7 Shampoo and Conditioner Brands to Know

These 7 shampoos go beyond keeping hair and scalps healthy…they excel at it. Their complementing conditioners are superior, too, replacing the natural oils that keep hair soft and silky, smooth and shiny.

Some you know; some are newer; and some are collections within these brands that stand out in addressing specific needs. All have eliminated sulfates, yet have also found safe ways to keep the luxury of lather.

  1. Alterna Caviar Collection

Its unique reparative formulation rebuilds, resurfaces and restores each individual strand by delivering essential ingredients to its inner cortex. And, yes, it does contain caviar extract so that you can enjoy the luxury along with the softness, strength and shine it gives.

  1. Matrix Biolage

This line contains 17 shampoos and 19 conditioners for distinctly targeted “hair concerns.” Using the latest hair care technology and its botanical complex, its ScalpSync line’s Cooling Mint Shampoo and Scalp Conditioner are notable for the antibacterial and calming properties they bestow.

  1. Ouai Repair

Celebrity stylist Jen Akin’s Repair Shampoo and Conditioner both contain an ultra-hydrating formula that adds volume without adding weight. The gentle and detoxifying shampoo itself hydrates and replenishes moisture. Ouai’s fans rave about its lasting, exquisite scent.

  1. Oribe Gold Lust Repair & Restore

This duo’s aim is to rejuvenate hair to its prime. Its bio-restorative complex restores and balances each strands inner strength. All-natural ingredients defend hair from the elements, including UV damage, and the breakdown of natural keratin.

  1. Beecology Honey

These ultra-gentle shampoos use all natural, plant-derived, purifying cleansers. Silk proteins and nettle extract impart added strengthening and detangling qualities. The honey and beeswax – all from its family farm in Ohio – surely account for the sweet scent of its handmade products.

  1. Kevin Murphy

Australian Murphy calls his products “skin care for the hair.” All-organic, they retain their vitamin and amino acids in the most natural form possible. Peruvian Bark, Kakadu Plum and Lotus flower help deliver performance and “weightless” hair.

  1. White Sands Orchid Bliss

Using the mineral richness and the antI-aging properties of orchid flowers, this collection leaves strands with a perfect moisture balance. The orchid complex fills in cracks and imperfections, closing the cuticle layer and eliminating frizz. Its restorative potency brings help to harshly-treated hair or to greying hair as it becomes coarser or duller.