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PEPTIDE PREP™ detox shampoo

Back bar size of our color-safe, non-stripping clarifying shampoo formulated with the K18PEPTIDE™
Rated 4.8 out of 5
Based on 185 reviews

A color-safe, non-stripping clarifying shampoo with the K18PEPTIDE™ to gently but effectively remove 99% product buildup*, 95% sebum* + 76% copper* for detoxified, refreshed hair.

*Disclaimers

  • clears excess buildup
  • pH-optimized
  • 17 ingredients + patented peptide

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Intentional ingredients remove buildup without stripping:

Purposeful formulation powered by active skincare-inspired ingredients (no fillers) to clean effectively without stripping it or messing with your color. Features 17 ingredients, plus our patented peptide

Activated charcoal absorbs toxins, excess oils, and dirt in the hair and scalp

Salicylic Acid clears sebum buildup in follicles without stripping hair of essential moisture and lipids

K18PEPTIDE™ helps reduce protein loss to help keep hair feeling healthy and strong

Key benefits

Deeply cleanses hair and scalp: A non-stripping, pH-optimized lather works to unclog hair follicles while banishing dirt, oils, metals from hard and tap water, and things left behind from heavy product buildup. Reduces 99% product buildup*, 95% sebum* + 76% copper* after just 1 wash

Clears the path: Intentional formulation means no fillers or deposits left behind leaving the cleanest canvas for maximum K18 Molecular Repair Leave-in Treatment results

Uniquely targets metals present in tap and hard water: Tackles common metals like Nickel, Cadmium, Lead, Zinc, Iron that can cause dullness and buildup on the hair

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How to use

Engineered for heavy duty washing ahead of texture services, K18 treatments, or haircuts/styling following the PRO chelating hair complex.

For Stylist Use

  1. Massage into hair + scalp to remove excess buildup.

  2. Thoroughly rinse.

  3. Repeat as needed.

For Client Use

  1. Swap out your regular shampoo for this power wash 1x weekly or as needed.

  2. Massage into hair + scalp to remove excess buildup.

  3. Thoroughly rinse.

  4. Repeat as needed.

Creates a clean canvas for optimal results from K18 molecular repair formulas.

Ingredients

Water (Aqua) (Eau), Sodium C14-16 Olefin Sulfonate, Cocamidopropyl Hydroxysultaine, Salicylic Acid, Charcoal Powder, sh-Oligopeptide-78, Panthenol, Glycerin, Sodium Phytate, Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride, Caprylyl Glycol, Caprylhydroxamic Acid, Citric Acid, Potassium Hydroxide, Sodium Hydroxide, Fragrance (Parfum), Benzyl Salicylate, Limonene.

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K18REPAIR™ service

Rated 4.9 out of 5
Based on 1735 reviews
2-step PRO mist + mask service reverses damage in 4 minutes View K18REPAIR™ service (WHOLESALE) product Log In / REGISTER

Description

A color-safe, non-stripping clarifying shampoo with the K18PEPTIDE™ to gently but effectively remove 99% product buildup*, 95% sebum* + 76% copper* for detoxified, refreshed hair.

*Disclaimers

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will the detox shampoo dry my client’s hair out?

No, the detox shampoo will not dry your client’s hair out. This non-stripping formula has a pH of 3.8-4.2 that won’t leave hair over-stripped. In a consumer study, 90%* said hair feels clean without feeling dry. * *Disclaimers

will the detox shampoo strip my client’s color?

No, the detox shampoo will not strip your client’s color. This color-safe formula is optimized with pH 3.8-4.2 to help maintain their color, and uniquely targets common metals present in tap and hard water that can cause dullness.

when do i use the detox shampoo?

Use the detox shampoo for heavy-duty washing prior to texture services, K18 treatments, or styling. Every client, regardless of hair type, product use, or service can benefit from a regular detox to remove buildup, reset texture, and optimize performance of products, stylers, and chemical services.

does the detox shampoo work with k18 molecular repair service?

Yes, the detox shampoo works with K18 molecular repair service. These were created to fuel your client’s cleanest canvas for a healthy hair base, ensuring every K18 application drives optimal results.

why do i need both shampoos?

You need both shampoos to deliver the most effective clean while maintaining your client’s hair + scalp health. Detox shampoo is engineered for less frequent heavy-duty washing, and DAMAGE SHIELD shampoo is engineered for frequent washing.

the PEPTIDE PREP™ difference

Engineered for the most effective clean

PRO to PRO

Learn why PRO stylist Amber Maynard Bolt trusts detox shampoo to create a clean canvas prepped for maximum damage repair with the K18 PRO service.

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pH-optimized formulas

Engineered with optimized pH ranges to maintain hair + scalp equilibrium, protecting color + moisture levels no matter the intensity of your wash.

reviews

average rating 4.8 out of 5
Based on 185 reviews
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185 Reviews
Reviewed by adriana a.
Verified Buyer
I recommend this product
Age
55 - 64
Hair Concern
  • Heat damage
  • Frizz
  • Color-care
Hair Type
  • Medium Density
My Results
  • Less Frizz
  • Visible Difference
  • Smoother Hair
  • Shinier Hair
Rated 5 out of 5
Review posted

Love my Detox Shampoo

I love it! Made my hair feel and look clean and healthier. It also smells nice. I highly recommend it, worth the money.

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Reviewed by Giselle S.
Verified Buyer
I recommend this product
Age
35 - 44
Hair Concern
  • Frizz
  • Split-Ends
  • Dryness
  • Fragile/brittle hair
  • Oily hair/scalp
Hair Type
  • Fine/Thin
My Results
  • Less Breakage
  • Defined Curl/Wave Pattern
  • Less Frizz
  • Visible Difference
  • Stronger Hair
Rated 5 out of 5
Review posted

Amazinggggggggg

Best detox shampoo ever.. I only need a few pumps to wash my whole head.. It literally lifts a weight off of my head....super refreshing

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Reviewed by Claudia Z.
Verified Buyer
I recommend this product
Age
18 - 24
Hair Concern
  • Oily hair/scalp
  • Extending time between washes
  • Dryness
Hair Type
  • Medium Density
  • Straight/Wavy
My Results
  • Stronger Hair
  • Shinier Hair
  • Cleaner, fresher hair
Rated 5 out of 5
Review posted

Feels So Clean

I love this shampoo because of how deeply it cleans my scalp & helps remove product buildup. I use this one only once a week, but it’s definitely one of my favorite hair products right now.

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Thank you for your review Claudia!

Reviewed by Laura M.
Verified Buyer
I recommend this product
Age
55 - 64
Hair Concern
  • Color-care
  • Frizz
Hair Type
  • Fine/Thin
  • Straight/Wavy
My Results
  • Less Frizz
  • Bouncy Hair
  • Stronger Hair
  • Smoother Hair
  • Cleaner, fresher hair
Rated 5 out of 5
Review posted

Love it!

Great Product!

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Reviewed by Chloe P.
Verified Buyer
I recommend this product
Age
25 - 34
Client Hair Concerns
  • Chemical Damage
  • Frizz
  • Fragile/Brittle Hair
  • Heat Damage
  • Dryness
Client Hair Types
  • Fine/Thin
Client Results
  • Less Frizz
  • Stronger hair
  • Less Breakage
  • Smoother Hair
Rated 5 out of 5
Review posted

The best detox shampoo

This is the best detox shampoo I have found. It leaves your hair feeling so clean yes conditioned at the same time.

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