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
4.4 out of 5 stars, based on 258 Reviews 258 Reviews
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Great for dry hair

This product is great for dry hair. I have dry ends from blow drying and straightening my hair often. This makes my hair smooth and silky all the way through. It smells great, too. I use it as a leave in conditioner, before I blow dry, or after I finish styling for flyaways.

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love it

I love this product! It's light and not greasy feeling. I have thick, dry, somewhat frizzy hair and it really made my hair smooth and less frizzy looking. I'd buy this oil. :)

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Great Product

My hair is very dry. I used small amounts on the roots then used the curling iron. Each time the curls looks smooth and frizz free. I will definitely continue to use this product.

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Good- but I like the "K" stuff better
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Don't get me wrong- this is great- leaves my hair very soft and shiny BUT I like the "K" brand better. I have curly hair- and the other stuff really sticks to the curls and keeps them "bouncy" for days. I was just expecting this to be AMAZING- and it's not, but it's really good. I do think I use 1-2 large pumps for longer hair- so it prob won't last me as long as others say it will.

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This stuff works

I have colored my hair for years and it tends to run a little on the dry side. Split ends have also been a problem for me. A little bit of this stuff goes a long way to smooth out my ends and add some much needed shine. The only thing I'm not crazy about is the scent.

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Love this Stuff
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If I could only have one styling product for the rest of my life, I would choose this oil. I have relaxed hair and this gets the job done in spades. I never want to be without it again.

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Makes hair shinier, smells great
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Let me start by saying that I have short blond hair. I wanted a way to make my locks look sleek, so I decided to try the Shu Uemura Protective Oil. The first time I used it, I put two pumps on - big mistake for my slightly oily hair as it made my hair look shiny, but greasy. The next time I only used half of a pump and I was happy with the results. Helps calm frizz, definitely makes hair shiny and I love the smell. Seems like it will last a long time, so good for the price.

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Great for natural hair

This product is great for African American/Black hair that is not greasy and minimizes breakage. I'm in the transition stage and my hair is extremely but with a dime size of this oil, my hair was shiny and not shedding as much. I recommend this for anyone transitioning or with medium to extremely dry hair.

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Love, love, love

Absolutely love this product. My hair is much more healthier since I have been using it and I flat iron at least once a week. All you need is a few drops and it works! Shiny, healthy hair and the fragrance is a plus!!!

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Amazing all in one hair product

I put two pumps of this product on wet/damp hair every day from half way to ends. This keeps my hair smooth and frizz free and I think it dries more quickly. If I then blow dry, at the end I put about a half of a pump along any fly aways. Amazing results with the grease or looking flat. It works but is somehow lightweight. I rub the remainder into my hands to keep them and my cuticles smooth. I LOVE this and it is so worth the $.

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