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John Frieda

Sheer Blonde Go Blonder Lightening Shampoo

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John FriedaSheer Blonde Go Blonder Lightening Shampoo
 
4.0

(based on 115 reviews)

81%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Cleans thoroughly (70)
  • Lathers well (66)
  • Adds shine (59)
  • Great smell (51)
  • Gentle (43)

Cons

  • Dries hair out (20)
  • Doesn't work (12)
  • Harsh (11)
  • Doesn't lather well (3)
  • Greasy (3)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (52)
  • Fine hair (23)
  • Thick hair (18)
  • Oily hair (17)
  • Curly hair (11)
    • Hair Type:
    • Straight hair (66), Wavy hair (43), Very curly hair (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (48), Product junkie (33), Survivalist / minimalist (25)

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5.0

Sheer Blonde Go Blonder Lightening Shampoo

By Bindy

from Harrisburg, PA

About Me Minimalist

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Adds Shine
  • Adds Volume
  • Cleans Thoroughly
  • Lathers Well

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Curly Hair
    • Daily Use

    Comments about John Frieda Sheer Blonde Go Blonder Lightening Shampoo:

    Love this shampoo! It adds just the right amount of shine and highlight for those of us who need just a little boost inbetween appointments.

    • Hair Type:
    • Wavy Hair
     
    5.0

    In love with this product

    By kayse

    from san antonio

    About Me Product Junkie

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about John Frieda Sheer Blonde Go Blonder Lightening Shampoo:

          I had my doubts about this product but within the firat two uses I could already see a difference. I've been using this for a week now and have already reached my desired shade of blonde. This is magic in a bottle I Definitely recommend this!

          • Hair Type:
          • Straight Hair
           
          5.0

          A natural blondes dream

          By Stacy

          from Boston, MA

          About Me Minimalist

          Verified Reviewer

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                Comments about John Frieda Sheer Blonde Go Blonder Lightening Shampoo:

                Like most posts here, I'm a natural blonde whose hair has grown darker with age. Nevertheless, I have always gotten comments from people that I have beautiful natural highlights and to never dye my hair. At the age of 26 I have still never dyed the hair but have found that smothering my hair in lemon juice at the beach just isn't enough to keep it looking as bright as it used to be. I started using this product and fell in love with it! My hair was back to being as beautiful blonde as it was when I was younger. However, I did notice my natural highlights were slowly starting to disappear and my hair was just turning into one shade of blonde. This might be fine for some, it's still a great color, but my natural highlights seem to have started to vanish. I now only use the product probably about once a month just to get that boost of lightening and whenever I feel like my roots are starting to look darker (which everyone says is all in my head). I have not noticed any thinning or breaking like other comments have reported. I have thick hair before and after this product. One thing I can recommend for those with that issue is to use 'main N' tail' shampoo & conditioner. It's made by Straight Arrow and comes in large bottles. Yes there is a horse on the front, yes you can use it on animals but I have recommended this to all my friends and they absolutely love it. It really makes your hair super thick and grow like a weed. Hope this helped!!

                • Hair Type:
                • Wavy Hair
                 
                5.0

                Great Shampoo for Blondes

                By San

                from Aladdin, wy

                About Me Beauty Conscious

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

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

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Great To Add Highlights

                  Comments about John Frieda Sheer Blonde Go Blonder Lightening Shampoo:

                  Love this shampoo, adds great highlights to my blonde hair.

                  • Hair Type:
                  • Wavy Hair

                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  My favorite shampoo

                  By Renee

                  from Washington, DC

                  About Me Beauty Conscious

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Cleans Thoroughly
                  • Great Smell
                  • Lathers Well
                  • Lightens Blonde Hair

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about John Frieda Sheer Blonde Go Blonder Lightening Shampoo:

                      John Frieda products have never done me wrong yet, and I've bought this product (and the accompanying conditioner and lightening spray) multiple times. It works well, is a great value, and leads to lots of compliments. Five stars, definitely.

                      • Hair Type:
                      • Wavy Hair

                      (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      4.0

                      You go lighter, you have to do maintenance

                      By Lis1025

                      from Dallas Tx

                      About Me Product Junkie

                      Pros

                      • Cleans Thoroughly
                      • Great Smell
                      • Lathers Well
                      • Lightens

                      Cons

                      • Dries Hair Out

                      Best Uses

                        Comments about John Frieda Sheer Blonde Go Blonder Lightening Shampoo:

                        I love this line, I use it 2x a week or so, but I only shampoo my hair 3x a week. It lightens, I have highlighted hair which it brightens significantly. However, knowing you have a lightening effect...you have to feel condition DAILY or it will dry out. At least every time you wash. I do an oil treatment of coconut oil pre cleanse, shampoo and conditioner with this then follow with a good deep conditioner. I love Terax Crema. It's a holy grail for blondes and available online this site.

                        • Hair Type:
                        • Wavy Hair
                         
                        5.0

                        love it

                        By Hiker

                        from Colorado

                        About Me Minimalist

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Adds Volume
                        • Cleans Thoroughly
                        • Lathers Well

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Thinner Hair

                          Comments about John Frieda Sheer Blonde Go Blonder Lightening Shampoo:

                          I used John Frieda for blondes in the past and switched. This is much better than I remembered and am glad I gave it another try..

                          • Hair Type:
                          • Straight Hair

                          (5 of 11 customers found this review helpful)

                           
                          1.0

                          TERRIBLE. MY HAIR IS YELLOW NOW.

                          By maryodo

                          from Chicago, IL

                          About Me Product Junkie

                          Verified Reviewer

                          Pros

                            Cons

                            • Dries Hair Out
                            • Harsh

                            Best Uses

                              Comments about John Frieda Sheer Blonde Go Blonder Lightening Shampoo:

                              I have been a long time user of John Frieda products yet after recent events, I will certainly not be any longer. Around the beginning of April this year, I started using Go Blonder Lighting Shampoo and Conditioner as I have in past years to prepare for the light color I so desire for the summer. Starting off it worked fine as always lighting up my highlighted hair. Yet after 2 weeks of use, every other day to be noted, my hair started to turn yellow. I had not noticed until friends and family asked if I intentionally dyed my hair, yellow. I stopped using the products immediately thinking the color would start to fade, and let it not be mistaken it was not brassiness due to water. I used city water of Chicago and purple dyed shampoo to try to reverse the effects. Nothing was effective. I then went to my salon to get highlights to try to correct the yellow and toner as well. I was not successful in removing the color. After a Malibu treatment, more toner and bottles after bottles of purple salon shampoo, somewhere over $300 spent overall, my hair is still yellow. My hair stylist and the salon are baffled as well as I am about what seemed to be a reputable brand has succeeded in damaging and discoloring my once light blonde hair. I am never one to complain about products yet I never had a terrible experience quite like this. Let it be known I will never by any John Frieda products again and have let everyone I know of what has happened. My salon is also warning their clients not to use any of your products as well. I only hope this color can fade and eventually grow out and this will not happen to anyone else.

                              • Hair Type:
                              • Straight Hair

                              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                               
                              4.0

                              Lightens well

                              By Stacia

                              from Meniffee, CA

                              About Me Product Junkie

                              Verified Buyer

                              Pros

                              • Cleans Thoroughly
                              • Lathers Well

                              Cons

                              • Dries Hair Out

                              Best Uses

                                Comments about John Frieda Sheer Blonde Go Blonder Lightening Shampoo:

                                Product did exactly what it's supposed to do. I used it for a solid week and notice about a shade difference on my medium brown-auburn colored hair. Stop using because it did feel a bit drying on my curly, naturally dry hair. Am going to use it again in about a week or two. Would recommend it anyone who wants to go a little lighter without incurring too much damage. Haven't tried the conditioner but am interested in doing so.

                                • Hair Type:
                                • Very Curly Hair

                                (0 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

                                 
                                1.0

                                Dried my hair out!

                                By Natalie M

                                from Portland, OR

                                About Me Beauty Conscious

                                Verified Reviewer

                                Pros

                                • Great Smell

                                Cons

                                • Dries Hair Out
                                • Dulls hair
                                • Harsh

                                Best Uses

                                  Comments about John Frieda Sheer Blonde Go Blonder Lightening Shampoo:

                                  do not buy this product! After using this shampoo and conditioner set for a few weeks, the ends of my hair are really damaged and dry. I recently got a haircut so the damage is from this shampoo. I have brown hair with blonde-ish highlights and the shampoo did nothing to my hair. WASTE OF MONEY.

                                  • Hair Type:
                                  • Straight Hair

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