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Alterna Caviar Repair Rx Re-Texturizing Protein Crème

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Caviar Repair Rx Re-Texturizing Protein Crème

Item #: 2252442 Size: 5.1 oz

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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
 
4.4

(based on 32 reviews)

90%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (25)
  • Smells great (18)
  • Controls frizz (17)
  • Lightweight (15)
  • Non-greasy (14)

Cons

  • Doesn't work (3)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (9)
  • Curly hair (8)
  • Dry/damaged hair (7)
  • Thick hair (7)
  • Straight hair (6)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (15), Product junkie (8), Survivalist / minimalist (7)
    • Hair Type:
    • Wavy hair (18), Straight hair (9), Very curly hair (4)

Reviewed by 32 customers

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5.0

Walla!!

By Kitty

from Marrero

About Me Beauty Conscious

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • Effective
  • Gentle

Cons

    Best Uses

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

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

    My very first time I used this product is saw a change in my hair. At that point I was like, this will always be a staple in my product line

    • Hair Type:
    • Straight Hair
     
    5.0

    I keep buying this product again and again

    By Kate

    from Los Angeles, CA

    About Me Beauty Conscious

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Effective
    • Gentle
    • Smells great

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Dry/Damaged Hair
      • Frizziness/Flyaways
      • Limpness/Lifelessness

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

      I have long dry damaged hair and this product adds life to it, and it also controls frizz. Depending though on the frequency of the hair washing it can be pricey.

      • Hair Type:
      • Wavy Hair
       
      5.0

      It works!

      By Hrf67

      from San Luis obispo, CA

      About Me Beauty Conscious

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Effective
      • Gentle
      • Smells great

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Dry/Damaged Hair

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

        I put this on my ends on wet hair. I had very dry ends that would easily split, but this protein cream has drastically changed the way my ends look and feel. I am finally able to grow my hair out because I don't need to trim so much off because of damage. Only leave-in that works!!

        • Hair Type:
        • Straight Hair
         
        5.0

        Best thing ever!

        By Priscilla

        from El Paso

        About Me Beauty Conscious

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Controls Frizz
        • Easy To Use
        • Lightweight
        • Non-Greasy
        • Smells Great

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Curly Hair
          • Daily Use
          • Straight Hair
          • Thinner Hair

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

          Lover this product well worth every cent..

          • Hair Type:
          • Wavy Hair
           
          5.0

          Best leave-in product for my hair!

          By Jan

          from Wheaton, IL

          About Me Beauty Conscious

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Controls Frizz
          • Easy To Use
          • Lightweight
          • Non-Greasy

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Curly Hair
            • Thinner Hair

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

            I absolutely love the Caviar protein creme and have used it for over a year now. I have a lot of super fine hair and this product leaves my hair frizz free, smooth and shiny. This is my hand down favorite leave-in product. So many people comment on how healthy my long hair looks now since I've been addicted to the protein cream. I don't use any other shine or cream products in my hair just this product... love it!

            • Hair Type:
            • Wavy Hair

            (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

             
            4.0

            Great product

            By Hair guru

            from Houston Texas

            About Me Product Junkie

            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Lightweight
            • Non-Greasy

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use

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

              Great for bleached hair to replace protein and smooth and refinish dry straw like hair. Results are instant, but obviously you have to use it daily if you want the smooth results. I have bleached my hair numerous times, and ended up with dry , brittle , straw like hair and nothing worked to smooth down the rough areas except this product. It leaves my hair smooth, shiny and healthy looking. No repair product has worked for me except this stuff. It'd a retexturizing cream so it pretty much resurfaces your hair. Results are instant, and you apply it to clean damp hair. I use this every time I plan on wearing my hair down . if you don't have severely damaged hair, bleached hair, or porous hair from chemical processing, you don't need this. This is for people have stripped the protirn from their hair during chemical process.

              • Hair Type:
              • Straight Hair
               
              5.0

              Makes your hair silky smooth

              By Jules

              from York PA

              About Me Minimalist

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Controls Frizz
              • Easy To Use
              • Lightweight
              • Non-Greasy
              • Smells Great
              • Strong Hold

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use
                • Straight Hair
                • Travel

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

                A little bit goes a long way

                • Hair Type:
                • Straight Hair
                 
                5.0

                This product has made my hair healthy and smooth

                By Roberta

                from CT

                About Me Minimalist

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Controls Frizz
                • Easy To Use
                • Lightweight
                • Smells Great

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Daily Use
                  • Thicker Hair

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

                  This product is a bit pricey but has brought my hair from dry and thin to healthy and thick

                  • Hair Type:
                  • Very Curly Hair
                   
                  5.0

                  Best texturizing product for my hair

                  By Laurie

                  from Selkirk, NY

                  About Me Beauty Conscious

                  Verified Reviewer

                  Pros

                  • Controls Frizz
                  • Lightweight
                  • Moisturizing
                  • Unscented

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Curly Hair
                    • Daily Use

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

                    I've used this for several years as a last finishing touch to my wavy going gray hair. After applying hair oil to control frizz, I use this creme for texturizing and long lasting frizz control/moisturizing. It keeps waves crisp but not crunchy and doesn't way down my hair.

                    • Hair Type:
                    • Wavy Hair
                     
                    5.0

                    Just love how this product makes my hair look and feel

                    By Annie

                    from Ontario Canada

                    About Me Beauty Conscious

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Controls Frizz
                    • Smells Great

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Thicker Hair

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

                      So great to make damaged hair feel healthy

                      • 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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