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    Updated on Dec 6, 2019. Posted on Dec 4, 2019

    16 Products To Help Make Your Hair Look Thicker Than It Actually Is

    Including some to encourage new hair to grow!

    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page if you decide to shop from them. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. You can wrap your locks around one of these hair doughnuts to get a sleek and voluminous bun!

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    You can easily fan your ponytail around the sleek design – these actually work best with super fine hair, as you won't have too many excess strands to wrap around the base! They also come in three different sizes so you can make a large, medium, or small bun to suit your mood.

    Price: £6.99 for a pack of three.

    2. This foldable hairband will make your ponytail look way thicker than it actually is!

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    You just have to feed your hair through this silicone band, ponytail-style, and flatten it down to create a wider and thicker-looking pony. The silicone material not only helps to secure it into place but it also won't tug at or damage your hair!

    Price: £3.28 for a pack of three.

    3. This highly-rated sea salt spray will give you the mermaid waves you've always wanted.

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    Like me, you're probably all too familiar with the strangely annoying fact that your hair is just a bit too soft to style – it's definitely a thing! This sea salt spray will give it some much-needed grip and volume, which customers swear lasts throughout the day.

    Price: £11.21

    4. L'Orèal Elnett hairspray is a classic for a reason, and this one is designed to give you a serious volume boost!

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    It's super lightweight so allows your hair to move and shine naturally, and still manages to give you volume, texture, and a 24-hour strong hold!

    Price: £5.43

    5. This large barrel ionic brush will lift your hair from the roots, while keeping it sleek and smooth.

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    It uses nano technology to significantly reduce the time it takes for your hair to dry, and the tough yet gentle bristles help to stimulate blood circulation which promotes a healthy scalp. Customers say this tackles flyaways like no other!

    Price: £9.99

    6. And this Revlon two-in-one dryer and volumiser will give you a volumised blow-dry with minimal effort and equipment.

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    If you struggle to get enough volume into your hair with the hairdryer-and-brush method alone, this blowdryer brush lifts and dries your hair from the roots for bouncy, thicker-looking hair that will last all day!

    Price: £39.98

    7. You can spritz some of this Wella texturising spray through your damp hair before blowdrying to give it lift from the roots.

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    You spray this on your hair before it's actually dry, so there's no greasy or sticky residue left on your locks – just lightweight and moveable hair with plenty of texture that will hold any hairstyle much more easily.

    Price: £6.72

    8. These keratin thickening hair fibres will transform exposed roots and thinning patches of hair in seconds!

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    The fibres work by binding to each natural strand to make your combined hairs look way thicker – the pots come in 10 different shades including light blonde, auburn, and black.

    Price: £10.00

    9. And if you want to encourage new hair growth, this phototherapy scalp massager comb promotes blood circulation for strong and healthy hair.

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    The infrared wavelengths encourage oxygen and nutrients to be sent to your hair follicles, preventing hair loss and promoting new hair growth, and the soothing vibrations of the massage function help to ease fatigue and soothe headaches.

    So many customers say this has helped strengthen their hair from the roots, stopping hair loss when nothing else would!

    Price: £24.64

    10. And this growth factor thickening treatment encourages thicker and healthier hair follicles to grow.

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    The non-greasy serum formula protects hair against free radical damage and is infused with powerful hair-loving ingredients like pea sprout extract to encourage the production of new hair cells, and peptides which stimulate collagen around the follicles for overall hair thickness.

    Price: £29.95

    11. This shampoo and conditioning duo not only encourages hair growth, but also keeps your scalp healthy!

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    This award-winning combo has over 1,000 reviews. If you find your hair always stops growing at a certain length, customers say this has helped their hair grow longer than ever before. They also report significantly reduced hair loss after only a few uses!

    Price: £25.00 for both.

    12. If you're using fibres to cover thinning hair, this hair fibre pump will give you a much more precise application.

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    It has a super thin nozzle so you can get right into your roots, and releases a fine mist so it won't spray out more product than you need.

    Price: £9.88

    13. You can use this sea salt spray and carbon clay set to add some texture and height to even the finest short hair.

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    This styling duo is paraben and cruelty free, and easily sinks into the hair without any sticky residue.

    Price: £18.99 for the set.

    14. This volumising powder mist will add texture and volume to your updos and braids.

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    Customers say you really don't need a lot of this stuff to get your tresses nice and volumised.

    Price: £9.95

    15. You can use this two-in-one ceramic hair straightener and curling iron to add some volumising waves to your hair.

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    It heats quickly to a temperature of up to 220ºC, will give you sleek curls, and is surprisingly affordable!

    Price: £29.98

    16. And finally, these clip-in hair extensions come in eight different shades to give you a touch of ombré as well as thicker lengths.

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    Customers say this hair is really soft and clips in easily, and the creator has a free colour matching service to make sure you pick out the exact right shade for your unique colouring!

    Price: £47.99 for seven individual sections of 16inch clip-ins – available in 14 - 22-inch lengths.