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Which are the Best Hair Loss Shampoos for Women

Which are the Best Hair Loss Shampoos for Women
Ellie Taylor
Writer and expert2 years ago
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Last Updated: 23/03/23

Hair loss and thinning hair can happen for a range of reasons amongst us women. Whether it be from medication or excessive colouring, losing hair can massively knock your confidence and can even lead to other scalp issues such as irritation and dryness. To help you get your tresses back intact, we’ve put together a list of the best hair loss shampoos for women.  

Our Top Picks of the Best Hair Loss Shampoos for Women

  1. Grow Gorgeous Intense Thickening Shampoo
  2. NIOXIN 3 Part System 3 Cleanser Shampoo for Light Thinning
  3. Kérastase Genesis Bain Hydra-Fortifiant Shampoo
  4. Aveda Pure Abundance Volumising Shampoo
  5. Nanogen Thickening Treatment Shampoo
  6. Foltène Unisex Shampoo for Thinning Hair
  7. Virtue Flourish Shampoo for Thinning Hair
  8. Paul Mitchell Tea Tree Scalp Care Anti-Thinning Shampoo

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Which are the Best Shampoos for Hair Loss for Women

Grow Gorgeous Intense Thickening Shampoo 

Wave goodbye to lacklustre strands with this ultra-invigorating shampoo. Designed to support healthy hair growth, the formula dissolves build-up at the roots while boosting lengths with a body-building blend of caffeine, niacinamide and biotin.

  • Why we love it:Added Rice protein and Amino Acids also help to strengthen bonds and encourage elasticity for longer, thicker locks. 
NIOXIN 3 Part System 3 Cleanser Shampoo for Light Thinning

Devoted to finding reliable solutions for thinning strands, NIOXIN is the must-know brand to help revive your hair confidence. The colour-safe shampoo features Glyco-Shield 2.0 technology to help nurture both scalp and lengths, wrapping strands in its strengthening properties to help minimise the risk of thinning hair.

For those with more intense thinning, the Part System 5 for Progressed Thinning should be your first point of call.

  • Top Tip:We recommend using this as part of the NIOXIN treatment for maximum results.

Kérastase Genesis Bain Hydra-Fortifiant Shampoo 

Press reset on your strands with the Genesis range by Kérastase, specifically formulated to minimise the risk of hair fall due to breakage. The shampoo gently cleanses away impurities and excess oil while fortifying strands with a surge of edelweiss native cells, ginger root and Aquaxyl, working to reduce further chances of fallout.

  • Why we love it:Ginger Root and Edelweiss Native Cells help to cleanse away dirt while encouraging your hair fibres to resist physical damage and tearing. 

Aveda Pure Abundance Volumising Shampoo 

If you’re looking for a more natural approach to hair loss the Aveda Pure Abundance Volumising Shampoo is for you! The plant-based formula is infused with organic acacia gum and combined with aromas of peppermint, ylangylang, palmarosa and jasmine toleave your fine hair looking volumised and extra fresh! 

  • Why we love it: All natural ingredients that effectively volumise hair while smelling amazing!

Nanogen Thickening Treatment Shampoo

Perfect for fine or thin hair, this thickening shampoo helps to deliver intense volumising action to limp strands, promoting a fuller appearance. Hyaluronic acid works to plump hair with moisture, enhancing locks with a thicker, healthy-looking finish.

  • Why we love it: Not only does this shampoo help to promote fuller hair, but it also leaves strands scented like a fresh berry smoothie.

Foltène Unisex Shampoo for Thinning Hair 

Specially formulated for weak hair caused by stress, menopause and hormonal imbalances, the Foltène Unisex Shampoo helps to restore tresses leaving you with visibly stronger and shinier hair. The shampoo also has a mild formulation, making it perfect for everyday use. 

  • Top Tip: We recommend applying it to damp locks, delicately massage for three minutes and rinse out!

Virtue Flourish Shampoo for Thinning Hair

Strong, fuller-looking locks begin with a targeted cleanser. This high-performance shampoo works to remove follicle-clogging impurities, creating the optimal environment for healthy hair growth. Ideal for thin hair, the formula wraps strands in a strengthening blanket of alpha and gamma keratin proteins – all while enhancing volume and elasticity.

  • Why we love it: The shampoo is topped with a woody-floral-citrus fragrance to bring a spa-like experience to your shower routine, thanks to patchouli essential oils and basil accords.
Paul Mitchell Tea Tree Scalp Care Anti-Thinning Shampoo

Discover a thicker-looking mane with this anti-thinning shampoo by Paul Mitchell. Powered by invigorating tea tree, the formula helps to cleanse the hair fibre while stimulating the scalp, encouraging a fuller appearance while giving weak, lifeless strands a new lease of life. Perfect for fine hair in need of volumising action.

  • Why we love it: Tea tree helps to purify follicle-congesting impurities from root to tip for the ultimate mane detox.
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Ellie Taylor
Writer and expert
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As a beauty fanatic I'm always on the lookout to try and experiment with new products! I’ve been writing about everything beauty for over 3 years and specialise in skincare so have plenty of tips and tricks to help put blemishes at bay and get your complexion glowing. Whilst being a content writer at LOOKFANTASTIC I’ve had the opportunity to collaborate with incredible brands including Tom Ford, Dolce & Gabbana and La Mer, taking my understanding of the industry to the next level. In the past I’ve been a freelance makeup artist and have collaborated with brands including NYX and Revolution Beauty on a personal level, sharing my makeup creations for the world to see. My ride or die brands have to be PIXI, Laura Mercier and Bobbi Brown and I can’t live without my trusty MAC Velvet Teddy!