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What it is:
A first-of-its-kind hair care system designed to prevent frizz and improve hair health by addressing hygral fatigue.
- Dries hair faster
If you want to know more…
Aquis products are designed to minimize hygral fatigue: the stretching and swelling of hair when it's wet that makes it prone to damage, breakage, and frizz. With a clean formula that works with hair's natural pH balance and biome, the Prime Starter Kit includes every step in the four-step Aquis Prime Hair routine: 01 Water Defense PreWash, 02 Rebalancing Hair Wash, 03 Rapid Dry Hair Turban, and 04 Restorative Leave-In Mist.
This set contains:
- 3.4 oz/ 100.5 mL Aquis Prime Water Defense PreWash
- 2 oz/ 59.14 mL Aquis Prime Rebalancing Hair Wash
- Aquis Prime Lisse Luxe Hair Turban
- 2 oz/ 59.14 mL Aquis Prime Restorative Leave-In Mist
What it is formulated WITHOUT:
What else you need to know:
Prime Rebalancing Hair Wash was recognized by O: The Oprah Magazine with a Fall 2018 Beauty O-ward for Best Shampoo: Frizzy Hair.
Prime Starter Kit is gluten-free and dermatologist and allergist tested. In addition, the Rebalancing Hair Wash is certified USDA Biobased.
Clean at Sephora
When you spot our Clean seal, you can be sure we’ve checked that this brand’s product is made without the ingredients you told us you’d most like to avoid.
Clean at Sephora™ is formulated without:
Sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, triclocarban. All skincare, hair, and makeup brands with the Clean Seal have less than one percent of synthetic fragrances.
Prime Water Defense PreWash:
-Prior to showering, spray directly onto dry hair.
-Hold bottle a few inches away from hair and spray evenly throughout.
-Do not rinse.
-Set for at least two minutes (the longer the better) before washing and cleansing hair.
Rebalancing Hair Wash:
-At the end of your shower, gently massage throughout hair.
Lisse Luxe Hair Turban:
-Lightly squeeze hair in turban, wrap, and button.
Restorative Leave-In Mist:
-After a few minutes when hair is damp, apply Restorative Leave-In Conditioner, focusing on areas of dryness and damage.
-Comb with wide-toothed comb or fingers and style as desired.
-Spray the Water Defense PreWash and Restorative Leave-In Conditioner relatively close to hair and over a bathmat or towel to avoid potentially slippery floors.
Water, Amodimethicone, Cetrimonium Chloride, Trideceth-12, Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil, Keratin Amino Acids, Cysteine Amino Acids, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Extract, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract, Equisetum Arvense Extract, Macrocystis Pyrifera (Kelp) Extract, Persea Gratissima (Avocado) Oil, Panthenol, Niacin, Cinnamidopropyltrimonium Chloride, Citric Acid, Glycolic Acid, Emulsifying Wax Nf, Phenoxyethanol, Fragrance.
02 Prime Rebalancing Hair Wash:
Water, Sodium Methyl-2 Sulfolaurate, Disodium 2-Sulfolaurate, Sodium Lauryl Sulfoacetate, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Keratin Amino Acids, Cysteine Amino Acids, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Extract, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract, Equisetum Arvense Extract, Yucca Schidigera Stem Extract, Macrocystis Pyrifera (Kelp) Extract, Persea Gratissima (Avocado) Oil, Panthenol, Polyquaternium-10, Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride, Cinnamidopropyltrimonium Chloride, Citric Acid, Glycolic Acid, Phenoxyethanol, Fragrance.
04 Restorative Leave-In Conditioner:
Water, Amodimethicone, Cetrimonium Chloride, Trideceth-12, Keratin Amino Acids, Cysteine Amino Acids, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Extract, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract, Equisetum Arvense Extract, Macrocystis Pyrifera (Kelp) Extract, Persea Gratissima (Avocado) Oil, Panthenol, Niacin, Cinnamidopropyltrimonium Chloride, Citric Acid, Glycolic Acid, Emulsifying Wax Nf, Phenoxyethanol, Fragrance.
Clean at Sephora products are formulated without:
SulfatesSLS + SLES, Parabens, Formaldehydes, Formaldehyde-releasing agents, Phthalates, Mineral Oil, Retinyl Palmitate, Oxybenzone, Coal Tar, Hydroquinone, Triclosan, Triclocarban, Undisclosed synthetic fragrances (Products can be formulated with disclosed synthetic fragrances that meet the following two criteria: (1) the synthetic fragrances do not include any of the ingredients listed in numbers 1 through 12 above and (2) the synthetic fragrances are at a concentration below 1% of the total formula) The following type of acrylates: (ethyl acrylate, ethyl methacrylate, methyl methacrylate, butyl methacrylate, hydroxypropyl methacrylate, tetrahydrofurfuryl methacrylate, trimethylolpropane trimethacrylate , aluminum salts), Animal Oils/Musks/Fats, Benzophenone + Related Compounds, Butoxyethanol, Carbon Black, Lead/Lead Acetate, Methyl Cellosolve + Methoxyethanol, Methylchloroisothiazolinone & Methylisothiazolinone, Mercury + Mercury Compounds (Thimerisol), Insoluble Plastic Microbeads (This prohibited ingredient applies to products that are meant to be rinsed off ), Resorcinol, Talc (Talc that is free of any asbestos can be used in the formulation provided that Brand conducts testing to ensure that talc is free of any asbestos.), Toluene, Butylated hydroxyanisole (BHA), Butylated hydroxytoluene (BHT) that is 0.1% or more of total formula, Ethanolamines DEA/TEA/MEA/ETA, Nanoparticles as defined by the European Commission, Petrolatum and Parrafin that is not USP grade, Phenoxyethanol that is 1% or more of total formulation, Polyacrylamide & Acrylamide, The following types of Styrene (Bromostyrene, Deastyrene/acrylates/dvbcopolymer, sodium styrene/divinylbenzene copolymer , styrene oxide, styrene), 1,4 Dioxane in final formulas must comply with the thresholds as follows: (10 or < ppm for products that are meant to be rinsed off, wiped off or removed, 3ppm or < for products that are meant to remain on the skin).
Aquis is a Bay Area startup committed to helping restore hair from the inside out with a clean and innovative approach to hair care. Based on the insight that there are ways to keep hair healthy without compromise—by preventing water fatigue (the stretching and swelling that happens when hair is wet), protecting its natural biome, and using safe and gentle yet effective ingredients—Aquis develops products that protect and strengthen, limiting the need to hide damage through styling. For its extremely popular Hair Towels and Hair Turbans, Aquis engineered Aquitex, a breakthrough, proprietary performance fabric. Aligning with Aquis’ core values of helping people reach their potential in regard to their hair and beyond, a portion of proceeds from Aquis Prime will be donated to Code For Fun, an organization that provides tech training for teens so they can become the innovators of tomorrow. Aquis continues to innovate within the hair care category and promote hair confidence for all.
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