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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 174 reviews)

96%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (102)
  • Smells great (78)
  • Lightweight (59)
  • Controls frizz (50)
  • Non-greasy (47)

Cons

  • Doesn't work (4)
  • Pricey (3)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (46)
  • Frizziness/flyaways (36)
  • Curly hair (33)
  • Dry/damaged hair (27)
  • Color-treated hair (21)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (15)
    • Hair Type:
    • Wavy hair (57), Very curly hair (37), Straight hair (29)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (46), Survivalist / minimalist (42), Product junkie (29), Professional stylist (3)

Reviewed by 174 customers

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5.0

Love this product! Been buying for 15 years now.

By Free spirit stephie

from NC

About Me Beauty Conscious

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Curly Hair
    • Daily Use
    • Thicker Hair

    Comments about Sebastian Potion 9:

    I was my hair everyday and I place about a nickel size on the palm of my hand and distribute evenly throughout and blow dry or air dry

    • Hair Type:
    • Wavy Hair
     
    5.0

    Excellent product

    By Da

    from Phoenix, AZ

    About Me Minimalist

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Lightweight
    • Non-Greasy

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Straight Hair
      • Thinner Hair

      Comments about Sebastian Potion 9:

      Great conditioner

      • Hair Type:
      • Straight Hair
       
      5.0

      Great for styling hair - best I have used so far :-)

      By Gann

      from Indiana

      About Me Minimalist

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Lightweight
      • Smells Great
      • Strong Hold

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use

        Comments about Sebastian Potion 9:

        Use daily for styling

        • Hair Type:
        • Straight Hair
         
        5.0

        OBSESSED

        By mamar

        from New York, New York

        About Me Professional Stylist

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Non-Greasy
        • Smells Great

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use

          Comments about Sebastian Potion 9:

          OMG. after completely over processing and frying my hair, let me tell you that this product worked wonders for styling!!! it brought back my hairs natural flow and bounce. smells so good and is so lightweight, can use it so many diff ways. i used it after the penetraitt shampoo &conditioner, my hair felt like SILK. Without this stuff, I would never have been able to wear my hair down in that horrible awkward growing back stage!!! amazing amazing thank you for saving my hair

          • Hair Type:
          • Wavy Hair
           
          5.0

          This product is great!

          By Rhoken

          from Mobile, AL.

          About Me Minimalist

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

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

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Curly Hair
            • Daily Use
            • Thicker Hair

            Comments about Sebastian Potion 9:

            I love that you can put this in your hair after showering, go to bed and wake up with pretty, beach looking hair without doing a thing! It also accentuated my curls when I let it air dry during the day. It is fabulous!

            • Hair Type:
            • Wavy Hair
             
            5.0

            I have been using potion 9 for 25 years.

            By GINA

            from TRENTON, MICHIGAN

            About Me Product Junkie

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Controls Frizz
            • Strong Hold

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use

              Comments about Sebastian Potion 9:

              I LOVE ULTA IN WOODHAVEN STAFF IS GREAT I AM IN THERE ONCE A WEEK
              I LOVE YOUR MONTHLY DAILY SPECIALS ALSO.

              • Hair Type:
              • Straight Hair
               
              5.0

              Magic In A Bottle

              By CrystaNico

              from Cabot, AR

              About Me Product Junkie

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Curly Hair
                • Daily Use
                • Lightweight Control
                • Straight Hair
                • Thicker Hair
                • Thinner Hair
                • Travel
                • Volumizer

                Comments about Sebastian Potion 9:

                I'd never tried this particular Sebastian product, but am obsessed with the brand. No. 9 didn't disappoint! I absolutely love the smell, the gel goes a long way and delivers the perfect lightweight finishing touch to my hair care routine. Highly recommended!

                • Hair Type:
                • Wavy Hair

                (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                4.0

                I buy this by a recommendation

                By Jo

                from Reading, pa

                About Me Professional Stylist

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

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

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Curly Hair
                  • Daily Use
                  • Thinner Hair

                  Comments about Sebastian Potion 9:

                  I use later of wash my hair

                  • Hair Type:
                  • Wavy Hair
                   
                  5.0

                  Must have

                  By SadieNB

                  from Newport Beach

                  About Me Beauty Conscious

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

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

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Daily Use

                    Comments about Sebastian Potion 9:

                    I first tried this product in the sample size and loved it so I purchased the full size. It helps soften my hair and make it easier to brush through wet hair. Helps with frizz too.

                    • Hair Type:
                    • Wavy Hair

                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    BEST HAIR PRODUCT

                    By Dj

                    from Minnesota

                    About Me Minimalist

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

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

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Daily Use
                      • Thicker Hair

                      Comments about Sebastian Potion 9:

                      Used Potion 9 for years. BEST.HAIR. PRODUCT.EVER

                      • Hair Type:
                      • Wavy Hair

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                      17 Questions | 17 Answers
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                      • Q:

                        I love this product, and i know it contains amodimethicone. I have coarse frizzy wavy hair. What shampoo product to you recommend to wash out Sebastian 9.
                        Asked on 5/9/2017 by Elle from New york

                        1 answer

                      • 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
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