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R+Co DEATH VALLEY Dry Shampoo

This dry shampoo will do more than clean up your hair; it'll lend it a kind of untamed texture—not unlike the landscape from which it takes its name. Just a few sprays will absorb excess oil, increase volume, and add definition.

R+Co DEATH VALLEY Dry Shampoo
3.9 out of 5 stars, based on 21,235 Reviews 21,235 Reviews
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R + Co. has some real winners in their beautifully packaged hair care family... sadly, the Death Valley Dry Shampoo is not one of them. I'm a sucker for packaging and $29 for 6.3 oz didn't seem completely unreasonable among the other dry shampoos on Birchbox. Upon first application, I was immediately taken aback by the unappealing musty scent of the product. I forged on only to be disappointed by the product's consistency- it made my hair pretty unmanageable and stiff and did not noticeably "zap" any of the excess oil in my day-2 hair. I suppose this is a decent texturizing spray and helps add some volume to buns/updos, but I would never repurchase this product for it's intended use as a dry shampoo. Overall, don't buy this. There are way better products out there, like the amika Perk Up and drybar Detox dry shampoos, which are my tried and true favorites!

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Smells good but not a great dry shampoo
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Background: I have dirty blonde, fine in texture, but thick (as in I have a lot of it!) hair.

I was super excited about this dry shampoo based on the other reviews.I work out every weekday, but only wash my hair every other day. I use dry shampoo on the alternating days. I go through a bottle of dry shampoo a month of various brands.

This shampoo is...meh.

-It smells good but not great.
-There's no whiteness which is a plus.
-It added no volume whatsoever.
-While my hair feels good, it still looks a little bit sweaty.

I'm keeping it as a back up, but will not be purchasing again. Still looking for the perfect dry shampoo...

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Into it !

I'm a big dry shampoo user and this one is awesome sauce. Goes on light - less powder residue to brush out and it doesn't get cake midway through day leaving dandruff like chucks on your clothes like the cheap guys.
It has a light lovely sent that isn't overwhelming.
It's cool and refreshing which makes it a great summer freshen-up bag item.

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Dry shampoo

Dry shampoo is a holy grail for me and my big fluffy hair. This product gets the job done, not a lot of residue, I really like it.

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Loved it
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This is my favorite dry shampoo so far. I love the scent!

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Alright
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I’m a big user of dry shampoo so I always appreciate finding the best products, but this one left me a little lacking. I prefer powder dry shampoo as it works the best with my oily roots, and because this one isn’t powder based from what I can tell, it didn’t do exactly what I wanted. However, if you don’t like powder ones and prefer great texture, this is a good product.

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Smells great!
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I will totally be purchasing this product it works great for my hair and it's just a really good hair product

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Works - smells fresh
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Some dry shampoos smell weird - this didn't & it worked great!

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Not a fan
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Left my hair looking powdered and smell is terrible.

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love the smell
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Love the smell of this stuff. This is my favorite dry shampoo

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