The best shampoos are the ones that boast of a unique ingredients list that guarantees to take the best care of your hair. The role of a good quality shampoo is not limited to removing dirt and grease from the hair. It ensures that your hair retains its healthy texture and stays soft, silky and manageable. Most shampoos that you will come across are a blend of chemical ingredients, a number of which, such as parabens and sulfates, are associated with a number of side effects. (1) Shampoos that are devoid of these harmful chemicals are therefore considered safe for the tresses.
The following shampoos because of their unique composition stand out from the crowd.
- StBotanica Moroccan Argan Hair Shampoo with Organic Argan Oil, 300ml
- StBotanica Biotin & Collagen Volumizing Hair Shampoo, 300ml
- StBotanica Apple Cider Vinegar & Organic Argan Oil Hair Shampoo, 300ml
- Garnier Ultra Blends Intense Repair Shampoo with Soy Milk and Almonds
- Pantene Pro-V Hair Fall Control Shampoo
- TRESemmè Spa Rejuvenation Shampoo
- L’Oreal Professional Serie Expert Pure Resource Shampoo
- Wella Professionals Enrich Moisturizing Shampoo for Dry and Damaged Hair
- BBlunt Intense Moisture Shampoo
- Schwarskopf Professional Bonacure Miracle Oil Shampoo
1. StBotanica Moroccan Argan Hair Shampoo with Organic Argan Oil, 300ml
StBotanica Moroccan Argan Hair Shampoo is a novel formulation. Enriched with Moroccan argan oil and other natural oils, this shampoo, in addition to cleansing the scalp and hair, nourishes them. Argan oil is produced from the seeds of Argania spinosa, a tree indigenous to Southern Morocco. An excellent source of unsaturated fatty acids, argan oil makes hair smooth and manageable and assists in repairing the damaged hair and split ends. (2) The other natural ingredients present in the shampoo are almond oil, silk protein, clary sage, rosemary oil, jasmine oil, jojoba oil, ginkgo biloba and green tea. Almond oil is nutrient-rich lightweight oil. It is suitable for normal hair as well as for hair that has become dry following chemical treatment. (3) Silk protein helps in making the hair glossy and manageable and enhances the texture of the hair. (4) Clary sage is known to control excessive sebum secretion and is good for both oily and dry hair. Furthermore, it combats hair loss and is believed to promote hair growth. (5) Rosemary aids hair growth. (6) Jojoba oil works as a natural cleanser and at the same time forms a protective barrier on the hair shafts. It helps in reducing the oiliness of the hair, makes it glossy and improves manageability. (7) Ginkgo biloba (8) and green tea (9) are known to reduce hair loss and improve hair growth. Jasmine oil soothes the scalp and is also known for its cleansing property. (10) This shampoo helps in making hair soft, lustrous and strong.
2. StBotanica Biotin & Collagen Volumizing Hair Shampoo, 300ml
This shampoo is unique because it contains natural ingredients that give the hair a naturally fuller, thicker and healthy appearance. This too like the other StBotanica shampoos is a paraben and sulfate free product. The two major ingredients in this shampoo that are known to add volume to the hair are biotin and collagen. Provitamin B7 or biotin is a water-soluble nutrient. When infused with shampoo, it coats the hair shafts, thereby giving them a thicker appearance. (11) Hydrolyzed collagen works as hair conditioner. This natural humectant is capable of absorbing moisture up to 30 times its weight. (12) In addition to the volumizing ingredients, this shampoo contains oat extract, lavender oil, sunflower seed oil, jojoba oil, avocado oil and rosemary oil. Oat extract is known to make the hair soft and strong. (13) Lavender oil and rosemary oil are known to fight hair loss and promote hair growth. (14) Sunflower and avocado oil keep the hair conditioned.
3. Garnier Ultra Blends Intense Repair Shampoo with Soy Milk and Almonds
Garnier Ultra Blends is the latest shampoos and conditioners series from the French cosmetic giant L’Oreal. Among its different variants, Ultra Blends Intense Repair Shampoo, which amalgamates soy milk and protein, has been noted for its beneficial effect on hair texture and health. Both soy milk and almond are excellent sources of protein. Furthermore, almond provides vitamin E. This protein rich shampoo assists in repairing and restoring the damaged hair and helps in making the hair soft.
4. Pantene Pro-V Hair Fall Control Shampoo
Pantene claims that its Hair Fall Control shampoo is capable of reducing hair fall by up to 98% when used daily. It is believed to strengthen the hair and diminishes hair breakage. Moreover, it helps in making the hair smoother and manageable. With daily use, you can expect your hair to become stronger and thicker in 14 days. The novel keratin damage blocker technology developed by Pantene helps in reducing hair breakage associated with hair damage.
5. StBotanica Apple Cider Vinegar & Organic Argan Oil Hair Shampoo, 300ml
Apple cider vinegar is widely used in the West for hair care. It dissolves the residues that accumulate on the hair and the scalp following use of hair styling products. Furthermore, it adds shine and improves the health of the hair. (15) Apple cider vinegar based shampoo ensures that your hair and scalp are thoroughly clean. The other bioactive ingredients in the shampoo such as organic Moroccan argan oil, green apple extract, cold pressed sweet almond oil, rosemary oil, extra virgin olive oil, cold pressed jojoba oil, silk protein, vitamin B-5 and lemongrass essential oil nourish and condition the tresses. This shampoo, apart from cleansing, adds sheen to the hair and makes it smooth and strong. It is devoid of harmful chemicals.
6. TRESemmè Spa Rejuvenation Shampoo
As the name suggests, this shampoo of the high-end hair care brand TRESemmè provides the benefits of hair spa treatment at home. It is a blend of marine mineral complex and nutrients that provide deep nourishment to the scalp. The moisturizing and conditioning effect of the shampoo helps in freeing the hair of tangles and keeps it soft. In addition, hair smells great after using it.
7. L’Oreal Professional Serie Expert Pure Resource Shampoo
This shampoo is ideal for the greasy hair. It combines citramine and vitamin E in its innovative purifying aqua crystal formulation. It helps in removing all traces of residues left behind on the hair and scalp by using hair-styling products. The hard water residues can be easily removed with the help of this shampoo. It purifies, cleans and nourishes the scalp and hair. Regardless of your hair type, you can use this shampoo.
8. Wella Professionals Enrich Moisturizing Shampoo for Dry and Damaged Hair
This intense moisturizing shampoo is specially formulated for repairing and protecting the dry and damaged hair. One of the key ingredients in this shampoo is silk extract. Its moisturizing property helps in promoting manageability of the thick unruly hair. Because of the premium fine fragrance infused in the shampoo, hair smells great.
9. BBlunt Intense Moisture Shampoo
As the name suggests, this shampoo will never make your hair dry. It is created especially for hair that is excessively dry. Hydrolyzed protein, vitamin E and jojoba and wheat germ oils are combined in the shampoo to provide the intense moisturizing effect that the dry hair demands. It provides nourishment to the dry hair and makes it manageable. This shampoo has been formulated keeping the typical hair problems that one encounters in the Indian weather conditions in mind. It helps in protecting the hair from pollutants and harsh weather elements. Moreover, its unique color protection formula makes it suitable for the color-treated hair.
10. Schwarskopf Professional Bonacure Miracle Oil Shampoo
This lightweight shampoo is suitable for all types of hair. Enriched with argan oil, it cleans the hair gently and leaves it thoroughly clean and shiny. Developed with the novel micro-emulsion technology, this shampoo helps in making the hair smooth, lustrous and soft.