co-wash

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co-wash

To wash one's hair using only conditioner (rather than shampoo and conditioner). "Co" is short for "conditioner." Ladies with thick, curly hair have taken to co-washing their tresses, to avoid stripping their hair of natural oils.
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"A few hot products in the multicultural space are pre-poos, co-washes, sulfate-free shampoos and leave-in conditioners.