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Living Proof Curl Conditioning Wash

Living Proof

Curl Conditioning Wash

24.0 oz

Item #: 2297819

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Living Proof Curl Conditioning Wash cleanses and conditions in one step. 

This breakthrough non lathering, sulfate-free formula, which combines cleansing ingredients with a conditioning base, gives you smooth, conditioned curls that are clean and healthy.

  • Cleans and conditions in one step
  • Gently cleans hair of dirt, oil and build-up
  • Starts defining curls in shower
  • Keeps hair smooth and conditioned, in and out of the shower, with time-released conditioning

Powered by Extended Curl Memory technology so curls spring back to their perfect shape and stay beautiful, defined and frizz-free 2x longer.

Non lathering, sulfate-free, silicone-free and color safe.

For use on all curls, whether they're wavy, curly or coily.

Recommend regimens by curl type:

  • For all curl types: In need of extra conditioning, use No Frizz Leave In Conditioner
  • Wavy hair: Curl Conditioning Wash, Curl Detangling Rinse and Curl Enhancing Syling Mousse
  • Curly hair: Curl Conditioning Wash, Curl Detangling Rinse and Curl Defining Styling Cream
  • Coily hair: Curl Conditioning Wash, Curl Detangling Rinse and Curl Defining Styling Cream

Use it with:

  • Living Proof Curl Detangling Rinse
  • Living Proof No Frizz Leave In Conditioner
  • Living Proof Curl Defining Styling Cream
  • Living Proof Curl Enhancing Styling Mousse

The Science:

The problem: The majority of curly haired women cocktail 5+ products simultaneously to control their curls. All that product creates build up which makes your care routine even more important. Yet it¿s hard to find a reliable in-shower routine. Cleansing conditioners only focus on conditioning strands, not cleaning them, and weekly clarifying shampoos are drying and amplify frizz.

The solution: Curl Conditioning Wash delivers the perfect balance of cleaning and conditioning - in one step.
Powered by Extended Curl Memory technology featuring our patented Healthy Hair Molecule (OFPMA), an optimized emollient and polymer blend and time-release conditioners that:

  • Repels humidity for superior frizz protection. Curls last 2x longer.
  • Provides residue-free cuticle smoothing for long-lasting curl definition
  • Delivers touchable hold for long-lasting, resilient curls

Finally, life-proof curls:  beautiful, frizz free, and defined - and stay that way 2x longer.

Extended Curl Memory technology featuring:

  • OFPMA: Repels humidity for superior frizz protection and keeps hair cleaner, longer.
  • Time-released conditioning: Provides residue-free cuticle smoothing for long-lasting curl definition
  • Optimized balanced emollient and polymer blend: Delivers flexible hold for delivers long-lasting, resilient touchable curls


Wet hair completely, then apply Curl Conditioning Wash. Start at the roots and massage into hair. Add more product mid-strands to ends. Make sure you've applied enough product to cover hair from roots to ends. Massage through and rinse. Follow with the water-activated Curl Detangling Rinse to detangle hair. If you need more conditioning, we recommend using our No Frizz Leave-In Conditioner. Style with a Curl Styler.
Water/Eau/Aqua, Cetyl Alcohol, Octafluoropentyl Methacrylate, Behentrimonium Chloride, Isoamyl Laurate, Cetyl Hydroxyethylcellulose, Hydroxyethylcellulose, Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride, Polyquaternium-55, Xylitol, Cocamidopropyl PG-Dimonium Chloride, Quaternium-87, Decyl Glucoside, Hydrogenated Polyisobutene, Lactitol, Cystoseria Compressa Extract, Sodium Cocoyl Hydrolyzed Amaranth Protein, Zea Mays (Corn) Starch, Glycerin, Glycolic Acid, Fragrance/Parfum, Hexyl Cinnamal, Limonene, Linalool, Citronellol, Butylphenyl Methylpropional, Propanediol, Ethylhexyl Glycerin, Potassium Sorbate.

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Living ProofCurl Conditioning Wash
 
3.4

(based on 53 reviews)

62%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Smells great (31)
  • Easy to use (25)
  • Effective (21)
  • Lightweight (14)
  • Good value (4)

Cons

  • Not effective (13)
  • Poor texture (7)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (19)
  • Weekly use (12)
  • Women (7)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (25), Budget shopper (17)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 30 minutes (27), 10 minutes (11), 1+ hour (8)

Reviewed by 53 customers

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1.0

I will not but this again

By Jojo

from Texarkana Arkansas

Verified Buyer

Pros

    Cons

    • Ineffective

    Best Uses

      Comments about Living Proof Curl Conditioning Wash:

      Nothing good!

      • Hair Type:
      • Very Curly Hair
       
      4.0

      I like this product!

      By karen

      from san francisco, ca

      About Me Minimalist

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Gentle
      • Great Smell

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Living Proof Curl Conditioning Wash:

          I like to use this shampoo every other time, in between shampooing with a gentle low sulfate shampoo. If I use it each time, it does seem to make my hair look heavy and greasy the next day. Perfect though for every other time. 1 star removed as it does seem over priced.

          • Hair Type:
          • Wavy Hair

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          3.0

          If I had unlimited time and money i would buy again...

          By tamicane

          from Miami, Florida

          About Me Brand Buyer

          Pros

          • Effective
          • Your hair will look great

          Cons

          • Complicated To Use
          • Too much work to wash out
          • you have to use quite a bit to feel it clean

          Best Uses

            Comments about Living Proof Curl Conditioning Wash:

            So i have waited to use the entire bottle before giving my review. I absolutely love my hair with this product. For a no-poo your hair really feels clean! That said, it is about it. It is far too expensive if you have long and thick hair like me. It takes far too much time to wash it all out. The times I was in a bit of a rush, i had to chose, do I skip washing my hair (knowing it will take forever to wash out), do I just wash the best I can quickly (this led to nasty build up). So unfortunately, this l line has lost my sale. I hope that my honesty helped.

            • My Beauty Routine Takes:
            • 30 Minutes
             
            5.0

            Best for the curls

            By Curly Kate

            from Illinois

            About Me Brand Buyer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Good Value
            • Lightweight

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use

              Comments about Living Proof Curl Conditioning Wash:

              This product is the best I have found to wash curly hair. It doesn't weigh down the curls. Would recommend

              • My Beauty Routine Takes:
              • 30 Minutes

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              1.0

              Not for me. Hard to rinse and too heavy.

              By Christina

              from Connecticut

              Pros

              • Easy To Use

              Cons

              • Not Effective
              • Poor Texture

              Best Uses

                Comments about Living Proof Curl Conditioning Wash:

                I would definitely recommend trying the sample sizes of the Living Proof curl line before investing more money. This definitely didn't work for me. My hair is wavy in the front and has large loose curls in the back and is usually normal to dry. After using this product my hair looked matted down and oily near the roots, and the curls looked lifeless and droopy. I tried it a few more times both with and without the rinse, but always with the same results.

                I had bought the starter kit, and was happy that I hadn't spent the money on a large bottle. This was just too heavy for my hair.

                • My Beauty Routine Takes:
                • 30 Minutes

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Excellant results

                By Sandi

                from Federal Way WA

                About Me Budget Buyer

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Use
                • Effective
                • Lightweight
                • Smells Great

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Daily Use

                  Comments about Living Proof Curl Conditioning Wash:

                  This wash does not suds up much but it is very effective to clean my fine tight curly hair and leave me with bouncy curls not fuzzy.

                  • My Beauty Routine Takes:
                  • 10 Minutes

                  (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  I would buy this product again

                  By Ana

                  from Greeley co

                  About Me Budget Buyer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Use
                  • Effective
                  • Lightweight

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Daily Use

                    Comments about Living Proof Curl Conditioning Wash:

                    I like how it

                    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
                    • 30 Minutes

                    (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    1.0

                    Would not recommend this product

                    By Love to photograph

                    from KY

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                      Cons

                      • Not Effective
                      • Poor Texture

                      Best Uses

                        Comments about Living Proof Curl Conditioning Wash:

                        This product does nothing for curly hair.

                        (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        4.0

                        Makes my hair soft

                        By Jiffy pop

                        from Cary, NC 27519

                        About Me Budget Buyer

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Easy To Use
                        • Effective
                        • Good Value
                        • Lightweight
                        • Smells Great

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Weekly Use

                          Comments about Living Proof Curl Conditioning Wash:

                          I use it to wash my hair.

                          • My Beauty Routine Takes:
                          • 1+ Hour

                          (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                           
                          1.0

                          Not for me

                          By Lara

                          from Waukesha, Wi

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Smells Great

                          Cons

                          • Not Effective
                          • Poor Texture

                          Best Uses

                            Comments about Living Proof Curl Conditioning Wash:

                            I have used Living Proof PHD and really liked it. Decided to try the Conditioning Curl Wash on my naturally curly hair. Also using the leave-in conditioner. After the first wash as my hair air dried the roots felt very oily. I waited a couple days to wash it again. When I washed it again I shampooed twice and didn't use conditioner. It was even worse. I called Ulta and they gladly said I could exchange it for the PHD. Not very happy when I went to exchange it, the cashier guilt tripped me because there was more used then she felt acceptable but would allow me to exchange it anyway. I gave the product more then once to see if it would work, so yes there was more then one shampooing worth used and yes it did not work on my hair. I will continue to use Living Proof and will continue to shop at Ulta hoping for good hair days and a better customer experience.

                            • My Beauty Routine Takes:
                            • 30 Minutes

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                            6 Questions | 6 Answers
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                            • Q:

                              I have fine, thin, color treated, wavy hair that i can get to curl if i use a curl shampoo, conditioner and moose or light curl cream. What products do you recommend for me? I tried the body building cream, but hated it.
                              What products in this line will work well to provide curls to color treated, thin, fine wavy hair? thanks
                              Asked on 5/29/2016 by SHARON from Wadsworth, IL

                              1 answer

                              • Brand Expert

                                A:

                                We'd recommend Curl Conditioning Wash, Curl Detangling Rinse and the Curl Enhancing Styling Mousse to cleanse, detangle and add curl to your hair.

                                Answered on 5/31/2016 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                            • Q:

                              Does this product contain any drying alcohols, sulfates, or waxes? Is it Curly Girl approved?
                              Asked on 7/26/2015 by Sophie S. from Readstown, Wi

                              1 answer

                              • Staff Expert

                                A:

                                This product is sulfate-free, silicone-free, and color-safe. It is not formulated with mineral oil or waxes. It does contain Cetyl Alcohol, which is a moisturizing alcohol that is "OK" to include in a formula by Curly Girl standards. We hope this helps! :-) All ingredients are listed below for easy reference:

                                Water/Eau/Aqua, Cetyl Alcohol, Octafluoropentyl Methacrylate, Behentrimonium Chloride, Isoamyl Laurate, Cetyl Hydroxyethylcellulose, Hydroxyethylcellulose, Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride, Polyquaternium-55, Xylitol, Cocamidopropyl PG-Dimonium Chloride, Quaternium-87, Decyl Glucoside, Hydrogenated Polyisobutene, Lactitol, Cystoseria Compressa Extract, Sodium Cocoyl Hydrolyzed Amaranth Protein, Zea Mays (Corn) Starch, Glycerin, Glycolic Acid, Fragrance/Parfum, Hexyl Cinnamal, Limonene, Linalool, Citronellol, Butylphenyl Methylpropional, Propanediol, Ethylhexyl Glycerin, Potassium Sorbate.

                                Answered on 7/28/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
                            • Q:

                              I have fine, dry, color treated, curly hair and have been advised to use the Curl line over Restore and No Frizz. What if I choose to use a curling iron or flat iron to style my hair two or three times per week? Which product would you recommend I use? Also, what about humid climates where my hair tends to really frizz, which product then?
                              Asked on 4/16/2015 by CritterTender from Montana

                              1 answer

                              • Staff Expert

                                A:

                                All Living Proof products can be mixed and matched to address specific concerns.

                                To protect hair from damage from heat styling, we suggest Blowout (Item #: 2287210) or Restore Instant Protection (Item #: 2276276), both of which protect hair up to 450 degrees F.

                                No Frizz Weightless Styling Spray (Item #: 2247773) is also a great option for those with fine, frizz-prone hair, and it can be layered with either heat protectant product. It is formulated with Living Proof's patented Healthy Hair Molecule (OFPMA), which blocks humidity 70% better than silicones and oils.

                                Answered on 4/16/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                            • Q:

                              Is this product good for oily scalp, my hair is naturally curly/ wavy and I have an oily scalp at the front with dryer midshaft to ends. I also have a huge issue with breakage/ fallout and knots
                              Asked on 3/14/2015 by Tiffany from North carolina

                              1 answer

                              • Staff Expert

                                A:

                                The product does have light cleaning elements to it so it will help deal with oily scalp. It might actually work very well since it's not too stripping and won't promote sebum production. Too much stripping can lead to more sebum production as your scalp tries to rebalance it. You should try it! Curl Detangling Rinse, when used in conjunction, will help with breakage and knots. Use it after the Conditioning Wash. Apply generously to wet hair and run hair under water run activate detangling. Rinse well. We hope this helps!

                                Answered on 3/23/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                            • Q:

                              Would the Curl Conditioning Wash be good for permed hair?
                              Asked on 2/16/2015 by Tammy

                              1 answer

                              • Staff Expert

                                A:

                                Like all Living Proof products, Curl Conditioning Wash is safe to use on color- and chemically-treated hair including permed hair. Curl Conditioning Wash cleanses and conditions in one easy step and helps to define curls.

                                Answered on 2/17/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                            • Q:

                              Is this product suitable for recently color treated hair?
                              Asked on 2/12/2015 by AudreyJ

                              1 answer

                              • Staff Expert

                                A:

                                Yes, Living Proof Curl Conditioning Wash is sulfate-free and absolutely safe and gentle to use on color-treated hair. Its no-lather formula will actually help to prevent color from fading!

                                Answered on 2/12/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
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