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Big Sexy Hair Powder Play Volumizing & Texturizing Powder

Item #: 2215478 Size: 0.53 oz

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Big Sexy Hair Powder Play Volumizing & Texturizing Powder is a product that instantly liquefies when applied allowing hair to absorb the product and provide full, voluminous hair that everyone wants. Ideal for instant volume on dry hair it is the fastest, easiest way to get big sexy hair in a few seconds! It is weightless, odorless and colorless on any hair color and is great for adding texture.
Sprinkle on dry hair at the root for lift and volume and/or apply throughout the hair for amazing fullness and texture!
Water/Aqua/Eau, Propylene Glycol, Silica Silylate, Euterpe Oleracea Pulp Oil, Oryza Sativa (Rice) Bran Oil, Passiflora Edulis Seed Oil, Sodium Benzoa.

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Big Sexy Hair Powder Play Volumizing & Texturizing Powder
 
4.4

(based on 513 reviews)

91%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (387)
  • Effective (326)
  • Lightweight (159)
  • Good value (122)
  • Smells great (59)

Cons

  • Doesn't work (14)
  • Poor texture (13)
  • Not effective (10)
  • Sticky (7)
  • Complicated to use (6)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (166)
  • Limpness/lifelessness (130)
  • Women (89)
  • On-the-go (73)
  • Normal hair (51)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (6)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Budget shopper (113), Beauty conscious (101), Brand buyer (95), Product junkie (59), Survivalist / minimalist (59)
    • Hair Type:
    • Straight hair (135), Wavy hair (80), Very curly hair (8)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 30 minutes (145), 10 minutes (57), 1+ hour (26)

Reviewed by 513 customers

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5.0

love it

By Barbi

from Gallitzin, Pa

About Me Beauty Conscious

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Controls Frizz
  • Easy To Use

Cons

    Best Uses

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

    Comments about Big Sexy Hair Powder Play Volumizing & Texturizing Powder:

    I have very fine hair and when I use this product, it helps puts and adds the volume I need and keeps its hold. I truly love this product and only con I would rate would give is that it's just a little pricey. Other than that, id recommend it to anyone.

    • Hair Type:
    • Straight Hair
     
    5.0

    I love this powder!

    By lovebug9701

    from Anniston, AL

    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
      • Travel

      Comments about Big Sexy Hair Powder Play Volumizing & Texturizing Powder:

      When my hair is straight, my hair gets a tad bit oily, so I use this powder and it gives me more volume and absorbs the oil. I sprinkle it on my roots and may even sprinkle on my hands to give my hair some texture!

      • Hair Type:
      • Wavy Hair
       
      4.0

      Great product to give volume!

      By Char

      from Antelope

      About Me Beauty Conscious

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Lightweight
      • Non-Greasy

      Cons

      • Dries-Out Hair

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use
      • Thinner Hair

      Comments about Big Sexy Hair Powder Play Volumizing & Texturizing Powder:

      I really like this product.

      • Hair Type:
      • Wavy Hair
       
      4.0

      Hey, this stuff works!

      By AlexJ5

      from Iowa

      About Me Beauty Conscious

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Lightweight
      • Non-Greasy

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Curly Hair
        • Thicker Hair
        • Travel

        Comments about Big Sexy Hair Powder Play Volumizing & Texturizing Powder:

        This product does what it says. I sprinkle a little bit in my crown, rub it in with my fingertips and/or flip my head upside down and it adds some volume. It doesn't add mega-volume but there is a visible difference. I don't use this for every day, mainly for going out at night but a little bit goes a long way.

        • Hair Type:
        • Very Curly Hair
         
        5.0

        Love it

        By MM

        from Lakeville

        About Me Beauty Conscious

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Thinner Hair

            Comments about Big Sexy Hair Powder Play Volumizing & Texturizing Powder:

            Love it on my fine jair

            • Hair Type:
            • Straight Hair
             
            5.0

            I will.buy again.

            By Effiemae

            from Westville FL 32464

            About Me Minimalist

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use
              • Thinner Hair
              • Travel

              Comments about Big Sexy Hair Powder Play Volumizing & Texturizing Powder:

              Holds very well.

              • Hair Type:
              • Straight Hair
               
              5.0

              love it! I will buy again!

              By alma

              from Mcallen Texas

              About Me Beauty Conscious

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Lightweight
              • Smells Great
              • Strong Hold

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Thinner Hair

                Comments about Big Sexy Hair Powder Play Volumizing & Texturizing Powder:

                I like this product, I will buy it again, my hair is thinning out, so I use it when blowing drying and it gives my hair that extra fullness

                • Hair Type:
                • Wavy Hair
                 
                5.0

                Works great

                By Jm

                from Sacramento

                About Me Minimalist

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Use
                • Lightweight

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Big Sexy Hair Powder Play Volumizing & Texturizing Powder:

                    I have tried many products and always go back to this

                    • Hair Type:
                    • Straight Hair
                     
                    5.0

                    I use this product ALL the time & reccommend to EVERYONE!!!

                    By d

                    from Gilbert, AZ

                    About Me Beauty Conscious

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

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

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

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

                      Comments about Big Sexy Hair Powder Play Volumizing & Texturizing Powder:

                      I use this product daily and love it. I have curly, thick hair & straighten it (but use it either way curly or straight). It adds a great lift to my hair. I told a co-worker about it because she was complaining that her hair goes "flat" and now she is a believer....

                      • Hair Type:
                      • Wavy Hair
                       
                      4.0

                      Love how it holds a style; then can restyle at finger touch

                      By pk

                      from South Texas

                      About Me Beauty Conscious

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Easy To Use
                      • Strong Hold

                      Cons

                      • Can feel it in the hair but worth it.

                      Best Uses

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

                      Comments about Big Sexy Hair Powder Play Volumizing & Texturizing Powder:

                      See above.

                      • Hair Type:
                      • Wavy Hair

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                      17 Questions | 18 Answers
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                      • Q:

                        Is this paraben free?
                        Asked on 7/31/2016 by Anonymous from Cullman, al

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Yes, Big Sexy Hair Powder Play is paraben free. You will be happy to also note that all of our Sexy Hair shampoos and conditioners are Paraben free.

                          Have fun, and enjoy!

                          Answered on 8/16/2016 by Brand Expert from Sexy Hair
                      • Q:

                        Can you use this product with hot rollers?
                        Asked on 5/24/2016 by Ma from St. Clairsville Ohio

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          We love hot roller sets! For the best hot roller set we recommend to use:

                          Style Sexy Hair 450 Headset: A heat defense setting spray that protects hair up to 450ºF from hot tools. This spray is humidity resistant, adds shine, controls frizz and helps keep style looking and feeling natural.

                          To use: Spray on dry hair section by section, set with hot rollers or curling iron. Can also be used on damp hair for blow-dry styling.

                          THEN STYLE WITH:

                          Big Sexy Hair Powder Play: This powder instantly liquefies when applied allowing hair to absorb the product and provide full, voluminous hair that everyone wants. Ideal for instant volume on dry hair it is the fastest, easiest way to get big sexy hair in a few seconds! It is weightless, odorless and colorless on any hair color and is great for adding texture.

                          To use: Apply at the root on dry hair for an instant lift. Sprinkle through hair for lightweight texture, separation and control.

                          Have fun, and enjoy!

                          Answered on 7/18/2016 by Brand Expert from Sexy Hair
                      • Q:

                        Will Powder Play leave a "white" residue in my dark hair? (As dry shampoos often do?)
                        Asked on 3/17/2016 by wcplgirl from Indiana

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          No, Big Sexy Hair Powder Play will not leave a white residue in your hair as Big Sexy Hair Powder Play is completely colorless and fragrance free. In fact, in addition to Powder Play, all of our dry shampoos are Talc Free, meaning they will not leave a white residue on the hair. To use apply at the root on dry hair for an instant lift. Sprinkle through hair for lightweight texture, separation and control, and make sure to massage in the product to make it disappear in the hair.

                          Have fun, and enjoy!

                          Answered on 3/23/2016 by Brand Expert from Sexy Hair
                      • Q:

                        I just bought this when the Big Sexy products were on sale at my Ulta store. It feels wet during application on dry hair, and I notice little beads of liquid on the cap when using. Is this normal? I expected a totally dry product.
                        Asked on 2/16/2016 by JaspersMom from Carthage, MO

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          This is a GREAT question! Big Sexy Hair Powder Play is actually a liquefying powder. The reason being is so that you can get grip, texture, volume, AND hold all in one. So yes, it is very normal that you feel a cold/moisture sensation when using this product. In fact, it is necessary. In using an example, think of a small bead with a hard outer shell, and liquid on the inside. This product will go in dry, as soon as the microcapsules burst they become a liquid for a short amount of time, and then they will instantly dry again.

                          If you feel that this product might have too much moisture for you, we recommend you try to the Big Sexy Hair Volumizing Dry Shampoo for a dryer volumizing product.

                          If you feel the product may have additional moisture in it for any reason, please see your Ulta beauty gurus and they help to trouble shoot any challenges you may still be experiencing.

                          Have fun, and enjoy!

                          Answered on 2/24/2016 by Brand Expert from Sexy Hair
                      • Q:

                        I've tried powder play volumizing just once. I do like the results. I am concerned as to how healthy is it to apply to hair and scalp daily? Can it be damaging to the scalp and hair?
                        Asked on 11/30/2015 by New York from New York

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          All Sexy Hair products are water soluble meaning they will break down and wash out easily with water. Sexy Hair Big Sexy Hair Powder Play is safe to use daily. If you have any personal concerns, we recommend you do a patch test. Place a small amount of the product on the skin and wait 24 hours. If there is no reaction you should be safe to use the product.

                          Answered on 12/1/2015 by Brand Expert from Sexy Hair
                      • Q:

                        I don't see this listed as sulfate-free. Is it safe for Keratin treated hair?
                        Asked on 10/16/2015 by Haircomplications from Nashville, TN

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Yes, Big Sexy Hair Powder Play is sulfate-free and safe for Keratin treated hair.

                          You may also love any of our Sexy Hair shampoos and conditioners that are sulfate, paraben, gluten and salt free.

                          Enjoy!

                          Answered on 10/22/2015 by Brand Expert from Sexy Hair
                      • Q:

                        After my hair is dry do I use this product before or after I style my hair?
                        Asked on 8/30/2015 by Alison from Rancho Cucamonga, CA

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Yes, Sexy Hair Big Sexy Hair Powder play will be used on dry hair. You can use this before, during or after your styling. Apply at the root on dry hair and massage in for instant volume in your hair. Sprinkle through hair for lightweight texture, separation and control. For added hold, finish with your favorite Sexy Hair hairspray. We recommend Big Sexy Hair Spray and Play for a medium, workable finish. Enjoy!

                          Answered on 8/31/2015 by Brand Expert from Sexy Hair
                      • Q:

                        I used this 1 time and I can't get it washed out of my hair.What do I need to use?
                        Asked on 8/2/2015 by Claude from Tenaha,Tx.

                        2 answers

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          As Sexy Hair Big Sexy Hair Powder Play Volumizing and Texturizing Powder is a highly concentrated product, we recommend cleansing twice to completely shampoo out product. If you feel as though you may still have product build up in your hair, a clarifying shampoo may be the best option for you. Once you have removed all excess product build up from your hair, you will likely find that Powder Play only needs one shampoo to remove product. A great way to use this product is to use a small amount first, and then layer more as needed.

                          Answered on 8/13/2015 by Brand Expert from Sexy Hair
                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          We recommend you shampoo twice and that should do the trick as all Sexy Hair products are water soluble. Also, when using Sexy Hair Big Sexy Hair Powder Play make sure to use lightly, and add more as needed.

                          Answered on 8/3/2015 by Brand Expert from Sexy Hair
                      • Q:

                        would this be good alone for fine thin short hair after washing for a volume type look. can it be used alone on dry [somewhat wet] hair?
                        Asked on 7/31/2015 by norma from sebewaing, michigan and zephyrhills, fla

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Sexy Hair Big Sexy Hair Powder Play Volumizing and Texturing Powder is an amazing product to use alone or in conjunction with other products for fine, thin hair to achieve volume. We recommend you use Powder Play on dry hair only. Enjoy!

                          Answered on 8/3/2015 by Brand Expert from Sexy Hair
                      • Q:

                        Does this product make straightened hair turn curly also?
                        Asked on 7/15/2015 by Jill

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          No, Sexy Hair Big Sexy Hair Powder Play Volumizing and Texturizing Powder will not make your hair curly. This powder instantly liquefies when applied allowing hair to absorb the product and provide full, voluminous hair that everyone wants. Ideal for instant volume on dry hair it is the fastest, easiest way to get big sexy hair in a few seconds! It is weightless, odorless and colorless on any hair color and is great for adding texture. To use, apply at the root on dry hair for an instant lift. Sprinkle through hair for lightweight texture, separation and control.

                          Answered on 7/15/2015 by Brand Expert from Sexy Hair
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