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drybar Hot Toddy Heat Protector Frizz Fighter

What it is:A lightweight lotion for all hair types that reduces friction and overheating up to 450° for a shiny, controlled finish. What it is formulated to do:Fight frizz, protect hair, and seal split ends to create a perfect, smooth finish. This restorative lotion helps repair frayed ends while naturally enhancing shine and bounce. Apply it before using any hot tool to create a protective barrier against heat. It works best when used frequently to maintain hair's sheen and strength. What it is formulated WITHOUT:- Parabens- Sulfates- Phthalates What else you need to know:This cruelty-free product is not tested on animals, does not contain gluten, and is safe for color treated and keratin treated hair.
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Questions & Answers for drybar Hot Toddy Heat Protector Frizz Fighter

Question
What does it smell like?
asked 1 year, 9 months ago
Anonymous
(Denver, CO)
on Hot Toddy Heat Protector Frizz Fighter
5 answers
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answer 1
The Drybar fragrance opens up with the clean freshness of green herbs and a pinch of Cara Cara Orange. Exceptional ingredients such as Jasmine, Orange Flower and Anise constitute the heart of this mysterious and warm fragrance. Rare Australian Sandalwood, rich Vanilla from Madagascar and White Musk round it up.
answered 7 months ago
drybar
answer 2
It smells slightly soapy, slightly musky. I loved this scent so much. Hated the product, though.
answered 1 year, 2 months ago
kat703
(DC)
answer 3
It smells sweet with a touch of fresh citrus.
answered 1 year, 6 months ago
janinebt
(San Francisco, CA)
answer 4
It smells like Crabtree & Evelyn Nantucket lotion- a very light almost floral scent.
answered 1 year, 8 months ago
roma1984
answer 5
I have a really hard time describing it. It's not fruity, it's really clean smelling but perfum-y at the same time. I like it & don't think its overpowering at all like some of the reviews state. It's all in personal preferrence though:) The entire line has the same scent which is nice.
answered 1 year, 8 months ago
leonsfan
(Bartlesville, OK)
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would it protect against heat from an iron?
Curling or straightening
asked 6 months ago
Anonymous
on Hot Toddy Heat Protector Frizz Fighter
5 answers
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answer 1
I apply this prior to blow drying and straightening. I think it protects my hair from the heat of both the dryer & the flat iron.
answered 16 hours ago
misscupcakeid
(Boise, Idaho)
answer 2
Yes Hot Toddy will protect hair up to 450 degrees Fahrenheit which is the highest temperature setting on a flat iron. It will also protect when used with a curling iron, hot rollers, etc.
answered 2 weeks, 6 days ago
drybar
answer 3
I've used it for both, but I did buy it for curling. I've had no problems with using it for straightening though.
answered 1 month, 2 weeks ago
MakeupKeener
answer 4
Yes, any hot tool
answered 2 months ago
ytobmango
(sacramento, ca)
answer 5
Yes! This product will help protect from heat from blow dryers and hot tools.
answered 4 months, 4 weeks ago
kevinbt
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Can I use this on dry hair?
This came with my curling iron, which I love. But the iron is VERY hot and I feel like my hair needs some protection. Hot Toddy says to use on damp hair, but I need to have dry hair for the curling iron!
asked 9 months ago
bubbegoddess
on Hot Toddy Heat Protector Frizz Fighter
2 answers
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answer 1
you still use this product on damp hair, then blow dry or air dry your hair, and it will still protect your hair from heat
answered 6 months ago
Kah1001
(reston, va)
answer 2
Hot Toddy was designed to be used on damp hair before you blow dry to reduce friction and overheating but also to alleviate the formation of frizz. The protection will last even after hair is dry so if you flat iron your hair will still be protected.
answered 7 months ago
drybar
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Can I use on dry hair?
Can I use hot toddy on dry hair? I don't blow dry, which I know defeats the purpose of your brand, but I flatiron after it has air dried and love that your product says it seals split ends and de frizzes.
asked 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Anonymous
on Hot Toddy Heat Protector Frizz Fighter
2 answers
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answer 1
Hot Toddy works best on damp or towel-dried hair.
answered 2 weeks, 6 days ago
drybar
answer 2
We recommend applying the product to damp hair before air drying for best results.
answered 1 month, 3 weeks ago
1877SEPHORA
(San Francisco, CA)
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Does this work well on ethnic (or mixed) hair?
Usually products like these work the best for caucasian hair (or chicks with straight/ easy to manage hair) and I was wondering if it was just as effective on all hair types. Generally hair that is a bit more of a chore to straighten (i.e. curly hair, and ethnic hair)
asked 1 year, 4 months ago
Anonymous
(concord, CA)
on Hot Toddy Heat Protector Frizz Fighter
2 answers
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answer 1
I am caucasian but my hair is coarse, curly in some areas and wavy in others. This product was no good for me. My hair became more dry and a straw-like texture after blow drying and flat ironing. I really like the Alterna Bamboo Smooth Anti-Breakage Thermal Protectant Spray.
answered 1 week, 1 day ago
scharrison
(Homosassa, FL)
answer 2
Hot Toddy works on all hair types. For the coarser hair, start with a quarter size amount, focusing on the mid-sections to ends. If you feel like your hair needs a little extra, add a little more product. Keep in mind, Hot Toddy is concentrated so a little, goes a long way.
answered 7 months ago
drybar
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