Categories of Hairstyling Products

There are new types of styling products developed every day to accommodate trends and changes in fashion, but the categories manage to stay fairly consistent. Knowing how to market your styling aids includes knowing how to categorize them.

Anti-frizz

Balm

Blowout cream/lotion

Braid and twist unlocker

Braid spray

Curl defining

Detangler

Finishing Spray

Flat Iron Spray

Gel

Glosser

Hair and scalp conditioner

Hair freshener

Hairdress

Hairspray

Holding spray

Lock Oil

Molding cream

Mousse

Oil replenisher

Oil sheen

Paste

Polisher

Pomade

Pressing oil

Primer

Protective

Putty

Relaxer

Replenishing mask

Root booster

Serum

Smoothing kit

Straightening lotion

Texturizer

Thermal/Heat protectant

Thickening cream/lotion

Tonic

Volumizer

Wax

Wrap/Set lotion