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Ouidad Launched New Styling Cremes - Define and Shine Curl Quenching Gel-Creme & Hydrafusion Intense Curl Creme.

Hydrafusion is on the left, and Define and Shine is to the right. These are just sample size pre-release bottles, see the actual packaging below.  

The Hydrafusion is visibly thicker, and formulated with tighter curls in mind.  Showcase ingredient:  Milk Thistle, which has been a popular homeopathic remedy for everything from lowering cholesterol, reducing damaging effects of chemotherapy, and lowering cholesterol levels.  The Milk Thistle was surely sought after by Ouidad for its high linoleic acid content - an essential fatty acid that promotes healthy and strong hair.

Define and Shine Gel Creme is suited for those with looser curl patterns and whose curls are easily weighed down  if too much product it used- s'wavy's, cherubs, silkies, - this might be for you. Showcase ingredient:  Hydrolized Silk Protein is lightweight yet superior at retaining moisture, links hair fibers to improve elasticity,  and encourages slip and glide - without weighing down curls. 

The Curl Girl Says:  "I like them both.  The Hydrafusion is similar to the Deva Styling Creme, with a slight lengthining effect and a more matte finish than a gel.  The Define and Shine is also nice, and lends itself to a soft, beachy look. This is a great addition to a travel bag when you don't have the time or space for multiple products."

The Curl Girl 
Florida's Curly Hair Expert


  1. Hello,
    I was looking for reviews for the Hydrafusion creme and the Deva cream, and you tried them both! How would you compare these creams?

    (I live in Europe, so if I want to try one of these brands, I need to ship them over and pay extra taxes. That is why I want to hear/read as much as I can about the products first, so I don't get too disappointed).

    Thank you!

  2. Hi Janja!

    I like them both....but..... the Deva has more of a matte finish, and the Ouidad has a subtle, shiny, almost irrdescent quality to it, thanks to the mica and titanium dioxide in their formulation. Ouidad also uses water soluble cones in this formulation, (trust me, i called them and triple checked that everything in it is 100% water soluble, they're used to me doing this, lol) which give it a nice slip/glide feel. Gun to my head, I'd go with the Ouidad. If you already have a cart full of other Deva Products, their creme shouldn't disappoint. I like to add a layer of Ouidad Moisture lock before i add the creme. below is a link to the finished result of the hydra fusion on a 3c client of mine.

    xoxo The Curl Girl


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