SARAHPOTEMPA The Half Up

Buh-bye sock bun. The style to rock right now is the romantic and effortless half-up, half-down. For a look reminiscent of Claire Danes circa Romeo + Juliet, rely on SARAHPOTEMPA's The Half Up. Like its big sis The WRAP UP™, this nifty tool helps you fake a fuller mane and secures your bun without the help of bobby pins.

SARAHPOTEMPA The Half Up
2.6 out of 5 stars, based on 4,057 Reviews 4,057 Reviews
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Maybe I'm doing it wrong?
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I just feel like an idiot trying to use this. Maybe I just don't understand what I need to be doing but it did not hold my hair in the least. I haven't quite given up, but enough is enough for one day. Frustrating.

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Not for layered fine hair
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This product was difficult on my hair. I have really fine, long, silky hair and I had a difficult time getting good grip using the half up. It kept sliding through the half up and my layered hairs would fall out of the hole as I was rolling the hair.
It is light weight but its not for my hair type.

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Fun product, kind of tricky
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Using this to hold my hair half up it worked really well. It sometimes takes more than one try, I have pretty long fine hair with layers. Usually a few strains stick out, but I just wrapped them around and tuck them in. I used hairspray and it stayed put the entire day. It is nice for something different to try with my hair, and I received compliments on how perfect the circle looked.

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FESTIVE!
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I had never tried one of these before! I was very curious to see how it would work and surprisingly it worked really well! I even showed it to a few folks who want to buy one now too! This is perfect for a day when im running late and dont have alot of time to mess with my hair! I looooooooove it! :) Thank you Birchbox!

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no thanks
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This is definitely the least favorite thing I've ever received. My hair is very long so this was a hassle to use properly. My end result doesn't even look like a sock bun or anything "romantic" it literally looks like a fortune cookie is on top of my head.

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Failed Attempt
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I've got long and thin hair, so was hoping to pull of low bun, but failed. Really not a fan of this gadget. I'll stick to my sock bun.

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Meh
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I received the blonde Half-Up and it worked, but it wouldn't stay closed. I had to use a rubberband to keep it holding my hair in place.

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Works great
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I wear my hair up a lot because it's just pin straight and tangles easily and this works well with many styles!

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Stiff; Not for thick hair
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Terrible. I could not get it to work. The product was too stiff to curve around. And it did not hold even a quarter of my hair.

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Nope nope nope!
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This absolutely did NOT work for me! First of all, I got a light colored one when I have brunette hair...the foam showed right through! It didn't stay up unless I added a bunch of bobby pins as well.

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