Why Choose The Shampoo

The Shampoo

  • Cleanses and refreshes thoroughly while hydrating and moisturizing the scalp and hair.
  • Helps to reinvigorate and strengthen hair to combat signs of damage and reduce breakage.
  • Boosts hair thickness and shine while improving moisture retention and smoothing locks.
  • Supports keratin production for improved hair structure and vigor.
  • Supports improved scalp and follicle health and renewal, preventing flakiness and supporting natural hair growth.
  • Protects the hair against environmental stressors.
  • 96% agree their overall hair health/quality is improved.
  • 99% agree The Shampoo helps improve hair growth.
  • 100% agree their scalp is not left feeling dry or stripped.
  • See clinical and user trials.
  • Lightweight, gently foaming texture. Leaves hair feeling fresh and never weighed down.
  • Formulated without irritants, allergens, silicones, parabens, or sulfates. Fragrance-free.
  • Suitable for all hair types. Vegan.
  • See ingredients.

How To Apply

Apply to Wet Hair

  • Massage gently into the scalp and hair, daily or as needed.
  • Rinse and repeat as required.
  • Follow with The Conditioner.
  • Suitable for all hair types.

​​Use both The Shampoo and The Conditioner as the foundation for a holistic haircare system. For optimal results use with The Scalp Treatment, The Leave-In Hair Treatment, The Hair Oil and The Neem Comb as needed.

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The Evidence Is In

Clinically Proven Results

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User Proven Results

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agree The Shampoo makes hair feel healthier.


agree The Shampoo reduces scalp dryness.


agree The Shampoo makes hair shinier.

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agree The Shampoo helps enhance hair’s natural texture.


agree The Shampoo increases their hair’s volume.


agree The Shampoo helps prevent hair loss.

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agree hair feels clean after using The Shampoo.


agree their overall hair health/quality is improved.


agree The Shampoo helps improve hair growth.

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agree their hair feels thicker.


agree their hair is left feeling nourished.


agree hair looks and feels renewed and restored after using The Shampoo.

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The Beauty of TFC8®

Our proven results are powered by Professor Bader's TFC8®, or Trigger Factor Complex - an exclusive patented technology comprised of over 40 ingredients and inspired by over 30 years of research, innovation and clinical study.


TFC8® technology guides key nutrients and powerful natural ingredients to the scalp, follicles, and hair, creating and supporting an optimal environment for cellular renewal.


TFC8® turns potent base formulations into smarter, adaptive haircare capable of addressing individualized concerns - such as weak, thinning, or brittle hair, dehydration, shedding and breakage, split ends, frizz, and damage from over-styling, coloring, or external stressors.


TFC8® nourishes and protects, training the hair for the long-term. Resulting hair looks and feels healthier, stronger, fuller, and more vibrant.

How TFC8® technology works
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Key Ingredients

Augustinus Bader haircare is formulated with sustainably-sourced, high potency botanicals and bio-engineered clean actives where possible, to reduce environmental impact.

The Shampoo

Powered by our patented TFC8® technology and formulated with soothing Vitamin B5, and potent botanical extracts including Watercress & Indian Cress, Shikakai, and Maca Root to nourish, reinvigorate, and protect the hair and scalp.

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The Shampoo Ingredients
Watercress and Indian Cress Extracts

A potent hair health duo that stimulates and prolongs growth while strengthening strands from the root. Supports keratin production for improved hair structure and vigor.

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Maca Root Extract

A fortifying active from the sacred maca root, known to stimulate follicles, protect hair, and improve thickness and strength. Helps anchor strands to the scalp, for reduced breakage and shedding.

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Vitamin B5

Soothes, moisturizes and softens from root to tip, making hair much easier to comb while boosting strength and shine.

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Shikakai Extract

A beautifying botanical derived from an herb native to Asia. Naturally softens, detangles and refreshes hair, while keeping the scalp optimally hydrated, preventing flakiness, fortifying strands, and supporting growth.

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Neem Extract

A powerful medicinal herb used for generations to treat hair loss. Its antibacterial, anti-fungal and anti-inflammatory properties help optimize scalp health while strengthening the hair follicles and encouraging growth.

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Bamboo Extract

Improves hair’s moisture retention so it has a healthy, natural shine. It is also known to help sooth the scalp, improve blood circulation in the scalp, and strengthen hair follicles to help grow a thicker mane.

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Amber Extract

A rich source of antioxidants and punicic and linolenic fatty acids. Optimizes skin’s self-renewal mechanisms while detoxifying and protecting against visible signs of damage.

The Shampoo Ingredients
Hydrolyzed Vegetable Protein

A vegan keratin alternative that naturally rejuvenates hair, micro-penetrating the surface of each strand to reduce damage and reveal fresher-looking tresses.

The Shampoo represents a disruptive approach that is deeply rooted in science and untangles any confusion about how best to cleanse the hair. Unlike any other shampoo available, this innovative formula is developed with TFC8® technology to target cells in the hair follicles, where healthy hair begins to form -- going beyond just cleansing to actively create an optimal environment for repair and regrowth.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it fragrance-free, vegan-friendly and free from?

The Shampoo is 100% vegan and free of gluten, GMOs, parabens, silicones, sulfates (SLS, SLES), DEA, fragrance, heavy metals, talc, and petrolatum/paraffin/mineral oil.

Is the packaging recyclable?

100% glass/metal bottle + metal cap (fully recyclable) in a recycled FSC (TM) carton (fully recyclable).

Is The Shampoo safe to use with color treated hair?

Yes, it's a sulfate-free formula designed to maintain your hair color. If you have any concerns, we recommend consulting your hairstylist before use.

Is The Shampoo safe to use during pregnancy?

Yes, The Shampoo is safe to use in pregnancy and breastfeeding.

Does The Shampoo have a fragrance?

The Shampoo is unscented, with no fragrance added.

How long does The Shampoo last?

On average 2-3 months, but depends on your usage, hair thickness and length

How many times a week shoud I use The Shampoo?

The Shampoo should be used 2-3 times per week or us needed

Is The Shampoo safe to use on keratine treated hair?

We would recommend you consulting with your hair stylist

Pairs Well With

The Shampoo pairs well with the following products for your haircare routine