SHU UEMURA Art of Hair Essence Absolue Nourishing Protective Oil

Stylist Jeff Chastain calls this multitasking hair oil liquid gold—and we can see why. The luxurious elixir protects and hydrates, whether you’'re using it as a styling tool, pre-shampoo treatment, or leave-in conditioner. It disappears into hair to leave it soft and sleek: Even without heat styling, you’'ll look immediately more polished. The luxurious, nourishing oil coats dry strands, taming down frizz and flyaways to leave them silky. Antioxidant-packed camellia oil protects and hydrates.

SHU UEMURA Art of Hair Essence Absolue Nourishing Protective Oil
4.3 out of 5 stars, based on 366 Reviews 366 Reviews
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I think this is a lovely oil- I still like Moroccan Hair oil better and it is far less expensive. I had high hopes for this as I love the brand, but I won't be buying it again. Makes my hair a bit greasy too.

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Okay...

It made my hair super greasey - just wasn't good for my hair type

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Most EFFECTIVE,SMELLS AWESOME

I love, LOVE, L O V E this oil! It does it's job without weighing down my hair! Not to mention it smells DIVINE! WILL FOREVER BUY THIS! THANK YOU BIRCHBOX! Another glam slam!

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Smells nice

I have very thin hair and don't normally use oily products in my hair but this did not seam to weigh it down or leave it more greasy. Left it with a shine but not greasy.

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Smooth Hair Days

I have tried many hair oils to protect my long, colored treated hair. This product has kept my hair smooth for days without become oily looking. In TN heat I need something to control frizz and this is it!

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Nice..smells great.

The sample was a great size - I got at least four uses. I was afraid it would make my hair greasy but it only made it soft and less fly-away. It smells wonderful too. With my hairstyle it didn't help as a styling product but with people who flat iron I think it would be especially useful.

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Smells good, smoothes

I seem to get a lot of sample of this type of product and this one was alright but didn't really stand out from any of the others ive tried. I will stick to my regular product. I have a lot of hair I feel like the sample size is never enough to get much of a trial out of it.

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Great

Liked it so far but the sample ended to be larger since my Daughter's and Myself have very thick hair

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Protective Oil

This definitely smoothed my hair, but not enough to justify the price.

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Love it
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It went on smooth and wasn't greasy. I used it before straightening my hair. I definiately will buy it soon.

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