Just-add-water hair styling gel
Just-add-water hair styling gel
Just-add-water hair styling gel
Just-add-water hair styling gel
Just-add-water hair styling gel
Just-add-water hair styling gel
Just-add-water hair styling gel

Just-add-water hair styling gel

Regular price $5.00 Save $-5.00
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Our customers have been asking us for a low waste hair gel, and we're so excited to introduce this option! It's a just-add-water formulation, which means no shipping heavy liquid, and no bulky plastic containers to speak of - just a simple compostable packet! And best of all, it's made locally right here in Seattle.

To use this innovative hair styling gel, simply add half a teaspoon of the powder per ounce of hot water to make your desired amount of product. It has a medium hold, and works wonders for encouraging your natural hair texture. We highly recommend it for curly hair - it smooths out frizz, locks in moisture, and encourages springy curls.

It's a natural product that's best used fresh. While it lasts 3 months once mixed, we recommend mixing what you'll use within a month. 

Use and care

Mix 1/2 a teaspoon per fluid ounce of hot water to create your styling gel. Mix thoroughly until smooth - like pancake batter. It will thicken more into a gel consistency as it cools. 

This is a natural product that's best used fresh. While it lasts 3 months once mixed, we recommend mixing what you'll use within a month. 

Use as you would a normal styling gel. Works well after a leave-in moisturizer. With wet hair, add between a dime size to a quarter size amount of hair gel to your palm (depending on desired hold and how much hair you have), and use your hands to evenly spread the product throughout your hair. To encourage curls, scrunch your hair in an upward motion. Let your hair air dry or use a diffused hair dryer. 

Sizes

Travel/sample size: 2 oz yield packet - The perfect amount to try it out before committing! Includes 1 tsp of powder.

8 fl. oz yield packet - Enough to last you a while! We recommend mixing what you'll use in a month - it includes 4 tsp of powder and makes four 2 fl. oz. batches. 

Ingredients

Horsetail extract, dehydroxanthan gum (non-gmo xanthan gum), organic cocoa butter, panthenol, and organic aloe vera extract. 

Cruelty free, vegan, palm oil free, paraben free, and alcohol free. "Curly girl method" approved. 

Packaging

Certified biodegradable/compostable paper packets. Back yard. garden compostable. 

Origin

Salonsolids was invented and hand made in Seattle by a local hair stylist with 20 + years of experience who wanted to create an effective line of low-waste hair care products free of any plastic or unhealthy chemicals. 

End of life

The packets are back yard/garden compostable. 

Customer Reviews

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Cool but...

I was really excited for this product and I think it works well but there are a couple of things that could be added.
My first thought was the powder was really hard to measure because it had been mashed so much it came out like a sheet of paper and I cut it then tried to break it up into a powder. THe boiling process was easy, but I think that I didn't make it strong enough (too watery) because it didn't hold very long.
Love the idea but I need more instruction maybe? I felt a little dumb in my kitchen like hohoho let me make my hair mask.
Also does it go in the fridge? I have been keeping it there haha

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Cool but...

I was really excited for this product and I think it works well but there are a couple of things that could be added.
My first thought was the powder was really hard to measure because it had been mashed so much it came out like a sheet of paper and I cut it then tried to break it up into a powder. THe boiling process was easy, but I think that I didn't make it strong enough (too watery) because it didn't hold very long.
Love the idea but I need more instruction maybe? I felt a little dumb in my kitchen like hohoho let me make my hair mask.
Also does it go in the fridge? I have been keeping it there haha