Go Beyond Clean | These 10 Shampoos Cleanse & Moisturize Natural Hair

Shampoo always gets a bad wrap because they are notorious for leaving natural hair stripped and ridiculously dry.  But the best moisturizing shampoo can effectively clean natural hair while keeping it soft and shiny. Anyone with dry, damaged hair could benefit from a moisturizing shampoo. The key is to make sure the shampoo softens strands well without weighing them down. This list includes a variety of different moisturizing hair shampoos that are will gently clean and rehydrate your hair.


Camille Rose Sweet Ginger Cleansing Rinse

This moisturizing water base is infused with sweet ginger root and lemon extracts for an enlivening, aromatic cleansing experience. Moisturizing oil droplets of aniseed, cassia and castor are stirred together to create this cleanse and soften ritual elixir. $11, camillerosenaturals.com

JojOba Monoi Moisturizing Shampoo

JOJOBA Natural Moisturizing Shampoo is made from the purest botanical ingredients to naturally cleanse impurities and nourish your hair without the use of harsh detergents. Formulated to remove dirt and oil build-up for that squeaky-clean feeling, while replenishing the hair and scalp’s natural moisture balance. $7 amazon.com

Shea Moisture Coconut Oil Daily Hydration Shampoo

Cleanse & nourish with this gentle, everyday Sulfate-free shampoo that lifts away impurities and re-hydrates hair. Formulated with a nourishing blend of 100% Extra Virgin Coconut and Shea Oils, creamy Coconut Milk and Acacia Senegal that helps provide renewed hydration, manageability and shine. Leaves hair wrapped in a light costal coconut breeze. $10.99, CVS.com

Moroccan Moisture Repair Shampoo

Repair damaged hair caused by color, chemical processing or heat styling. Moroccanoil® Moisture Repair Shampoo gently and effectively cleanses and revives hair to leave it nourished, manageable and strong. Infused with antioxidant-rich argan oil, reconstructive keratin and fatty acids, this moisturizing shampoo mends broken strands and dead ends to restore elasticity, moisture and shine. $19, amazon.com

Carols Daughter Black Vanilla Moisture & Shine Shampoo

When your hair has the right balance of moisture the rest just falls into place - manageability, shine, softness - no matter how dry, dull or brittle the hair. So, fix it in an instant with help from this sulfate-free, color-safe shampoo that cleanses and restores your natural moisture without adding weight to your hair. Aloe Leaf Juice hydrates your hair so it’s softer and more manageable, while Sweet Clover and Rose Extract give hair oodles of healthy shine. $8.39, amazon.com

True Moisturizing Shampoo

This gentle cleanser nourishes, replenishes moisture and provides true hydration leaving hair soft and manageable. Free of sulfates and parabens, shea butter and coconut penetrates hair to nourish. A unique blend of honey and mango provide ultimate moisture. $5, bymadebeautiful.com

Renpure Coconut Water Hydrating Shampoo

Nourish your hair with this nutrient-rich, extra conditioning shampoo! Based with extra virgin coconut oil this shampoo give your locks life with nutrient-full natural coconut oils that are thin enough to work their way into the inner most parts of your hair to provide greater overall hair health. In addition, this shampoo is very gentle on your hair, so it is sure to not over clean that hair leaving it with a natural, balanced moisture look and feel. $7.99, walgreens.com

Cantu Cleansing Cream Shampoo

Deeply cleans and removes heavy build up leaving hairfresh and free to grow. Gently cleanse with a uniquesulfate free formula to prevent breakage and promotehealthy hair growth. Made with 100% Pure Shea Butterand formulated without harsh ingredients, Cantu for Natural Hair restores your real, authentic beauty. $4.99, Target.com

Alikay Naturals Moisturizing Black Soap Shampoo

Traditional cleansers tend to strip your hair of its natural moisture, leaving it dry and itchy but this sulfate free shampoo cleans and moisturizes at the same time. Made from natural Raw Black Soap it gets down deep into the scalp to remove gunk and buildup.  $12, AlikayNaturals.com

Pureology Hydrate Shampoo

Gently cleanse without stripping colour with this concentrated moisturizing shampoo. Sulfate-free formula with the exclusive Anti-FadeComplex delivers a rich lather while infusing hair with essential hydration. $14 amazon.com