6 Products You Need to Create a Top-Notch Finish

Using the right finisher can help achieve a range of styles, like the voluminous curls and sculpted crop seen here, created by Revlon Professional.

Not even the simplest style is truly complete without a finisher. Whether it’s an ornate updo, a full-bodied set of curls or pin-straight strands, the right hairspray, oil mist, texturizer or serum adds that special touch, especially when it comes to holiday hairstyling. Here, a few top-notch finishers to keep in heavy rotation.

Redken Triple Dry 15
An ultra-fine mist, this dry texturizing spray gives medium hold, a barely there dry finish, airy texture, lift and a touchable feel. redken.com

Aquage Finishing Spray
This super-fine mist gives strong hold, body and shine, is humidity resistant, and is ideal for creating shapes and securing a final look. Plus, it seals the cuticle for a smooth, reflective surface. aquage.com


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Wella Professionals Eimi Glam Mist 
With a light hold, this oil mist is formulated to help protect hair from the effects of humidity and UV. Spray over finished looks for a glamorous shimmer. wella.com

Revlon Professional Style MasterS Double or Nothing Brightastic
A styling primer and anti-frizz shine serum combine in this lightweight formula. When used as a finisher, it controls frizz and adds shine. revlonprofessional.com

Oribe Shine Light Reflecting Spray
This air-light glossing spray is formulated with argan oil and lemongrass to illuminate, enhance color, and tame frizz and pesky flyaways. oribe.com

John Paul Mitchell Systems Awapuhi Wild Ginger Anti-Frizz Hairspray 
An ultra-dry finish that gives medium hold, this hairspray prevents frizz and features KeraTriplex technology and natural awapuhi extract to help balance moisture for a healthy looking finish. paulmitchell.com