The Inkey List Glycolic Acid Exfoliating Scalp Scrub 150ml
A gentle exfoliating scrub formulated with both chemical and physical exfoliators to help remove product buildup and dead cells and leave hair looking healthy. This unique formulation also helps to protect and balance the scalp’s microbiome and keep the hair follicles clean.
Excess of buildup can disrupt the healthy function of the hair follicle and removing that buildup can encourage normal growth and roots to lift up.
When to apply
- Pre wash
- Sensitive scalps
- All hair types
- Colored hair
- Product build up
- Unbalanced scalp microbiome
- Use Glycolic Acid Exfoliating Scalp Scrub as pre-shampoo treatment (before you wash your hair) on either wet or dry scalp
- Shake the bottle before use
- Use the nozzle to apply directly onto scalp and use your fingertips to rub in
- Apply enough to cover entire scalp.
- Leave on for 10 minutes then wash hair as normal.
- Use 1 - 2 times a week.
Where does this sit in my routine?
- Pre wash
- Post wash
- Shampoo / Conditioner
- 7% Glycolic Acid: Gently exfoliates the scalp to remove dead skin and product buildup.
- 2.5% Symcontrol Scalp: Based on a microalgae from the Mediterranean Sea. It is an effective scalp sebum regulator, reducing sebum overproduction for less oily hair that also protects the hair fiber.
- 2% Castor beads: Gives an elevated instant physical exfoliation experience, made from hydrogenated castor oil. 100% biodegradable.
- 0.5% Bioecolia: Helps protect, balance and maintain the skin's Ecoflora, creating the ideal scalp microbiome.
*SymControl® Scalp is a registered trademark of SYMRISE AG, Germany
**BioEcolia® is a trademark of Solabia Group and is used with permission
Full List of Ingredients:
Water (Aqua/Eau), Glycolic Acid, Propanediol, Hydrogenated Castor Oil, PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Betaine, Glycerin, Sodium Hydroxide, Polyquaternium-10, Phenoxyethanol, Benzyl Alcohol, Alpha-Glucan Oligosaccharide, Citronellyl Methylcrotonate, Panthenol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Dehydroacetic Acid, Mannitol, Trisodium Ethylenediamine Disuccinate, Sodium Benzoate, Tetraselmis Suecica Extract, Lactic Acid, Potassium Benzoate.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
WHAT DOES THIS PRODUCT DO?
Glycolic acid helps to remove stubborn product build-up and dead skin cells from the surface of the scalp.
WHAT IS GLYCOLIC ACID?
Glycolic acid is a chemical exfoliator that works to remove the bonds that keep dead and dehydrated cells or product build-up attached to the surface of the scalp.
WHO IS THIS BEST FOR?
It’s great for any scalp type - Excess of product and natural oil buildup can disrupt the healthy function of the hair follicle. Removing that buildup can encourage normal growth and roots to lift up.
DO I NEED TO WASH MY HAIR BEFORE USE?
No, apply this on before you wash your hair (either on wet or dry scalp), leave on for 10 minutes, and then wash off and wash hair afterwards.
CAN I USE THE GLYCOLIC ACID EXFOLIATING SCALP SCRUB ALONGSIDE THE SALICYLIC SCALP SCRUB?
Yes, you can! However, we would recommend alternating these two products in the routine to avoid over exfoliation of the scalp.
ONCE MY HAIR IS WASHED, CAN I FOLLOW UP WITH MY USUAL STYLING PRODUCTS?
DO IN NEED TO USE SPF ON MY HAIR/SCALP AFTER USING THIS?
No as this is a wash off product you will not need to use an SPF.
CAN I USE THIS DAILY IF I WASH MY HAIR DAILY?
We would recommend sticking to using this product a maximum of 2 times a week seeing as it is an active ingredient.
WHAT IS THE PH LEVEL OF THIS PRODUCT?
The product has a PH LEVEL: 4.0-5.0.
DOES THIS PRODUCT CONTAIN ALCOHOL OR HAVE ANY FRAGRANCE?
No it doesn’t.
CAN I USE THIS PRODUCT IF I AM PREGNANT?
When using any exfoliating actives we would recommend seeking advice from your doctor prior to using if pregnant or breastfeeding.
IS THIS PRODUCT VEGAN?
Yes! This product contains no animal derivatives and is now certified by The Vegan Society.
CAN THIS BE USED ON COLORED HAIR?
Yes it can.
IS THIS SUITABLE FOR SENSITIVE SCALPS?
Yes we offer free delivery if you reach our minimum order amount depends on location. You may check in our FAQ page for more info.
Zone A - Minimum 60 QAR Free Delivery, less charge 15 QAR
Zone B - Minimum 150 QAR Free Delivery, less charge 15 QAR
Zone C - Minimum 100 QAR Free Delivery, less charge 15 QAR
Zone D - Minimum 350 QAR free delivery, less charge 40 QAR
Currently we are not accepting returns and exchange of products to provide good quality product to our customer. Please double check your order before placing an order.