Cruelty-free means no animal testing. Doing good starts here, if you’re reading this, then that’s step number one. Next, ditch products that are not cruelty-free. Laboratory animals are still living beings just like our pet bunnies, cats or dogs. Animal testing is unnecessary, and other alternatives can be taken to test these products.
Now, there are so many cruelty-free products, ranging from skincare, cosmetics, shampoo, soaps, and more. Let’s look at a few cruelty-free shampoos; we’ve compiled a list for you to choose from to keep your hair game strong.
Best cruelty-free shampoo for oily hair
Price from RM80.90
Previa Italy shampoo is free from chemicals such as paraben, sulfate and silicone and most importantly, it’s cruelty-free. Your oily hair will benefit from this shampoo as it contains green clay that helps to decrease sebum secretion. Therefore, your hair will look less greasy.
Who doesn't love smelling like roses? Not only can your hair look soft and healthy, but you'll leave home with a fresh scent. The Lush shampoo bar contains Moroccan Argan Oil that helps to moisturise dull, frizzy hair. This product also makes an excellent gift for those who love travelling.
Best cheap drugstore cruelty-free shampoo - below RM50
Price from RM44.90
Sukin's Natural Balance Shampoo is formulated with Nettle, Burdock and Horsetail Extracts. It's free from harsh chemicals, so your hair will stay soft and hydrated. Additionally, you'll find their signature scents of Mandarin, Tangerine, Vanillin and Lavender in the shampoo.
Curly hair isn’t easy to maintain with the frizziness and tangles. Fret not, as Aveda Be Curly Shampoo cleanses your curls while taming the frizz and detangling your strands. It can give you that shiny, bouncy, and more define curls after washing.
Best for dry scalp and dandruff
Price from RM185.00
The charcoal in this shampoo detoxifies and exfoliates your scalp while the coconut oil controls sebum production. It also contains essential oils such as spearmint and peppermint, which aids in reducing itchiness from dry scalp and dandruff. Additionally, there's also tea tree oil that can soothe your irritated and inflamed scalp.
One of the ways to get your hair looking full is to use a volumising shampoo. It adds volume to your hair, making it look thick and beautiful. Hydrolysed vegetable protein in this IGK shampoo strengthens hair fibres. Wash your hair with this shampoo, and it’ll be the end of your thinning hair problem.
This sulfate-free cleansing cream from Gallinee has prebiotic, and it’s gentle on the hair and scalp. It takes care of your scalp’s microbiome that regulates sebum, preventing dandruff and hair loss. Besides, it can soothe irritated scalp as well.
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