Why Do You Use Multiple Leave-Ins?

Some things I have down to a science and others I just mimic what I see.  Using multiple leave-ins is more about the latter (with a little bit of trial and error).  The first situation where I started experimenting with using multiple leave-in was with flat ironing.

Flat Ironing.
If I was going to be a DIYer, I had to improve my flat ironing skills otherwise I knew I'd remain dependent upon a stylist.  I quickly learned that a big part of having a successful session with the flat iron is the type of leave-ins that you use.  I mimicked lots of combinations that I saw from ladies on a hair journey.  And finally settled on this combination: Moisturizing Leave-in Treatment; Serum/Heat Protectant; and Glossing Spray.  My favorite combinations is GVP Conditioner, Chi Silk Infusion and Proclaim Glosser.  But I've also done: Roux 619 Leave-In Vials, GVP Potion 9; and Proclaim Glosser.  Both give me good results, but the first combo gives me better results.
Roller Setting.
Once I saw success with my flat ironed hair I decided to re-evaluate my roller setting leave-ins.  After a lot of trial and error during Ebony's Roller Setting Challenge,  I found my perfect combo.  Now, I always use a Protein Heat Protectant and Moisturizing Leave-In Treatment.  And my favorite combo is Aphogee Keratin & Green Tea Restructurizer and GVP The Conditioner.

Air Drying.
This combination was derived from mimicking the general products used by other hair journeyers.  For the most part I noticed that most people use a Moisturizing Leave-in Treatment, a Serum and an Oil.  I modified it to a Liquid Moisturizing Leave-In, a Creamy Moisturizer and Oil (or Serum...depending on how I'm feeling that wash day).  So, I'll use the either: 

While the reasons listed above are a bit cookie cutter,  I do think that the type of leave-in that you use does impact the results you get.  Plus sometimes one product just doesn't do enough.  So, the main/real reason why I use more than one leave-in treatment is because my results are so much better when I do.  And I do what my hair likes. :)

What are your favorite Leave-In Combinations?

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