For some beauty essentials—including foundation, hair styling products, and eye makeup—it's worth splurging on the fancy stuff. But when it comes to shampoo, there's really not much difference between high-end brands and drugstore products. Unless you have extremely color-treated or damaged hair, save your money for the big beauty spends and go with one of these great, tried-and-true drugstore shampoos. Here are my top picks.
John Frieda Sheer Blonde Highlight Activating Moisturizing Shampoo, $6.49 for an 8.45-ounce bottle, available along with brunette and redhead formulations here.
Neutrogena Clean Volume Body Enhancing Shampoo, $4.49 for a 10.1-ounce bottle, available here.
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Garnier Fructis Fortifying Shampoo, $3.99 for a 13-ounce bottle, available for a number of different hair types here.
Dove Weightless Moisturizers Moisture Rich Color Shampoo, $3.99 for a 12-ounce bottle, available here.
L'Oreal Vive Pro Style & Body Infusing Shampoo, $4.99 for a 13-ounce bottle, available here.