by Melissa Phillips
Winter is almost here. Your hair can become particularly sensitive to cooler temperatures and it typically suffers from dryness. Split ends, dandruff, and breakage – all are common symptoms caused by the dry and cold weather. One way to deal with these issues is to carefully pick a shampoo that can help hydrate your hair and keep it soft.
We have taken a close look to 7 shampoos for you and provided here a quick review for each.
Keep in mind, picking a shampoo alone will not fix all of your problems. Hair masks, conditioners, oils, and other remedies can all be used in conjunction with your shampoo.
Pantene is a name associated with consistency in results and is known for being a good brand for dry hair. Among their multiple products, this one seems to be particularly indicated to fight dry damaged hair. Results seem to be quite good especially when it comes to leaving your hair soft and visibly hydrated.
L’Oreal is another big name in the hair care industry and this shampoo is a best seller. This product seems to be particularly effective to counter hair breakage, dry hair, rough hair, dull hair, and split ends. It lathers very easily and works well at removing excessive oil and grease.
This shampoo by Matrix does not contain parabens or any other harsh chemicals, however it contains lemongrass, sage, and wheat germ lipids. These ingredients are known for helping control frizziness and increasing the overall health of your hair.
Moroccanoil is another top brand known for its superior quality ingredients and fantastic value. Although it may be more expensive than the average shampoo, it has amazing hydrating properties. This shampoo is also particularly gentle on your hair and does not take away the natural oils by your scalp. Its flagship ingredient is argan oil which is rich in properties preventing your hair from thinning out or flaking.
Another shampoo known for being more expensive than the average product on the shelves, however still comparatively more affordable than some top brands sold at hair salons. It has a great smell too. It works very well on fine, dry hair and it keeps your hair looking clean, feeling soft and healthy.
If frizziness is your biggest issue in the winter, this is the shampoo for you. It makes your hair smooth and shiny by adding a protective layer over your hair shaft. This also protects it from air pollution and external moisture. It has a mild, keratin-infused formula that strengthens your hair and repairs damage. If your hair has been chemically treated or colored, this shampoo should be on your top list.
The Garnier Whole Blends Hydrating Shampoo softens hair and is made with Coconut Water and Vanilla Milk extracts. It is also a natural blends and paraben free, which is a great addition. The scent of this shampoo is also particularly pleasant.
Choosing the right shampoo is often a matter of personal taste, budget, trial & error and of course type of hair. The brands mentioned above have been always ranked among the best sellers however it’s really up to you to do your research and try to pick a product that is particularly designed for your type of hair and problem. Feel free to comment below and to mention any other products that was not listed here.