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TRESemme Thermal Creations Heat Tamer Protective Spray 8 fl oz (236 ml)

 
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TRESemme Thermal Creations Heat Tamer Protective Spray, 8 fl oz
 
4.3

(based on 94 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (55)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (23)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (9)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (6)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (1)

84%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (59)
  • Lightweight (50)
  • Smells great (36)
  • Controls frizz (35)
  • Non-greasy (14)

Cons

  • Doesn't work (5)
  • Strong odor (5)
  • Heavy (4)
  • Greasy (3)
  • Sticky (3)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (48)
  • Straight hair (25)
  • Fine hair (24)
  • Thick hair (23)
  • Curly hair (20)
    • Hair Type:
    • Straight hair (31), Wavy hair (22), Very curly hair (9), Dry (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (20), Product junkie (20), Survivalist / minimalist (17), Quality oriented (3)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Best I've Ever Used

I'm old. My hair is old. It's super thin and very, very frizzy. I wear it long to add weight and add lots of product to try to settle it down. If...Read complete review

I'm old. My hair is old. It's super thin and very, very frizzy. I wear it long to add weight and add lots of product to try to settle it down. If I wore my hair in its natural state in public, someone would probably call the hair police. It's that bad.

FOR YEARS I had been blow drying my hair straight with a big round brush. It's worked in the past, but lately this way of styling has left my hair completely fried. It just can't take it anymore. I've used numerous expensive brands of heat protection products and none have worked… until I tried this one. After doing some research on Tresemme Thermal Creations Heat Tamer Protective Spray and reading all the great reviews, I had to try it, and I must say it's the only product that has worked, and worked extremely well. It's awesome!!! It has changed not only the way my hair looks and feels, it's saving me a tremendous amount of time and money trying to tame it.

I know this sounds like a commercial, but I assure you it is not. I've never even written a review before, but I sure do read 'em! I'm especially interested to know the styling techniques of others. If you're reading this and have hair like mine (you poor thing), I'll tell you what is working for me: I wash my hair in the evening and let it dry naturally. In the morning, I spray a copious amount of Tresemme on my hair, to the point where it's sufficiently damp, but not soaking wet. I blow it dry without the use of the big round brush, then use a curling iron to straighten. (I'm not a big fan of the flat irons.) I add a small amount of gel when I'm done to add extra shine.

It's taken me a very long time to figure out the best way to deal with hair like mine. If this even helps one person out there, I'm glad I took the time to write this. Perhaps this will help you save a lot of time and a lot of money. I love this product!!!

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Eh...

I actually ran out of the kind of straightening spray that I typically use because it is soooooooooooo difficult to find. So I decided to go with this one for the time being.Read complete review

I actually ran out of the kind of straightening spray that I typically use because it is soooooooooooo difficult to find. So I decided to go with this one for the time being.

The original spray I used was alcohol based, so it really didn't feel like anything was there at all (probably because of evaporation) but I never used a straightener without it, so I don't know what my hair is like WITHOUT a protecting spray.

This one was quite nice. Not bad. But not phenomenal. But let me tell you, I'm a girl that washes her hair every OTHER day. So I can't be having any gunk in it on the first day. And this product, though it made my hair crazy soft, felt greasy and was a bit heavy. Probably because I was used to the first one I'd tried.

It doesn't really make hair greasy "looking", but I can definitely feel it, and the 2nd day look is kind of a bit too grungy for my tastes.

The smell is REALLY strong. If you can't handle strong fruity/sweet smells, I do not recommend you trying this, because if you're using a protecting spray, you'll be using it EVERYDAY about. It's really pungeant, and I eventually got used to it, but the smell (similar to a sweet fake apple scent) didn't really match my personality.

Though, the grease and the weight is BEARABLE. And it was kind of funny when my guy friends started petting my hair and saying it was crazy soft... because I have Asian hair, where crazy soft hair doesn't really come with the package.

I couldn't tell if it actually PROTECTED my hair after straightening it. You tell me. :]

The easiest way to find out if you actually LIKE the product is to try it. Hey! If you don't like it, let a friend have it. Not like you splurged for it.

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5.0

Love It-Long time user

By FabJennie

from Dallas, Texas

describe yourself Product Junkie

See all my reviews

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • Lightweight
  • Non-Greasy

Cons

    Best Uses

    • All hair types

    Comments about TRESemme Thermal Creations Heat Tamer Protective Spray, 8 fl oz:

    I finally ran out of my first bottle that lasted me nearly a year! I used it 2-3 times a week for nearly a year. I purchased another one threw drugstore which is were I got my fist one. They did remodel the latch on the bottle which is lovely because the other one was annoying lol. I have 4c afro kinky hair and i apply this before I blow dry my hair and it works lovely. A little goes a long way. It leaves my hair light and softer not to mention protected. I do believe it does protect my hair because after I blow dry I use a flat iron with another heat styling product and I've never had a problem with crazy split ends or dried dull hair. I haven't tried any other heat style product and I don't plan to :-) I'm pretty happy with what I have plus the price is right.

    • Hair Type:
    • Very Curly Hair

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    5.0

    BEST HAIR PROTECTANT

    By PMAR

    from IL

    describe yourself Product Junkie

    See all my reviews

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Lightweight
    • Non-Greasy
    • Smells Great

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use
      • Thicker Hair

      Comments about TRESemme Thermal Creations Heat Tamer Protective Spray, 8 fl oz:

      Best hair protecant that is out there for a decent price. I have tried so many hair thermals and was not impressed by any. I finally gave in and bought Treseme. I'm so happy I did. Just sad I haven't bought it in the past.

      • Hair Type:
      • Very Curly Hair

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      5.0

      Awesome

      By Ness

      from Seattle, WA

      describe yourself Product Junkie

      See all my reviews

      Pros

      • Controls Frizz
      • Easy To Use
      • Lightweight
      • Non-Greasy
      • Smells Great

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Curly Hair
        • Daily Use
        • Straight Hair
        • Thicker Hair
        • Thinner Hair

        Comments about TRESemme Thermal Creations Heat Tamer Protective Spray, 8 fl oz:

        Works great at protecting your hair and smells great! A+

        • Hair Type:
        • Straight Hair

        Comment on this review

        (1 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

         
        3.0

        Not that impressed

        By cheriesmiles

        from San Diego

        describe yourself Minimalist

        See all my reviews

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Lightweight
        • Non-Greasy

        Cons

        • Makes Dry Hair Wet

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use

        Comments about TRESemme Thermal Creations Heat Tamer Protective Spray, 8 fl oz:

        I don't know if I'm just not good at this stuff but I like to blow dry my hair and then put the product on just before I curl it. It makes my hair really damp which sucks because then I have to wait a little while. Maybe the nozzle sprays too much at once. Wish it had more of a mist. Whatever, I mean, it was inexpensive so I suppose I shouldn't be that surprised. I don't know if it's doing anything because it's just supposed to be protecting my hair from heat damage. I feel like I only have two options. Spray it on before I blow dry or before I curl. I fear that the curling would cause the most damage so I spray it on before I curl but then my hair is wet again. I dunno. It might just be me.

        • Hair Type:
        • Straight Hair

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        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        Good protection for daily use

        By flip-flop

        from San Jose, CA

        describe yourself Minimalist

        See all my reviews

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Controls Frizz
        • Easy To Use
        • Lightweight
        • Non-Greasy

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use
          • Straight Hair
          • Thinner Hair

          Comments about TRESemme Thermal Creations Heat Tamer Protective Spray, 8 fl oz:

          - Easy to use (personally use it after shower on damp hair before blow drying)
          - Lightweight and non-greasy formula (always appreciated)
          - Noticeable protection (hair is less dry and frizzy after blow drying, but effect could be stronger)

          • Hair Type:
          • Straight Hair

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          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          4.0

          Great product!

          Pros

          • Controls Frizz
          • Lightweight
          • Non-Greasy
          • Smells Great

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Before Curling
            • Before straightening
            • Daily Use
            • Thinner Hair

            Comments about TRESemme Thermal Creations Heat Tamer Protective Spray, 8 fl oz:

            This product works great! I use it for straightening and curling my hair. I spray it onto dry hair, brush it through, and then style! It leaves my hair feeling soooo smooth and soft. However, I only gave it four stars out of five because it didn't do much for my hair when I used it before blowdrying. I was hoping it would help smooth my hair enough so I wouldn't have to straighten it, but it doesn't promise to do that, so I still think it's great!

            • Hair Type:
            • Wavy Hair

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            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            great product, works wonderfully:)

            By marvan

            from Minnesota

            describe yourself Minimalist

            See all my reviews

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Non-Greasy
            • Smells Great
            • Strong Hold

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Straight Hair
              • Thicker Hair

              Comments about TRESemme Thermal Creations Heat Tamer Protective Spray, 8 fl oz:

              spritz on hair and put on hot roller, let set and comb out..curls last longer

              • Hair Type:
              • Straight Hair

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              (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Best drugstore thermal spray!

              By Lexxia

              from Los Angeles, CA

              describe yourself Product Junkie

              See all my reviews

              Pros

              • Controls Frizz
              • Easy To Use
              • Lightweight
              • Non-Greasy
              • Softens hair

              Cons

              • Strong Odor

              Best Uses

              • Curly Hair
              • Daily Use
              • Straight Hair
              • Thicker Hair
              • Thinner Hair
              • Travel

              Comments about TRESemme Thermal Creations Heat Tamer Protective Spray, 8 fl oz:

              This is the best thermal spray you can get at the drugstore! I love products that tame frizz, so if you want a heat protective spray that works and doesn't get greasy, this is it. I have fine/normal long hair that is very prone to frizz, emphasis on frizz. I have been through a lot with my hair and this is just perfect. You can literally notice the difference after you are done using it, your hair has a nicer texture to it. If you spray it in your hair before using heat (so it has time to absorb into your hair and dry), then you will have better results. I tend to use a straightener on damp hair because I spray this on right before I use heat, so I noticed the difference. If you want the best results give it some time to dry before you use heat. Low budget shoppers that want a product that actually works - this is for you!

              • Hair Type:
              • Wavy Hair

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              (3 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

               
              2.0

              Poorly designed nozzle

              By Medusa

              from Maryland

              describe yourself Minimalist

              See all my reviews

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Lightweight
              • Non-Greasy

              Cons

              • Dries-Out Hair

              Best Uses

                Comments about TRESemme Thermal Creations Heat Tamer Protective Spray, 8 fl oz:

                The nozzle was problematic - wound up emptying contents into a different container. Was hoping for a less frizzy/fried look but not seeing a big diff. Hair does look shinier when it finally straightens out.

                • Hair Type:
                • Wavy Hair

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                (0 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Soft and Healthy

                By CC

                from St. Louis, MO

                describe yourself Product Junkie

                Pros

                • Controls Frizz
                • Easy To Use
                • Lightweight
                • Non-Greasy

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about TRESemme Thermal Creations Heat Tamer Protective Spray, 8 fl oz:

                    I was skeptical of using this product, as I am not a fan of the TRESemme line of hair products. But I gave it a shot after reading the great reviews for it. I am so glad that I did!

                    I have been using high-end products on my hair for over a year now (Moroccan oil, macadamia oil (entire line), NuMe (entire line), etc.) and I was happy with the softness and general health of my hair. But, when I added the TRESemme heat protector spray to my arsenal, I arrived at perfection! My hair is so much softer and the ends of my long, color-treated hair remain healthier in between trims.

                    This product is a must for anyone using heat products on their hair. I spray my hair all over with it while it is wet and then blow dry. Additionally, I spray each section of my hair before I straighten or curl it with an iron. On day two, I spray again before using my heated instruments and my hair does not get oily or greasy.

                    Love this product!!!

                    • Hair Type:
                    • Wavy Hair

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