Can Someone Please Recommend a Good Clarifying Shampoo

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  1. kim1006

    kim1006 Well-Known Member

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    I don't believe I have ever clarified. Would someone please recommend a clarifying shampoo they have had success with? TIA
     
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    Nexxus Aloe Rid is a good clarifying shampoo. It doesn't dry my hair out.

    Side note: You may already know this, but just in case, you should only clarify is you are sure that you need to.
     
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    Perfect Results Clarifying Shampoo
    Quantum something from Sally's
     
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    kim1006, "Ion Clarifying Shampoo". It's really thick, a little goes a long way. They sell it at Sally's.
     
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    I use Kinky Kurly Come Clean to clarify.
     
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    Ive only ever used 2 clarifying shampoos: Suave Clarifying when relaxed (made hair feel like straight straw)<<don't recommend this. Since about 04 I"ve used Pantene Pro-V Pure their clarifying shampoo. Does the job but doesnt leave my hair feeling 2 stripped.

    I have also heard good things about Nexxus Aloe Rid. I will be trying this soon to clarify.
     
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    VO5 Kiwi Lime squeeze Clarifying Shampoo. It's 99cents, clarifies build up, and doesn't strip hair badly. You can also try ACV with water too.
     
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    Quantum Clarifying Shampoo
     
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    Beauty Without Cruelty Rosemary Mint my favorite

    Paul Mitchell One

    Giovanni Golden Wheat Shampoo

    I also 2nd Vo5 Kiwi Lime Shampoo
     
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    Sally's GVP line carries a knockoff Nexxus Aloe Rid that's pretty decent.

    But this right here?

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    This is the best clarifying/chelating/neutralizing shampoo I've EVER used. I have no clue how it does it, but this stuff manages to clean EVERYTHING and still leave my hair feeling soft. :shocked:

    Don't let the fact that it's a neutralizing shampoo throw you off. It's really awesome. :yep:
     
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    IDareT'sHair Get Your Haul On

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    Abba Molasses Clarifying Shampoo
    Elucence Clarifying
    Joico Chelating
    Redken Cleansing Cream
    GVP Nexxus Aloe Rid
     
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    I like Neutragena Clean Shampoo :yep:.
     
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    I have used elucence clarifying and it drys my hair out. I have a full bottle. I am trying to get through. My love would be ORS creamy aloe. This actually moisturizes my hair. I haven't tried any others. I would like to try the Nexxus Aloe Rid.
     
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    I'm surprised nobody said ORS Creamy Aloe shampoo! :grin: it's a neutralizer/clarifier/chelater in one! I used this while relaxed and this was what I used to start fresh to go CG. (Curly Girl)

    ive also tried Suave and V05 clarifying shampoos but creamy aloe was the best bc it didn't leave my hair feeling dry. :yep:
     
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    tiffers....HEY GIRL!!! I haven't seen you around in AGES! Glad to see u back!!

    Okay..I'm sorry to be OT but I just realized she posted y'all!...okay I'm done :peek: :curtain:....:grin:
     
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    Hey there! :hugxplode:

    Yeah, I was gone for a looong time. Completely stopped caring about my hair and ended up cutting it all off. :shocked:

    But I'm back now and getting right back to my old pj ways. :lol:
     
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    Plus 3 on the V05 Kiwi Lime Squeeze Clarifying Shampoo.

    Kenra's Clarifying/Chelating Shampoo is also good.
     
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    NAW GIRL! All of it?? Well that's okay...nothin wrong with new beginnings! Heck I cut mine off too...all natural now! But at least we don't have to worry about it never growing back!:yep: I hope you're doing well! It's just weird bc u ran across my mind a few weeks ago and then I see u in here! Lol...really good to hear from you! :hug2:
     
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    Thanks again for all of the replies. Now, I have a decision to make. How about I buy them all and try each one to see what works best in my hair. :spinning:
     
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    Quantum Clarifying Shampoo from Sally's. It's the ONLY one my hair actually likes and tolerates.
     
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    ORS Creamy Aloe. I'm surprised no one mentioned it already. Good stuff.
     
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    I think that Aloe Rid was discontinued.
     
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    I've had good success with the Joico Chelating poo. I then follow with whatever DC I'm going to use, then use the Joico Cuticle Sealer once per month.
     
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    I love ORS creamy aloe.
     
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    Kenra's Clarifying/Chelating Shampoo - smells good, doesn't strip hair, and is relatively easy to find in the US
     

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