Dry shampoos are great alternatives for washing your hair every day in this merciless humid weather we constantly experience in Malaysia. These products especially suit the lifestyle of busy mothers and mothers-to-be – think of it as a quick, time-saving and no-fuss way to clean your hair that all mums would appreciate.
Here’s a selection of our favorite dry shampoos that all of you simply must try – sayonara greasy, unwashed hair!
1. Shu Uemura Volume Maker Dry Shampoo, RM225 (0.07oz)
Shu Uemura‘s dry shampoo is an odourless formula that keeps grease at bay with the use of oil-absorbing silica silyate, keeping your hair sleek and clean throughout the day with just a simple click and stroke.
2. Alterna Bamboo Beach Dry Shampoo, RM30-RM150 (1.0 oz)
The size of the product may be tiny, but it works best on greasy unwashed hair because of its true powder form. If you’re looking for a dry shampoo that’s is easily portable and fruity fresh, Alterna‘s Bamboo Beach Dry Shampoo would be the perfect selection.
3. Dove Refreshing Dry Shampoo, RM134 (5.0 oz)
This is more of an affordable product, comparatively. You will have to use more of it to do the trick but all in all, it does a good job. As all Dove products are produced with a scent that lingers, this spray’s scent may be overwhelming at first but it wears off in minutes leaving a fresh and misty scent on your hair throughout the day.
4. TRESemmé Fresh Start Dry Shampoo, RM16 (4.3 oz)
A dry shampoo that is infused with silk protein – TRESemmé‘s Fresh Start Dry Shampoo. Because it consists of high amounts of Vitamin H and silk proteins, this product revitalizes and refreshes your hair without any evident residue.
5. Batiste Clean & Classic Dry Shampoo, RM35 (200ml)
Batiste‘s dry shampoo spray is affordable and long lasting. The advantage of this product is that it does the trick with the minimum amount keeping your hair glossy and clean for a long period of time.
6. Percy & Reed No-Fuss Fabulousness Dry Shampoo, S$26 (150ml)
Percy & Reed’s hair products provide top notch quality, without doubt. The No-Fuss Fabulousness dry shampoo makes your hair appear ‘just washed’ even when you haven’t. It absorbs and eliminates all excess oil while simultaneously cleansing your hair. It can also be used to keep your hair shiny and styled from day to night.
7. Oribe Dry Texturizing Spray Shampoo, RM244 (2.2 oz)
This may be the most expensive dry shampoo from the lot, but its generous amount covers the cost. Oribe’s dry shampoo is unique as it was created not only as a dry shampoo but also as a texturizer, making your hair appear flawlessly styled and voluminous.
8. Alterna Caviar Anti-Aging Dry Shampoo, RM200 (78ml)
Alterna Caviar Anti-Aging Dry Shampoo is a talc-free, powder formula. It may not come in the most attractive packaging, but with using only a little bit of the product, will you see extravagant results. Hence, it is long lasting and efficient.
9. Johnson’s Baby Powder, RM4 (100g)
This is probably not your most conventional dry shampoo, but Johnson’s Baby formulas – whether it is their oil, powder, etc. – is always multi-purpose. In this case, Johnson’s Baby powder acts as a great dry shampoo. Fortunately, it’s easy for mums to access this product especially with a baby and/or toddler under the same roof.
10. Sachajuan Dark Volume Powder, RM105 (200ml)
Sachujuan is an expert hair product brand. Its dry shampoos come in various selection; whether you have dark hair or light hair, they have a product for everyone. The Dark Volume Powder is a spray with a powder base that enhances the volume of your hair whilst maintaining a fresh scent that could outlast a hurricane! The quality is superb and it is suitable for all hair types.
Image credit: Stephanie Boey, Amazon, Shu Uemura, Sephora, Johnson’s, Batiste, TRESemmé, Oribe.