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Size 1.7 oz/ 50 mL · ITEM 1837202
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$24.00

Ouai is a keeper...Wanted to love it...I love Ouai's Wave Spray, and I just added this to my hair care repertoire for giving a little extra "va va va boom" to my waves after my hair dries...This is a great product that helps to sort of stick my hair together - I have super unruly and frizzy hair
Which hair type is it good for?
✔ Straight
✔ Wavy
✔ Curly
✔ Coiled
✔ Tightly Coiled

What it is:
A long-lasting, medium-control finishing paste that delivers easy-to-distribute matte texture, shape, and separation.

Key benefits:
- Gives hair moldable texture
- Tames unruly ends
- Creates a matte finish

If you want to know more…
Great for long and short styles, this luxurious product creates soft thickness and piecey texture for a long-lasting hold. It tames unruly ends—for soft, smooth, and healthy-looking hair.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens

What else you need to know:
The fragrance is Rue St. Honoré—a French-inspired fragrance with seductive notes of violet, gardenia, ylang ylang, and white musk for a sophisticated and feminine floral fragrance.

This product is safe for color-treated hair and was not tested on animals.
Size 5.1 oz/ 150 mL · ITEM 1674308
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$42.00

Gold in a bottle...Perfect Everyday Product...I really prefer to hand pick and combine my hair products before I style, depending on how much moisture my hair needs (using 4 or 5 products at a time), but I received this as a sample and I am in love with this
Which hair type is it good for?
✔ Straight
✔ Wavy
✔ Curly

What it is:
A leave-in hair treatment and styling cream that delivers 10 benefits in one simple step, leaving hair perfectly polished—you asked, Alterna listened. Original CC Cream formula now available.

Key benefits:
- Treats damaged hair
- Smooths frizz
- Restores softness and shine

If you want to know more…
CAVIAR CC Cream or Complete Correction Cream is a luxe leave-in hair treatment and styling cream that corrects and perfects hair in 10 different and unbelievable ways. It provides moisture, shine, smoothness, softness, anti-breakage, heat protection, light hold, UV protection, manageability, and strength. Clinically proven to reduce breakage by 92 percent and provide up to 450° F heat protection, this is the perfect product for all hair types. It’s versatile enough to be used along or as a styling primer to layer other products on top of it and no matter how you use it, hair is perfected, protected, and flawless.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
Inspired by the Science of Skincare for Hair®, Caviar Anti-Aging is the first comprehensive line of hair care products that address intrinsic (natural aging process), chemical, and environmental aging by infusing hair with the finest, most effective ingredients to restore hydration, strength, vibrancy, and elasticity for more youthful-looking hair. Every product contains pure caviar from the roe of non-endangered sturgeon fish, sustainably farmed in France. It is naturally luxurious and rich in vitamins, minerals, and omega fatty acids that help restore hair's lipid layer to its optimal state—the key to healthier, younger-looking hair.

Suitable for color-treated hair, this product is free of DEA/TEA, petrochemicals, and synthetic color.

Research results:
With use of Caviar CC Cream vs. untreated hair:
- 92% reduction in breakage
- Provides heat protection up to 450°F/232°C
Size 7.3 oz/ 257 mL · ITEM 2109908
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$29.00

It's easy to use...This spray is ok...Overall, easy volume that finishes my everyday look!...I was in Sephora today and had the opportunity to try this out and I found it very easy to use, I like the customize able nozzle and I do feel it left my hair with not body I also think that it made my hair more frizzy than usual and also it did feel a little hard in my hair but if you needed a lot of body I think this would be good for it
What it is: A body-building hairspray that creates buildable body with airiness, movement, and light hold.

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, and Curly

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Hair Concerns: Hold and Volume

Formulation: Spray

Highlighted Ingredients:
-Flexible Polymers and Firm Polymers
-Shine Emollient Blend
-Anti-Static Agents

Ingredient Callouts: This product cruelty-free and is formulated without parabens, phthalates, and silicone.

What Else You Need to Know: Perfect hair Day™ Body Builder is powered by a customizable nozzle that adjusts the particle size and spray rate. This formula contains a blend of flexible and firm polymers to create body with softness no matter which setting you use. An emollient blend adds shine and anti-static agents improve the brush-ability. It is safe and formulated for color and chemically treated hair.
Size 4 oz/ 125 mL · ITEM 1270776
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$29.00

I have curly hair but straighten it everyday....I've tried this hairspray after the shower, I found that the best way to use it was to dry up my hair a bit and kind of twist it all leave it in a bun for maybe 30-60min, when I undo the bun I've cute waves but then when I spray this over the more messy sections I can really work with my hair and give it more volume (especially at the roots but dont use too much)
What it is: A saltwater-based styling spray that adds texture, volume, and hold for matte waves that mimic a fresh-off-the-beach look.

Hair Type: Straight and Wavy

Hair Texture: Fine and Medium

Hair Concerns: Hold and Volumizing

Formulation: Spray

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Ascophyllum Nudosum (Seaweed) Extract: Extracted from naturally occurring seaweed; softens and smoothes skin and moisturizes hair, increasing its elasticity, luster, and softness; and helps decrease hair’s static charge, thus giving more body and less flyaways.
- Macrocystis Pyrifera (Kelp) Extract: A natural seaweed extract with a high iodine and mineral content; contributes shine and manageability to hair and reduces the harshness of some chemicals; the nutritive value of this extract makes it ideal for skin preparations.
- Magnesium Sulfate: Commonly known as Epsom salts; a natural mineral, which imparts astringent action.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, phthalates, and mineral oil. This product is also cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This saltwater-based, styling formula creates impeccable, matte volume, texture, fullness, and hold to mimic tousled, just-off-the-beach waves. This spray also works well with healthy, moderately coarse hair.
Size 3.7 oz/ 109 mL · ITEM 1229699
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$29.00

Big Hair is Sexy...I love the smell...I love this product and use it everyday....A little goes a long way as you only really need to use about a dime sized dollop but holy mother - I'm not sure if it's all in my head or all ON my head, but I swear my naturally stick straight and thin hair is way thicker than before
What it is: A lightweight thickening cream made with just a hint of conditioning for naturally full, soft hair to pump up hair’s volume and softness.

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, and Curly

Hair Texture: Fine

Hair Concerns:
- Dryness
- Volume

Key Benefits:
- Makes fine hair look and feel thicker
- Provides long-lasting, touchable body, fullness, and thickness
- Provides light conditioning

Formulation: Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Thickening Molecule: Deposits microscopic thickening dots between strands so hair looks and feels fuller.
- Myristyl Alcohol: Provides lightweight conditioning.
- Emollient blend: Enhances softness and shine.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, hydroquinone, triclosan, and triclocarban. This product is also vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: This cream is powered by Living Proof’s patented thickening molecule, which creates space between each strand with tiny dots that deliver big body. The result? Hair that looks and feels thicker with a hint of conditioning for touchable softness.
Size 8 oz/ 250 mL · ITEM 1270578
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$30.00

I love the smell...And it dries fast...easy everyday product...It has a surprisingly nice hold even though it's more of a thickening hairspray than a firm hold hairspray -- I definitely recommend it for keeping your hair up, for providing your hair with body, and for getting a nice smell :) One negative: it's a bit tricky to apply since it's not an aerosol, but a spray, so you have to let it fall where it falls and let your hair dry a bit before letting go of your hold
What it is: A pre-styling spray that helps create lasting lift, volume, and body for a lush, plush blow-dry.

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, and Curly

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Key Benefits:
- Adds Volume

Formulation: Spray

Highlighted Ingredients:
- VP/VA Copolymer: Provides light-to-medium hold.
- Polyquaternium-11: Provides light hold and control.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, phthalates, and mineral oil. This product is also cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This spray lifts and holds all hair types—thin, thick, straight, or curly. Use it for blow-drying, setting, protecting from heat, adding volume, lifting, controlling, and finishing any style.
Size 5.3 oz · ITEM 2035137
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$25.00

I love the smell...This is the bomb...Love this stuff use it everyday to give my hair a little more life and make my curls last a little longer....I received a sample of this and was excited to try it on my fine, curly hair -- I used a small amount on my roots and it really does volumize well BUT even a little bit made my hair feel intensely dry (and that was just out of the shower and after a deep conditioning treatment) I use similar products frequently to give my curls a boost but was not a fan of this one and couldn't wait to wash it out
What it is:
A salt-free texturizing spray for sexy, tousled, undone hair with a matte finish.


Which hair type is it good for?
✔ Straight
✔ Wavy
✔ Curly
✔ Coiled
✔ Tightly Coiled

Key benefits:
- Creates tousled, beachy texture
- Creates long-lasting volume
- Leaves a matte finish

If you want to know more…
Un.Done Volume and Matte Texture Spray utilizes an invisible and dry formulation that delivers beachy hair—perfectly tousled with undone, matte texture. A salt-free product that delivers beachy texture? Yes, that is right—no sodium chloride. Zeolite, a natural mineral, builds unbelievable volume for full-on sexy hair.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
This product is a The Knot Beauty Award and ICMAD City Awards winner.

This product is certified vegan and formulated without MIT/MCI, artificial colors, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, triclocarban, aluminum, talc, and have less than one percent synthetic fragrances. It is safe for color-treated, Brazilian-treated, and keratin-treated hair.

Sea buckthorn berry (also known as obliphica) is included in all of Amika’s haircare and styling products. It contains over 190 biologically active compounds, including vitamin C (15 times more than an orange), vitamin A (three times more than a carrot), and vitamin E. It also has high concentrations of the rare omega-7, making up 40 percent of the berry. Typically only found in fish oil, omega-7 keeps free radicals at bay and promotes the production of collagen, a key building block for skin, hair, and nails.

Sea buckthorn has been thoroughly researched in over 130 modern scientific studies that have found that this berry promotes health. Women throughout the ages have used the obliphica berry to protect themselves against the ravages of the sun and the elements. Founded on tradition and now based on extensive scientific research, sea buckthorn is one of the biggest functional whole food rediscoveries of the 21st century.
Size 2.53 oz/ 75 mL · ITEM 1873132
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$14.00

I loved this oil...15 year old love...A nice staple to have for everyday use!...I really love this product I have super dry hair and my hair can get really crazy when styling when I first used this product it helped keep my hair hydrated compare to my normal frizzy hair and bad hair days
What it is: A leave-in hair styling cream that's infused with argan oil and anti-static ingredients to condition, hydrate, and reduce frizz.

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Key Benefits: Prevents Dryness, Fights Frizz, and Maintains Hold

Formulation: Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Argan Oil: Restores elasticity, smoothness, and manageability to hair.
- Behentrimonium Chloride: An anti-static and conditioning agent.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, and triclocarban. This also comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: This lightweight, multipurpose styling solution creates smooth styles while providing hydration and a soft hold. Suitable for all hair types and as a next-day style refresher.
Size 5 oz/ 150 mL · ITEM 1668045
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$32.00

It works so well...Does a great job...BY FAR BEST EVERYDAY HAIR TREATMENT...It has been a looooooong time since I was impressed by a hair product - I have fine hair that shows splint ends easily and I have been searching for a smoothing product that wouldn't weigh down my locks
What it is: A serum-in-cream that repairs and keeps blow-dried hair looking smooth and healthy for up to three days.

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Texture: Medium and Thick

Hair Concerns:
- Dryness
- Heat Protection
- Straightening and Smoothing

Key Benefits:
- Seals split ends
- Protects against breakage
- Protects against heat

Formulation: Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Hair Repair Technology: Repairs split ends, restores hair‘s healthy look and feel, and protects against breakage.
- Resurrection Plant Extracts: These extracts from rose of Jericho and pale lilac contain special components that help them survive drought stress.
- Heat-Protecting Shield: Safeguards hair from heat damage.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, phthalates, and mineral oil. This product is also cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This formula‘s repair technology helps seal split ends and protect against breakage, while its conditioning blend with "resurrection plants" rose of Jericho and pale lilac bring dry, damaged hair back to life.
Size 4.2 oz Blanc Scent · ITEM 1638212
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$26.00

I love the scent...A total hair win...I got this as a sample and loved it so much I now purchase this product for my everyday hair routine!...I seriously love Drybar products but the Triple Sec works as a two in one as a volumizer AND dry shampoo and doesn't make my hair feel gritty afterwards; still soft and manageable
What it is: A three-in-one formula that texturizes, amplifies, and refreshes hair.

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Key Benefits: Volume, Texture, and Extends Blowouts

Formulation: Lightweight Spray

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Crystal-clear Microporous Minerals (Zeolite): Add matte texture, create separation for fuller styles, and absorb light oils.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, and phthalates. This product is also cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: Great for all hair types and hair colors. Available in two of Drybar's signature scents: the Blanc scent with notes of coconut, amber, and vanilla and the Lush scent with notes of violet, sandalwood, and musk.
Size 3 oz/ 89 mL · ITEM 1835859
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$16.00

Love in a bottle...The smell is fine...I wanted to love this product because I have really oily hair and have to wash my hair everyday....Like I said completely did it's job, fantastic dry shampoo, but I can get the same job done for less money so... This product does have a nice smell & I noticed the ends of my hair don't feel as stiff as they normally do after I use a dry shampoo so those 2 things were great, but not worth it in my opinion
What it is: A styling spray that creates instant volume and texture for big, lasting results on dry hair.

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, and Curly

Hair Texture: Fine and Medium

Hair Concerns: Hold, Volume, and Color Safe

Formulation: Spray

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Volumizing and Texturizing Molecule ETAS

Ingredient Callouts: This product is cruelty-free and formulated without parabens and silicone.

What Else You Need to Know: This formula is powered by living Proof’s volumizing and texturizing molecule (ETAS), which adds volume to your hair by increasing the space between hair fibers. It provides UV protection, is color-safe, and safe for chemically treated hair.

This product is an Allure Best of Beauty award-winner.
Size 5 oz/ 148 mL · ITEM 1920909
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$27.00

I wanna love you...and it was shiny...Perfect hair everyday...After washing and conditioning my hair with the Perfect Hair Day line, I applied a generous amount of this styler (I recommend dividing hair in twos) rinsed it in the shower for like 5 seconds not to rinse too much, dry with a towel carefully and braided my hair as I think is the best way to achieve waves for straight hair
What it is: A first-of-its-kind styler—applied in the shower and lightly rinsed—to create air-dried styles with enhanced body, softness, natural texture, and shine.

Hair Type: Straight and Wavy

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Hair Concerns: Curl-Enhancing, Hold, and Shine

Formulation: Cream

Fragrance: Fresh Citrus and Fruits

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Patented Thickening Molecule (PBAE): Deposits thickening dots on hair fibers to create body and fullness.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens and silicone. This product is also cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This styler leaves behind cationic resins after lightly rinsing that bind to hair and flex when dried to enhance natural texture. Living Proof’s patented thickening molecule (PBAE) deposits thickening dots on hair to create body and fullness. Magnetic texturizers enhance waves and a resin controls flyaways and adds shine.

This product is an Allure Best of Beauty award winner.
Size 5 oz/ 150 mL · ITEM 1376318
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$32.00

It is not greasy...Gets the job done...I highly recommend this product to anyone who straightens their hair everyday....I mean, I did require a little touch up after a sweaty roll in bed haha but as far as surviving the weather, normal sleeping, and daily life - this product lives up to it's name, you will get your hair straight and it will stay that way without feeling like you have product in
What it is: A blow-dry cream that keeps styles smooth while reducing frizz.

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Texture: Medium and Thick

Hair Concerns:
- Frizz
- Heat Protection
- Straightening and Smoothing

Key Benefits:
- Straightens strands
- Tames flyaways
- Protects against heat and humidity

Formulation: Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Heat Protecting Shield: Protects hair from heat styling and humidity.
- Smoothing Blend: Lightweight silicones and other smoothing agents reduce frizz, smoothing and sealing the hair for soft style with body and movement.
- Conditioning Blend: Conditions to add shine and control.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, phthalates, and mineral oil. This product is also cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This non-greasy, heat-protective blow-dry cream keeps styles smooth and sleek while reducing frizz for up to three days.
Size 5 oz · ITEM 1839620
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$31.00

I love the smell...I really like it...Great texture, use everyday...This hair product is completely AMAZING I got this amazing product as a free sample from #influenster and I love it I used after I dry my hair I curled and I sprayed it and my curls just look sooo natural and the best of this is my hair smells really good Im so happy I tried this new product because now its my favorite and I will keep buying it
What it is: A salt-free, non-drying texture spray that adds volume and hold for an undone, beachy look.

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Hair Concerns:
- Hold
- Volumizing
- UV Protection

Key Benefits:
- Instantly Adds Volume and Hold
- Adds Buildable, Beachy Texture
- Non-Drying, Salt-Free Formula

Formulation: Spray

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Glycerin: Helps lock in moisture and adds texture.
- Gluten-Free Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein: Gives hair natural volume and body.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, and triclocarban. This product is also vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: This must-have texture spray is your go to for effortlessly cool, beachy vibes. It adds long-lasting volume and sexy, tousled texture. Its salt-free formula creates the perfect beachy, undone look without dryness or stickiness. Apply it to wet or dry hair for loose, beachy waves with a matte finish.
Size 6.7 oz/ 200 mL · ITEM 2437267
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$28.00

it is really wow...I really like it...I use heat almost everyday, so the WOW Dream Coat was a game changer....As soon as I received this product, I literally ran to try it, I had heard wonders from it, and I thought that in this super humid weather combined with my wavy and frizzy hair, it was not going to work but WOW, it is a blast, I applied it once and I have not washed my hair for 3 days and I have not used a bath coat and it is intact, it looks and feels super silky with a stunning shine, I am super in awe
What it is: An award-winning hair treatment that acts like a mini keratin treatment transforming all hair types, creating silky, frizz free results with humidity-blocking technology that lasts 3-4 shampoos.

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Hair Concerns:
- Frizz
- Shine
- Straightening/Smoothing

Key Benefits:
- Blocks humidity to prevent frizz
- Leaves hair silky, supple, and glossy
- Key to creating "glass hair"

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Proprietary Anti-Humidity Complex: Prevents frizz, adds mirror-like shine, and provides heat protection.
- Chamomilla Extract: Protects color and enriches radiance.
- Calendula Extract: Moisturizes to help prevent dryness.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, sulfates SLS & SLES, triclocarban, triclosan, and contains less than one percent synthetic fragrance. It is also vegan, gluten-free, cruelty-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: Dream Coat's groundbreaking, lightweight, heat-activated polymer technology smooths and silkens hair, forming an invisible matrix that acts like a water-repellent "raincoat." It ensures sleek, glossy, glassy texture that's "immune" to frizz and lasts up to three shampoos.

This product is an Allure Best of Beauty winner.
Size 8 oz/ 250 mL · ITEM 1270594
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$27.00

I will buy again...I love them both...Given the latter, I have to wash my hair everyday, as the only dry shampoos that work also leave my almost-black hair looking like I dumped a bag of flour on it....I used the product 3 times and all 3 times, my hair lacked shine, -- it has nice body, decent volume, okay definition but not shiny, - almost as if there is a residue or powdery look to the finished hair and that is a deal breaker for me if my hair looiks full but dull --- so, the search continues
What it is:
A setting medium that works well for all hair types.

What it does:
This product is neither a gel nor mousse, but works like both. It slicks back, helps add body and lift roots, and defines curl with a strong hold.

What else you need to know:
The more you use, the more it holds.

Bumble and bumble is a cruelty-free brand, meaning they don't test on animals. Bb. products are free from parabens, phthalates, mineral oils, and formaldehyde.