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Anne F.
Anne F.
Kenmore, WA
41 reviews
Does the smell of it bother you?
Olivia F.
Olivia F.
Wdm, IA
7 months, 4 weeks ago
Nope. I like the smell.
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Lizzie C.
Lizzie C.
Honolulu, HI
2 years, 7 months ago
The smell is not the best, however it is bearable
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Aileen T.
Aileen T.
Goose Creek, SC
2 years, 12 months ago
Not at all. The smell is more noticeable when you first use it, but after awhile you get use to it. I always use a conditioner that smells really good after washing this product out.
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Aileen T.
Aileen T.
Goose Creek, SC
2 years, 12 months ago
Not at all. The smell is more noticeable when you first use it, but after awhile you get use to it. I always use a conditioner that smells really good after washing this product out.
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Patience G.
Patience G.
Beaverton, AL
3 years ago
YES,,I just cant deal with it...Its why I quit using it
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Jamie S.
Jamie S.
Joplin , MO
3 years ago
I actually LOVE the smell of this shampoo!!
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Samantha K.
Samantha K.
Miramar, FL
3 years ago
Not a fan but it works so I can looks past it
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Amy G.
Amy G.
Dauphin, PA
3 years ago
I am NOT a fan of the smell. :)
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Nadine  R.
Nadine R.
3 years, 1 month ago
The smell can be a little off putting, but all medicated shampoo does have a medicine type smell. You can use this just on you scalp area and wash any hair length with your normal shampoo and then it wont smell as bad.
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Melissa H.
Melissa H.
Glendale, AZ
3 years, 1 month ago
The smell is pretty bad, but I use a nice smelling conditioner afterward and that tends to leave my hair smelling nice and fresh.
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Samantha S.
Samantha S.
Richmond, KY
3 years, 3 months ago
Not really. Like it's not a good smell, kinda like medicine but it doesn't bother me.
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Heather T.
Heather T.
Spring Lake, NC
3 years, 3 months ago
It's definitely not a pleasant smell!!
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Sara J.
Sara J.
Ocala, FL
3 years, 6 months ago
Yes but i just shampoo with good smelling stuff afterwards to get rid of it.
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Andie H.
Andie H.
Miami, FL
3 years, 7 months ago
It does, but I also tend to keep it on my scalp and use a conditioner at the ends. The smell does go away though.
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Jessica N.
Jessica N.
3 years, 7 months ago
I hate the smell but I cant complain if the product works. I tend to wash my hair once with this product then wash it again with a nicer scented shampoo to get rid of the smell.
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Jordan K.
Jordan K.
milwaukee, wi
3 years, 11 months ago
Hi, I recently had horrible dandruff and this worked miracles, no the smell in not back after your hair is dry. i suggest using this at the roots and a condition of some sort at your ends. This way you smell the conditioner. I prefer this over head and shoulders and Selsun Blue.
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Crissy E.
Crissy E.
San Antonio , TX
4 years ago
Yes the smell does bother me it reminds me dog shampoo
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Lindsay H.
Lindsay H.
HINGHAM
4 years, 1 month ago
HATE the smell!
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Samantha N.
Samantha N.
Pennington, NJ
4 years, 2 months ago
It did at first but not anymore.
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Amy T.
Amy T.
Bridgewater, NJ
4 years, 2 months ago
I hate the smell, but it does work. I don't use it every day, I use it like once a week and it really does help.
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4 years, 2 months ago
Yes, the smell is a bother but so worth it.
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Alison C.
Alison C.
White Oak, PA
4 years, 3 months ago
I've never been a fan of the smell. However, if it works for you the smell is way better than dandruff
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Terre P.
Terre P.
Terre Haute, IN
4 years, 3 months ago
I have used this on my children for cradle cap in their toddler years or for dandruff as teens. The smell bothers them more than me. But, I don't like the lingering after smell that comes with this product.
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Danielle W.
Danielle W.
Milwaukee, WI
4 years, 4 months ago
Not any more. I use it first and then use a better smelling conditioner so it sort of masks the smell. I think that works quite well.
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Paige T.
Paige T.
4 years, 4 months ago
At first I was shocked that it was so pungent and medicinal smelling, but then I realized that it was taking care of a serious problem really well. If you use good smelling products to style and protect your hair afterward, it can't be noticed at all.
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Ramelle L.
Ramelle L.
Chandler, AZ
4 years, 4 months ago
No it doesn't bother me!
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Danielle C.
Danielle C.
Olathe, KS
4 years, 4 months ago
I actually use this on my daughter, she has eczema patches on her scalp. I don't really care for the smell, but friends always tells me they love the way her hair smells. ;)
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Natalie L.
Natalie L.
Greenville, NC
4 years, 4 months ago
No not really. it smells like tar in the shower but after my hair is done i don't smell it.
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Erica V.
Erica V.
4 years, 4 months ago
Yes. It's too strong.
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Jennifer G.
Jennifer G.
4 years, 4 months ago
I actually love the smell!
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Brittney M.
Brittney M.
Modesto, CA
4 years, 4 months ago
It smells pretty bad, but if it works this well, I'll live with the smell. It's inexpensive and works extremely well on my wife's sensitive scalp.
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Donna P.
Donna P.
Newberry, SC
4 years, 4 months ago
No does not smell bad
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Lachana T.
Lachana T.
croydon
4 years, 5 months ago
Not really the smell disappears when my hair is dry and after i use other products like conditioner or hair spray etc.
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Stephanie H.
Stephanie H.
Trenton, MI
4 years, 6 months ago
That is actually my only issue with this product. It works pretty well, but the smell is too strong for me. If they could find a way to put this is nice smelling scents, I'd use it more often.
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Tabitha B.
Tabitha B.
Marmaduke, AR
4 years, 6 months ago
No not really. And it doesn't really stick to ur hair if u use a conditioner afterwards.
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Gabby D.
Gabby D.
Brooklyn , NY
4 years, 6 months ago
When you smell it from the bottle it may bother you. But once you use it your hair doesn't smell too much like it. It just has a clean smell
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Angela S.
Angela S.
Ashland, KY
4 years, 6 months ago
The smell is not the best for a shampoo but it works so good that I think it's worth it to help control the dandruff. After I am done washing I have to use some kind of conditioner, trying not to get any on my super dry scalp and after my hair dries it never smells like the T-gel, only the conditioner I used.
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Liz M.
Liz M.
Bronx, NY
4 years, 6 months ago
It smells bad in the bottle but after you shampooo with it you can't notice it.
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Influenster M.
Influenster M.
4 years, 6 months ago
I do not care for the smell while washing my hair. Luckily, the smell doesn't stick around after it hair is dry.
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Rebecca A.
Rebecca A.
Helena, AL
4 years, 6 months ago
I can smell it faintly after I've dried and styled my hair. But there's something about the scent that I actually find comforting!
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Abbey K.
Abbey K.
Mandeville, LA
4 years, 6 months ago
You can't really smell it after you rinse it out. I was worried my hair would smell horrible but it's not bad. If you're worried, put some heat protectant in after and you will be fine!
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Jasmine A.
Jasmine A.
SOMERSET, NJ
4 years, 7 months ago
The smell doesn't really bother me, it doesn't seem to still smell after your hair has dried.
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