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Is this really "translucent" or is it just white powder like all the rest?
Has the dry shampoo scent been reformulated?

ALTERNA Cleanse Extend Translucent Dry Shampoo in Bamboo Leaf Scent

What it is: A virtually translucent dry shampoo that is designed to absorb oil, product build-up, and impurities to extend the life of your blowout without leaving any powdery residue.What it does: This dry shampoo combines strengthening pure organic bamboo extract, nourishing, naturally fixative blue yucca root, and Color Hold&reg technology for color retention. Even on dark hair, the formula is transparent and leaves strands feeling clean and full of body with a fresh bamboo leaf scent. Use it to give volume to freshly washed or “second-day” hair.What it is formulated WITHOUT:- Parabens- Sulfates- Synthetic Dyes- Phthalates- GMOs- TriclosanWhat else you need to know: This product is made with certified organic ingredients that are grown responsibly and traded ethically. Their production and sale aids in supporting the development of local communities while remaining environmentally friendly. All products are free of sulfates, parabens, gluten, sodium chloride, phthalates, and synthetic color.
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Questions & Answers for ALTERNA Cleanse Extend Translucent Dry Shampoo in Bamboo Leaf Scent

Does this work on bleached hair?
I am a medium natural blonde but get my color lifted to almost platinum. Hence, I don't have a problem with oily hair. My hair is very porous from the chemicals so I'm wondering if this would benefit me at all? I have fine thin hair so I do use products to boost volume that buildup and require washing (still fairly infrequently though). Have any other blondes used this with success?
asked 7 months ago
(Baton Rouge, LA)
on Cleanse Extend Translucent Dry Shampoo in Bamboo Leaf Scent
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answer 1
I don't see any reason this would not work on your hair. I have my hair hilighted and the roots lightened every 6-8 weeks. I've been highlighting my hai from light brown to a golden blonde for years and have been using many dry shampoos, but do prefer this Alterna.
answered 6 months ago
(Boston, MA)
answer 2
I also have blonde hair. Product works great, no residue or trace of evidence you have used this. Also does a great cleaning for one more day before washing.
answered 7 months ago
(New Albany, Ohio)
Is the aerosol bottle an oxymoron??
I am becoming more environmentally conscious and am also becoming an Alterna fan because it is a natural product. I'm looking for a product that can be taken on backpacking trips (can't waste drinking water on my hair). Is this an environmentally safe product?
asked 8 months ago
(Kansas City, Mo)
on Cleanse Extend Translucent Dry Shampoo in Bamboo Leaf Scent
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answer 1
These are not the aerosol cans/sprays of yesterday. These are not even aerosol, they work by pressure, sorry I can't explain it as well as my BF did for me but I too asked the same question
answered 6 months ago
(Boston, MA)
answer 2
Use the Oscar Blandi powder, great product and they sell a small size that will fit in your backpack and last forever.
answered 7 months ago
(Tampa, FL)
anyone with relaxed black hair have tried it?
as far as a hair regimen, at what point do you use it?
asked 1 year, 3 months ago
(brooklyn, ny)
on Cleanse Extend Translucent Dry Shampoo in Bamboo Leaf Scent
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i do not wash my hair everyday. if i wash my hair on a monday i will not wash it until wed. i have bangs and they tend to get oilier faster than the rest of my hair. so on tuesday i spray this product in the morning and go about my day.
answered 8 months ago
(Baton Rouge, La)
answer 2
No, but I do have pin-straight red hair and this works perfectly. Everything seems to show up, product-wise, in red and black hair the most. Hope this helps!
answered 9 months ago
(New York)
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