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Another key ingredient in this cleanser: thermal water from the Salies-de-Béarn region of France, rich in naturally occurring calcium, magnesium, and other skin-friendly minerals.

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Studies have shown that just the smell of fresh coffee can make us feel more awake. Now, we may lack a degree in neuroscience, but we suspect there’s something similar going on whenever we smell this minty-fresh cleanser, a stateside exclusive in the Birchbox Shop from Spanish brand Keims. Loaded with invigorating peppermint and nourishing macadamia nut, the pick-me-up formula strengthens weak, dull strands from root to tip. What’s more, the energizing herb creates an instant up-and-at-’em feeling.

How it Works

This refreshing cleanser has peppermint leaf extract to boost circulation in the scalp, stimulating healthy hair growth. The formula causes a delightful cooling sensation on the scalp. Macadamia nut nourishes weak hair for touchable softness and shine, while silk protein works to strengthen strands and repair damage. Even better, this formula comes to you free of mineral oil, silicon, ethanolamine, and paragons. Note: Because this shampoo is made with natural ingredients, it may not suds up as much as others you're used to. Don't worry—upon rinsing, your hair will still be so (minty) fresh and so clean.

How to Use

Work a dime-sized amount into wet hair, inhale the minty-fresh scent, and say “ahhh.” Massage into scalp for one to two minutes before rinsing.

Aqua(thermal water), Sodium laureth sulfate, methylpropanediol, disodium, laureth, sulfosuccinate, cocamidopropyl betaine, cocamide dea, polyquaternium -7, peg-120 methyl glucose dioleate, sodium chloride, propylene glycol, mentha piperita (peppermint) leaf extract, hydrolyzed silk, gycerin, hydrolyzed caesalpinia spinosa gum, caesalpinia spinosa gum, macadamia ternifolia seed oil, aesculus hippocasranum (horse chestnut) seed extract, alcohol denat, peg-20 castor oil, calcium panthotenate, inositol, biotin, retinol, paba, tocopheryl, acetate, glyceryl, linoleate, glyceryl linolenate, glyceryl arachidonate, parfum (fragrance), glycerl undecylenate, hexyl cinnamal, linalool, limonene, CI 16035 (FD&C Red N. 40), CI 42090 (FD&C Blue N. 1).

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loved it
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I loved this shampoo. I loved the sent. Pepperment and macadamia nut is really great together and not overwhelming. Lathers well.

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Squeaky clean hair!
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This shampoo left my hair feeling super clean. It really felt like the residue from everything that I've subjected my hair to washed right down the drain. It has a lovely scent that is a great pick me up. The greatest part was that it seemed like less of my hair went down the drain than usual. Will be picking this up for sure.

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Super Fresh & Cleansing
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I love the smell of this shampoo and the how clean it gets my hair. This is truly a clarifying shampoo in my opinion and I like to use it twice a week to detox my hair from all the other products.

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lovely
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This product had a lovely smell and a nice lather. Left my hair soft and shiny with a good amount of volume. Good price too!

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Liked, didn't love
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I liked this shampoo a lot, but not as much as others I've received from Birchbox. Smelled fresh. Overall good, just not great.

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Ok
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I like the smell of this shampoo. However with the one application it's hard to tell how it really works with my hair.

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Fine, not special
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Received this in my box and it was OK. Nothing super special, but smells nice. Not something I would pay much for though.

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summer shampoo
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This shampoo is great for summer when swimming means more frequent hair washing; it does not strip my hair. The scent is not overpowering.

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Just so so
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I didn't notice anything different when I used this shampoo in my hair. I have very thick, dark hair. I wouldn't buy it that's for sure.

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LOVE IT
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This product was amazing and it smells great. I will be purchasing this in the near future, just waiting for it to be back in stock.

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