Umberto Giannini

When doing the CGM, the Umberto Giannini’s Curl Jelly Scrunching Jelly is a popular choice. However, it does list Sodium methylparaben in the ingredients. Lorraine Massey cautions against parabens in the Curly Girl Handbook saying: “In recent years, they’ve become controversial as experts question whether they are safe.”
Please note, this book was originally published in 2010, so the phase ‘in recent years’ is referring to 11 years ago.

The following products are a grey area – neither approved or not approved.

Ingredients checked January 2019