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Oribe Curl Gloss

May 14, 2015 - I so wanted to hate this, as I am already hooked on the Gold Lust conditioner and it's soooooo expensive. I rationalize this is worth its price because it's gel + glosser but unlike either of those, this provides gorgeous body. This provides soft hold-not hard hold-so my curls are perfectly defined without crunch. And of course, it has that awesome Oribe scent. I will never be without this.

Curly Hair Solutions Curl Keeper Styling Cream

Apr 21, 2015 - I received a sample of this when I ordered a bonnet dryer and I've never been a fan of creams so I didn't think it would work. It's weird-I put it on my wet hair and put it in two plaits and slept on it overnight. When I woke up, my hair was still damp, and when I took it down, it was frizz central (I rarely get frizz). I left it, though, and as it dried it created perfectly defined curls and terrific clumps. I took a star off for the fact that it's a bit sticky and it has too strong of a smell. If they made an unscented version of this, I'd probably use it all the time.

Giovanni More Body Hair Thickener Gel

Apr 15, 2015 - I am always seeking a replacement for the very expensive Aveda Confixxor gel I've been married to for years and thought this might be it. It's the same liquid consistency and it works well when my hair is wet but it dries with white flakes all over. At first I thought it might be my leave-in (which is Giovanni's, so I thought that odd) but even when I tried it without, I got massive flakes. I won't repurchase at all and wouldn't recommend it to anyone.