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Dealing with humidity hair 😱

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soskintriguing
If you’re like me and have hair that loves to expand in humidity and also live in a place with very humid summers, you know the struggle of finding products that take the fluff without making your hair look weighed down! I recently started using the gisou - Honey Infused Hair Oil
and have found this to be the perfect tool for keeping my hair in check! The oil is a little thick at first but when you rub it between your hands, it thins out. I use one drop to cover all of my medium length hair and there’s no notice of an oily residue left behind. All it does is smooth down that top layer of fluff, and give my hair a really nice shine overall. It has a faintly sweet smell that doesn’t last very long. I will definitely repurchase because somehow this oil feels nothing like an oil on but does all the magic that an oil should! The gisou - Propolis Infused Polishing Primer
has been nice but I haven’t had a solid chance to try it while heat styling my hair (which I haven’t done because quarantine life!!) when I apply this to my hair while it’s wet, it does seem to stop some of the frizz from happening as my hair air dries but I feel like it would best be used when blowing my hair out.
Jul. 18, 2020
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mary.p0604It is always rainy in my city recently, gotta try this! Thank you!
Jul. 19, 2020
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Honey Hair Heaven
So I have been seeing this hair oil on here ever since I started using this app 9 months ago. I had always wanted to try it, but the price tag kept me at bae. However, after becoming enthralled with Farmacy’s Honey line, and using a DIY honey hair mask, I knew that I needed these products in my life. Gisou’s owner, Negin, has a family owned and operated beehive! How cool is that? It makes me believe that this product contains the highest quality and freshest honey on the market. So how did I like it? Fragrance: Let me start by saying the fragrance, is fantastic. It revivals Sol de Janeiro’s Bum Bum Cream, which is my favorite scent of all my products. It has sweet honey notes, but also some floral that makes me nostalgic about my mom’s perfume. Texture: the honey hair oil feels less greasy than most hair oils and has some thickness to it. The mask is thick, rich, and creamy. It almost seems whipped. Hydration: the oil kicks dry hair’s butt! You only need to use a little bit and concentrate it on your ends if you are prone to getting oily. Tips and tricks: Oil: I use the hair oil as the last step of my post-shower hair routine. I only use it on the bottom 2/3 of my hair, concentrating on the ends. I only use 1-2 drops. Mask: the mask is to be applied to roots and ends, after shampooing, and left on for 5 minutes. It is also encouraged to mix a drop or two of the oil into the mask if you own it. Since this hydrating mask was applied to my roots, without using a product to help remove residue after, it left my hair a little weighed down. (I never use a mask on my roots without shampooing after, so this was no big surprise.) However, I found the perfect routine to fix this. I have to double shampoo because I have a medicated shampoo for my psoriasis that smells like 🤬 so I always follow up with a regular hydrating shampoo. I used this mask in between my 2 shampoos, so I could apply it to clean hair but also remove the buildup. I then followed up with a conditioner. If your hair doesn’t get weighed down easily, you might be able to use it per instructions, however, this method left my hair soft and hydrated without feeling weighed down! Just perfect 🤩
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redrunner
Gisou Honey Infused Haircare Set
gisou - Honey Infused Haircare Set gisou - Hair mask gisou - Honey Infused Hair Oil gisou - Honey Infused Conditioner gisou - Honey Infused Hair Wash I’ve been wanting to try this for SO long so I’m glad Sephora had a set of minis on sale! I’ve used this every day since Christmas and I love it! These all smell so good and have left my hair soft and hydrated. My favorite thing is the Honey Infused Hair Oil, a little goes a looooooong way and makes my hair so shiny and smooth. I absolutely love it! I’d want to try the bigger sizes and maybe the hair perfume too. And the primer. Just all of it. I’ll try all of it
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Mindalynn_14
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BEST & BLAH 👉🏻 Sephora Edition 😌🙌🏼 We all know the holy grail products we can find at Sephora. For me, I flock to the shelves for Ouai, a haircare line quite popular in the IG community 💡Before trying out their line, I was always skeptical of the value in their products. Come on, is this really worth it? I was an avid fan of it's a 10 haircare - Leave-In Conditioner Spray Product , my holy grail for my wavy, thick hair (which, is extremely damaged!) I could always count on that single product after washing my hair to smooth my hair and aid in softening my ends. Eventually, I had to try out Ouai haircare. After bleaching my hair to its absolute end, I knew I needed to find quality products when it came to styling my hair. My hair had always been picky with the products it uses, especially when it came to styling products. Sticky, thick and too drying formulas turn me off. So, when needing to find my “best and blah,” I knew I had to put Ouai in the hot seat. 1. OUAI - OUAI Wave Spray This one left my hair tacky, even with a minimal amount of product sprayed on. My waves weren’t much defined as they would be without this product. This one is $12 (small bottle) at Sephora. Worth it? No, not in my opinion. A better alternative is NOT YOUR MOTHER'S - Beach Babe Soft Waves Spray . 2. OUAI - OUAI Volume Spray Hmmm.. perhaps my hair is thick enough to have volume already. Nevertheless, I was not a huge fan of this volume spray. I used it before blowing my hair out and all it did for me was add more product onto my hair, no volume. Worth it? No 😭 I tried my best to like this product but I can’t bring myself to pay $26. 3. OUAI - Dry Shampoo Foam A NEW DRY SHAMPOO FAVORITE! I love this formula (mousse-like) and the smell. It leaves a refreshing and cooling feeling on my scalp. Worth it? YES. I’ll definitely be buying this again, worth the $28! 4. gisou - Honey Infused Hair Oil This is a great hair oil, don’t get me wrong. I enjoyed the packaging, the consistency and the result of my hair after smoothing this into it; HOWEVER, $46 doesn’t sit right with me for a hair oil so is it worth it? Not for me. 5. eva·nyc - Mane Magic 10-in-1 Primer I enjoyed the smell and lightweight spray of the nozzle, offering a lighter application of the product. But, too much and your hair gets STICKY. Beware of the amount you use. If used right, it’s worth your time. Worth it? $12 for a great heat protectant is worth it to me! 6. gisou - Propolis Infused Polishing Primer Ehhhh, I couldn’t find the value in this for me. I heard a lot of people talk about their hair feeling smoother after styling once using this; however, I personally couldn’t notice a difference. I loved the creamy texture but I can’t purchase it again. Worth it? $34 isn’t worth it for me 😭
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nikkisplayroom
Gisou! 🥰
Trying out their hair oil & primer! 🛁 Here’s my current hair situation: I have naturally wavy hair but it’s currently bleached all over and dyed a pastel pink so it’s extremely damaged at the moment 😫🥺🤡 I lost my waves and have been using ApHogee - Two-Step Protein Treatment once a month & coconut oil treatments to keep it ok 🥺 Here’s how I plan to use the products: For the primer, I’ll be applying it on freshly washed hair while it’s damp. I don’t need much but I run my fingers through my hair to “loosely” brush through while applying the primer throughout. This is to set me up for my next step. For the hair oil, after styling, I like to warm this up and apply on dry hair. It says it can be used on damp but I found I have much more luck and interest in using it on dry hair. These are quite pricey and I want to see how it matches up to my “It’s a 10!” leave in that I freaking swear by. Let’s see the longevity of the quality & if the tag is worth it. For a more in depth review, it’ll be on my IG: @thesnoopdoggfanpage 😊✨ Also, for more cute shots, come over too 🍓🥺
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