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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
 
4.3

(based on 360 reviews)

84%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Cleans thoroughly (261)
  • Great smell (209)
  • Improves hair health (208)
  • Gentle (194)
  • Lathers well (166)

Cons

  • Doesn't lather well (33)
  • Doesn't work (26)
  • Dries hair out (26)
  • Smells bad (10)
  • Greasy (9)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (151)
  • Fine hair (79)
  • Oily hair (71)
  • Thick hair (55)
  • Curly hair (37)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (4)
    • Hair Type:
    • Wavy hair (169), Straight hair (155), Very curly hair (12)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (166), Survivalist / minimalist (90), Product junkie (61), Professional stylist (4)

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5.0

Best shampoo I've tried

By Liljena

from Redlands

About Me Product Junkie

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Adds Shine
  • Cleans Thoroughly
  • Improves Hair Health
  • Lathers Well

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Thinner Hair

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

    I have natural blonde and colored treated hair. I try to keep it as healthy as possible in between colorings. This shampoo cleans so well with just a small amount. I've never had a shampoo that I used so little with the same result. Very happy with this product. I also notice it stays clean all day and not greasy when I wake up in the morning. Love it and highly recommend.

    • Hair Type:
    • Straight Hair
     
    5.0

    This shampoo is my all-time favorite!

    By dogwalker

    from Minneapolis, MN

    About Me Beauty Conscious

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Adds Shine
    • Cleans Thoroughly
    • Gentle
    • Great Smell
    • Improves Hair Health
    • It is the best for preserving my haircolor.
    • My hair feels cleaner longer

    Cons

    • Doesn't Lather Well

    Best Uses

    • Curly Hair
    • Daily Use
    • dry hair
    • fine hair

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

    This shampoo does not lather as much as others I have tried. You don't need a lot of foam to clean your hair, so it's not a big deal. The other color-preserving shampoos have stripped some color; this one does not. It is more expensive than some. However, you don't need to use a lot of it, and the bottle lasts a long time.

    • Hair Type:
    • Wavy Hair
     
    4.0

    I would buy again

    By Ashes

    from Ca

    About Me Product Junkie

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Cleans Thoroughly
    • Gentle

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Thicker Hair

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

      Seems to work well so far

      • Hair Type:
      • Wavy Hair
       
      5.0

      My hair is soft and shiny

      By Erinne E.

      from Arlington, VA

      About Me Beauty Conscious

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Adds Shine
      • Adds Volume
      • Cleans Thoroughly
      • Gentle
      • Great Smell
      • Lathers Well

      Cons

        Best Uses

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

          I received this shampoo in a sample pack from Ulta, along with the matching conditioner. It's been 2+ days since I washed my hair and it looks like it was washed just this morning. Usually it would look greasy and flat by now, but I will be able to go even one more day without washing. It works up a great lather feels very clean, yet gentile. I will be purchasing the full sized products.

          • Hair Type:
          • Wavy Hair
           
          2.0

          Wanted to like this, but Noooo!!

          By Cassandra

          from Hanford, CA

          About Me Beauty Conscious

          Pros

          • Great Smell

          Cons

          • Doesn't Lather Well
          • Dries Hair Out
          • Frizzes Hair
          • Ineffective

          Best Uses

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

            I really wanted to like this product... but unfortunately, it was a bust. I bought this less than two weeks ago from a recommendation of one of the employees there in the store. She raved at how amazing it was, and how all who have tried it have loved it. Still hesitant, I bought the smaller bottles before purchasing the large pump bottles like I normally would for hair product. Okay, at first you notice the smell! Love! It smells so clean that its almost yummy. I liked that immediately. But just after one use I noticed my hair felt heavy and something I have NEVER felt (I have very straight hair) was super frizzy. I've never felt like my hair was unmanageable and now I find myself throwing up my medium length hair in a bun to not deal with the hassle while at work. I decided to continue using it as to not waste the spent money on this, but after almost two weeks I think I have to just call it quits. My hair feels so unhealthy now, and I don't want to risk ruining it over money spent. Ugh. I'm so disappointed! For the price, and all of the rave, I was expecting a whole lot more. So sad to be let down :(

            • Hair Type:
            • Straight Hair
             
            5.0

            This is the perfect shapoo

            By Rachel

            from East Tennessee

            About Me Beauty Conscious

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • allows you to skip daily washes
            • Cleans Thoroughly
            • Great Smell
            • Improves Hair Health
            • Lathers Well

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Oily Hair

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

              I have used this product for some time now, and even though it isn't cheap, it is a money saver in the long run. A little bit goes a long way AND I can skip washes so it is a time saver as well.

              • Hair Type:
              • Straight Hair
               
              5.0

              Love

              By Ashley623

              from Tennessee

              About Me Beauty Conscious

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Adds Shine
              • Cleans Thoroughly
              • Great Smell
              • Lathers Well

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use
                • Oily Hair
                • Thicker Hair

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

                This is the best shampoo ever! I tend to get oily roots and dry ends. I can go longer in between washes and my hair looks great!

                • Hair Type:
                • Straight Hair
                 
                5.0

                Cleans well, leaves hair soft

                By Cathy

                from Pittsburgh, PA

                About Me Minimalist

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Cleans Thoroughly

                Cons

                  Best Uses

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

                    I use this with the PHD conditioner. Really does clean my hair better than any other shampoo! No need for dry shampoo even on day 3. Also leaves my hair very soft.

                    • Hair Type:
                    • Straight Hair
                     
                    5.0

                    Love, love, love

                    By m77lowe

                    from winston salem, NC

                    About Me Product Junkie

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

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

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Thicker Hair

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

                      The girl that does my hair said she can tell a huge difference since I starting using this product, my hair is healthy and manageable now. I love this product and would recommend everyone to try it. It is a little pricey though

                      • Hair Type:
                      • Straight Hair
                       
                      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

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                        • Q:

                          Can you mix and match the shampoo and conditioners from each line? Specifically, the PHD shampoo and Restore conditioner??
                          Asked on 4/11/2017 by lynsy from US

                          1 answer

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            Yes, you are able to do so.

                            Answered on 4/19/2017 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                        • Q:

                          Do the Restore and the PhD have the same scent?
                          Asked on 4/1/2017 by Jilllllll from Gresham Wisconsin

                          1 answer

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            All products have a light citrusy smell but vary slightly throughout the lines.

                            Answered on 4/19/2017 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                        • 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
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