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“My hairstylist Chris McMillan drops off all kinds of products for me to test. This is a new favorite — I can just let my hair air-dry, and it will eliminate any frizz,” Aniston told the magazine.

While we haven’t used it ourselves, the brand says It’s formulated with light proteins and moisturizers to weightlessly condition, strengthen and repair. It also protects hair — including color-treated tresses — from UV and thermal damage.

Which begs the question: How have we never heard of this before?

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It turns out the detangler has a number of enthusiastic fans on Amazon. From over 500 reviews, it’s received an overall 4.5-star rating and an even higher rating (4.7 stars) for the scent alone!

It’s also been described as a “game changer.”

“I usually have very frizzy curly hair when I get out of the shower and let my hair air-dry, but once I spray some of this on it completely takes the frizz away and leaves it soft and wavy,” one reviewer explained. “I love it so much.”

Well, now that the secret is out, we’d be willing to bet we won’t be the only ones stocking up!

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Fact: Jennifer Aniston is an American hair icon. Ever since she made her debut as Rachel Green on Friends 22 years ago, women everywhere have been obsessed with her tresses, us included. That’s why it made total sense when Jen (yes, we’re on a first-name basis) became a co-owner and spokesperson for Living Proof, a line of products developed by scientists at MIT.

We jumped at the opportunity to chat with the actress-turned-mogul yesterday about her famous mane—here’s what she had to say about skipping ‘poo, the workout class she can’t get enough of, and more:

The Biggest Lesson She’s Learned About Her Hair
Chris McMillan has been Jen’s go-to hair guru since the ‘90s (he’s the brains behind “The Rachel”), and she’s learned quite a few things from him over the years. Most importantly, “You don’t have to wash your hair every day,” says Jen. (That’s because doing so can strip it of natural oils, making your strands feel parched.) To prevent her hair from becoming greasy, Jen relies on Living Proof Perfect Hair Day Dry Shampoo ($22,; she keeps it in her gym bag and spritzes it on post-workout. “I’ve been able to make a blowout last sometimes as long as four days,” says Jen.

How She Manages The Dreaded F-Word
We mean frizz, obviously. It’s something Jen says she’s been plagued by forever (see, she is human). “I’ve had a frizzy texture since I was a kid, just from lovely genetics,” she says, explaining that she controls it with Living Proof No Frizz Shampoo and Conditioner ($25 each, The sulfate-free products were formulated with a molecule that blocks humidity a whole lot better than silicones and oils. “That was really my intro to the brand,” says Jen. She adds that she prefers natural, beachy looks, telling us that her favorite red carpet look from years past is the braid with loose waves she wore at the 2009 Oscars.

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The Delish Meals We Wish She’d Cook Us
Ever wonder what celebs dine on all day? “I just had a puffed millet cereal with banana and almond milk,” says Jen during our conversation. Another morning meal she loves to whip up: toasted Ezekiel Bread topped with coconut oil, avocado, and a poached egg. For lunch, Jen says she usually sticks with mixed greens, a protein, and a veggie. Oh, and the girl snacks, too: She reaches for soup or nuts when she gets the afternoon munchies. For dinner, Jen shared one go-to dish that had us salivating: “I’ve discovered the beauty of zucchini spaghetti,” says Jen. “I’ll make a chicken Bolognese, and you kind of feel like you’re eating real pasta Bolognese.”

Her Favorite Ways to Get Fit Right Now
“There’s this woman in New York named Taryn Toomey,” says Jen, who tells us that Taryn’s class (simply called “The Class”) is “some crazy mind-body soul sh*t. It’s bootcamp meets yoga.” Jen also likes to do a combo of 30 minutes of intense indoor cycling followed by 40 minutes of yoga flow, in addition to weight-training two to three times a week. Hey, if it works for Jen, we’re down to try it.

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This Is Jennifer Aniston’s Secret to Perfect Hair After a Long Flight (Video)

The bob, the beehive, the Farrah Fawcett waves, the faux-hawk, the pixie cut, and the Rachel. When Jennifer Aniston’s character on the beloved Friends first sported her glossy, layered look in 1997, the hair trend to end all hair trends was born.

It takes two brilliant hair stylists to create one iconic look, and Michael Canale, Aniston’s longtime hair colorist, was one of them. He, along with Chris McMillan, gave Aniston those streaky highlights in what would become the iconic cut during the first season of the show. And though Aniston was famously not a fan of the look, it sent thousands of women running to the salon during commercial breaks to recreate it.

But Aniston knew she had found something special with the talented Canale and she has continued to work with him ever since. He most recently created her custom gloss color for her Apple TV+ series with Reese Witherspoon, The Morning Show, and on the June/July cover of Harper’s Bazaar. Canale’s other A-list clients include Kate Hudson, Heidi Klum, Penelope Cruz, and Shakira.

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His corrective color method talents were so coveted that in 2017 he started his own line of products, Canalé, to help the rest of us try to achieve those enviable Hollywood locks. His products focus on extending the conditioning of hair between colors and preventing damage. So what does he tell Aniston and the rest of these starlets to do with their hair when traveling? Canale revealed some top travel hair secrets to Travel + Leisure.

Travel + Leisure: Which hair products should you bring along when you travel?

Michael Canale: “Canalé has a with conditioner and shampoo, but also just find smaller bottles of things you use and just fill them. It’s just carrying smaller units of your regular products when you do travel. Also staying out of the sun is important.

But the best thing to do when you travel is to carry a dry shampoo with you. It really gets you through after you’ve been playing all day and you need to look good for dinner or maybe you’ve been at the beach.

We just made an oil that is coming out that will be part of the solvent-plus conditioner. Say after a day at the beach you want a hot oil treatment or you want to calm down your hair at the beach. And then we just made these new glosses (it’s Jennifer Aniston’s new color.) It’s highlights only with the blue gloss. So it is a blue gloss we use for her and that actually has a sunblock in it and it lasts up to 20 shampoos! That is probably the best travel product we have going now. That and the oils.”

Is there anything you should do on the flight specifically for the upkeep of your hair? Especially a long flight?

“Your hair dries out so much on a flight, so get a good moisturizer. Your hair becomes static because of the dryness on the plane itself so a good blowout before the trip can help because it isn’t going to get heavier. Just run some oils through your hair to keep it hydrated on the plane.”

What does Jennifer Aniston do to maintain her hair when she travels?

“I made that gloss for her 22 years ago. It lasts up to 20 shampoos and there is really nothing like that on the market right now. Plus she likes the vitamins we make. I made those especially for her also like 24 years ago to make her hair healthy and adjustable. It’s a vegan vitamin that supports healthy hair. What does she do on the trip? She takes care of her hair. She’ll actually do an oil treatment.

We recently made a baby blond gloss and a blue gloss for her. And we did one for when people are over bleached and it adds a little blond to your hair and those are great for travel. Each bottle has four applications in it.”

When you were working on the Rachel, did you think it was going to be as big as it was?

“We never thought that. It was the first signature hair streaks and we weren’t doing them on anybody at that point so she got the first ones. We always try to bring out the best qualities of the hair cutter. Chris and I have been working together for 25 years.”

From ‘The Rachel’ to beachy waves — here’s how Jennifer Aniston gets her glossy, healthy hair

  • Jennifer Aniston has been inspiring hair envy ever since the debut of “The Rachel,” her highly coveted “Friends” haircut in the early seasons of the show’s run.
  • Though she’s said how much she hates that particular cut, every style she’s showed off in the years since continues to inspire trends.
  • Aniston and her longtime stylist, Chris McMillan, have both opened up numerous times to discuss her famous mane, sharing their favorite tips and go-to products.

Ever since the debut of “Friends” in 1994, Jennifer Aniston’s glossy, healthy hair continues to inspire trends everywhere. And though her signature style has evolved over the years, the actress knows what works for her, rarely making any major switch-ups when it comes to her cut and color.

From “The Rachel,” which became one of the most iconic celebrity hairstyles of the ‘90s, to the beachy waves she’s known for sporting in recent years, plenty of women the world over have taken Aniston’s photo to their stylists in the hope of recreating her effortless look.

Both Aniston herself and her longtime stylist Chris McMillan have dished about her ‘do many times throughout the years, sharing their favorite tips and go-to products for her shiny, sleek strands.

The “Dumplin'” star has trusted McMillan with her tresses since she began shooting “Friends,” and it seems neither of them realized how legendary that choppy, layered cut would become.

In 2015, he told Allure magazine that he’d been working with fellow “Friends” star Courteney Cox, sharing, “The manager recommended that Jennifer come to the salon where I was working. I cut Jennifer’s hair for the ‘Friends’ pilot, and the next thing I knew, the show was taking off, magazines were referring to my haircut as ‘The Rachel,’ and People was calling me for an interview. And I really don’t think anyone knew I was using the whole time.”

Aniston didn’t love the “Rachel” haircut as much as the world did

She only had the haircut for six months. Getty Handout Apparently, Aniston hated the trendy cut, telling Allure in 2011 “it was the ugliest haircut I’ve ever seen.” She said, “I love Chris, and he’s the bane of my existence at the same time because he started that damn Rachel, which was not my best look.”

Though she only sported the sleek, shaggy haircut for about six months, she told Allure she didn’t quite understand its “never-ending legacy,” because “because it just was hard to do. I loved it, but I couldn’t style it on my own.”

Still, that “big, horrible mistake” was the cut that put Aniston’s strands on the map, and women everywhere have coveted her look ever since.

In 2009, McMillan revealed some of her hair secrets in an interview with Elle magazine, sharing that Aniston naturally has enviable hair because it’s easy to work with, saying, “She has naturally wavy, medium-texture hair … it goes curly really easily if you scrunch it, and if you blow-dry it straight, it stays straight but with body.”

At the time, it seems that the one-time L’Oréal Paris spokesmodel was a fan of a daily wash and condition, because McMillan said, “She loves having her hair shampooed fresh and clean. She shampoos and conditions pretty much every day — if she’s going for the day-old-hair look, she prefers to create it using products.”

But from 2012 to 2016, Aniston served as a spokesperson and co-owner of hair care brand Living Proof, whose products seemingly inspired her to wash less often, especially on breaks from filming.

She told Glamour magazine in 2016, “If I’m working then I usually do wash it, because it has to have continuity, but if I’m not working I try to give my hair a break for as many days as possible.”

As for how she keeps her hair healthy between visits, McMillan told Elle, “I cut her hair religiously every six weeks, but between visits, she takes care of her hair, she really does — she doesn’t rip through it when she brushes it after a shower. And she lets her hair dry on its own when she’s not working. She likes to wear her hair natural, and she’s good at styling it on her own.”

She often embraces her natural hair

Her hair has a natural wave. Getty/Rich Fury Aniston co-signs on her overall unfussy vibe when it comes to those lazy hair days, telling Allure in 2015, “Yesterday it took me 15 minutes to get up, get my hair done, and go,” adding, “I honestly just blow-dry it with my fingers around my hairline, and then I get the roots set, and then I’ll let the rest of the hair air-dry.”

On days when she does go for the full blowout, Aniston told Glamour that “Hot water is never good for your hair or skin, so I wash in warm water.” Then, she breaks out the big guns — a “big, round brush” and a blow dryer — joking, “I’ll whip that out and get a really good arm workout at the same time.”

As for those undone, beachy waves, we’re sorry to say, but you can’t get ‘em from a curling iron. McMillan told Elle, “If you look at her hair, it looks like it grew out of her head like that — it doesn’t look like a curling iron touched it. We never use curling irons or flatirons on her hair. We always try to work with her natural texture and use round brushes to give a soft curl.”

Since he’s not using an iron for those loose waves, McMillan does what he calls a “bad blow-dry” using different sized round brushes depending on the hair’s length, telling Elle, “I always blow-dry the roots straight — about two inches — and let the ends be a little curlier. I also like to blow-dry the hair around her face with a few strands tucked behind her ears. When you un-tuck the hair, a nice frame is created around the face.”

For her InStyle magazine cover shoot in 2018, McMillan used Sebastian Whipped Cream Mousse, a cult-favorite $10 product to give her waves that perfectly undone look, defining them with a dab of Murray’s Superior Hair Dressing Pomade, which retails for less than three bucks.

She’s not a stranger to switching up her hairstyles and cuts

She touches up her hair color every four weeks. Getty/Rich Fury And her style choices vary based on the day’s events, too, as he revealed. On the red carpet, the “Office Christmas Party” star “likes ponytails or really quick natural-looking buns — ones that look like she did them herself. And, you never see this, but off the red carpet, she really likes wearing low, loose braids on both sides of her head. She’s a real down-to-earth girl.”

When it comes to cuts, she’s tried plenty, from blunt bangs to a straight-and-sleek bob. As McMillan told Elle, “she likes to chop her hair off about every five years. We’ll even her hair up and lop off a few inches,” but though the actress is known for starting hair trends, it seems she’s not one for following them. Over time, her look has “changed slowly, via texture and length. I know that it appears as though her hair hasn’t changed much over the years, but if you look at a timeline of her hair, you’ll notice that she’s always on trend.”

Though she’s tried variations of her signature sun-kissed highlights over the years, she largely remains true to her California girl roots

In 2017, she told Vogue magazine, “I’m a creature of habit. A weird creature of habit. I don’t fix what’s not broken and I don’t care what people think and I don’t care if people want me to change my hair. I like Californian blonde highlights. It’s just cozy and it makes me feel better.”

To get those blonde highlights, she sits in the salon chair with her longtime colorist Michael Canalé for a color touch-up every four weeks.

And, yes, she’s had plenty of hair regrets that have nothing to do with “the Rachel.” Though she looks pretty flawless with a bob haircut, she claims, “I’ve never liked the bob,” telling Allure in 2017, “I always want them, and then when I get them, I’m like, ‘What? Why did you let me do it?’ Because my hair is so curly — I have naturally wavy hair — when it’s short, it just turns into an Afro I can’t really control. I just don’t know how to style it very well. So hence me having to say, ‘Chris, please come help me with my hair.'”

Overall, she tries to keep her hair routine low-maintenance

She’s also tried the old mayonnaise hair mask and used plenty of questionable products in her younger years, but now, it’s all about a low-maintenance, less-is-more routine for this hair icon.

And the number-one beauty lesson she’s learned from working with McMillan for so long? She told Glamour in 2016, “His big advice is the less you mess with your hair, the better. Less is more, don’t touch it, don’t wash it every day, and just let it be. … It’s really just about doing less and using good products to maintain its health.”

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Just put down that hair dye.

While millennials are out rocking neon-colored hair for Coachella, Jennifer Aniston prefers to keep things simple. In fact, the actress absolutely detests the new pastel hair trend that has taken over Hollywood by storm.

“I love a cut from afar, but I’m pretty classic and like to stick to what feels good for me. I don’t usually follow hair trends. I wish I could, but I always feel like I’m trying to be something I’m not,” she tells Glamour. “I love seeing these ’70s shags, though. They’re all super cute! And I always love a good highlighted head of hair.”

She adds, “Pink and green hair could go away. I don’t understand that to be honest, especially the green!”

So, what does she use on her own tresses? According to the hair icon, Aniston swears by letting her locks be and using just a few tried-and-true products when her mane needs a little TLC.

“The newest, coolest thing I’ve discovered from Living Proof and its scientific world is the Timeless Treatment. It’s a hair color protector. It goes on and looks like a cream conditioner, but you put it onto your hair from the roots down to the tip,” she says, adding that “less you mess with your hair, the better.”

“Hot water is never good for your hair or skin, so I wash in warm water,” she continues. “If I’m working then I usually do wash it, because it has to have continuity, but if I’m not working I try to give my hair a break for as many days as possible. After the gym, if I have to be somewhere, I usually just throw some heat on it to dry the sweat and then do a little dry shampoo and a little Night Cap, and I’m fresh as a daisy.”

Aniston, who bought a stake in Living Proof after discovering their products, says their line of haircare is keeps her hair looking sleek and shiny even with minimal washing.

She notes, “I can last a good three or four days without washing my hair, and all of this stuff just kind of keeps it fresh and alive and smelling great.”

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Great hair doesn’t necessarily come with a hefty price tag — and Jennifer Aniston is the latest proof. Although the actress does have longtime hairstylist and BFF Chris McMillan on speed dial, when it comes to styling, the dynamic duo doesn’t discriminate between the priciest of products and the ones the rest of us stock up on at the drugstore alongside tampons and Cheetos.

Aniston’s most recently revealed hairstyle secret comes courtesy of McMillan, who took to Instagram on Saturday to share a photo of his bestie (and his hard work atop her head) from her recent InStyle cover shoot. He captioned the photo, “What a day!!! What a shoot,” before getting down to business: “As for the hair. #natural #sebastian whipped creme mousse. @dysonhair diffuser and a dab of Murray’s pomade to help define these waves. #love #hair #obsessed and a special thanks to @justinanderson for the amazing color in Jens hair. #teamwork.”

As the eagle-eyed beauty watchers over at NewBeauty noticed, McMillan specifically called out Murray’s Superior Hair Dressing Pomade. The $2 “old-school” pomade works to tame frizz and flyaways. We can’t exactly imagine Jennifer Aniston having frizz and flyaways in the first place, but if she ever does, McMillan handles them with the vanilla-scented staple.

McMillan also called out another product that won’t break the bank: Sebastian Professional Whipped Crème, a $10 styling mousse, available at Ulta. But since this is Jennifer Aniston, after all, he does use one of the best (and most expensive) blow dryers on the market. He shouted out the Dyson Supersonic, a $399 hair dryer that’s the product of 100 engineers and a $71 million investment. With all the money the duo is saving on hair products, they’ve clearly decided to go for the upgrade when it comes to hot tools.

As McMillan told InStyle of Aniston, “I’m so invested in her hair it’s scary.” Honestly, same.

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Jennifer Aniston will no longer be involved with hair company Living Proof. Photo: Mike Windle/Getty Images

Unilever has signed an agreement to acquire Living Proof Inc, the British-Dutch consumer products company announced via statement on Friday. The company has purchased a 100 percent stake in the brand, reports WWD, and also confirmed that Jennifer Aniston, who has been a celebrity spokesperson for and investor in Living Proof since 2012, is no longer affiliated with it.

“We are delighted to be adding Living Proof to our portfolio of prestige brands. The prestige hair retail market is very attractive and offers significant potential for growth,” said Alan Jope, the President of Personal Care at Unilever, via a statement. “Through compelling product result demonstrations and influencer driven marketing, Living Proof is already a successful business in this space and we look forward to further developing and growing this wonderful brand.”

Unilever currently sells hair products under its drugstore brands like TreSemmé, Suave, Dove and Clear and salon labels, Nexxus and TIGI. But this is the company’s first prestige hair line, sold at retailers like Sephora, Ulta and Nordstrom. Living Proof will be integrated into Unilever’s Prestige portfolio, which also includes skin-care brands Dermalogica, Kate Somerville and Murad.

“I am extremely proud of Living Proof’s growth over the years and the difference our products make to people’s lives. Unilever shares our deep commitment to science, quality and innovation, making them the ideal partner to take us to the next stage of our journey,” said Living Proof CEO Grace Ray in a press release. “I’m confident that together we will accelerate our mission to change people’s lives through products that deliver results you can see from across the room.”

Unilever did not disclose the terms of the deal, which is expected to close in early 2017. This acquisition will be one in a recent string of many in the beauty space for the company, which also bought Kate Somerville, Dermalogica, Ren, Dollar Shave Club and Murad over the past year.

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Why Justin Theroux Is Sampling Jennifer Aniston’s Shampoo


Now that Jennifer Aniston is the face and co-owner of Living Proof hair products, she has everyone using them — even her fiancé, Justin Theroux.

“He kind of has no choice,” she jokes to PEOPLE. “It’s what’s in the shower right now. You know he’s a guy, he just goes for what’s in the shower. But yes, he’s used it.”

And if he’s anything like his betrothed, he’s loving the company’s shampoos and conditioners — and their philosophy. “They’re still eager and they’re growing, and that’s what’s sort of fun,” she shares of the Massachusetts-based brand. “They’re still trying to crack the nut.”

That’s in part why Aniston decided to join the team. “I’ve been known for hair for so long and … it just never felt right,” she says of previous endorsement offers. “It has to ring true to me, and feel good. That’s the thing that’s exciting to me , to be able to have creative participation and get behind the product in a way that is actually knowing what’s happening as opposed to selling what’s happening.”

Aniston says she’s loyal to products that work, and isn’t easily influenced by the next big beauty thing. “Whether it’s an Aveeno face cream (fun fact: she uses hers as eye cream, too!) that I’ve been using for 15 years or a Neutrogena cleansing bar, there are things that if you use them and feel confident … you’re telling the truth to consumers.”

But her best beauty tip comes without a price tag: “Sleep,” she says, laughing. “Honestly. Hydration — drink a lot of water — and get your sleep.” For more with Aniston, pick up the latest issue of PEOPLE, on newsstands Friday.

–Reporting by Julie Jordan


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From her days as Rachel in Friends to her latest role in the Netflix original Dumpling, Jennifer Aniston has always given us hair envy whether she’s rocking a cropped ‘do or long, golden locks.

Now Michael Canalé, Jennifer’s longtime colourist and the mastermind behind the iconic “Rachel” cut, has revealed the mistake we’re all making when it comes to taking care of our coloured hair.

“The biggest mistake I see being made, is using the wrong shampoo and conditioner,” Michael told us.

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He said it’s so important to use a colour-friendly shampoo and to wait a few days after having your colour done before washing your hair at home.

Michael also revealed the correct way to wash your hair to ensure your colour is in the best condition – and it seems we may have being doing it wrong until now! Michael said you should focus only on shampooing the roots of your hair, rather than the middle or the ends.

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“When shampooing your hair, remember to shampoo the roots, allow the middle to ends of the hair to maintain all the natural hair oils before further conditioning the ends,” he said.


Michael, who recently launched a line of Canale Glosses shampoos, that feature UV sunblock for added protection, says that as well as investing in the colour-friendly shampoo and conditioner there is one hair product you should always restock.

“Invest in a dry shampoo to avoid over-washing your hair and if you blow dry your hair allow it to air dry instead, or use a heat protector and then your hot tool.”

If like many of us, you struggle to make it to the salon every six weeks to have your colour done, try these simple tips to keep your hair healthy and colour looking great!

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Jennifer Aniston Is No Longer a Haircare Mogul

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Jennifer Aniston may be many things to many people, but as of now, she is no longer a hair product executive. Cosmetics giant Unilever has bought Living Proof, the haircare line in which she’s had a stake since 2012, and she will no longer be associated with the brand.

WWD reported the sale Friday, noting that though terms of the exact sale weren’t available, it was confirmed that Aniston will no longer maintain her share in or affiliation with the Massachusetts-based company due to Unilever’s 100 percent stake in the brand. A representative for the brand told PeopleStyle they weren’t able to comment further on the deal.

Unilever has been adding to its “prestige” portfolio in 2017, acquiring luxury beauty brands including Kate Somerville and Murad, but this will be its first “prestige” haircare purchase (it currently owns brands including Suave, Dove and Tresemmé).

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Aniston not only was a part owner of the brand, but she served as its best spokesmodel for years (thanks in large part to her very famous hair). She also served as de facto research, telling PeopleStyle “I test hair products on my friends like they’re Barbie dolls!” and admitting that her current more low-maintenance look (thanks to the brand) was much more her speed than “The Rachel,” she made famous.

No word on what brand is ready to step in to be there for her now that she’s no longer a Living Proof loyalist.

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Unilever Buys Living Proof, Jennifer Aniston Out

Unilever is in, Jennifer Aniston is out.

The Anglo-Dutch consumer-products giant this morning issued a statement that it has signed an agreement to acquire Living Proof Inc., the problem-solution hair-care line sold across salon, prestige and mass distribution channels. Living Proof will be placed within ’s prestige division.

A Unilever spokesperson confirmed to WWD that the company has purchased a 100 percent stake in Living Proof, of which actor in 2012 bought a partial stake. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. The spokesperson also confirmed that Aniston, who was a frequent spokesmodel for the brand, is no longer affiliated with Living Proof. A spokesperson for Living Proof could not be reached to confirm when exactly Aniston’s affiliation was discontinued.

“The prestige retail market is very attractive and offers significant growth,” said Alan Jope, president of personal care at Unilever. “Through compelling product result demonstrations and influencer-driven marketing, Living Proof is already a successful business in this space and we look forward to further developing and growing this wonderful brand.”

Living Proof, founded by venture capitalist and entrepreneur Jon Flint and MIT Professor Robert Langer, is known for launching issue-specific product ranges backed by bio-medical technology. The patented formulas were designed a group of MIT scientists and are meant to tackle common hair woes, such as frizz and volume.

“Unilever shares our deep commitment to science, quality and innovation, making them the ideal partner to take us to the next stage of our journey,” stated Grace Ray, chief executive officer of Living Proof. Ray will stay on with the company under Unilever, reporting from Living Proof’s Boston-area headquarters to Vasiliki Petrou, executive vice president of the prestige division at Unilever.

In 2015, Unilever made headlines as it made a prestige skin-care acquisition spree, snapping up Dermalogica, Kate Somerville, Murad and Ren before the year’s close. The buying spree continued this year with Dollar Shave Club and Seventh Generation, but Living Proof marks the company’s first prestige hair-care acquisition.

Unilever reported sales of 53.3 billion euros in 2015.

Industry sources estimate Living Proof’s overall net sales to be $60 to $75 million.