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Pair with Ouidad Moisture Lock™ Leave-in Conditioner for added frizz-busting power.

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Birchbox Breakdown

Birchbox Breakdown: While ‘wash and wear’ is fine and dandy for some, curly hair girls know that it takes a bit more effort to get gorgeous hair every day. To that end, Ouidad’s Climate Control Heat & Humidity Gel is a lifesaver, with a unique formula that responds (read: defrizzes) to humidity. We love how the formula tames frizz and coaxes unruly curls into shape without leaving them crunchy.

How it Works

Heat-activated wheat protein protects hair follicles and stops humidity from causing frizz and amino acids and vitamin A add hydration and boost shine. And because the formula is water-soluble, it never feels sticky or crunchy.

How to Use

Separate damp hair into sections. Taking a nickel-sized drop of gel, rake through hands from roots to tips. Holding your ends, shake hair back and forth to define curls. Use a hair dryer with diffuser to set your style.

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Most Helpful Customer Reviews

Really helps lock in curls

I have wavy curly hair and have to put some kind of product in to get the curl to stay consistent throughout the day. I have been using this gel for a couple of years and really like the lock that I get. However it can sometimes leave curls a little "crunchy" so I will mix in with an oil or serum to help cut the stiffness. Best tip I can give you is to scrunch, scrunch, scrunch as it dries.

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Great leave in conditioner
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I love the texture of this gel, it's not too thick or runny. With just a quarter sized amount I can cover all of my hair and I have a lot! I've found better products that tame the frizz but due to cost I'll probably stick with this gel.

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Nice product

I have very thick frizzy curly hair and this product did work for me. I used a moroccon oil serum along with this gel, and my hair was pretty happy. It just doesn't deal with the frizz quite enough for my crazy hair. I don't use it any longer, it wasn't quite what I was looking for.

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Ouidad Climate Control® Heat & Humidity Gel
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This is a great "wet" gel to use in summer time heat and humidity. It preserves my curl pattern and has a nice smell. The only downside in my opinion is the cost.

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Makes my curls perfect
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I love this product! I use it with a leave-in conditioner and my diffuser. IT keeps my hair from frizzing and makes my curls shiny and not crunchy. Highly recommended!

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Game changer
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This product is really all you need. I used to use curling irons to get my curls and waves to look the way I wanted them to, and I always wished I could have "wash and go" hair. This is the first product I've used that let's me finally have that! The great cut I got from the ouidad salon helps, too.

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terrific!
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I have course and curly hair. In humidity I look like Bozo the Clown. This gel controls my frizz and leaves it shiny and smooth.

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Light and silky

I like this product for my curls. The product goes on light and silky while leaving my hair with a healthy shine and softness.

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Perrrfect
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I have never been able to find a product for my combination curly.wavy hair that doesn't leave it crunchy and limp--until now. This product is a curly hair life saver!

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Ouidad Climate Control Heat and Humidity Gel
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This is a great product. I used it for a while with my curly hair and was quite impressed. I know my sister is always looking for products to control her curls and the frizz caused by the humidity,so I gave half the bottle to her to try. She loved it! She only uses it now if she is going somewhere special.She SAVES it she says! Guess I'll surprise her with her own bottle soon.Or introduce her to BirchBox!

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