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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.
Water/Eau/Aqua, Ethylhexyl Stearate, Propylene Glycol Dibenzoate, Octafluoropentyl Methacrylate (OFPMA), PPG-3 Benzyl Ether Myristate, Isoamyl Laurate, Polyacrylamidopropyltrimonium Chloride, Quaternium-91, Isohexadecane, Sclerotium Gum, Hydroxypropyl Guar, Isododecane, Fragrance/Parfum, PCA Ethyl Cocoyl Arginate, Cetearamidoethyl Diethonium Hydrolyzed Rice Protein, Linoleamidopropyl Ethyldimonium Ethosulfate, Hydrogenated Castor Oil/Sebacic Acid Copolymer, DimethylPABAmidopropyl Laurdimonium Tosylate, Pentaerythrityl Tetra-di-t-butyl Hydroxyhydrocinnamate, Phytic Acid, Sodium PCA, Aspartic Acid, Glycine, C13-15 Alkane, Glycerin, Alanine, Arginine, Serine, Threonine, Glycolic Acid, Caprylyl Glycol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Phenoxyethanol, Valine, Isoleucine, Proline, Sodium Lactate, Histidine, Phenylalanine, Butylphenyl Methylpropional, Citral, Citronellol.

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Living ProofTimeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment
 
4.3

(based on 47 reviews)

82%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Improves hair health (24)
  • Adds shine (23)
  • Great smell (18)
  • Gentle (13)
  • Adds volume (12)

Cons

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

Best Uses

  • Daily use (13)
  • Fine hair (10)
  • Curly hair (9)
  • Thick hair (6)
  • Oily hair (3)
    • Hair Type:
    • Wavy hair (23), Straight hair (13), Very curly hair (5)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (20), Product junkie (13), Survivalist / minimalist (7)

Reviewed by 47 customers

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5.0

So far so good

By Jennilea9777

from Lafayette, La

About Me Beauty Conscious

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Adds softness
  • Improves Hair Health

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about Living Proof Timeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment:

      For use before shampoo, to protect color & general hair health. My hair is noticeably softer! Especially nice since I use an anti hair loss shampoo that seems to make my hair a bit dryer.

      • Hair Type:
      • Wavy Hair
       
      4.0

      Love shiny hair

      By Wanda

      from Mobile al

      About Me Beauty Conscious

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use

        Comments about Living Proof Timeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment:

        Love shiny hair and soft feel

        • Hair Type:
        • Wavy Hair

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Tried a free sample and loved it!

        By Anita

        from Washington MI

        About Me Product Junkie

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • My hair color doesn't fade as fast.
        • My hair stays clean longer

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Oily Hair

          Comments about Living Proof Timeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment:

          I was given a free sample of this product at Ulta and I loved it. I went back to Ulta right away and bought a large bottle.

          • Hair Type:
          • Wavy Hair

          (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          I am loving the Living Proof product line.....I am using all

          By Dkrp

          from Buda Texas

          About Me Product Junkie

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

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

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Curly Hair
            • Daily Use
            • Thinner Hair

            Comments about Living Proof Timeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment:

            I use it daily and I also have a complete kit of the hair care products for when I travel so I can leave the larger bottles at home.

            • Hair Type:
            • Wavy Hair

            (0 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Buy over again and again

            By Teresa

            from Dallas TX

            About Me Product Junkie

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Cleans Thoroughly
            • Gentle
            • Great Smell
            • Lathers Well

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use

              Comments about Living Proof Timeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment:

              Alternate with other products

              • Hair Type:
              • Straight Hair

              (2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Definitely keeps my purple hair vibrant!

              By Cat Lady

              from Panama City, Fl

              About Me Beauty Conscious

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Adds Shine
              • Great Smell

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • To keep hair color lasting much longer

                Comments about Living Proof Timeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment:

                Just put it on 5 minutes before you wash your hair to lock the color in. Just use any sulfate free shampoo and honestly your hair color will last such a long time.

                • Hair Type:
                • Wavy Hair

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                "Damaged" Hair No More!

                By Jan

                from Southern New Jersey

                About Me Minimalist

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Adds Shine
                • Great Smell
                • Improves Hair Health

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Any hair, especially lightened and colored

                  Comments about Living Proof Timeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment:

                  Works in minutes, great results -- hair has life to it, no dry/brittle/broken strands or look.

                  • Hair Type:
                  • Straight Hair

                  (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  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

                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  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

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                        • Q:

                          Is this product "safe" for hair treated with the Brazilian Blowout?
                          Asked on 4/3/2017 by Stefanie

                          1 answer

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            Yes

                            Answered on 4/19/2017 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                        • Q:

                          Can this product be used with good results on African American hair natural or relaxed?
                          Asked on 3/27/2017 by kty80 from Atlanta, GA

                          1 answer

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            It is for all hair types

                            Answered on 4/19/2017 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                        • 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
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