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chocolate deep conditionerKizuri Beauty Cocoa Vanilla Deep Conditioner (8 oz) $10 – Cocoa Vanilla Deep Conditioner is formulated with Cocoa Bean Extract which smoothes the hair follicle while imparting moisture, and vanilla extract which infuses the sweet scent of fresh vanilla bean. Agave nectar moisturizes while preserving natural curl pattern.
Ingredients: Water, Cocoa Butter, Apricot Kernel Oil, Behentrimonium Methosulfate, Cetearyl Alcohol, Cetyl Esters, Wheat Germ Oil, Stearalkonium Chloride, Phenoxyethanol, Cocoa Bean Extract, Sorbic Acid, Vanilla Bean Extract, Agave, Vegetable Glycerin, Caprylyl Glycol, Witch Hazel Extract, Citric Acid, Fragrance

BASK Beauty Cacao Deep Conditioning Hair Treat (8 oz) $20 – We take a base of pure premium cocoa butter, coconut cream, & kukui moluccano oil – fold in nutrient-rich amalaki fruit & conditioner beads for detangling – and finish off with drizzles of amber agave nectar. The result is the most decadent chocolate dessert for your curls to feed on!
Ingredients: Distilled Water, Prime Pressed Cocoa Butter, Virgin Coconut Cream, Kukui Moluccana Seed Oil, Agave Nectar, Behentrimonium Methosulfate, Raw Cocoa Powder, Amalaki Fruit Powder, Cetyl Alcohol, Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride, Butylene Glycol, Phenoxyethanol and Ethylhexylglycerin


West’s Word
There really isn’t much to say when comparing these two conditioners. They perform similarly, leaving the hair soft and well-conditioned, and the main ingredient of both happens to be chocolate-based.  BASK’s conditioner does have a food-like quality chocolate which I love, but Kizuri’s conditioner is less messy in the application and rinsing process and also happens to contain an identifiable ceramide.

READ MORE: How Ceramides Benefit Damaged Natural Hair + What Products Contain Ceramides 

Because of the similarity in performance and the clean-up/messy factor…

SAVE wins!