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Caviar Repair Rx Re-Texturizing Protein Crème

5.1 oz Item 2252442

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Caviar Repair Rx Re-Texturizing Protein Crème is a deeply restorative leave in treatment. Formulated with strand-building proteins to help restructure strands, filling in gaps & tears in the cuticle and strengthening the hair to protect from breakage & future damage. Transforms previously coarse hair, significantly improving smoothness, texture & manageability. Key product benefits are derived from strand-building proteins, which target damage at the microscopic level, working to repair each individual strand of hair:

  • Rebuilds: This unique ingredient blend delivers essential nutrients to the hair's interior cortex, nourishing to help strengthen strands. Fills in gaps and tears in the damaged cuticle, reconstructing this protective layer to ensure that nutrients do not escape. Cements the newly constructed, exterior cuticle to the interior cortex, ensuring that the scales of the hair lay flat.
  • Resurfaces: Seals and reinforces the cuticle layer with a defensive shield that strengthens the strand to increase resistance to breakage while infusing hair with vital antioxidants to help prevent free radical penetration and other damage from occurring.
  • Restores: Leaves strands fully restored to their healthy, pre-damaged state. Hair is stronger, smoother, softer and shinier.


Clinically proven to reduce breakage by 95%. (When used with Caviar Repair Rx Instant Recovery Shampoo & Instant Recovery Conditioner). Free of parabens, sulfates, sodium chloride, gluten, artificial color, phthalates.

Apply to freshly cleansed hair, focusing on the lengths. Blow dry as usual. Depending on the severity of damage, use 1-3 times per week.
Water (Aqua), Cyclopentasiloxane, Propylene Glycol , Dimethiconol, Sodium Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer, Isohexadecane, Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein, Phospholipids, Hydrolyzed Rice Protein, Hydrolyzed Cottonseed Protein, Superoxide Dismutase, Trimethylsiloxyphenyl Dimethicone, Ascorbic Acid, Caviar Extract, Algae Extract, Polysilicone-15, Hydrolyzed Corn Protein, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, Hydrolyzed Soy Protein, Saccharomyces/Magnesium Ferment, Saccharomyces/Copper Ferment, Saccharomyces/Silicon Ferment, Saccharomyces/Zinc Ferment, Saccharomyces/Iron Ferment, Butylene Glycol, Glycerin, Polysorbate 80, Disodium EDTA, Aminomethyl Propanol, Methylisothiazolinone, Phenoxyethanol, Fragrance (Parfum), Limonene, Linalool, Hexyl Cinnamal, Citral, Coumarin, Geraniol, Mica, Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891).

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AlternaCaviar Repair Rx Re-Texturizing Protein Crème
 
4.5

(based on 44 reviews)

93%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (37)
  • Smells great (30)
  • Effective (18)
  • Controls frizz (17)
  • Lightweight (15)

Cons

  • Doesn't work (3)

Best Uses

  • Dry/damaged hair (17)
  • Frizziness/flyaways (14)
  • Color-treated hair (12)
  • Curly hair (9)
  • Daily use (9)
    • Hair Type:
    • Wavy hair (25), Straight hair (12), Very curly hair (5)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (20), Product junkie (10), Survivalist / minimalist (9)

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4.0

I would recommend this product

By Minimalist Mommy 75

from Hanover, PA

About Me Minimalist

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • Effective
  • Gentle
  • Smells great

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Color-treated Hair
    • Frizziness/Flyaways

    Comments about Alterna Caviar Repair Rx Re-Texturizing Protein Crème:

    Easy to use but be careful not to use too much, it will weigh your hair down. It's a little pricy but I've always like the Alterna line, gentle yet effective for your hair without the hatch chemicals.

    • Hair Type:
    • Wavy Hair

    (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Yes

    By Viona

    from Saint Paul MN

    About Me Beauty Conscious

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Effective
    • Gentle
    • Good Value
    • Smells great

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Dry/Damaged Hair
      • Frizziness/Flyaways

      Comments about Alterna Caviar Repair Rx Re-Texturizing Protein Crème:

      After wash my hair.

      • Hair Type:
      • Wavy Hair

      (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Awesome Product

      By Shop Kat

      from Monterey California

      About Me Beauty Conscious

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Effective
      • Gentle
      • Good Value
      • Smells great

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Color-treated Hair
        • Dry/Damaged Hair
        • Frizziness/Flyaways
        • I use oil in this line for shine this works
        • Limpness/Lifelessness
        • Normal Hair

        Comments about Alterna Caviar Repair Rx Re-Texturizing Protein Crème:

        This protein cream makes my hair feel stronger

        • Hair Type:
        • Wavy Hair

        (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Great Product

        By Sly

        from Irving Texas

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Effective
        • Gentle
        • Smells great

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Frizziness/Flyaways

          Comments about Alterna Caviar Repair Rx Re-Texturizing Protein Crème:

          I have very long hair and this leave in conditioner is fantastic.

           
          4.0

          Jury still out - but I think it may be helping

          By JoJo

          from Gardena, Ca.

          About Me Beauty Conscious

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Smells great

          Cons

          • makes hair sticky and stiff

          Best Uses

          • Color-treated Hair
          • Dry/Damaged Hair
          • Frizziness/Flyaways

          Comments about Alterna Caviar Repair Rx Re-Texturizing Protein Crème:

          The jury is still out on this product. I have only used it a few times. I have very thick, coarse, wavy, frizzy, asian hair. It is also color treated and dry and damaged. I put this on the hair shaft from the middle through to the ends, paying extra attention to the ends. I think it is helping to repair the ends but I am still waiting to see how it performs after several more applications. I put it in my hair when I know I won't be going anywhere.

          • Hair Type:
          • Wavy Hair
           
          5.0

          Good cream

          By Rhi

          from Lexington park, md

          About Me Product Junkie

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Effective
          • Gentle
          • Good Value
          • Smells great

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Dry/Damaged Hair
            • Frizziness/Flyaways
            • Normal Hair

            Comments about Alterna Caviar Repair Rx Re-Texturizing Protein Crème:

            This product goes on after towel drying your hair and it goes on a little thick since it's a cream. It doesn't weigh my hair down or make it feel greasy.. it just gives it a silky hydrated feeling. I'm not sure I'll be repurchasing since it's so expensive but I might if it's on sale

            • Hair Type:
            • Straight Hair

            (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            LOVE this

            By SandyDandy

            from Elkton, MD

            About Me Beauty Conscious

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Effective
            • Smells great

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Dry/Damaged Hair

              Comments about Alterna Caviar Repair Rx Re-Texturizing Protein Crème:

              Just a quick addition to my morning routine and my hair is in such good shape now.

              • Hair Type:
              • Wavy Hair

              (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Love this product!

              By Debbie

              from Novi MI

              About Me Minimalist

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Use
              • Effective
              • Gentle
              • Smells great

              Cons

              • Expensive!

              Best Uses

              • Color-treated Hair
              • Curly hair
              • Dry/Damaged Hair
              • Frizziness/Flyaways

              Comments about Alterna Caviar Repair Rx Re-Texturizing Protein Crème:

              Excellent product.

              • Hair Type:
              • Very Curly Hair

              (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              4.0

              HAVE BOUGHT AGAIN AND AGAIN

              By ladybug

              from warsaw In

              About Me Professional Stylist

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Use
              • Effective
              • Good Value
              • Smells great

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Color-treated Hair
                • Dry/Damaged Hair

                Comments about Alterna Caviar Repair Rx Re-Texturizing Protein Crème:

                put it on towel dried hair, leave on

                • Hair Type:
                • Straight Hair

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Amazing leave-in conditioner!

                By jnvinc0016

                from Nashville, TN

                About Me Beauty Conscious

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Use
                • Effective
                • Gentle
                • Good Value
                • Smells great

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Color-treated Hair
                  • Dry/Damaged Hair
                  • Flaking/Dandruff
                  • Frizziness/Flyaways
                  • Limpness/Lifelessness
                  • Normal Hair

                  Comments about Alterna Caviar Repair Rx Re-Texturizing Protein Crème:

                  I will never be without this product again! I have fine, wavy, color-treated hair. Finding a leave-in conditioner that moisturizes without leaving greasy residue is VERY hard. This is magic though! Definitely worth every penny!

                  • Hair Type:
                  • Wavy Hair

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                  • Q:

                    It was recommended that the caviar re-texturizing cream be used after the scalp and lengthening exlir for those with thick and coarse hair. I'm African-American and wondering is it essential to use the cream after as recommended or only if my hair is damaged, which it is not?
                    Asked on 9/10/2016 by Age from Milwaukee, WI

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      No - all Alterna products can be layered on top of one another but you do not have to use the Lengthening Elixir before the Protein Cream to receive the benefits or vice versa. We recommend using the Protein Cream once a week, even if you hair isn't severely damaged to strengthen and protect the hair from future damage.

                      Answered on 9/26/2016 by Brand Expert from Alterna
                  • Q:

                    My hair is very fine is it going to weight it down?- some styling products make my hair lifeless and oily
                    Asked on 10/22/2015 by Hair queen

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      No it should not weigh down the hair. Apply a dime size throughout the hair 1-3 times a week for optimum results.

                      Answered on 11/5/2015 by Brand Expert from Alterna
                  • Q:

                    Is this product effective on dry hair or do you have to use it on damp hair after shampoo/conditioner?
                    Asked on 7/31/2015 by Alterna Fan

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Caviar Repair RX Re-Texturizing Protein Crème is designed specifically to work on damp hair. While it could be applied to dry hair and won't harm the hair, it may not give the results that it is intended to give and may not give as nice a finish. Keep in mind, though that it is not intended for daily use and you only need to use it 1-3 times per week to see fantastic results.

                      Answered on 8/11/2015 by Brand Expert from Alterna
                  • Q:

                    Does it work without blow drying or do I need to use heat to activate it?
                    Asked on 3/11/2015 by Brittap from L.A. CA

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Caviar Repair Rx Re-Texturizing Protein Crème can be used on your hair whether you blow-dry or air-dry it. It does not require heat for activation.

                      Answered on 3/12/2015 by Brand Expert from Alterna
                  • Q:

                    is it safe to use this product every day.. I was told that protein would actually break my hair off more and only to use this product may e twice a week
                    Asked on 3/10/2015 by angelique from spokane

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      For optimum results, it is recommended to use this product 1-3 times a week, as needed.

                      Answered on 3/18/2015 by Brand Expert from Alterna
                  • Q:

                    Is this product safe for color treated hair? I have a lot of gray at my roots, my hair is colored dark blonde. Some conditioning products that are protein can strip away the color within a few uses and my grey pops right out. Would love to order, so a prompt answer would be soooo appreciated!
                    Asked on 3/7/2015 by Shelley from Forest Hills NY

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      This product is specially formulated to be color safe

                      Answered on 3/18/2015 by Brand Expert from Alterna
                  • Q:

                    When using this product, do I wash and regular condition before applying this as a leave-in conditioner, or do I just wash and skip the regular conditioner before applying this as leave-in?
                    Asked on 10/13/2014 by Clueless Beauty from Denver, CO

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      We recommend shampooing and conditioning, then applying this product to towel dried hair.

                      Answered on 10/14/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                  • Q:

                    Can I use this product together with blow dry spray that also should be applied on wet hair?.my hair is highlighted.
                    Asked on 8/8/2014 by lolo from United States

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      Yes, we recommend applying this product first, then layering your blowout spray over it for best results.

                      Answered on 8/15/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                  • Q:

                    How many oz are in this tube of Repair re-texturizing cream from Alterna
                    Asked on 7/20/2014 by Lore from Oceanside

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      This product's size is 5.1 oz.

                      Answered on 7/28/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                  • Q:

                    Hair got coarse and damaged after bleaching, looking for something that will repair and make my hair manageable again.
                    Asked on 3/12/2014 by Mary

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      This product works great as a reparative leave-in treatment for dry, damaged hair and can be used 1-3 days a week, depending on the severity of damage. It is formulated with Strand-Building Proteins to help rebuild hair and improve texture and manageability.

                      For further hair repair, we recommend a weekly hair mask like Alterna CAVIAR Repair RX Masque (Item #: 2251344), which contains super-concentrated microbeads containing the same reparative Strand-Building Proteins for a larger dose of treatment: http://www.ulta.com/ulta/browse/productDetail.jsp?productId=xlsImpprod4610209

                      Answered on 3/13/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
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