IGK BIG TIME Volume & Thickening Mousse Review


  • Adds volume and hold to hair, ideal for styling wavy or straight hair with a natural-looking hold.


  • Pleasant scent, not overpowering.


  • Provides volume without making hair look wet or hard, perfect for those who prefer mousse over gel.
  • Gives hair a fuller appearance, making it more manageable and thicker-looking.


  • No crunchiness, noticeable improvement compared to regular hair products.
  • Thicker, creamier texture enables easy application.


  • $20-$30.

Hair Type

  • Adds volume and thickness to fine and thin hair types.
  • Lightweight and doesn't weigh hair down, perfect for short and limp hair.

Does It Last?

  • A little goes a long way, making it a cost-effective option that will last a significant amount of time.

Easy To Wash Out?

  • Easy to wash out.

Adding Too Much?

  • Excessive use of the product can leave hair feeling sticky or weighed down.
  • Start with a small amount to avoid a sticky feel and achieve better results.

Customer Reviews:

Great Volume and Hold

This mousse is amazing at giving my hair volume and hold that lasts all day. It adds the perfect amount of thickness without feeling heavy or sticky.

Disappointing Results

I had high hopes for this mousse, but it didn't deliver the volume and thickness it promised. My hair felt flat and limp, and the hold didn't last more than a couple of hours.

Perfect for Fine Hair

I have fine, thin hair and this mousse is a game-changer. It gives my hair the volume and body it needs without weighing it down. I love how it makes my hair look fuller and more voluminous.

Decent Results, but Not Outstanding

This mousse gives my hair some extra volume, but it's not as thickening as I expected. It's a decent product overall, but I've used others that work better for my hair type.

Too Sticky and Heavy

I found this mousse to be too sticky and heavy for my liking. It weighed down my hair and made it feel greasy. The volume it provided was not worth the uncomfortable texture it left in my hair.

Mixed Feelings

I have mixed feelings about this mousse. It does add some volume to my hair, but it also tends to make it look a bit frizzy. It's not a bad product, but it's not my favorite either.

Product Summary:

The IGK BIG TIME Volume & Thickening Mousse offers a flexible hold, perfect for styling wavy or straight hair. It lasts 6-8 hours, providing a natural-looking hold. This mousse has a pleasing aroma, aligning with IGK's product range. It's great for volume and hold, leaving hair looking fuller without a wet or hardened appearance. This product is ideal for those preferring mousse over gel, as it avoids crunchiness and noticeably enhances hair compared to standard products.

Its creamy texture makes application easy, and you can easily gauge the right amount. Priced between $20 to $30, it's a good value and lasts a long time. Particularly beneficial for fine, thin hair, it adds volume and thickness without heaviness. Also, it's lightweight, making it suitable for short, limp hair.

This mousse extends the time between washes, maintaining style for up to three days. It's lightweight and doesn't leave a greasy residue, reducing the need for frequent washing. However, be cautious with the quantity; too much can make hair sticky or heavy. Use a small amount first to avoid stickiness. Overall, the IGK BIG TIME Volume & Thickening Mousse is a versatile choice, offering volume, hold, and enhanced manageability without compromising texture or scent.