Typically I love Tresemme, but not this mousse. It definitely gives volume, but it leaves my hair so stiff. I like a more natural feel to my hair. I can feel the product in my hair and it moves as one big blob. I was very disappointed.
I am absolutely loving this mousse. It gives my very straight, somewhat fine hair a ton of volume. Even better, IMO, it helps my hair hold curl big time. I usually curl my hair with a curling iron after blowdrying, using a curl holding spray. It looks good for a few hours and then falls out. Since I have been using this prior to blowdrying, My curls stay in all day, and even the next day my hair will still have a little curl left in it. Also, the price is great, very inexpensive.
Great mousse that makes my hair voluminous but not in that "I just spent an hour teasing my hair" sort of way, but in a natural thick hair sort of way. I don't know how well it would work on anyone with fine hair, but on my already thick hair, it gives me the volume on top that I need .
This is the only so called volumizing mousse that has ever actually worked for me. I have a bob that reaches a couple of inches below my chin, with lots of fine hair. This stuff makes a noticeable difference for me when I use it - people comment on how much fuller it looks. It definitely requires a finishing spray, but this is not a problem for me, since I have fine hair I've always had to use hairspray of some kind. I recommend taking a day off from it every once in a while, as it seems like it could weigh your hair down.
Hm, this mousse is sorely lacking in the hold & definition department. I prefer volumizing mousses to curl enhancing ones for my curls because they tend to leave my hair less sticky but this one really gives my hair no definition whatsoever. It seems like other reviewers are haveing good luck with it when they use it before blowdrying with a brush, but for those of you who are looking to use this mousse to define waves and curls, i think there are better products out there.
I have long, fine, very layered hair which I like to tease, but I'm always looking for ways to give it that extra bit of volume. Previously I had been using the regular mousse for 'extra body' but I felt it could be better. So! After reading the reviews here on how wonderful the Thermal Creations mousse was, and it had added protection from heat (recently I've been getting a lot of split ends) I decided to give it a try. I was a bit put off that it cost $10 (Australian) for only a mousse, but anyway.
I had high expectations for this product that weren't really met. The volume was good (looked like I had already teased my hair) and I thought perhaps this was my solution - I wouldn't need to do the whole backcomb/hairspray thing again, which takes forever - and I quickly tried to lock it in with Tresemme freeze hairspray. But unfortunately after a few minutes it had already gone flat. ):
And I really hated how you have to turn it upside down to dispense the stuff, it was difficult to manage with sticky hands from the mousse. Also the bottle didn't say anything about PROTECTION from heat, it just said it worked with heat to create (temporary) volume. Alas, I had to get out my teasing comb again.
I don't think I'll be repurchasing this again unless I can confirm it DOES protect my hair from blowdrying. And unless I can figure out how to make the volume last for more than a few minutes.
A tip for making this product work: Massage generous amounts of mousse into the roots of your hair. Blowdry in layers with a barrel brush, or just upside down. After you've finished, quickly apply a light hairspray to all layers, tip head upside down and HOLD IT THERE for a few minutes. Or just gather your hair in a vertical ponytail (think spring onion) for a few minutes. :)
EDIT: This product is starting to grow on me, I use it daily. Although my split ends are still as plentiful as ever.
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LOVE THIS!!!!!!! I am so excited that I found a mousse that works and it has HEAT PROTECTION! I use it when I blow dry my hair and it does add a ton of voulme to my non-volumey hair! =)
I was desperately searching for something to give my lifeless hair a boost and grabbed this at my local Kroger. I really like it! The smell is amazing and the volume I got was exactly what I was looking for; lots of it, but not enough to make it unnatural. My hair is left soft, shiny, and smelling great. The only thing I don't really like about it is that you have to use heat to get any result (hence the 'Thermal') and somedays I am too lazy to use a blowdryer. All in all, this is my go to product for volume!
For what it does, i really like it. I just wish that it had more lasting power, because if i want my style to have any lasting power, i need to finish with another spray. I was hoping it could stand on it's own, but it simply just can't. For those who complain about the texture, if you put it into your hair while it is still dry, duh, it's going to be really crunchy. In conclusion, if you are looking for a mousse to put into wet hair that will add volume and protect with a blow dry, this is a good value.
i've had this product for a while, but since i never use alot of it at once, i still have about half of it left. since its specially formulated to work with heat and i rarely ever blow dry the whole length of my hair, i usually use it on my side swept bangs before i blow dry them (my bangs are the only thing i blowdry because if not...yeah, its not pretty lol) this mousse gives me good lift and flexible styling abilities. i use about half a golfball size, massage it into my bangs and blowdry with a round brush. i usually end of straightening them slightly to shape them, but the volume still stays with this product. i'm not entirely sure if i'll repurchase, but for what i use it for (bangs) its done what it claims to do. if i blowdry my whole head anytime soon i'll use this product and see how it works. overall- pretty good procuct. i like the tresemme heat line (: