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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The result is a product lineup that includes pre-poos, cowashes, sulfate-free shampoos and leave-in conditioners that hold mass appeal and are beneficial for consumers with a range of hair types and textures.
Hot products in the multicultural space include pre poos, cowashes, sulfate-free shampoos and leave-in conditioners, she said.