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For best results, lather up with Miss Jessie’s® Original Super Slip Sudsy Shampoo beforehand.

Miss Jessie's® Original

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We're kicking the outdated, crunchy curl look to the curb.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.

How to Use

After shampooing, apply a generous amount of product to damp strands, working from your roots to ends. Style as usual.

Water (Aqua), Emulsifying Wax NF, Glycerin, Amodimethicone, Behentrimonium Chloride, Methyl Gluceth-20, Hydroxyethylcellulose, Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride, Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol, Blue 1 (CI 42090), Fragrance (Parfum), Limonene, Triticum Vulgare (Wheat) Germ Oil, Safflower (Carthamus Tinctorius) Oil, Persea Gratissima (Avocado) Oil, Alpha Isomethyl Ionone, Citric Acid, Ethylhexyl Methoxycinnamate, Butylphenyl Methylpropional, Silk Amino Acids, Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein/PVP Crosspolymer, Linalool, Hexyl Cinnamal, Amyl Cinnamal, Citronellol, Benzyl Salicylate, Hydroxyisohexyl 3-Cyclohexene Carboxaldehyde, Benzyl Alcohol, Sodium Benzoate, Potassium Sorbate, Hydroxycitronellal, Urtica Dioica (Nettle) Extract, Equisetum Arvense Leaf Extract, Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Flower Extract, Althaea Officinalis Root Extract, Agave Americana Leaf Extract

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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.

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New fav

I have very very curl hair, pretty much ringlets and my hair gets frizzy very easily. I used this for the first time today after my shower on my damp hair and then let it air dry. I like the smell but it is very strong and smells exactly like a dryer sheet. So far the frizz is very tamed and my curls are drying soft. However, there is less volume but I think it makes it more manageable to wear out curly.

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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.

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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.

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VERY THICK

I used a quarter sizes amount and spread it through my hair. It ended up making my hair very greasy feeling and weighed down in the morning after I woke up. Probably for much coarser and thicker hair than mine

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I need help.

I was SO excited when I heard this product was going to be in my box, I couldn't wait to try it! I have wavy/curly thin and fine hair. It tends to get frizzy when I let it go curly. Normally I blow dry my hair straight with a big round brush and use B&B thickening spray.
So I applied this product all over my hair generously and evenly. I used a defuser on the medium setting to dry it. When it was done, the results were similar to when I was a drugstore curly mousse cream. It was so-so. A bit frizzy.
I'm going to try it again and just let my hair air dry. I so want this product to give me dream curly hair!

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Definitely worth a try

I have thick, naturally curly hair and I use a lot of products. This loosened up the curls while still keeping definition. It's more of a Night Out look than a M-F workday look. It made my hair look a little wild without it being out of control & frizzy.

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Smells like laundry detergent

I love the scent of laundry detergent so this was very pleasant to me. As far as effectiveness - in not convinced it did anything. My hair is very wavy and frizzy underneath but straight as a bone on top. I didn't notice a significant difference but I will give it another shot.

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soft curls

This made my hair soft and definitely got rid of frizz. The scent was fresh and not at all overbearing.

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I love this

I have really long curly hair and love to try new products! Smells great!

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