smooths the cuticle, providing extraordinary shine with moderate hold or you can brush it out and break it up with your fingers for softer hold. This liquid gel is ideal for shorter hair styles, wash and wear hair, naturally curly or texturized hair. Great for curls to help eliminate frizz, use it to spike hair, or to slick back pony tails. Simply wet hair to reactivate product and style as usual. This light weight gel, always brushes out clean leaving no residue, never flakes and always dries crunchy, clean and crisp. NOTE: We want to let our gluten sensitive clients know that this product contains hydrolyzed wheat protein.