The Secret To My Great Hair – My Mane Event with Pantene Recap & Giveaway

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I’ve got great hair! I used to say that it’s because I’m a Leo and Leo’s are known for their manes. But the truth of the matter is I’ve been using Pantene FOREVER. I mean for as long as I can remember I’ve been using Pantene products. So clearly I owe my amazing, shiny, healthy, luscious locks to them.

 

So when I was invited by MomTrends to attend a Pantene party I jumped at the chance. One because MomTrends throws the BEST parties and two because I am a walking talking Pantene girl.

 

The party started off in style as it always does with MomTrends and Pantene is all about style. I was picked up at my Jersey home by a car service and brought into the city to MPE Penthouse (they had the most amazing view of the city).

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The night started off with cocktails, appetizers and catching up with blogger friends.

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The “mane” event however, was the doctor behind the new AgeDefy and Advanced+ Keratin Repair  line for Pantene. Dr. Jeni Thomas, Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry and P&G’s Beauty and Grooming Principal Scientist, who works on researching the areas of the scalp and hair.

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Prior to the event, Pantene had sent all attendees products from their new Age Devy line. Which of course I loved. I’ve been using the Keratin shampoo and conditioner they sent as my hair is fairly straight (sometimes I get a little wave in it). Everyone loves Pantene for the smell but Pantene makes my hair super shiny and healthy. It really is for hair so healthy it shines.

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I learned a ton from Dr. Jeni that night including that she works alongside the Olay folks (after all they are both P&G brands) in regards to aging hair and skin. She talked breakage, greys, frizz and more. I even had some one-on-one time with Dr. Jeni and I told her how I noticed my scalp has changed once I hit 30. That I don’t know if it’s truly dandruff I occasionally get versus dry scalp. She said often times when it comes and goes it can be stress related. Interesting! She suggested that I continue to switch between a dandruff shampoo and a regular shampoo.

 

This of course made me bring up the Pantene Anti-Dandruff shampoo that was discontinued. I had been using that for a while, and then it was discontinued. Last summer I was thrilled when on the Pantene Facebook page we got to vote for what retired item we wanted back and then learned that they all came back. Unfortunately I couldn’t locate the anti-dandruff shampoo anywhere. I mentioned it to Dr. Jeni who introduced me to the nice PR folks and wouldn’t you know…. A week after the event I got a package in the mail. A years’ worth of Pantene Anti-Dandruff shampoo!!!!!! You have no idea how excited I was. Now I can switch between that and the Keratin I love so much also.

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There were stylists on hand to create some fun looks with the new line. I opted for beachy waves.

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The Echo Design group was there also teaching bloggers how to tie scarves in a multitude of ways. Plus we got one in our swag bag. Yippee!

 

As you can tell I had a blast that night! And now I’m giving you the opportunity to win some fab Pantene swag for yourself so that you can also have super luscious locks.

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*Disclosure – I was not required to write this post. The thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own.

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  1. A bevy of hair products...
  2. i DONT USE A BUNCH OF STUFF ON MY HAIR JUST SHAMPOO AND A LITTLE BIT OF CONDITIONER
  3. my favorite pantene product is aqua light shampoo
  4. Marti Parks says:
    I keep it clean and always try to keep the split ends trimmed.
  5. Marti Parks says:
    My favorite Pantene product is the Naturefusion shampoo and conditioner.
  6. Teresa M. says:
    I have been brushing my hair out before bedtime. I used to wear it in a ponytail but this create tanlges when I brush it in the morning...and split ends!
  7. Teresa M. says:
    I need lots of conditioner for my hair. It is really thick and it tends to get dry on the ends from salon highlights...hey, it covers the grey :) I actually am using Pantene Age Defying at the moment so that would have to be my favourite. I was using a salon brand but I found that didn't help with the dry ends. It was on sale a few weeks ago at Wal-Mart and I decided to give it a try. Thank you for this contest :)
  8. Sunshine G says:
    I only shampoo twice a week.
  9. I only wash my hair every two days
  10. How do you keep your locks looking fab? I wash my hair infrequently and never use heat to style What is your fave Pantene product? I love their conditioners
  11. Dayna Wilson says:
    I only wash my hair every 2 or 3 days, and I use tons of conditioner. Every once in a while I'll put some Moroccan oil in it.
  12. Dayna Wilson says:
    My favourite Pantene product is the styling milk.
  13. Marti Parks says:
    I have to use a lot of conditioner because my hair is really long.
  14. Lately I have been using the Pantene Naturefusion products!
  15. I shampoo once a week and I love the Naturefusion products!
  16. Betsy Barnes says:
    I only shampoo twice a week and brush my hair every night to keep looking FAB! :)
  17. I keep it clean by washing it less! It takes a few weeks to adjust, but once it does, you can go a week without washing and it doesn't get as greasy as it used to after just one day.
  18. Betsy Barnes says:
    I also keep my hair conditioned a lot. My favorite Pantene product is the DAILY MOISTURE RENEWAL :)
  19. Marti Parks says:
    Lots and lots of conditioner.
  20. nichol tone says:
    I try and keep it trimmed
  21. Marti Parks says:
    I brush it really well at night before bed.
  22. I usually wash every other day, and I condition.
  23. I haven't used Pantene in a while, but I'd love to try one of their spray heat protection products.
  24. Marti Parks says:
    I sometimes use a hair mask.
  25. Marti Parks says:
    I try to let my hair dry naturally.
  26. Marti Parks says:
    I try not to over wash my hair and do it every other day, instead of every day.
  27. Marti Parks says:
    A lot of hard work and maintenance.
  28. Marti Parks says:
    Sometimes I use a curling iron and give myself some curls.
  29. I use a lot of conditioner, and little processing.
  30. My favorite product is the volumizing shampoo
  31. Marti Parks says:
    Sometimes I use a leave in conditioner.
  32. Marti Parks says:
    Every now and then I will give myself a hot oil treatment.
  33. I use leave in conditioner and heat protect spray when I blow dry or hot iron
  34. split ends treatment
  35. Marti Parks says:
    I try to always keep the split ends trimmed so that it looks a lot healthier.
  36. Marti Parks says:
    Scalp massage is good for keeping your hair healthy and looking fab too.
  37. jessica todd says:
    i try to get my hair trimmed regularly..looks far better that way
  38. I try to use leave in conditioner to keep my locks moisturized
  39. Marti Parks says:
    Sometimes i just put it in a ponytail and call it fab.
  40. My favorite pantene product is the Nature fusion product line
  41. I try to keep fab locks by not over processing my hair
  42. I use leave-in conditioner

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