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Redken Forceful 23

Redken

Forceful 23

Item #: 2272805 Size: 9.8 oz

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Strong hold finishing spray with ultimate strength, lasting lift, shape memory and frizz-free shine. Anti humidity finishing spray, with a fresh scent!

Benefits:
  • Maximum control finishing spray
  • Provides ultimate strength, lasting lift, shape memory, and frizz-free shine
  • 24-hour humidity resistance and 8-hour control
  • Vitamins C and E for strong, touchable, high-shine styles without flaking or residue
  • Spray-Strong Complex
Use as a strong finishing spray. Spray 10-12 inches from hair. Use with your customized styling regiment.
Alcohol Denat., Hydrofluorocarbon 152a, VA/Crotonates/Vinyl Neodecanoate Copolymer, Octylacrylamide/ Acrylates/Butylaminoethyl Methacrylate Copolymer, Aminomethyl Propanol, Hexyl Cinnamal, Benzyl Alcohol, Linalool, Benzyl Salicylate, Hydroxycitronellal, Amyl Cinnamal, Tocopheryl Acetate, Ascorbyl Palmitate, Limonene, Citronellol, Cinnamyl Alcohol, Geraniol, Alpha- Isomethyl Ionone, Eugenol, Parfum / Fragrance.

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RedkenForceful 23
 
4.0

(based on 124 reviews)

77%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Effective (76)
  • Easy to use (68)
  • Lightweight (64)
  • Smells great (44)
  • Good value (31)

Cons

  • Not effective (15)
  • Poor texture (3)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (79)
  • Women (45)
  • On-the-go (17)
  • Men (6)
  • Weekly use (4)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (3)
    • Hair Type:
    • Straight hair (5)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (72), Budget shopper (27), Survivalist / minimalist (3)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 30 minutes (64), 10 minutes (29), 1+ hour (11)

Reviewed by 124 customers

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5.0

I would buy this product again

By Terri

from East Peoria , il

About Me Minimalist

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • Strong Hold

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Daily Use
    • Straight Hair
    • Thicker Hair

    Comments about Redken Forceful 23:

    We have a convertible car. My hair stays in place with out it being stiff. Love it

    • Hair Type:
    • Straight Hair
     
    5.0

    I would totally by this again!

    By Bobbie

    from Monroe. la

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Lightweight
    • Strong Hold

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Thinner Hair

      Comments about Redken Forceful 23:

      I love love this! Will not use anything else!

      • Hair Type:
      • Straight Hair
       
      1.0

      I will not buy this again.

      By none

      from Gilbert, AZ

      About Me Minimalist

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

        Cons

        • Doesn't Work

        Best Uses

          Comments about Redken Forceful 23:

          Have to use it a lot to get the results I want.

          • Hair Type:
          • Straight Hair
           
          5.0

          Great Hairspray !!

          By Kat

          from Spring Lake, NJ

          About Me Beauty Conscious

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Non-Greasy
          • Smells Great
          • Strong Hold

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Thicker Hair

            Comments about Redken Forceful 23:

            Love it !! Smells Great and Strong Hold !!

            • Hair Type:
            • Straight Hair
             
            2.0

            Does not work for me

            By Puff

            from Atlanta,Ga

            About Me Beauty Conscious

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Lightweight

            Cons

            • Doesn't Work

            Best Uses

              Comments about Redken Forceful 23:

              Looks great after using, but does not hold style like the Redken 28. I will be going back to it.

              • Hair Type:
              • Wavy Hair
               
              2.0

              unfortunate change

              By JFM

              from Pasadena

              About Me Minimalist

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

              • Strong Odor

              Best Uses

              • Thinner Hair

              Comments about Redken Forceful 23:

              They changed the scent from almost unscented to awful. I won't buy it again after using it for years

              • Hair Type:
              • Straight Hair
               
              1.0

              The new fragrance of this Hairspray is awful

              By Christine

              from Manchester NH

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Still plenty of hold

              Cons

              • The horrendous scent!!

              Best Uses

              • Great hold

              Comments about Redken Forceful 23:

              I typically love Redken products except for the last two times I've bought hair spray the new and improved scents are very difficult to tolerate. I have a wonderful perfume that I love but all I can smell is Hairspray. I originally bought this hairspray about two months ago. When I ran out I assumed I could just buy the same hairspray to get the same product. Unfortunately they change the scent of it in the meantime and now I have to return another canister. I would highly recommend spraying and smelling it before you buy it.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No
               
              5.0

              I have been using it for years.

              By Tina

              from Greenville, N.C.

              Verified Buyer

              Comments about Redken Forceful 23:

              It is great.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No
               
              5.0

              Holy Cow!

              By hunnner

              from Seattle, WA

              Comments about Redken Forceful 23:

              This hairspray is amazing! I have extremely fine blonde hair, so hardly any hairspray keeps my hair from moving. I remember once a stylist had to use almost a full can of hairspray and my hair still lost its curls. I've been using this for work as I have to keep my hair up since I am working with food. My hair does not budge! I've never found a hairspray that works this well, it is worth every penny! The scent isn't my favorite, but it is something that I can live with. Oh and a little tip, try not to get it on a pair of glasses or a phone screen because it isn't going anywhere.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No
               
              1.0

              I'm looking for a different hairspray...

              By Rhonda

              from Dallas

              Verified Buyer

              Comments about Redken Forceful 23:

              Ive used this hairspray for 25 years because it was great. But now the new formula is too perfumie (I can smell it, especially when it's warm) & the new sprayer clogs. I preferred the no-cap twist sprayer much better.

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              4 Questions | 4 Answers
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              • Q:

                Salon says this spray is water soluble and therefore will not build up on scalp and hair and rinses out easily.
                True??
                Asked on 6/1/2016 by Judy from Michigan

                1 answer

                • Brand Expert

                  A:

                  Yes, your stylist is correct. Redken Forceful 23 is water soluble and rinses clean away without leaving a residue.

                  Answered on 6/2/2016 by Brand Expert from Redken
              • Q:

                What's the difference between the Forceful 23 and the Control Addict 28?
                Asked on 5/15/2016 by Tavia from Oklahoma City

                1 answer

                • Brand Expert

                  A:

                  That is a great question! The biggest difference is that Control Addict 28 has a stronger hold than Forceful 23.
                  Each Redken styling product has a number that represents the amount of control it provides. The higher the number, the greater the control.
                  There are three levels of control:
                  · MILD CONTROL 01-05
                  · MEDIUM CONTROL 06-15
                  · MAXIMUM CONTROL 16-32

                  Answered on 5/16/2016 by Brand Expert from Redken
              • Q:

                Does this product hold curls well?
                Asked on 11/25/2015 by Kat from Front Royal, VA

                1 answer

                • Staff Expert

                  A:

                  Yes, it provides flexible maximum control!

                  Answered on 11/27/2015 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
              • Q:

                Do you sell this product in a travel size. I bought it before but am having trouble finding the "23" in this size.
                Asked on 11/18/2015 by Jan

                1 answer

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