Shining a spotlight on our natural ingredients

We’re all about delivering premium quality formulations using premium ingredients, and through research and development we were able to combine the best of science and nature. So yep, MONDAY products are backed by science but our formulations include a range of natural ingredients to tame that mane while keeping those locks shinier than ever. Of course we have to use their fancy, science-y names on the back of the bottle, so we’ve whipped up the quick guide below so you can easily recognise our natural extracts – and to showcase what they do for your hair!

Shining a spotlight on our natural ingredients

We’re all about delivering premium quality formulations using premium ingredients, and through research and development we were able to combine the best of science and nature. So yep, MONDAY products are backed by science but our formulations include a range of natural ingredients to tame that mane while keeping those locks shinier than ever. Of course we have to use their fancy, science-y names on the back of the bottle, so we’ve whipped up the quick guide below so you can easily recognise our natural extracts – and to showcase what they do for your hair!

JOJOBA OIL

Known to be one of the best oils for beauty, Jojoba oil is loaded with nourishing and healing lipids for healthy, shiny hair, and a balanced scalp. Our Jojoba oil is sourced from Argentina and is proudly GMO-free.

SHEA BUTTER

A rich, dense extract from the nuts of the Shea Tree in Africa. Shea butter is deeply moisturising and creates a moisture lock, sealing the hair and scalp from moisture loss. Shea butter also helps to heal the scalp, and repair damaged hair. Sourced ethically through fair trade by our shea butter supplier.

SUNFLOWER SEED EXTRACT

HELIANTHUS ANNUUS

A light, nourishing oil extracted from sunflower seeds, which moisturises the hair and scalp.

PEA EXTRACT

PISUM SATIVUM

A water-based extract from pea sprouts, which lengthens the time hair is in it’s growth phase (anagen), shortens its falling phase (telogen), and wakes hair from its resting phase (catogen). This results in thicker and longer hair.

GINGER ROOT EXTRACT

ZINGIBER OFFICINALE

Stimulates the scalp by increasing blood flow, which feeds hair follicles and increases hair growth and regeneration.

PRO VITAMIN B5

D-PANTHENOL

The ‘gold standard’ moisturiser. Incredible for sensitive scalps, as it soothes, heals and nourishes dry, delicate skin. D-panthenol also helps prevent split ends and improves hair elasticity. Our panthenol is produced in a state of the art facility in Scotland, who have won the CEFIC award for sustainable production processes.

HYDROLYZED RICE PROTEIN

A gluten-free protein molecule, which promotes collagen production within the scalp, and reinforces hair strands to add strength, and assists in holding moisture within the hair structure.

ARTICHOKE LEAF
EXTRACT

CYNARA SCOLYMUS

Has an anti-inflammatory and antioxidant effect, making it ideal for sensitive scalps.

COCONUT FRUIT EXTRACT

COCOS NUCIFERA

Used to cleanse and deeply moisturise the hair and scalp.

11 AMINO ACIDS

ARGININE
ASPARTIC ACID
GLYCINE
ALANINE
SERINE
VALINE
ISOLEUCINE
PROLINE
THREONINE
HISTIDINE
PHENYLALANINE

Known as the building blocks of proteins, these amino acids repair damaged hair and increase its strength.

SALT

SODIUM CHLORIDE

The scientific name for salt. It’s used widely in haircare to create a thicker product viscosity. It is non-drying for the hair as it is rinsed away.

WATER

AQUA

De-ionised water, purified to medical standard, giving us the purest possible base for our products.

RADISH ROOT

RAPHIANUS SATIVUS

Rich in vitamins and minerals, deeply moisturising and soothing for sensitive skin.

CARROT ROOT EXTRACT

DAUCUS CAROTA SATIVA

Anti-oxidant and skin repairing action, and rich in vitamin A for scalp elasticity and repair.

WATERCRESS EXTRACT

NASTURTIUM OFFICINALE

Boosts collagen production in the skin, antibacterial, loaded with vitamins and nutrients to feed the scalp.

SAGE

SALVIA OFFICINALIS

Sage extract is deeply cleansing and balancing for the scalp. It also stimulates the follicles for increased hair growth. Rich in flavonoids, balances sebum production, and stimulates hair growth.

DL-A-TOCOPHERYL
ACETATE

Otherwise known as vitamin E, used as an anti-oxidant to preserve our product, while nourishing the hair and scalp.

SODIUM C14-16 OLEFIN SULFONATE

A coconut derived cleansing ingredient that we use as an alternative to sulphates. It’s what gives an amazing lather to the shampoo.