These Are The Best Shampoos To Prevent Thinning Hair, Flaky Scalp And More

November 19, 2019 by Jeanine Edwards
shefinds | beauty

If you want soft, voluminous healthy hair, it all starts with your shampoo. And with so many out there to choose from, finding the right one for your hair isn’t always so easy. Luckily, we enlisted the help of lots of women with different hair types to put tons of shampoos to the test. The result? Five of the best shampoos to combat common hair issues like thinning and dandruff. Add them to your haircare routine ASAP.

The Best Shampoos

Shoppers Choice:

PURA D’OR Original Gold Label Anti-Thinning Shampoo

Highlights: Clinically tested & proven to reduce hair thinning by promoting hair strength & thickness with increased volume & reducing breakage; packed with a powerful blend of Biotin, Nettle Extract, Pumpkin Seed, & Black Cumin Seed Oil

“About two years ago my hair started falling a lot and I became incredibly concerned. I was using expensive Sephora shampoos but it became worse. So I started researching and I learned about this product. Not only did my hair stop falling but the conditioner made it soft and shiny. I naturally have frizzy and dull hair so it really did wonders to my hair and saved me from going bald. I highly recommend this product. It is a bit pricey but your investment is worth it.” -Maryam

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Editors Picks:

Moroccanoil Hydrating Shampoo

Highlights: Nutrient-rich; gentle enough for daily use; infused with moisture-attracting red algae, antioxidant argan oil and Vitamins A and E; helps maintain an ideal moisture balance to promote healthy-looking and manageable hair

“This shampoo is one of my favorites for how great it makes my hair feel and smell. Seriously, this shampoo smells so good. You don’t even need perfume.”Hannah

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OGX Biotin & Collagen Shampoo

Highlights: Plumping collagen adds volume; not tested on animals; helps create the appearance of thicker hair

“This is a staple in my shower! A lot of shampoos weigh down my fine, oily hair but this shampoo gives it a plump little boost with Vitamin B7 biotin and  collagen, and doesn’t have any sulfates.”Morgan

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Not Your Mother’s Coconut Milk & African Marula Tree Oil High Moisture Shampoo

Highlights: Intense moisture to nourish and restore hair; made with 98% naturally derived ingredients; no sulfates surfactants, silicones, phthalates, or parabens

“Since I have color-treated hair, I want a shampoo that will hydrate and nourish my hair to stays as healthy as possible. This one does just that and you can’t beat the price!”Alisha

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Shea Moisture African Black Soap Bamboo Charcoal Deep Cleansing Shampoo

Highlights: Lifts away pre wash treatments, dirt, excess oil and flaky build up as you calm and soothe the scalp; leaves scalp rigorously clean, yet comfortable, creating an ideal environment for healthy hair; no sulfates, no parabens, no phthalates, no propylene glycol, no mineral oil, no animal testing and no petroleum

“My scalp can get super dry and flaky and this shampoo is one of the few that keeps the itchiness and flakes under control without completely stripping and drying out my hair.”Jeanine

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Jeanine Edwards is a writer and editor covering fashion, beauty and shopping. She never misses a sale and is committed to good skincare. Prior to joining the SheFinds team, Jeanine worked at XO Group and InStyle. You can reach Jeanine at [email protected]

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