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Living Proof Amp2 Instant Texture Volumizer

Living Proof

Amp2 Instant Texture Volumizer

Item #: 2252420 Size: 2.0 oz

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A styling cream that can be applied to dry hair for instant volume, touchable texture and flexible hold that is revivable for up to 48 hours. Powered by Living Proof's Meta-Volume Technology that features their patented Thickening Molecule (PBAE), Amp:
  • Instantly provides volume and texture on dry hair
  • Makes style flexible and restylable so hair is not stiff and revivable for up to 48 hours

Amp Instant Texture Volumizer is ideal for fine to medium hair with short or layered haircuts. It is silicone-free. Safe and formulated for color and chemically treated hair.
Rub a small dab of Amp2 Instant Texture Volumizer evenly between hands. Apply to dry hair. Lift and muss into desired style.
Water/Eau/Aqua, Synthetic Beeswax, PEG-8 Beeswax, Maltodextrin/VP Copolymer, Isoamyl Laurate, C8-22 Alkyl Acrylates/Methacrylic Acid Crosspolymer, Oleth-10, Myrica Pubescens Fruit Wax, Myristyl Alcohol, Ceteareth-25, Polyalkylaminoester-1 (PBAE), Glyceryl Acrylate/Acrylic Acid Copolymer, Polyacrylamide, PPG-2 Myristyl Ether Propionate, PVM/MA Copolymer, Propylene Glycol, Glycerin, C13-14 Isoparaffin, Laureth-7, Methylisothiazolinone, Ethylhexylglycerin, Fragrance/Parfum, Citronellol, Linalool, Butylphenyl Methylpropional, Citral.

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Living ProofAmp2 Instant Texture Volumizer
 
3.7

(based on 193 reviews)

71%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (133)
  • Smells great (78)
  • Lightweight (75)
  • Non-greasy (64)
  • Effective (36)

Cons

  • Doesn't work (44)
  • Heavy (14)
  • Sticky (12)
  • Greasy (7)
  • Dries-out hair (5)

Best Uses

  • Fine hair (56)
  • Daily use (45)
  • Limpness/lifelessness (39)
  • Straight hair (34)
  • Color-treated hair (20)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (3)
    • Hair Type:
    • Straight hair (108), Wavy hair (66), Very curly hair (6)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (88), Product junkie (53), Survivalist / minimalist (34)

Reviewed by 193 customers

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5.0

Great for volume

By SherLyn

from Tennessee

About Me Beauty Conscious

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about Living Proof Amp2 Instant Texture Volumizer:

      Great to add piecey look to flippy do

      • Hair Type:
      • Wavy Hair
       
      5.0

      I love this stuff!!

      By Kate

      from Indianapolis

      About Me Product Junkie

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Controls Frizz
      • Easy To Use
      • Lightweight
      • Smells Great

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Living Proof Amp2 Instant Texture Volumizer:

          Got it from a co-worker to try and I am obsessed! I love the volume! I probably won't go back to mousse. And a little bit goes a long way! I have long thick hair and it works great!

          • Hair Type:
          • Wavy Hair
           
          4.0

          Love!

          By KP

          from Rocklin

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Lightweight
          • Smells Great

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use
            • Travel

            Comments about Living Proof Amp2 Instant Texture Volumizer:

            I love this product! Don't put too much in your hair or it can get a greasy look. A little goes a long way. Also, make sure you follow the directions! I put a little on my hands, rub them till its cleat and put it through my hair. Then just style with hands. Gives a great piecy look. Very light.

            • Hair Type:
            • Wavy Hair
             
            5.0

            I love this product so glad I bought it.

            By Monica

            from Tucson Az

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

              Best Uses

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

              Comments about Living Proof Amp2 Instant Texture Volumizer:

              I use very little product. I have short hair and only need a small amount. Once I have it in my hair I am able to style it anyway I want. Smells great and is with the price.

              • Hair Type:
              • Straight Hair
               
              2.0

              Did not work for me.

              By emmalina

              from Baton Rouge LA

              About Me Product Junkie

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Non-Greasy

              Cons

              • Heavy
              • Too heavy for fine hair

              Best Uses

              • Thicker Hair

              Comments about Living Proof Amp2 Instant Texture Volumizer:

              Just didn't work for my fine hair. It gets rave reviews but not for me.

              • Hair Type:
              • Straight Hair

              (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Love this product

              By Sue

              from Fairview heights, IL

              About Me Beauty Conscious

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use
                • Straight Hair
                • Thicker Hair

                Comments about Living Proof Amp2 Instant Texture Volumizer:

                I use it after sting and before hairspray!!

                • Hair Type:
                • Straight Hair

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                2.0

                I would never buy this product again, wasted my points

                By None

                from Michigan

                About Me Minimalist

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                  Cons

                  • Doesn't Work
                  • Greasy
                  • Heavy
                  • Sticky

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Living Proof Amp2 Instant Texture Volumizer:

                    Used as instructed to, hair felt dirty, weight down, for the price wouldn't recommend it or buy it again.

                    • Hair Type:
                    • Wavy Hair
                     
                    5.0

                    fantastic!!! love it

                    By none

                    from Walton KY

                    About Me Beauty Conscious

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

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

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Thinner Hair

                      Comments about Living Proof Amp2 Instant Texture Volumizer:

                      I would buy it again

                      • Hair Type:
                      • Wavy Hair
                       
                      4.0

                      It works

                      By Junkie

                      from Trenton

                      About Me Product Junkie

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                        Cons

                        • Heavy

                        Best Uses

                        • Thicker Hair

                        Comments about Living Proof Amp2 Instant Texture Volumizer:

                        It works better on thicker hair

                        • Hair Type:
                        • Straight Hair
                         
                        2.0

                        Unfortunately this product was not helpful for me

                        By owin

                        from Kankakee IL

                        About Me Professional Stylist

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Lightweight

                        Cons

                        • Doesn't Work

                        Best Uses

                          Comments about Living Proof Amp2 Instant Texture Volumizer:

                          I had seen this used and thought it looked helpful to add texture and volume but did not help as much as other products I've used

                          • Hair Type:
                          • Straight Hair

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                          8 Questions | 8 Answers
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                          • Q:

                            Is this product designed for African American (Kinky) Hair. What effect does it have on texture and manageability results?
                            Asked on 1/28/2017 by Karen from Orlando FL

                            1 answer

                            • Brand Expert

                              A:

                              It is for all hair types, its provides instant volume with flexible hold.

                              Answered on 2/22/2017 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                          • Q:

                            I have naturally wavy curls. I am looking for a pomade/product that I can use (when I straighten my hair). What I am looking for is something that will help with frizz, give a textured, piecey look without flattening it down or looking greasy. Is this the right product to use for what I'm after?
                            Asked on 7/13/2016 by Wavy gal from Cincinnati

                            1 answer

                            • Brand Expert

                              A:

                              Amp will not help with frizz protection but it will give you a piecey look and textured feel, while adding volume. For the additional frizz protection, we recommend applying No Frizz Humidity Shield all over, for a frizz-free, polished look.

                              Answered on 7/14/2016 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                          • Q:

                            Is it recommended to use a mousse as well?
                            Asked on 5/9/2016 by Angela from Arkansas

                            1 answer

                            • Staff Expert

                              A:

                              You can absolutely use a mousse as well for even more volume. Both the Full Thickening Mousse and the Timeless Plumping Mousse will give you a beautiful, voluminous look, when used with Amp2 Instant Texture Volumizer. Enjoy!

                              Answered on 5/17/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                          • Q:

                            Can I use this product on day 2, next day dry hair as well?
                            Asked on 3/30/2016 by Sunny from Norman okla.

                            1 answer

                            • Staff Expert

                              A:

                              Yes, you can absolutely use Amp2 on dry, day 2 hair!

                              Answered on 4/1/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                          • Q:

                            Can this be used in long hair that has been curled with a curling iron? Currently I use the iron then tousle the curls with a dry texture spray. I'm looking to replace the spray with another product that creates fullness and lift like dry texture spray. Thanks!
                            Asked on 3/22/2016 by Susannah from East Coast

                            1 answer

                            • Staff Expert

                              A:

                              Yes, take a small amount and warm up in your hands, and then rake through ends to provide texture and definition.

                              Answered on 4/7/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                          • Q:

                            is this product for curly hair? I think if I wait for my hair to dry it will frizz after I use it. Is there a product in the line designed for curly hair?
                            Asked on 2/21/2016 by Anna from Puyallup Wa.

                            1 answer

                          • Q:

                            I presently use Living Proof "A PERFECT HAIR DAY".....can I use them together?....will this product enhance the results I'm looking for.....more volume without weighing it down and maybe a tousled look? my hair is fine.
                            Asked on 12/13/2014 by Scarlett6 from Princeton, NJ

                            1 answer

                            • Staff Expert

                              A:

                              Yes, absolutely these two products can be used together! For best results, apply Perfect Hair Day (PhD) 5-in-1 Styling Treatment to damp hair from roots to ends, then blow dry or let hair air dry. Once hair is dry, rub a pea-sized amount of Amp2 between hands until translucent and muss through hair for volume and texture. Apply to ends for definition. We cannot stress enough that a little goes a long way when it comes to Amp2! :-)

                              Answered on 12/19/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                          • Q:

                            I have seen this product amp2 Instant Texture Volumizer advertised as cone-free. In reviewing the ingredients, I noticed it has polymers. Polymers are silicones. How can they say it is cone-free?

                            Kindly respond.
                            Asked on 10/16/2014 by Carola

                            1 answer

                            • Staff Expert

                              A:

                              Amp2 is silicone free.

                              Silicones are a class of materials that use siloxanes as the backbone. You are correct in assuming most (but not all) silicones are polymers. Now a polymer is a material that has repeating units of similar ‘blocks’ of materials. Dimethicone is the most commonly used silicone in hair care and is also a polymer – chemically know as polydimethylsiloxane. This is a heavy material that tends to weigh hair down and make hair feel prematurely dirty. That said, not all polymers are silicones. Amp2 uses carefully chosen styling polymers that don’t have the same properties as silicones.

                              Answered on 10/23/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
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