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The 8 Best Moisturizing Shampoos To Beat Your Hair Blues

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Every season comes with its own set of hair woes, but the frigid, bleak weather of winter and the hot sun of summer are particularly tough to deal with. When we’re not busy layering stockings under leggings or getting a tan, we’re trying to figure out how to properly moisturize our parched winter and summer strands. If you’re looking to overhaul your hair care routine, you’ve come to the right place.

Everyone knows every great hair care routine starts with an incredible shampoo and conditioner system and when the temperature drops this low, you need a shampoo packed with moisture to help stave off dry hair. That’s why we’ve rounded up eight of our favorite moisturizing shampoos from the L’Oréal portfolio of products.

Whether you have dark brown hair or highlights, your dry winter locks will breathe a sigh of relief when you lather up with these moisturizing shampoos.

The Best Moisturizing Shampoos For Every Hair Type

L’Oréal Professionnel Mythic Oil Shampoo

If you have thick hair, you know just how difficult it can be to find products capable of moisturizing your dense mane. L’Oréal Professionnel’s Mythic Oil Shampoo is specifically formulated with argan oil and myrrh to help provide nourishment and discipline to thick hair.

L’Oréal Professionnel Mythic Oil Shampoo, Available In-Salon

Mizani Moisture Fusion Moisture Rich Shampoo

Every curly girl knows just how easy it is for your ringlets to go from soft and supple to dry and brittle. Make sure your curly hair care routine is moisturizing from the very first step by using Mizani’s Moisture Fusion Moisture Rich Shampoo.

Infused with cupuaçu butter, argan oil, and honey, the Moisture Fusion system which consists of the Moisture Rich Shampoo and the Moisture Fusion Intense Moisturizing Mask helps quench hair for soft, moisturized manageability. The Moisture Fusion system leaves hair feeling clean, smooth, and easy to comb.

Mizani Moisture Fusion Moisture Rich Shampoo, $24.00 MSRP

Pureology Hydrate Sheer Shampoo

Moisturizing shampoos can have thick, heavy formulas, which can wreak havoc on fine strands. If your thin strands desperately need moisture but can’t withstand heavy shampoos, look no further than Pureology’s Hydrate Sheer Shampoo.

Quench and cleanse hair with the lightweight Hydrate Sheer Shampoo and Conditioner. The concentrated ZeroSulfate, silicone-free formula does not cause buildup or heavy coatings on the hair.

Pureology Hydrate Sheer Shampoo, $29.50 MSRP

Pureology Precious Oil Shamp’Oil

If you recently colored your hair, chances are good your strands feel a bit drier than usual. Restore and replenish your locks with Pureology’s Precious Oil Shamp’Oil. The concentrated sulfate-free, oil-infused shampoo is formulated with Pureology’s exclusive OleoAntiFadeComplex to help protect your hair color.

Pureology Precious Oil Shamp’Oil, $30.50 MSRP

Redken Curvaceous Low Foam Moisturizing Cleanser

If you’ve sworn off high lather shampoos in search of quenched ringlets, Redken’s Curvaceous Low Foam Moisturizing Cleanser is perfect for you. The low-foam moisturizing cleanser is great for all curl types.

Redken Curvaceous Low Foam Moisturizing Cleanser, $20.00 MSRP

Redken All Soft Shampoo

Harsh winter winds can make your strands look and feel brittle and broken. Cleanse, restore, and soften brittle, dry hair with the complete All Soft care system of Shampoo and Conditioner. The All Soft Shampoo includes Redken’s exclusive RCT Protein Complex to treat hair from the root to the core to the tip. Formulated with omega-6 enriched argan oil nourishes for intense softness, the system leaves air silky soft with increased manageability, suppleness, and shine.

Redken All Soft Shampoo, $17.00 MSRP


Biolage Exquisite Oil Micro-Oil Shampoo

If you love the way coconut oil smells on your strands, you’re not going to be able to get enough of this shampoo. Biolage’s Exquisite Oil Micro-Oil Shampoo cleanses as it nourishes with a lightweight micro-oil blend. Formulated with moringa, macadamia, coconut, and almond, the shampoo helps replenish hair, leaving it silky and healthy-looking.

Biolage Exquisite Oil Micro-Oil Shampoo, $18.00 MSRP

Biolage 3 Butter Control System

People often assume frizz is a summer problem, but anyone with dry winter strands knows how quickly your parched strands can begin to frizz up. Manage frizzy hair with Biolage’s 3 Butter Control System.

Formulated with a blend of three butters (cupuaçu, shea, and murumuru), the shampoo delivers with an indulgent sulfate-free lather. When used as a system of shampoo and conditioner, the 3Butter Control System locks in nourishment to help control frizz and enhance manageability.

Biolage 3 Butter Control System, $19.00 MSRP

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