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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...Best CC For Hair...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...It's a life saver...Great for everyday use....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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$27.00

I love the smell...So simple & easy...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

I love the smell...Big Hair is Sexy...Love it, I use it everyday....While I wouldn't describe this stuff as a miracle in a bottle, it actually does what it says and you can tell a difference which is more than I can say for pretty much everything else I've tried
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 4 oz/ 118 mL · ITEM 1568930
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$29.00

My curls love it...my hair loves it...Perfect Hair Day Everyday!...amazing stuff , I got a trial and I now cannot live without it , I'm big into putting extreme colours into my hair which means bleaching before applying colour and my hair was brittle and breaking and the very first application I saw results my hair was stronger , manageable and shines so nice , I cant stop playing with my hair when I use it now
What it is: A multitasking treatment that styles and treats hair in one simple step.

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, and Curly

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Hair Concerns:
- Dryness
- Volumizing
- Straightens/Smooths

Key Benefits:
- Styles with volume and smoothness
- Conditions, strengthens, and adds shine
- Provides heat protection (up to 450°F/230°C) and UV protection

Formulation: Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Healthy Hair Molecule: Smooths and protects by forming a weightless shield around each strand—smoothing, strengthening, and polishing.
- Thickening Molecule: Deposits microscopic thickening dots between strands so hair looks and feels fuller.
- Tucuma Butter: Emollient rich in fatty acids, conditions dry and damaged hair.

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 cruelty-free, gluten-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: This cream is powered by Living Proof’s healthy hair molecule to smooth and protect by forming a weightless shield around each hair strand, while the thickening molecule creates space between strands for hair that looks and feels fuller. The result? Smooth, strong, voluminous hair—and endless compliments.
Size 8 oz/ 250 mL · ITEM 1270578
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$30.00

I love the smell...And it dries fast...perfect for everyday....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 scent...Easy to use (duh...My hair is naturally curly, but I straighten it almost everyday....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
Which hair type is it good for?
✔ Straight
✔ Wavy
✔ Curly
✔ Coiled
✔ Tightly Coiled

What it is:
A salt-free texturizing spray for sexy, tousled, undone hair with a matte finish.

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 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 2.53 oz/ 75 mL · ITEM 1873132
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$14.00

It holds up well...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 4.2 oz Blanc Scent · ITEM 1638212
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$26.00

I love the scent...A total hair win...This is my favorite go-to everyday "need a zhoozh" product....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 5 oz/ 148 mL · ITEM 1920909
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$26.00

Very easy to use...I wanna love you...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

Gets the job done...Soft to the touch...I use it almost everyday to just blow out my hair with a flat brush and it does a pretty good job in keeping it straight....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 6.3 oz/ 186 mL · ITEM 1728344
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$18.00

I love the smell...It works so well...I really like this for everyday use....pretty good product and does its job but it may just be me but the scent gives me a headache... I've tried other sea sprays and a lot of them have the similar smell but not as strong ad this one, if you like really musky salty scents in your hair this is your product but for me, like Ill use it but have to drench my hair in Prada Candy right after #tea
What it is: A lightweight texturizing spray that takes landlocked hair to the beach for easy, relaxed waves.

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Hair Concerns: Hold, Volumizing, Color Safe, and UV Protection

Formulation: Spray

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Natural Sea Salt: Adds volume and effortless texture.
- Sweet Almond Fruit Extract: Seals in moisture and strengthens hair.
- Seaweed and Kelp Extract: Cleanses hair of excess oils and provides natural hydration.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is formulated without parabens, formaldehydes, mineral oil, and sulfates SLS & SLES. This product is also vegan, gluten-free, cruelty-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: Formulated with natural sea salt and smoothing moisturizers, this light mist enhances natural waves and adds all over body for a breezy texture boost. Apply to damp hair for textured separation or to dry hair for light grit and subtle volume.
Size 8 oz/ 250 mL · ITEM 1270594
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$27.00

I love them both...I will buy again...I use this everyday, while my hair is still pretty damp (if you wait til it's only a little damp, your hair will get sticky), and when I blow dry it straight, my hair resembles that of a model out of a shampoo commercial...seriously!...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.
Size 5 oz/ 150 mL · ITEM 1668037
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$32.00

I will buy again...Like a pro did it...I have fine,colored hair and this product is great for everyday use....I love this product I received a sample in my ipsy bag and I'm in love I have really fine oily hair and this works so well and it's a great product to control my frizzy hair love it
What it is:
A one-step wonder to extend the life of your blow dry right from the start.

What it is formulated to do:
This luxurious cream formula fights frizz, protects against heat damage, and has invisible and microfine oil-absorbing powders that help add body, shine, and movement. Formulated to prolong the life of your blow-dry style, it is suitable for healthy, fine, and even oil-prone hair.

What it is formulated without
- Parabens
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
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.