10 Best-Selling Products You Didn't Know Your Hair Needed

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The right haircut sets the stage for style, but the right products are what really make it shine. Used and praised by professionals and customers like you, here's a list of ten best sellers and stylist favorites. It’s, shall we say, comprehensive—so we’ll just get to it. Read on to see what you should keep on hand.

Biolage Colorlast Shampoo & Conditioner

Famous for: keeping your hue true

Coloring your hair can be a gamble. If you play your cards right, you’ll rock your fresh shade all season long. If not, you’ll find yourself back for a retouch before the month is up. Luckily, Biolage Colorlast Shampoo and Conditioner can keep the odds in your favor. The shampoo's low PH formula seals the pigments within your strands while the conditioner helps repair their cuticles from color treatment damage. Inspired by nature’s fade-defying orchid, the active ingredients boost and maintain the strength of each shade, enhancing the vibrancy, to ensure your color stays salon-fresh. Pick up this paraben-free duo at your next visit to keep your hue true for up to nine weeks.

Kenra Volume Spray 25

Famous for: indestructible, imperishable hold

When it comes to ranking the best hairsprays, the competition is stiff, but Kenra Volume Spray 25 can hold its own—through anything, really. Humidity, rain, heat, snow, wind… it’s as if nothing can break its hold. Pushing the limits of space, time, and physics, this haircare hero provides the maximum amount of volume that science allows (or so we're guessing), keeping your strands in place for up to 120 hours (that’s five days), no matter what life throws at you. With 24-hour high humidity protection and wind resistance in speeds up to 25MPH, you’d think this fast-drying formula would have to be some sort of aerosol cement to live up to its promises; however, you’d be wrong. One quick spray leaves hair looking light and lustrous while imparting the strength necessary to secure your style for hours—no, days to come. Sound too good to be true? See for yourself. Pick it up the next time you're at SmartStyle.

Kenra Platinum Texturizing Taffy

Famous for: fantastic fragrance

Fragrance lovers, this one’s for you. Make waves, skirt the stiffness, and fight off frizz with a lightweight formula that looks every bit as good as it smells. You might be picturing a viscous formula with a somewhat sticky finish, but don’t let the name fool you—this lightweight taffy is anything but tacky. In fact, Kenra Platinum Texturizing Taffy is known for its natural feel. The pliable, fiber-like formula smooths, sculpts, and separates your strands with ease, preserving your style with a soft, matte finish—and incredible scent.

Paul Mitchell Super Skinny Serum

Famous for: smooth, swift-drying style

We’ll let you in on a little salon-industry intel. One of the secrets to the perfect blowout? Paul Mitchell Super Skinny Serum. This crystal-clear potion can give you some salon-blowout beauty from the luxury of your own home—no appointment needed. The slippery, lightweight formula coats each strand with a signature cocktail of conditioning agents, shine-enhancers, and cyclomethicone—the technical term for "hair-smoothing magic." Just one pump yields a smoother, shinier, speedier blowout that slightly smells like watermelon (in the best of ways).

Paul Mitchell Tea Tree Shampoo

Famous for: that fresh, “ahh” feeling

If shower time isn't already your favorite time of the day, this Paul Mitchell Tea Tree Shampoo may just change your mind. Awaken your senses and soothe your skin with cool waves of tingly-ness. Its active ingredient, Australian tea tree oil, invigorates the scalp, instantly alleviating discomfort and itchiness with a crisp, "ahh" feeling. Specifically designed to refresh and revitalize your mane, this nature-based formula lifts impurities from hair to reveal its natural luster and sparkle. Oh, and if you aren’t sold yet, it’s also packed with vitamins and nutrients—the kind that strengthen strands. If you’re ready to transform your hair (and morning routine) this is the place to start.

DESIGNLINE Silk Drops Repair & Shine Serum

Famous for: instant, silky shine

Ever wonder how hair models get those gleaming, glossy waves—the kind that always seem to catch the light just right? Wonder no more—DESIGNLINE Silk Drops might just be the answer to "shine." With a combination of protein and silk amino acids, this free-flowing serum works around the clock to saturate each strand with nourishing moisture. Whether your natural hair is thick-and-textured, or fraught with fine flyaways, this weightless serum will smooth, relax, and polish your tresses to glossy perfection.

Redken Guts 10 Volumizing Foam

Famous for: va-va-volume!

Give your hair some rockin’ body with Redken Guts 10. This ever-popular volumizing mousse lifts your roots—and your spirits—for gravity-defying style. Pushing strands to stand the test of time, this long-lasting formula gives hair gorgeous volume all day long. And with just enough control to tame flyaways, hair stays feeling flexible and fun. Think: fuller tresses, frizz-free strands and carefree vibes. Pick it up and watch your hair rise to meet your highest expectations.

Redken Extreme Anti-Snap

Famous for: toughening up your tresses

Savage and unyielding, there is no greater enemy than the dreaded split end. If you’re losing the battle against breakage, it’s time to call for reinforcements. Enter: Redken Extreme Anti-Snap, the award-winning leave-in that packs a punch. This protein-based miracle formula hydrates, strengthens, and fortifies hair to minimize breakage for maximum softness. Coating each strand like armor, it deflects damage from all kinds of threats—from hot tools to hair processing—and builds hair up to 5x stronger with regular use. Expand your beauty arsenal and beat breakage for good.

Sexy Hair Big Sexy Hair Spray & Play

Famous for: show-stopping volume and shine

Inflate your hair (and your confidence) with supercharged volumizing and unbelievable hold. Sexy Hair Big Sexy Hair Spray & Play is the fast-drying, gravity-defying answer to all flat hair problems. This easy-spray formula seals its show-stopping volume with undeniable shine. It offers a firm, long-lasting hold without hindering your hair’s natural movement or feel. Plus, it shields your hair from the elements, like UV rays and humidity. Got your attention? Check it out next time you're at a SmartStyle salon.

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