Baxter of California Daily Protein Shampoo

We’re suckers for a minty, tingly shampoo—it gives us the feeling that something is happening. And in the case of this protein-enriched shampoo, something really is happening: This pearlescent formula eradicates accumulated grime (thanks to tea tree oil), ups your strands' elasticity and strength (courtesy of oat proteins and amino acids), and promotes hair growth (cheers, cinnamon bark extract).

Baxter of California Daily Protein Shampoo
4.2 out of 5 stars, based on 132 Reviews 132 Reviews
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I am baffled by the 4 and 5 star reviews on this one? The product description sounds awesome! The actual shampoo and conditioner...not so much.

I have short, fine, blond hair but require several pumps to get any kind of lather going on my head and it doesn't feel like a satisfying shampoo on any metric. I tried really to like this product...because frankly I am now stuck with it. But I find myself looking for *any* other shampoo in my shower. This is the least favorite option.

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one of the best

Why do I keep coming back to Baxter? Because it is a high-end brand, without the high-end price. It is subtle.

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Great Smell, Very Good Shampoo

Loved the smell. Lathered very well. It worked very well and left my hair smelling great. I would definately buy again.

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Great shampoo

Love the scent and the tingle. Makes me feel like it's really working.

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Barber shop feel

The barber shop I frequent boasts products aplenty for customers to peruse. I'd seen this shampoo on the shelf when I'd square up with the barber, but I'd shy away because of the price tag. Two cuts ago, the barber shampooed me and left a feeling reminiscent of the warmth and freshness from the stolen nips off the old man's schnapps flask. I asked what brand it was and she walked over and practically handed me the bottle. The mint doesn't overwhelm and it sizzles in all the right ways. My hair felt fresh and not stripped after I rinsed. Superior quality.

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Extremely drying
Purchased

I decided to try this out because I was out of my normal go-to shampoo (M+G Peppermint). Within a day or two of using it, my scalp began flaking heavily. I sometimes get a flake or two in the winter when the air starts to dry out but never anything like this.

I switched back to my normal shampoo and my scalp went back to normal. Just to be sure I tried it again 2 weeks later and I started flaking heavily the very next day. I've tried lots of different shampoos with peppermint, tea tree oil, etc in the past and have never had this problem. Really disappointed and hoping others aren't having the same issues.

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It's growing on me
Purchased

I'm new to the Baxter brand but I really love the way they package everything I really love their Baxter pomade gift set. and I've heard a lot of really good things about the protein shampoo from this brand so I went ahead and got it for my husband and he loves it! reasonable price as well. Gosh birchbox ur awesome!

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Perfect for daily
Purchased

I really like that this gives you a refreshing feel while you wash, but isn't overly foamy and leaving you rinsing forever. Even though it says daily, I use it about two or three times a week. It's my go-to.

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its ok
Sampled

Interesting feeling on my scalp, but it didnt seem to work that well for my hair. Used it once or twice, wont use it again.

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Terrible

I have to use twice an much as I would. any other shampoo id use half tha. Its doesnt lather & I am not impressed. I will not be buying it again. I really like baxters stuff but they need to work on the shampoo. I do not recomend it. The conditioner is pretty good though!

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