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Sebastian

Drench Shampoo

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Sebastian Drench Shampoo's intense nourishment formula rehydrates dry, frizz and chemically treated hair for reinvigorated silky body and bounce. Color Safe.

Massage into wet hair to activate the rich lather, rinse thoroughly. Repeat if necessary. Follow with Drench Conditioner.
Water/Eau, Ammonium Laureth Sulfate, Ammonium Lauryl Sulfate, Glycol Distearate, Dimethicone, Cetyl Alcohol, Cocamide Mea, Fragrance/Parfum. Polyquaternium-10, Sodium Citrate, Sodium Benzoate, Disodium Mdta, PEG-7m, Citric Acid, Hydrolyzed Silk, Simmondsia Xylenesulfonate, Sodium Chloride.

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SebastianDrench Shampoo
 
4.6

(based on 225 reviews)

92%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Cleans thoroughly (143)
  • Great smell (137)
  • Improves hair health (129)
  • Lathers well (121)
  • Adds shine (101)

Cons

  • Dries hair out (11)
  • Doesn't work (8)
  • Doesn't lather well (6)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (97)
  • Thick hair (54)
  • Curly hair (48)
  • Fine hair (45)
  • Oily hair (33)
    • Hair Type:
    • Wavy hair (91), Straight hair (70), Very curly hair (23)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Survivalist / minimalist (72), Beauty conscious (58), Product junkie (36), Professional stylist (7)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (9)

Reviewed by 225 customers

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5.0

My favorite shampoo

By Laura-Business Owner

from Buffalo,NY

About Me Beauty Conscious

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Curly Hair
    • Daily Use
    • Thicker Hair

    Comments about Sebastian Drench Shampoo:

    I have very thick high lighted semi-curly hair. This shampoo is my favorite. It's absolutely luxurious!

    • Hair Type:
    • Wavy Hair
     
    4.0

    The Only Shampoo I Always Come Back To

    By Kimbo

    from New Orleans, LA

    Comments about Sebastian Drench Shampoo:

    Trust me, this is the bomb. I love the moisturizing shampoo & conditioner. It is my go to product for many many years! It keeps my hair hydrated, soft, and light... compared to other moisturizing shampoos... it doesnt leave my hair crazy oily! I am Asian, and my hair type is normal, straight and thick. This product isn't heavy on my hair. I highly reccomend this one.

    The only reason I dock a star is because the ingredients are not as natural as I like them to be... but nonetheless, it is a great product!

     
    3.0

    It's OK.

    By summerlovin'mommy

    from Grand Rapids, MI

    About Me Product Junkie

    Verified Buyer

    Comments about Sebastian Drench Shampoo:

    I usually use Pureology Hydrate, or Kevin Murphy Hydrate Me, shampoo and love them both. But they're so expensive so I decided to try Sebastian Drench this time...better price, just ok product. Doesn't really do the job like the others but it's not terrible either. Just "OK".

    • Hair Type:
    • Wavy Hair

    (2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

     
    2.0

    I loved it THEN hated it

    By Jess

    from Brooklyn NY

    About Me Beauty Conscious

    Pros

    • Adds Shine
    • Cleans Thoroughly
    • looks amazing after one wash

    Cons

    • Dries Hair Out
    • Harsh
    • Ineffective

    Best Uses

      Comments about Sebastian Drench Shampoo:

      I really wanted to love this shampoo. I first tried it when I stayed at a friends place and didn't bring shampoo with me. She told me to just use the drench shampoo in her shower. I did and I loved it from the start. It smelled amazing, felt fancy and made my hair feel great. I went to work that day and received multiple complements on how great my hair looked. I think I may have just blowdried it but didn't style it in any other way. So I jumped on the next sale and bought two huge bottles of the shampoo and conditioner. However after several uses, ever other day I wash my hair. I was sorely disappointed. My hair started to thin and break and fall out. I know other issues can lead to hair loss and breakage like stress and diet but it started shortly after I began using this shampoo. I spoke with several professionals and they said that sometimes all of the protein in these type of shampoos can add too much protein to your hair which can cause it to break readily. So use at your own risk, it can damage your hair in the long run.

      • Hair Type:
      • Wavy Hair

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      I would purchase again

      By Lisa

      from Texas

      About Me Beauty Conscious

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Cleans Thoroughly
      • Gentle
      • Great Smell
      • Lathers Well

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use

        Comments about Sebastian Drench Shampoo:

        Smells great. Very moisturizing without being heavyweight

        • Hair Type:
        • Straight Hair

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        Love .. love ..Love this product! Great for fine hair .

        By Monique

        from Reno, Nevada

        About Me Beauty Conscious

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Adds Shine
        • Cleans Thoroughly
        • Improves Hair Health
        • Lathers Well

        Cons

        • Static if mixed with other brands

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use
        • Thinner Hair

        Comments about Sebastian Drench Shampoo:

        Great for everyday use. Could use a fragrance kick.

        • Hair Type:
        • Straight Hair
         
        5.0

        Only shampoo that tames my winter static

        By Julie

        from Denver, CO

        About Me Minimalist

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Cleans Thoroughly
        • Gentle
        • Lathers Well

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use
          • Thinner Hair

          Comments about Sebastian Drench Shampoo:

          Wash my hair every other night. Lathers well, cleans well. The only shampoo I have used for about a year now.

          • Hair Type:
          • Straight Hair
           
          5.0

          Great shampoo

          By Schertz mom

          from Schertz Texas

          About Me Product Junkie

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

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

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Thicker Hair

            Comments about Sebastian Drench Shampoo:

            Love this shampoo! It lathers my thick wavy hair and smells great. It also doesn't dry it out after a wash. I've been using this product for years and I definitely take advantage of the large bottle sales at Ulta since it can be pricey.

            • Hair Type:
            • Wavy Hair
             
            5.0

            Hubby's must have

            By Palmdale Ladybug

            from Palmdale California

            About Me Minimalist

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

              Best Uses

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

              Comments about Sebastian Drench Shampoo:

              After trying many shampoos this is the only one my husband now uses. He absolutely loves it.

              • Hair Type:
              • Wavy Hair
               
              5.0

              My favorite shampoo & conditioner

              By Lau

              from Long island

              About Me Product Junkie

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Sebastian Drench Shampoo:

                  This for a while has been my favorite shampoo & conditioner. When my hair was natural & after highlights I love it the same.

                  • Hair Type:
                  • Straight Hair

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                  • Q:

                    Which shampoo of the Sebastian line is best for colored treated hair
                    Asked on 4/28/2018 by Kat from US

                    1 answer

                    • CUSTOMER CARE

                      A:

                      Hello! All of our Sebastian shampoos and conditioners are designed to be safe for color treated hair.

                      Answered on 5/24/2018 by Official Answer from Sebastian from Brand Answer
                  • Q:

                    I purchased the Sebastian Drench shampoo and conditioner liter bottles, which I previously purchased from my salon. My order just arrived and the shampoo smells different. I went online to the Sebastian professional site to compare ingredients, they are different. Is it possible I received a counterfeit product?? Also, the ingredients listed in the Ulta site are different than what's on the bottle and what's listed on the professional site...please advise.
                    Asked on 1/6/2018 by Shelby from Milwaukee Wisconsin

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Ulta is an authorized seller of our product. If you purchased the product for a non professional website you may have received a counterfeit product. If you purchased it from Ulta, it is in fact Sebastian's product. Ulta's ingredent list should be accurate.

                      Answered on 1/8/2018 by Wella, Sebastian, Nioxin
                  • Q:

                    Is this product cruelty-free?
                    Asked on 11/25/2017 by Lorelei from Milwaukee

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      The Coty policy is we do not perform, nor do we ever commission any third parties on our behalf to perform, testing of our products or ingredients on animals, except where required by law.

                      All our products are safe and have been developed, manufactured and packaged in compliance with the laws, regulations and guidelines that are applicable in each country in which they are sold. Our safety assessment of cosmetic ingredients is based on the use of recognized alternatives to animal testing, the use of existing safety data and, increasingly, the sharing of such data with other industries.

                      It is common knowledge that China requires mandatory animal tests on all cosmetic products imported into the country. We continue to be involved in the dialogue with the Chinese authorities, including through our active membership of the China Association of Fragrance Flavor and Cosmetic Industries (CAFFCI), to replace animal tests with alternatives. As a result, China has recently started to investigate ways to replace animal testing and has sought the assistance of European scientists.

                      We have been actively involved in the research and development of alternatives to animal testing for many years. We were a party to SEURAT-1, the single largest Private-Public Partnership initiative which aimed to develop alternatives to animal testing of cosmetic products. With a total contribution of €50 million, funded in equal by the European Commission and the cosmetics industry, it managed to produce some alternative methods to animal testing and set the ground for further development of which we are also part.

                      The common goal of all these efforts is to completely replace animal testing through validated alternative methods which ensure our products are safe for consumer use.

                      Answered on 11/29/2017 by Wella, Sebastian, Nioxin
                  • Q:

                    Does this product create dryness of the scalp? Sometimes any product other than organics have this effect on me, but I really am interested in trying this product!
                    Asked on 4/11/2017 by Bonnie

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      Sebastian Drench is one of our favorite sought after products for thirsty hair. You will love how this product covers and infuses your hair from root to tip with luxurious moisture. Without a doubt it is one of the best products for dry hair and scalp.

                      Answered on 4/12/2017 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                  • Q:

                    To use or Not after Keritin treatment?
                    Asked on 4/1/2017 by Bonnie from Huntingdon Valley, PA

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      It's always best to review the ingredients list with the professional stylist who performed your keratin treatment service or with the manufacturer of your keratin treatment to determine if a product is safe for you to use on your keratin-treated hair. All ingredients are listed below for easy reference:

                      Water/Eau, Ammonium Laureth Sulfate, Ammonium Lauryl Sulfate, Glycol Distearate, Dimethicone, Cetyl Alcohol, Cocamide Mea, Fragrance/Parfum. Polyquaternium-10, Sodium Citrate, Sodium Benzoate, Disodium Mdta, PEG-7m, Citric Acid, Hydrolyzed Silk, Simmondsia Xylenesulfonate, Sodium Chloride.

                      Answered on 4/6/2017 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                  • Q:

                    Is this product gluten free?
                    Asked on 11/5/2016 by Hmero from Provo,Utah

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      That is not a specific claim that Sebastian makes for this product, so we recommend carefully reviewing the ingredients list if you have any concerns prior to use.

                      Answered on 12/22/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                  • Q:

                    This shampoo states it is color safe but has Sulfate in the ingredients always was told by stylist not to use shampoos with sulfate on colored hair so that makes it confusing is it safe or not.
                    Asked on 11/4/2016 by curious from Florida

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      Sebastian claims that this product is safe to use on color-treated hair; however, if you have any concerns, we do recommend to defer to your stylist/colorist to determine whether or not a formula is right for you. :-)

                      Answered on 11/7/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                  • Q:

                    Is this shampoo good for naturally curly hair? Not necessarily dry but coarse
                    Asked on 7/5/2016 by CurlyQ from Lincoln, ne

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      This shampoo is particularly beneficial to dry, frizzy and chemically treated hair of all types and textures!

                      Answered on 7/27/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                  • Q:

                    Is this shampoo only for individuals with color treated hair? Or is this shampoo suitable for all hair types?
                    Asked on 1/16/2016 by hajima2

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      Drench Shampoo is color-safe, but it can be used on both color-treated and natural hair!

                      Answered on 1/19/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                  • Q:

                    I have Super dry skin and scalp. Is this the best product for those problems?
                    Asked on 12/28/2015 by Peppermint Patti from Charlotte, NC

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      This product is ideal for dry, frizz-prone and chemically treated hair. It is not indicated to treat any scalp condition.

                      Answered on 12/30/2015 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
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