The Best Shampoo for Shiny Hair: What We’re Using for Healthy-Looking Locks

These picks help leave your hair shiny and strong.

We have been preaching over and over that your best hairstyles begin during the hair wash stage, that’s because it’s true. A good shampoo that enhances shine may be all you need to get that shiny look you’re after. However, you shouldn’t look for shampoos that only add shine to your hair. What about all of the other hair issues you want to control or prevent, like damage? We’ve tested a few shiny hair shampoos that all live up to their claims of protecting and adding shine to our tresses we’re sharing them with you.

Read on to learn more about our picks for the best shampoo for shiny hair that are also currently on rotation in our own showers:

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How to find the best shampoo for shiny hair? Look for formulas that tout long-lasting shine.

1. SheaMoisture Coconut & Hibiscus Curl & Shine Shampoo

For gals with naturally curly hair, this is the shampoo for you! This shampoo, when used with its respective conditioner, helps manage those messy curls while creating shiny, bouncy, and soft strands. The secret to the shine and smooth finish is the coconut oil, it’s incredibly hydrating and protects your hair, too.

2. Dove Nourishing Rituals Smoothing Ritual Shampoo

If you’re the type that must wash your hair every single day, this shampoo is for you. With a gentle formula, this shampoo, when used with the conditioner, helps cleanse and add shine to normal hair types. Need more? Consider this your shampoo for hair protection as well: The system works to nourish and protect your strands from daily wear and tear, making it the best shampoo for shiny hair for daily use and hair strengthening. Awesome!

3. Suave Professionals Moroccan Infusion Shine Shampoo

Natural hair oils, like Moroccan oil, are great for applying onto hair while styling to add shine. Why not get a shampoo that has Moroccan oil infused into the formula along with many other ingredients that are beneficial to your hair. The formulation of this shampoo, when used together with its matching conditioner, add a visible shine and a long-lasting fragrance. Can it get any better than this?

4. Suave Professionals Honey Infusion Strengthening Shampoo

Before we deep-dive into how good this shampoo is, did you read about the benefits of using honey? And did you also read our review on this honey infusion line? Take a look, and head back to this post! This shampoo formula is your one-stop-shop for cleansing, strengthening and adding shine, and when used with its corresponding conditioner, helps hair retain softness and manageability. Bonus: We love its luxurious scent!

5. TRESemmé Botanique Color Vibrance & Shine Shampoo

If you’ve got dyed hair then this shampoo is a great option, it’ll maintain your vibrant color while giving you healthy, shiny hair. We love this shampoo along with its matching conditioner because of its incredibly gentle formula, so you don’t have to worry about color being stripped or losing all your natural oils. The camellia oil blend also adds to the nourishment and glow, so what’s not to love?

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