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Full Thickening Cream

Living Proof

Full Thickening Cream

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Living Proof Full Thickening Cream is a lightweight styling cream that adds thickness to each strand to help fine, flat hair to look, feel and behave like naturally full, thick hair. It is powered by Living Proof's patented Thickening Molecule (PBAE), which creates thickening dots between hair strands so it feels like you have thicker hair. PBAE lasts 5x longer. Full Thickening Cream:
  • Creates long-lasting touchable, thickness and fullness
  • Delivers a hint of conditioning that won't weigh your hair down

Full Thickening Cream is ideal for fine, flat hair. It is silicone-free. Safe and formulated for color and chemically treated hair. The Full System transforms fine, flat hair to look and behave like naturally full, thick hair.

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Apply a dime-sized amount of Full Thickening Cream to clean, damp hair, from mid lengths to ends. Blow dry.
Water/Eau/Aqua, Polyalkylaminoester-1 (PBAE), Polyacrylate-13, Fragrance/Parfum, Xanthan Gum, Polyisobutene, PPG-2 Myristyl Ether Propionate, Oleth-10, Polysorbate 20, Myristyl Alcohol, Phenoxyethanol, Methylisothiazolinone, Propanediol, Linalool, Citronellol, Butylphenyl Methylpropional, Citral.

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Living ProofFull Thickening Cream
 
4.3

(based on 400 reviews)

87%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (170)
  • Improves texture (142)
  • Lightweight (111)
  • Non-greasy (101)
  • Smells great (91)

Cons

  • Doesn't work (43)
  • Heavy (10)
  • Leaves residue (9)
  • Dries-out hair (5)
  • Greasy (5)

Best Uses

  • Fine hair (259)
  • Daily use (142)
  • Straight hair (60)
  • Curly hair (30)
  • Travel (23)
    • Hair Type:
    • Straight hair (252), Wavy hair (114), Very curly hair (11)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (195), Survivalist / minimalist (109), Product junkie (69), Professional stylist (4)

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(0 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

 
3.0

I'm not sure about this product only used once so far

By Hokie77rn

from Virginia

About Me Minimalist

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • Lightweight
  • Smells Great

Cons

  • Doesn't work like I thought it would

Best Uses

  • Straight Hair
  • Travel

Comments about Living Proof Full Thickening Cream:

I did not see any difference in my hair using this product that I paid for dearly. Was not even allowed to use my $3.50 Ulta discount coupon on this product because it was "special". Not with the money I paid for this product.

  • Hair Type:
  • Straight Hair
 
5.0

Woukdnt go a day without using it

By Connie

from Bucks county, PA

About Me Beauty Conscious

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Daily Use
    • Straight Hair
    • Thinner Hair
    • Travel

    Comments about Living Proof Full Thickening Cream:

    I use many living proof products. Especially the ones that help thicken. I have very shory great hair but without the thickening cream, it just doesn't plump up the way it does with use. I use it after every wash and condition..
    On the days I'm not washing my hair, I use it to help style and thicken as well. Then I blow dry. Everyone I have recommended it to, orders and reorders. It's one of those products I buy in the travel size so I always take it with me. You never know how the water will be in different hotels. That way I'm sure it's good, even on the road. I am also not allergic to this product as I am with many others. Live living proof...Worth the money and you only need a little so it lasts a long time. A good value all around!! Excellent because the products do what they say.

    • Hair Type:
    • Straight Hair

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Volume!

    By Tara

    from Austin

    About Me Beauty Conscious

    Pros

    • Non-Greasy
    • Volume

    Cons

    • Dries-Out Hair

    Best Uses

    • Straight Hair
    • Thinner Hair

    Comments about Living Proof Full Thickening Cream:

    Definitely got some volume using this! I just use a quarter size amount & comb it in with my fingers under the hair, then blow dry my hair upside down. I have slightly wavy, medium length hair

    • Hair Type:
    • Straight Hair

    (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

     
    4.0

    Best product for my fine hair

    By Michele

    from Massapequa Oark NY

    About Me Beauty Conscious

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Lightweight
    • Non-Greasy

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use
      • Thinner Hair

      Comments about Living Proof Full Thickening Cream:

      I use this product daily before blowing our my fine, thinning hair. Although it is pricey , my hair is short so I don't require much product. I have tried cheaper products such as Rusk , and I feel this provides my hair with more body and fullness

      • Hair Type:
      • Wavy Hair

      (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Love this

      By Lewisc508

      from Fort pierce FL

      About Me Minimalist

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Non-Greasy

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Straight Hair
        • Thinner Hair

        Comments about Living Proof Full Thickening Cream:

        I use this product when I get out of the shower before I hair blow dry my hair. It really helps give the look and feel of thicker hair. You don't need to use much of and it's not greasy.

        • Hair Type:
        • Straight Hair

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        Love it, I wiil buy it again. It works!

        By Gina

        from St paul, mn

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Thinner Hair

          Comments about Living Proof Full Thickening Cream:

          I use it after shampoo my hair.

          • Hair Type:
          • Wavy Hair
           
          5.0

          yes

          By CHERI

          from OR

          About Me Product Junkie

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Lightweight

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Living Proof Full Thickening Cream:

              AMAZING

              • Hair Type:
              • Straight Hair

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              4.0

              It works

              By Kaffylynne

              from Evans, Georgia

              About Me Beauty Conscious

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Adds volume
              • Easy To Use
              • Lightweight

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Curly Hair
                • Daily Use
                • Thinner Hair

                Comments about Living Proof Full Thickening Cream:

                I have coarse hair that has natural curl and tends to frizz. Over time my hair has started to thin.
                This product, after only one use, seems to add volume. There is more unpleasant odor or stickiness. I used the amount suggested on the bottle.
                I gave four stars only because I have just started using the product.

                • Hair Type:
                • Wavy Hair

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Totally love this!

                By Babs

                from Chicago, IL

                About Me Product Junkie

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Controls Frizz
                • Easy To Use
                • Lightweight

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Curly Hair
                  • Thinner Hair

                  Comments about Living Proof Full Thickening Cream:

                  I use this everytime I shampoo and love this! My hair has so much body and is so easy to style upon shampooing and during the week between shampoos. I would highly recommend. Just a small amount goes a long way.

                  • Hair Type:
                  • Wavy Hair
                   
                  5.0

                  I would buy over and over

                  By Shorty

                  from Madison Wisconsin

                  About Me Minimalist

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Use
                  • Lightweight

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Curly Hair
                    • Daily Use
                    • Straight Hair

                    Comments about Living Proof Full Thickening Cream:

                    Works for fullness

                    • Hair Type:
                    • Very Curly Hair

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                    • Q:

                      Which is better for fine hair? The cream or the mousse? Which products do you use together since there is the cream, mousse and the root lifter.
                      Asked on 1/28/2018 by Jen from Chicago

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        We apologize for our delayed response. Please contact gethelp@ulta.com for assistance. Thanks!

                        Answered on 2/21/2018 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                    • Q:

                      Will this help over dyed hair that has broken due to too much dye?
                      Asked on 5/30/2017 by Lyn from Sarasota

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        The full thickening cream is conditioning, but if you are looking to help repair damaged hair I would check out products from our Restore Line, such as the Restore Instant Repair.

                        Answered on 6/4/2017 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                    • Q:

                      Can I use the no frizz nourishing styling cream before applying the full thickening cream?
                      Asked on 5/21/2017 by Aglgm from Detroit, MI

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Yes, you can layer Living Proof products!

                        Answered on 6/4/2017 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                    • Q:

                      I have a perm, and I am looking for a product that will define my curls, without making them crunchy! Will this product work for that? I don't ever blow dry my hair, and my hair is very fine, so I would like my curls to be defined with some volume! :)
                      Asked on 5/10/2017 by Blondie McNeil from Somewhere in the Great Wide World

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        For voluminous defined curls we recommend the curl enhancing mousse.

                        Answered on 6/4/2017 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                    • Q:

                      I have Brazilian blowout treatment on my hair, can I still use the thickening cream? My hair s chin length , how much should I use?
                      Looking forward to your answer!
                      Thank you
                      Asked on 4/11/2017 by Milaries from Boston,Massachusetts

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Yes, the product is safe for chemically treated hair. It depends on the thickness of your hair, enough to coat your hair!

                        Answered on 4/19/2017 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                    • Q:

                      Can you use mousse in conjunction with the Thickening Cream?
                      Asked on 1/17/2017 by Hair product junkie from Cape Cod, Ma

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Yes, you can definitely combine the two products!

                        Answered on 1/27/2017 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                    • Q:

                      Can you still get the same volume if you blow dry and straighten your hair aftewards?
                      Asked on 4/5/2016 by EB from Orlando, FL

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        Yes, in fact, for best results, we suggest heat styling. The Full Thickening Cream is powered by LP's volumizing molecule PBAE. This technology helps to create touchable, thickness and volume that lasts all day!

                        Answered on 4/7/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                    • Q:

                      I have oily and fine hair.does living proof thickening cream work for me?
                      Asked on 3/26/2016 by Iman from West bengal,india

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        Yes, it is oil-free and ideal to add fullness to fine hair!

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

                      Must I blow dry my hair in order for this to work? I generally drip dry my hair.
                      Asked on 10/3/2015 by Erin

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        For best results, we suggest heat styling. However, you are always able to air dry with any of Living Proof's products! The Full Thickening Cream is powered by LP's volumizing molecule PBAE. This technology helps to create touchable, thickness and volume that lasts all day!

                        Answered on 10/9/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
                    • Q:

                      Would this have the same effect if I use it in my wavy hair and air dry it? Or will the results only be noticed if blow dried?
                      Asked on 9/25/2015 by FitKatStyle from Nashville, TN

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        For best results, we suggest heat styling. However, you are always able to air dry with any of Living Proof's products! The Full Thickening Cream is powered by LP's volumizing molecule PBAE. This technology helps to create touchable, thickness and volume that lasts all day!

                        Answered on 10/9/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
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