The beauty, versatility and simplicity of a perm rod set make it a go-to for naturalistas looking to revamp their style. From short to long strands, add a great perm rod set, and watch how hair can dramatically change overnight. However, if you talk to any curly-gal who has installed a perm-rod set on herself or had it professionally done, you’ll quickly realize, the process is a meticulous one that requires patience and the RIGHT kind of products.  If you’re ready to try your first at-home perm-rod set, or are a pro, here are 7 hair foams and mousse to ensure your curls are shiny, long-lasting and defined.

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Mylon’s Argan and Marula Wrap Foam Mousse, $7.99

Mylon’s Wrap and Foam Mousse is a lightweight foam that hydrates hair from the inside out while adding bounce to each curl. Enriched with Argan oil botanical extracts that moisturizes your hair so it can be soft, and have amazing volume. This formula balances hydration and holds to create the ultimate luxurious style.

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Botanika Enhancer Mousse, $10.99

Whether you’re looking to sculpt the perfect perm rod set, or refresh your curls after a few days, Botanika’s Enhancer Mousse is your go-to product. Enriched with sage, thyme and terragon, this curl-enhancing mousse leaves hair smelling amazing, and also dries quickly for the perfect hold.  Maximize your definition and reduce your frizz when you apply it for a beautiful finish.

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Lotta Body Refine Me Curl Defining Mousse

Lottabody’s Refine Me Curl Defining Mousse is uses the powerful ingredients of Milk and Honey to add a succulently sweet scent to hair while nourishing strands. This product adds slip and restores moisture for a smooth and shiny perm rod set that is sure to turn heads.

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The Doux Mousse Def Texture Foam, $15.99

Texture, texture and more texture are all you can expect when you use The Doux Mousse Def Texture Foam for your next perm rod set. Using hydrating Aloe Leaf, this mousse keeps curls moist and hydrated without the crunch. It also contains natural humectants and silk protein that work to combat humidity while strengthening hair and leave hair soft for touchable, beautiful curls.

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Design Essentials Almond and Avocado Enhancing Mousse, $15.99

When the ingredients are almonds and avocado, you know your hair is in for a treat. Design Essentials has outdone themselves this time! Great for all hair types, this mousse is a lightweight and non-greasy silky product that will leave your curls well defined and easy to manage. Not to mention, it’s fortified with wheat protein for deep penetration and curls that bounce, and look stunning.

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Bask & Bloom Essentials Hydrating Vitamin Curl Mousse, $15.99

Treat your strands to a n oasis of herbal botanicals when you add Bask and Bloom Essential’s Hydrating Vitamin Curl Mousse. Their mousse contains ginger root extract, which helps promote hair growth while silk protein goes to work ensuring each curl is luminous with volume.

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Alikay Naturals Lemongrass Styling Mousse, $14.99

Alikay Naturals Lemongrass Style Mousse gives your strands the ultimate in style versatility. Lemongrass oil strengthens hair follicles, promote healthy hair growth, reduce hair shedding, soothe dry hair and itchy scalp, make hair feel silky and look shiny. You’ll being in heaven as you immerse your sense in its lemon fresh smell with strong, flexible hold.