There are thousands of shampoos to choose from in the open market, so if you’re wondering how to choose the right one for you, then you’re in the right place.
Mostly all us love our hair and don’t want anyone to touch or play with it, as we work hard to take care of it and make it look good.
This is why choosing the best shampoo for your hair is important, as we want our hair to look as good as possible and the shampoo which you use plays the most important part in it.
We have gone through all the top Shampoo brands which sell in India and selected our top 10 list.
This guide will make you understand all you need to about Shampoos and make buying the best one according to your needs an easy process. Let’s get started.
We Highly recommend you to read the Shampoo Buying Guide at the end of this article to get in-depth knowledge about latest shampoo technologies and tips on making an informed decision about which product to buy for your needs 🙂
Top 10 Best Shampoos in India
Although my favorite among all is WOW Intensive Repair & Revitalize but you must check all of them to make your buying decision.
WOW is a newcomer in the field of beauty products, but it’s range of products have certainly won customers all over India over.
This shampoo, also known as Wow skin science intensive repair and revitalize shampoo claims to heal hair damaged by heat, dyes and pollution which is a huge problem in a polluted country such as India.
Sunflower and soybean bio lipids present in the mixture help taking advanced care of your hair.
Head & Shoulders is one of the most popular hair care brand in India and the world. This shampoo makes your hair silky, smooth, and frizz-free so it looks beautiful.
The soft formula easily penetrates into your hair, and cleans it properly.
Along with cleaning your hair, the shampoo also moisturises your scalp so your dandruff problems become a thing of the past.
Its fresh and exotic fragrance makes your hair smell clean and wonderful full day long. The shampoo is light grey in colour.
Himalaya's Anti Hair Fall Shampoo is a breakthrough formula according to the company which has a 2-in-1 effect which reduces hair fall, and gives nourishment to shafts of the hair.
It also conditions and improves the texture of your hair so there is reduction in hair fall due to breakage.
The shampoo also has two herbs known as Butea Frondosa and Bhringaraja which stimulates hair follicle growth and are also effective in making hair roots stronger and controlling hair fall.
Pantene is a famous brand in the world of hair and hair products.
This particular shampoo is known as Pantene Pro-V Total Damage Care and it contains keratin damage blockers technology which means that it provides 99 per cent protection against current and future hair damage, which means that you have softer and more manageable hair so you can easily take care of your hair.
The shampoo is quite popular in India and it promises to repair 10 visible signs of hair damage and provides protection against future hair damage as well.
Dove men care complete shampoo and conditioner makes your hair visibly healthier and resilient on regular usage.
The formula includes caffeine and conditioning agents, moisturises your hair and scalps and it is deeply cleaned, leaves hair stronger and more resilient.
The shampoo also gives you visibly healthy, resilient hair for an active lifestyle.
This is a shampoo which you can easily use every day without harming your hair and offers effective hair care for men.
The Garnier ultra blends formula, a blend of soy milk and almonds intensely repairs and deeply restores damaged hair.
Garnier Ultra Blends Intense Repair Shampoo claims to be enriched with proteins from key ingredients i.e Soy Milk and Almonds, and is specifically designed to repair and restore damaged hair.
Almonds are supposed to provide deep nourishment to your hair and roots, whereas soy milk is supposed to enhance the nature lustre of hair and make them look shiny and soft.
This Sunsilk shampoo gives you thick, luscious hair with which you can have the confidence to hair whatever hairstyle you want to.
The Company says that having thick and long hair is the dream of every girl, and they want to help the girls receive it.
Expertise was provided by Teddy Charles, hair style expert to make this shampoo.
Patanjali is the Indian brand made famous by Baba Ramdev, and this product known as the Kesh Kanti Hair Cleanser is good at safely washing away dirt, grime and dust from hair.
Its composition is fully herbal which make your hair silky and shining.
The ingredients of the cleanser are naturally medicinal and they treat your hair and scalp to get rid of dryness and dandruff.
The shampoo has a lot of Ayurvedic ingredients which are effective as disinfectants, particularly for hair roots.
The product is advertised to give you healthy, soft and lustrous hair every day.
This product from Khadi is a herbal shampoo, which has mild cleansing properties and may help users with dandruff as well.
It is made and prepared with the natural extracts of natural and organic ingredients.
This shampoo is made by village women at Khadi’s gramodyog in Lucknow.
Buyer's Guide - How to Purchase Shampoos
What to Look for in Your Shampoo
Toxic Shampoo Ingredients to Avoid
There are a few ingredients which you should be actively avoiding while buying shampoos for yourself and your family. Some of them are listed below:
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Q. Are natural shampoos better than normal shampoos?
A. Yes, as the natural shampoos do not contain harmful elements which can damage your hair further.
Q. How many times a week should one be washing their hair?
A. Generally it is recommend that one doesn’t wash their hair more than 3-4 times a week. Excessive use of shampoo, especially the ones which are non natural can cause damage to your hair including hair fall.
Q. What should be done after washing your hair with shampoo?
A. Generally it is recommended to use a conditioner after washing your hair with shampoo, but this isn’t always necessary especially if you regularly use hair oil, or if your shampoo already has a conditioner.
Q. What kind of false marketing to be careful of while buying your shampoo?
A. Experts warn to be careful against claims which are too good to be true, cause they really may be. If a shampoo claims to repair, nourish or restructure your already damaged hair, then you should be skeptical cause it sounds too good to be true. Shampoos can improve the look of your hair, but it is only temporary and not permanent.
Hope this guide makes you understand shampoos better. There are a lot of shampoos being sold in the market, and the sheer number can certainly cause a lot of confusion if you’re going in blindly. If you want to have beautiful locks then you won’t find other products as good as on the list listed above.
Take your time and go through the points and the products we have mentioned and then make your decision on the kind of product you want to purchase. When it comes to hair, you don’t want to make a bad decision..
Hopefully after reading this guide, you now know all that you may want to learn about shampoos in India. We hope this guide helped you and if it did please feel free to share it with your friends and family.