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The VIP (Very Impressive Product) Pick of the Week #19

Posted 06/17/11 at 02:59PM by Audrey Fine

The Product: Biosilk Silk Therapy

The Price: $36 for the 12 oz. bottle

The Company Spiel: "The original weightless, leave-in silk replenishing and reconstructing treatment to repair, smooth and protect all hair types."

The Real Deal: As regular readers of this column know, my 9-year-old daughter has waist-length hair that, while beautiful, is also the bane of my existence. Keeping it in good shape is a big job. So is combing it out post-shampoo. To explain how much I love Biosilk, I'll just say that if they stopped making it, I'd make my kid (finally) cut her hair -- it's that good. Snarls, tangles or whatever you personally want to call them, all but dissolve when this magic potion touches them. It makes combing through them a pleasure, imparts a nice sheen to the hair when it's dry and, as an added bonus, smells pretty good too.

The Upshot: It's not cheap, but a little goes a long way and the bottle seems to last forever. Aw, whom am I kidding? Even if it cost much more I'd sink my money into this product. It's a serious help and I shudder to imagine the combing task without it.

Oh, it also works really well to keep blow-dried hair from looking (and feeling) like straw. Want tips for getting a salon-worthy blow out at home? Search no further.
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1-6 of 6 Comments

  • Posted by EricaC123 on 12/30/12 at 07:02am


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  • Posted by beautybody on 03/26/12 at 10:45am

    I used this years ago and loved it.

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  • Posted by powerwoman033 on 03/12/12 at 11:58pm

    I'll have to try this on my teenage daughter's damaged hair...

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  • Posted by taryn.romero on 10/05/11 at 11:31am

    I had heard really good things about this before. I totally forgot all about it, thanks for the reminder.

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  • Posted by debbie_gimberg on 06/25/11 at 02:19pm

    I've tried and did not like it, I have long brown untreated hair, I felt it weigh my hair down. Unnatural feel. I like Patene Hair detangler spray better, my hairs best friend.

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  • Posted by LipglossandSpandex on 06/21/11 at 10:23am

    I've seen this at Costco a few times! I haven't given it a try yet, but my hair is really long, so I probably should.

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