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Extreme Shampoo

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Dry, dull, damaged hair demands an extreme solution. That's why you need Extreme Shampoo, the cleansing shampoo for distressed hair. Now with exclusive RCT Protein Complex that treats the root, core and tip, this shampoo cleanses, strengthens and restores damaged hair and prevents future hair breakage. With its new smart, multi-targeted delivery system, soy protein adds structure at the root of the hair, arginine maintains health at the core, and sepicap restores the look of ends. Manage and treat your tired hair with the complete professional products Extreme hair care system. Suitable for color treated, natural, long and short hair.
Use as a complete system with Extreme Conditioner and Anti-Snap Treatment. Apply to wet hair, massage into a lather, rinse. Follow with Conditioner and Anti-Snap Treatment. In case of contact with eyes, rinse them immediately.
Aqua/Water/Eau, Sodium Laureth Sulfate, Coco-Betaine, Glycol Distearate, Sodium Chloride, Dimethicone, Parfum/Fragrance, Cocamide Mipa, Sodium Benzoate, Hexylene Glycol, Salicylic Acid, Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride, Carbomer, Cetyl Alcohol, Sodium Cocoyl Amino Acids, Behentrimonium Methosulfate, Quaternium-33, Potassium Dimethicone Peg-7 Panthenyl Phosphate, Benzyl Benzoate, Sodium Sarcosinate, Propylene Glycol, Limonene, Benzyl Alcohol, Arginine, 2-Oleamido-1,3-Octadecanediol, Hydrolyzed Soy Protein, Linalool, Fumaric Acid, Hydrolyzed Vegetable Protein Pg-Propylsilanetriol, Phenoxyethanol, Tetrasodium Edta, Potassium Sorbate, Sodium Hydroxide, Citric Acid (D184533/1) Us Pat./Brevet Américain: 6,294,160.

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RedkenExtreme Shampoo
 
4.6

(based on 185 reviews)

93%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Improves hair health (144)
  • Cleans thoroughly (132)
  • Great smell (121)
  • Lathers well (113)
  • Adds shine (92)

Cons

  • Dries hair out (10)
  • Doesn't work (9)
  • Greasy (5)
  • Doesn't lather well (4)
  • Smells bad (4)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (93)
  • Fine hair (46)
  • Thick hair (39)
  • Curly hair (32)
  • Oily hair (29)
    • Hair Type:
    • Straight hair (82), Wavy hair (81), Very curly hair (10)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (80), Survivalist / minimalist (42), Product junkie (32), Professional stylist (5)

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5.0

more than satisfied

By jae

from San Antonio

Comments about Redken Extreme Shampoo:

this shampoo lathers great. I wash my hair every 3 days. 3rd day being it's oily. I have pretty dry hair and this shampoo does not dry my hair out at all just cleanses I always apply scalp to mid shaft only and let it wash down to my ends when I rinse to cleanse them. healthy hair is made of protein, moisture and cermaides. this shampoo contains protein and cermaides so it's perfect for moisture I would use biolage conditioning balm mid shaft to ends! (:

- cosmetologist

(0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
2.0

Did nothing for my hair

By Kay

from NV

About Me Beauty Conscious

Pros

    Cons

    • Dries Hair Out
    • Ineffective

    Best Uses

      Comments about Redken Extreme Shampoo:

      I used the shampoo and conditioner in conjunction with the all soft line, recommended to me by several hairdressers. I bought them and used them for a few months waiting for something to happen. What did happen was my hair got all the moisture sucked out of it. It feels like straw and now needs to be repaired. I do not recommend either product to anyone ever

      • Hair Type:
      • Wavy Hair

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      I have been using this shampoo for years!

      By MarjorieRN

      from Ohio

      About Me Beauty Conscious

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use
        • Oily Hair
        • Thicker Hair

        Comments about Redken Extreme Shampoo:

        I have been using this same shampoo (and conditioner) for a few years now. With other brands I'd have to switch them out every few months or so because they would stop working as well as they did at first. This is not the case with Extreme! It works just as well now as it did when I first started using it 4+ years ago!
        It is worth every penny!
        It cleans very well(I have an oily scalp). It helps smooth the cuticle, so it helps prevent split ends. By smoothing the cuticle it also helps retain color in color treated hair.

        • Hair Type:
        • Wavy Hair
         
        5.0

        i would buy this again!!

        By camo

        from Texas

        About Me Beauty Conscious

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Adds Shine
        • Great Smell
        • Improves Hair Health

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Curly Hair
          • Thinner Hair

          Comments about Redken Extreme Shampoo:

          I like this product for how my hair feels and smells great

          • Hair Type:
          • Wavy Hair
           
          1.0

          Disappointed

          By Ali

          from Nash

          About Me Beauty Conscious

          Pros

          • Lathers Well

          Cons

          • Ineffective
          • Smells Bad

          Best Uses

            Comments about Redken Extreme Shampoo:

            When I smelled this shampoo in the bottle it didn't smell so bad but once I actually used it in the shower the scent was overpowering. Overly sweet smelling. I thought I could get past that if I at least saw an improvement in my hair but unfortunately it didn't seem to make any kind of difference. In fact, my scalp broke out in painful spots that I'm guessing was some sort of allergic reaction. I had used this shampoo for a week without changing any other products and then switched back to my previous shampoo and the reaction cleared up within two days. I'm disappointed because I usually love Redken hair products and I hate returning things I've used but the two bottles I bought are getting returned ASAP.

            • Hair Type:
            • Wavy Hair
             
            5.0

            Must-Have for Bleach Damaged Hair

            By bmillz

            from PA

            About Me Beauty Conscious

            Pros

            • Cleans Thoroughly
            • Gentle
            • Improves Hair Health

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • bleached hair
              • damaged hair

              Comments about Redken Extreme Shampoo:

              I used this with the matching conditioner after having my hair bleached blonde and I could not recommend this more to anyone who bleaches their hair. It adds strength and protein to the hair and after a few uses my hair completely transformed from damaged to soft and manageable. I actually had to stop using it once my hair regained health because it is so strong in protein it can make your hair brittle if you aren't lacking. If you bleach your hair this is an absolute must.

              • Hair Type:
              • Straight Hair
               
              5.0

              Better than Monat!

              By KB

              from LA

              About Me Product Junkie

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use

                Comments about Redken Extreme Shampoo:

                I love this Shampoo! I've been using Monat for 2.5 and loved it until recently when my hair started breaking off. I was nervous to try a different shampoo because I didn't think one would hydrate and strengthen like the Monat used to do. I bought the entire Redken Extreme line and can't wait to see how healthy my hair is a few months from now.

                • Hair Type:
                • Wavy Hair
                 
                4.0

                Nice lightweight shampoo

                By Beth

                from Ohio

                About Me Beauty Conscious

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Cleans Thoroughly
                • Gentle
                • Lathers Well

                Cons

                • Smells Bad

                Best Uses

                • Curly Hair
                • Thicker Hair

                Comments about Redken Extreme Shampoo:

                Like this shampoo....doesn't seem to buildup any residue and is lightweight. However, I do not care for the smell.

                • Hair Type:
                • Very Curly Hair
                 
                5.0

                yes

                By dont have one

                from Pa.

                About Me Beauty Conscious

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

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

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Daily Use
                  • Thinner Hair

                  Comments about Redken Extreme Shampoo:

                  Shampoo my hair....have less breakage!!

                  • Hair Type:
                  • Wavy Hair
                   
                  5.0

                  Perfect for damaged hair

                  By KS

                  from Greenville

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

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

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Daily Use
                    • Damaged Hair

                    Comments about Redken Extreme Shampoo:

                    This shampoo is great for damaged hair and every day use. It smells good and leaves my hair feeling shiny and clean.

                    • Hair Type:
                    • Straight Hair

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                    • Q:

                      I just bleached my hair and it feels like straw now, will this shampoo and conditioner work? I am currently using a shampoo and conditioner that's made for blonde hair and it seems to be drying my hair out more.
                      Asked on 3/25/2018 by Kimberly M from Glencoe, MN

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Using Extreme Shampoo will cleanse, add strength and shine. You can then use the Extreme Conditioner to detangle, smooth and add additional strength to your bleached hair

                        Answered on 3/30/2018 by Official Answer from Redken from Brand Answer
                    • Q:

                      Just wondering what the pH level is?
                      Asked on 3/15/2018 by peoh from neohio

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Redken considers formulas for our products proprietary. The pH of any given product is not a measure of the product's efficacy. Our products are developed to be compatible with the natural biology of the hair and skin. It is our unique formula and technology that provides the desired result. As a company committed to the highest quality products, we take special care to ensure that all ingredients we use are safe. We continually evaluate the most current information about our ingredients. We hope this information is helpful.

                        Answered on 3/20/2018 by Brand Expert from Matrix Professional
                    • Q:

                      Can I use this product on my tape in hair extensions?
                      Asked on 3/6/2018 by Bree from canton oh

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Redken Extreme Shampoo is great for strengthening distressed hair. Especially when used as a system. We do not test our products on hair extensions so we are unable to provide a recommendation for use with tape in hair extensions.

                        Answered on 3/7/2018 by Brand Expert from Redken
                    • Q:

                      Since this shampoo has sulfates will it harm my already damaged, breaking off hair??
                      Asked on 2/20/2018 by Jessica from Barbourville KY

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        The Redken Extreme Shampoo is designed to strengthen and repair damaged hair. Sulfates are used in shampoos as a lathering agent and will not cause damage to your hair.

                        Answered on 2/23/2018 by Brand Expert from Redken
                    • Q:

                      so i am working on growing out my hair and donating it to wigs for kids. my question is will this shampoo help my hair grow out faster or should i opt instead in for a hair growth shampoo. I already have thick hair but i would love it if this product would help grow the length of my hair out.
                      Asked on 1/28/2018 by pwroffaith from ocala fl

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Redken Extreme is great for distressed hair in need of strengthening. You may wish to take a look at Extreme Length Primer and Sealer. Formulated with biotin, Extreme Length system of shampoo, primer and sealer helps achieve your maximum length -up to 6" in a year

                        Answered on 1/29/2018 by Brand Expert from Redken
                    • Q:

                      How often should I use this shampoo? Will my hair become brittle due to an excessive amount of protein ?
                      Asked on 12/27/2017 by C from US

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        Sorry for the delay answering your question. Please contact us at gethelp@ulta.com. Thanks!

                        Answered on 2/5/2018 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                    • Q:

                      I took a quiz on the Redken site which recommended this product. I had listed Dandruff as a concern of mine on the quiz, but I don't see anything mentioned on this product regarding dandruff control. Does this help with a flaky scalp?
                      Asked on 12/20/2017 by Melissa from Wisconsin

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        To help address scalp concerns such as dandruff, take a look at Redken Scalp Relief Dandruff Control Shampoo.

                        Redken's Scalp Relief Dandruff Control Shampoo is a specialized treatment that helps fight and control dandruff. Dermatologist-tested for safety.

                        Apply to wet or dry hair, massaging into scalp. Leave on 5 minutes. Wet hair, lather and rinse. Can be used daily.

                        Answered on 12/20/2017 by Brand Expert from Matrix Professional
                    • Q:

                      Redken Extreme shampoo-is it color safe?
                      Asked on 8/16/2017 by Jenneva from Prescott , Az.

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Redken Extreme Shampoo is safe for color-treated hair.

                        Answered on 8/16/2017 by Brand Expert from Redken
                    • Q:

                      so is this for color treated hair?
                      Asked on 7/23/2017 by Mocha from Davenport, IA

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Redken Extreme Shampoo is safe for color-treated hair. Extreme Shampoo is designed to strengthen damaged hair.

                        Answered on 7/24/2017 by Brand Expert from Redken
                    • Q:

                      Is this a good choice for hair that has been damaged from chlorine?
                      Asked on 7/20/2017 by tjsmom from undisclosed

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        The Redken Extreme line of products is excellent for strengthening and fortifying damaged hair. If your hair is weak, then using Extreme will make it stronger. Redken Extreme is a good choice for repairing damage. If your hair continues to be exposed to chlorine, we recommend using a product to remove chlorine every other time you wash.

                        To remove Chlorine from you hair, we recommend using out newest product line: Clean Maniac Micellar Shampoo and Clean Maniac Conditioner. It will leave your hair deeply cleansed, shiny and smelling fresh. Follow up with Redken One United Multi-Benefit Treatment spray for extra protection, moisture and detangling.

                        All of these products are available on Ulta.com

                        Answered on 7/20/2017 by Brand Expert from Redken
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