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Nioxin System 5 Scalp Treatment

Nioxin

System 5 Scalp Treatment

Item #: 2235074 Size: 3.38 oz

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Nioxin System 5 Scalp Treatment for normal to thin-looking, medium to coarse, natural or chemically treated hair. Moisturizing leave-on treatment contains antioxidants & botanicals to help provide a refreshed scalp environment.

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 directly to entire scalp. Gently massage into scalp. Do not rinse. Use daily. May cause temporary redness to scalp after application.
Water, Phenoxyethanol, Polysorbate 80, Polysorbate 60, Acetamide MEA, Triethanolamine, Citric Acid, PEG-23M, Methylparaben, Hydrolyzed Keratin, Propylene Glycol, Propylparaben, Methyl Nicotinate, Fragrance, Mentha Piperita (Peppermint) Oil, Menthol, Mentha Arvensis Leaf Oil, Methylisothiazolinone, 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 Scalp Treatment
 
3.7

(based on 9 reviews)

63%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (3)
  • Effective (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

No Best Uses
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (3)

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1.0

Caused MORE hair loss :(

By Young and Balding

from WV

Verified Reviewer

Pros

    Cons

    • Caused dandruff
    • Itchy Scalp
    • Lost even more hair
    • Not for sensitive skin
    • Redness
    • Too many harsh chemicals

    Best Uses

      Comments about Nioxin System 5 Scalp Treatment:

      Even though I'm only 21, my hair has started falling out at a rapid, uncontrollable rate and I'm starting to notice bald patches around my temples. As someone who has always had ridiculously thick hair, the fact that my hair was thinning for who-knows-what reason was devastating. I was desperate, so I purchased the System 5 kit, despite the fact that it was expensive and by no means natural like I prefer. Horrible idea. It instantly made all the skin it touched red, blotchy and itchy. While towel drying my hair, I shed more hair than I'd ever shed on a normal wash. I tried my best to ignore it but the next morning I was still losing a ton of hair and my scalp was dry and itchy and it felt miserable. I even had dandruff! Absolutely terrible and heartbreaking :(
      Planning on returning it ASAP. Hopefully whatever damage it caused will be reversible. Also hoping to try SheaMoisture's line, since the only complaints I've heard about it is its smell. Still very disappointed and heartbroken.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Would buy again and seriously recommend it to others.

      By OhioResGal

      from Toledo, Ohio

      About Me Product Junkie

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Effective

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Hair Loss

        Comments about Nioxin System 5 Scalp Treatment:

        Seeing hair loss and trying to take a proactive approach.

        • Hair Type:
        • Wavy Hair
         
        5.0

        This really worls

        By Such a Lady

        from North Carolina

        About Me Budget Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Effective
        • Good Value
        • Lightweight

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use
          • Women

          Comments about Nioxin System 5 Scalp Treatment:

          This really works.

          • My Beauty Routine Takes:
          • 10 Minutes
           
          1.0

          Rash and welts--not great

          By Curly Mo

          from Detroit, MI

          About Me Brand Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Lightweight

          Cons

          • Caused Rash And Welt
          • Made Hair Dry

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use
          • Women

          Comments about Nioxin System 5 Scalp Treatment:

          Started using the shampoo and conditioner and thought about adding in the scalp treatment. The first day I thought, well this dries my hair out (curly hair). The second day, while trying to get it through my scalp, the product dripped on my forehead my inner forearm and stomach--which all instantly turned red and had a giant red blotch. I tried washing the product off my skin and formed welts in those areas.
          Guess I have an allergic reaction to it---but it certainly went back to the store!

          • My Beauty Routine Takes:
          • 30 Minutes

          (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          A great product

          By GM

          from Western PA

          About Me Brand Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Effective
          • Smells Great

          Cons

          • No con

          Best Uses

          • Follow Product Directions

          Comments about Nioxin System 5 Scalp Treatment:

          I just follow the directions on the package. The thing that is great for me is that the product works.

          • My Beauty Routine Takes:
          • 10 Minutes
           
          5.0

          A wonderful product

          By GM

          from Western PA

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Has Done Wonders For Me

          Cons

          • no cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Nioxin System 5 Scalp Treatment:

            When I purchased this product I read the package directions but also went on the website to be sure I got all useful information. This product has truly made my hair thicker. I'm very happy I asked a hair professional about this product.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No
             
            4.0

            A product that does what it says!

            By Deb

            from NJ

            Pros

            • hair grows

            Cons

            • none

            Best Uses

            • After shampooing

            Comments about Nioxin System 5 Scalp Treatment:

            Very effective product. I am not losing hair but certain sections along my hairline have never been as thick as the rest. After about a month of use (after shampooing) even my hairdresser and the shampoo commented on the new hair growth!!! I am pleased with the results, just wished it was a little more affordable.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No
             
            3.0

            Nioxin System 5 Scalp Treatment

            By Angie

            from Illinois

            Verified Buyer

            Comments about Nioxin System 5 Scalp Treatment:

            This product is to help your hair grow back after falling out. Doesn't seem to be working but will give it a little more time. I'm hopeful!!! Thank you!

             
            4.0

            Pretty Good Stuff!

            By Sheri

            from Kennesaw, GA

            Verified Buyer

            Comments about Nioxin System 5 Scalp Treatment:

            Just purchased my 2nd bottle and still hoping it will help to improve my little bald spots!!

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            • Q:

              If you have fine, thinning hair which number system should you use?
              Asked on 11/13/2016 by Judy from Irving, TX

              1 answer

              • Staff Expert

                A:

                The System numbers correspond to hair type and condition.

                System 1 - Normal to thin looking, fine, natural hair
                System 2 - Noticeably thinning, fine, natural hair
                System 3 - Normal to thin looking, fine, chemically treated hair
                System 4 - Noticeably thinning, fine, chemically treated hair
                System 5 - Normal to thin looking, medium to coarse hair
                System 6 - Noticeably thinning, medium to coarse hair

                If you visit your nearest Ulta Beauty salon, one of our stylists would be happy to help assess your hair and recommend a system for you!

                http://www.ulta.com/ulta/stores/storelocator.jsp

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

              What are the differences between systems 1 through 6? When would you choose one over the other?
              Asked on 12/23/2015 by User

              1 answer

              • Staff Expert

                A:

                The System numbers correspond to hair type and condition.

                System 1 - Normal to thin looking, fine, natural hair
                System 2 - Noticeably thinning, fine, natural hair
                System 3 - Normal to thin looking, fine, chemically treated hair
                System 4 - Noticeably thinning, fine, chemically treated hair
                System 5 - Normal to thin looking, medium to coarse hair
                System 6 - Noticeably thinning, medium to coarse hair

                If you visit your nearest Ulta Beauty salon, one of our stylists would be happy to help assess your hair and recommend a system for you!

                http://www.ulta.com/ulta/stores/storelocator.jsp

                Answered on 12/24/2015 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
            • Q:

              Do you apply to dry scalp after hair is dry or damp scalp like after you have showered? I have searched for this answer everywhere and just cant find it.,
              Asked on 10/28/2015 by Sandra from Clayton,NC

              1 answer

              • Staff Expert

                A:

                We recommend applying to damp, towel-dried hair for best results.

                Answered on 10/28/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
            • Q:

              Can you use conditioner and scalp treatment some times instead of shampooing also?
              Asked on 5/28/2015 by cj from Gainesville fla.

              1 answer

              • Staff Expert

                A:

                Nioxin recommends daily use of all three components within the kit for best results.

                Cleanser: Apply to wet hair, gently massage into scalp and hair. Lather 1 minute. Rinse thoroughly. Use daily.

                Scalp Therapy: After cleansing, distribute onto scalp and throughout the hair. Leave on 1-3 minutes. Rinse well. Use daily.

                Scalp Treatment: Apply directly to entire scalp. Gently massage into scalp. Do not rinse. Use daily. May cause temporary redness to scalp after application.

                Answered on 5/28/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
            • Q:

              is this now a different formulation.....it seemed to work better as a foam as it went on better. Its now hard to know how much to apply at one sitting.....ie how many "squirts" per treatment?? ( I used to count 5 small foam deposits for my short hair.

              thanks!!
              Asked on 7/26/2014 by a;lskdjfa;s from palo alto ca

              1 answer

              • Staff Expert

                A:

                If you are accustomed to a foam, you likely used to use System 6.

                Systems 1,3, and 5 Scalp Treatments are a spray.

                Systems 2,4, and 6 are a foam.

                It is rather difficult to recommend a certain amount of product to use, as the hair density and porosity varies per each individual. However, you should part a section of your hair, spray in the product, rub it throughout the part, and then take a new section. Typically, we would say anywhere from 5-12 pumps are needed.

                Answered on 7/31/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
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