Shampoo For Dry And Itchy Scalps


Looking for a dry scalp treatment? Is your scalp constantly itchy? Usually, both these symptoms are linked to the same problem. Choosing the right shampoo is key – here’s why and what you need to look out for.

Tackle dandruff; find the best dry scalp treatment First, you need to tackle the root cause of the damage – in many cases, dandruff. It’s a common cause of dry and itchy scalp as dandruff damages your scalp’s natural moisture defenses, causing them to start losing moisture. This dryness causes your scalp to itch.

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So when you get rid of dandruff, you can stop the cycle and treat a major contributor to scalp dryness.

Use an anti-dandruff shampoo regularly to keep flakes away and also help repair and prevent future damage to your scalp from dandruff.

Head & Shoulders ranks as the world’s No. 1 anti-dandruff shampoo, promising 100% dandruff-free hair. Dermatologically tested, pH-balanced and rich in antioxidants for gentle hair and scalp care, Cool Menthol shampoo combines the power of its dandruff- and dry-scalp- fighting power, with a shot of menthol for revitalised, tingly-fresh scalp and hair. It’s the perfect dry scalp treatment, stopping dandruff before it even shows!

Give your scalp a moisture boost
In the same way you’d treat dry skin on other areas of the body with a moisturiser, you need to nourish your scalp to treat dryness.

Shampoos for dry scalp are designed to do just that – in fact it’s been shown that if you use them regularly, you’ll see a difference in your scalp’s health in just 2 weeks.

A great shampoo to try is our Smooth & Silky shampoo, one of our top recommended hydration boosters. It contains dandruff-fighting ZPT, as well as super hydrating ingredients to restore dry, frizzy hair to a silky smoothness.

Plus, it contains our powerful dandruff-fighting ingredient zinc pyrithione so you’ll have a dry scalp treatment that specifically tackles the root causes of dry scalp.

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