Struggling to choose the dandruff solution for you? It’s easier than you might think – in fact, there are just 3 things to look for to find a dandruff shampoo that works.
1. It works on dandruff
Obvious, we know, but the first thing you need to think about is, will it get rid of dandruff? There are plenty of dandruff solutionsout there, but some clearly work better than others.
A lot of that comes down to the active ingredient. Pyrithione zinc (ZPT) has been proven in hundreds of clinical studies to work against dandruff – plus, it’s got the thumbs up from regulatory bodiesaround the world, including the FDA in the U.S.
But all ZPT shampoos are not made equal. In Head & Shoulders anti-dandruff shampoos, ZPT is combined with zinc carbonatetoo. It helps fight flakes better by moisturizing the scalp and, paired with ZPT, helps keep the dandruff-fightingingredient in its most effective form for maximum power.
2. Gives you the hair you want
Treating dandruff is the first step. Any shampoo worth its salt also needs to give you great-looking hair, and thatall comes down to the variant you choose.
We combine our dandruff-fighting actives with different ingredients to help deliver a wide range of benefits across a wide variety of shampoo. So you can get:
- Smooth, conditioned hair– you need a moisturizing shampoo that will condition every strand. For this, try our Smooth & Silky Shampoo – with it’s our highest conditioning formula that leaves your hair soft and smooth
- A deep clean– if you want a deeper clean feeling, Deep Clean 2-in-1 is designed to leave your hair feeling extra clean, whilelightweight moisturizers prevent it from feeling dry or stripped.
- Damage care – if your hair is damaged – whether its by something like swimming or over-styling your hair – you need something that containsnourishing moisturizers to help to restore it and prevent future damage. It’s best here to go for a Damage Rescue Shampoo
3. Does it pass the sniff test?
Yes, we know. Dandruff shampoos smell medicinal, right? Not really. In fact, ours are some of the best smelling shampoos around.
We add fresh scent technology to every bottle of Head & Shoulders – whether it’s green apples or the manly scent of Old Spice 2-in-1.
It keeps your hair smelling great both in the shower and for the rest of the day.
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