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Living Proof Perfect hair Day %28PhD%29 Dry Shampoo

Living Proof

Perfect hair Day (PhD) Dry Shampoo

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Living Proof Perfect hair Day (PhD) Dry Shampoo cleans beyond ordinary dry shampoos. It's powered by Living Proof's patented Healthy Hair Molecule (OFPMA) and Triple-Action Cleaning Technology that:
  • Absorbs and removes oil, sweat and odor
  • Makes your hair look, feel and smell clean
  • Works on all hair colors because it leaves virtually no visible residue or powdery build-up behind
  • Has a time-released fragrance to deliver a light, clean scent throughout the day

Perfect hair Day (PhD) Dry Shampoo is ideal for all hair types. It is silicone-free. Safe and formulated for color and chemically treated hair.

"Dry Shampoo" has been a bit of a misnomer as products on the market haven't actually cleaned your hair. The powder-based formulas soak up oil often leaving behind a dirty residue you can see and feel. That's not clean hair - that's just dirty hair in hiding. Living Proof Perfect hair Day (PhD) Dry Shampoo's Triple-Action Cleaning Technology tackles the three dimensions of clean hair: how it looks, how it feels, and how it smells.
  • Fast-absorbing powders soak up oil and sweat
  • Living Proof's patented Healthy Hair Molecule (OFPMA) reduces the surface friction on hair, so it's easy to remove the powders that have absorbed the oil and sweat in your hair
  • Odor neutralizers eliminate less desirable smells and time-release fragrance releases a light, clean scent all day long.

CLICK HERE to see how Perfect hair Day (PhD) Dry Shampoo works
Shake can extremely well for maximum cleaning results. Hold canister about 6-10" away from dry hair. Section thoroughly and apply product in a sweeping motion to dirty and oily areas. Wait 30 seconds for the powders to activate and cleanse. Then remove by massaging and shaking at roots with fingers or brush hair. Apply more if needed, make sure to shake can again. Style as desired.

Tips & Tricks: See white residue? A little residue that can be removed easily is normal (that's the cleaning in the works). If you experience more than that, make sure you shake the can and hold the can farther from your head.
Isobutane, Propane, Alcohol Denat., Oryza Sativa (Rice) Starch, Cellulose, Octafluoropentyl Methacrylate (OFPMA), Caprylyl Glycol, Dipropylene Glycol, Citronellyl Methylcrotonate, Hydroxypropylcellulose, Hydrated Silica, Cetrimonium Chloride, Zeolite, Ethylcellulose, Octoxynol-10, Disteardimonium Hectorite, Water/Eau/Aqua, Fragrance/Parfum, Ethylhexylglycerin, Phenethyl Alcohol, Benzyl Benzoate, Hexyl Cinnamal, Linalool, Coumarin.

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Living ProofPerfect hair Day (PhD) Dry Shampoo
 
4.6

(based on 775 reviews)

91%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Great smell (504)
  • Cleans thoroughly (474)
  • Adds volume (404)
  • Gentle (187)
  • Improves hair health (61)

Cons

  • Doesn't work (26)
  • Dries hair out (25)
  • Pricey / poor value (10)
  • Smells bad (10)
  • Harsh (5)

Best Uses

  • Oily hair (395)
  • Daily use (187)
  • Fine hair (186)
  • Thick hair (121)
  • Curly hair (61)
    • Hair Type:
    • Straight hair (330), Wavy hair (317), Very curly hair (33)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 30 minutes (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (314), Survivalist / minimalist (176), Product junkie (169), Professional stylist (9)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (34)

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5.0

Perfect for fine, greasy hair!

By blong

from Chicago, IL

About Me Minimalist

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Adds Volume
  • Cleans Thoroughly

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Oily Hair
    • Thinner Hair

    Comments about Living Proof Perfect hair Day (PhD) Dry Shampoo:

    I always want to use dry shampoo, but it tends to wear off after a few hours. My hair is so fine and is greasy unless I wash it every day. I tried this dry shampoo and it works so well! It makes my hair feel more coarse and it stays that way all day... and even into the next!

    • Hair Type:
    • Straight Hair
     
    5.0

    Best Dry Shampoo

    By Mel

    from Dayton, Oh

    About Me Beauty Conscious

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Adds Volume
    • Cleans Thoroughly
    • Great Smell

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use

      Comments about Living Proof Perfect hair Day (PhD) Dry Shampoo:

      I only wash my hair about once a week and this dry shampoo is the best out there (and I've tried many of them). Just a little bit goes a long way and it leaves my hair clean and adds volume. Great for those with thin/fine hair.

      • Hair Type:
      • Straight Hair
       
      5.0

      I have a PhD!

      By Jess Malu

      from Chicago, IL

      About Me Product Junkie

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Adds Volume
      • Cleans Thoroughly
      • Great Smell

      Cons

      • No Cons!!!

      Best Uses

      • 3rd or 4th day hair extender
      • Oily Hair

      Comments about Living Proof Perfect hair Day (PhD) Dry Shampoo:

      This is by far the best prestige dry shampoo i've ever used, and i've literally tried them all!

      • Hair Type:
      • Wavy Hair
       
      5.0

      I don't think there is anything out there better. Yet

      By BeLong

      from Ohio

      About Me Beauty Conscious

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Cleans Thoroughly

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Curly Hair
        • Daily Use
        • Oily Hair
        • Thicker Hair
        • Thinner Hair

        Comments about Living Proof Perfect hair Day (PhD) Dry Shampoo:

        I've tried many dry shampoos and this is my favorite by far! Smells good, cleans hair and doesn't leave it feeling weird like it has too many products in it.

        • Hair Type:
        • Very Curly Hair
         
        5.0

        I refuse to run out of this stuff... ever

        By Suz

        from Greensboro, NC

        About Me Beauty Conscious

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use
          • Oily Hair
          • Thinner Hair

          Comments about Living Proof Perfect hair Day (PhD) Dry Shampoo:

          This is the best dry shampoo IN THE WORLD. I have told every single one of my friends AND people in ulta looking at the product -- I CANNOT LIVE WITHOUT IT. IT smells so good and it really let's me go SEVERAL days without washing my hair. It doesn't mask oil - it actually cleans it. My hair doesn't do well when I wash it every day - so I try to go as long as I can in between - this product is amazing.

          • Hair Type:
          • Wavy Hair
           
          5.0

          The best dry shampoo I have ever tried.

          By Coco

          from Arlington, Tx

          About Me Beauty Conscious

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Adds Volume
          • Cleans Thoroughly
          • Gentle
          • Great Smell

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Oily Hair

            Comments about Living Proof Perfect hair Day (PhD) Dry Shampoo:

            I was never a huge dry shampoo user because all of the brands I'd tried worked but didn't work as well as I would have liked them to. While standing in line to checkout I decided to give dry shampoo one last attempt so I grabbed me a small travel size bottle of the Living Proof: Perfect Hair Day Dry Shampoo and it has made such a difference. I can actually go longer in between shampoos which has helped with the health of my hair and this product does exactly what is says it does, which is absorb and remove oil, sweat, and odor. After using this product my hair feels like I just washed, blow dried, and styled my hair, not to mention the amount of bounce it had. This is my new go-to dry shampoo and I'm very happy I invested in a full-size bottle.

            • Hair Type:
            • Straight Hair
             
            5.0

            Best dry shampoo I've used

            By Erica

            from Clarksville, TN

            About Me Beauty Conscious

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Cleans Thoroughly
            • Great Smell

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Thicker Hair

              Comments about Living Proof Perfect hair Day (PhD) Dry Shampoo:

              I use this to lengthen the time I can go without washing my hair. It takes forever to straighten, so I use this dry shampoo once or twice before I water shampoo again.

              • Hair Type:
              • Very Curly Hair
               
              5.0

              Obsessed!

              By Sarah

              from Baltimore, MD

              About Me Beauty Conscious

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Adds Volume
              • Cleans Thoroughly
              • Great Smell

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use
                • Thinner Hair

                Comments about Living Proof Perfect hair Day (PhD) Dry Shampoo:

                I am obsessed with this dry shampoo! I've tried so many different kinds and with my hair being thin and straight they always made my hair feel oily and weighed it down. This is the complete opposite, it adds volume, smells super good and makes a noticeable difference in my hair's look and feel.

                • Hair Type:
                • Straight Hair
                 
                5.0

                Absolute must for oily hair

                By Leah

                from New Orleans, LA

                About Me Minimalist

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Adds Volume
                • Great Smell

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Daily Use
                  • Oily Hair

                  Comments about Living Proof Perfect hair Day (PhD) Dry Shampoo:

                  Living in a high humidity area coupled with having straight, oily hair, it's hard to find a dry shampoo that really works well. Living Proof's product not only smells amazing, but really gives my second day lifeless hair the boost it needs to get me through the day. This product will stay stocked in my cabinet for the foreseeable future. For me, it's an absolute must have!

                  • Hair Type:
                  • Straight Hair
                   
                  5.0

                  My favorite dry shampoo!

                  By Em, mom and nanny to eight!

                  from Portland, Oregon

                  About Me Minimalist

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Adds Volume
                  • Great Smell

                  Cons

                  • Adds some build up

                  Best Uses

                  • Oily Hair

                  Comments about Living Proof Perfect hair Day (PhD) Dry Shampoo:

                  Washing your hair everyday can destroy it and leave it brittle and split your ends. Dry shampoo to replace a hair wash is an excellent alternative. It takes away the oils and gives your hair a fresh look and smell. THIS dry shampoo is my absolute favorite! It smells simple and clean. It gives my hair volume and still keeps it soft and manageable.

                  • Hair Type:
                  • Straight Hair

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                  • Q:

                    I just had my hair colored a dark cherry or chocolate cherry, will this help keep the color from fading too fast?
                    Asked on 5/20/2017 by Jennifer from Texas

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      If you are looking for a product to help with your color we suggest the Timelesss Pre-Shampoo treatment. Using dry shampoo will help with dirt and oils, therefore washing your hair less which is better for color treated hair!

                      Answered on 6/4/2017 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                  • Q:

                    Is this product safe to use on highlighted hair?
                    Asked on 3/20/2017 by GinnyD from Amarillo, TX

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Yes, it is safe for highlighted hair.

                      Answered on 8/15/2017 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                  • Q:

                    Is this product gluten free?
                    Asked on 1/19/2017 by Jen from US

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Yes, this is gluten free.

                      Answered on 2/22/2017 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                  • Q:

                    Is this safe to use on keratin treated hair?
                    Asked on 12/2/2016 by DCr

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Yes, it is safe to use on keratin treated hair.

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

                    Does it work on things baby fine hair
                    Asked on 10/28/2016 by Ex. Curious from Longview texas

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Yes, Living Proof Perfect Hair Day Dry Shampoo works on all hair types!

                      Answered on 10/28/2016 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                  • Q:

                    everybody says that it smells good what does it smell like ? I have used the shampoo and conditioner and it smells good but very strong. is it the same smell as the shampoo?
                    Asked on 9/26/2016 by honeybuns from Seattle WA

                    2 answers

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      All of our products have a light, fresh, citrusy fragrance.

                      Answered on 10/13/2016 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      All of our products have a light, fresh, citrusy fragrance.

                      Answered on 10/13/2016 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                  • Q:

                    Is it safe to straighten your hair after using this?
                    Asked on 8/12/2016 by Kenzie from Cottage Grove, OR

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Yes, it is safe to straighten hair after using PhD Dry Shampoo. We do recommend using Restore Instant Protection to weightlessly protect against heat styling up to 450° and add additional shine and smoothness, prior to straightening your hair.

                      Answered on 8/15/2016 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                  • Q:

                    Is this an aerosol can?
                    Asked on 7/18/2016 by Hillary from TX

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Yes, PhD Dry Shampoo is an aerosol.

                      Answered on 7/18/2016 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                  • Q:

                    Does this leave a white residue? Or is it clear?
                    Asked on 6/23/2016 by CityChick from Philadelphia, PA

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      It's not a clear formula, so some white residue, that is easy to remove, is normal and expected—especially if you have dark hair. To remove the white residue, rub and massage hair with fingers and/or use brush. A boar's bristle brush will be the most efficient in removing the powders. If white residue still exists, use a blow dryer.

                      Answered on 6/27/2016 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                  • Q:

                    Does this product remove hairspray, volumizer spray, etc? I want to use it as a 2nd day product instead of shampooing.
                    Asked on 6/12/2016 by cappochino lady from mn

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      PhD Dry Shampoo will remove sebum and oils. Volume sprays and hairsprays are mainly resin based products, so we recommend brushing through the hair before applying our Dry Shampoo.

                      Answered on 6/13/2016 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
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