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AlternaBamboo Smooth Anti-Breakage Thermal Protectant Spray

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Bamboo Smooth Anti-Breakage Thermal Protectant Spray

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With an exceptionally high level of thermal protection of up to 428 degrees, hair is not only repaired and replenished but also thoroughly protected inside and out. Features strengthening organic bamboo extract and smoothing kendi oil for hair that is stronger, sleeker and noticeably healthier without frizz.

What it is formulated to do:
  • Protects from heat up to 428 degrees
  • Repairs and helps protect against damage caused by high temperature heat styling tools and harsh chemicals
  • Softens hair and locks in moisture to eliminate dryness and brittleness
  • Forms a protective barrier around the hair's outer layer to help prevent breakage, splitting and snapping
  • Helps detangle hair, preventing breakage by making combing easier
  • For all hair types. Safe for hair which is treated with color, keratin smoothing treatment, or perm.
  • Formulated without sulfates, sodium chloride, parabens, gluten, DEA/TEA, phthalates, triclosan, synthetic dye

Key ingredients:
  • Organic bamboo extract: Immediately boosts hair's intrinsic strength, flexibility and sustainability for stronger, healthier, better-performing hair
  • Organic kendi oil: Works to repair and maintain the hair's lipid layer. Protects hair from future damage by infusing it with multiple essential fatty acids (omegas 3,6,9) and anti-oxidant powerhouse tocopherol
  • Kendi Intense Protect Complex: Prevents breakage and provides protection from heat damage up to 428 degrees, which is significantly higher than other products on the market (most protect up to 356 degrees)

(4.2 oz.)
Apply to clean towel dried hair. Comb through and style as desired. Can be followed with other styling products prior to styling.
Water (Aqua), Cetearyl Alcohol, Propanediol, Behentrimonium Chloride, Dimethicone, Glycerin, Phenoxyethanol, Fragrance (Parfum), Hydroxyethylcellulose, Panthenol, Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride, Polysilicone-15, Butylphenyl Methylpropional, Phospholipids, Disodium EDTA, Tocopheryl Acetate, Linalool, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, Citronellol, Citric Acid, Limonene, Methylisothiazolinone, Sodium Methoxy PEG-16 Maleate/Styrene Sulfonate Copolymer, Aleurites Moluccana Seed Oil, Bambusa Vulgaris Water, Bambusa Arundinacea Stem Extract, Wasabia Japonica Root Extract, Saccharomyces/Magnesium Ferment, Polyquaternium-10, Silanetriol Melaninate, Superoxide Dismutase, Bromelain, Papain, Saccharomyces/Iron Ferment, Saccharomyces/Copper Ferment, Saccharomyces/Silicon Ferment, Saccharomyces/Zinc Ferment.

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AlternaBamboo Smooth Anti-Breakage Thermal Protectant Spray
 
4.4

(based on 74 reviews)

90%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (52)
  • Lightweight (52)
  • Non-greasy (50)
  • Smells great (46)
  • Controls frizz (43)

Cons

  • Greasy (3)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (38)
  • Straight hair (23)
  • Thick hair (23)
  • Curly hair (21)
  • Fine hair (17)
    • Hair Type:
    • Wavy hair (35), Straight hair (22), Very curly hair (14)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (31), Product junkie (24), Survivalist / minimalist (15)

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5.0

Great

By Mary T.

from Virginia

About Me Beauty Conscious

Verified Buyer

Comments about Alterna Bamboo Smooth Anti-Breakage Thermal Protectant Spray:

I use after blotting washed hair. Blow dry from roots. Then I use a straightening product and flat iron.

  • Hair Type:
  • Straight Hair
 
5.0

Best thermal protectant ever!!!!!!!!

By Loving scents

from Fort lauderdale, Fl

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

    Comments about Alterna Bamboo Smooth Anti-Breakage Thermal Protectant Spray:

    If your hair is frizzy, coarse, heavy to dry and needs shine this is the perfect product. I spray it directly on my hand a few pumps and soread all over hair concentrating on my ends. Makes brushing wet hair alot easier on my very thivk coarse hair. Haor glides as I am blow drying and make it shine so beautifully. This is my second buy and love it. A few pumps go a long way.

    • Hair Type:
    • Very Curly Hair

    (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    4.0

    Soft hair

    By Jen

    from Athens, OH

    About Me Product Junkie

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Makes hair manageable

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Alterna Bamboo Smooth Anti-Breakage Thermal Protectant Spray:

        Love it!!!

        • Hair Type:
        • Very Curly Hair
         
        5.0

        My new fav

        By JT

        from Arkansas

        About Me Product Junkie

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Controls Frizz

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use
          • Thicker Hair

          Comments about Alterna Bamboo Smooth Anti-Breakage Thermal Protectant Spray:

          I think it's better than It's a 10. Me ,my sister a s my boyfriend use it daily. Great for a lot of hair types.

          • Hair Type:
          • Wavy Hair
           
          5.0

          I will continue to purchase this product

          By Shannon

          from Mantua, Ohio

          About Me Beauty Conscious

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Lightweight
          • Non-Greasy
          • Smells Great

          Cons

            Best Uses

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

            Comments about Alterna Bamboo Smooth Anti-Breakage Thermal Protectant Spray:

            When applied to wet hair prior to using hot tools you now your hair is heat protected.

            • Hair Type:
            • Wavy Hair

            (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Love it

            By Nikki Jones

            from Michigan

            About Me Minimalist

            Comments about Alterna Bamboo Smooth Anti-Breakage Thermal Protectant Spray:

            I love this product. I have celiac disease and am so excited that there is an actual quality product that is gluten free. Hardly any split ends or breakage since using tho product.

            • Hair Type:
            • Straight Hair
             
            5.0

            I will buy this product again

            By Cindy Lou

            from Boise

            About Me Minimalist

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Use

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use

              Comments about Alterna Bamboo Smooth Anti-Breakage Thermal Protectant Spray:

              It really helps prevent breakage and damage from straightening my hair.

              • Hair Type:
              • Straight Hair

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Wow, what a great buy!

              By Tina

              from Colorado

              About Me Product Junkie

              Verified Reviewer

              Pros

              • Controls Frizz
              • Lightweight

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Straight Hair

                Comments about Alterna Bamboo Smooth Anti-Breakage Thermal Protectant Spray:

                This product is incredible!!! I have very curly hair, but the texture is baby fine and thin so when I straighten my hair I have to be so careful or I can really damage it. This spray is just what I needed. I spray about 3-4 pumps into my hands then work it through my hair, then blow dry and flat iron. I have noticed I have much less fallout and breakage when I use this, and my hair is a lot easier to style. I also like all the nasty ingredients that are left out of this product, I will continue to buy this!

                • Hair Type:
                • Very Curly Hair
                 
                5.0

                Best Heat Protectant and All-Natural!

                By Kelly

                from Atlanta, GA

                About Me Product Junkie

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

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

                Cons

                  Best Uses

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

                  Comments about Alterna Bamboo Smooth Anti-Breakage Thermal Protectant Spray:

                  I have used the Bamboo Anti-breakage Thermal Protectant Spray for about four months now (one bottle lasts for me about 4 months) and I truly think my hair is more healthy than before I used it. I spray a few spritzes when wet and comb through then let my hair air dry, then I flat iron every morning. It's light, never greasy. Even my hair dresser noted that my hair seemed healthier! I bought it because I'm into natural and paraben-free products, and I cannot recommend it enough. Just bought my second bottle. Oh and it smells amazing!

                  • Hair Type:
                  • Wavy Hair

                  (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  1.0

                  Leaves hair untouchable

                  By escripter

                  from st. paul, mn

                  About Me Minimalist

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Use

                  Cons

                  • Doesn't Work
                  • Greasy
                  • Heavy

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Alterna Bamboo Smooth Anti-Breakage Thermal Protectant Spray:

                    I really needed some product to keep my fine hair from looking dried out after heat styling. I was so excited to try this as it came highly recommended specifically for fine hair. It did nothing to improve the look of my hair after heat styling. My hair looked dull and felt awful- very greasy.

                    • Hair Type:
                    • Wavy Hair

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                    • Q:

                      can this be used if i have the brazilian blowout?
                      Asked on 12/24/2015 by stephanie f from mission,TX

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Alterna Bamboo Smooth Anti-Breakage Thermal Protectant Spray is paraben, sulfate and gluten free however it is always best to double check with your stylist if you have any concerns.

                        Answered on 1/4/2016 by Brand Expert from Alterna
                    • Q:

                      Will this work well when styling with a curling wand or curling iron? I don't want it to way my hair down so much that it wont hold curl.
                      Asked on 10/29/2015 by Bl29

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        No, Bamboo Smooth Anti-Breakage Thermal Protectant Spray is meant for those with hair that is prone to breakage, those with curly hair who style their hair straight, anyone who styles with heat tools and who chemically treats or relaxes their hair.

                        Answered on 11/5/2015 by Brand Expert from Alterna
                    • Q:

                      Is it paraben free?
                      Asked on 10/9/2015 by Ildi from Adelaide Australia

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Yes, all Alterna products are paraben free.

                        Answered on 10/12/2015 by Brand Expert from Alterna
                    • Q:

                      Does this make the hair stiff or crunchy? Does it protect against humidity?
                      Asked on 9/4/2015 by lbeauty junkie from sacramento, ca

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        No, this will not leave the hair stiff or crunchy. It has Organic Kendi Oil which helps to protect against humidity.

                        Answered on 9/14/2015 by Brand Expert from Alterna
                    • Q:

                      Is this product sulfate free?
                      Asked on 7/15/2015 by christib

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Yes, this product is sulfate free.

                        Answered on 7/16/2015 by Brand Expert from Alterna
                    • Q:

                      In what order should I apply this product before blow drying? I apply a leave-in conditioner first, then mousse, and lastly a root lift spray. Does this product go on before leave-in conditioner or last, after everything else?
                      Asked on 5/22/2015 by Bella from Phoenix, AZ

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Use this product after your leave in conditioner but before your styling products.

                        Answered on 5/22/2015 by Brand Expert from Alterna
                    • Q:

                      Is it this product good for a coarse curly hair, I just read positive things but with fine, frizz hair.
                      Asked on 5/22/2015 by good shopper from carlsbad CA

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        This products works for all hair types.

                        Answered on 5/22/2015 by Brand Expert from Alterna
                    • Q:

                      If most heat protectants make the top part of the hair oil, then what kind of heat protectant should you be using for the roots?
                      Asked on 5/16/2015 by BeautyAddict from Queens, NY

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        You can use this product from roots to tips.

                        Answered on 5/18/2015 by Brand Expert from Alterna
                    • Q:

                      Does this product have the benefits of a leave in conditioner? Or is the Alterna Caviar Anti-Aging Replenishing Moisture Milk better for moisture properties? Also, this may be a stupid question, but does the entire "CAVIAR" line contain actual caviar?
                      Asked on 5/13/2015 by BeautyAddict from Queens, NY

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        This product softens hair and locks in moisture to eliminate dryness and brittleness while fortifying hair to naturally increase strength and elasticity. For additional moisture, we recommend adding the CAVIAR Anti-Aging Replenishing Moisture Milk. The CAVIAR line contains caviar extract, which is sourced according to the CITES convention concerning animal and vegetable species protection—to avoid uncontrolled fishing of sturgeons, the eggs used come from a Siberian sturgeon (Acipenser Baerii) breeding farm in France.

                        Answered on 5/15/2015 by Brand Expert from Alterna
                    • Q:

                      I now use Bamboo weightless whipped mousse. Do I still use this along with this product?
                      Asked on 4/10/2015 by Marlene from Appleton Wi

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        It is recommended that you use this product any time you apply heat to your hair.

                        Answered on 4/29/2015 by Brand Expert from Alterna
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