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Redken Genius Wash for Coarse Hair

Redken

Genius Wash for Coarse Hair

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Give your shampoo a day off with Redken's Genius Wash for Coarse Hair.

Benefits:
  • Low lather, gentle formula that cleanses and nourishes in one step
  • Gentle cleansing plus extra conditioning
  • Protects hair color
  • Increases manageability, especially if you work out
  • Color your hair or battle frizz

Genius Wash for coarse hair leaves hair smooth, soft, and shiny. Alternate with your favorite Redken shampoo for optimal results. Paraben-free, no harsh salts or chemicals.
Apply 10-14 pumps depending on hair length and thickness and distribute evenly through damp hair and gently massage. Leave on 2-5 minutes for best results and rinse thoroughly.
Aqua / Water, Cetearyl Alcohol, Sodium Cocoamphopropionate, Hydroxypropyl Starch Phosphate, Behentrimonium Chloride, Parfum / Fragrance, Isopropyl Alcohol, Caprylyl Glycol, Glycerin, Prunus Armeniaca Kernel Oil / Apricot Kernel Oil, Hydrolyzed Soy Protein, Menthol, Tocopherol.

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RedkenGenius Wash for Coarse Hair
 
4.3

(based on 17 reviews)

94%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Gentle (8)
  • Cleans thoroughly (7)
  • Easy to use (6)
  • Great smell (5)
  • Improves hair health (5)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Curly hair (4)
  • Thick hair (3)
  • Weekly use (3)
    • Hair Type:
    • Very curly hair (4), Wavy hair (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (4), Product junkie (4), Budget shopper (3)

Reviewed by 17 customers

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4.0

Alternate with a regular shampoo

By LR315

from Plano, TX

About Me Product Junkie

Verified Reviewer

Pros

  • Cleans Thoroughly
  • Gentle
  • Great Smell

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about Redken Genius Wash for Coarse Hair:

      This is a great smelling cleansing cream that I alternate with my regular shampoo. I bleach my hair, so it's nice to use this to treat it gently while still getting it clean. You have to use a lot of product to work thoroughly through hair. I like everything about it other than my hair feels dryer after I use this.

      • Hair Type:
      • Straight Hair
       
      4.0

      First time buyer of this product.

      By Dede

      from Houston

      About Me Beauty Conscious

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Cleans Thoroughly
      • Gentle

      Cons

      • Smells Bad

      Best Uses

      • Curly Hair

      Comments about Redken Genius Wash for Coarse Hair:

      Only use it once so far..It's pretty good so far.

      • Hair Type:
      • Very Curly Hair
       
      5.0

      Love! It has a great smell and leaves my hair feeling great!

      By Nekep3

      from Naples,fl

      About Me Product Junkie

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Oily Hair
        • Thicker Hair

        Comments about Redken Genius Wash for Coarse Hair:

        I was very weary...but knowing how Redken had changed my hair in the past 6 months... I went for it . I have to say I love it . For the price it is well worth it . Especially since you donr use daily.

        • Hair Type:
        • Wavy Hair

        (4 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        Worked well with my coarse curly hair

        By VC

        from Philadelphia, PA

        About Me Beauty Conscious

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Gentle
        • Improves Hair Health

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Curly Hair

          Comments about Redken Genius Wash for Coarse Hair:

          I was skeptical at first because African-American hair does not normally do well with products not made specifically for it however I am a bit mixed so I took the chance and it worked very well. It did a good job of detangling and giving moisture to my very dry curly hair.

          • Hair Type:
          • Very Curly Hair

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          My FAVORITE shampoo

          By Deb

          from Akron, OH

          About Me Beauty Conscious

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

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

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Thicker Hair

            Comments about Redken Genius Wash for Coarse Hair:

            I use this conditioner three times a week. Hands down the best conditioner I have ever used!!

            (2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

             
            4.0

            great results

            By Manda with the Curls

            from Fresno, CA

            Comments about Redken Genius Wash for Coarse Hair:

            I was pleasantly surprised with my results! My hair was in a rut with the weather change and this has helped clean my scalp from product build up (noticeable results with just one wash), my curls were bouncier, and my hair looked healthier over all. Like many others the smell is not my favorite but I'm able to put up with it because of the results. I have a lot of hair so I tend to go threw a lot of product in a week with 1-2 washes. I don't wash my hair everyday and I alternate between products, but I always feel the difference every time I use this product!

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Awesome product.

            By Anne

            from San Antonio TX

            About Me Beauty Conscious

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Curly Hair

              Comments about Redken Genius Wash for Coarse Hair:

              Great product for natural hair!

              • Hair Type:
              • Very Curly Hair

              (2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

               
              4.0

              I am very impressed

              By Tiffany Renee

              from Westbury

              About Me Product Junkie

              Verified Reviewer

              Pros

              • Cleans Thoroughly
              • Gentle
              • Great Smell
              • Lathers Well

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Kinky/Curly Hair

                Comments about Redken Genius Wash for Coarse Hair:

                I wanted to see if uncoupled find a new co wash to switch between with my Eden co-wash. My hair can be very picky because of the multiple hair types that I have( type 3C/4A,B,C). Its hard to satisfy each kink and curl, but this managed to define my hair. It also had a great tingly sensation that left my hair feeling clean without stripping it. When I deep condition afterward, my hair soaks up the moisture easily and happily. I'm very happy with the purchase, and I would buy it again.

                • Hair Type:
                • Very Curly Hair
                 
                3.0

                Good but smells like cedar chips

                By Wave 101

                from Greenville, SC

                About Me Minimalist

                Pros

                • Cleans Thoroughly

                Cons

                • Smells Bad

                Best Uses

                • Curly Hair
                • Thicker Hair

                Comments about Redken Genius Wash for Coarse Hair:

                Tried this as a cowash and was happy with how clean my scalp felt. Plus my scalp didn't itch like it does with other brands. But the smell is very odd - like cedar wood chips that one might use to keep the moths at bay. The smell was not as bad when my hair dried. But every once in a while I'd get a whiff of it.

                • Hair Type:
                • Wavy Hair
                 
                5.0

                This product really put moisture in my hair and made it soft

                By electriciannikki

                from TX

                About Me Product Junkie

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Adds Shine
                • Gentle
                • Improves Hair Health

                Cons

                • Dries Hair Out

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Redken Genius Wash for Coarse Hair:

                  I use it every other wash as recommended on the bottle.

                  • Hair Type:
                  • Wavy Hair

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                  • Q:

                    Is this sulfate free?
                    Asked on 12/18/2016 by Stacidaisy from Dayton,Oh

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Coarse Hair formula for Genius Wash is sulfate-free . The ingredients are available on the Ulta website for your review.

                      Answered on 12/19/2016 by Brand Expert from Redken
                  • Q:

                    Can this be used to preserve colored hair instead of traditional shampoos?
                    Asked on 9/25/2016 by Jasmine from Florence,Al

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Yes, Redken Genius Wash is great for color treated hair. I provides a gentle cleanse, replenishes moisture and preserves color.

                      Answered on 9/30/2016 by Brand Expert from Redken
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