You shouldn't use shampoo with bad hair like that, it can ruin it even further.
     
  16. Daveindiego

    Daveindiego Confirmed Internet Legend Banned User

    Reputations:
    124,299
    Joined:
    Sep 19, 2010
    Messages:
    87,609
    Likes Received:
    44,012
    I am rocking a complete 'The Dude'.

    :c
     
  17. Bro

    Bro There is no Dana VIP Gold

    Reputations:
    133,028
    Joined:
    Sep 26, 2010
    Messages:
    104,647
    Likes Received:
    28,887
  18. Gomez

    Gomez VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    13,604
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    24,036
    Likes Received:
    9,030
    @Pantene
     
  19. Tigger Please

    Tigger Please VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    38,416
    Joined:
    Dec 18, 2011
    Messages:
    13,001
    Likes Received:
    7,428

    Do you know if your wife has chemically straightened hair? If so, her stylist probably recommended that she use a sulfate-free shampoo. They tend to be more expensive
     
  20. newcastlefan

    newcastlefan גֵּרְשֹׁם VIP Gold

    Reputations:
    74,511
    Joined:
    Dec 31, 2011
    Messages:
    77,047
    Likes Received:
    34,093