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Redken Pillow Proof Blow Dry Express Primer

Redken

Pillow Proof Blow Dry Express Primer

Item #: 2272256 Size: 5.7 oz

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Redken Pillow Proof Blow Dry Express Primer with heat protection - Microflex stylane creates a 'thermal blanket' of flexible silicone resin that protects hair and helps prevent breakage. Trisiloxane and isododecane allow for quick drying, resulting in a smooth and silky finish.

Benefits:

  • Cuts blow dry time
  • Anti-breakage
  • Protects up to 450 F


Prime: Shake well, spray evenly through wet hair.

Style: Select your desired end result and use appropriate styling product.

Extend: Extend the life of your blow-dry and style by applying pillow proof blow dry two day extender.
Aqua / Water, Octamethyltrisiloxane / Trisiloxane, Isododecane, C12-15 Alkyl Benzoate, Lactic Acid, Aminopropyl Triethoxysilane, Glycerin, Magnesium Sulfate, Parfum / Fragrance, Polypropylsilsesquioxane, Phenoxyethanol, PEG-14 Dimethicone, Ethylhexylglycerin, Alpha-Isomethyl Ionone, Hydroxycitronellal, Hexyl Cinnamal, Linalool, Citronellol, Benzyl Benzoate, Geraniol, Benzyl Alcohol, Hydroxyisohexyl 3-Cyclohexene Carboxaldehyde, Isoeugenol, Limonene, Cinnamyl Alcohol, CI 17200 / Red 33.

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RedkenPillow Proof Blow Dry Express Primer
 
3.9

(based on 180 reviews)

75%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (114)
  • Effective (95)
  • Lightweight (82)
  • Smells great (68)
  • Good value (30)

Cons

  • Not effective (19)
  • Poor texture (17)
  • Smell (4)
  • Greasy (3)
  • Heavy (3)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (78)
  • Women (50)
  • On-the-go (20)
  • Weekly use (16)
  • Men (5)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (9)
    • Hair Type:
    • Straight hair (8), Wavy hair (7)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (67), Budget shopper (55), Survivalist / minimalist (5), Beauty conscious (4), Product junkie (4)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 30 minutes (92), 1+ hour (21), 10 minutes (17)

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2.0

Not a Love

By ariel

from fort myers, fl

About Me Minimalist

Verified Buyer

Pros

    Cons

    • Heavy
    • Sticky

    Best Uses

      Comments about Redken Pillow Proof Blow Dry Express Primer:

      Not a Love. Left a film on hair. Had to return

      • Hair Type:
      • Straight Hair
       
      5.0

      Love this stuff!!

      By zulegirl

      from Viera, Florida

      About Me Beauty Conscious

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Thicker Hair

        Comments about Redken Pillow Proof Blow Dry Express Primer:

        I have very long frizzy hair. Love this product. Spray it on wet hair after shampoo/conditioner. Then use a couple pumps of Redkin Diamond Oil on the ends. Helps detangle. Let it air dry bit then blow dry the rest. Leaves my hair so soft and shiny. I only wash about once a week. Love this stuff!

        • Hair Type:
        • Wavy Hair
         
        5.0

        My Fav! All hair types

        By Cindi

        from Salisbury nc

        About Me Professional Stylist

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use
          • Travel

          Comments about Redken Pillow Proof Blow Dry Express Primer:

          Never go without it

          • Hair Type:
          • Straight Hair
           
          5.0

          Love it!

          By Anna

          from Sauk rapids mn

          About Me Professional Stylist

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Lightweight
          • Non-Greasy

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use

            Comments about Redken Pillow Proof Blow Dry Express Primer:

            Love this for blow drying! But use a leave in conditioner with it. I have blonde hair so I have to

            • Hair Type:
            • Wavy Hair
             
            5.0

            Would buy a gallon bottle if they sold one

            By Michele

            from Meriden, CT

            About Me Product Junkie

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Lightweight
            • Non-Greasy

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use
              • Thicker Hair

              Comments about Redken Pillow Proof Blow Dry Express Primer:

              When I first saw this on the shelf, I thought it was much ado about nothing so I bought the "trial size". I absolutely love this product! In my mind, it truly does shorten my blow dry time and anything that gets me out of the house quicker is a plus for me! It leaves no residue and is very lightweight.

              • Hair Type:
              • Straight Hair
               
              5.0

              I've been using this and love it!

              By Zumi

              from Ohio

              About Me Product Junkie

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Use
              • Lightweight

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use

                Comments about Redken Pillow Proof Blow Dry Express Primer:

                It works well to help dry hair faster to help reduce your drying time.

                • Hair Type:
                • Wavy Hair
                 
                4.0

                Smells good,brings out the shine.

                By Kathy the mom

                from Longview,TX

                About Me Minimalist

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Use
                • Smells Great

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Thicker Hair

                  Comments about Redken Pillow Proof Blow Dry Express Primer:

                  Easy to use, shorts blow dryer time.

                  • Hair Type:
                  • Wavy Hair
                   
                  5.0

                  YES

                  By Donna

                  from Maryland

                  About Me Minimalist

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Use
                  • Lightweight
                  • Non-Greasy
                  • Shiny hair and dries faster
                  • Smells Great

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Daily Use

                    Comments about Redken Pillow Proof Blow Dry Express Primer:

                    I use this product post washing hair before blow drying and using flat iron.

                    • Hair Type:
                    • Straight Hair
                     
                    1.0

                    SMELLS

                    By Cinthya

                    from Brentwood, CA

                    About Me Product Junkie

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                      Cons

                      • Greasy
                      • Strong Odor

                      Best Uses

                        Comments about Redken Pillow Proof Blow Dry Express Primer:

                        My hairstylist used this product I LOVED IT until i purchases the product. The smell aftr applying to hair stinks.

                        • Hair Type:
                        • Wavy Hair
                         
                        5.0

                        Highly recommend

                        By Lola V

                        from Yakima, wa

                        About Me Minimalist

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Controls Frizz

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Straight Hair
                          • Thicker Hair

                          Comments about Redken Pillow Proof Blow Dry Express Primer:

                          Highly recommended! It's great

                          • Hair Type:
                          • Wavy Hair

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                          14 Questions | 14 Answers
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                          • Q:

                            Will this product weigh down fine hair?
                            Asked on 7/4/2016 by Deb from Omaha, NE

                            1 answer

                            • Brand Expert

                              A:

                              Redken Pillow Proof Blow Dry Express Primer is a lightweight spray that will not weigh down fine hair. It protects from heat and prevents breakage, all while speeding up the blow dry time!

                              Answered on 7/5/2016 by Brand Expert from Redken
                          • Q:

                            How do you use it?
                            Asked on 5/12/2016 by Heidi from US

                            1 answer

                            • Brand Expert

                              A:

                              Prime: Shake well, spray Pillow Proof Blow Dry Express Primer evenly through wet hair.

                              Style: Select your desired end result and use appropriate styling product.

                              Extend: Extend the life of your blow-dry and style by applying pillow proof blow dry two day extender

                              Answered on 5/13/2016 by Brand Expert from Redken
                          • Q:

                            Where does it say it contains wheat protein ?
                            Asked on 1/22/2016 by Jeanine from Chicago

                            1 answer

                            • Staff Expert

                              A:

                              Thank you for your inquiry concerning wheat in Redken Pillow Proof Blow Dry Express Primer. Most ingredients derived from these sources are highly refined and retain no traces of allergenic proteins. For less refined ingredients from natural sources, Redken has established strict limits on the level of potentially allergenic proteins. We believe that this policy minimizes the likelihood of reactions to these proteins in the majority of sensitive individuals. However, since individuals exhibit a wide range of sensitivities to these proteins, if you have any questions or concerns you should discuss with your medical care provider.

                              Answered on 1/26/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                          • Q:

                            Can this product be used on African American hair
                            Asked on 12/2/2015 by jan

                            1 answer

                            • Staff Expert

                              A:

                              Yes, it is effective on all hair types and textures!

                              Answered on 12/3/2015 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                          • Q:

                            Can this be used on dry hair for straightening?
                            Asked on 8/7/2015 by Britta

                            1 answer

                            • Staff Expert

                              A:

                              Yes, you can shake Pillow Proof Blow Dry Express Primer and lightly mist onto dry hair before using a heat styling tool to help reshape the hair.

                              Answered on 8/13/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
                          • Q:

                            Would this work good on a platinum blonde faux hawk?
                            Asked on 3/4/2015 by suppliesrus from United States

                            1 answer

                            • Staff Expert

                              A:

                              Pillow Proof Blow Dry Express Primer can be used on all hair colors and is safe for both natural and color-treated hair. It provides heat protection and helps prevent breakage.

                              Answered on 3/5/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                          • Q:

                            Do I use this before or after applying a leave-in conditioner and also a mousse?
                            Asked on 1/23/2015 by Small Town Girl

                            1 answer

                            • Staff Expert

                              A:

                              We recommend applying this product first to damp hair prior to application of styling products.

                              Answered on 1/27/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                          • Q:

                            Will this fade my color?
                            Asked on 11/21/2014 by Mellie-Mel from Dallas TX

                            1 answer

                            • Staff Expert

                              A:

                              All Redken products are safe to use on color-treated hair. Pillow Proof will not cause color fading.

                              Answered on 11/24/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                          • Q:

                            How does this compare to Kenra's Blow-Dry Spray? Does it do the same thing?
                            Asked on 9/26/2014 by Brandy from United States

                            1 answer

                            • Staff Expert

                              A:

                              The two products are very similar. Both feature a silicone base to seal the cuticle, helping to speed drying time and to prevent breakage and damage from heat styling tools. They both also provide a silky smooth, shiny finish. Kenra Platinum Blow-Dry Spray protects up to 428ºF, and Pillow Proof protects up to 450ºF. Kenra Platinum Blow-Dry Spray decreases blow-dry time by 50%; Redken does not make an exact claim, but states that Pillow Proof cuts blow dry time.

                              Answered on 9/29/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                          • Q:

                            Does this product contain wheat protein or keratin?
                            Asked on 9/17/2014 by Natural from NY

                            1 answer

                            • Staff Expert

                              A:

                              This product contains wheat protein. It does not contain keratin.

                              Answered on 9/23/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
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