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Bond Reconstruct Shampoo


Smooth Start Shampoo is designed to smooth, hydrate and add shine to frizzy, curly, coarse and coily hair types. Ideal for treating frizzy, thick manes and defining curls, it features a Peptide complex which, based on scientific studies, helps restore split ends and repair damaged tresses. 90.7% naturally derived ingredients. Silicone, Paraben & Sulphate Free. Vegan & Cruelty-Free. Read more

(12 customer reviews)


Hair goals

Repaired, smooth, shiny and defined bonds.

Hair status

Quench hair for definitive shine and strength. Over styling and environmental stress can lead to frizziness, flyaway hairs and fragility.

Hair solution

Our Smooth Start Shampoo is designed to smooth, hydrate and add shine to frizzy, curly, coarse and coily hair types. Ideal for treating frizzy manes and defining curls, our reparative shampoo helps fortify the hair shaft with a smoothing, anti-static complex including keratin repair peptide complex which, based on scientific studies, helps restore split ends and repair damaged tresses.

Blended with a restful complex of 4 essential oils, vitamin- rich avocado oil, soothing Marshmallow Extract, Moisturising organic Shea Butter, your curls will receive a burst of nourishing goodness to add define and a healthier-looking shine.

Perfect for any hair type and status, including keratin treated, chemically- treated and colour treated.

Main ingredients and essential oils

Marshmallow extract

A great source of proteins and vitamins helps to soothe and relieve the scalp and reduce split ends.

Vegetable Proteins

Vegetable derived proteins (pea, rice and soy) Keratin like performance helps to repair, volume, entangle and restructure hair.

Seeds of a shea tree

Organic shea butter

Cocoons the scalp in intense nourishment, replenishes moisture balance and encourages healthy hair growth.


Avocado oil

Relieves inflammation from psoriasis and eczema. Hydrating and supports the rejuvenation of damaged skin.



A soothing oil which helps to establish a sense of calm. Renowned for anti-bacterial properties.

Magnolia oil

Magnolia oil

A calming, relaxing essential oil which can help quiet stressful thoughts, whilst soothing skin and scalp redness.

Ylang ylang

A calming, relaxing scent that helps soothe tension. Improves hair texture and reduces hair breakage.



A comforting oil to help uplift the mood and quiet mental chatter. Can help reduce swelling and minor skin sores.

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Aqua/Water/Eau, Disodium Lauryl Sulfosuccinate, Erythritol, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Sodium Cocoamphoacetate, Lauryl Glucoside, Glycerin (Vegetable), Persea Gratissima (Avocado) Oil, ***Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter, Hydroxypropyltrimonium Hydrolyzed Vegetable Protein, Althaea Officinalis (Marshamallow) Leaf Extract, *Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Flower Oil, *Cananga Odorata (Ylang Ylang) Flower Oil, *Michelia Alba (Magnolia) Flower Oil, *Styrax Tonkinensis (Benzoin) Resin Extract, Sorbitol, Sodium PCA, Sodium Lactate, Glyceryl Oleate, Coco-Glucoside, Decyl Glucoside, Dicaprylyl Ether, Caprylyl Glycol, Coconut Acid, Parfum/Fragrance, Polyglyceryl-4 Caprate, Sodium Chloride, Benzyl Alcohol, Dehydroacetic Acid, Hydroxyacetophenone, Pentylene Glycol, Benzoic Acid, Sodium Benzoate, Potassium Sorbate, Citric Acid, **Linalool, **Geraniol, **Benzyl Benzoate, **Hydroxycitronellal.

*Essential oil
**Potential Pllergen
***Certified Organic

How to use

  • Step 1

    Apply a small amount to wet hair.

  • Step 2

    Massage scalp and hair ends until it lathers.

  • Step 3

    Wash with warm water.

  • Step 4

    For best results, after shampooing, apply HEAD WAY Conditioner.

Warning: In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with water. Not for facial use.

British creative

90.7% naturally derived

Vegan friendly

Leaping Bunny approved

pH balanced

Clean and efficient formula

Recyclable material

High concentration of active ingredients


Paraben-free and silicone-free

About the Smooth range

Advances hydration, shine and definition

Our series of hydrating, moisturising treatments is a bond recovery enriched with Peptide Complex and Marshmallow Extract to fortify, hydrate and restructure the hair shaft.

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(12 customer reviews)

12 reviews for SMOOTH START

  1. Cassy

    My hair is shiny and doesn’t feel stiff anymore!

  2. Veronica

    Lovely scent and my hair feels soft but stronger and thicker after using this shampoo

  3. Chiya

    Reduced my spilt ends so i’d really recommend to anyone with the same issue.

  4. Amara

    Softer and smoother hair= my happy days.

    Really did work! Love the idea of marshmallow extract in it as well!

  5. Sandra

    It’s an amazing shampoo that works wonders for my curly hair!

  6. awicoyay

    Great product leaves a very natural feel highly recommend it.

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