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Size 8.5 oz/ 250 mL · ITEM 1985043
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$26.00

Has a nice scent...Love this so much...I tend to wash my hair once or twice a week and I am no stranger to dry shampoo, so at least once a week I like using a detox/clarifying shampoo...I haven't any color in my hair so I don't know if it will cause any color lifting but if you are in need of a good clarifying shampoo, this is worth it
Which hair type is it good for?
✔ Straight
✔ Wavy
✔ Curly
✔ Coiled
✔ Tightly Coiled

What it is:
A clarifying shampoo featuring activated charcoal to remove impurities and product buildup without stripping or drying out hair.

Key benefits:
- Deep cleans hair
- Does not strip or dry out hair
- Helps strengthen and reinforce damaged hair

If you want to know more…
On The Rocks Clarifying Charcoal Shampoo is enriched with activated charcoal to purify and thoroughly cleanse both the hair and scalp—absorbing 100 to 200 times its weight in impurities. It removes product buildup without stripping or drying out hair, while vegetable protein strengthens and reinforces chemically treated or damaged hair.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
This product is never tested on animals, and is safe for color-treated and keratin-treated hair.
Size 6.8 oz / 201 mL · ITEM 2202471
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$18.00

This helps a lot...I was so impressed...Perhaps it is because I have never used a clarifying shampoo, but I am going to order this trio I am often disappointed when I buy a product from a sample...I feel like my highlights are still in good condition too after using this, I only clarify With this shampoo maybe Once a month
What it is: A cleansing shampoo designed to remove product build up for super shiny hair and a balanced scalp.

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Hair Concerns: Oiliness, Shine, and Color Safe

Formulation: Lightweight Lotion

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Sea Water: Intensely cleanses the scalp by clearing away oil, impurities, and product build up while restoring essential minerals back into damaged, breakage-prone hair.
- Aloe Vera: Soothes scalp irritation and helps reduce flakiness while enhancing elasticity in weak strands.
- Honey: Locks in moisture.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, and mineral oil. This product is also cruelty-free and gluten-free and comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: Reset Clarifying Shampoo is the first step in the three-step Reset system. Formulated with sea water and honey, this powerful cleanser removes built up oils and product residue while maintaining hydration for vibrant, shiny hair and a healthy-looking scalp. For best results, follow with Reset Repairing Mask. A hint of grapefruit and oatmeal blend together to leave hair with a light, fresh fragrance.
Size 8.5 oz/ 250 mL · ITEM 2030260
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$26.00

I'd buy it again...I really like this...I recently switched off of liquid shampoo and have been using shampoo bars which I LOVE but was finding that between those, and the dry shampoo I was experiencing more build up than usual...I only use a clarifying shampoo about once per week to deep clean my hair and get out whatever product residue was left behind when I used during the week before cleansed out
What it is: A deep-cleansing, color-safe shampoo that removes everyday buildup and restores hair and scalp to a healthy balance.

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Key Benefits: Color Safe

Formulation: Rich Liquid

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Argan Oil: Restores elasticity, smoothness, and manageability to hair.
- Lavender, Rosemary, Chamomile and Jojoba Extracts: Natural plant extracts that provide nourishment to hair.
- Keratin: A structural protein that rebuilds and strengthens damaged or porous hair.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, and triclocarban. This product also comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: Rich in nurturing argan and avocado oils, keratin, lavender, chamomile, and jojoba extracts, Moroccanoil Clarifying Shampoo removes buildup that can cause limp, greasy strands—without stripping hair. Can also be used prior to a color, perm, or chemical treatment to promote more even results.
Size 7.1 oz/ 200 mL · ITEM 2438380
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$44.00

I highly recommend it...This is my new Holy Grail...Omg I'm so in love with the Oribe Clarifying Shampoo...This is the best clarifying shampoo I've ever used
What it is: A clarifying shampoo powered by skincare exfoliants that purifies and deeply cleanses without stripping away hair’s natural oils.

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Hair Concerns:
- Oiliness
- Shine
- Flaky, Dry Scalp

Key Benefits:
- Exfoliates hair and scalp
- Removes product and mineral buildup
- Clarifies without stripping

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Volcanic Ash: Gently exfoliates hair and scalp, removing dirt, oil, and product buildup (without a stripping effect).
- Green Tea Extract: Strengthens every strand to protect against damage and breakage.
- Oribe Signature Complex: Defends hair from environmental elements, oxidative stress, photoaging, and deterioration of natural keratin.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, sulfates SLS & SLES, triclocarban, and triclosan. It is also vegan, gluten-free, and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: Go deep with this skincare-inspired shampoo, which polishes away dirt, oil, and buildup to purify your hair and scalp. Enriched with volcanic ash and green tea extracts, the unique mousse formula transforms into a rich lather, detoxifying and exfoliating while protecting against damage and breakage.

All Oribe products are dermatologist tested and formulated with safe, high-quality, innovative ingredients. They are also PETA approved, UV protective, and color- and keratin-treatment safe.

Fragrance Description: Created in collaboration with one of the oldest French Fragrance houses, Oribe’s signature scent, Côte d’Azur, features sun-drenched notes of Calabrian bergamot, white butterfly jasmine, and sandalwood—embodying the glamour and heat of the legendary destination.
Size 16.9 oz/ 500 mL · ITEM 2432177
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$24.00

It felt cool on my scalp and smelled really nice too.I used a deep conditioning mask after since it says it preps the hair for that purpose and my hair is super silky soft post shower
What it is: A clarifying shampoo that thoroughly cleanses textured hair by removing buildup and impurities without stripping hair of moisture or shine.

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Hair Concerns:
- Curl-Enhancing
- Dryness
- Oiliness

Key Benefits:
- Removes product buildup and impurities
- Leaves hair clean and refreshed
- Preps for a deep-moisturizing treatment

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Charcoal: Removes buildup and impurities without stripping hair of moisture or shine.
- Coconut Oil: Adds luster, shine, and softness.

What Else You Need to Know: This clarifying shampoo works with every texture and curl type to leave hair feeling clean, refreshed, and ready for an efficient deep-moisturizing treatment. It is formulated with charcoal and a coconut-derived clarifier to remove buildup and impurities with stripping strands of moisture or shine.
Size 6.7 oz/ 200 mL · ITEM 2280303
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$25.00

I love this stuff...First of all, WOW...I purchased this product after seeing Liah Yoo's best of beauty 2019 video and because I was in the market for a good clarifying shampoo after Briogeo's scalp revival shampoo didn't really work for me...When I I rinsed my hair out it didn't feel grippy like it usually does when I use a clarifying shampoo, which is amazing
What it is: A lightweight, gel-to-foam shampoo that removes build-up, helps maintain moisture and volume, and supports balance—all without stripping.

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Key Benefits:
- Removes dirt, oil, and buildup
- Cleanses and detoxifies without stripping
- Lightweight gel-to-foam format adds moisture and restores volume

Formulation: Lightweight Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Pink Clay: Helps balance hair and scalp, while gently removing dirt and buildup.
- Charcoal Powder: Helps absorb dirt, odors, harmful substances, and impurities that collect on hair; also helps cleanse pores of toxins and odors, while exfoliating dead skin cells.
- Indian Cress Extract: Supports oxygen flow for a balanced, healthy scalp.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, and triclocarban, and contains less than one percent of synthetic fragrances. This product is also vegan and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This unique aerosol shampoo transforms from gel to foam to cleanse, revive volume, and replenish moisture. It is formulated with pink clay and charcoal to absorb dirt, odor, buildup, and impurities, while Indian cress extract nurtures the scalp to help support a natural, healthy balance—without stripping.

Sea buckthorn berry, also known as obliphica, is included in all of amika’s haircare and styling products. It contains over 190 biologically active compounds, including vitamin C (15 times more than an orange), vitamin A (three times more than a carrot), and vitamin E. It also has high concentrations of the rare omega-7, making up 40 percent of the berry. Typically, only found in fish oil, omega-7 keeps free radicals at bay and supports natural collagen, a key building block for skin, hair, and nails.
Size 4 oz · ITEM 1722180
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$26.00

I love this product , I use it after working out cause I don't like washing my hair every day cause it's a little damage , it absorbs most of the oils in my hair , I would say that it's long lasting and I love how it smells, I received this product free for testing purposes...I love it, but I don't think my husband loves the price tag ; ) I would definitely recommend this product to anyone who is in need of a really good dry shampoo that leaves your hair feeling a lot cleaner and lighter
What it is: A dry shampoo that will actually clean your hair for you—removing dirt, oil, and odor for a fresh start—no shower necessary.
Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, and Curly
Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick
Hair Concerns:
- Oiliness
Key Benefits:
- Cleans hair
- Absorbs dirt, oil, and sweat
- Makes hair look, feel, and smell clean
Formulation: Spray
Highlighted Ingredients:
- Fast-Absorbing Powders: Soak up oil and sweat.
- Patented Healthy Hair Molecule: Reduces surface friction so it’s easy to remove the powders (and whatever they’ve soaked up) to keep hair cleaner, longer.
- Odor Neutralizers and Time-Release Fragrance: Create freshness and deliver a light scent all day.
Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, hydroquinone, triclosan, and triclocarban. This product is also vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.
What Else You Need to Know: This dry shampoo has fast-absorbing powders that soak up oil and sweat, while Living Proof’s patented healthy hair molecule allows powders to lift easily from the hair—taking dirt and oil with them. Odor neutralizers and a time-released fragrance keep hair smelling freshly washed—so no one will know your not-so-dirty secret.
Clinical Results: In a concept and use test of 200 people:
- 9 in 10 users agree PhD Dry Shampoo keeps hair clean between shampoos
- 8 in 10 users say PhD Dry Shampoo is better than other dry shampoos
- The same majority of non-users agree PhD Dry Shampoo is the next best thing to washing
Size 3.5 oz/ 150 mL Original Scent · ITEM 1506468
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$23.00

Awesome in a can...I like the smell...I could definitely feel this one in my roots when I run my fingers in them, the initial smell has a chemical smell to it, it's more expensive than I would like, and I have dark blonde hair but would still have to work in a little where I over sprayed...I rarely do reviews,,but I was so surprise with this product, I have the greasiest hair and washing it everyday just makes it worse :( and I tried like 10 different dry shampos and only leave a mess ,,horrible,,, I receive a mini size of detox, the fist time was horrible
What it is: A super absorbent formula that eliminates oils and impurities, leaving hair looking and feeling clean and refreshed with extra volume and a matte finish.

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Hair Concerns: Volumizing, Oiliness, and Color Safe

Formulation: Spray

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Micro-Fine Rice Powders: Absorb excess oils and odors, and as they absorb, they become translucent to naturally blend with all hair colors and expand to provide lift in the roots.
- Golden Root Extract: Increases moisture to prevent dryness and breakage.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, phthalates, and silicone. This product is also cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: Product is now available in four scents:
Original scent with notes of jasmine, sandalwood, and Madagascar vanilla.

Vanilla Bourbon scent with notes of tonka beans, caramel, and cardamom.

Lush scent with notes of violet, sandalwood, and musk.

Coconut Colada scent with notes of coconut water, muguet, and coconut.
Size 8 oz/ 236 mL · ITEM 1895580
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$42.00

helped out a lot...For a deep clean...I have had a very dry scalp for a year now I did find a shampoo and conditioner that has worked wonders for me but when I received this shampoo and conditioner from influenster for my honest opinion I decided to test it out...I absolutely love the way that it foams up enough to cover my hair, allowing me to use it as a shampoo as well when I use it, meaning that the number of products that I use when I shower doesn't increase just because I use this and that regular shampoo doesn't strip my scalp right after using this
What it is: An exfoliating, sulfate-free scrub that lifts away impurities and buildup while balancing and soothing an itchy, irritated scalp (whether oily or dry).

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Hair Concerns:
- Dryness
- Oiliness
- Flaky, Dry Scalp

Key Benefits:
- Detoxifies and removes buildup, oil, and impurities
- Hydrates, balances, and soothes an itchy, irritated, and flaky scalp
- Clean and naturally derived, formulated 6-free™, and made with a proprietary NOVA Complex® that purifies, nourishes, and refreshes

Formulation: Scrub

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Binchotan Charcoal: Detoxifies and draws out impurities that clog the hair follicle and cause buildup on the scalp.
- Coconut Oil: Moisturizes the scalp, preventing dryness and flakiness.
- Peppermint, Spearmint, and Tea Tree Oil Complex: Has a cooling effect on the scalp and reduces itchiness, irritation, and flakiness.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: Made with 95 percent naturally derived ingredients, this shampoo supports absorption of key vitamins and minerals for long-term hair health while balancing scalp hydration for both oily and dry types. Peppermint, spearmint, tea tree, and coconut oils soothe and refresh, while binchotan charcoal and plant-based exfoliators lift away buildup, impurities, dead skin, and excess oil that can clog hair follicles.

This product is an Allure Best of Beauty award winner.

Clinical Results: In a clinical study, after 1 use:
- This product increased scalp hydration

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Clean at Sephora is formulated without a list of over 50 ingredients, including sulfates (SLS and SLES), parabens, phthalates, and more. For the full list, check out the Ingredients tab.
Size 6.7 oz/ 200 mL · ITEM 2325850
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$24.00

I love the smell...Has a nice scent...I do love Moroccanoil products so I will give this shampoo the benefit of the doubt, but I did not see a difference and had to add my own shampoo in with the sample to have enough shampoo to wash my hair...I didn't really notice a significant change in regards to reducing brassiness or refreshing dull highlights, but the shampoo smells great and left my hair feeling softer which is what I generally look for in any shampoo I purchase/use
What it is: A sulfate-free, tone-correcting shampoo to fight brassiness in blonde, lightened brunette, and grey hair.

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Key Benefits:
- Counteracts Yellow or Orange Tones
- Repairs
- Cleanses without Drying

Formulation: Liquid

Highlighted Ingredients:
- ArganID™ Technology: Infuses the antioxidant powers of argan oil into hair while simultaneously helping to repair and seal the cuticle.
- Violet Pigments: Impart color and visual effect, enhancing depth, dimension, and providing a natural-looking sheen.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES and parabens. This product comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: The gentle cleansing formula contains violet pigments to counteract unwanted yellow and orange tones, enhance the depth and dimension of your color, and revive highlights. It also contains ArganID™ technology to help repair hair from the inside out.

Clinical Results: In an independent study on consumers ages 18 to 65, after 1 application:
- 91% said it refreshes dull highlights
- 92% said brassiness was toned down on blonde or grey hair
Size 9 fl oz/ 266 mL · ITEM 2391027
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$46.00

Love in a bottle...Gold for my hair...I have been used this for about a month and I can only say good things about this shampoo tho only thing I don't love was the smell but it isn't that bad is just different from the regular brands, my hair is very very thick, wavy and was very dry before I start with this, you must use the conditioner if you really want to see a change on the dry aspect of your hair, I know it is expensive but is totally worth it...*I received this product for free from Influenster & Pureology in exchange for my honest opinion* I can sum up how I feel about the Pureology Nanoworks Gold Shampoo & Conditioner set in 1 sentence: I AM IN LOVE
What it is: A rich, sulfate-free shampoo that renews softness, manageability, and shine to dull, brittle, or very dry, color-treated hair.

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Hair Concerns:
- Dryness
- Shine
- Color Safe

Key Benefits:
- Strengthens hair
- Renews softness, manageability, and shine
- Provides extraordinary color protection
- Highly concentrated formula allows for 75+ shampoos in a single bottle

Formulation: Liquid

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Keravis: Strengthens hair.
- Golden Marula Oil: Supports scalp health and keeps hair soft, supple, and moisturized.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, and triclocarban, and contains less than one percent of synthetic fragrances. This product is also vegan, cruelty-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: This shampoo includes a signature aromatherapy blend of dewy pear, ylang ylang, and golden amber and a patented Antifade Complex® to protect color vibrancy and ensure lasting color payoff. It also includes sunflower seed, a UV filter, and vitamin E to fight color-depleting environmental effects while ensuring lasting shine.
Size 24 oz/ 710 mL · ITEM 1058130
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$33.00

Good for my skin...it's amazing, it really makes my hair looks healthy and shine, I tried to use it after reading hundreds of review, and I said to myself why just give it a try, but surprisingly it works, and I am one of the many who have been trying various kind of shampoo to heal my damaged hair, and I am so glad that I found it...I bought this a few months ago, and honestly I didn't care for the floral fragrance, so I stopped using it I randomly picked it up in the shower a couple of weeks ago and just fell in LOVE
What it is:
A three-in-one gel infused with the beloved Amazing Grace fragrance to leave you feeling amazingly clean and beautifully feminine.

What it is formulated to do:
Amazing Grace Shampoo, Bath & Shower Gel is an award-winning shower gel with the amazingly clean, beautifully feminine scent of philosophy's bestselling fragrance. This multitasking formula gently cleanses, conditions, and softens skin and hair while providing a rich, foaming lather for a luxurious shower or bath experience. Layer the perfumed formula with other Amazing Grace products to feel amazingly clean from head to toe.
Size 5.3 oz/ 153 g · ITEM 2035046
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$25.00

I like the smell...I love the scent...I've a buzzed haircut so my hair is very short and I feel like you can see my scalp too much in pictures and certain light, so when I spray this on (not brushing it in) I find it adds a nice white finish that I really really like...I went to the store that is one of my favorites and I found this dry shampoo ufff I love keeps my hair protected and clean longer, I can last 3 to 4 days without washing it and keeps it without fat it is amazing it does not even look like I have it dirty
Which hair type is it good for?
✔ Straight
✔ Wavy
✔ Curly
✔ Coiled
✔ Tightly Coiled

What it is:
A dry shampoo formulated without talc or aluminum that refreshes hair by absorbing excess oil and adding volume.

Key benefits:
- Naturally cleans and deodorizes hair
- Adds volume
- Cools and refreshes scalp

If you want to know more…
Perk Up Dry Shampoo is your secret weapon to maintaining your style. Enriched with natural rice starch, which immediately works to absorb excess oils, Perk Up Dry Shampoo is one of the only dry shampoos on the market formulated without aluminum starch or telltale, chalky talc. Whether you’re in need of a quick no-wash cleanse or an extra boost of volume, a swift mist of this Sea Buckthorn Berry-infused formula leaves hair soft and refreshed, while a spray to the roots adds volume. This product is color-free and contains no harmful ingredients—so it doesn’t leave a dreaded dusty residue, but naturally revitalized hair.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
A perfect partner to Silken Up Dry Conditioner (sold separately), use Perk Up Dry Shampoo to absorb excess oil and add volume at the root, and Silken Up Dry Conditioner (sold separately) to lightly condition the lengths of hair. This dynamic duo delivers the ultimate freshly washed look and feel.

This product is a NewBeauty Beauty Choice Award winner.

This product is certified vegan and formulated without MIT/MCI, artificial colors, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, triclocarban, aluminum, talc, and have less than one percent synthetic fragrances.

Sea buckthorn berry (also known as obliphica) is included in all of Amika’s haircare and styling products. It contains over 190 biologically active compounds, including vitamin C (15 times more than an orange), vitamin A (three times more than a carrot), and vitamin E. It also has high concentrations of the rare omega-7, making up 40 percent of the berry. Typically only found in fish oil, omega-7 keeps free radicals at bay and promotes the production of collagen, a key building block for skin, hair, and nails.

Sea buckthorn has been thoroughly researched in over 130 modern scientific studies that have found that this berry promotes health. Women throughout the ages have used the obliphica berry to protect themselves against the ravages of the sun and the elements. Founded on tradition and now based on extensive scientific research, sea buckthorn is one of the biggest functional whole food rediscoveries of the 21st century.