Ulta Beauty is giving us another reason to get excited about fall this year with their annual Gorgeous Hair Event (October 1-21). This shopping event will feature daily beauty steals that you (and your wallet) will love—including deals on L'Oréal’s portfolio of professional brands. So, grab your pumpkin spice latte and join us as we uncover some of the salon-quality product deals you won’t want to miss out on.
Hair Deals Not to Miss at Ulta Beauty’s Gorgeous Hair Event
Calling all budget-savvy shoppers: Ulta Beauty’s Gorgeous Hair Event is about to become one of your favorite hair sales of the year. We’re talking major discounts on salon-grade brands you don’t often find discounted, like Redken, Pureology, Matrix, and Biolage Professional.
Ahead, we have the inside scoop on the deals—in-store and some exclusively online—that can seriously upgrade your hair care routine. Be sure to check the event page for the sale prices and to browse for any more of your favorites that didn’t make our list. You’ll want to set a reminder to check in daily, too, as some promotions will change throughout the month.Sure, you can shop hair care must-haves throughout the year at Ulta Beauty—but trust us, you don’t want to miss these savings.
On October 1st, Matrix is offering 50% off many of their top styling products when you shop online. Here are some of our top Matrix beauty best-sellers to consider stocking up on. (And don’t forget to check out our review of Matrix’s pro styling products before you begin shopping!)
Vavoom Triple Freeze Extra Dry Hairspray
This extremely high-hold hairspray is a styling essential if you’re looking for long-lasting volume and frizz control without any crunch or stickiness. If you’re familiar with the OG version, but have a sensitive nose, this one features a neutral scent. The fast-drying hairspray also dispenses via a tri-mist actuator for precise application.
Matrix Vavoom Triple Freeze Extra Dry Hairspray (9.0 oz), $22 MSRP
Builder Wax Spray
When it comes to styling, Matrix Builder Wax Spray offers the best of both worlds—the ease of use and hold of a hairspray with the control and texture of a hair wax. The formula provides medium control with a satin matte finish (and no waxy residue) designed to add body and dimension to any hairstyle. If you love tousled hair or a beach wave look, this product is for you.
Matrix Builder Wax Spray (150 ml), $22 MSRP
This ain’t your mama’s mousse! Modern mousse formulas are becoming star players in our hair arsenals—this weightless foam is a stylist-approved pick for creating volumizing lift and shine. It adds body and hold without weighing down fine hair and features lasting style memory. Matrix Setter Mousse deserves a spot on your shopping list if you often struggle with a lack of volume, especially at your roots. The vegan formula also has a delicious-smelling scent that includes notes of lemon, apple, and watermelon.
Matrix Setter Mousse (8.2 oz), $22 MSRP
High Amplify Wonder Boost Root Lifter
Ready to turn up the volume? Try Matrix High Amplify (previously known as Amplify). This root lift spray provides your strands with lightweight body and a flexible hold, creating gorgeous, voluminous hair. It features a targeted applicator that’s useful to create extreme root lift or an all-over volumizing effect. The vegan formula is silicone-free and provides up to 35% more volume.* (Psst! If you have fine, limp strands, check out our complete guide to volumizing thin hair.)
*When using High Amplify System vs. unwashed hair
Matrix High Amplify Wonder Boost Root Lifter (8.5 oz), $22 MSRP
A Curl Can Dream Moisturizing Cream
Matrix’s moisturizing cream deserves a spot in every styling routine for curls or coils. Infused with Manuka honey extract, the leave-in cream provides curly locks with moisture and definition without unwanted flaking or crunch. It also protects your ringlets from heat styling (up to 450 degrees) and is silicone-free, sulfate-free, and paraben-free. Give this product a try if you’re looking for natural hair movement with defined texture.
Matrix A Curl Can Dream Moisturizing Cream (16.9 oz), $24 MSRP
Redken fans will have plenty of chances to stock up on their hair care favorites throughout the month. The first sale you won’t want to miss is Redken’s 2 for $32 deal—this unbeatable promotion will be available on all Redken products from October 1-21. Not sure where to begin? Check out our two recommendations below and refresh your Redken brand knowledge before shopping!
Acidic Bonding Concentrate Lightweight Liquid Conditioner
Redken’s Acidic Bonding Concentrate range is a fan favorite among anyone with damaged, overprocessed strands—and for good reason. Formulated with citric acid and the brand’s unique concentrated bonding complex, this lightweight liquid conditioner can help intensely condition, repair, and protect color-treated strands. Spray the liquid conditioner all over your hair after shampooing with the Acidic Bonding Concentrate Shampoo for weightless repair, added volume, and bond repair.
Redken Acidic Bonding Concentrate Lightweight Liquid Conditioner (6.8 oz), $32 MSRP
Quick Blowout Heat Protectant Spray
October 14th is your day to stock up on Redken’s Quick Blowout Heat Protectant Spray at 50% off! This lightweight blow dry primer is bursting with benefits: It conditions your hair, controls frizz, and protects hair from heat damage (up to 450 degrees). The formula is packed with rich oils to help nourish your strands and features a flash drying formula that reduces blow drying time without sacrificing results.
Redken Quick Blowout Heat Protectant Spray (4.2 oz), $26 MSRP
Pureology understands that color-treated hair needs plenty of TLC. On October 7th, you can shop the Omni Beauty Steal promotion, with hard-to-beat deals on Pureology’s Strength Cure shower duo (more on that below). Help protect color vibrancy and enjoy soft, healthy-feeling hair with Pureology’s vegan formulas for color-treated hair.
Strength Cure Shampoo and Conditioner
Snag this shampoo and conditioner if you have damaged, color-treated strands. These formulas feature keravis, a strengthening protein that helps prevent hair breakage, and astaxanthin, a powerful antioxidant that helps heal and repair damaged hair. These two products work best as a duo, so remember to pick up both. Your brittle, overprocessed locks will thank you!
Mark your calendars: The best Biolage Profesional deals are happening on October 17th. Their online-only promotion will feature 50% off hair treatment staples, including Biolage’s leave-in sprays, bond therapy treatments, deep treatment packs, and more.
Full Density Densifying Leave-In Spray
Snag this product if you’re seeking a healthier-looking, fuller-feeling blowout. Infused with biotin, this lightweight leave-in treatment adds instant volume to your strands for the appearance of thicker-looking hair. Plus, it’s vegan, cruelty-free, formulated with clean ingredients, and made with sustainable packaging, so it’s a purchase you can feel good about. Check out our complete editor review before adding this one to your shopping cart to enjoy smoother, shinier, and thicker-feeling hair with fewer flyaways.
Biolage Professional Full Density Densifying Leave-In Spray (4.2 oz), $24 MSRP
Bond Therapy Intensive Treatment (Pre-Shampoo)
This one’s a must-have for anyone with overprocessed, damaged hair. The creamy pre-shampoo mask is infused with coconut oil and citric acid to deeply condition and build hair bonds from the inside out. It’s ideal for medium textured to coarse hair and is designed to help restore hair strength, with less breakage and more resilient strands.
Biolage Professional Bond Therapy Intensive Treatment (150 ml), $28 MSRP
Hydra Source Styling Mousse
Use this conditioning mousse to add body and natural movement to any hairstyle. The medium hold formula is a great pick for dry hair since it’s infused with blue agave and works as a hair treatment, helping to repair split ends and strengthen damaged locks.
Biolage Professional Hydra Source Styling Mousse (8.5 oz), $28 MSRP
Hydra Source Deep Treatment Pack
Quench your thirst for beautiful locks with this multi-use deep treatment hair mask. Perfect for anyone with extremely dry, damaged hair, this product infuses your strands with moisture and nourishment. Use this hair mask as part of your hair care routine for softer-feeling, more manageable strands with less breakage.
Biolage Professional Hydra Source Deep Treatment Pack (3.4 oz), $17 MSRP
Smooth Proof + Color Last Deep Treatment Packs
We suggest stocking up on these two additional Biolage hair packs during the Ulta Beauty Gorgeous Hair Event. Both hair masks are a staple when it comes to giving your locks the “spa treatment”. If you dye your hair, try adding the Color Last Deep Treatment Pack to your routine for enhanced color protection. All hair types can enjoy the Smooth Proof Deep Treatment Pack, which tames frizz and flyaways for a sleek, smooth finish.
Biolage Professional Smooth Proof Deep Treatment Pack (3.4 oz), $17 MSRP & Color Last Deep Treatment Pack (3.4 oz), $17 MSRP