Top 10 picks from the Best Shampoos in India


Every shampoo advertisement promises the same thing- great bouncy hair, relief from dandruff, protection from pollution, hair fall prevention and lustrous hair growth. While some shampoos live up to their claims, some certainly don’t. We pick 10 of the best shampoos in India right now and save you the trouble of going through trying the umpteen different shampoos in the market to find the best one for you. According to what you are looking for from the shampoo, you can pick and try one of them and trust me, you won’t be disappointed.


Best Shampoos in India – Our top 10 picks

1. Dove Daily Shine Shampoo

Dove Daily Shine Shampoo

The Dove Daily Shine Shampoo has micromoisture serum that helps in forming a protective shield to prevent the hair from impurities and pollutants in the atmosphere. It is best suited for normal hair and does the job of cleansing your hair and scalp and nourishing your hair from the root to tip. Price Rs.64 for 100 ml.

2. L’Oreal Paris Total Repair 5


L'Oreal Paris Total Repair 5

This shampoo targets 5 problems, namely- dryness, dullness, hair fall, roughness and split ends. It has a pro-keratin and ceramide enriched formula that strengthens the hair and prevents it from breakage. It is priced at Rs.135 for 180 ml.

3. Sunsilk Perfect Straight Shampoo

Sunsilk Perfect Straight Shampoo

It is made with the straight lock technology that holds each strand of hair straight as it starts drying. The shampoo penetrates into the hair and strengthens and aligns the hair. Use it regularly for hair that is perfectly straight and smooth. Price Rs.110 for 180 ml.

4. Head and Shoulders Anti-Hairfall Shampoo

Head and Shoulders Anti-Hairfall Shampoo

The hydrazinc in this shampoo removes dandruff, prevents irritation and itching like all other H&S Shampoos. Alongside, its smart care and conditioning system reinforces the hair strength, preventing hair fall. It is priced at Rs.69 for 100 ml.

5. TRESemme Keratin Smooth Shampoo

TRESemme Keratin Smooth Shampoo

Don’t we all want smooth and shiny hair? Keratin Smooth Shampoo from TRESemme does just that. Its low sulphate complex is infused with keratin which smooths the hair, making your hair gorgeously sleek and manageable. It is priced at Rs.80 for 100 ml.

6. Garnier Fructis Long and Strong Shampoo

Garnier Fructis Long and Strong Shampoo

This shampoo comes with lemon peel extracts and is fortified with nutrients to prevent hair fall and hair breakage. It penetrates deep into the scalp and conditions the hair from root to tip.Use it regularly for hair that grows longer and stronger. Price Rs.65 for 100 ml.

7. Pantene Pro-V Nature Fusion Fullness Shampoo

Pantene Pro-V Nature Fusion Fullness Shampoo

If it is volume that you want in your hair, then this is the shampoo to try. The shampoo comes with Cassia complex that conditions the hair, removes sweat and provides natural fullness and gloss. The result is shinier and fuller hair. It is priced at Rs. 64 for 100 ml.

8. Biotique Bio-Kelp fresh growth protein Shampoo

Biotique Bio-Kelp fresh growth protein Shampoo

If you prefer natural shampoos and want your hair to grow too, then Biotique Bio-kelp shampoo could be your pick. It is made of nutrients that are derived from the seaweed kelp. It first of all treats dry hair, the nutrients in it make hair stronger and the kelp extract improves circulation in the scalp, leading to hair growth. It is priced at Rs.99 for 120ml.

9. Himalaya Anti-Hairfall Shampoo

Himalaya Anti-Hairfall Shampoo

Himalaya Anti-Hairfall Shampoo is suited for all hair types. If you want to fight hair fall the natural way, with a shampoo that does not have parabens or sulphates, then Himalaya is perfect for you. It eliminates hair infections, improves its texture and strength and prevents hair breakage. It is priced at Rs.130 for 200 ml.

10. Park Avenue Beer Shampoo

Park Avenue Beer Shampoo

Beer is extensively used to strengthen the hair and add gloss to it. Park Avenue Beer Shampoo is made of real beer. Beer is a natural conditioner. So the shampoo not just cleanses the hair but also condition it as you use it. It is priced at Rs. 160 for 200 ml.

Read more about how beer can give you great hair here

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Aparna Anand

After a stint in an MNC in Bangalore, Aparna has now started doing what she loves the most- writing. Travelling and cooking come a close second and third. She lives in Mumbai with her husband.