You鈥檝e taken the time to style your hairjust the way you want it, and it鈥檚 looking totally on point. Only problem is you see a bunch of those annoying flyaways poking up all over your head 鈥 they always seem to show themselves at the worst times (aka when you have to look your best) 鈥 and they seriously cramp your style. Using hairspray to keep 鈥榚m down can make your hair crunchy and stiff, which isn鈥檛 a cute look, but they *need* to stay put somehow. What to do, what to do?!


That鈥檚 where Adrienne Bailon鈥檚 totally unexpected go-to hair product comes in: aloe vera gel. Yep, the stuff you slather on your skin to soothe sunburn is actually The Real host鈥檚 fave product to turn to when she鈥檚 slicking her hair back in a bun. Adrienne鈥檚 brand of choice is Fruit of the Earth Aloe Vera Gel ($9) because of its low alcohol content. 鈥淚 find that regular gels have so much alcohol in them that they dry out your hair,鈥 she recently explained in an interview with聽Allure. 鈥淭his gel won鈥檛 damage your hair, and it actually helps to moisturize it.鈥 We鈥檙e sold.


The next time you want to achieve a frizz-free style or a super sleek 鈥榙o, or you just don鈥檛 want to parch your hair with product, consider giving this affordable gel a try. The best part is even if you鈥檙e not a fan of the stuff in your hair, you can鈥檛 deny that it works wonders on your skin. Double-duty products FTW!

What is your favorite product to tame flyaways and achieve a sleek look? Share your thoughts in the comments below.

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