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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 165 reviews)

95%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (95)
  • Smells great (71)
  • Lightweight (52)
  • Controls frizz (44)
  • Effective (40)

Cons

  • Doesn't work (4)
  • Pricey (3)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (38)
  • Frizziness/flyaways (36)
  • Curly hair (29)
  • Dry/damaged hair (27)
  • Color-treated hair (21)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (15)
    • Hair Type:
    • Wavy hair (51), Very curly hair (37), Straight hair (26)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (44), Survivalist / minimalist (39), Product junkie (27)

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(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

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Love it

    By Rockstarcharmer

    from Wichita,KS

    About Me Product Junkie

    Pros

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

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Curly Hair
      • Daily Use
      • Straight Hair
      • Thicker Hair
      • Thinner Hair
      • Travel

      Comments about Sebastian Potion 9:

      I love this stuff. I use a little less than a full pump on freshly washed hair then let it air dry. It adds a nice texture to my not curly but not straight hair and I literally have to do nothing else. It has a nice "hair product" smell at first but it goes away when my hair dries. If I decide to curl or straighten my hair the next day it gives it a nice hold. Also, once it dries, it feels like there is nothing in your hair at all.

      • Hair Type:
      • Wavy Hair
       
      5.0

      Potion .....number one product in my hair arsenal.

      By Angie

      from Princeton WV

      About Me Beauty Conscious

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

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

        Comments about Sebastian Potion 9:

        I use Potion 9 every other time I wash my hair.
        I frequently highlight my hair. Potion 9 helps protect and keep my hair healthy .

        • Hair Type:
        • Straight Hair
         
        5.0

        I love this product!!

        By KarenB

        from Flint, MI

        About Me Product Junkie

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Controls Frizz
        • Easy To Use
        • Smells Great

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Curly Hair
          • Straight Hair
          • Thicker Hair

          Comments about Sebastian Potion 9:

          I have been using this product for years.

          • Hair Type:
          • Very Curly Hair
           
          5.0

          Absolutely love this product!

          By BritAnn

          from Tucson, AZ

          About Me Product Junkie

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

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

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Curly Hair

            Comments about Sebastian Potion 9:

            I have very curly, frizzy hair! This is one of the only products I have found that controls my frizz!

            • Hair Type:
            • Very Curly Hair
             
            5.0

            Love it

            By Cruisejunkie

            from Louisiana

            About Me Product Junkie

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use
              • Straight Hair
              • Thicker Hair
              • Travel

              Comments about Sebastian Potion 9:

              I've been using for about a month now my hairstylist asked what was I using my hair was soft & healthy! Love the way it doesn't weigh my thick hair down

              • Hair Type:
              • Straight Hair
               
              5.0

              I really like this product

              By KelKel

              from Paducah, KY

              About Me Product Junkie

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use

                Comments about Sebastian Potion 9:

                I really like this product it helps my hair be able to hold styling if I don't use it curl especially will fall immediately.

                • Hair Type:
                • Wavy Hair
                 
                5.0

                Love it !!!!

                By Lisa

                from Boca Raton, Florida

                About Me Beauty Conscious

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Controls Frizz
                • Easy To Use
                • I use this every day before blow drying
                • Lightweight
                • Non-Greasy
                • Smells Great

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Daily Use
                  • Straight Hair
                  • Thicker Hair

                  Comments about Sebastian Potion 9:

                  I love this product!

                  • Hair Type:
                  • Wavy Hair
                   
                  5.0

                  Liquid Gold

                  By pinehillgirl

                  from Arcadia, LA

                  About Me Beauty Conscious

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Controls Frizz
                  • Easy To Use
                  • Lightweight

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Daily Use

                    Comments about Sebastian Potion 9:

                    I call this stuff "liquid gold." I work it into my hair while it is damp, then style it till I like what I see. It does not make my hair stiff, but leaves it soft to the touch. It still holds, though. I am very impressed!

                    • Hair Type:
                    • Wavy Hair
                     
                    5.0

                    Best Product

                    By bb

                    from san antonio, texas

                    About Me Beauty Conscious

                    Verified Reviewer

                    Pros

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

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Daily Use

                      Comments about Sebastian Potion 9:

                      Potion 9 has been around for years, I recently started using it again as I forgot how great it is. Best light weight conditioning serum, tames all the split ends without weighing down hair. Wonderful!

                      • Hair Type:
                      • Straight 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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