Shear Genius: The Five Best Hair Styling Products

Choosing the right hair styling product definitely takes a little trial and error. Sometimes it takes months to get the hang of those hot rollers or just to decide on a favorite brand. You also have to consider your hair type, hair health, and personal style preference. Oh, and did we mention that the weather plays a big part in hair styling too?

These days, celebrities and other fashion icons are replacing the flat-ironed look of the past decade with hair that has movement and looks glossy and healthy. To achieve this look, we’ve gathered five great hair styling products to show you. And, they’re just perfect if you want to try something new without breaking the bank since all are under $20 and most are under $10.

Best, Affordable Hair Styling Products

1. Garnier Fructis Style Curl Construct Mousse

Garnier Fructis Style Curl Construct Mousse

Why It’s Awesome: With a ton of new hair trends out (dry shampoo anyone?), it’s easy to forget old favorites like mousse. This one is awesome because it boosts curls and eliminates frizz at the same time. It’s also under $5 and lasts for several months.

Where to Get It: $4.29 from

Catherine A.

Catherine A.

Catherine keeps you up to date on the most stylish beauty trends. A southern gal and avid blogger, Cat is armed and ready with a wealth of beauty knowledge to share with the world. Even though she's a die hard fashionista, she's also extremely frugal and loves sharing tips on "spending less and living more." When she's not writing, Cat loves teaching, taking dance classes, and spoiling her dog, Julep.
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