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Nioxin System 6 Cleanser

Nioxin

System 6 Cleanser

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Nioxin System 6 Cleanser, noticeably thinning, medium to coarse, natural or chemically treated hair. Moisturizing cleanser provides thicker looking hair, helps remove follicle-clogging sebum, fatty acids & environmental residues from the scalp and hair.

Technologies:

  • Scalp Access Delivery System with vitamins, botanicals, SPF 15 sunscreen, and purifying agents to help clean away follicle-clogging sebum and environmental residues from the scalp, while helping provide sun protection for the scalp.
  • 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, 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, Yellow 5, Saccharomyces/Zinc Ferment, Red 33.

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NioxinSystem 6 Cleanser
 
4.4

(based on 38 reviews)

91%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Cleans thoroughly (14)
  • Easy to use (12)
  • Improves hair health (11)
  • Effective (10)
  • Lathers well (9)

Cons

  • Not effective (3)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (12)
  • Fine hair (10)
  • Women (6)
  • Curly hair (3)
    • Hair Type:
    • Straight hair (7), Wavy hair (6), Very curly hair (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (6), Budget shopper (6), Survivalist / minimalist (6), Beauty conscious (5), Product junkie (5)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 30 minutes (8), 1+ hour (3), 10 minutes (3)

Reviewed by 38 customers

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5.0

Pleasantly surprised!

By Marissa

from Indiana

About Me Product Junkie

Verified Reviewer

Pros

  • Cleans Thoroughly
  • Improves Scalp Health
  • Lathers Well

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Oily Hair
    • Scalp Conditions
    • Thinner Hair

    Comments about Nioxin System 6 Cleanser:

    I rinse and repeat and then follow with cheap conditioner. I used to use Head and shoulders because I have seborrheic dermatitis, but a coworker told me about this. I started using it a few months ago and my scalp only itches if I go for third or fourth day hair (which I rarely do). Also seems to help my thinning hair. Also lasts for a while (though I did buy a liter).

    • Hair Type:
    • Wavy Hair
     
    5.0

    I buy this all the time

    By goodcook12003

    from Hamilton,Ohio

    About Me Beauty Conscious

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

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

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Thinner Hair

      Comments about Nioxin System 6 Cleanser:

      I use the products all the time

      • Hair Type:
      • Straight Hair

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      4.0

      I will continue to buy this product

      By SistaSandy

      from Leonar

      About Me Product Junkie

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Cleans Thoroughly
      • Improves Hair Health
      • Lathers Well

      Cons

      • Will dry your hair out when used daily

      Best Uses

      • All thinning hair types

      Comments about Nioxin System 6 Cleanser:

      I've been using this on and off for several months. It helps a lot with hair loss. I will say though, that daily use if you use the conditioner that goes with it dries your hair a little. I have now started using this shampoo a little less and in between using another product for smoothing hair and it is working very well. My hair is managed now. On to regrowth

      • Hair Type:
      • Very Curly Hair
       
      5.0

      Rich lather

      By JosieWi

      from Wisconsin

      About Me Product Junkie

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Curly Hair
        • Thicker Hair
        • Thinner Hair

        Comments about Nioxin System 6 Cleanser:

        Started to thin, so I tried this. Wow, it's really quite luxurious, was not expecting this shampoo to be so nice. Pretty much all I buy now.

        • Hair Type:
        • Wavy Hair
         
        5.0

        Nice

        By Hate aging

        from Cleveland Ohio

        About Me Beauty Conscious

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use
          • It suppose to help thinning hair.No evidence.
          • Thinner Hair

          Comments about Nioxin System 6 Cleanser:

          This is a nice shampoo but does not really do anything more than L'Anza did. I was using that before I tried Nioxin.

          • Hair Type:
          • Wavy Hair
           
          5.0

          yes

          By jay

          from Lexington ky

          About Me Minimalist

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Adds Volume
          • Cleans Thoroughly
          • Great Smell
          • Improves Hair Health

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use
            • Oily Hair
            • Thinner Hair

            Comments about Nioxin System 6 Cleanser:

            its Great

            • Hair Type:
            • Wavy Hair
             
            5.0

            Best hair saving shampoo on the market!

            By Jojo

            from Des Plaines, IL

            About Me Product Junkie

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Cleans Thoroughly
            • Lathers Well

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about Nioxin System 6 Cleanser:

                I started using this about a year ago since I was thinning in the bang area and my beau is thinning on top. I really noticed a difference in both our heads and less hair in the drain. I loved it so much a bought a bottle for my beaus mom since she's always complaining about thinning on top. I have seen the best results with her and her hairstylist commented on new growth right away.

                • Hair Type:
                • Wavy Hair
                 
                5.0

                Yes

                By Chris

                from Cumming Georgia

                About Me Minimalist

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Cleans Thoroughly
                • Great Smell

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Thinner Hair

                  Comments about Nioxin System 6 Cleanser:

                  Everyday

                  • Hair Type:
                  • Straight Hair

                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  4.0

                  I like how clean my hair feels.....

                  By Mom 2-5 girls

                  from Kentucky

                  About Me Beauty Conscious

                  Verified Reviewer

                  Pros

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

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Curly Hair
                    • Daily Use

                    Comments about Nioxin System 6 Cleanser:

                    My hair is coarse and curly so I don't wash it every day. I had been taking a medication that made my very thick hair fall out at an alarming rate and it wasn't growing fast like normal. I started using the Nioxin system on the recommendation of a friend. My hair feels clean after using it and it smells nice...not sure why others say it has a medicine smell? It doesn't feel heavy. The ONLY thing I will say is you have to use the conditioner or your hair (if like mine) will be tangled. My hair loss has reduced by probably 75%, but I am also taking vitamins and I stopped the medication.

                    • Hair Type:
                    • Very Curly Hair
                     
                    5.0

                    Yes I buy this all the time. My hair is growing faster than

                    By Judy

                    from Pa

                    Verified Buyer

                    Comments about Nioxin System 6 Cleanser:

                    I use this at least ever other day

                    • Hair Type:
                    • Straight Hair

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                    8 Questions | 8 Answers
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                    • Q:

                      Will this product combat dandruff?
                      Asked on 7/13/2017 by Mishca from Santa Clara, CA.

                      1 answer

                    • Q:

                      Can you use other regrowth hair products like Rogain with his product?
                      Asked on 3/28/2017 by Jas2210 from Long beach, CA

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        Rather than Rogaine, Nioxin recommends using their System Kits in conjunction with the Nioxin Minoxidil Topical Solution for best results. Minoxidil is the only ingredient clinically proven to effectively help hair growth. It is available in two strengths, one for men and one for women:

                        http://www.ulta.com/ulta/a/Nioxin/_/N-1z13oxd/Ntt-minoxidil?ciSelector=searchResults

                        Answered on 4/6/2017 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                    • Q:

                      I have a keratin hair straighting treatment and cannot use shampoo with sulfates. Is it sulfate free?
                      Asked on 7/6/2016 by Anny from Highland Park IL

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        This product is not sulfate-free.

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

                      Does this product work on African American hair. I had weight loss surgery and im experiencing hair loss daily. I have colored and chemical treated hair. Would volume six be my best choice.
                      Asked on 4/1/2016 by hair girl from dallas, texas

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        Yes, this would be the best system for you and it is suitable for ethnic hair.

                        Answered on 4/1/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                    • Q:

                      I'm highly allergic to sulfa drugs, does this product have ingredients that I may have a reaction to? What is the difference between System 6 and System 5? My hairdresser recommends this product. I'm interested in the shampoo, conditioner and scalp treatment!/serum.
                      Asked on 2/22/2016 by Tazz from Michigan

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        Please see each system's indication below:

                        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, natural or chemically-treated hair
                        System 6 - noticeably thinning, medium to coarse, natural or chemically-treated hair

                        We recommend reviewing the ingredients list with your physician prior to use if you have allergies.

                        Answered on 2/22/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                    • Q:

                      I don't see anything about DHT blocking described with this product. Is there anything in the ingredients blocking DHT.. which is also a factor in hair loss...
                      Asked on 9/16/2015 by Tommy

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        Yes, there are ingredients that help with blocking DHT within the Nioxin System Kits.

                        Answered on 9/16/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
                    • Q:

                      Trying to find a product that will help with hair regrowth. Does this product do that, or just makes hair appear fuller?
                      Asked on 8/26/2015 by Michelle from United States

                      1 answer

                    • Q:

                      What is the difference between Systems 1,2,3,etc? What is the difference between the cleanser and the scalp treatment? Are they shampoos and conditioners, or just treatments that you use after washing your hair? Thanks.
                      Asked on 6/3/2014 by Miss Reyy from Syracuse, NY

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        Please see each system's indication below:

                        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, natural or chemically-treated hair
                        System 6 - noticeably thinning, medium to coarse, natural or chemically-treated hair

                        The Scalp Treatment is your conditioner, to be applied after shampooing with Cleanser.

                        Answered on 6/3/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
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