Living with an irritated scalp is a nightmare, not only is it uncomfortable and unsightly, it’s also just another thing to worry about. Sort your scalp with our top picks for sensitive, irritated or dry heads.
KLORANE PEONY SHAMPOO FOR IRRITATED SCALPS www.escentual.com £5.40
French brand Klorane provide a wealth of laboratory research and hair expertise to create a range of affordable haircare products that work effectively to improve the condition of hair and scalp. For irritated scalps, the Peony Shampoo balances and regulates to the head and hair, whilst also soothing the itchiness.
PHYTO PHYTHEOL INTENSE ANTI-DANDRUFF SHAMPOO www.feelunique.com £12.50
This treatment aims to soothe more irritating cases of dandruff, working like an emergency relief for the scalp. Apply like a shampoo when your scalp is really getting you down, leave on for three or four minutes before rinsing – flakes and irritation are minimised.
GOLDWELL DUALSENSES SCALP 60s TREATMENT www.feelunique.com £8.45
Another treatment which aims to calm the scalp – ideal for all hair types. This can be applied to shampooed hair for just one minute before rinsing and styling as usual. It aims to regenerate the scalp and leave it healthier than ever.
NAKED CARE MILD SHAMPOO www.boots.com £4.19
A more affordable shampoo that boasts 97% natural ingredients so you can help to keep your scalp in check without the nasties. Ideal for inflamed or dry scalps, this mild shampoo can be used regularly to avoid signs of dandruff.
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