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Nioxin System 5 Cleanser

Nioxin

System 5 Cleanser

5.1 oz

Item #: 2235045

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Nioxin System 5 Cleanser, normal-thin looking, medium to course, natural or chemically treated hair. Moisturizing cleanser providing thicker looking hair and helps remove follicle-clogging sebum, fatty acids & environmental residues from scalp and 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.
  • Smoothplex with silk amino acids, kukui nut oil, and protective conditioning agents; helps provide moisture balance, smoothing control and reduced 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, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Citric Acid, Sodium Citrate, Sodium Xylenesulfonate, Cocamide MEA, Sodium Benzoate, Sodium Chloride, Fragrance, Salicylic Acid, Tetrasodium EDTA, Methylparaben, Linoleamidopropyl PG-Dimonium Chloride Phosphate, Nioxin Systems 1-6 - Cleansers (10-10).doc Page 3 of 7 Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride, Propylene Glycol, Mentha Piperita (Peppermint) Oil, Menthol, Mentha Arvensis Leaf Oil, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract, Hydrolyzed Silk, Lecithin, Aleurites Moluccana Seed Oil, 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, Saccharomyces/Silicon Ferment, Saccharomyces/Zinc Ferment.

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NioxinSystem 5 Cleanser
 
4.5

(based on 28 reviews)

92%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Cleans thoroughly (8)
  • Easy to use (8)
  • Improves hair health (8)
  • Effective (7)
  • Lathers well (6)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Daily use (8)
  • Thick hair (5)
  • Men (4)
  • Weekly use (3)
  • Women (3)
    • Hair Type:
    • Straight hair (4), Wavy hair (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (7), Budget shopper (7), Survivalist / minimalist (3)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 10 minutes (4), 30 minutes (4)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (3)

Reviewed by 28 customers

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5.0

Really Effective Cleanser!

By Natalia

from Tomball, TX

About Me Minimalist

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Cleans Thoroughly
  • Improves Hair Health
  • Lathers Well

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Oily Hair
    • Thicker Hair

    Comments about Nioxin System 5 Cleanser:

    I've used Nioxin $5 before but decided to put a pause since someone told me I should use it only 3 weeks at a time and then rest for a while. Anyways I decided to use it again because other shampoos were not working for me. I was getting itchy scalp and some dandruff was appearing. From first wash I really felt the difference. The itching decreased as I continued to use the cleanser and the dandruff is also reduced. I try to use the shampoo and massage as directed for better results. Also, I have the conditioner which I use to get smoother hair.

    • Hair Type:
    • Straight Hair
     
    5.0

    IT WORKS!

    By SkincareAddict

    from East Lansing, MI

    About Me Beauty Conscious

    Pros

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

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use

      Comments about Nioxin System 5 Cleanser:

      I lost a lot of hair due to life stress. However, I was recommended by my cousin to use the Nioxin line. I took the quiz on their website and ordered through Ulta. Nioxin saved my hair and I will always go back to this brand.

      • Hair Type:
      • Straight Hair
       
      5.0

      Always come back to this

      By Loyal user

      from Minneapolis

      About Me Beauty Conscious

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use
        • Oily Hair
        • Thicker Hair

        Comments about Nioxin System 5 Cleanser:

        I started using this bc I felt my hair may be thinning but now I keep using it for the great smell. It also promotes hair health- where I can get a dry scalp with other products- when I come back to this every thing goes back to normal.

        • Hair Type:
        • Straight Hair
         
        5.0

        keeps my hair from falling out

        By Sanlano

        from Baton Rouge, LA

        About Me Beauty Conscious

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Thicker Hair

          Comments about Nioxin System 5 Cleanser:

          I have been using this shampoo since January, and i can swear by it. After just 2 weeks, i noticed that my hair catcher that sits over the drain has hardly any hair sitting on it at all compared to before. my husband used to say that you could make a wig out of all the hair that i used to loose that would sit on the hair catcher. this shampoo has reversed that. I have used Biotin supplements for 9 years, but as a result of this shampoo, the hair that is growing in is staying, and my hair is getting thicker and longer. I noticed that this shampoo also lathers well and rinses very clean, that "squeaky clean" feeling. It actually does what the product claims in that it cleans the sebum from the pores on your scalp, which promotes hair growth. For reference, i wash my hair twice a week, and use a thermal protectant while keeping heating element use, such as flatirons, to a minimum. i use Davines Oi Oil roucou oil to hydrate my locks after blow drying.

          • Hair Type:
          • Wavy Hair
           
          5.0

          love this product

          By lissie

          from Rochester, NY

          About Me Beauty Conscious

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

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

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Thinner Hair

            Comments about Nioxin System 5 Cleanser:

            i've been using this product for years

            • Hair Type:
            • Wavy Hair
             
            5.0

            Definitely worth the price

            By Ms t

            from Denver, colorado

            About Me Beauty Conscious

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use
              • Thicker Hair

              Comments about Nioxin System 5 Cleanser:

              It leaves my hair soft and shiny and makes my scalp feel amazing. The smell takes getting use to, but it doesn't leave hair smelling bad

              • Hair Type:
              • Wavy Hair
               
              5.0

              love this brand

              By nancy

              from Illinois

              About Me Beauty Conscious

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Great Smell

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Nioxin System 5 Cleanser:

                  Recommend

                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  More Hair

                  By Molive

                  from San Antonio

                  About Me Minimalist

                  Pros

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

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Daily Use
                    • Thicker Hair

                    Comments about Nioxin System 5 Cleanser:

                    I have had really bad itchy build up on my scalp since high school. While I did see one specialist so far he prescribed a scalp spray to soothe the itchiness but because he didn't see any build up (one of the few rare days I sometimes get blessed with) so he didn't provide me a scalp shampoo/conditioner; and believe me I have tried a lot of scalp shampoo/conditioners - nothing was working. 2 years ago I was at the highest stress point of my life; I wasn't getting enough or good sleep, I wasn't eating healthy and always stressed from work, to include weight gain (slightly elevated thyroid). All of this affected my hair - constant itching, thinning and falling out fast. I only use a non-alcoholic hair spray on my hair at the time and use the towel for excess then air dry. I only use a wide tooth comb and comb from the bottom up as to not pull out my hair and yet STILL there was a lot of hair coming out. I thought I was hopeless.
                    Since then I have a new job - I eat A LOT healthier (more veggies & fruits, no pop/sugar loaded drinks, no more fast food & only on cheat days might I eat something processed like pizza), drink more water, take vitamins (biotin & fish oil), I lost weight, exercise more, sleep more and better. I feel this needs to be stated because "products are not going to fix the underlying issue". What we put into our bodies and how we treat our bodies affects the physical appearance - creates symptoms. Products are to assist but not fix, see a specialist if a condition is bad. That being said, I added Nioxin 5 shampoo/conditioner and my hair is stronger, thicker, itches RARELY, build up IS RARE like I can't tell you how heaven sent it is to not scratch/hit my scalp. I still only use a wide tooth comb and air dry but I added one last product for a total game changer - 21 Benefits by Pureology. I'm very simple when it comes to hair so everyday hair is usually down because I love my wavy hair. Get healthy and these 2 products ASAP, you won't regret it.

                    • Hair Type:
                    • Wavy Hair
                     
                    5.0

                    I hav used this shampoo for 3 years now.

                    By Pam

                    from Waterloo iowa

                    About Me Beauty Conscious

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • helps to stop hair from falling out

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • course hair, that is falling out

                      Comments about Nioxin System 5 Cleanser:

                      My hair has always been very course, and very thick. When I started going through menopause, I noticed my hair was coming out in fist fulls when I would wash it, or brush it. I started using the Nixion for course hair. I honestly think it has helped with the hair falling out, and it makes my hair very soft and shiney

                       
                      5.0

                      Love

                      By Kim

                      from Upland

                      About Me Minimalist

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Cleans Thoroughly
                      • Improves Hair Health

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Thinner Hair

                        Comments about Nioxin System 5 Cleanser:

                        Love it

                        • Hair Type:
                        • Straight Hair

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                        • Q:

                          Currently using Nioxin number 4. How do I know if I need Nioxin number 5 or 6?
                          Asked on 2/18/2017 by Great hair from Rocklin California

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                        • Q:

                          I wash my hair every two to three days. I'd like the kit, but would like to know if I must wash my hair daily, or can I just use the foam daily?
                          Asked on 2/24/2016 by none from Denver, CO

                          1 answer

                          • Staff Expert

                            A:

                            Although Nioxin recommends daily use to see maximum results, you can certainly adjust frequency of use as needed.

                            Answered on 2/29/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
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