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Phytodefrisant Botanical Straightening Balm

Item #: 2207669

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Achieve the perfect blow-out with this award winning, non-chemical straightening balm. The exclusive plant-based formula hydates, softens and protects unruly hair prepping it for a smooth and sleek look. Heat activated.

Active Ingredients:

  • Plant mucilage moisturizes.
  • Ferula, horseradish and sage smooth and straighten the hair fiber.
  • Chamomile softens.

(3.3 oz.)

After PhytoPhytobrush shampoo, apply to damp hair. Comb through to distribute evenly. Do not rinse. Continue with heat-styling. Follow with PhytoPhytolisse serum for the sleekest sheen you've ever experienced.
Althaea Officinalis Root Extract (Mucilage Végétal), Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Flower Extract(Matricaire), Salvia Officinalis (Sage) Leaf Extract (Sauge), Allium Sativum (Garlic) Bulb Extract, Cochlearia Armoracia (Horseradish) Root Extract (Raifort), Ferula Assa Foetida Root Extract (Férula), Propylene Glycol, Caprylyl Glycol, Methylisothiazolinone.

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Phytodefrisant Botanical Straightening Balm
 
4.5

(based on 137 reviews)

90%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Defrizzes (105)
  • Smooths (102)
  • Softens hair (79)
  • Adds shine (72)
  • Nourishing (45)

Cons

  • Pricey / poor value (5)
  • Sticky (4)

Best Uses

  • Wavy hair (70)
  • Course hair (58)
  • Very curly hair (51)
  • Fine hair (30)
  • Straight hair (16)
    • Hair Type:
    • Wavy hair (8), Very curly hair (5)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (58), Product junkie (43), Survivalist / minimalist (29)

Reviewed by 137 customers

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5.0

I can't live without this product

By HKeith

from Mt. Pleasant SC

About Me Minimalist

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Defrizzes
  • Smooths

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Wavy Hair

    Comments about Phytodefrisant Botanical Straightening Balm:

    I have been using this product in my hair for over 10 years! Ive lost count. It gives my hair much needed control for blow drying. I have a lot of wavy hair and it makes it much smoother.

     
    5.0

    The best product ever for crazy frizzy hair

    By Wendy

    from Destin Florida

    About Me Beauty Conscious

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • No sticky residue

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Course Hair

      Comments about Phytodefrisant Botanical Straightening Balm:

      After washing/conditioning hair apply a teaspoon of product in palms run through hair dry/style. Also apply on dry hair on high humidity days

       
      5.0

      Best product for fly away hairs

      By Teetee

      from Cherry Hill, Nj

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Adds Shine
      • Defrizzes
      • Smooths

      Cons

      • Weighs Hair Down

      Best Uses

      • Straight Hair

      Comments about Phytodefrisant Botanical Straightening Balm:

      I've been using this product for about 4 years. After stying I apply it to the fly aways at the crown of my head and then run through my hair!! Works great!!!

       
      5.0

      Love it!

      By T

      from Atlanta, Ga

      About Me Beauty Conscious

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Defrizzes
      • Smooths
      • Softens Hair

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Wavy Hair

        Comments about Phytodefrisant Botanical Straightening Balm:

        Love this product. Definitely recommend it.

         
        5.0

        Outstanding!

        By Bethy

        from CT

        About Me Beauty Conscious

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Clean
        • Shiny
        • Straightens

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Phytodefrisant Botanical Straightening Balm:

            I am so glad I took the plunge and bought this. I used to use Pravana Perfection Smoothing Balm but they don't make it anymore.

             
            5.0

            Love this hair product!

            By J

            from TX

            About Me Beauty Conscious

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Adds Shine
            • Defrizzes
            • Love For My Fine Hair
            • Smooths
            • Wonderful For Fine Hair

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Fine Hair
              • Straight Hair

              Comments about Phytodefrisant Botanical Straightening Balm:

              Shine, control, weightless! Perfect for my fine hair!

               
              5.0

              LOVE IT !!! Makes my curly hair manageble

              By GRAM

              from Denver, Colorado

              About Me Beauty Conscious

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Adds Shine
              • Defrizzes
              • Smells Great
              • Smooths
              • Softens Hair

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Very Curly Hair

                Comments about Phytodefrisant Botanical Straightening Balm:

                I use it after I wash my hair and then I blow dry my hair into style

                 
                5.0

                AWESOME

                By Cindy

                from Providence, RI

                About Me Minimalist

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Adds Shine
                • Defrizzes
                • Protects Against Heat
                • Smooths
                • Softens Hair

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Course Hair
                  • Very Curly Hair
                  • Wavy Hair

                  Comments about Phytodefrisant Botanical Straightening Balm:

                  I bought this as a sample pack a while ago, and immediately went back and purchased the large tube. I gave what was left in the small tube to my neice and she asked for the large tube for her birthday, which is what initiated this recent purchase. She loves it too!

                   
                  5.0

                  Awesome

                  By Andi

                  from Chicago, Il

                  About Me Product Junkie

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Adds Shine
                  • Defrizzes
                  • Protects Against Heat
                  • Smells Great
                  • Smooths
                  • Softens Hair

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Straight Hair
                    • Wavy Hair

                    Comments about Phytodefrisant Botanical Straightening Balm:

                    Awesome product
                    Apply on wet hair
                    Makes hair shiny, straighter and defrizzes

                     
                    5.0

                    love it!!!

                    By Nancy Ann

                    from New Ulm, MN

                    About Me Beauty Conscious

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Adds Shine
                    • Nourishing
                    • Smooths
                    • Softens Hair

                    Cons

                    • Hard To Get Right Amt
                    • Too Thin

                    Best Uses

                    • Fine Hair
                    • Straight Hair

                    Comments about Phytodefrisant Botanical Straightening Balm:

                    I love this product. It does not leave your hair oily like similar products I have tried. A little goes a long ways.

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                    13 Questions | 13 Answers
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                    • Q:

                      What is the difference between the new product (packaging?) and the old blue and white one? Does the new one have the same formula?
                      Asked on 4/13/2016 by cookie from red bank, new jersy

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        This is the exact same formula; Phytodefrisant is one of Phyto's iconic products that Mr. Ales created 5 decades ago. :-)

                        Answered on 4/28/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                    • Q:

                      Is this product good for oily hair?
                      Asked on 4/3/2016 by KG from Sacramento, CA

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        Yes, Phytodefrisant Botanical Straightening Balm is formulated for all hair types!

                        Answered on 4/22/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                    • Q:

                      I have fine curly very unruly hair looking for smoothing product that holds up if humid out will it hold the style without hairspray
                      Asked on 3/19/2016 by katweeny76 from new Port richey fl

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        Yes, it can be used on all hair types and textures to help achieve a smooth and sleek look with heat styling.

                        Answered on 4/1/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                    • Q:

                      Does this product work on kinky hair?
                      Asked on 2/26/2016 by K

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        Yes, it can be used on all hair types and textures to help achieve a smooth and sleek look with heat styling.

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

                      Is this sulfate free
                      Asked on 2/10/2016 by tink

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        Yes, it is! We provide the full ingredients within the product description for easy reference. :-)

                        Answered on 2/15/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                    • Q:

                      would this product help my hair thickness ?
                      Asked on 11/14/2015 by nabi from glendale ca

                      1 answer

                    • Q:

                      Will this product still straighten your hair if you air dry?
                      Asked on 7/31/2015 by Lily from Barstow, CA

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        Phytodefrisant Botanical Straightening Balm is heat activated, so letting hair air dry may not produce the desired result.

                        Answered on 8/4/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
                    • Q:

                      Is this product safe for colored and highlighted hair?
                      Asked on 12/5/2014 by Customer from Tampa, Florida

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        Yes, this product is free of harsh ingredients and is safe for use on color-treated and chemically-treated hair.

                        Answered on 12/8/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                    • Q:

                      How many oz's in this product I can't find it anywhere on the description.
                      Asked on 10/25/2014 by tinker

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        This product's size is 3.5 oz.

                        Answered on 10/28/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                    • Q:

                      Is the blow drying necessary???? Or we can leave it to dry naturally
                      Asked on 8/31/2014 by issam from beirut lebanon

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        Phytodefrisant is heat activated, so for best results, we recommend using as directed. Apply to damp hair. Comb through to distribute evenly. Do not rinse. Continue with heat-styling. Follow with PhytoPhytolisse serum for the sleekest sheen you've ever experienced.

                        Answered on 9/4/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
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