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Living Proof Perfect Hair Day %28PhD%29 5-in-1 Styling Treatment

Living Proof

Perfect Hair Day (PhD) 5-in-1 Styling Treatment

Item #: 2264843 Size: 4.0 oz

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Living Proof Perfect hair Day (PhD) 5-in-1 Styling Treatment is a genius solution that allows you to style and treat in one step. Powered by Living Proof's patented Healthy Hair Molecule (OFPMA) and their Thickening Molecule (PBAE), Perfect hair Day (PhD) 5-in-1 Styling Treatment:
  • Delivers the five benefits for beautiful healthy looking hair in one easy step - smoothness, volume, conditioning, strength and polish
  • Styles and treats without compromising one for the other

Perfect hair Day works hard to keep hair looking and feeling healthy.

The Perfect hair Day line*:
  • Delivers the five benefits for beautiful, healthy looking hair - smoothness, volume, conditioning, strength and polish
  • Helps you wash your hair less often
  • Makes hair look healthier instantly and gets better over time

Perfect hair Day (PhD) 5-in-1 Styling Treatment is ideal for all hair types. It is silicone-free. Safe and formulated for color and chemically treated hair.

*Perfect hair Day Shampoo, Conditioner and 5-in-1 Styling Treatment

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Apply Perfect hair Day (PhD) 5-in-1 Styling Treatment to damp hair. Blow dry.
Water/Eau/Aqua, Myristyl Alcohol, Maltodextrin/VP Copolymer, Octafluoropentyl Methacrylate (OFPMA), Lauryl Methyl Gluceth-10 Hydroxypropyldimonium Chloride, Behentrimonium Methosulfate, Polyalkylaminoester-1 (PBAE), Polyquaternium-55, Hydroxyethylcellulose, C10-40 Isoalkylamidopropylethyldimonium Ethosulfate, Behenyl/Stearyl Aminopropanediol Esters, DimethylPABAmidopropyl Laurdimonium Tosylate, PPG-3 Benzyl Ether Ethylhexanoate, Oleth-10, Cetyl Alcohol, PPG-2 Myristyl Ether Propionate, Steareth-2, Oleyl Alcohol, Steareth-10, Astrocaryum Tucuma Seed Butter, Dipropylene Glycol, Butylene Glycol, Myrica Pubescens Fruit Wax, Caprylic Acid, Lauric Acid, Potassium Sorbate, Propanediol, Fragrance/Parfum, Butylphenyl Methylpropional, Citral, Citronellol.

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Living ProofPerfect Hair Day (PhD) 5-in-1 Styling Treatment
 
4.3

(based on 535 reviews)

85%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (405)
  • Effective (308)
  • Smells great (266)
  • Lightweight (179)
  • Good value (111)

Cons

  • Doesn't work (28)
  • Pricey / poor value (15)
  • Not effective (13)
  • Strong smell (11)
  • Pricey (9)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (152)
  • Frizziness/flyaways (140)
  • Color-treated hair (120)
  • Dry/damaged hair (106)
  • Limpness/lifelessness (98)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (159), Brand buyer (91), Product junkie (87), Survivalist / minimalist (80), Budget shopper (58)
    • Hair Type:
    • Wavy hair (167), Straight hair (140), Very curly hair (23)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 30 minutes (94), 10 minutes (37), 1+ hour (29)

Reviewed by 535 customers

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5.0

Excellent!

By Julie

from Freeland Michigan

About Me Product Junkie

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Daily Use
    • Straight Hair

    Comments about Living Proof Perfect Hair Day (PhD) 5-in-1 Styling Treatment:

    Makes me feel like I have a new head of hair

    • Hair Type:
    • Straight Hair

    (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

     
    3.0

    On the fence

    By Gina

    from Baltimore

    About Me Beauty Conscious

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

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

    Cons

    • Doesn't Work
    • Pricey

    Best Uses

    • Daily Use

    Comments about Living Proof Perfect Hair Day (PhD) 5-in-1 Styling Treatment:

    Not sure yet, but I am pretty sure I spent almost $30 for a product that is at best ...okay. It does fill in my scraggly ends a bit, but so did my Pureology split end mender, I'll have to give the product more of a chance. It doesn't weigh my hair down, smells nice, but my hair is just as smooth, frizzy and flat as before. I don't think it's some miracle product, which, is not surprising but is still disappointing. For now, I can't recommend this strictly due to price outweighing the results.

    • Hair Type:
    • Wavy Hair
     
    5.0

    Lifesaver for my short hair after chemo

    By Janice

    from Houston, Texas

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Non-Greasy
    • Strong Hold

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Living Proof Perfect Hair Day (PhD) 5-in-1 Styling Treatment:

        I have been using it every day since my hair started growing out after chemo. Otherwise I would look like a chia pet. I makes working with what hair I do have easy, and it saved the day.

        • Hair Type:
        • Wavy Hair
         
        5.0

        Great product for all hair types

        By CeCe

        from Tucson, Az

        About Me Beauty Conscious

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Curly Hair
          • Daily Use
          • Travel

          Comments about Living Proof Perfect Hair Day (PhD) 5-in-1 Styling Treatment:

          It holds up to its name 5 in 1 perfect hair day, I don't know what I would do without it now!

          • Hair Type:
          • Very Curly Hair
           
          5.0

          Wonderful Product!!

          By FabMom

          from Arlington, TX

          About Me Beauty Conscious

          Verified Reviewer

          Pros

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

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Thicker Hair

            Comments about Living Proof Perfect Hair Day (PhD) 5-in-1 Styling Treatment:

            I have thick and wavy hair. It was feeling very dry and lifeless lately. So i did some research and found this lovely product. I used about a quarter size amount and applied to my freshly washed hair. I blow dried as usual and immediately noticed the difference. My hair had volume, it was so soft and frizz free. AMAZING!! This just made my Favorite list for sure! Brought my hair back to life in one use. (...I also used the Perfect Hair Day conditioner in travel size - which i will be buying in the bigger bottle now) Great stuff!

            • Hair Type:
            • Wavy Hair
             
            5.0

            Excellent

            By Keoe

            from Tucson, Arizona

            About Me Beauty Conscious

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use
              • Straight Hair
              • Travel

              Comments about Living Proof Perfect Hair Day (PhD) 5-in-1 Styling Treatment:

              Great detangler

              • Hair Type:
              • Straight Hair
               
              5.0

              1st time in my life I have LOVED my hair.

              By Gma Shell

              from Henderson TX

              About Me Minimalist

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use
                • Thinner Hair
                • Travel

                Comments about Living Proof Perfect Hair Day (PhD) 5-in-1 Styling Treatment:

                Finally -1 product - use just a dab - blow and go! have bought about every prodigy out there promising fuller hair with body & weightless....at last, a promise kept!

                • Hair Type:
                • Wavy Hair

                (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Love it!

                By Nay Nay

                from Tulsa

                About Me Product Junkie

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

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

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Curly Hair
                  • Daily Use
                  • Straight Hair
                  • Thicker Hair
                  • Thinner Hair
                  • Travel

                  Comments about Living Proof Perfect Hair Day (PhD) 5-in-1 Styling Treatment:

                  This is my 2 ond bottle. Have been using another product for many years but didn't like how it made my hair feel like straw. So I tried this 5-1 product and am so pleased that I bought another bottle. Leaves my hair soft and manageable!!!

                  • Hair Type:
                  • Wavy Hair
                   
                  4.0

                  Great Product!

                  By VP

                  from Paramus, NJ

                  About Me Beauty Conscious

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

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

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Daily Use
                    • Straight Hair
                    • Thinner Hair

                    Comments about Living Proof Perfect Hair Day (PhD) 5-in-1 Styling Treatment:

                    I've been using this product for years and I absolutely love it. I have flat and fine hair and it does make a difference after applying the treatment. Recommend to blow dry after it.

                    • Hair Type:
                    • Straight Hair
                     
                    5.0

                    Yass!

                    By SlayBelle

                    from Owings Mills, Md

                    About Me Minimalist

                    Verified Buyer

                    Comments about Living Proof Perfect Hair Day (PhD) 5-in-1 Styling Treatment:

                    Looove this hair care line!

                    • Hair Type:
                    • Wavy Hair

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                    28 Questions | 28 Answers
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                    • Q:

                      I use the 5-in-1 styling treatment whenever I wash my hair. I also use the Restore shampoo and conditioner. I was thinking of trying the Restore Instant Repair. Would I use this before the Instant Repair or after?
                      Asked on 12/28/2016 by Janna from NC

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Apply the Restore Instant Repair and then the 5-in-1 styling treatment!

                        Answered on 2/16/2017 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                    • Q:

                      I love every product I've tried so far. I have really fine hair, and worried about breakage and thinning. Can I use this with the thickening creme? Thus far, I'm using the dry shampoo, volume blast, and just purchased the pre-shampoo treatment and thickening creme. My next purchase will be the full shampoo and conditioner and 5 in 1 styling product, I think. Volume, as well as keeping my fine, color treated hair healthy. Would this be a good idea for both?
                      Asked on 11/9/2016 by Ulta4life from Haden, AR

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Yes, this product seems like a great choice to add to your regimen! It also has heat protection of up to 450 degrees!

                        Answered on 12/15/2016 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                    • Q:

                      Hi does anyone know if this detangles? I don't like to put a lot of product in my hair and I would love if I didn't have to use a separate conditioner. I have fine, thin hair. Thanks!
                      Asked on 8/2/2016 by JGlitter

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        PhD 5-in-1 Styling Treatment is not meant to be detangling, it's a styler that delivers the five benefits for a perfect hair day in one easy step- smoothness, volume, conditioning, strength and polish. We recommend still using your conditioner after cleansing for detangling benefits.

                        Answered on 8/3/2016 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                    • Q:

                      How does this product differ from Nightcap? Would they be used together?
                      Asked on 7/2/2016 by Canash from Nashville

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        PhD Night Cap is an overnight treatment meant to provide shiny, vibrant, and more manageable hair while you sleep. It's meant to be washed out in the morning and has no hold. PhD 5-in-1 Styling Treatment is a styler that provides smoothness, volume, conditioning, strength and polish in one product. They can absolutely be used together with Night Cap as your overnight treatment and 5-in-1 Styling Treatment as your all in one styler.

                        Answered on 7/12/2016 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                    • Q:

                      I have thick, almost shoulder length hair. How much product should I use?
                      Asked on 6/5/2016 by Shannon from Kalamazoo, MI

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        We suggest starting with a nickel size amount on damp hair. Spot treat with more if needed before styling.

                        Answered on 6/6/2016 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                    • Q:

                      Would this be great to use for bleached hair? I recently got my hair bleached and it's beginning to frizz, dry up and easily tangled. Will this product treat it?
                      Asked on 5/8/2016 by Bleachedhair

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        Yes, this is the perfect treatment to help restore processed hair! Enjoy!

                        Answered on 5/13/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                    • Q:

                      I currently use the Leave in Conditioner and Nourishing Styling Cream,in that order. Then blow dry and flat iron. I'm thinking I might like to add this product as well. When would I apply it? Before or after the Nourishing Styling Cream?
                      Thank you!
                      Asked on 5/7/2016 by Mum the makeup junkie from Edina, MN

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        You would apply PhD 5-in-1 Styling Treatment after the No Frizz Nourishing Styling Cream. Enjoy! :-)

                        Answered on 5/17/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                    • Q:

                      Can I use it on dry hair before straightening?
                      Asked on 4/9/2016 by Betsy from Spokane Valley, WA

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        No, this product works best applied to damp, towel dried hair. For your needs, we recommend using Restore Instant Protection Spray (Item #: 2276276) on dry hair before straightening.

                        Answered on 4/21/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                    • Q:

                      When is the best time to apply this product? The bottles says to put on wet or dry before you go to sleep but this site says to apply before your blow dry?
                      Asked on 1/26/2016 by curious from ontario, CA

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        Here are the proper usage instructions for this product:

                        On clean, damp hair, evenly distribute PhD styler from roots to ends. Comb through. For best results, blow dry.

                        Tips + tricks:

                        To enhance body and volume, use a round brush when blow drying
                        To create a smooth, polished style, use a flat brush when blow drying
                        When air drying, use slightly less product
                        For added volume, use with Full Root Lifting Spray or Full Thickening Mousse
                        For extra conditioning and smoothing, pair with No Frizz Leave-In Conditioner

                        Please double check that the bottle you have is instead Perfect Hair Day (PhD) Night Cap Overnight Perfector, which is an overnight treatment product:

                        http://www.ulta.com/ulta/browse/productDetail.jsp?productId=xlsImpprod13031191

                        Answered on 1/27/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                    • Q:

                      Have fine,thin hair. Anyone in my boat and will it work for me? Thx
                      Asked on 1/11/2016 by Mary from MN,

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        This product is great for all hair types. Only a little is needed. Apply to damp hair and comb through well. Start with a small amount and add more if needed. Style with heat. If air drying, use less product.

                        Answered on 1/25/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
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