Sebastian • Shaper Plus Hairspray • Styling Products

rated 3.8(160 reviews)

Average Rating.3.8
Would buy this product again.67%

rated 3 of 5 gingerc on 11/9/2006 8:54:00 AM more reviews by gingerc

Age: 25-29   Skin: Oily, Fair-Medium, Cool   Hair: Brunette, Wavy, Medium   Eyes: Blue    

This used to be my HG of hairsprays. It would hold any style I did to my hair, all day long.

But the last 2 or 3 cans I've had didn't work the same. My hair would "fall" by mid-afternoon. From reading below, I see that the formula changed. I asked my hair stylist and she had no clue. Unless you want to carry a can around all day and respray every few hours, I would not recommend this NEW formula.

I will not repurchase the NEW Shaper Plus. I'm off to find another HG hairspray.

3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.     Was this review helpful to you? Yes   No

rated 1 of 5 rosecrosnet on 10/3/2006 5:57:00 PM more reviews by rosecrosnet

Age: 56 & Over   Skin: Dry   Hair: Blond   Eyes: Blue    

The NEW Shaper Plus is one of the worst hairsprays I've used. As the other reviewers, I also used this faithfully for 5 years and loved it. Whatever they have done to reformulate has made me start searching for a new favorite!!

1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.     Was this review helpful to you? Yes   No

rated 3 of 5 malco on 9/29/2006 1:32:00 PM more reviews by malco

Age: 36-43   Skin: Dry, Fair-Medium, Warm   Hair: Brown, Curly, Medium   Eyes: Green    

This smells so bad, I am embarrassed to use it around my husband!

    Was this review helpful to you? Yes   No

rated 2 of 5 dewdraup on 9/29/2006 9:02:00 AM more reviews by dewdraup

Age: 44-55   Skin: Dry   Hair: Brunette   Eyes: Hazel    

Glad to hear it's not just me. I've used this for about 15 years or more, and the last 2 cans (jumbo of course) just aren't working like it used to. I could do just about anything to my hair and this would hold it all day and I could still brush it out at night, or the next morning and restyle and go. What a disappointment! Yeah the nozzle clogged every once in awhile and you had to run some hot water over it, but it was worth it. I've tried about 6 replacements, from Big Sexy Hair to Ojon, and have finally bought a second can of Kenra Volume Spray. It's the closest I've found so far but you can use too much, and it's generally that last spray you wish you'd left in the can, and now your hair looks SPRAYED. Oh well, the hunt continues.

1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.     Was this review helpful to you? Yes   No

rated 3 of 5 galadriell on 7/12/2006 3:06:00 PM more reviews by galadriell

Age: 18 & Under   Skin: Dry   Hair: Blond   Eyes: Green    

Generally I don't like using hairspray, but this one is quite ok. Doesen't make hair stiff, allthough it looks kind of dry. What I really don't like abput the product is the smell.

    Was this review helpful to you? Yes   No

rated 1 of 5 maylinglai on 6/30/2006 10:27:00 AM more reviews by maylinglai

Age: 44-55   Skin: Combination   Hair: Black   Eyes: Brown    

I have been using this product since it first came out. They changed the formula! Does not hold my hair the way it used to and I find myself using more. Any suggestions for a replacement?

1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.     Was this review helpful to you? Yes   No

rated 4 of 5 *TOP REVIEWER* AsiaChick on 5/12/2006 4:15:00 AM more reviews by AsiaChick

Age: 25-29   Skin: Sensitive, Olive   Hair: Black   Eyes: Black    

I just started using hairspray recently because I use velcro rollers to give me the volume I covet, so I don't have much experience with different brands of hairspray yet, other than Big Sexy Hair. That was a disappointment. I bought Shaper Plus because of the good reviews on here and it says on the can that it's supposed hold up all day and it's humidity resistant. So far it's proved to be a flexible hold, letting my hair keep it's bounce. Moreover, it's not heavy and stiff. It doesn't weigh my hair down like the hairspray I mentioned. I don't feel like I really have anything in my hair. Also, I'm very happy that this has done a pretty good job of holding up in humid weather, like in Houston where I live. I'm still going to search and see if I can't find better. Until then, I'm gonna continue using this.

    Was this review helpful to you? Yes   No

rated 5 of 5 angelarock on 4/29/2006 11:21:00 AM more reviews by angelarock

Age: 36-43   Skin: Dry, Fair, Neutral   Hair: Brown, Wavy, Medium   Eyes: Green    

This is my favorite hairspray. It keeps my straightened curly bangs tamed and frizz-free without feeling stiff or sticky. After trying dozens of other brands, I always come back to this.

    Was this review helpful to you? Yes   No

rated 3 of 5 *TOP REVIEWER* courtlee128 on 4/20/2006 2:37:00 AM more reviews by courtlee128

Age: 19-24   Skin: Very Oily   Hair: Brunette   Eyes: Blue    

I really like the original Shaper hairspray but this one falls a little short to me. Also ladies, when you buy any of the hairspray products, make sure you have someone that works where you're buying it test spray the product for you. These bottles were causing some trouble and not spraying correctly a while back when I worked at Trade Secret. They shouldn't have a problem testing the can for you so ask.

    Was this review helpful to you? Yes   No

rated 4 of 5 dublin_mudslide on 4/9/2006 9:39:00 AM more reviews by dublin_mudslide

Age: 19-24   Skin: Acne-prone   Hair: Brunette   Eyes: Blue    

I love love love this hairspray. I have tried most of the drugstore ones, and some salon brands, but this one is my absolute favourite. It smells very 80s (Giorgio perfume, anyone?) but is light after awhile so only you can smell it. This is the only hairspray that holds up in humidity---perfect for summer. I use this everyday, and am never disapointed. Gives great body, lifts, and tames flyways---which is great for my fine hair. The only problem is if you spray too much its a little sticky, this usually happens to me with the smaller version. The main reason I only gave it 4 lippies was because of the price...nearly $20 Canadian...I'll have to conserve and only buy it once a month.

    Was this review helpful to you? Yes   No

More Sebastian products

More Styling Products products