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DevaCurl Buildup Buster Micellar Water Cleansing Serum

DevaCurl

Buildup Buster Micellar Water Cleansing Serum

Item #: 2506236 Size: 8.0 oz

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This rejuvenating serum uses micellar technology to remove buildup without stripping. Plus, it contains Abyssinian seed oil and jojoba for moisture and shine. Get ready for head-turning bounce!
Use the pointed tip to target the scalp. Massage all over, working it through the mid-lengths and ends. Rinse thoroughly. Be sure to follow with a DevaCurl conditioner or treatment to seal in moisture. Use weekly or as needed to get your curl groove back.
Water (Aqua, Eau), Lactamide MEA, Glycerin, Crambe Abyssinica Seed Oil, Limonium Gerberi Extract, Cynara Scolymus (Artichoke) Leaf Extract, Hydrolyzed Jojoba Esters, Hydrolyzed Pea Protein, Panthenol, Melissa Officinalis Extract, Humulus Lupulus (Hops) Extract, Cymbopogon Schoenanthus Extract, Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Extract, Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Extract, Achillea Millefolium Extract, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Hydroxypropyl Guar Hydroxyproplytrimonium Chloride, Hydroxyethylcellulose, Cocamidopropyl PG-Dimonium Chloride Phosphate, Cetrimonium Chloride, PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Polyacrylate-1 Crosspolymer, Polyquaternium-10, Polyquaternium-11, PPG-26-Buteth-26, Propanediol, Disodium EDTA, Citric Acid, Phenoxyethanol, Fragrance (Parfum).

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DevaCurlBuildup Buster Micellar Water Cleansing Serum
 
4.4

(based on 14 reviews)

86%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Cleans thoroughly (11)
  • Gentle (9)
  • Great smell (8)
  • Improves hair health (8)
  • Adds shine (7)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Curly hair (12)
  • Thick hair (3)
    • Hair Type:
    • Very curly hair (10), Wavy hair (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Product junkie (9), Beauty conscious (5)

Reviewed by 14 customers

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5.0

Great product!

By Jojo

from Charlotte, nc

About Me Beauty Conscious

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Cleans Thoroughly
  • Great Smell
  • Improves Hair Health
  • Lathers Well

Cons

  • Dries Hair Out

Best Uses

  • Curly Hair

Comments about DevaCurl Buildup Buster Micellar Water Cleansing Serum:

I suffered from hair buildup and I believe this product has helped remove the product buildup on my hair. I see significant improvement in my hair since using this product within the last week.

  • Hair Type:
  • Very Curly Hair
 
4.0

Good product but expensive

By Ashley

from NJ

About Me Product Junkie

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Cleans Thoroughly
  • Improves Hair Health

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Curly Hair

    Comments about DevaCurl Buildup Buster Micellar Water Cleansing Serum:

    This is a good product. It does exactly what it says. It leaves your hair thoroughly clean and gets rid off all that product build up. The tip makes it easy to place the product precisely in your scalp. I do think the price is a little high for the size of the bottle.

    • Hair Type:
    • Very Curly Hair
     
    1.0

    Leaves buildup, doesn't bust it

    By Ginja

    from Washington DC

    About Me Product Junkie

    Pros

      Cons

      • Doesn't rinse out
      • Greasy
      • Hair won't dry
      • Ineffective

      Best Uses

        Comments about DevaCurl Buildup Buster Micellar Water Cleansing Serum:

        I'm so confused by all the glowing reviews for this product. I was so excited to try it, but it has not met ANY of my expectations for a "buildup buster". I've tried using it several times now, with the hope that I can make it work for me, but every time it fails: my hair is heavy and weighed down, greasy (especially the roots), stringy, zero body, and it takes forever to dry. Ironically, it feels dirtier than ever, and I need something to washout the massive buildup this leaves behind. I massage it in and then spend ages trying to make sure it's rinsed out, but nothing works. My hair is normally wavy in the drier months, very curly in the more humid months, thick, and with lots of natural body, for reference. Clearly, I'm the lone dissenter here (though there are other reviews outside this site with similar experiences), and I just don't get it. There's none of the "lightness" or "bounce" that others have described, and my curls are less defined than ever...flatter than flat. I love all my other DevaCurl products, which I use regularly, but I just can't get behind this one. Going into the trash and will never be repurchased.

        • Hair Type:
        • Wavy Hair

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Honestly surprised

        By Sookee

        from Richfield, WI

        About Me Product Junkie

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Adds definition to clumping curls
        • Adds Volume
        • Cleans Thoroughly
        • Gentle
        • Removes product build up without stripping

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Alternate this with co-wash
          • Curly Hair

          Comments about DevaCurl Buildup Buster Micellar Water Cleansing Serum:

          My wavy/curly type 2b/2c hair was acting limp and sort of stringy, so I am easily persuaded to try products I see on you tube, as I bought it, I thought I would be disappointed...but no, I am so pleased with the results. My hair is clumping and curling as I want and my day 2 and day 3 hair are exceptional! I have only used this every other wash day and like the results...not drying, nor stripping.

          • Hair Type:
          • Wavy Hair
           
          2.0

          Its OK

          By Monimart1228

          from Bronx NY

          About Me Product Junkie

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

            Cons

            • Dries Hair Out

            Best Uses

              Comments about DevaCurl Buildup Buster Micellar Water Cleansing Serum:

              I was surprise it lathered but I was not a fan of how my hair feels after using the product

              • Hair Type:
              • Very Curly Hair
               
              5.0

              Good if you are using product everybday

              By CurlyGirlSAH

              from Thornton,CO

              About Me Beauty Conscious

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Cleans Thoroughly

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Curly Hair

                Comments about DevaCurl Buildup Buster Micellar Water Cleansing Serum:

                My hair felt very clean, got rid of product build up.

                • Hair Type:
                • Very Curly Hair

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                I love this product and will be buying again.

                By Yvette

                from Columbia, SC

                About Me Product Junkie

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Cleans Thoroughly
                • Gentle
                • Great Smell
                • Improves Hair Health
                • Lathers Well

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Curly Hair

                  Comments about DevaCurl Buildup Buster Micellar Water Cleansing Serum:

                  This product cleansed my hair without stripping it and my hair was soft. My curls were popping before I placed any product on it.

                  • Hair Type:
                  • Very Curly Hair
                   
                  5.0

                  Best. Ever. Period.

                  By Alfonsca

                  from New Jersey

                  About Me Product Junkie

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Adds Shine
                  • Cleans Thoroughly
                  • Completely cleanses without stripping
                  • Gentle
                  • Great Smell
                  • Moisturizing

                  Cons

                  • Bottle size
                  • Price

                  Best Uses

                  • Curly Hair
                  • Thicker Hair

                  Comments about DevaCurl Buildup Buster Micellar Water Cleansing Serum:

                  I have 3B/3C/4A, low porosity, very curly, color treated hair that tangles and knots easily. After wearing my hair in a twist out/wash and go for 2 weeks without washing I was bracing for a wash day disaster. However, the buildup buster COMPLETELY melted all of my product buildup and tangles away with ease! Great slip, gentle cleansing and provided amazing moisture and shine. Honestly couldn't ask for anything more, except more product (need to make a bigger size) and a better price. Overall, it's worth a try and I will definitely buy again! #StapleClarifyingCleanser.

                  • Hair Type:
                  • Very Curly Hair
                   
                  5.0

                  Amazing !

                  By Lissy

                  from Mimai, fl

                  About Me Beauty Conscious

                  Pros

                  • Adds Shine
                  • Cleans Thoroughly
                  • Gentle
                  • Great Smell
                  • Improves Hair Health
                  • Lathers Well

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Curly Hair

                    Comments about DevaCurl Buildup Buster Micellar Water Cleansing Serum:

                    I received this product in as a sample from an online order. I decided to give it a try, I love how clean my scalp felt after using it. Fresh and clean feeling for a serum base product.

                    • Hair Type:
                    • Very Curly Hair
                     
                    5.0

                    OMG!

                    By Mrs. Wolf

                    from Wnc

                    About Me Product Junkie

                    Verified Reviewer

                    Pros

                    • Adds Shine
                    • Cleans Thoroughly
                    • Gentle
                    • Great Smell
                    • Improves Hair Health

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Curly Hair
                      • Oily Hair
                      • Thicker Hair

                      Comments about DevaCurl Buildup Buster Micellar Water Cleansing Serum:

                      I recently ordered a bunch of stuff from Ulta and got this as a sample. My hair is wavy ,color treated ,fine but lots of it. I have been using slot of products to protect it,so needless to say it can be dull, brittle,prone to tangles and dry.

                      I used it once and it's like my hair before the damage. No more tangles,shiny, lightweight. I wish I had known about this before I placed my last order!

                      • Hair Type:
                      • Wavy Hair

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                      • Q:

                        Can you put this product on your scalp as well as your mid-lengths and ends or avoid the scalp altogether?
                        Asked on 4/16/2017 by Kristin from Las Vegas, NV

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          You can apply Build Up Bust to your scalp. For best results using Build Up Buster, on wet hair, use the pointed tip to target the scalp. Massage all over, and work it through the mid-lengths and ends. Rinse thoroughly. Be sure to follow with a DevaCurl conditioner or treatment to seal in moisture. Use weekly or as needed to get your curl groove back.

                          Answered on 4/17/2017 by Brand Expert from DevaCurl
                      • Q:

                        Can you use product such as gel after using this
                        Asked on 4/14/2017 by Jb from NJ

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          For best results using Build Up Buster, on wet hair, use the pointed tip to target the scalp. Massage all over, and work it through the mid-lengths and ends. Rinse thoroughly. Be sure to follow with a DevaCurl conditioner or treatment to seal in moisture. Use weekly or as needed to get your curl groove back. You may style as usual.

                          Answered on 4/17/2017 by Brand Expert from DevaCurl
                      • Q:

                        Can you use this product if you have straight hair no curls?
                        Asked on 4/11/2017 by kelly from NY

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          DevaCurl products are designed to hydrate, nourish, strengthen, and style all natural textures of hair. Our products are 100% botanically infused and contain no harsh sulfates, parabens, or silicones, making our products great to use for any hair type! We have products that can enhance your curly texture to give you more definition as well as products that can give you more fullness and volume.

                          Answered on 4/17/2017 by Brand Expert from DevaCurl
                      • Q:

                        Is it safe for color treated hair?
                        Asked on 3/30/2017 by B Clement from Thiensville, WI

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Yes, all DevaCurl cleansers and conditioners are safe for color treated hair.

                          Answered on 4/10/2017 by Brand Expert from DevaCurl
                      • Q:

                        Could the Buildup Buster Micellar Water Cleansing Serum replace shampoo?
                        Asked on 3/24/2017 by DirtyMartini903 from CT

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          It could once in a while, but its best used once a week or so.

                          Answered on 3/30/2017 by Brand Expert from DevaCurl
                      • Q:

                        Do you use this product right after shampoo, before using a deep conditioner? Or do you use this product on dry hair, or hair just wet not shampooed.
                        Asked on 3/22/2017 by ShelShel71 from Lansing,MI

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Use on wet hair, in place of your cleanser and follow with a conditioner.

                          Answered on 3/30/2017 by Brand Expert from DevaCurl
                      • Q:

                        Do you use this on just washed hair or do you use it on dry hair before washing?
                        Asked on 3/18/2017 by ShelShel71 from Lansing, MI

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Use on wet hair in place of a cleanser.

                          Answered on 3/30/2017 by Brand Expert from DevaCurl
                      • Q:

                        Is this safe for color treated hair?
                        Asked on 3/13/2017 by Kara from MA

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          All DevaCurl Cleansers and conditioners are safe for color treated hair.

                          Answered on 3/30/2017 by Brand Expert from DevaCurl
                      • Q:

                        Is this product safe for hair colored with vivids ?
                        Asked on 3/12/2017 by ERose138 from California

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          All of DevaCurl cleansers and conditioners are color safe.

                          Answered on 3/30/2017 by Brand Expert from DevaCurl
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