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Don't settle for coarse or rough texture, make over your dry hair with one of these gamechanging shampoos...

If your hair is dry, the chances are it’s also brittle or coarse and unmanageable, but you really don’t have to put up with split ends and rough lengths. Find the best shampoo for dry hair and you can change your locks for the better.

From the best clarifying shampoo that cleanses tresses without stripping the natural moisture found in your hair follicles, to shampoos with coconut or argan oil to soften the driest of hair, there’s a product out there that can transform your hair type to give you smooth and manageable locks.

There are even shampoos for dry hair that feature elastin, such as the Philip Kingsley version, which can change the structure of each strand from the inside out. Work on your scalp to improve hair from root to tip with a purifying shampoo, or treat your over-processed hair to a luxury treatment shampoo to see straw-like tresses become shimmering silk.

So, which one is for you? First, take this quiz on our sister site Powder to find the perfect shampoo for your hair. Then, discover our round up of the best shampoo for dry hair on the market right now.

Best shampoo for dry curly hair

Curly hair can get really, really dry – and that’s when your curls go flat and straw like. Not ideal.

Fortunately, one of the best shampoos for the job is also an absolute bargan, in the form of OGX’s Renewing Moroccan Argan Oil Shampoo. Argan oil is an absolute wonder ingredient when it comes to putting moisture and life back into your locks, so it’s a great choice if your curls are looking like they’ve seen better days.

Alternatively, you can try one of the best sulphate free shampoo formulas for a product that won’t dry out your hair or harm the environment.

Best shampoo for dry damaged hair

When it comes to dry hair that’s damaged from heat styling or hot weather conditions, you want something that’s going to replenish your hair’s moisturiser while also working to repair your hair over time.

The newly-launched Wella Fusion range has the perfect shampoo for the job, penetrating your hair to its core and repairing each strand over time (plus it comes in gorgeous, Insta-worthy rose gold packaging). We’re sure you’ll love it.

Best shampoo for dry fine hair

Look to Kerastase if you want silky hair with added ‘oomph’ – their Nutritive Bain Satin 2 Complete Nutrition Shampoo not only makes each strand feel super soft, but it adds that little bit of extra volume that finer and flatter hair needs.

From budget buys on the high street, to premium brands that make big promises and deliver great results, there’s something for everyone in our round-up of the best shampoos for dry hair.

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