With the cold season upon us, dryness is inevitable and it is not just the skin but also our hair that suffers. Our dry scalp becomes a major issue and even lands us in many embarrassing situations when we wear dark clothes. Some have very mild dandruff but for some individuals, it is a curse. Looking for the right and effective anti-dandruff shampoo is a struggle as there are so many options out there. So I have put together a list of the best 5 anti-dandruff shampoos available in India which can easily be bought online and if you are lucky, you may even get them at a good discount.
Bioderma Node Ds+ Shampooing Anti-Dandruff Intense Shampoo
This one may be a bit expensive but many people swear by it. It is priced at Rs 1291.50 for a 125 ml and is available for different hair types including one for curly hair. The brand claims that the Node shampoo formula helps in soothing the scalp while it gently cleans the base.
Ginger Anti Dandruff Shampoo By The Body Shop
This 250 ml bottle has been priced at Rs 695 and is said to be rather refreshing and soothing for the scalp. The birch bark and ginger extract with white willow bark extract and community trade honey from Ethiopia makes it a rather effective shampoo.
Sebamed Anti-Dandruff Shampoo Ph5.5
This 200 ml bottle is priced at Rs 600 and supports and protects the acid in the scalp to give us healthy hair. The brand claims that it stabilizes the hair structure with a pH value of 5.5. This shampoo is 100% soap and alkali free. It contains piroctone olamine which is an active ingredient that helps in ensuring the gentle removal of dandruff. It is great for oily to normal scalp. The ingredients include sodium laureth sulfate, lauryl glucoside, aqua, sodium lauroyl sarcosinate, piroctone olamine, glycol distearate, sodium chloride, sodium lactate, hydroxypropyl oxidized starch PG-trimonium chloride, cocamidopropyl betaine, phenoxyethanol, sodium benzoatem, and laureth-4, parfum.
Biotique Bio Neem Margosa Anti-Dandruff Shampoo & Conditioner
This shampoo is rather affordable and is said to be very good. Check out the review here. The price of the 190 ml bottle is Rs 159. The formula of the shampoo is a blend of the natural sap of the margosa and euphorbia trees with the bhringraj herb which is said to help in controlling dandruff. It eliminates flaking, itching and the terrible dryness associated with dandruff. According to the brand, the pH-balanced formula is gentle for everyday use. The ingredients of this shampoo include gandhak (sulphur), choti dudhi (Euphorbia thymi folia), neem (azadirachta indica), bhringraj (eclipta erecta), ritha (sapindus mukorossi), and lotion base Q.S.
Kama Ayurveda Himalayan Deodar Hair Cleanser
This 200 ml bottle is priced at Rs 1295. According to the brand, it is a mild hair cleanser, free of SLES (sulphates), parabens and Petrochemicals formulated to gently cleanse hair without stripping its natural oils leaving it soft and shiny. It contains vegetable source soy protein which binds moisture and improves the tensile strength of hair. It has hibiscus extracts and organic aloe vera juice which help in reducing hair loss, condition the tresses and even help in promoting hair growth. This shampoo has been blended with pure essential oils of Himalayan deodar.
So take your pick and stay tuned to HerZindagi for more such lists.