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RuskW8less Plus Extra Strong Hold Shaping and Control Hairspray

Rusk

W8less Plus Extra Strong Hold Shaping and Control Hairspray

10.0 oz Item 2058338

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Get texture, natural shine and all-day touchable style with Rusk W8less Plus Extra Strong Hold Shaping and Control Hairspray. Mist on wet hair during styling for added hold and support and blow-dry to infuse hair with texture and body. Contains Thermplex, a unique combination of ingredients that activates with the heat of a blow-dryer to provide shine, control and condition from the inside out.
Mist on wet hair during thermal styling for added hold and support. Use a brush or your fingers with the heat of a blow-dryer to infuse the hair with texture and body. To finish, mist evenly for extra hold.
SD Alcohol Denat 40-B, Hydrofluorocarbon 152A, Water (Aqua, Eau), Octylacrylamide/Acrylates/Butylaminoethyl Methacrylate Copolymer, Aminomethyl Propanol, Phenyl Trimethicone, Lauramide DEA, Panthenol, Benzophenone-4, Dimethicone PEG-8 Meadowfoamate, MEA-Borate, MIPA-Borate, Fragrance (Parfum), Linalool, Hexyl Cinnamal, Limonene.

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RuskW8less Plus Extra Strong Hold Shaping and Control Hairspray
 
4.3

(based on 85 reviews)

86%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Lightweight (63)
  • Easy to use (48)
  • Smells great (42)
  • Effective (31)
  • Strong hold (29)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Daily use (59)
  • Fine hair (18)
  • Women (16)
  • Straight hair (14)
  • On-the-go (10)
    • Hair Type:
    • Straight hair (24), Wavy hair (14)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (23), Beauty conscious (21), Survivalist / minimalist (14), Budget shopper (11), Product junkie (4)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 30 minutes (22), 10 minutes (12), 1+ hour (5)

Reviewed by 85 customers

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4.0

One of my fav hairsprays!

By Scent Conscious Customer

from Baldwin Park, CA

About Me Beauty Conscious

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Straight Hair

    Comments about Rusk W8less Plus Extra Strong Hold Shaping and Control Hairspray:

    Love the scent which is a big thing with me and hairsprays, holds well, but not stiff!

    • Hair Type:
    • Straight Hair

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    2.0

    Bring the Old Formula Back

    By disappointed

    from Chicago, IL

    Comments about Rusk W8less Plus Extra Strong Hold Shaping and Control Hairspray:

    I used this hairspray for years and loved it until they changed their formula (around the same time they changed the shape of the can) It used to hold my style and it would still look good the next day even after I brushed my hair. Now, it only holds my style for about and hour and makes my hair look big and puffy. I tried other hairsprays and came back to try it again hoping maybe I got a bad can, but unfortunately it's still not working for me :(

     
    2.0

    Bring the Old Formula Back

    By disappointed

    from Chicago, IL

    Comments about Rusk W8less Plus Extra Strong Hold Shaping and Control Hairspray:

    I used this hairspray for years and loved it until they changed their formula (around the same time they changed the shape of the can) It used to hold my style and it would still look good the next day even after I brushed my hair. Now, it only holds my style for about and hour and makes my hair look big and puffy. I tried other hairsprays and came back to try it again hoping maybe I got a bad can, but unfortunately it's still not working for me :(

    (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

     
    2.0

    Used to Love it, but . . .

    By MommaBird

    from Central Valley, CA

    About Me Beauty Conscious

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

    • Lightweight
    • Non-Greasy
    • Not stiff
    • Smells Great
    • Strong Hold

    Cons

    • Nozzle Doesn't Work

    Best Uses

    • Daily Use
    • Pre and Post Blow-dry
    • Straight Hair
    • Thinner Hair

    Comments about Rusk W8less Plus Extra Strong Hold Shaping and Control Hairspray:

    I started buying this over a year ago at the recommendation of my stylist. At first I LOVED this product, but the last 3 cans I've purchased have either had a nozzle that didn't work or developed a nozzle that didn't work after a few uses.
    After returning to the store and exchanging the canister 3 times, I'd have thought Rusk would have fixed the issue.
    I'm not the only reviewer who's mentioned this problem and had hoped Rusk would have fixed the issue by now. Unfortunately it seems to still be the main issue, and sadly I have to change brands until I read other reviews saying it's fixed. :(
    Even my stylist has had to return the product. At first I thought it was just bad luck, but having read so many reviews about the same issue I'm sorry to say that Rusk either isn't listening or Ulta isn't notifying Rusk; either way I cannot continue to spend time and money on a product that has a faulty nozzle.

    • Hair Type:
    • Straight Hair
     
    5.0

    Love it. Best hairspray out there.

    By Maggie

    from Royersford, PA

    About Me Beauty Conscious

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Lightweight

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Rusk W8less Plus Extra Strong Hold Shaping and Control Hairspray:

        Great hold but not stiff.

        • Hair Type:
        • Wavy Hair
         
        1.0

        Never buying again

        By Anjie

        from Dixon, Ca

        About Me Beauty Conscious

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Lightweight

        Cons

        • Doesn't Work

        Best Uses

          Comments about Rusk W8less Plus Extra Strong Hold Shaping and Control Hairspray:

          I have fine, straight hair but holds curl well. Some days I flat iron and some days I curl for beach wavy look. This hair spray didn't hold either style.

          • Hair Type:
          • Straight Hair

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          2.0

          Continuous Problems with Nozzle - Won't Spray

          By Lisa

          from Roanoke, VA

          About Me Minimalist

          Pros

          • Lightweight
          • Non-Greasy
          • Smells Great
          • Strong Hold

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use

            Comments about Rusk W8less Plus Extra Strong Hold Shaping and Control Hairspray:

            I've been using w8less hairspray for over 10 years (like a can every month!) I must use spray every day due to my fine hair and this product has no equal in my opinion...however, about 2 years ago, I noticed the nozzles don't function well any more. I've had cans that won't spray from the the second or third use, and at least a dozen cans have quit with at least half the product yet in them. Nothing seems to solve the issue (i.e. running hot water over it, using a pin, holding the can upside down.) I've complained to Rusk who kindly sent me 3 replacement cans. I was hoping they'd see how many complaints they're getting and change their nozzle vendor, but that's obviously not happening. I hate to give up on w8less because when it works, there's nothing that beats it, but I can't keep spending that kind of money and hoping I've won the lottery with a can that will actually spay from start to finish. Will gladly recommend the product if Rusk will do the right thing and fix the problem.

            • Hair Type:
            • Straight Hair
             
            5.0

            Love this!

            By Robin M.

            from Andover, MN

            About Me Beauty Conscious

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use

              Comments about Rusk W8less Plus Extra Strong Hold Shaping and Control Hairspray:

              Love this! Not heavy on your hair and you only need a little, lasts all day!

              • Hair Type:
              • Wavy Hair
               
              5.0

              Love it

              By No nick name

              from Buffalo, new york

              About Me Beauty Conscious

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Use
              • Lightweight
              • Smells Great
              • Strong Hold

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Straight Hair
                • Thinner Hair

                Comments about Rusk W8less Plus Extra Strong Hold Shaping and Control Hairspray:

                I have used this product for many years and works great

                • Hair Type:
                • Straight Hair
                 
                5.0

                I always can count on the quality of this product.

                By Nan

                from Noblesville, Indiana

                About Me Minimalist

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Use
                • Non-Greasy
                • Strong Hold

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Thinner Hair

                  Comments about Rusk W8less Plus Extra Strong Hold Shaping and Control Hairspray:

                  I use this product to hold the style of my hair.

                  • Hair Type:
                  • Straight Hair

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