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Phyto Phythéol Intense Anti-Dandruff Treatment Shampoo

What it is:A treatment shampoo that eliminates dry or oily dandruff while preventing it from recurring. What it does:This shampoo is specially formulated to treat even the most severe cases of dry or oily dandruff, eczema, or psoriasis in record time. The treatment combines active soothing and purifying ingredients to relieve serious scalp itchiness while effectively eliminating and preventing the reappearance of dandruff. What it is formulated WITHOUT:- Parabens- Phthalates Research results:In a clinical study conducted by an independent laboratory on 80 male and female volunteers suffering from mild to severe dandruff and desquamation: - 75% effectiveness after 1 week of use - 100% effectiveness after 4 weeks of use In a 4-week clinical study conducted by an independent laboratory on 40 male and female volunteers: - 96% anti-itching effectiveness In a test conducted during normal dermatologic consultations on 30 patients under the supervision of Fabio Rinaldi, Milan dermatologist and founder of the International Hair Research Foundation: - 83% no longer had dandruff after 4 weeks and the effect remained for 2 months after stopping treatment
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Questions & Answers for Phyto Phythéol Intense Anti-Dandruff Treatment Shampoo

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Active Ingredients
What are the active ingredients? Or if there aren't any listed, what are the ingredients?
asked 3 years, 8 months ago
Anonymous
on Phythéol Intense Anti-Dandruff Treatment Shampoo
3 answers
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answer 1
Ingredients: Active: Salicylic Acid 2%. Inactive: Salix Alba (Willow) Leaf Extract (Saule), Aqua, Sodium laureth Sulfate (Dérivé d"huile de Coco), Sodium Lauroyl Sarcosinate, Salicylic Acid, Undecylenamidopropyl Betaine (Dérivé d'Huile de Ricin), Sodium Citrate, PEG-200 Hydrogenated Glyceryl Palmate (Dérivé d'Huile de Palme), Pirocone Olamine, Sodium Shale Oil Sulfonate (Ichthyol) PEG-4 Repeseedamine (Dérivé de Colza), Undecylenoyl Glycine, PEG-7 Glyceryl COcoate (Dérivé d'Huile de Coco) Trigonella Foenum-Graecum Seed Extract, Lentinus Edodes Extract, PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil (Dérivé d'Huile de Ricin), Panthenol (provitamine B5), Fragrance (parfum) Sodium Chloride, Polyquaternium-7, Tetrasodium EDTA, Sodium Benzoate, Methylchloroisothiazolinone, Methylisothiazolinone.
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
lilmissiz
(NY)
answer 2
ya, this doesn't have tea tree oil, it has willow.
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
niicckkyss
answer 3
tea tree oil
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
perty
(Indianapolis, Indiana)
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does this product give you greasy hair because i already have really greasy hair or will it help my greasy hair?
i have greasy hair will this help
asked 3 years, 9 months ago
Anonymous
(columbus ohio)
on Phythéol Intense Anti-Dandruff Treatment Shampoo
3 answers
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answer 1
My hair is oily and it didn't make it worse
answered 2 years, 6 months ago
banana91
(NJ)
answer 2
No
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
erinofpgh
(Pittsburgh, PA)
answer 3
No- absolutely not- would help greasy hair- very clarifying.
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
perty
(Indianapolis, Indiana)
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which conditioner should be used with it?
are you supposed to use a conditioner with this shampoo? it doesn't mention one in the suggested usage. if so, which one would be best?
asked 3 years, 6 months ago
aznmakupjunkie
(Iselin, NJ)
on Phythéol Intense Anti-Dandruff Treatment Shampoo
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answer 1
I used conditioner with it. I just used the climate protection Tresseme that I like.
answered 1 year, 7 months ago
sawcat
(Riverside, CA)
answer 2
I used the Alterna Caviar conditioner... a bit heavier conditioner worked beautifully.
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
atcer
(Valdosta, GA)
answer 3
I use a conditioner with Tea Tree Oil that I bought at a local store called Whole Foods. Tea tree is supposed to help calm the scalp and help avoid flakes.
answered 3 years, 6 months ago
katelena
(Portland, OR)
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Safe with other Shampoos?
Can/ Should I use this with another shampoo on top of using this product. Also it says to use once a week after the first month, do I NOT wash my hair at all in between washes not even dry shampoo. Will I no longer need to use dry shampoo?
asked 1 year, 1 month ago
Anonymous
on Phythéol Intense Anti-Dandruff Treatment Shampoo
3 answers
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answer 1
I've used this product for about 2 years and I ONLY use it on my scalp. I follow it up by shampooing the rest of the hair (scalp not included) with a different shampoo. It is rather thin and a pricey bottle, but worth every penny for the results.
answered 4 months, 1 week ago
melanielizabeth
(Tampa Fl)
answer 2
I think that because this shampoo is an intense consistency, you would not need much product to really clean your scalp to begin with. Mixing with other products that you have had success with in the past is a great idea as well and has worked for me too. I always go with what I feel best in my hair :)
answered 1 year, 1 month ago
kconnors88
(Painesville, OH)
answer 3
My hair dresser washed my hair with this shampoo and other shampoo''s.
answered 1 year, 1 month ago
BethJoy11
(New York)
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How often should you use this when you first get it?
asked 2 years, 8 months ago
Anonymous
on Phythéol Intense Anti-Dandruff Treatment Shampoo
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answer 1
The package insert says:

"PHYTHEOL INTENSE is to be used 2 to 3 times a week as an initial 1 month intensive treatment."

I plan on following the above instructions then move on to once a week after that first month to see what results I get. The insert also states that it helps prevent reoccurring dandruff for up to 2 months after discontinuing product use. I should think that once a week would maintain the results fairly well. Time will tell however.
answered 1 year, 9 months ago
HotWheels96
(San Bernardino, CA)
answer 2
per the package it suggests using 2-3 times a week
answered 2 years, 7 months ago
luvtorescue
(wisconsin)
answer 3
Just went to a Phyto salon, technician said to use this 2x a week. Not everyday because of the salicyic acid.
answered 2 years, 8 months ago
uptownsue
(New York, NY)
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Does this product contain sulfates?
asked 3 years, 6 months ago
nonicknames
(Columubs, OH)
on Phythéol Intense Anti-Dandruff Treatment Shampoo
2 answers
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answer 1
it says Sodium laureth sulfate
answered 1 year, 1 month ago
BethJoy11
(New York)
answer 2
Yes, it contains sodium laureth sulfate
answered 1 year, 3 months ago
jdmsteph
(San Antonio, TX)
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How long does it last?
This is half the amount you get in a normal shampoo, so how long does this product last?
asked 2 years, 7 months ago
cherryontop
(Atlanta, GA)
on Phythéol Intense Anti-Dandruff Treatment Shampoo
2 answers
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answer 1
you only need a small amount mostly for your scalp .. you can even mix it with another shampoo for the ends so seems like it would last for the same amount of time as a regular shampoo
answered 1 year, 9 months ago
GlamourMonika
(Milton, ON)
answer 2
I've been using it for about 3 weeks and I still have some left. It should last about a month. I use it about 3 times a week and wash my hair twice
answered 2 years, 6 months ago
banana91
(NJ)
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Is this shampoo safe for color-treated hair?
asked 2 years, 4 months ago
alayneh
(Charlotte, NC)
on Phythéol Intense Anti-Dandruff Treatment Shampoo
2 answers
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answer 1
I would go to Sephora to ask someone. It doesn't mention anything about color treated hair on the box
answered 1 year, 1 month ago
BethJoy11
(New York)
answer 2
This is the ONLY shampoo I have found that keeps my scalp healthy without stripping color or excessive drying. I shouldn't be telling you this, it will make it harder for me to buy ;) Hahaha... my good deed for the day!!
answered 1 year, 3 months ago
gwilsonmd
(Baton Rouge)
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what does it smell like?
asked 3 years, 9 months ago
prettyitchy
on Phythéol Intense Anti-Dandruff Treatment Shampoo
2 answers
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answer 1
It does not have a harsh smell. The shampoo has a very light fregrance.
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
erinofpgh
(Pittsburgh, PA)
answer 2
A little strong, but not once it is in your hair. Fresh, minty-ish, eucalyptus (spelling, sorry!).
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
perty
(Indianapolis, Indiana)
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Worse before better?
Does this make your scalp worse before better? It seems after the first 2 washings that it's worse than before I started using it.
asked 2 years, 2 months ago
lwgirl
on Phythéol Intense Anti-Dandruff Treatment Shampoo
2 answers
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answer 1
I used this 4 times and it made my scalp worse so I took it back.
answered 1 year ago
peachygirl89
(Alabama)
answer 2
yes the first time you use it it bring the flakes to the surface but keep using it & after a while it exfoliates the scalp so there is no more dead skin to fall off .. at least this was in my experience.
answered 1 year, 9 months ago
GlamourMonika
(Milton, ON)
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