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Living Proof Perfect hair Day %28PhD%29 Shampoo

Living Proof

Perfect hair Day (PhD) Shampoo

24.0 oz

Item #: 2282203

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Living Proof Perfect hair Day (PhD) Shampoo is a revolutionary shampoo that lets you wash your way to beautiful, healthy looking hair. Powered by Living Proof's patented Healthy Hair Molecule (OFPMA), Perfect hair Day (PhD) Shampoo is the first step to:
  • Helping you wash your hair less often
  • Make hair look healthier instantly and improve over time

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

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 Shampoo, Conditioner and 5-in-1 Styling Treatment

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Apply Perfect hair Day (PhD) Shampoo to wet hair. Massage into a rich lather, focusing on roots. Rinse. Follow with Perfect hair Day (PhD) Conditioner.
Water/Eau/Aqua, Sodium Lauroyl Methyl Isethionate, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Sodium Methyl Cocoyl Taurate, Decyl Glucoside, Glycol Distearate, Octafluoropentyl Methacrylate (OFPMA), PCA Glyceryl Oleate, Behenyl Alcohol, PEG-150 Pentaerithrityl Tetrastearate, IPDI/PEG-15 Soyamine Copolymer Dimer Dilinoleate, PEG-200 Hydrogenated Glyceryl Palmate, PEG-7 Glyceryl Cocoate, Dihydroxypropyl PEG-5 Linoleammonium Chloride, Polyquaternium-47, Laureth-4, Laureth-23, PEG-6 Caprylic/Capric Glycerides, Fragrance/Parfum, Tetrasodium EDTA, Citric Acid, Methylchloroisothiazolinone, Methylisothiazolinone, Hexyl Cinnamal, Limonene, Linalool, Citronellol, Butylphenyl Methylpropional, Magnesium Nitrate, Magnesium Chloride.

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Living ProofPerfect hair Day (PhD) Shampoo
 
4.2

(based on 351 reviews)

84%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Cleans thoroughly (253)
  • Improves hair health (204)
  • Great smell (203)
  • Gentle (190)
  • Lathers well (161)

Cons

  • Doesn't lather well (31)
  • Doesn't work (25)
  • Dries hair out (25)
  • Smells bad (10)
  • Greasy (9)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (149)
  • Fine hair (77)
  • Oily hair (69)
  • Thick hair (52)
  • Curly hair (36)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (4)
    • Hair Type:
    • Wavy hair (166), Straight hair (149), Very curly hair (12)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (161), Survivalist / minimalist (89), Product junkie (58), Professional stylist (4)

Reviewed by 351 customers

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4.0

So far it's great!

By Talur

from Michigan

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

    • I'd say good for any hair type

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

    It's a nice product a little goes a long way

    • Hair Type:
    • Very Curly Hair
     
    5.0

    Clean

    By RLAW

    from Little Rock, AR

    About Me Minimalist

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

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

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use
      • Oily Hair
      • Thinner Hair

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

      Very happy with this stuff!

      • Hair Type:
      • Wavy Hair
       
      5.0

      Love it

      By Nana

      from Pineville Kentucky

      About Me Minimalist

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

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

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

        Liked the advertisement on it and tried it first for the fizz shampoo. It worked and then it tried the perfect hair day and love it.

        • Hair Type:
        • Wavy Hair
         
        5.0

        Best Shampoo I've ever used.

        By Pam

        from Wisconsin

        About Me Beauty Conscious

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use
          • Thinner Hair

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

          Have been using this now for quite some time and it is now my favorite shampoo.

          • Hair Type:
          • Straight Hair
           
          2.0

          Meh

          By atxRN

          from Austin, TX

          About Me Product Junkie

          Pros

          • Lathers Well

          Cons

          • Hate the bottle

          Best Uses

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

            I wanted to try this line since the girl at my blowout bar said she loves it. I feel that now that I've been using this shampoo and conditioner for a couple of months, I have been very underwhelmed by it. I expected (for the price) that I would notice significant improvement in my hair's overall health and condition. But I feel like I get the same results with the OGX line I used to use and it is less than half the price. I have not done anything else to my hair like color or chemical treatments that would have negated the effectiveness of the shampoo/conditioner. But the last straw for me to never want to buy this again was the bottle. I have rheumatoid arthritis and so my hand strength is weakened but still decent. However since the bottles are a slim, square shape and taper up towards the top, it is so hard to squeeze any decent amount of product out at a time. I don't know if they did this on purpose to prevent you from using too much, but now that my bottles are nearly empty, it is to the point of frustration trying to get enough product out for my long, thick hair even despite storing the bottles upside down. I am even contemplating cutting the bottles open since the lids don't screw off because I refuse to throw away any of this product that I paid so much for. Needless to say I am very disappointed. I wanted to love this as much as I love their dry shampoo.

            • Hair Type:
            • Wavy Hair
             
            5.0

            Favorite Shampoo

            By Erin

            from Joplin, MO

            About Me Beauty Conscious

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Cleans Thoroughly
            • Gentle
            • Improves Hair Health

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use

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

              Love love LOVE this shampoo! It's gentle on the bleached blonde parts of my hair but keeps my roots clean enough for non-washing days.

              • Hair Type:
              • Straight Hair
               
              5.0

              This has been my only shampoo for a couple of years now

              By Picky picky

              from Troy, MI

              About Me Minimalist

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use
                • Oily Hair
                • Thinner Hair

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

                I have short, color treated hair. I use this product every other day. My hair is thin, wavy and gets oily quite quickly from perspiration. I've used this product at least 2 years - probably more. I have no intention of changing products. The shampoo leaves my hair clean, does not strip my color, very little tangling. I suppose there are other products out there that I might like too, but for the moment I'm using the Perfect Hair Day.

                • Hair Type:
                • Wavy Hair
                 
                5.0

                I would buy this again

                By Ann Smith

                from Prescott Valley

                About Me Beauty Conscious

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

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

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Daily Use

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

                  Before using this product along with the conditioner,my hair was falling out in large amounts I was using high end hair products too but didn't help. I have been using this product for a couple of weeks and no more hair falling out and my hair is healthy

                  • Hair Type:
                  • Straight Hair
                   
                  5.0

                  Yes I would buy this product again

                  By Ann Smith

                  from Prescott Valley

                  About Me Beauty Conscious

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

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

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Daily Use

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

                    My hair loves this shampoo,I use the condition er too. My shines and is very healthy

                    • Hair Type:
                    • Straight Hair

                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    3.0

                    Will not buy again

                    By Kris

                    from NC

                    About Me Product Junkie

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Lathers Well

                    Cons

                    • Ineffective

                    Best Uses

                    • Daily Use

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

                    I think for the price the product is not worth it. I normally buy Keune from my Hair dresser or purchase Pureology and Redkin products from Ulta. It is just as expensive, less product as far as quanitity (both times I purchased the shampoo/conditioner the pumps did not work - which also take a special pump due to their bottle). The product did not do anything spectacular for my hair either. Overrated

                    • Hair Type:
                    • Wavy Hair

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                    • Q:

                      I currently use this brand but the "Timeless" line...how does PHD" compare?
                      Asked on 1/29/2017 by Cheb from Michigan

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Living Proof Timeless is for beautiful, ageless hair. It is a clinical, problem – solution line that supplements the things you lose as you age to keep your hair in the best condition. You'll typically start incorporating it into your routine in your 30s.

                        Living Proof Perfect hair Day is a simplified solution that keeps generally healthy hair looking beautiful and healthy.

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

                      Can this be used for thin hair?
                      Asked on 12/22/2016 by purelavender from NC

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Yes, this product can be used on all hair types.

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

                      Is it ok to use this Shampoo and Conditioner everyday?
                      Asked on 10/16/2016 by Ranjani

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Yes, it is safe to use the shampoo and conditioner everyday!

                        Answered on 10/21/2016 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                    • Q:

                      Is this a clear or creamy shampoo?
                      Asked on 8/24/2016 by CT YANKEE

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        PhD Shampoo has a creamy consistency.

                        Answered on 8/26/2016 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                    • Q:

                      As Living proof has no silicones can u mix and match with other products that do have silicones(I.e. Styling products, leave-in conditioners) will Livingproof still work and/or should u remove silicone build up in your hair before using any living proof products?
                      Asked on 7/23/2016 by Mimas from Fresno, Ca

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        You can absolutely mix and match Living Proof products with silicone products, if you don't already have existing concerns with silicones. But if you find you're switching your hair care products frequently because of product build up or they "just stop working" we recommend you stick with Living Proof products exclusively to start a silicone free routine.

                        Answered on 7/26/2016 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                    • Q:

                      I am currently using yhe leave in all in one styler. I am worried about thinning hair as I had baratric surgery. I am currently using all the nioxin products but grind it is drying my hair and making it So frizzy even using the LP styler. What is your recommendation in the line of LP products that might work for me or would you suggest another product all together?
                      Asked on 7/12/2016 by Kellie from Munhall, PA

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        We'd suggest using Timeless Shampoo & Conditioner to fortify and strengthen you hair, followed by No Frizz Weightless Spray to eliminate frizz and smooth hair without weighing it down, and then style with Timeless Plumping Mousse for extra volume.

                        Answered on 7/19/2016 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                    • Q:

                      Will this help with a thinning where my part is?
                      Asked on 1/31/2016 by Mrs F

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        Perfect Hair Day (PhD) Shampoo delivers the five benefits for a perfect hair day: smoothness, volume, conditioning, strength and polish. Living Proof does not claim that it helps with thinning hair, but it will help to add volume.

                        Answered on 2/5/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                    • Q:

                      Is this safe to use on real hair extensions?
                      Asked on 1/22/2016 by Katy from Temple, tx

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        We always advise to consult the manufacturer of your extensions or the professional stylist who performed your service regarding proper home care and products. All ingredients are listed within the product description for easy reference. This shampoo features a gentle, sulfate-free, silicone-free, oil-free, sodium chloride-free formula.

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

                      Is this a good product for people with curly hair?
                      Asked on 12/22/2015 by Tina

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        Yes, PhD is formulated for all hair types and textures! If you are seeking a hair care regimen specifically designed to address the needs of curly hair, we also suggest checking out Living Proof's Curl product collection. It's available as a travel set here:

                        http://www.ulta.com/ulta/browse/productDetail.jsp?productId=xlsImpprod11951053

                        Answered on 12/23/2015 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                    • Q:

                      I have Platinum blonde hair, which means all over bleach! Would this be ideal for that type of hair or does Living Proof offer a line that would better suit my type of hair?
                      Asked on 12/22/2015 by JAS from Oklahoma

                      1 answer

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