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post #1 of 17 Old 07-16-2008, 01:12 AM Thread Starter
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I need a good leave-in conditioner or human (but to use on my horse!). His mane and tail are so dry!
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post #2 of 17 Old 07-16-2008, 01:20 AM
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I've used Aussie Hair Insurance Leave-In Conditioner on my own hair. I really like their products for myself... I haven't used it on my horse, but it's a spray so it might be convenient...
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post #3 of 17 Old 07-16-2008, 09:16 AM
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Heck, I'm cheap. I go to the dollar store and get whatever "flavor" I fancy at the time and just slather it on.

If it gets a build up, after a few days, you can just rinse out. Or you could dilute it with water and spray it on, instead of full strenght intially.

It weighs down frizzy fly-aways. It's cheap, and I've never seen any of them irritate the horse's skin.
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post #4 of 17 Old 07-16-2008, 12:35 PM
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Any human leave in conditioner works great. You can find some reasonably priced at the local Drug Store. Will be cheaper than Horse Leave In's
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post #5 of 17 Old 07-16-2008, 12:45 PM
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also, if you go to a sally's beauty supply (or equivalent) you can buy a cholesterol treatment....leave it in for 5 mins and rinse about conditioned!

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post #6 of 17 Old 07-16-2008, 05:40 PM
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sally's have a generic paul mitchell brand of their "super skinny". it is a serum that i leave in his mane and tail. total shine, no flyaways and no tangles. awsome stuff and only its only about $8.
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post #7 of 17 Old 07-16-2008, 08:00 PM
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Mane and Tail conditioner. The horse/people brand is a good one. I know of a lady who owns drafts and she leaves that conditioner then wraps up their tails. It grows like crazy, even works better than MTG.

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post #8 of 17 Old 07-17-2008, 12:36 AM
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World Champion Pepi, the best coat conditioner ever. This aerosol type spray is for horse coat condition.
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post #9 of 17 Old 07-17-2008, 10:11 AM
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i get the nicest smelling cheap conditioner that i can and mix it with water in a spray bottle. and spray through. its just as good as the "proper" stuff i bought for $20.

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post #10 of 17 Old 07-17-2008, 02:01 PM
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I use Mane n' Tail ! It works great in Crickets tail. It can be used in wet tails , dry tails, it can be washed or it can be left in and you can use it in your own hair!

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