PissedConsumer.com strives to provide consumers with the right information to make informed purchasing decisions. Our website collected and compiled various consumer reviews about African Pride and Suave as well as customer ratings and recommendations for these brands. Each brand score is calculated based on set of relevant criteria and displays company performance over time.

African Pride

African Pride and Suave Overview

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Suave was first mentioned on PissedConsumer on Feb 10, 2012 and since then this brand received 387 reviews. It is 285 reviews more than African Pride received since Nov 30, 2010.

African Pride and Suave Consumer Ratings

182 out of 1160 in Cosmetics and Personal Care category
112 out of 1160 in Cosmetics and Personal Care category
Product or Service Quality
191 in category
181 in category
Price Affordability
96 in category
41 in category
Value for money
138 in category
100 in category

According to consumer ratings and reviews, Suave ranks 70 points higher in the Cosmetics and Personal Care category than African Pride. People gave African Pride 1.4 stars for Product or Service Quality criterion in Cosmetics and Personal Care category and it is 197 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. At the same time, Suave was rated 1.5 stars for Product or Service Quality criterion in this category and it is 207 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. If we look at Price Affordability criterion, than we see that Suave has a higher rating than African Pride. Regarding Value for money criterion, consumers gave African Pride 1.8 stars and it is 64% greater than other in category. Suave however was rated 2.1 stars and it is 74% greater than other in category.

African Pride and Suave Rating Details

Product or Service Quality
1.4 (37 reviews)
1.5 (134 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

I have been searching for a product for my natural curly hair to bring out my curls with out friz. I came upon curl activator moisturizer jelly I put it all over my hair and it left white flakes all thru my hair and it was hard to get out I had to wash it out not pleased I spent 6 dollars just to...


Customer service rep muted the call for about 30 seconds before speaking then pretended they could not hear me and then just hung up without waiting at least 30 seconds for a response. I know they could because I made a call beforehand and the receiver could hear me fine. This happened 3 times for...

Price Affordability
2.6 (34 reviews)
3.3 (128 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

I permed my hair washed it out it dod real good but as time went on it kept breaking. I currently have a lot of breakage every day.l afro and need treatment to get it back healthy.

Diane E

...The original Deep Clean Peppermint was a very good product for the price. My husband, daughter, and I all use it. I have been buying it for almost 10 years...

Value for money
1.8 (29 reviews)
2.1 (125 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

I used the anti-breakage 2- in-1 shampoo@ conditioner, and Shea butter conditioner leave- in conditioner, and a lot of my hair came out I was so disappointed, and I want my money back because this product damaged my hair Aline with my Granddaughter hair!..


...I used to use herbal essences but due to money issues I switched to suave. With in two weeks I notice a TON of hair falling out. My husband and kids have even noticed the hair falling out because it is all over the place...

Jewel H

African Pride and Suave Pros and Cons

  • Cons loss of hair
  • Before this incident great
  • Affordable
  • Price
  • Product
  • It made my hair soft
  • False advertisement that states all natural and safe
  • Hair came out on both sides of my head
  • Hair came out in the back of my head
  • Losing my hair
  • Hair loss
  • Hair loss and fear

African Pride and Suave Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews

They removed it from the market with NO replacement product AT ALL. I have tried many and NONE compares. The olive oil p...


I have fine thin hair and have to comment on this Product. In the past years I have tried numerous products from...

African Pride and Suave Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews

I bought this product 2 days ago, for my edges, The product is much softer than the products I usually use, When I used...


I got a sample for sauve natural. As much as I like how my hair stayed wonderful for days it did nothing for my...

African Pride and Suave Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews

I have been searching for a product for my natural curly hair to bring out my curls with out friz. I came upon curl...

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#1. I'm not Donetta
#2. You discontinued the product I wanted
#3. I found it on Amazon

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African Pride and Suave Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • African Pride Olive Miracle Relaxer Conditioner (21 reviews)
  • African Pride Hair Care (11 reviews)
  • African Pride Conditioner (7 reviews)
  • Suave Shampoo (154 reviews)
  • Suave Hair Care (35 reviews)
  • Suave Professionals Almond And Shea Butter Shampoo (31 reviews)