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Top 10 Dry Shampoos for Dark Hair

The Brunette Only Dry Shampoos

The Brunette Only Dry Shampoos

Dry shampoo is a gift sent from the hair gods. However, the white powdery residue, not so much. And if you’re one with dark roots, then this is a struggle that is all too real. Fear not, dark-haired beauties!  Whether this is a little annoyance or a major problem, we found the solution for you by sourcing the absolute best dry shampoos made exclusively for red, brown, or black hair. Say so long to the white leftover powder and grey-root results because these top ten dry shampoos come tinted and ready to keep your dark hair refreshed and gorgeous! Opening image: Urban Outfitters

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September 9, 2016

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Palmer's Olive Oil Formula Clean Scent Dry Shampoo
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Palmer's Olive Oil Formula Clean Scent Dry Shampoo

Keep your brown locks intact and refreshed when using this dry shampoo that's free of harmful ingredients and made in the USA.

Salon Grafix Play It Big Dry Shampoo for Brown Hair

We love this volumizing dry shampoo from Salon Grafix that's perfect adding fullness while absorbing oil. It comes infused with keratin protein complex to make styling easier and more stress-free. 

Cake Beauty Satin Sugar Hair & Body Refreshing Powder in Medium

If you're a girl who's always on the go, then allow us to introduce to you your new BFF. Not only does this powder work as a dry shampoo but you can also use the powder to freshen up your body. 

AG Brunette Dry Shampoo

Whether you are a light or dark brunette, it doesn't matter, AG's Brunette Dry Shampoo has got you covered. It matches perfectly to the color of your roots and gives you the extra lift and rejuvenation you need when you forget to wash your hair. 

Ambiance Dry Shampoo Applicator Brush

This dry shampoo isn't like your typical aerosol spray. The powder comes in a refillable brush applicator that you can replace once you've finished. Apply directly to any problem areas for the precise coverage you need. 

Moroccanoil Dry Shampoo Dark Tones

Mococcanoil seriously delivered when it came out with this dry shampoo made specifically for those with dark tones. The ultrafine rice starches work to absorb excess oil and eliminate odor, while the UV protectants help sheild against hair causing damages. 

Salon Grafix Dry Spray Shampoo in Brown

Salon Grafix does it again—their Brown Dry Spray formula comes ready to match any brown shade and to solve all your problems between washes. 

Sachajuan Dark Volume Powder

Made especially for brunettes, Sachajuan's Dark Volume Powder takes your limp locks and oily roots to unseen refreshed levels. You'll be amazed at what this product can help you achieve that your regular shampoo routine can't.

Klorane Dry Shampoo With Oat Milk For Brown To Dark Hair

Klorane is a brand who is already known for making a top notch dry shampoo. So, if you're a brunette who hasn't tried the Brown to Dark Hair version of their original formula, we highly recommend you do. Something tells us you won't be disappointed. 

Batiste Hint of Color Dry Shampoo in Brunette

It shouldn't come as too much of a surprise that Batiste comes out on top. Batiste's formula is one of the best at ridding your hair of oil and giving it extra body. Their Hint of Color Dry Shampoo in Brunette is no different and blends seamlessly into your dark roots. 

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