317. My Haircare Routine | Products I Use

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I don't think I've ever done a post on the products i use in my haircare routine and lately I've developed quite a collection of them (my basket is literally bulging, oops) so i thought id share with you the products i use consistently; firstly the products i use when I'm washing and drying my hair and also some of the products i used when I'm styling it too!

John Frieda Frizz Ease Smooth Start Hydrating Shampoo* and John Frieda Frizz Ease Smooth Start Hydrating Conditioner*
I really love using this shampoo and conditioner (see my review, here) they've improved my hair so much since using them, my hair feels so soft and so much healthier. They really lather up and they really make my hair and scalp feel so hydrated and clean and i just can't say enough good things about them. I've definitely noticed improvements in the condition of my hair since I started using these; even just how more manageable it is, usually after washing my hair its a knotty mess and brushing through it is a nightmare but after i use these that doesn't happen my brush literally just glides through my hair so easily - I'd never tried John Frieda before these and I'm honestly kicking myself because they are brilliant products.

John Frieda Frizz Ease Miraculous Recovery Intense Hair Masque*
I only use this hair masque once a week or when my hair needs an extra boost and like the John Frieda Shampoo and Conditioner, this leaves my hair feeling incredibly soft and in such good condition - i really enjoy using hair masques and even when you're washing this one off the hair you can already feeling the silkiness in your hair. One of my favourite things about this hair masque is that you only need to leave this on for 3-5mins instead of the usual 20 and even in that short time it still does a amazing job on my hair, that even some I've tried that take 20mins haven't achieved.

Tressemme Heat Defence
I use a lot of heat on my hair so a heat protectant is a must in my routine; i use this everyday before i do my hair as well as after I've washed my hair because i want to prevent my hair from getting too damaged from using heat on it - I'm particular strict with this product because my lack of faith in hairdressers means my hair is a little more damage particular at the ends so i don't want to make it any worse. I really like this Tressemme one, it does a great job at protecting my hair and it smells really nice too!

Lee Stafford's Blow Dry You Hair Faster Spray
When i first bought this product i honestly thought it was going to be a gimmicky kind of product but i have noticed that the time it takes to dry my hair reduce since i started using this, i hate drying my hair so a product that reduces the process is a winner in my books. This also detangles hair and has added heat protectant inside so you can't really go wrong with it.

John Frieda Original Formula Hair Serum*
I've mentioned on my blog before that i didn't really notice any particular difference to my hair when i use this product mostly because i don't know what its supposed to do so i don't really know what to look out for, technically this is still the case (and i call myself a beauty blogger) but i keep using it anyway because serum keeps the frizz away, so it keeps my hair nice and smooth. This also as heat protectant properties in it which is another plus!

Dove Hair Therapy Leave In Conditioner and Care SprayI'm sure this is a product that many people will recognise because it is mentioned on blogs a lot. It's a great leave in conditioner and i like to use it both on my hair when its wet to lock in the moisture and if i feel my hair needs a little bit of a pick me up when its dry ill spray this. It always gives my hair the extra boost it needs and it smells really great too!

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Although, i don't use these particular products on a daily basis; i do style my hair a lot so i thought it would be interesting to share with you a couple of other hair products i do use when im styling it.

Cien Volume Hairspray
I don't like to pay to expensive for hairsprays as i need something ill be able to replace quick and easily and this is one of the best ones I've tried so far. It holds my hair in place really well and it lasts all day too, best part of it is its not sticky and it doesn't leave your hair feeling all hard and crusty like some hair sprays do. I wouldn't particular say its gives volume but i don't use it for that, i mostly use hairspray to hold my fringe in place otherwise it ends up swinging in twelve different directions.

Inecto Pure Coconut Dry Shampoo
I do prefer Batiste but the prices of them nowadays is ridiculous and this is only 99p and does the exact same job. Dry shampoo is a must for me because i like to delay washing my hair as much as possible so i love being able to freshen up my hair and putting it off for another day. I also find that dry shampoo is a great way to add a bit of texture in your hair - the only thing this lacks in comparison to batiste is their lovely scents, but this one isn't too bad either.

John Frieda Full Repair Perfect Ends Sheer Mist*
Sometimes when Ive styled my hair, i find the ends of my hair can look a little dull or just bitty and i really like using this spray to give the ends and the rest of my hair a bit of shine. Too much makes the hair feel sticky but a light spritz of this gives a really healthy looking shine to the hair so i really like that. It also has a really lovely scent to it.

Superdrug Salt Spray
This probably isn't the greatest salt spray in the world but it does the job enough for me. I don't use it all the time but if i curl my hair and i want a more textured look to it this is a great product to use to create just that, too much can make your hair feel sticky and unpleasant but as long as you don't go too overboard its great to give your hair more texture and it can also holds the style quite well so you dont always need to use hairspray when you use this.

So those are the main products i use in my haircare routine, there are others that i do use now and again but at the moment these are the products I'm reaching for on a more regular basis.

What hair products are in your haircare routine?

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*This item was either gifted to me or sent for review.


  1. Lovely post, I adore Lee Stafford products!

    Also, I currently have a MAC lipstick giveaway over on my blog that I'd love for you to check out and enter if you're interested :)

    Sophie xxx


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