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Living ProofPerfect hair Day (PhD) Shampoo

Living Proof

Perfect hair Day (PhD) Shampoo

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Living Proof Perfect hair Day (PhD) Shampoo is a revolutionary shampoo that lets you wash your way to beautiful, healthy looking hair. Powered by Living Proof's patented Healthy Hair Molecule (OFPMA), Perfect hair Day (PhD) Shampoo is the first step to:
  • Helping you wash your hair less often
  • Make hair look healthier instantly and improve over time

Perfect hair Day (PhD) Shampoo is ideal for all hair types. It is sulfate-free and silicone-free. Safe formulated for color and chemically treated hair.

Perfect hair Day works hard to keep hair looking and feeling healthy.

The Perfect hair Day line*:
  • Delivers the five benefits for beautiful, healthy looking hair - smoothness, volume, conditioning, strength and polish
  • Helps you wash your hair less often
  • Makes hair look healthier instantly and gets better over time

*Perfect hair Day Shampoo, Conditioner and 5-in-1 Styling Treatment

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Apply Perfect hair Day (PhD) Shampoo to wet hair. Massage into a rich lather, focusing on roots. Rinse. Follow with Perfect hair Day (PhD) Conditioner.
Water/Eau/Aqua, Sodium Lauroyl Methyl Isethionate, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Sodium Methyl Cocoyl Taurate, Decyl Glucoside, Glycol Distearate, Octafluoropentyl Methacrylate (OFPMA), PCA Glyceryl Oleate, Behenyl Alcohol, PEG-150 Pentaerithrityl Tetrastearate, IPDI/PEG-15 Soyamine Copolymer Dimer Dilinoleate, PEG-200 Hydrogenated Glyceryl Palmate, PEG-7 Glyceryl Cocoate, Dihydroxypropyl PEG-5 Linoleammonium Chloride, Polyquaternium-47, Laureth-4, Laureth-23, PEG-6 Caprylic/Capric Glycerides, Fragrance/Parfum, Tetrasodium EDTA, Citric Acid, Methylchloroisothiazolinone, Methylisothiazolinone, Hexyl Cinnamal, Limonene, Linalool, Citronellol, Butylphenyl Methylpropional, Magnesium Nitrate, Magnesium Chloride.

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Living ProofPerfect hair Day (PhD) Shampoo
 
4.2

(based on 441 reviews)

82%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Cleans thoroughly (319)
  • Great smell (269)
  • Improves hair health (249)
  • Gentle (234)
  • Lathers well (209)

Cons

  • Doesn't lather well (41)
  • Dries hair out (37)
  • Doesn't work (36)
  • Greasy (13)
  • Harsh (11)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (181)
  • Fine hair (92)
  • Oily hair (89)
  • Thick hair (69)
  • Curly hair (45)
    • Hair Type:
    • Wavy hair (209), Straight hair (192), Very curly hair (13)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (200), Survivalist / minimalist (109), Product junkie (81), Professional stylist (4)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (4)

Reviewed by 441 customers

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5.0

I use this product all the time.

By Angel1

from Savannah

About Me Beauty Conscious

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Adds Shine
  • Cleans Thoroughly
  • Great Smell
  • Lathers Well

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Daily Use
    • Thinner Hair

    Comments about Living Proof Perfect hair Day (PhD) Shampoo:

    I love the way my hair feels and looks when I use this product.

    • Hair Type:
    • Straight Hair

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    I'll never use another shampoo!

    By Bbailey

    from Tulsa, OK

    About Me Minimalist

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Adds Volume
    • Cleans Thoroughly
    • Gentle
    • Gives my hair great texture
    • Great Smell
    • I can add an extra day between shampoos.
    • Improves Hair Health

    Cons

    • Doesn't Lather Well

    Best Uses

    • Oily Hair
    • Thinner Hair

    Comments about Living Proof Perfect hair Day (PhD) Shampoo:

    I don't remember the lady's name who helped me at Ulta, but she suggested this shampoo. Bless her!

    It was my first visit to Ulta, but it won't be my last, for sure.

    • Hair Type:
    • Straight Hair
     
    5.0

    Best my hair has ever looked

    By I woke up like this

    from Usa

    About Me Beauty Conscious

    Pros

    • Cleans Thoroughly
    • Gentle
    • Improves Hair Health

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Living Proof Perfect hair Day (PhD) Shampoo:

        Hair looks great for 2-3 days using the shampoo and conditioner together. Doesn't leather much, but isn't supposed to. I shampoo my scalp mostly, then rinse the shampoo through the rest of my hair. I do the opposite with the conditioner.
        I've used this for two years and LOVE IT. Am only now getting low on my 24oz bottles. Since you don't wash every day, your bottles last a long time.
        My hair is wavy and normal to dry, not oily. I do not heat style or blow dry my hair.

        • Hair Type:
        • Wavy Hair
         
        4.0

        nice but not for me

        By mw

        from Charlotte, nc

        About Me Product Junkie

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Great Smell
        • Lathers Well

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Living Proof Perfect hair Day (PhD) Shampoo:

            as much as I wanted to love this product, it just wasn't for me. It says it helps keep your hair cleaner longer but my hair was greasy with day 2 hair but usually is not with my other shampoos.. going to give it another try! I'm sure it works for other people but just at not me!

            • Hair Type:
            • Straight Hair
             
            5.0

            love it

            By E

            from Rochester, ny

            About Me Beauty Conscious

            Pros

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

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about Living Proof Perfect hair Day (PhD) Shampoo:

                Love this product. I can get a good two days, almost three between washes.

                • Hair Type:
                • Straight Hair
                 
                3.0

                No so perfect

                By NaeNae

                from Boston, MA

                About Me Beauty Conscious

                Pros

                • Great Smell
                • Lathers Well

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Living Proof Perfect hair Day (PhD) Shampoo:

                    I do like the smell and it lathers well, but I only wash my hair 2 days/week and this shampoo only keeps my hair feeling clean on the day I wash it. Typically my hair is at it's best the day after I wash it, but that's definitely not the case with this shampoo. If you wash your hair every single day, perhaps this shampoo is for you.

                    • Hair Type:
                    • Straight Hair
                     
                    1.0

                    Terrible product, and a waste of money

                    By Lana

                    from Apple Valley, MN

                    About Me Beauty Conscious

                    Pros

                    • Great Smell

                    Cons

                    • Doesn't Lather Well
                    • Greasy
                    • Ineffective

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about Living Proof Perfect hair Day (PhD) Shampoo:

                      I've used the restore products from Living Proof before and loved them, so I decided to give Perfect Hair Day a try. Worst shampoo and conditioner combo I've ever used. The shampoo is extremely watery and doesn't lather well, even if you use quite a bit. Hair doesn't even feel clean after double shampooing, and hair gets greasy within 12 hours. I've given it multiple tries and I get the same result every time. Don't waste your time and money. Way too expensive of a product for such undesirable results.

                      • Hair Type:
                      • Straight Hair
                       
                      2.0

                      WASTE OF MONEY

                      By Evans

                      from charleston, south carolina

                      About Me Beauty Conscious

                      Pros

                        Cons

                        • Dries Hair Out
                        • Greasy
                        • Ineffective

                        Best Uses

                          Comments about Living Proof Perfect hair Day (PhD) Shampoo:

                          Made my ends so so dry and the top of my hair was unbearably greasy at all times. So expensive and not worth the money at all.

                          • Hair Type:
                          • Straight Hair
                           
                          5.0

                          I would buy this product again and again

                          By Amira

                          from Killeen TX

                          About Me Minimalist

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Adds Shine
                          • Eases straightening
                          • Gentle
                          • I can wash every other day and hair looks great
                          • Improves Hair Health

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                              Comments about Living Proof Perfect hair Day (PhD) Shampoo:

                              Lives up to the name. People have been asking me if I changed my hairstyle. It looks that much better

                              • Hair Type:
                              • Wavy Hair

                              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                               
                              1.0

                              Truly...Awful

                              By raewild

                              from Upstate NY

                              About Me Minimalist

                              Verified Reviewer

                              Pros

                              • Great Smell

                              Cons

                              • Causes Frizz
                              • Dries Hair Out
                              • Ineffective
                              • Weighs Hair Down

                              Best Uses

                                Comments about Living Proof Perfect hair Day (PhD) Shampoo:

                                This did not live up to the hype for me - this in conjunction with the conditioner was the absolutely worst on my hair. For reference, I have fine, straight hair. Because it was all such a pricey investment, I had to finish up at least 3/4 before I eventually had to throw it out. My hair was frizzy, lifeless, dull, and oily - yet very, very dry. I ended up cutting 9 inches off and switching over to Redken, and my hair is already a million times healthier. 10/10 would never recommend. YMMV, though.

                                • Hair Type:
                                • Straight Hair

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                                • Q:

                                  Is this a good product line to use with hard water?
                                  Asked on 1/2/2018 by Leah 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 have color treated hair I am looking for an appointment an everyday shampoo. Which one do you recommend? I currently use it's a 10 Is this a professional line?
                                  Asked on 9/1/2017 by kim from pgh,pa

                                  1 answer

                                  • Staff Expert

                                    A:

                                    Living Proof Perfect hair Day (PhD) Shampoo is safe for use on color treated hair. If you'd like a complementary hair care consultation, please visit your nearest Ulta Beauty store to speak with one of our stylists. Thank you!

                                    Answered on 10/2/2017 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                                • Q:

                                  Does this smell like their dry shampoo?
                                  Asked on 7/3/2017 by jmill from Mississippi

                                  1 answer

                                  • Brand Expert

                                    A:

                                    All of our products have a light citrus smell to them!

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

                                  Is this like the drug store brands that leave a buildup of wax on your hair??
                                  Asked on 5/20/2017 by bronuh from grants Pass, or

                                  1 answer

                                  • Brand Expert

                                    A:

                                    Living Proof dry shampoo is light and clean. It helps remove dirts and oils with no extra build-up.

                                    Answered on 6/4/2017 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                                • Q:

                                  I am looking for a shampoo that will not dry out fine thin hair but also one that is not so overly moisturizing that it makes it flat and lifeless. Would this be a good option? If not do you have a recommendation?
                                  Asked on 5/14/2017 by JDL from Mississippi, US

                                  1 answer

                                  • Brand Expert

                                    A:

                                    For fine hair we recommend the Full shampoo and conditioner!

                                    Answered on 6/4/2017 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                                • Q:

                                  does this work for an oily scalp? I've had problems in the past with oil control shampoos, they either dry my hair out or make it feel awful. i have thin hair, with an oily scalp and dry ends.
                                  Asked on 4/30/2017 by mb

                                  1 answer

                                  • Brand Expert

                                    A:

                                    Yes, this will help with oily scalp!

                                    Answered on 6/4/2017 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                                • Q:

                                  Can you mix and match the shampoo and conditioners from each line? Specifically, the PHD shampoo and Restore conditioner??
                                  Asked on 4/11/2017 by lynsy from US

                                  1 answer

                                  • Brand Expert

                                    A:

                                    Yes, you are able to do so.

                                    Answered on 4/19/2017 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                                • Q:

                                  Do the Restore and the PhD have the same scent?
                                  Asked on 4/1/2017 by Jilllllll from Gresham Wisconsin

                                  1 answer

                                  • Brand Expert

                                    A:

                                    All products have a light citrusy smell but vary slightly throughout the lines.

                                    Answered on 4/19/2017 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                                • Q:

                                  Does Living Proof phd have keratin/protein?
                                  Asked on 3/20/2017 by Melissa from FL

                                  1 answer

                                  • Brand Expert

                                    A:

                                    Living Proof Perfect hair Day shampoo does not contain proteins.

                                    Answered on 8/15/2017 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                                • Q:

                                  I currently use this brand but the "Timeless" line...how does PHD" compare?
                                  Asked on 1/29/2017 by Cheb from Michigan

                                  1 answer

                                  • Brand Expert

                                    A:

                                    Living Proof Timeless is for beautiful, ageless hair. It is a clinical, problem – solution line that supplements the things you lose as you age to keep your hair in the best condition. You'll typically start incorporating it into your routine in your 30s.

                                    Living Proof Perfect hair Day is a simplified solution that keeps generally healthy hair looking beautiful and healthy.

                                    Answered on 2/16/2017 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
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