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Nioxin System 3 Cleanser

Nioxin

System 3 Cleanser

33.8 oz

Item #: 2235038

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Nioxin System 3 Cleanser, normal to thin looking, fine, chemically treated hair. A volumizing cleanser to help remove follicle-clogging sebum, fatty acids and environmental residues from the scalp and hair. Cleanses to provide thicker-looking hair.

Technologies:

  • Transactive Delivery System with antioxidants, botanicals, vitamins, and purifying agents to help clean away follicle-clogging sebum and environmental residues from the scalp, leaving the scalp feeling clean and refreshed.
  • BioAMP with cystine amino acids, and lightweight conditioning and treatment ingredients; helps provide thicker-looking hair by increasing the fullness of each hair strand, and reducing hair loss through strengthening against damage and breakage.
  • Glyco-Shield for chemically-treated hair and scalp with white tea extract, humectants, peppermint oil, and protective conditioning agents that deliver a dual shield technology to help provide protection and moisture balance to color-treated hair, while leaving the scalp feeling rejuvenated and refreshed.


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Apply to wet hair, gently massage into scalp and hair. Lather 1 minute. Rinse thoroughly. Use daily.
Water, Sodium Laureth Sulfate, Sodium Lauryl Sulfate, Citric Acid, Sodium Chloride, PPG-2 Hydroxyethyl Coco/Isostearamide, Sodium Citrate, Sodium Xylenesulfonate, Sodium Benzoate, Salicylic Acid, Mentha Piperita (Peppermint) Oil, Menthol, Mentha Arvensis Leaf Oil, Tetrasodium EDTA, Polyquaternium-10, Methylparaben, Propylene Glycol, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract, Cystine Bis-PG-Propyl Silanetriol, Lecithin, Foeniculum Vulgare (Fennel) Fruit Extract, Saccharomyces/Magnesium Ferment, Biotin/Folic Acid/Cyanocobalamin/Niacinamide/Pantothenic Acid/Pyridoxine/Riboflavin/Thiamine/Yeast Polypeptides, Yeast Extract, Saccharomyces/Iron Ferment, Saccharomyces/Copper Ferment, Blue 1, Saccharomyces/Silicon Ferment, Saccharomyces/Zinc Ferment, Phenoxyethanol.

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NioxinSystem 3 Cleanser
 
4.6

(based on 224 reviews)

97%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Effective (69)
  • Cleans thoroughly (63)
  • Improves hair health (62)
  • Easy to use (57)
  • Adds volume (43)

Cons

  • Dries hair out (5)
  • Pricey / poor value (5)
  • Doesn't lather well (3)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (86)
  • Fine hair (63)
  • Women (34)
  • Curly hair (10)
  • Oily hair (10)
    • Hair Type:
    • Straight hair (55), Wavy hair (28), Very curly hair (4)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 30 minutes (43), 10 minutes (24), 1+ hour (9)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Survivalist / minimalist (40), Brand buyer (38), Beauty conscious (33), Budget shopper (33), Product junkie (11)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (18)

Reviewed by 224 customers

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5.0

I would buy it again!

By Melissa

from Evergreen, colorado

About Me Minimalist

Verified Buyer

Pros

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use

      Comments about Nioxin System 3 Cleanser:

      I don't have thinning hair, but I do color treat and this is the only shampoo I have found that stops the itchy irritated scalp.

      • Hair Type:
      • Wavy Hair
       
      5.0

      Amazing!

      By Lau C

      from New York, NY

      About Me Minimalist

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Improves Hair Health

      Cons

      • Doesn't Lather Well

      Best Uses

      • Thinner Hair

      Comments about Nioxin System 3 Cleanser:

      Amazing. Has helped to decrease hair loss following a pregnancy.

      • Hair Type:
      • Wavy Hair
       
      3.0

      Hair growth anticipation!

      By V.L.A.

      from Indiana

      About Me Minimalist

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Thinner Hair

        Comments about Nioxin System 3 Cleanser:

        I used this product, 5 years ago, when I had significant hair loss due to a medication. I believe this product helped jump started new hair growth. I have very fine, thin, straight hair. This time, I hope to achieve some new hair grown to areas that need it.

        • Hair Type:
        • Straight Hair
         
        5.0

        I would buy again

        By Lupe

        from Los Banos

        About Me Beauty Conscious

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Gentle
        • Great Smell
        • Improves Hair Health

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Thinner Hair

          Comments about Nioxin System 3 Cleanser:

          Love the products

          • Hair Type:
          • Wavy Hair
           
          5.0

          I would buy this product again.

          By Susu

          from Baton Rouge, Louisiana

          About Me Beauty Conscious

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Improves Hair Health

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Thinner Hair

            Comments about Nioxin System 3 Cleanser:

            I use this product as well as the conditioner regularly. It keeps my thin straight fine hair and scalp in good shape.

            • Hair Type:
            • Straight Hair
             
            4.0

            This is the second time I've purchased this product.

            By Passionflower

            from Carmel, CA

            About Me Minimalist

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Adds Shine
            • Adds Volume
            • Improves Hair Health

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Thinner Hair

              Comments about Nioxin System 3 Cleanser:

              I wash my hair every other day & it doesn't seem to create as much shine as it initially did...disappointing

              • Hair Type:
              • Straight Hair
               
              4.0

              product works for me when used consistently

              By Gie

              from SoCal

              About Me Minimalist

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Gentle

              Cons

              • Greasy

              Best Uses

              • Thinner Hair

              Comments about Nioxin System 3 Cleanser:

              Used it for a while now and it works for me- less falling hair!

              • Hair Type:
              • Straight Hair
               
              5.0

              My hair grew back in!

              By Margarita DeVille

              from Newport News, VA

              About Me Minimalist

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Thinner Hair

                Comments about Nioxin System 3 Cleanser:

                My hairstylist recommended this product when I lost about half of my hair due to stress and health crisis. It took a while, but my hair finally grew back in and is now almost just as much as I had before. Minty scent smells nice and clean. Makes scalp tingle a bit. Is a little pricey, but worth it, in my opinion.

                • Hair Type:
                • Straight Hair

                (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Noticeable regrowth

                By Rocky G.

                from Long Island, New York

                About Me Product Junkie

                Pros

                • Adds Volume
                • Cleans Thoroughly
                • Decreases hair fallout
                • Improves Hair Health
                • Lathers Well
                • Noticeable regrowth
                • Smells refreshing
                • Worth the price

                Cons

                • A bit drying

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use
                • Hair Loss
                • Thinner Hair

                Comments about Nioxin System 3 Cleanser:

                I was letting my hair grow out. More length equals more weight, and I have noticed that I lose more hair when it is longer and heavier. I would shampoo and so much hair would would end up in my hands and in the drain. I expressed this to my hair stylist, and she recommended Nioxin. I begain using it, and pretty immediately noticed a significant increase in hair loss. When I went back to my stylist, she pointed out all the new "baby hairs" (new growth) that was coming in. I just kinda brushed off her comment, but when I went home and looked in the mirror, I did notice quite a bit of new growth coming in. This product works by cleansing your scalp of leftover product, scalp-clogging sebum, and other scalp debris that can clog the hair follicls which may impede hair growth. It is tingly, and I feel it working. Every time I saw my friends/family they would remark "Oh my gosh, your hair has gotten so long!" And in looking at a seriew of pictures, it appears my hair did grow rather quickly--yeah, I know the common statement is that hair grows at an average is 1/2 inch per month. If this is the maximu, my hair CERTAINLY did grow at that rate (thought it seemed to me, to grow longer at a more rapid rate). I got a perm about 6 months ago and began using Decadence "No Poo" products; while good to my curls, yet again my hair started falling out. DEFINITELY going back to Nioxin! Worth the price to me!

                • Hair Type:
                • Straight Hair
                 
                5.0

                Love my hair using this.

                By SassyJ

                from PA

                About Me Minimalist

                Verified Reviewer

                Pros

                • Adds Volume
                • Cleans Thoroughly
                • Great Smell
                • Less split ends

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Daily Use
                  • Thinner Hair

                  Comments about Nioxin System 3 Cleanser:

                  Normally would not go for a system. Since chemo my hair is thinner. I do like to color. This system is ok for my color. Adds volume even to my baby fine hair. I swim a lot and still my color lasts longer. Highly recommend this system.

                  • Hair Type:
                  • Straight Hair

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                  • Q:

                    I have very thin and fine, oily, and highlighted hair, and I'm not sure which Product No. I should use, please advise.

                    thank you
                    Asked on 4/27/2017 by Zena from California

                    1 answer

                  • Q:

                    I like my light-weight styling spray in a pump bottle (not Nioxin brand) and would like to continue using it. Is there any reason I shouldn't continue using it after shampooing with Nioxin Shampoo 3?
                    Asked on 4/11/2017 by Joan from Brea, CA

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      There should be no problem using your favorite styling spray with Nioxin products. :-)

                      Answered on 4/12/2017 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                  • Q:

                    My hair is drying out with #3 system so should I try a different # for conditioning?
                    Asked on 2/4/2017 by Weenie

                    1 answer

                  • Q:

                    I see that this product is not sulfate free, but says it's for chemically treated hair. Will this cause my color to fade?
                    Asked on 12/3/2016 by dbush from Louisiana

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      Nioxin formulated this product for chemically-treated hair, but if you have any concerns, it's always smart to consult your colorist prior to use!

                      Answered on 12/8/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                  • Q:

                    My Moms hair is getting very thin and we put perms in it to thicken her hair and give it body. What do you recommend so we don't have to perm it every 6 months?
                    Asked on 11/29/2016 by Lovely from OKC, OK

                    1 answer

                  • Q:

                    How much shampoo and conditioner should I use for chin length fine hair?
                    Asked on 9/24/2016 by Slyboots from Palm Bay, FL

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      For chin length fine hair, use a quarter size diameter in the palm of your hand. If your hair is very soiled, two shampoos would be necessary.

                      Answered on 9/27/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                  • Q:

                    I would like to know the differences between Nioxin 1 through 6. My hair is falling out due to vitamin deficiency. I also color my hair.
                    Asked on 7/21/2016 by Deb from Eating own, NJ

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      For fine thinning hair that is color treated, we recommend System 3.

                      Answered on 7/27/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                  • Q:

                    Is this product made in the USA?
                    Asked on 3/13/2016 by B16 from Tulsa, OK

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      This product is made in Mexico.

                      Answered on 3/15/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                  • Q:

                    Is this product made in the USA or Mexico?
                    Asked on 3/9/2016 by CK07 from Little Rock, AR

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      This product is made in Mexico.

                      Answered on 3/15/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                  • Q:

                    iS THIS A SHAMPOO AND CONDITIONER?
                    Asked on 3/8/2016 by HEATHER from JACKSONVILLE, FL

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      System 3 Cleanser is a shampoo. Follow with System 3 Scalp Therapy Conditioner and System 3 Scalp Treatment for best results.

                      Answered on 3/15/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
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