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Living Proof Timeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment

Living Proof

Timeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment

Item #: 2300901 Size: 6.0 oz

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Living Proof Timeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment is the first defense against age-related changes to your hair. This Pre-Shampoo Treatment, powered by Living Proof's advanced shampoo-activated color-seal technology plus UV absorbers, strengthens hair while keeping color vibrant by protecting against the three causes of color fade: water rinse-out, UV rays and heat styling. Powered by Living Proof's Fortifying Complex, Timeless Pre-Shampoo:
  • Protects and enhances your color
  • Reduces breakage by 85%
  • Helps maintain hair density by reducing breakage from styling damage

For best results, use before every shampoo.

Timeless Pre-shampoo Treatment is ideal for women with color-treated or graying hair. It is silicone-free and formulated specifically for color and chemically treated hair.

The Living Proof Timeless line* is powered by their Fortifying Complex that improves hair's strength and reduces breakage by 85% after one use. Powered by:
  • Amino acids that help strengthen and fortify hair strands
  • Ceramide-like lipids that keep the cuticle sealed and smooth to the touch
  • Healthy Hair Molecule (OFPMA) + proteins that control moisture flux, keep hair strong and repels dirt and oil so hair stays cleaner, longer

*Timeless Shampoo, Conditioner and Pre-Shampoo Treatment

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Use before every shampoo. Apply to dry hair from roots to ends at least five minutes before entering the shower or the night before you plan to shampoo. Can be used with any shampoo, best when used with Timeless Shampoo and Conditioner.
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Living ProofTimeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment
 
4.2

(based on 40 reviews)

78%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Improves hair health (20)
  • Adds shine (19)
  • Great smell (14)
  • Adds volume (11)
  • Gentle (10)

Cons

  • Doesn't work (6)
  • Smells bad (3)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (10)
  • Fine hair (9)
  • Curly hair (8)
  • Thick hair (6)
    • Hair Type:
    • Wavy hair (18), Straight hair (11), Very curly hair (5)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (17), Product junkie (10), Survivalist / minimalist (6)

Reviewed by 40 customers

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2.0

Left My Fine Hair "Greasy"

By Greying Fox

from Appleton, WI

Pros

  • Adds Shine
  • Great Smell

Cons

  • Greasy
  • Ineffective

Best Uses

  • Dry Hair
  • Thicker Hair

Comments about Living Proof Timeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment:

If you have thick/ dry hair this might work for you, BUT not if you have fine.
I received this as a free sample from Ulta and was looking forward to using it as sort of a hair mask; and it is supposed to help with greying hair (which I'm starting to get at age 28...BOOO...) Anyway, the product smells great and feels great, but it leaves my fine hair oily/greasy feeling and looking after washing it. I'm sure on thicker/ dryer hair types this would be great!

  • Hair Type:
  • Wavy Hair
 
5.0

I love this product

By Sally H

from Las Vegas, NV

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Adds Shine
  • Improves Hair Health

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about Living Proof Timeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment:

      I color my hair and my hair gets damaged and frizzy, so I use this product everyday. It makes my hair soft and shiny. It looks healthy and my ends don't have the frizzy look anymore. Just a small amount is needed, so it will off set the price and last for a while.

      • Hair Type:
      • Wavy Hair
       
      5.0

      highly recommended with fabulous post was effects

      By Redmeg

      from Whitehouse Station, NJ

      About Me Beauty Conscious

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Adds Shine
      • Adds Volume
      • Gentle
      • Improves Hair Health

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • All hair types

        Comments about Living Proof Timeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment:

        I try to use this product the night before I wash my hair, but have even used 5-10 mins prior and it still provides great effects!

        • Hair Type:
        • Wavy Hair
         
        4.0

        Worth it

        By Shannon

        from Spartanburg, SC

        About Me Beauty Conscious

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Gentle
        • Improves Hair Health

        Cons

        • Smells Bad

        Best Uses

        • Curly Hair
        • Daily Use
        • Oily Hair
        • Thicker Hair
        • Thinner Hair

        Comments about Living Proof Timeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment:

        Improved texture

        • Hair Type:
        • Wavy Hair

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        3.0

        Not worth the hype

        By Sarah

        from Michigan

        About Me Product Junkie

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Adds Shine
        • Great Smell

        Cons

        • Ineffective

        Best Uses

          Comments about Living Proof Timeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment:

          Takes a lot of product to coat hair, it's pretty expensive and I didn't see any difference after using. Not saying it won't work for others, just wasn't good for me.

           
          5.0

          Love it!

          By Pam

          from Warrenville il

          About Me Beauty Conscious

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Adds Shine
          • Adds Volume
          • Improves Hair Health

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use

            Comments about Living Proof Timeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment:

            I received a sample of this and had to buy it. My hair is so much softer and full. I use it every night as I'm a daily shanpooer.

            • Hair Type:
            • Straight Hair

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            4.0

            Works for me

            By Ky mimi

            from Lex,ky

            About Me Product Junkie

            Verified Buyer

            Comments about Living Proof Timeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment:

            I have very porous white hair that I have colored and one of the ways I prevent color leaching out is thru a shower filter that filters out chlorine and other products that make the color fade quickly. When I travel,I don't have the filter,so this product, when applied before washing, seals the cuticle so the color does not leach out as badly.

            • Hair Type:
            • Wavy Hair
             
            5.0

            Frizzy curly hair, rejoice! Your salvation is here.

            By Aubrey

            from Gaylord, Michigan

            About Me Beauty Conscious

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Adds Shine
            • Improves Hair Health
            • Tames Frizz

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Curly Hair
              • Thicker Hair

              Comments about Living Proof Timeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment:

              I like to sleep with this on my hair the night before. It is especially effective if I curl the ends of my curly hair. Heat seems to activate its smoothing properties. I have a lot of highlights and my hair tends to be dry and unruly, but this product helps it to live up to its full potential.

              • Hair Type:
              • Very Curly Hair
               
              5.0

              I will use this product forever

              By Annie

              from Ontario, OH

              About Me Beauty Conscious

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Maintains Color

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use
                • Thicker Hair

                Comments about Living Proof Timeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment:

                I apply this product before my showers, only on my roots since that is where I lose the color of my highlight most often. I let it sit for at least 5 minutes and then shampoo and condition as normal. It has helped maintain my color so much better than before using it! It looks like I just got it done for weeks afterwards. I was worried about the price, but my bottle has lasted over 3 months.

                • Hair Type:
                • Wavy Hair
                 
                4.0

                I'm hooked

                By Ro

                from San Rafael, CA

                About Me Beauty Conscious

                Verified Buyer

                Comments about Living Proof Timeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment:

                It was a revelation when I first used this product and my color instead of going down the drain after a first wash stayed right on my head and hair! Continued use kept the color in my hair and provided some nice conditioning w/o stripping the color from the roots. I can now extend my color touch ups to 10 weeks before it begins to look ragged. I'm hooked because it works.

                • Hair Type:
                • Straight Hair

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                • Q:

                  Can you use with extensions or will it weaken the keratin bonds?
                  Asked on 10/27/2016 by Anonymous from sarasota

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    We always recommend to consult your stylist or the manufacturer of your extensions for proper care.

                    Answered on 12/15/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                • Q:

                  I have curly have and use cream gel
                  And spray ..can I apply this over those products on my dry hair before I wash ? Also you said to put your shampoo over this product I use my shampoo wet ? How exactly should I apply ?
                  Asked on 9/12/2016 by Rach91088 from Maine

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Yes, you can apply the Living Proof Timeless Pre-Shampoo treatment over the products then shampoo as usual. Other option is to rinse the products in the shower, add the Timeless Pre-Shampoo, wet then follow by shampooing.

                    Answered on 9/15/2016 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                • Q:

                  is this product cruelty free?
                  Asked on 8/20/2016 by Lenore from illinois

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Living proof does not test our products or our ingredients on animals, nor do we ask others to do so on our behalf.

                    As an international company, we have been in full worldwide compliance with the European Union regulations regarding such testing of cosmetics. We apply these same EU principles across all products we sell, irrespective of market venue.

                    Importantly, Living Proof continues to fully ensure the safety of our ingredients and products without compromise. This is accomplished by using state-of-the-art non-animal testing methods as well as reviewing all available sources of safety data.

                    Answered on 8/22/2016 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                • Q:

                  Do I rinse this out before shampooing or leave it on and put shampoo on hair over it. The label doesn't specify. Thanks!
                  Asked on 8/7/2016 by Confused Lady

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    You should leave the Timeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment in your hair, and apply your shampoo over it, to activate the product.

                    Answered on 8/15/2016 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                • Q:

                  I use a color touch up spray in my roots . Will it be ok to use the pre shampoo product on my hair with the touch up color on the roots ?
                  Asked on 7/30/2016 by Kari from Leesburg ,Va

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    No, there shouldn't be an issue with this. However, for best results, you should use each product as specified. With the Timeless Pre-Shampoo treatment, still apply before going into the shower, activate when shampooing, then follow with your normal routine.

                    Answered on 8/1/2016 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                • Q:

                  I'm not sure how much product to apply. The tips say use 1-2 pumps per section. But how big is a section, or how many sections should I divide it in to? I have long, medium thickness hair.
                  Should the product remain damp on the hair or should it be completely absorbed. Thanks!
                  Asked on 6/23/2016 by Kiwi chick from Atlanta, GA

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    The main goal is to make sure you apply the product to your entire head of hair, root to ends, especially if you are using this product for color retention. Section hair into sections where you feel you can coat your hair evenly and well using 1-2 or more given your long, medium, thick hair. Ensure you get all sides, top and underneath of your hair. Leave the product on hair for a few minutes to dry down to make sure your hair has absorbed what it needs. Five minutes is a safe bet. Then hop in the shower, get hair wet, rinsing excess product then shampooing as usual to activate the color protection.

                    Answered on 6/24/2016 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                • Q:

                  So when you use this the night before or 5 mins before you get into the shower, do you rinse this out then apply regular shampoo after? Or does this product act like the shampoo? Really wanting to get this since I dye my hair.
                  Asked on 4/17/2016 by Aubriii from Phoenix AZ

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    This is a Pre-Shampoo Treatment to apply before you shampoo. Here are the full usage instructions for easy reference:

                    Use before every shampoo. Apply to dry hair from roots to ends at least five minutes before entering the shower or the night before you plan to shampoo. Can be used with any shampoo, best when used with Timeless Shampoo and Conditioner. Tip: Use 1-2 pumps per section, and apply from roots to ends.

                    Enjoy!

                    Answered on 4/20/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                • Q:

                  I see it works to help keep color with colored hair, but is that for most normal hair dye? What abouts reds, purples, blues and greens.
                  Asked on 4/2/2016 by Ana from Minneapolis Minnesota

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    Yes, Timeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment works to preserve all colors of hair dye.

                    Answered on 4/8/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                • Q:

                  I understand that this product must be used at least several minutes, or even overnight, prior to showering/washing hair. I use a dry shampoo every other day on my color treated hair. Obviously I wouldn't use this prior to applying the dry shampoo, but this product would be applied to hair that has dry shampoo in it from the prior day (or morning the same day if I would apply your product before sleeping anticipating morning showering). Question is will my color or effectiveness of your product be changed when applied to hair that has remnants from using a dry shampoo?
                  Asked on 4/2/2016 by Cubbiegirl from Chicago, IL

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    The Pre-Shampoo Treatment will work well on previously styled (with product) or dry shampoo-ed hair. Be sure to evenly distribute the Dry Shampoo throughout.

                    Answered on 4/8/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                • Q:

                  1). Does this product contain sodium laurel sulfate?
                  2) Do they test on animals?

                  thank you!
                  Asked on 2/24/2016 by Vic from Washington, D.C.

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    No, this product does not contain sodium laurel sulfate. All ingredients are listed within the product description for easy reference.

                    From Living Proof: "Safety is our top priority and we used the best and most advanced tools to achieve that. We do not test our finished products on animals, nor do we ask our suppliers to test them on our behalf."

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