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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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This is your first defense against age-related changes to your hair, this pre-shampoo powerhouse treatment, formulated with natural amino acids, proteins and ceramide-like lipids, strengthens, fortifies and smoothes your hair, while protecting and enhancing color, all before you get out of the shower. Silicone-free and formulated specifically for color-treated hair.


Benefits:

  • First defense against age-related changes
  • Advanced shampoo-activated color seal technology plus UV absorber keep color vibrant & truer, longer, by protecting against the three causes of color fade, water rinse out, UV rays, and heat styling
  • Fortifies hair, reducing breakage by 85% after one use
  • Helps maintain hair density by reducing breakage from styling damage so you can achieve your maximum yearly growth potential
  • Use before every shampoo
  • Start using 30s+

 

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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. Tip: Use 1-2 pumps per section, and apply from roots to ends.
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 Toxylate, 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, Geraniol, Limonene.

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Living ProofTimeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment
 
4.2

(based on 28 reviews)

77%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Improves hair health (14)
  • Adds shine (12)
  • Great smell (11)
  • Adds volume (8)
  • Gentle (7)

Cons

  • Doesn't work (3)

Best Uses

  • Fine hair (7)
  • Daily use (6)
  • Curly hair (5)
    • Hair Type:
    • Wavy hair (10), Straight hair (9), Very curly hair (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (11), Product junkie (6), Survivalist / minimalist (6)

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5.0

would buy again

By JCB

from Atlanta GA

About Me Minimalist

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Gentle
  • Improves Hair Health

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Curly Hair
    • Oily Hair
    • Thicker Hair
    • Thinner Hair

    Comments about Living Proof Timeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment:

    makes hair feel healthy

    • Hair Type:
    • Wavy Hair
     
    5.0

    Can't live without it!

    By Ashley

    from King of Prussia, PA

    About Me Beauty Conscious

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Adds Shine
    • Cleans Thoroughly
    • Gentle
    • Great Smell
    • Improves Hair Health
    • Prolongs the life of my color

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Living Proof Timeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment:

        I use this prior to washing my hair. Even after the first use I noticed my hair color looked more vibrant and lasts way longer between root touch-ups.

        • Hair Type:
        • Very Curly Hair
         
        4.0

        I would definitely buy this again

        By Digjam

        from South Jordan, UT

        About Me Minimalist

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use

            Comments about Living Proof Timeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment:

            I have my hair colored red, the most difficult color to retain. This product is great at helping hold my color between appointments. I can definitely see the difference when using this product.

            • Hair Type:
            • Straight Hair
             
            5.0

            Dramatic change in hair after one use

            By Joanna

            from Canton OH

            About Me Beauty Conscious

            Pros

            • Adds Shine
            • Adds Volume
            • Improves Hair Health

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about Living Proof Timeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment:

                I got a new haircut over the weekend and had the stylist thin out my hair alot. That was kind of a mistake. The new style was horrible and I had to fight it to get any style out of my hair. Somehow, it felt drier and lifeless after the cut (she also talked me into a ChemShot) maybe that was it. Anyway, last night I found a sample of this in my bathroom drawer, so I decided to try it this morning. WOW - what an amazing difference. I put it on 5 minutes before my shower, while doing other things in the bathroom anyway and then shampooed and conditioned as usual. Amazing results, Amazing... My hair is thicker, fuller and looks really healthy and strong. Compared to yesterday when my hair was lifeless, dry and quite frankly, gross; this is a major improvement. The bounce is there and my highlights popped out - which I'm thrilled about. I'm 51 and this product does say it repairs hair that is damaged due to age related issues, so maybe that's why I had better luck with outcome. I will buy a bottle, even though it is extremely expensive for my budget. I just can't have another day like yesterday. I want all my hair days to be like today!

                • Hair Type:
                • Wavy Hair

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Actually Works!

                By Monkey Girl

                from St. George, Utah

                About Me Beauty Conscious

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Clean pillowcase if used the night before.
                • Great Smell
                • Improves Hair Health
                • Keeps my color from fading as quickly

                Cons

                • To avoid greasy hair, follow directions.

                Best Uses

                • Best results when applied the night before.
                • Curly Hair
                • May need to add additional amount (a bit more)
                • Thicker Hair

                Comments about Living Proof Timeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment:

                Tried using product the night before and 5 minutes before shower (as suggested on the bottle). The "quick" one did not work for me-----saw no difference. The night before use does help my color fade less quickly. If one uses too much of the product (my hair is thick and curly), it is harder to shampoo out the next morning. Definitely follow the directions if hair is fine and/or thin.

                • Hair Type:
                • Very Curly Hair

                (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                love this product it really works

                By barb

                from sebring florida

                About Me Product Junkie

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • color last longer
                • Improves Hair Health

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Thinner Hair

                  Comments about Living Proof Timeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment:

                  loveit

                  • Hair Type:
                  • Straight Hair

                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  terrific product

                  By mary

                  from Seattle wa

                  About Me Minimalist

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

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

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Curly Hair

                    Comments about Living Proof Timeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment:

                    Once a week before shampooing

                    • Hair Type:
                    • Very Curly Hair

                    (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    3.0

                    Not sure if I will buy again

                    By Carolina girl

                    from N.C.

                    About Me Beauty Conscious

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Gentle
                    • Great Smell
                    • Improves Hair Health

                    Cons

                    • Weighs hair down

                    Best Uses

                    • Color treated
                    • Curly Hair

                    Comments about Living Proof Timeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment:

                    Just started using to help maintain my color. It coats the hair & seems to weigh it down. I was using every shampoo & found that was too much ( shampoo every 3 days). I'm thinking I'll use it right after I color and every 3'd shampoo.

                    • Hair Type:
                    • Straight Hair

                    (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    4.0

                    Pricey, but nice

                    By Young Grandma

                    from Maryland

                    About Me Beauty Conscious

                    Pros

                    • Adds Shine
                    • Improves Hair Health

                    Cons

                    • Takes a lot of product for coverage

                    Best Uses

                    • First few shampoos after color

                    Comments about Living Proof Timeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment:

                    I suppose if we're buying the Living Proof line anyway, we're not surprised at the price of a bottle of the pre-shampoo... but I have thick hair, and it takes so much to cover it! I bought the travel size, and it's gone after four uses. Because of the price, I've saved it for the first two shampoos after a color appointment. It does make my hair soft, but so does the shampoo and conditioner alone. Does it preserve my color? There was some color on my (white) hair towel, but my color still looks pretty good. I guess I'm on the fence about this, and I don't know if I'll buy it again.

                    • Hair Type:
                    • Wavy Hair

                    (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    3.0

                    Ehh..

                    By ChicagoGirl

                    from Chicago, IL

                    About Me Beauty Conscious

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                      Cons

                      • Smells Bad

                      Best Uses

                      • Color Protection..?

                      Comments about Living Proof Timeless Pre-Shampoo Treatment:

                      Not quite sure how much this product actually helped keep my color. You have to remember to use it for at least 5 minutes prior to shampooing. I usually used it at least 30 minutes prior to shampooing. I think the conditioner "Vibrant Sexy Hair - Color Guard" may have given me more color protection than this Living Proof color protection pre treatment. I think next time I'll save my money and just use the Sexy Hair color guard and see if the results are the same..

                      • Hair Type:
                      • Straight Hair

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                      • 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
                      • Q:

                        What does it do
                        Asked on 2/22/2016 by Miranda from Atlanta

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          It provides these benefits:

                          First defense against age-related changes
                          Advanced shampoo-activated color seal technology plus UV absorber keep color vibrant & truer, longer, by protecting against the three causes of color fade, water rinse out, UV rays, and heat styling
                          Fortifies hair, reducing breakage by 85% after one use
                          Helps maintain hair density by reducing breakage from styling damage so you can achieve your maximum yearly growth potential

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