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Sebastian Potion 9

Sebastian

Potion 9

Item #: 2162737 Size: 5.1 oz

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Potion 9 is the ultimate versatile styling cream infused with 9 Botanical extracts to help restore lost moisture, and rejuvenate the healthy look of your hair. Perfect for styling your hair into multiple looks with flexible hold.

Apply Potion 9 cream to damp hair or dry hair. Blow or air dry for silky, touchable looks. Or use hot-tools for refined curls. On dry hair, reapply to add texture and control. Apply anytime for an instant style boost.
Water/Eau, Glycerin, Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium, Simmonsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Oil, Hydroxyethyl-Cellulose, PVP, Cetearly Alcohol, Cetyl Alcohol, Methyl Gluceth-10, Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein, Hydrolyzed Soy Protein, Fragrance/Parfum, Panthenol, Imidazolidinyl Urea, Methylparaben, Amodimethicone, Polysorbate 60, Propylparaben, Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Oil, Orbignya Oleifera Seed Oil, Oenothera Biennis (Evening Primrose) Oil, Disodium Edta, Stearalkonium Chloride, Sesamum Indicum (Sesame) Seed Oil, Ethylhexyl Methoxycinnamate, Hydrolylzed Silk, Tetrasodium EDTA, Oryza Sativa (Rice) Brand Oil, Citric Acid, Orange 4, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract, Salix Alba (Willow) Bark Extract, Ext. Violet 2, Red 40.

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SebastianPotion 9
 
4.7

(based on 152 reviews)

95%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (82)
  • Smells great (60)
  • Lightweight (41)
  • Effective (40)
  • Controls frizz (32)

Cons

  • Doesn't work (4)
  • Pricey (3)

Best Uses

  • Frizziness/flyaways (36)
  • Daily use (30)
  • Dry/damaged hair (27)
  • Curly hair (23)
  • Color-treated hair (21)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (15)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (40), Survivalist / minimalist (37), Product junkie (21)
    • Hair Type:
    • Wavy hair (44), Very curly hair (34), Straight hair (23)

Reviewed by 152 customers

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5.0

I can't live without this!

By Marie

from Florida

About Me Beauty Conscious

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Daily Use
    • Thicker Hair

    Comments about Sebastian Potion 9:

    If I need to curl my hair, and I have pretty straight to wavy thick hair. This along with hairspray give a nice hold ALL day.

    • Hair Type:
    • Wavy Hair
     
    5.0

    Love, love, love this product

    By nlggfa

    from Lumberton, NC

    About Me Product Junkie

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

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

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Curly Hair

      Comments about Sebastian Potion 9:

      Love this product, works great on my naturally curly hair.

      • Hair Type:
      • Wavy Hair
       
      5.0

      Amazing product I've used for years!!! Smells great too!

      By sassyshopr

      from Tn

      About Me Product Junkie

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

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

        Comments about Sebastian Potion 9:

        Everything is great about potion 9! I've used it for years on my unruly frizz-prone thick, coarse hair! Makes it frizz-free, shiny and beautified!

        • Hair Type:
        • Wavy Hair
         
        5.0

        Great for curls. Doesn't make them crunchy

        By Allison

        from Scranton,Pa

        About Me Minimalist

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Lightweight

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Curly Hair

          Comments about Sebastian Potion 9:

          Great! I use it as part of my hair cocktail

          • Hair Type:
          • Very Curly Hair
           
          5.0

          Great Product

          By Joebinsa

          from San Antonio TX

          About Me Product Junkie

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

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

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use

            Comments about Sebastian Potion 9:

            Wonderful leave in conditioner.

            • Hair Type:
            • Very Curly Hair
             
            5.0

            AMAZING

            By Krissy

            from Land O Lakes, Fl

            About Me Beauty Conscious

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • All hair types

              Comments about Sebastian Potion 9:

              LOVE this product. There are good products out there, but it's nice when you finally find THE ONE. My hair is wavy and tends to frizz, and this is AMAZING. I get pretty waves and my hair is frizz free. This product truly made my hair look and feel like it did when I was young, before heat products and dying my hair.

              • Hair Type:
              • Wavy Hair
               
              5.0

              My favorite Sebastian product!

              By Curly Kim

              from Evansville, IN

              About Me Beauty Conscious

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Curly Hair

                Comments about Sebastian Potion 9:

                I have bought several bottles of Sebastian Potion 9.

                I have a son with long locks and he uses this product also.

                Both of us love it!

                • Hair Type:
                • Very Curly Hair
                 
                4.0

                Great tried and true product to have on hand!

                By Lisa

                from Midlothian VA

                About Me Minimalist

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Controls Frizz
                • Lightweight
                • Smells Great

                Cons

                • Liked using it better when it was in the tube

                Best Uses

                • Curly Hair

                Comments about Sebastian Potion 9:

                I like to add after slightly drying to help control frizz

                • Hair Type:
                • Very Curly Hair
                 
                5.0

                Fantastic product

                By Tab

                from Bel Air, Md

                About Me Product Junkie

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

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

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Daily Use
                  • Straight Hair
                  • Thinner Hair
                  • Travel

                  Comments about Sebastian Potion 9:

                  Have used it for 20+ years and it gives my thin hair body and volume as well as holds my style for hours with minimal hair spray use.

                  • Hair Type:
                  • Straight Hair
                   
                  5.0

                  Love it

                  By Lynne

                  from Indiana

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Daily Use

                      Comments about Sebastian Potion 9:

                      On wet hair. Just a little goes a long way

                      • Hair Type:
                      • Straight Hair

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                      16 Questions | 16 Answers
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                      • Q:

                        Is this a heat protectant at all?
                        Asked on 1/5/2017 by Vic from Chicago Illinois

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          Yes, this product does protect hair from heat.

                          Answered on 1/10/2017 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                      • Q:

                        I have straight blonde color treated hair with regular Keratin treatment applied. Although the keratin helps with smoothing I still need to add conditioner and heat protection for flat ironing. Does this work well with Keratin treatments? Looking for a possible all in one product as a leave in conditioner and heat protection ( wash my hair every other day ..what I use now does not make my hair look fresh the second day).
                        Asked on 5/4/2016 by BJ from Shoreline in CT

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          This product is sulfate-free and sodium chloride-free; however, it's always a good idea to chat with your stylist regarding proper at-home products for your keratin-treated hair. We recommend reviewing the ingredients list provided in the product description with her.

                          Answered on 5/13/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                      • Q:

                        My hair is fine and frizzy damaged from heat straightener.will this product work for me?
                        Asked on 2/23/2016 by patty

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          Yes, it helps to smooth out the hair of any frizz, but also provides light hold and moisture. It is great for blow drying, but also for helping to define the natural wave in the hair while minimizing frizz.

                          Answered on 2/29/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                      • Q:

                        Do I need to blow dry my hair to make this product work? Or will it smooth out my hair if I put it on my damp hair and let it air dry?
                        Asked on 1/17/2016 by Jennifer from Phoenix, AZ

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          Apply Potion 9 cream to damp/towel-dried hair or dry hair. Blow or air dry for silky, touchable looks. Or use hot tools for refined curls. On dry hair, reapply to add texture and control. Apply anytime for an instant style boost.

                          Answered on 1/19/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                      • Q:

                        Can this product as act as a heat protectant?
                        Asked on 11/1/2015 by cuckoo

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          Yes, this product does protect from heat.

                          Answered on 11/20/2015 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                      • Q:

                        I have a lot of thin VERY curly hair, I use drench and I am considering purchasing potion 9 and the whipped creme for styling. I have relatively dry frizzy hair but I like it to look natural and without any stiffness or crunch. Would the 2 products be a good match for my hair?
                        Asked on 9/4/2015 by shay

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          Yes, this would be the perfect combination of products for dry, frizzy hair!

                          Answered on 10/2/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
                      • Q:

                        I have a lot of thin VERY curly hair, I use drench and I am considering purchasing potion 9 and the whipped creme for styling. I have relatively dry frizzy hair but I like it to look natural and without any stiffness or crunch. Would the 2 products be a good match for my hair?
                        Asked on 9/3/2015 by shay

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          Sebastian Potion 9 features flexible hold and is suitable for use on all hair types and textures. It helps to add smoothness and manageability to curly hair, and if used when blow drying, helps to achieve a straight, sleek look. Sebastian Whipped Creme (Item #: 2162731) is specially designed for use on curly and wavy hair textures to add definition to curls and waves and to reduce frizziness. Both are great styling options for your hair type and concerns, and neither leaves hair stiff or crunchy!

                          Answered on 9/8/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
                      • Q:

                        Is this product good for African Americans with thick naturally curly hair?
                        Asked on 6/21/2015 by Shak

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          Yes, this product features flexible hold, ideal for thick and curly hair, and it is suitable for use on all hair types and textures.

                          Answered on 6/24/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
                      • Q:

                        I am a male with very coarse, wavy hair. I am looking for something that will help me tame my hair back, and create a loose pompadour style, but will still let it move. Will this product help? .
                        Asked on 4/19/2015 by Liam

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          Sebastian Potion 9 helps add smoothness and manageability to coarse, textured hair, so it's a great option for your concerns!

                          Answered on 4/21/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                      • Q:

                        I have staight hair and like to occasionally add light curl around the face. Within 15 minutes my curl has flopped. Will this product work to extend the life of the curl?
                        Asked on 3/31/2015 by Georgia Girl from Myrtle Beach, SC

                        1 answer

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