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10 of the best shampoos for oily, greasy hair

10 of the best shampoos for oily, greasy hair

We all wish we could wash our hair less frequently. For many of us, the thought of being able to leave a couple of days between washes seems unrealistic as our hair can become greasy and oily very quickly.

Excess oil production, dirt, impurities and product build-up can all leave our hair looking greasy and weighed down.

To help you combat oil and keep your hair fresh for longer, we have gathered together an edit of our favourite shampoos for oily hair. Each product promises to cleanse and clarify your roots and scalp without drying out your hair for beautiful, fresh results.

Which is the best shampoo for greasy hair?

  1. System Professional Purify Shampoo
  2. KLORANE Nettle Shampoo
  3. Shu Uemura Art of Hair Anti-Oil Astringent Cleanser
  4. OUAI Clean Shampoo
  5. KMS Head Remedy Deep Cleanse Shampoo
  6. Kérastase Specifique Bain Divalent Shampoo
  7. Vichy Dercos Ultra Soothing Shampoo for Oily Hair
  8. Aveda Shampure Shampoo
  9. Wella Professional INVIGO Balance Aqua Pure Purifying Shampoo
  10. Bumble and bumble Sunday Shampoo

System Professional Purify Shampoo

Perfect for those who suffer from an oily scalp and dandruff, System Professional Purify Shampoo works to minimise oils and impurities to deeply cleanse your locks. With a high performance Dermapure Complex, the shampoo eliminates dandruff causing micro-organisms and banishes excess sebum to leave your scalp cleansed and refreshed.

KLORANE Nettle Shampoo

Enriched with a unique botantical formula specially designed for oily hair, KLORANE Nettle Shampoo cleanses your hair and scalp whilst boosting volume. The sebo-regulating treatment regulates allows you to wash your hair less frequently as it works to regulate the production of sebum on your scalp so your hair looks cleaner for longer. Infused with Nettle Extract which includes polycyclic compounds to regulate sebaceous gland activity, the shampoo keeps your hair looks fresh and clean with beauty body and volume.

Shu Uemura Art of Hair Anti-Oil Astringent Cleanser

Silicone and paraben-free, Shu Uemura Art of Hair Anti-Oil Astringent Cleanser is a super-lighweight shampoo which works to effectively cleanse and refresh your locks. Working to rebalance the sebaceous glands to slow future oil production, the luxurious formula ensures your hair stays clean and free of grease for longer.

OUAI Clean Shampoo

Ideal for overworked and congested locks, OUAI Clean Shampoo is a gentle alternative to many harsh and drying clarifying shampoos. Without stripping moisture or colour from your hair, the shampoo sweeps away impurities, product build-up and excess oil whilst maintaining the natural moisture balance of your locks. The divine fragrance of Italian Lemon, Rose de Mai and Jasmine captures the senses and makes cleansing oily hair a truly luxurious experience.

KMS Head Remedy Deep Cleanse Shampoo

Gentle and light enough for daily use, KMS Head Remedy Deep Cleanse Shampoo effectively lifts away the daily build-up of oil and impurities to leave your locks cleansed, refreshed and ready for styling. Utilising Alpha Hydroxyl Acids including Lactic Acid and Malic Acid, the formula works to cleanse the scalp and eliminate impurities and pollutants which may cause or increase oil production.

Kérastase Specifique Bain Divalent Shampoo

Treat oily roots and dry ends with Kérastase Specifique Bain Divalent Shampoo an intensely purifying formula which removes excess sebum from the scalp whilst smoothing and hydrated damaged, frizzy ends. Harnessing the powers of Glycine and Vitamin B6, the shampoo rebalances moisture at the roots and repairs dehydrated, damaged locks for hair that feels clean and looks shiny and revitalised.

Vichy Dercos Ultra Soothing Shampoo for Oily Hair

Straight from the French Pharmacy, Vichy Dercos Ultra Soothing Shampoo for Oily Hair has been expertly formulated to refresh and cleanse weak, oily hair. Delivering up to 48 hours of scalp soothing benefits, the mild shampoo relieves itching and discomfort whilst eliminating dirt and impurities for hair that feels soft, strong and more manageable.

Aveda Shampure Shampoo

If your love using pure and organic products on your hair, Aveda Shampure Shampoo is the perfect product oily, overworked locks. With a calming blend of flower and plant essences, the shampoo creates a beautiful hair cleansing experience and works to eliminate impurities and strengthen all hair stypes.

Wella Professionals INVIGO Balance Aqua Pure Purifying Shampoo

Cleanse your scalp whilst addressing your hair’s needs with Wella Professionals INVIGO Balance Aqua Pure Purifying Shampoo. Enriched with Lotus Extract for a revitalising effect, the shampoo lifts away dirt, impurities and excess oils to leave your locks refreshed and purified. Formulated with Balance-Blend, the shampoo also hydrates to create the optimal scalp condition and smooths the mid-lengths and ends of your hair.

Bumble and bumble Sunday Shampoo

Product build-up can often be the reason your hair looks and feels greasy. Bumble and bumble Sunday Shampoo gently dissolves impurities, dirt and product build-up to absolve your hair of sins and completely refresh your locks. With Ginseng, Rosemary and Sage, the clarifying formula invigorates and stimulates your hair and scalp, acting as a weekly detox. Hair will be left refreshed and thoroughly cleansed with a beautiful shine.



Rosie

Rosie

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