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Top 10 Drugstore Moisturizing Shampoos

Hydrate and Nourish Your Locks With These Affordable Moisturizing Shampoos

Hydrate and Nourish Your Locks With These Affordable Moisturizing Shampoos

Skip the pricey trips to the hair salon and tackle your dry or damaged tresses with the best moisturizing shampoos you can find at your favorite drugstores. Whether you're struggling with an itchy scalp, you need help finding a color-safe shampoo that hydrates, or you need a product that restores a healthy texture and size, our list has got you covered. Aside from all of our selections being budget-friendly, these products are formulated with all the good stuff your curls, waves, or strands need to achieve maximum health and luster without breaking the bank. Say goodbye to split ends, frizzy fiascos, and brittle locks when you give one of these shampoos a try. Check out our list of the Top 10 drugstore moisturizing shampoos and start your journey toward your healthiest, most hydrated hair yet! Opening image: @ogx

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April 11, 2018

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Hask Argan Oil Repairing Shampoo
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Hask Argan Oil Repairing Shampoo

BEST FOR: Strengthening and repairing damaged or dry hair 

USERS SAID: "It's my new favorite shampoo. Leaves my hair clean and with shine. I'm a blonde so it's hard to see a shine and this shape up does the trick. Leaves my hair in better condition too. I've ordered a second bottle as I don't want to run out. You only need a small amount too which is great."

Aveeno Active Naturals Nourish + Moisturize Shampoo

LOVED FOR: The formula's active naturals wheat complex that helps repair and add shine to dry hair

FUN FACT: This shampoo is dermatologist recommended.

Clear Hydration Fix Shampoo

BEST FOR: Nourishing and moisturizing dry scalp

FUN FACT: This shampoo's formula is infused with aloe and marine botanicals for a deeply hydrated scalp.

Herbal Essences Hello Hydration Moisturizing Hair Shampoo

USERS SAID: "Great smell! I use this almost every time I wash my hair and the bottle is so big for the price! The smell is amazing and makes my hair smell so fresh."

FUN FACT: This shampoo is color-safe, pH-balanced, and gentle enough for daily use.

John Frieda Brilliant Brunette Multi-Tone Revealing Moisturizing Shampoo

BEST FOR: Color-treated and highlighted brunette tresses

LOVED FOR: The luxe formula made from pure ingredients like crushed pearls and sweet almond oil to restore hair's healthy texture and luster. 

Art Naturals Argan Oil Shampoo

LOVED FOR: The yummy formula made with Moroccan argan oil, peach, avocado, almond oils, and more to add hydration, tame frizz and reduce split ends

FUN FACT: This shampoo is cruelty-free and meets Art Naturals' 100% natural standards. 

OGX Hydrating TeaTree Mint Shampoo

USERS SAID: "Perfectly soothing and moisturizing. And tea tree/peppermint oil are supposed to "discourage" lice. Been using these products on my youngest hairy daughter and I for a few years now and nothing works quite as well. Smells great."

LOVED FOR: The invigorating and cleansing tea tree oil and wallet-friendly price

Baebody Argan Oil Shampoo

BEST FOR: Curly and color-treated hair

FUN FACT: This shampoo is made in the USA.

Shea Moisture Raw Shea Butter Moisture Retention Shampoo

BEST FOR: Heat damaged or dry locks

USERS SAID: "I'm kind of upset that I haven't heard of this brand sooner because it is amazing! Every single ingredient in this product is natural! The smell is a strong floral scent, but in a natural way (it is scented with essential oils opposed to fragrances and perfumes). Will definitely be buying this shampoo again!"

Pantene Pro-V Daily Moisture Renewal Hydrating Shampoo

BEST FOR: All day hydration 

USERS SAID: "My hair has been dried out from numerous products. After the first use of this my hair was noticeably softer and felt stronger. The smell is amazing as well. Highly recommend this as I will be buying it again!"

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