Have you ever stared at the technicolour wall of shampoo bottles in the supermarket, and felt completely stumped? Should I buy the shampoo that unbottles my wildest fantasies, or the one makes my hair shine with all its strength, or the one that lets me have more "air in my hair"?
The truth is all shampoos do basically the same thing - strip oil and dirt from your hair. They all use the same 2 active ingredients - a surfactant and a co-surfactant.
Shampoos are packaged in plastic bottles and transported for thousands of miles - which makes no sense when they are essentially 70-80% water. Switching to a shampoo bar will really get your waste down. There are some great brands, so it's just a matter of finding one that suits your hair type.
Once you switch to a shampoo bar, your hair won’t be stripped of its natural oils - so you might find extra moistening and conditioning unnecessary. If you need a little extra treatment, try a healthy DIY solution: