February 19, 2013
Unite Moisturizing Shampoo
Unite Moisturizing Shampoo's vegan formulation is free of sulfates, parabens, gluten, DEA, MEA and sodium chloride, and it softens and hydrates hair with moringa seed extract and a gluten-free wheat protein that reduces breakage up to 80 percent, $27.50 at www.unitehair.com.
TouchBack Plus Shampoo
TouchBack Plus Shampoo enhances and improves the vibrancy of natural or color-treated hair by adding an impermanent layer of sulfate-, ammonia- and peroxide-free color that lasts two washes, $29.95 at Ulta (1126 S. Clearview Pkwy., Harahan, 504-731-6628; www.ulta.com).
Philip B Lavender Hair & Body Shampoo
Made with pure lavender oil and without parabens, phthalates and SLS, Philip B's Lavender Hair and Body Shampoo has an l-amino acid complex that preserves hair color and gently purifies from scalp to soles, $30 at www.philipb.com.
Jason Volumizing Lavender Shampoo
Free from SLS and ideal for fine or flat hair, Jason Volumizing Lavender Shampoo removes buildup, while wheat protein amino acids add volume, $9.50 at The Herb Import Company (711 St. Peter St., 504-525-4372; 712 Adams St., 504-861-4644; 5055 Canal St., 504-488-4889; www.herbimport.com).
Alba Botanica Natural Hawaiian So Smooth Gardenia Shampoo
Alba Botanica's So Smooth Gardenia Shampoo's vegetarian ingredients combine gardenia extract and soy protein to tame and nurture locks without sodium lauryl sulfate (SLS) or sodium myreth sulfate, $10.50 at Whole Foods Market (3420 Veterans Memorial Blvd., Metairie, 504-888-8225; 5600 Magazine St., 504-899-9119; www.wholefoodsmarket.com).
Avalon Organics Tea Tree Scalp Treatment Shampoo
Avalon Organics Tea Tree Scalp Treatment Shampoo, produced without parabens, preser-vatives, synthetic colors or fragrances, phthalates or sulfates, contains tea tree essential oil, skin-soothing beta-glucan, aloe, vitamin E, oat and wheat proteins to cleanse and ease irritation, $10.50 at Rouses Supermarket (400 N. Carrollton Ave., 504-488-2129; 701 Baronne St., 504-227-3838; 4500 Tchoupitoulas St., 504-896-7910; www.shop.rouses.com).