L'Oreal Paris Excellence Permanent Hair Colour - Natural Brown 5.0
4.2 of 115 reviews
4 instalments of $5.69
4 instalments of $5.69
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A permanent, at-home hair colour with 100% grey coverage. Comes complete with post-colour shampoo and a nourishing mask.
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L'Oreal Paris Excellence Permanent Hair Colour - Natural Brown 5.0 Reviews
4.2 of 115 reviews
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a change which is not for the better
DissapointedLoreal Paris Nex Excellence cream did not work to my hair and did not give the results as it mentioned.
Downgraded such a great product.I always use the L'Oréal excellence range and am disappointed that it has changed. I loved the surum, now it's gone. The colour is different, it turned my roots gingery. I am really annoyed as I have been so greatful to find the right product finally, only to have you change it for the worse. The shampoo is lovely, but the serum was what really sold me, that and the good colour, if I wanted ginger...Read More
Terrible and incredibly disappointed.Excellent number 5. I used it for years. It was spot on, but L’Oreal have changed it. To my shock my hair now looks totally fake and ginger. It’s completely different, the product was thin and runny to apply, it stung my scalp and the result is now horrible. It’s completely changed from the original number 5. I now have to go to the barbers and get a number one close cut. Yes Im a guy. Shocking ne...Read More
Very dissatisfiedUsed for yrs but never colored the gray now the colours have changed
Hair color app dose not workSeen it on tv and went on web site and it dose not work, all lies
Fast to finishI didn't use this shade but I used the Black 1. It didn't last in my hair at all. I'd be dyeing my hair every 3 weeks as my greys would be showing by then. Unfortunately thinking it was going to be good, I had bought many. I just really wanted to finish using them... which dyeing my more often helped me do so. Not a good dye and I won't be buying it ever again
The advertised colour was totally wrong!!! HELPI am a light brown....I purchased the 5.03 warm golden brown (full of highlights!) and turned BLACK!!!!! It did cover my greys but a 74 yo with Black hair looks soooo weird. Scary even!!! Can you advise how I can rectify and get back to a Warm Golden Brown
Don't like the change eitherI bought my normal Light Ash Blonde 9.1 which actually was in the wrong packaging (wrong picture and wrong name 'Ash Blonde) with no sticker to correct the mistake and no real apology when I wrote to Loreal to make sure I bought the right colour. The supermarket also made no effort to show the mistake. Could have been a bad mistake for someone going by the picture and name and not the number. Now ...Read More
Change for worstI use excellence for many years and the change isn’t good, not sure if the liq is thin compare with the old one or the tip of the tube changed but while you are dying your hair, the cream keep dripping which is very annoying. Oh, and it become more expensive as well.
Useless GlovesI bought the same product as usual and found shampoo instead of the protector liquid.
Then I tried to put the gloves on. Hopeless!! I tore one and was more careful with the second, but had to cope with it only half on which caused dramas as the colour was applied. Please quality control the gloves with real women and I dont have large hands.
missing developerI have used this product before and found it very good, but last time I bought the packet was missing developer so could not use for 6.30 light golden brown very disappointing as could not return without docket.
Does not cover greysTried the colour 5.3 golden brown. Left it on for the specified times. It does not cover grey hairs. Disappointed.
Not badNot too bad. Didn’t cover greys as well as it claimed it would
DisappointedI was disappointed that it didn't cover greys like it said it would.
a change which is not for the betterI have been buying and using L'Oreal Excellence creme for years. Today I used the "new" one and am very disappointed that the gloves seem to have been downsized to the piont that I could not even get them on. I am not a large person but had to dye my hair without the protection of the gloves. L'Oreal, please go back to giving usable gloves!
Good colour, bad smellThe colour is good and I like the shampoo and conditioner that comes with it, but the ammonia smell is terrible and made my eyes water
red tingeI tried this haircolour a few days after I received it but I found that I had a redish time in my hair a few weeks after witch I really didn't like
Converted sceptic. Loving it!I love this product. I was very surprised with the ease of the bottles and the ease of the application. I wouldn't purchase this colour but I love how it smells and feels and how I've finally found something to cover my grey hair!
Somewhat darkShade is nice... but tends to be darker than shade on box. Left hair feeling soft and shiny.
Quality has gone downI have been using l’oreal products for hair colouring for many years . These past few months i have noticed that the colour does nor catch well and i am left with grey hair still showing dont know if the company has changed the formula.
Good coverageColour is a match and has a good coverage. I think the colour hasn't lasted as long with this product as with others but over all is good, no nasty smells and easy application. I would use again.
Nice colourThe court is really lovely but fades fast so my roots are lighter after a couple of washes.
Great Product ButI have been using this product for long time. I would like to suggest that, this product needs to add extra tap to seal, cause sometimes losses the conditioner or others inside, the conditioner is the best part of this product. I need to mention about the gloves, they are getting too small for normal fingers. I like to see the improvement.
the first but not lastI really loved the Gray coverage it provided, I found the container content enough for my length hair and my hair felt softer and moisturised. thank you for this great product it wont be my last.
Effective and easy to useI have visible grey/white hairs and was excited to try L'Oréal Paris Excellence Crème (5 Natural Brown) as the colour looked very natural on the box. The hair colour was very easy to mix and apply, with the application bottle included in the box. The colour develops in less than 30 minutes and rinses away well. The included post-colour shampoo and treatment work well to leave the hair soft, smooth...Read More
Super easySuper easy to use, great coverage of greys! I loved the. Omg attachment for easier application
I Definitely will buy againL’Oréal Paris excellence creme was Good and cover 100%grey hair but colour did noticed after a couple of washes the colour start to faded
Good buy!Easy to apply and true to colour, will definitely buy again!
Easy to UseFound it easy to apply and it definitely covered the greys. Will use again
Natural Brown 5 hair dye reviewsL'Oréal Paris Excellence Creme 5 Natural Brown was really easy to use it had a choice of using a combination type lid to distribute it and I found this was less messy way to use it. The colour develper was a little strong but the shampoo and hair mask smelt really fresh. The colour coverage for grey hair was fantastic i now have no greys showing and the brown is now even all over. After using this...Read More
Great home-salon style hair colour.I used the L'Oreal Paris Excellence Creme 5 in Natural Brown over the weekend and thought it was a great home-salon product which covered my grey roots pretty well. I have medium length hair and decided to use the whole product rather than split it into a two-time use; which I sometimes do with other hair dye brands. The directions were easy to follow and the required time was sufficient to cover ...Read More
Natural, Shiny, Greys Be GoneCovered my grey hairs 100% and left my hair soft and shiny and very natural looking. One packet was plenty for my shoulder length hair and the shampoo smelt amazing! The hair mask is an added bonus too
Covers grey with a nice natural colourIt covers grey and the colour is very natural looking. I had some difficulty at first trying to work out what to use and when because the quantity of bottles was a bit confusing. Overall, really great product but too many steps made it a bit overwhelming.
Easy to useEasy to use , just like I expected. It would be one of my choice to choose the hair colour
Great easy to use hair colourIt was a very easy product to use which also had a pleasant smell. My hair felt really nice after and also had a great shine and all over colour
Easy to applyReally impressed by how simple this was, especially compared to the last home colour I used where I had to wet my hair three times. Applying to dry hair is so much easier and makes the process quicker. Still find the mixture stinky but it wasn't too messy. Gives good grey coverage and is a good match for my hair colour.
Easy to use, nice results!I found this due to be very easy to use. Although it didn’t give me the vivid colour difference that I expected, I found it to provide a nice even coverage and definite appearance of freshly coloured hair.
Hone hair dyeI really liked this colour and it has been long lasting. It was an easy to use home hair dye. Instructions were clear.
Natural hair colour matches nicelyColour is great. It matched my colour really well. I have fine hair and the amount of conditioner provided will last me 3 washes. The hairdye doesnt have a strong smell and covered my greys really good.
Natural colourI wasn’t sure about the colour as my hair was dark blonde (brassy) with light brown & grey regrow this of about 2”
The colour was easy to mix, application was easy too. It did have that hair colour smell but nothing overbearing. I’m not too sure about the post shampoo because it’s never been something that comes with packs I’ve bought before, however I liked the idea of washing scalp of any...Read More
Good productI like loreal hair color range. It works well on my hair and is less damaging than other brands I used
A new favouriteI have fine hair so had plenty of dye to cover. It left my hair soft. The colour was nice
Good hair dyeThe hair dye was good and easy to use. No different really to any other colour. The bottle design was good and appreciated the shampoo and conditioner
Lots of colourGreat colour, easy to use, lots of highlights, would recommend
Great productLoreal Excellence is a nice product that takes care of your hair.
Good productI like this product! It is easy to use at home. It works very well in gray hair coverage. My scalp doesn't dry out after use. Also I like the shampoo/conditioner that's included. Definitely recommend to others.
Grey no moreLike this product but doesn't totally cover my grey hair
GOODIt came as a very lovely, natural looking, rich brown colour. Very smooth and shiny too. I'm loving it!
Liked the colourI was impressed for a box dye it was great. I love the colour!
It lasted and didn’t even damage my hair! I would recommend this to people and would definitely and would buy it another again when I decide to dye my hair again
Nice hair colourGreat coverage, easy to use. Left my hair feeling soft and beautiful.
Good coverageFound this Hair dye was very good for my grey hair , the aroma wasn’t to strong as I feel it’s important not to strong or I feel
dizzy . I’d recommend this product
excellence cremegreat feels like you haven't coloured your hair silky smooth
Hair colour reviewI found this product to be an excellent choice to use to prevent colour fading as well as to get rid of grey hair.
Easy colourEasy to use and good colour match. Covered the greys and left hair nice and shiny.
Good but dryWe have recently moved and I am trying all new products. I tried this one to cover the grey, and the coverage is great (minus my tinting skills) but it made my hair extremely dry- like straw, until I used the conditioner. Other then that it looks great now!
excellent colourbeautiful colour and the after colour shampoo sample is the best i have used and want to buy some to use every day
L’Oréal hair colour reviewThe colour is gentle on hair and has a good shine finish , 100%grey hair coverage for me and I liked the natural brown shade.
Definitely a 10/10 dyeI love it! It is such a gorgeous brown.
The application brush was amazing. Made it super easy to get all the fine hairs near my ears.
The shampoo that you use after rinsing, OMG! I've waited forever for this to be a thing! It helps rinse away all the excess dye that doesn't want to rinse out on it's own, it smells amazing and feels great too. And the smell of the conditioner is just ...Read More
Goodbye greysL'Oréal Paris Excellence Crème was easy to apply, gave great coverage of my greys and left my hair looking shiny and healthy.
Super easy to apply!Easy to apply! Smells nice! Colour is amazing, hope it will last for a long time!
Love itL'Oreal Paris Excellence Creme 5 Natural Brown is really good. Much better than expected. Doesn't have strong chemical smell. Easy to use at home. The comb tip is a bonus feature. I will definately buy and use this again.
Soft and subtle colourA lovely soft colour that hides all of thr greys. The shampoo smelt wonderful and the overall experience was perfect and gave my hair a youthful look and feel
Definitely buy againThe dye was easy to use and provided a great colour. My hair is shiny and conditioned and the colour looks very natural. I will definitely use this again.
Natural-looking, excellent grey coverageI was so thrilled to receive this L'Oreal Paris Excellence Creme in 5 Natural Brown to trial. It's a wonderful product that gave me excellent grey coverage. It was easy to apply and didn't have an unpleasant odour when I was using it as some hair colourants have. I really liked the shampoo and mask to use after colouring as they left my hair feeling soft and nourished, which doesn't normally happe...Read More
Great product!I haven't dyed my hair myself for about 3 or 4 years and since then, I have started getting a few grey hairs. I really like the addition of the gentle shampoo in the pack! I found that the gloves were a little awkward but the instructions were easy to follow and the product easy to use. I have quite thick hair so was glad that there was enough product to cover all my hair, even though I may have m...Read More
Happy with L'Oréal Paris Excellence!very easy to apply to hair, simple instructions, no strong smell of chemicals, the colour came out nice and even, did not cause any damages or dryness to my hair. Will definitely recommend.
Easy to use productI love the easy application it had, was easy to use, its a nice feeling with the creme product, the colour is a nice brown.
Natural BrownL’Oreal Paris Excellence Creme 5 Natural Brown was easy to use and apply. It provided good coverage and my hair felt great afterwards
Smells great & leaves hair soft!Ok smell for at-home hair colour.
Nice smell for the shampoo and mask.
Was easy to apply, did not drip, smother on well and plenty for my chin-length hair.
No itching or burning while on hair/scalp.
Rinsed out nicely, did not take long.
Once rinsed, hair felt smooth and soft.
After shampoo washed well, hair was very soft and smooth after.
Mask was s...Read More
Loreal Excellence Creme hair colourI love how Loreal is always looking to better their products. I wasn't that keen on some of their previous ones as the smell was quite strong and it turned me off so I hadn't used theirs for some years, even though the colour turned out great. This version is sooo much better and I love the little applicator brush, which made it easier to apply. The instructions and safety instructions were easy t...Read More
Lovely coverageBeautiful creamy easy to put lovely courage. Nice smelling very good
simple and easier to use love iti love this brand and was the same one i normally buy when i have to do the monthly touching up of my gray roots. it is so easy to apply and do yourself i find the colour come out the same each time which is great it easy to blend and do.
i have no trouble blending it together which means i dont have to dye my whole hair each time
Beautiful meEasy to apply, beautiful natural colour once my hair was dry. The creme conditioner left my hair so soft and smells amazing. I love that there is extra conditioner to keep my hair in soft easy and manageable condition. It’s beautiful and makes me feel confident.
True ExcellenceThe L'Oreal Paris Excellence Creme is fantastic. Easy to use, not messy, colour develops in 30 mins and the colour comes as it states on the back of the box (depending on what colour your hair is before you dye it).
Excelling in Excellence!Upon looking at the package, I was intrigued as to what the triple care system entailed. I opened the box to check the contents and read the enclosed leaflet. One question I always have with hair dyes, do you have wet hair or dry hair? That question was answered in the leaflet quickly which was helpful. The instructions were very clear and easy to understand and follow. The gloves, way too small a...Read More
Great colouring productNice packaging, easy to unbox and see what we had. Simple instructions, nice products, left my hair soft and shiny.
Easy, clean applicationThe process was simple and easy, application went very smoothly with little bleeding. Would love an option for “large” sizing based on hair length and thickness, but over all really good product.
Best grey remover evereverything you need is located in the box it's a really great product plenty of product even for after care I really like it because it's made my lot of grey hair disappear love it love it love it it's a product I will definitely be going back for instead of paying the over price you pay at the hairdresser just to get her hair colour change. Thank you for giving me the opportunity to try out this ...Read More
Vibrant and deep colourI found this hair colour easy to use with low odour and it didn't irritate my scalp like some other brands do. The colour is rich and vibrant and has great grey coverage. I will definitely purchase it again!
A big tick of approvalThe product was so easy to use, and I love the end results. Covers grey so very well. Makes my hair feel great. Looks natural too. I would use this product again and again and again.
Does the job wellThis product is so easy to use. It doesn’t drip while you’re waiting for it to work. If you get some on your skin, it comes off easily and it doesn’t have an overpowering smell like other brands do.
Great coverageThe colour coverage was great and easy to use .i will definitely buy again
Very happyI have been dying my hair for years and was really happy with L'oreal Paris creme5 natural brown .It wasn't strong smelling , and didn't dry my hair out and best of all actually covered my stubborn greys .
Triple Care CoverAfter a natural look, I used L’Oreal Paris Excellence Shade 5 and I was really happy with the result. I love the after care post colour shampoo and nourishing mask, making the product great value.
Great ResultsUsed during lockdown as I was desperate to colour my grey hair. Absolutely happy with the results... Greys all gone!
Great product with good coverageI found this product after struggling with dry, straw-like hair after using other brands. I have fine hair and it works well. I love the comb applicator which helps easily apply the product. I recommend creme excellence!
Excellent productI really like thus colour and last long.It matched my colour very well. I would definitely recommend
Easy to use, good colori have a thick dark hair, i love the color lightens my hair. It is nice on hair, make it smooth and silky.
Surprised and impressedDuring Covid I’ve missed the simple things. Like a hairdresser.
This hair dye was easy to use and worked a treat and made me feel like I Visited the salon.
Nice hair colourA beautiful shade of brown. Also, the shampoo n hair mask left my hair soft and silky, unlike other brands I've used before.
GREAT HAIR DYEGreat product. I use every month as it covers all grey, leaves my hair shiny. Best on the Market.
so soft on hair like naturalso soft on your hair a nice natural shine like it is not even been coloured thumbs up! love this product easy and simple to use!
Natural and easy to useGreat product and easy to use. Hair looks great afterwards and with a shine and lovely colour too. Hides all the greys too!
Great ProductLeaves my hair super soft. Definitely recommend. The colour is rich and stays in my hair for weeks.
Hair ColourEasy to use. Does not drip when applied to hair. Gives an excellent colour which is long lasting.
PerfectGreat coverage great packaging not a strong smell leaves hair soft
ColourI have brought this product for along time
I love the colours and how it leaves your hair soft and shiny and the colours covers grey
ExcellentQuality is worth recommending to both male and female. It is very good for home done colouring and the hair is soft and silky.
Excellent Grey CoverageThis brand has always been my "go to" for as long as I've had those magical grey hair appearances. Easy application , great coverage results that always leave my hair feeling soft and manageable. This particular colour, for me, is perfect ❤️
Excellence hair colourGood Coverage, easy to use. Gets you out of trouble if unable to get to a salon. Not an overpowering smell and I didn’t find it burning to the scalp. Easy to wash out and I really enjoy the conditioner it comes with.