I recently discovered that my anti-dandruff shampoo was making my hair very dry. Until now, this hadn't been a problem for me because I faithfully used moisture-rich shampoos and conditioners to fight the heat and environmental damage constantly weathered by my tresses.
Needless to say, I got kind of lazy with my hair care and was lathering up with the aforementioned shampoo without also applying a moisturizing conditioner. My stylist warned me that this dry hair situation would happen, but I blew off his advice. So, when he turned out to be right, I went straight to the salon for a deep conditioning treatment. Save yourself all this trouble by picking up my favorite budget-friendly, drugstore-sold, moisturizing shampoo and conditioner duos, each of which will give you silky, salon-like results.
Garnier Fructis Moisture Works Shampoo and Garnier Fructis Moisture Works Conditioner, $4 each. TRESemme Moisture Rich, Vitamin E Shampoo and TRESemme Moisture Rich, Vitamin E Conditioner, $6 each. Nexxus Therappe Luxurious Moisturizing Shampoo, $14.50 and Nexxus Humectress Ultimate Moisturizing Conditioner, $3.50.
Dara Adeeyo is a nail polish junkie who blogs her beauty diary on Dark Berry Beauty.