shampoos for itchy scalp

Sephora customers often prefer the following products when searching for shampoos for itchy scalp.

Itchy scalp is a common problem that many people experience. It can be a sign of dandruff, but it could also be caused by an allergy, dry skin, or even an infection. Whatever the cause, there are ways to relieve the itchiness and discomfort. Here are some of the best shampoos for itchy scalps.

$47.50

I’ve been having a super dry and itchy scalp and decided to give this a try. Since using this about once or twice a week I haven’t been having any issues with my scalp what so ever! ...Bought this small size for my itchy scalp. Been dealing with itchy scalp for almost 3 months.

What it is: A kit of deluxe mini-size Scalp Revival™ essentials that helps nourish, soothe, and hydrate an itchy and flaky scalp.

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

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

Key Benefits:
- Increases scalp hydration and restores vital moisture post exfoliation
- Soothes, nourishes, and removes impurities from scalp
- Clean and naturally derived, formulated 6-free™ and made with Briogeo’s proprietary NOVA Complex®, which purifies, nourishes, and refreshes

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Binchotan Charcoal: Removes impurities from the scalp and draws out impurities

$38.00

Dry hair? Dry/itchy scalp...The mint and peppermint oils felt amazing on my scalp when I was massaging it in the shower. If you have wavy/curly hair and suffer from dry itchy scalp I would recommend this product. ...Helps my itchy scalp...I've tried SO many products for my itchy scalp and this, combined with the deep conditioner, has helped the most.

What it is: A gentle, moisturizing shampoo that deposits sebum mimicking natural and organic oils to nourish the scalp without stripping hair.

Hair Type: Medium and Thick

Hair Texture: Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Concerns: Dryness, Flaky/Dry Scalp, and Thinning

$57.00

The Best Product for itchy scalp...The above shampoo is amazing. I also bought the Scalp Revival Conditioner...Great for Itchy Scalp...This charcoal shampoo has been one of my favorites for itchy scalp or dandruff especially on oily hair days.

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

$46.00

Lately nothing has been helping my frizzy, dry hair and scalp, but got the sample size of this and definitely will be purchasing this product!! ...Hes tried it all and this is the only product that tamed and calmed his scalp down. DEFINITELY will be repurchasing. I might even try it myself.

What it is:
A two-in-one shampoo and conditioner that hydrates and conditions to improve overall health of hair.

What it is formulated to do:
This creamy, sulfate-free lather gently cleanses to remove oil and product build-up while conditioning, detangling, and soothing a dry and itchy scalp. Creatine fortifies hair to increase strength and shine, coconut oil deeply conditions and detangles, and organic kelp is packed with minerals to nourish and thicken. Great for all hair types, this formula deeply nourishes to improve the overall health of the hair.

$49.00

Great for itchy scalp...I have lots of dry shampoo buildup in my hair which leads to an itchy scalp, especially in the dry weather. ...Been having itchy scalp issues likely due to pregnancy hormones.

What it is: A luxurious lathering scrub that stimulates hair follicles, deeply penetrates to remove product buildup with pink Himalayan salt, and is enriched with wild ginger to purify the scalp skin.

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Hair Concerns:
- Oiliness
- Color Safe
- Flaky/Dry Scalp

Key Benefits:
- Purifying treatment for flaky, oily scalps
- Deeply cleanses follicles, removing product buildup
- Whipped texture for a gentle lather

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Ginger: An ayurvedic root with antiseptic properties to address flakiness.
- Neem Leaf: An ayurvedic leaf with antifungal properties to support scalp health.

$57.00

I’ve only used it 3 times and I’ve already seen an improvement in my scalp. I have suffered with dry itchy scalp (but oily hair) for as long as I can remember and this shampoo has given me some much needed relief! ...Love, love this shampoo!!! Please don’t ever discontinue! No more itchy scalp.

Which hair type is it good for?
✔ Straight
✔ Wavy
✔ Curly
✔ Coiled
✔ Tightly Coiled

What it is:
A gentle cleansing shampoo for itchy, sensitive scalp.

Key benefits:
- Cleanses and moisturizes scalp
- Calms irritation and soothes itching

If you want to know more…
This silicone-free, hypoallergenic shampoo cleanses and soothes the scalp to reduce itchiness while giving hair a light, airy feel.

$22.00

i used this and it made my hair slightly itchy and definitely dried it out. probably worked to detox, but did not realize it wasn’t color safe!! ...After using this shampoo I don’t have an itchy scalp (like after using a lot of other clarifying shampoos).

What it is: A deep clarifying shampoo that lifts away product residue, excess oil, and built-up pollutants for a full hair reset for the week ahead.

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

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

Key Benefits:
- Addresses scalp care
- Deeply cleanses hair
- Removes unwanted oil

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Panax Ginseng Root: Cleanses the scalp and encourages healthy hair and scalp.
- Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Extract: Acts as a scalp stimulate.
- Salvia Officinalis (Sage) Leaf Extract: Natural clarifying agent that supports scalp and hair shaft.

Ingredient Callou

$21.00

Works great for itchy scalp...This was really helpful for my daughter’s itchy scalp. She felt relief right away. Definitely will buy again....SCALP SAVER...I suffer from a seriously dry itchy scalp. To the point that my scalp will actually bleed!

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

amikaReset Clarifying Gel Shampoo

Size: 6.7 oz / 200 mL·ITEM: 2315026

26 Reviews

$40.00

Must for Oily scalp...I really have oily scalp that gets very itchy and flaky after 2 days, but when I first tried this shampoo this helped me a lot in preventing oil and buildup on my scalp, I enjoyed its cooling and refreshing feel on hair lengths and scalp. ...I have curly hair, so product build-up happens. Using this shampoo every other wash, resets my scalp

What it is: A charcoal-infused gel-to-foam shampoo that rids hair of oil, dirt, odor, and sweat while replenishing moisture and reviving volume.

Hair Type: Straight, Wavy, Curly, and Coily

Hair Texture: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Hair Concerns:
- Oily Scalp
- Flaky and Dry Scalp
- Scalp Build Up

Key Benefits:
- Delivers lightweight hydration
- Restores moisture balance
- Enriched with refreshing menthol

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Pink Clay & Charcoal: Absorb dirt, odors, and oil.
- Indian Cress Stem Extract: Enriches hair with antioxidants for a healthier scalp.
- Sea Buckthorn: Superfruit loaded with vitamin C, vitamin A, and fatty acid omega 7.

Ingredient Callou

OribeSerene Scalp Balancing Shampoo

ITEM: 2436095

Size: 8.5 oz /250mL

20 Reviews

$70.50

My scalp feels hydrated and healthy. I highly recommend this shampoo as healthy hair starts with a healthy scalp....I get quite an itchy oily scalp and I've been struggling to find a shampoo that was clean and effective and this is it for me. this is definitely a great shampoo to go with if you get oily itchy scalp, I would definitely recommend a conditioner to go on the ends of your hair since it is a bit drying.

What it is: A purifying shampoo formulated with salicylic acid that fights flakes and soothes a dry, irritated scalp.

Hair Type: Fine, Medium, and Thick

Hair Texture: Coily, Curly, Straight, and Wavy

Hair Concerns:
- Dryness
- Color Safe
- Flaky, Dry Scalp

Key Benefits:
- Addresses flakiness
- Relieves dryness and visibly reduces redness
- Visibly rejuvenates the hair and scalp

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Salicylic Acid: Gently exfoliates the scalp to address flakiness while alleviating the feeling of itchiness and irritation.
- Bilberry Fruit and Sugar Maple Extracts: Soothe the scalp while protecting against free-radical damage.
- Oribe Signature Complex: Defends hair

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