The latest addition to the OLAPLEX range OLAPLEX No.4C Bond Maintenance Clarifying Shampoo has landed! Suitable for all hair types and textures, this sulfate-free and pH-balanced clarifying shampoo removes impurities and buildup that causes dull, dry and oily hair.

OLAPLEX N0.4C is perfect for clarifying your client’s hair ahead of their in-salon treatments and is also a fantastic salon retail offering. If you’re keen to find out more, keep on reading as we take a detailed look into the benefits of using OLAPLEX No.4C and how to use it.

Introducing OLAPLEX No.4C now available at Salons Direct!

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What is OLAPLEX No.4C?

OLAPLEX No.4C is a clarifying shampoo that removes buildup by deeply cleansing the scalp and hair.

This rich-lather clarifying shampoo is non-stripping and non-drying and offers some fantastic benefits, including:

• Unrivalled volume & softness.

• Restored shine and lustre.

• Vibrant colour clarity.

Who is OLAPLEX No.4C ideal for?

OLAPLEX No.4C is a product with many different benefits, making it a universal product for everyone. To be more precise, here are some examples of those who should definitely be using OLAPLEX No.4C on their hair:

  • Before applying treatments to elevate the results, as then your treatments can penetrate the hair deeper with the product buildup being removed.
  • Swimmers to remove chlorine, whilst leaving hair feeling airy and soft.
  • Anyone with product build up on the hair and looking to deep clean their scalp. Leave No.4C on for 5 minute to intensify results where needed.
  • Short hair clients, especially if using waxes, gels and putty’s that leave a residue in the hair or
    are hard to remove.
  • Anyone who has hard water in their homes.
  • Anyone who lives or works in highly polluted areas. No.4C will remove free radicals from the hair without stripping the moisture.

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Why you should use OLAPLEX No.4C

Buildup can occur on the scalp and hair due to various factors such as impurities found in water and hair care products. If this buildup isn’t addressed, it can lead to visible damage, including split ends and frizz. 

OLAPLEX No.4C has been created to address this by removing buildup caused by the following external factors:

  • Products.
  • Excess oil.
  • Hard water minerals.
  • Chlorine. 
  • Heavy metals and pollutants.


How often should I use OLAPLEX No.4C?

Use the OLAPLEX No.4C Bond Maintenance Clarifying Shampoo weekly instead of regular shampoo. Focus the product at the root and gently work it through to the ends. We recommend using OLAPLEX No.4C with other products from the OLAPLEX range, which you can buy here at Salons Direct.Product image of OLAPLEX 4c

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FIVE ways to use OLAPLEX No.4C. 

Whether you’re using OLAPLEX No.4 in the salon, on your own hair, or as a salon retail offering, there are five key ways you can use it.

 1. Use it as a pre-treatment cleanse

Cleanse the hair with OLAPLEX No.4C Bond Maintenance Clarifying Shampoo before carrying out any in-salon services or treatments. This will ensure you are working on a clean canvas.

When clients with pre lightened vibrant or pastel colours are looking to change up their look you can leave on for 10 minutes at the basin to dislodge temporary colour further and avoid having to re bleach.

 2. Use it to deep-cleanse the hair and scalp

Use the OLAPLEX No.4C Bond Maintenance Clarifying Shampoo as part of a deep cleansing treatment. For additional hydration, follow on with OLAPLEX No.5 BOND MAINTENANCE™CONDITIONER.

3. To help with Toners

When clients are having a toner with their colour service we recommend they use as a first shampoo once a week and follow with OLAPLEX No.4 & OLAPLEX No.5 and their colour will remain vibrant but their hair and scalp will feel super clean and have a light airy volume.

Have you ever had a toner grab slightly too much in an area on porous hair? Leave on the area for 5 minutes at the backwash and it will help dislodge the excess pigment without removing the toner completely.

4. Recommend your client use it as an at-home treatment

Your clients can continue to treat their hair with OLAPLEX at home when you sell OLAPLEX No.4C Bond Maintenance Clarifying Shampoo as part of your salon retail offering. Any clients who have resistant greys and desire better coverage should use at home for the wash before their colour appointment to remove anything that will prevent full coverage like oil buildup, product residue and unseen dirt. 

5. Ideal for holidays

Ideal as a holiday shampoo paired up with either OLAPLEX no.5 Conditioner or No.8 Treatment. Will remove chlorine, salt and sunscreen residue leaving hair feeling refreshed and hydrated.

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