Miss Jessie's® Original Pillow Soft Curls

We're kicking the outdated, crunchy curl look to the curb. This lightweight styling lotion gives definition to stubborn curls. The creamy formula delivers fluffy, touchable curls and larger than life volume, without weighing down your hair's natural bounce. It’'s made with a healing blend of avocado, coconut, sweet almond, and olive to repair dry, damaged locks. Plus, the fresh scent is sublimely subtle enough for everyday wear.

Miss Jessie's® Original Pillow Soft Curls
3.9 out of 5 stars, based on 4,071 Reviews 4,071 Reviews
3.9 out of 5 stars
5 Star
1769
4 Star
1147
3 Star
594
2 Star
295
1 Star
266
my profile
people who
purchased
sampled
Hair type
Thick
Fine
Straight
Wavy
Curly
Frizzy
Kinky
Dry
Normal
Oily
Hair color
Brown
Blonde
Black
White or gray
Red
Other
Age
17 & under
18-24
25-34
35-44
45-54
55 & over
Apply
Not a fan...
Purchased

Miss Jessie's makes awesome curly hair products, but this one is going back. Unlike the jelly soft curls (which I will delightfully continue to use) the pillow soft did nothing for my hair. Not only did it not give definition to my curls, it made my hair flat and limp (and I didn't use too much - tried it twice). Sure, there was no frizz, but it also zapped all the natural curl and body. For reference, my hair is medium thick, textured (almost coarse) and, naturally dries somewhere between big waves and ringlets, depending on its mood and the weather.

3
Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No 8 of 9 found this review helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No
Perfect for taming unruly hair!

I have thick, curly hair and this product really helps tame it. It defrizzes and makes my curls very uniform in shape. I enjoyed this sample and can see myself purchasing the full-sized version in the future.

4
Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No 2 of 2 found this review helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No
Took away the frizz, left my hair with soft curls

The smell is a little "laundry-ish" but the smell went away after my hair was dry, leaving a fresh, clean scent.

As some have suggested, I used the product sparingly (a dime-size for my thick, long, curly hair. My husband was the first to mention the lack of frizz. It definitely softened my curls without weighing them down. My hair also looks shinier. I'm definitely happy with the product.

4
Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No 2 of 2 found this review helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No
Finally! A product for my wacky waves!

After receiving a sample of Miss Jessie's Quick Curls in one of my Birchboxes, I decided to purchase my first full size product: Miss Jessie's Original Pillow Soft Curls. I actually ordered this product because it was the cheapest of their line of curling products. I mean, let's face it, I have never paid more than $10.00 for a hair product since I am never happy with them. But don't let the lower price fool you...this stuff is amazing and I like it better than my original Birchbox sample! This stuff gives my waves an actual curl, which looks amazing and rewards me with compliments from tons of people. It also tames the frizz without that crunchy, wet look that you get from most gels. The smell isn't too bad either. I am so happy to have finally found a product that does exactly what I want for my naturally curly hair! I can't wait to buy other products from Miss Jessie's!

5
Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No 5 of 5 found this review helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No
PRAISE THE LORD

If i could give this product 20000000 stars, i would. this is god of all gods for curly hair products. i have never had a product that makes my hair feel so soft and have let my fingers run through my hair but AT THE SAME TIME keep my curls in tact. i am in love. good thing its not human!!!
I have VERY curly thick hair so its really hard to find a product that doesnt feel heavy or sticky. THIS.IS.MAGIC

5
Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No 5 of 5 found this review helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No
What I've been looking for
Sampled

I have thick, frizzy, curly hair and I've gone through a million products to control it. This is finally one I can stick with for a while, it gives me great curl definition when I apply it to damp hair and let air dry. Smells pretty good too!

5
Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No   Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No
Loved it!
Purchased

I completely fell in love with this product. My hair immediately started to shape together. The dryer my hair got the more my curls became defined.

5
Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No   Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No
So Soft
Sampled

Love the way this made my hair feel. I have been waiting for a product for my type of hair for a long time!

5
Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No   Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No
A Godsend for Curly/Frizzy Hair
SampledPurchased

When I first received Miss Jessie's Original Pillow Soft Curls sample, I was skeptical and agreed with other reviewers that it should have come in different packaging more conducive to multiple uses. However, it has changed my whole approach to my hair. I loved my sample so much that I bought the full product as soon as the sample ran out.

Just to give you an idea, my hair is a mix of curly and wavy and after a shower, it almost turns into ringlets if I let it hang down and air dry. As for frizziness, on really humid days it would look like I stuck my finger in an electrical socket. After trying Pillow Soft Curls, those days are over. It has literally helped me fall in love with my hair again. My hair is soft and has a nice clean laundry smell which is soothing. My hair can be as curly as it wants after I shower and I don't have to worry about it poofing out into a giant mess 20min after drying.

The instructions say to use a capful, but unless you have really long or extraordinarily thick hair, I would simply use a nickel sized dollop. It can really grease up your hair if you use too much which I learned the hard way the first time I tried my sample.

If you're looking for a way to control your curls/frizz without losing the curl, this is the product for you.

5
Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No   Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No
Didnt see a difference using it
Sampled

I didnt see a difference when using it. smelled good though and was hoping it would have been better. I used it a few times and got the same results

2
Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No   Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No