A good hair gel will help keep your hairline smooth in between relaxers. It should also be water based, non-drying, alcohol free, allow your hair to move, and it should not leave flakes.
Gels are not only for smoothing the hairline, they can also have ingredients that can make your hair appear thicker, define curls, add shine, conditioning, protein, etc. Selecting the right one depends on what your needs are.
Mousses and foams for volume, gel for structure and hold. Gels work by grouping strands together. Mousses coats each strand, forcing the strands to push up against each other when dry, adding volume.
When you are applying gel remember that a little bit will go a long way. Gel works best when applied to wet damp hair.
Tip: Apply a leave-in conditioner before the gel
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