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When it comes to hair styling, strong hold gels are a must-have. These gel formulas can give your hair a extra boost of volume, texture, or moisture.

$15.00

Jack Black hair gel...The smell he told me was not to strong but fresh. I personally took a star off because of the price of a hair gel....Gives a great, long lasting hold + nutrients!...The Jack Black hair gel is one of the best hair gels I have ever used.

What it is:
A unique, alcohol-free gel that acts as a styling aid and treatment product in one.

What it does:
Jack Black Body-Building Hair Gel Provides superior hold and control with a lightweight, clean feel. It won't build up or flake, and leaves no sticky residue to weigh hair down.

What else you need to know:
It's formulated to add volume, control and shine to your look. Great for lightly sculpted styles with medium to firm hold, with long-lasting control. Panthenol and vitamin B6 infuse hair with luster and shine. The fragrance-free, alcohol-free formula prevents hair from becoming dry and brittle.

$32.00

not my holy grail anymore, not as much shine or hold,although it still has more hold than most gels i've tried. bring the old formula back!!!!!!!...Too much of a hold/ drying...Unfortunately it's too drying and too much of a hold for my hair and makes my curls too tight and dry.

What it is: A nourishing gel-oil that is enhanced with a rich blend of oils and butters to elongate curls while adding hydration, bounce, and protection against humidity.

Hair Type: Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Hair Concerns:
- Curl Enhancing
- Dryness
- Frizz

Key Benefits:
- Reduces frizz and replenishes moisture
- Protects against humidity and provides UV protection
- Provides hold and shine

Formulation: Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Oil and Butter Blend: Contains vitamins and healthy oils to nourish hair.
- Rich Moisture Mix: Helps provide moisturizing benefits.

Living ProofCurl Defining Gel

ITEM: 2420875

Size: 5 oz/ 148 mL

206 Reviews

$28.00

This gel isn't like any others I've tried. It holds curl without that crunchy feeling like other gels give off. ...This holds really well and has a great smell! My hair is not naturally curly, but holds well when I scrunch it with this gel.

What it is: A lightweight styling gel finisher made to deliver humidity-resistant control and definition, without the crunch or weight.

Hair Type: Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Hair Concerns:
- Hold
- Frizz

Key Benefits:
- Maintains style longer in high humidity
- Humidity resistant control and definition
- Provides definition and control that lasts on all curl patterns

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Resin Blend: Delivers a natural, flexible feel and superior humidity resistance.
- Humectant Blend: Balances moisture levels and adds light conditioning.

$14.00

Yes if you don't mind strong scent and are not looking for a very strong hold....This gel isn’t your typical gel. It holds your curls in place for a perfect wash n go no doubt but without the dryness and hard crunch most gels have.

What it is: A concentrated, cream-based, healthy hair gel that elongates, moisturizes, and defines without dryness, crunch, or tackiness.

Hair Type: Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Texture: Medium and Thick

Hair Concerns:
- Frizz
- Curl Enhancing
- Hold

Key Benefits:
- Creates Definition and Hold Without Flakes
- Adds Shine and Nourishes Hair Strands
- Promotes Hair Health

Formulation: Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Prickly Pear Oil: Contains fats which work to improve softness and elasticity.

PATTERN by Tracee Ellis RossCurl Gel

ITEM: 2494391

Size: 9.8 oz/ 289.8 mL

50 Reviews

$25.00

For my hair type (4A-4B) I would probably use this more for my protective hair styles, and the Strong Hold Gel for longer lasting defined curls....It’s not heavy so it doesn’t weigh down my curls. The gel doesn’t hold the curls as well as some other gels do but aids in the formation of curls.

What it is: A creamy, smooth curl gel with aloe vera, coconut oil, and cacay oil to define and nourish curls with a medium hold—great for wash-and-gos.

Hair Type: Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Concerns:
- Curl-Enhancing
- Hold
- Color Safe

Key Benefits:
- Provides defined, bouncy, juicy curls and touchable medium hold
- A favorite for wash-and-gos
- Nourishes with aloe vera, coconut oil, and cacay oil

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Coconut Oil: Provides hair protection from environmental stressors, moisturizes, seals hair, and reduces breakage.
- Kahai Oil: Reduces frizz, provides shine, and is packed with vitamin E.
- Aloe Vera Gel: Provides shine, hydrates, and moisturizes.

$25.00

Nice scent and Great Hold!...I’ve been working to get my top layer to curl like they used to before damage, and I’m seeing night and day results. My pattern holds a lot longer!...Great strong hold gel...I really like this Pattern Beauty Strong Hold Gel. I used when I put my hair up. It tames all of my frizzys and baby hairs.

What it is: A flexible hold gel with the strength to provide a long-lasting hold without breaking or drying hair and nourish while creating a slick look.

Hair Type: Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Concerns:
- Curl-Enhancing
- Hold
- Color Safe

Key Benefits:
- Lasting hold without damaging curls, coils, or tight textures
- Luscious slippage to easily distribute through the hair—ideal for slick styles
- Infused with sea moss, aloe vera, and chia seeds to nourish and fortify curls
Highlighted Ingredients:
- Irish Moss
- Flaxseed Oil
- Castor Oil

$9.00

As other reviewers have noted this is not a strong hold - it is almost more of a cream-gel hybrid IMO. ...Leave-in, no hold...This product isn't really a gel. It doesn't provide hold but it works nicely as a leave-in and is pretty hydrating.

What it is: A creamy, smooth curl gel with aloe vera, coconut oil, and cacay oil to define and nourish curls with a medium hold—great for wash-and-gos.

Hair Type: Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Concerns:
- Curl-Enhancing
- Hold
- Color Safe

Key Benefits:
- Provides defined, bouncy, juicy curls and touchable medium hold
- A favorite for wash-and-gos
- Nourishes with aloe vera, coconut oil, and cacay oil

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Coconut Oil: Provides hair protection from environmental stressors, moisturizes, seals hair, and reduces breakage.
- Kahai Oil: Reduces frizz, provides shine, and is packed with vitamin E.
- Aloe Vera Gel: Provides shine, hydrates, and moisturizes.

$9.00

I've enjoyed trying Mini Strong Hold Gel and I love the way it holds my frizzaways, it a strong holding gel that doesn't make your hair crunchy or flakey like some of the other gels we've tried in the past. ...Nice hold for type 4 hair...Holds really well. Tested after a wash and slicked my Shri back in a bun using this and it held well, not many fly always and isn’t hard.

What it is: A flexible strong-hold gel that provides long-lasting hold without breaking or drying hair and nourishes hair while creating a slick look.

Hair Type: Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Concerns:
- Curl-Enhancing
- Hold
- Color Safe

Key Benefits:
- Long-lasting hold without damaging curls, coils, or tight textures
- Gives luscious slippage to easily distribute through the hair
- Infused with sea moss, aloe vera, and chia seeds to fortify and nourish curls

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Irish Moss
- Flaxseed Oil
- Castor Oil

$25.00

I've been using this styling custard in place of my gel and it gives an incredible amount of hold while also hydrating it. strong. ...My curls were popping. The gel smells so good! There was no flakiness. This also has a really good hold to it.

What it is: A lightweight and slippy styling custard that provides a hydrated hold, definition, and shine for the entire family.

Hair Type: Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Concerns:
- Curl-Enhancing
- Hold
- Shine

Key Benefits:
- Lightweight, slippy formula
- Provides hydrated hold, definition, and shine
- Great for puffs, ponytails, flat twists, braid-outs, twist-outs, bantu knots

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Irish Moss
- Flaxseed Oil
- Agave

$22.00

What it is: A clean, medium-hold hair gel—powered by pequi oil—that nourishes while it styles, leaving hair super shiny and never sticky.

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Hair Concerns:
- Hold
- Shine

Key Benefits:
- Non-Sticky Formula Delivers Medium Hold
- Nourishes and Styles Hair
- Reduces Frizz

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Pequi Oil: Nourishes and revitalizes lifeless hair.
- Açai Extract: Strengthens hair fibers.
- Aloe Vera: Strengthens damaged areas and boosts shine.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, gluten-free, cruelty-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.

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