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What does sephora have for oily hair? I can't even go a day without washing it.
ChristopheRobin BRAND STAFF / BRAND STAFF BRAND STAFF / replied
Hi @allison1808,    If you are looking for a long term solution, the new Purifying shampoo with Jujube bark extract will definitely help rebalance your scalp.  A good... see post
In need of new shampoo for thick, dry, curly hair that I normally wear straight
Hi,    I have extremely thick, dry and naturally curly hair that literally looks like Hagrid from Harry Potter if I don't style it correctly.  I have been trying to grow out my hair so I have been using the Mane n Tail shampoo for about a year and  I think I have developed an allergy and have been getting a really bad rash on my neck.  I am looking for a hair product that is hydrating for curly, damaged hair.  I usually wear it straight because it is extremely hard to manage when it is curly and it hates any kinds of blow dryers so in the winter it is almost never straight.  Does anyone have any recommendations 
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SIGHTSEER Bennett19 / SIGHTSEER SIGHTSEER / replied
Love the idea to save money but I'm Canadian :( thanks! see post
Beauty waves/loose curls: Need recommendations for a new curling iron/wand
So, most posts I've seen on BT are a little older, and I wanted to get updated opinions/recommendations from everyone. I'm in search of a curling wand or iron that is a 32mm barrel or 1.25 inches. I have a NumeTitanium wand (which is a piece of junk). My Nume does awesome curls, but they die down and just give my hair a slight bend by the end of the day. I want to maintain the beach waves for at least two days. I have long thick hair. Most curling iron's I have tried just don't cut it- my beach waves/curls are gone by the end of the day. I don't want to spend more than $150 (unless it's from Ulta because I have 2000 points I want to redeem which equal to $125). Thanks in advance!   EDIT: I also live in Miami where humidity is 100% year-round.
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BEAUTY PRO natalyf / BEAUTY PRO BEAUTY PRO / replied
@kelloua I'm not a fan of using a lot of products, but I alternate between 12 benefits treatment or It's a 10 when my hair is wet. For keeping my curls I alternate betwe... see post
Oily Hair Itchy Scalp
I've noticed basically every time winter comes around my hair starts to get super oily and my scalp starts to get itchy in spots. I always think it has something to do with dandruff but I haven't had dandruff problems for years. Then again I'm still using dandruff controlling shampoo but its not helping with my winter hair problems. For the rest of the year my hair is perfect after I wash it and I only wash my hair every other day. Is there any shampoo products that I can use to help control my oily hair and itchy scalp during the winter months?
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HALL OF FAMER lylysa / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
Just wanted to chime in, this stuff has been a life savior this winter for me as I've stated my experience in the below! Love it! see post
Oily Hair
As of the last month or so my hair gets oily very fast. I have always only washed my hair every 3 or 4 days and have had no problems. Now it seems my hair is oily 1-2 days after washing it. I have not changed anything in my routine. Any suggestions? 
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ChristopheRobin BRAND STAFF / BRAND STAFF BRAND STAFF / replied
Hi @Cassiejh,    You should definitely try our Cleansing Purifying Scrub with Sea Salt! It will rebalance and soothe your scalp and help reduce excess oils. It's a goo... see post
Best product to straighten cury hair
Is the bumble and bumble hairdressers invisible oil primer a good product to help straighten hair?  Can it be used with a straightening iron?  or is there something else to use to help curly hair be straight with out going to a hair dresser?
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HALL OF FAMER Tamara76 / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
Ohhhhh I have never tried Hair Custard -- I'll have to check it out next time I am at Lush.   My favorite hair treatment from Lush is H' Suan Wen Hua, but, unfortunate... see post
What is included in the AMIKA #TheWiseOne Switch Kit Customizable Set?
I bought this last week, and was so excited to try out the new curler and especially to use the 3 Amika minis that are supposed to come with the kit. To my surprise, I never received the 3 hair minis and called customer service to they said that it is actually NOT included in the set?! But it's shown in the picture and they are listed in the "what comes with this set" in the description. I am seriously shocked with Sephoras deceitful advertising. I am just wondering if anyone else purchased this product and if so, did you receive the Amika 3 minis? Thanks!
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keelybt BEAUTY ADVISOR / BEAUTY ADVISOR BEAUTY ADVISOR / replied
Hi Sofi, I'm so sorry for the confusion! Those products should have been included in the set. I will send you a message to help.  see post
What is the best curl refresher for naturally curly hair?
BEAUTY MAVEN SkyOcean / BEAUTY MAVEN BEAUTY MAVEN / replied
Thanks for all of the details on dry shampoo. I'm thinking of trying the  Klorane one or maybe the Kenra one (Platinum, not Volumizing). I'll keep you posted. Thanks aga... see post
Which dry shampoo is better?
Hey guys, I have short, straight brown hair which gets oily way too quickly, and I'm getting tired of washing it daily. Im looking to choose between the  Living Proof Perfect Hair Day Dry Shampoo and the  Drybar Detox Dry Shampoo. What are your experiences with them? Which one would you recommend? Thanks!  
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BEAUTY MASTER underwhelmed11 / BEAUTY MASTER BEAUTY MASTER / replied
@Elizabeth43 hi - honestly, i didnt care for either the Living Proof or the Dry Bar dry shampoos! I go through dry shampoo soooo quickly and my favourite is the old stan... see post
Keeping hair straight and frizz-free overnight
I have naturally wavy/slightly curly and very frizzy hair that tends to get oily at the roots. My usual routine at night is to shower right before bed and blow dry my hair straight (I shower my hair every other day and blow out my hair only on those days). Once I’m done, my hair feels fully dried, and looks frizz-free, but as of the last few months, I wake up to a very wavy frizzy mess and then I have to straighten it again which defeats the purpose of straightening it at night (to save time and not wake up others in the morning).   I don’t feel like I sweat much in my sleep, but I’m guessing that could possibly be a reason why this happens or maybe my hair isn’t fully dried even though it feels as it is. I almost always leave my hair down when I sleep and avoid putting it in an elastic because my roots tends to feel oily when I put it in a ponytail and I don’t want to leave an indention in my hair from the elastic. Sometimes I sleep with a clip in my hair, but that’s not always comfortable.   Any idea what I’m doing wrong, or what I can do to keep my hair straight and frizz-free overnight? Any tips or product suggestions would greatly be appreciated!  
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BEAUTY MASTER kovalevka / BEAUTY MASTER BEAUTY MASTER / replied
I'm using CC cream for hair to keep hairstyle. Oil treatments for hair is the best option to keep your hair non messy overnight.    No hair on your shoulders and n... see post
my hair is very thin and dry and breaking
MaliBT BEAUTY ADVISOR / BEAUTY ADVISOR BEAUTY ADVISOR / replied
Hi @olvia,    Sorry for the delay! I think you might like the Keranique line. This is great system. I use the Intensive Overnight Hair Repair Serum and I'll do the ... see post
All Things Blonde!
A place for all who love blonde hair! Share anything & everything about your hair. Your fave products, hair care routine, & how you keep brassiness at bay!
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HALL OF FAMER Asche / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
Clairol Shimmer Lights is a pretty popular purple shampoo (that is wallet-friendly). This year I've been using Drybar's Blonde Ale, and I absolutely love it. It is prici... see post
Natural Hair Growth After Chemo
hey guys, so i was talking to my dad and he's been trying to get more hair regrowth. he always had a full head of hair (he's why my mane is so lustrous lmao) even after chemo a while back, but he still wanted to try to get more regrowth if he could. the only thing is that he's the opposite of me and wants to keep things natural with no "chemicals". are there any products anyone could recommend that won't scare him off by sounding too sciencey? lol. even stuff like hairbrushes would be great.  i've never needed to delve into the world of hair growth because i've always had too much of it tbh .
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white things on my roots. not dandruff ! please help !
What can i do to get rid of little white stuff on my hair? It is not dandruff and i do not use any hair products
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Dhapne / FRESH FACE / replied
I think that's dry sebum, Apply virgin coconut oil twice a week. shampoo it properly make sure no oil residues remains in hair. May this helps, see post
Haircare
Hi! I don't really use any hair products but I was wondering what everybody's holy grail products are? I have very thick curly/wavy hair that trends greasy. Any suggestions?
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NikaBT BEAUTY ADVISOR / BEAUTY ADVISOR BEAUTY ADVISOR / replied
Hi sultananatalie,   I have thick, wavy, color-treated hair, so most of my hair care involves taming frizz and retaining moisture. Slightly different from your needs... see post
my hair is fine and I am trying to grow out now it is limp..HELP
BEAUTY BRAINIAC crazyshopper1 / BEAUTY BRAINIAC BEAUTY BRAINIAC / replied
If you want your hair have volume and some thickness!!!! Use living proof thickening cream and living proof full dry volume blast!!! This will give you so much volume an... see post
Sally hershberger 24k superiority complex texture paste - comparison
How is it in comparison with kenra texture taffy and bumble and bumble sumotech? I like both for the texture but not so much for making my fine short hair greasy. Does this feel less greasy and provide more volume? I would love to know. Thanks.
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HALL OF FAMER DiVWA / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
I haven't used the Sally Hershberger stuff but reading about it on Nordstrom's site and the reviews on Sephora site, I'm thinking that it may end up also making your hai... see post
Amika Blowout Babe Thermal Brush
Hi,   I'm interested in the Amika Blowout Babe Thermal Brush.  My goal is to achieve soft curls with volume.  Would that work for this purpose?   Cheers!   http://www.sephora.com/blowout-babe-thermal-brush- P396012?skuId=1703560  
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HALL OF FAMER Ikon / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
I just recently purchased this. I've seen so many pretty pictures but I can't seem to make it work to make my hair look anything similar to this. I really wanted volume ... see post
Does anyone know of semi-permamnent drugstore dye that...?
Hi there, Does anyone know of a drugstore red/auburn hair color that actually looks red indoors? Any dye I have tried looks black indoors, but a lovely red in sunlight. I am hoping to find a semi-permanent dye at the drugstore that looks red all the time, indoors too. I have tried the Loreal Casting Crème Gloss, but I have the same problem. Dark brown/black indoors; lovely auburn shade outside. I could probably find what I am looking for in permanent dyes, but I only want semi-permanent. Also, I am not looking for a bright red (like Ariel), but a natural medium/dark auburn shade.  Thank you for reading this.
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HALL OF FAMER jesscheems / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
Garnier Nutrisse has nice red shades. I know I used a one a few years ago now and it was really nice. This sounds like it would work for you. I believe these dyes are pe... see post
How can I get my naturally curly hair to hold the curl?
  I have wavy, curly hair.  The sides of my hair seem to hold curl much better than the back of my hair.  Does anyone have any suggestions on how I could get the back of my hair to stay curly?
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Do you have a shampoo that is great for removing chlorine from kids hair but does not dry the scalp?
HALL OF FAMER TrysBeautyItems / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
Aveda orange bottle made for sun and swim, body too, has a bit of a citrusy smell. Not at Sephora though. see post
What is the best volumizing spray for curly hair?
I have naturally curly hair that I let air dry and inevitably the top is flat while the bottom is bigger like a triangle lol.  I want more volume near the roots.  What would you suggest is the best product for this?  I know dry shampoo works but I would rather have a volumizing spray instead.
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BEAUTY BOSS curlieq / BEAUTY BOSS BEAUTY BOSS / replied
@TrysBeautyItems, me too!   i bought an aquis waffle turban about a month ago and it has upped my hair game significantly. one of the best purchases in a very long tim... see post
How to Define my Naturally Curly Hair (White/Latina Girl)
So I have naturally curly hair, but some days the frizz takes over and it doesn't look so curly. I've had the hardest time finding products, I bought Sexy Curly Hair Cream but it makes my hair look wet all the time, like it doesn't dry and it doesn't define them at all for me. I would say my curls are 2C. Every time I look something up on Pinterest or YouTube, the only tutorials and tips I can find are for black women. That obviously doesn't work for me, a Danish/Latina mixed girl, because my hair type and texture is completely different. So does anyone have any suggestions for me? Thank you so much!
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HALL OF FAMER JoannaMarieC / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
Thank you, @troppi! This looks like it will work perfectly and I will be purchasing today!:) see post
Wet to Greasy Hair Overnight
My usual routine is to shower right before bed and leave my hair down to air dry while I sleep. In the past I had no issues with it until recently. On the nights when I do this, the next morning when I get up I find my hair is extremely greasy on the roots. Do you recommend any products or tips to help
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BEAUTY BRAINIAC vkostka / BEAUTY BRAINIAC BEAUTY BRAINIAC / replied
Thanks for the advice! Sadly I am allergic to tea tree oil, but I have been experimenting and as long as I don't shampoo late at night it doesn't appear greasy. see post
Hair spray for fine, thinning and oily hair?
I have very fine, thinning straight hair. I can't style my hair as no style will stay long enough and hair sprays make my hair very oily. Any suggestions?
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BEAUTY MASTER KMart919 / BEAUTY MASTER BEAUTY MASTER / replied
I have very fine, thinning wavy/curly hair. The only hairsprays that I've found that I like so far are Aveda's Air Control and Control Force. My hair is also very dry th... see post
I am searching for sulfa- free shampoo
I am searching for  affordable, sulfa-free shampoo and conditioner for fine,oily, henna treated hair
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ZannaBT BEAUTY ADVISOR / BEAUTY ADVISOR BEAUTY ADVISOR / replied
Hi LindaMK,   I would highly recommend the Alterna Caviar Repair RX Instant Recovery Shampoo and Conditioner. This is a sulfate-free restorative duo that transforms ... see post
Devacurl Decadence or Qhemet Biologics?
  I need help deciding between Devacurl Decadence products and Qhemet Biolgics. I have Coily, thick and VERY DRY hair my hair type is 3C/ 4A. My hair  is most likely somewhat damaged as well. I have gotten samples of Devacurl Decadance products and even the coconut curler and loved it however, when on the website I see really great reviews for Qhemet Biologics products for Afro dry thick and curly hair. The only thing is Qhemet Biologics is online only so I cannot sample it so I do not know which will truly be best for me. What will moisturize, bring shine, lessen frizz, help with split ends  and bring health to my damaged hair?
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SPECIAL GUEST NubianDragon1 / SPECIAL GUEST SPECIAL GUEST / replied
Thank you so much I really appreciate it im gonna do it now thanks:) see post
THICK, WAVY, FRIZZY HAIR
So, i have SUPER thick hair.. when i say super thick, think of someone you know with thick hair and double it. I am not joking.. my hair is also super coarse and has a wave to it. I would love to let my hair down more often but my struggle is no matter what products i have tried to put in it, i end up looking like i walk off of lion king on broadway! The bottom of my hair isnt really the issue. its the top front of my hair that just frizzes out and gets really big... any help?!!?!?!? 
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SPECIAL GUEST faym / SPECIAL GUEST SPECIAL GUEST / replied
I dont think i feel a difference.. I really only color my hair 6 months to a year. Surprisingly enough my hair is relatively healthy.. I don't blow dry my hair because i... see post
HELP!!
 I have very fine thin hair. It hasn't ever grown very well.  I need advice on how to grow it out! I'm currently using alterna products and it has helped a little but not enough for me to repurchase the products. I need advice asap!
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MariekeBT BEAUTY ADVISOR / BEAUTY ADVISOR BEAUTY ADVISOR / replied
Hi @FeliciaMonique,   I'd recommend the following products as they may help you based on your concerns:    Keranique Deluxe Regrowth Treatment & Deep Hydration K... see post
Dry Bar Buttercup Blowdryer
I recently purchased the Drybar "big blowout bundle." From what I can see from the pictures on the Sephora website, Bio Ionic makes, the Drybar blow dryers, as their names is printed on the side. However when I received mine, I don't see the name "Bio Ionic," on it. Do they no longer make Drybar's blow dryers?    
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