Sephora customers often prefer the following products when searching for Shampoos For Sensitive Scalp.

Browse the top-ranked list of Shampoos For Sensitive Scalp below along with associated reviews and opinions.

Size 8.5 oz/ 250 mL · ITEM 2127561
exclusive· limited edition· buzzworthy· online only
$35.00

I totally recommend it...Best shampoo I ever had...My go to shampoo for dry sensitive scalp...Ever since I've discoverd this product I dont have to deal with this any more and I am so thankful for it since I've been looking for a shampoo that does work el with my head for over 2 years now
What it is: A gentle cleansing shampoo that addresses itchy, sensitive scalp.

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Hair Concerns:
- Flaky, dry scalp

Key Benefits:
- Cleanses and moisturizes scalp
- Calms irritation
- Soothes itching

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Calophyllum Oil: Calms irritation and redness.
- Piroctone: Anti-bacterial active ingredient to sooth itching.
- Glycerin: Moisturizes the scalp to relax from external aggressors.
- Menthos: Refreshes the scalp.

What Else You Need to Know: This silicone-free, hypoallergenic shampoo cleanses and soothes the scalp to reduce itchiness while giving hair a light, airy feel. An exact blend of calophyllum, piroctone, glycerin, and menthol deliver a truly refreshing feeling.
Size 8 oz/ 236 mL · ITEM 1895580
exclusive· limited edition· buzzworthy· online only
$42.00

helped out a lot...I love the smell...Dry sensitive scalp...I have had a very dry scalp for a year now I did find a shampoo and conditioner that has worked wonders for me but when I received this shampoo and conditioner from influenster for my honest opinion I decided to test it out
What it is: An exfoliating, sulfate-free scrub that lifts away impurities and buildup while balancing and soothing an itchy, irritated scalp (whether oily or dry).

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Hair Concerns:
- Dryness
- Oiliness
- Flaky, Dry Scalp

Key Benefits:
- Detoxifies and removes buildup, oil, and impurities
- Hydrates, balances, and soothes an itchy, irritated, and flaky scalp
- Clean and naturally derived, formulated 6-free™, and made with a proprietary NOVA Complex® that purifies, nourishes, and refreshes

Formulation: Scrub

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Binchotan Charcoal: Detoxifies and draws out impurities that clog the hair follicle and cause buildup on the scalp.
- Coconut Oil: Moisturizes the scalp, preventing dryness and flakiness.
- Peppermint, Spearmint, and Tea Tree Oil Complex: Has a cooling effect on the scalp and reduces itchiness, irritation, and flakiness.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: Made with 95 percent naturally derived ingredients, this shampoo supports absorption of key vitamins and minerals for long-term hair health while balancing scalp hydration for both oily and dry types. Peppermint, spearmint, tea tree, and coconut oils soothe and refresh, while binchotan charcoal and plant-based exfoliators lift away buildup, impurities, dead skin, and excess oil that can clog hair follicles.

This product is an Allure Best of Beauty award winner.

Clinical Results: In a clinical study, after 1 use:
- This product increased scalp hydration

Clean at Sephora
Clean at Sephora is formulated without a list of over 50 ingredients, including sulfates (SLS and SLES), parabens, phthalates, and more. For the full list, check out the Ingredients tab.
Size 4 oz · ITEM 1722180
exclusive· limited edition· buzzworthy· online only
$25.00

Great for my sensitive scalp...The perfect dry shampoo for after the gym; the first time I used it I sprayed it too close and it came out very concentrated and I felt like I had grey hair even after letting it absorb and rubbing it into my scalp; learned my lesson after that though and with the proper application it worked wonders on my oily hair and felt like I had no residual residue
What it is: A dry shampoo that will actually clean your hair for you—removing dirt, oil, and odor for a fresh start—no shower necessary.
Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, and Curly
Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick
Hair Concerns:
- Oiliness
Key Benefits:
- Cleans hair
- Absorbs dirt, oil, and sweat
- Makes hair look, feel, and smell clean
Formulation: Spray
Highlighted Ingredients:
- Fast-Absorbing Powders: Soak up oil and sweat.
- Patented Healthy Hair Molecule: Reduces surface friction so it’s easy to remove the powders (and whatever they’ve soaked up) to keep hair cleaner, longer.
- Odor Neutralizers and Time-Release Fragrance: Create freshness and deliver a light scent all day.
Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, hydroquinone, triclosan, and triclocarban. This product is also vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.
What Else You Need to Know: This dry shampoo has fast-absorbing powders that soak up oil and sweat, while Living Proof’s patented healthy hair molecule allows powders to lift easily from the hair—taking dirt and oil with them. Odor neutralizers and a time-released fragrance keep hair smelling freshly washed—so no one will know your not-so-dirty secret.
Clinical Results: In a concept and use test of 200 people:
- 9 in 10 users agree PhD Dry Shampoo keeps hair clean between shampoos
- 8 in 10 users say PhD Dry Shampoo is better than other dry shampoos
- The same majority of non-users agree PhD Dry Shampoo is the next best thing to washing
Size 8 oz/ 236 mL · ITEM 1269992
exclusive· limited edition· buzzworthy· online only
$25.00

I'd buy it again...Best of the Best...Smells Good and Great for a Sensitive Scalp...For the past 10 years of my life, I was loyal to Redken's Clear Moisture shampoo... Unfortunately, they discontinued it about a year ago and I have been on the search for a replacement ever since
What it is:
A mild, moisturizing cleanser made with marine extracts from the great green seas.

What it does:
This shampoo for normal hair nourishes without adding weight, leaving hair clean—but not stripped—shiny, and fresh. Formulated with marine seaweed, spirulina, and kelp, it feeds roots, adds shine, and keeps scalps happy.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens

What else you need to know:
This product works for all hair types and is compatible with color-treated hair. For best results, follow with Seaweed Conditioner.

Bumble and bumble is a cruelty-free brand, meaning they don't test on animals. Bb. products are free from parabens, phthalates, mineral oils, and formaldehyde.
Size 10 oz/ 296 mL · ITEM 2258218
exclusive· limited edition· buzzworthy· online only
$29.00

I really like it...) but it's magic...Beautiful Scent, Amazing on my Sensitive Scalp!...I was amazed by this shampoo I didn't expect it to lather up like it did and the smell is wonderful reminds me of oatmeal, also my hair feels so soft and so manageable, I don't need any other styling product after using it
What it is: A 98 percent natural, innovative shampoo powered by coconut, resulting in an aromatic, luxurious lather for fuller-looking, free-moving, clean hair.

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Hair Concerns: Dryness, Volumizing, and Flaky and Dry Scalp

Formulation: Rich Liquid

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Coconut: Adds gloss and shine.
- Quinoa: Offers moisture to hair.
- Baobob: Revitalizes hair.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: Love Lather is a natural-moisture shampoo powered by apple, baobob, and quinoa. Your hair and scalp will feel the love. The scent is like a cocktail of coconut milk and warm florals with white lavender, fresh balsam, and jasmine petals.

Clean at Sephora
Clean at Sephora is formulated without a list of over 50 ingredients, including sulfates (SLS and SLES), parabens, phthalates, and more. For the full list, check out the Ingredients tab.
Size 16.9 oz/ 500 mL · ITEM 1988856
exclusive· limited edition· buzzworthy· online only
$32.00

I love this shampoo...I love their skincare...Great for my sensitive scalp....I've tried a few times but it's costly so I'm now using a different shampoo so that we don't have to buy it again and again after a month
What it is: A mild shampoo that cleanses and softens hair while helping to add volume.

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Key Benefits: Adds Shine, Adds Volume, Straightens and Smooths

Formulation: Rich Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Amino Acids: Helps cleanse hair.
- Coconut Oil: Adds the look of shine and helps soften hair.
- Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein: Adds body and fullness to hair.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, and phthalates. This product also comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: This shampoo is infused with nurturing moisturizers like coconut oil as well as amino acids and wheat proteins. It foams up into a creamy lather to gently, yet thoroughly cleanse hair. Hair is left feeling soft with fullness, body, and healthy-looking shine.
Size 3.5 oz/ 150 mL Original Scent · ITEM 1506468
exclusive· limited edition· buzzworthy· online only
$23.00

I love the scent...I like the smell...sensitive scalp be aware!...FYI- I have light blonde hair, and it deposits some powder onto my hair, so I am not sure how it would look on darker/brunette/black hair, but it is worth a shot to try it out and see how it works for you
What it is: A super absorbent formula that eliminates oils and impurities, leaving hair looking and feeling clean and refreshed with extra volume and a matte finish.

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Hair Concerns: Volumizing, Oiliness, and Color Safe

Formulation: Spray

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Micro-Fine Rice Powders: Absorb excess oils and odors, and as they absorb, they become translucent to naturally blend with all hair colors and expand to provide lift in the roots.
- Golden Root Extract: Increases moisture to prevent dryness and breakage.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, phthalates, and silicone. This product is also cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: Product is now available in four scents:
Original scent with notes of jasmine, sandalwood, and Madagascar vanilla.

Vanilla Bourbon scent with notes of tonka beans, caramel, and cardamom.

Lush scent with notes of violet, sandalwood, and musk.

Coconut Colada scent with notes of coconut water, muguet, and coconut.
Size 12 oz/ 355 mL · ITEM 1984996
exclusive· limited edition· buzzworthy· online only
$18.00

It saved my life...I really like it...Doesn't inflame a sensitive scalp....Usually I don't go in for matching shampoo and conditioner, but after sampling this pair, I loved the shampoo just as much as the conditioner, which was a lot
What it is: A moringa oil-infused shampoo that weightlessly cleanses fine and easily weighed down hair.

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Hair Concerns: Oiliness, Shine, and Color Safe

Formulation: Lightweight Lotion

Fragrance Type: Citrus and Woods

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Moringa Seed Oil: Moisturizes, detangles, and smooths hair.
- Quinoa Protein: Repairs damage while coating, strengthening and protecting hair; packed with vitamins and minerals as well as amino acids, it aids in hair growth while preventing breakage.
- Sunflower Seed Extract: Provides natural UV protection while guarding against dryness, color fading, and brassiness.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, and mineral oil. This product is also vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free. It comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: This gentle shampoo is formulated with moringa seed oil to naturally smooth frizz and promote radiant shine for all hair types. Sunflower seed extract provides natural UV protection while guarding against color fading as quinoa protein strengthens, protects, and encourages hair growth. A hint of grapefruit and oatmeal blend together to leave hair with a light, fresh fragrance.
Size 1.7 oz/ 50 mL · ITEM 1895606
exclusive· limited edition· buzzworthy· online only
$24.00

But it's worth it...I love this stuff...THE BEST FOR SENSITIVE SCALPS...I really like this dry shampoo and find it much more effective than aerosol versions and it lasts so much longer; I've had this product for about a year and use it every other day and I am just now running out
What it is: A charcoal-infused dry shampoo that detoxifies, refreshes, and balances for optimal scalp and hair health—plus it comes in nature-friendly, aerosol-free packaging.

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Hair Concerns:
- Oiliness
- Volumizing
- Flaky or Dry Scalp

Key Benefits:
- Refreshes and absorbs excess oil
- Detoxifies and draws out impurities
- Clean and naturally derived, formulated 6-Free™

Formulation: Liquid

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Binchotan Charcoal: Detoxifies the scalp and draws out impurities that clog the hair follicle or cause buildup on the scalp.
- Biotin: Provides essential nutrients to the hair follicle that support healthy hair growth.
- Witch Hazel: Normalizes oil production to prevent an oily scalp.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: Binchotan charcoal draws out impurities and buildup that may clog the scalp and hair follicles. A complex of clay, tapioca, and rice starches absorbs excess oil to extend the life of your style between washes. Witch hazel and bamboo extracts help to balance future oil production. This dry shampoo is formulated with 99 percent naturally derived ingredients.

This product is an Allure Best of Beauty winner.

Clean at Sephora
Clean at Sephora is formulated without a list of over 50 ingredients, including sulfates (SLS and SLES), parabens, phthalates, and more. For the full list, check out the Ingredients tab.
Size 8 oz/ 236 mL · ITEM 1730571
exclusive· limited edition· buzzworthy· online only
$28.00

I will buy again...I love this stuff...I also have an extremely sensitive scalp & often break out from shampoos, this has not bothered my scalp at all....I let it sit for 5 min, then since I was showering, I added a little more water, enough to make a lather, and then let it sit again til I was done showering and cleaning the shower (lol)
Which hair type is it good for?
✔ Straight
✔ Wavy
✔ Curly
✔ Coiled
✔ Tightly Coiled

What it is:
A gently cleansing formula that contains deep purple pigments to cancel out warmth in blonde, gray, and white hair.

Key benefits:
- Cleanses hair without stripping color or moisture
- Enhances shine
- Leaves hair vibrant and healthy-looking

If you want to know more…
This shampoo counteracts brassiness, adds shine, and gently cleanses for the brightest, most beautiful hair. Lemon extract brightens highlights and preserves the integrity of the hair color, while chamomile extract gently boosts tones and increases shine. Keratin—a highly moisturizing protein—reinforces the structure of the hair and helps prevent damage.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates
Size 8.5 oz/ 250 mL · ITEM 1270065
exclusive· limited edition· buzzworthy· online only
$27.00

Best of the best...Easy on the Hair...I have sensitive skin and a sensitive scalp, and this seems to help it....I wanted to love the shampoo since I paid so much for it but I just don't find it much better than other shampoo that is a quarter of the price
Which hair type is it good for?
✔ Straight
✔ Wavy
✔ Curly
✔ Coiled
✔ Tightly Coiled

What it is:
A creamy cleanser that delivers essential hydration and adds shine.

Key benefits:
- Ultra-mild to gently cleanse hair
- Moisturizes and adds shine
- Softens

If you want to know more…
Safe for colored and chemically-treated hair, this mild shampoo gently cleanses, moisturizes, and adds shine.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
This product is free of silicones, mineral oil, and alcohol.

Bumble and bumble is a cruelty-free brand, meaning they don't test on animals. Bb. products are free from parabens, phthalates, mineral oils, and formaldehyde.
Size 8.5 oz/ 250 mL · ITEM 1985043
exclusive· limited edition· buzzworthy· online only
$26.00

I WANT to love it...Love this so much...Sensitive scalp, and this is wonderful!...I tend to wash my hair once or twice a week and I am no stranger to dry shampoo, so at least once a week I like using a detox/clarifying shampoo
Which hair type is it good for?
✔ Straight
✔ Wavy
✔ Curly
✔ Coiled
✔ Tightly Coiled

What it is:
A clarifying shampoo featuring activated charcoal to remove impurities and product buildup without stripping or drying out hair.

Key benefits:
- Deep cleans hair
- Does not strip or dry out hair
- Helps strengthen and reinforce damaged hair

If you want to know more…
On The Rocks Clarifying Charcoal Shampoo is enriched with activated charcoal to purify and thoroughly cleanse both the hair and scalp—absorbing 100 to 200 times its weight in impurities. It removes product buildup without stripping or drying out hair, while vegetable protein strengthens and reinforces chemically treated or damaged hair.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
This product is never tested on animals, and is safe for color-treated and keratin-treated hair.