Dry shampoo practical use: Everything you want to know

Dry shampoo practical use: Everything you want to know

Do you value a groomed look, but don't want to have to wash your hair every day? Then you've probably heard of dry shampoo. In our busy lives, finding the right balance between a fresh hairstyle and saving time is a constant challenge. Fortunately, dry shampoos offer the perfect solution to this. But what exactly is it, how do you use this hair product and which dry shampoos are best for your hair? We tell you everything you want to know.

What is a dry shampoo?

A dry shampoo is available in a spray or powder form. It is a versatile hair care product suitable for all hair types. Its main purpose is to freshen up your hair and absorb excess natural sebum, which often causes a greasy appearance. Dry shampoos work by absorbing oil and dirt, instantly making your hair look cleaner and more voluminous, without the need to wash your hair.

One of the benefits of a dry shampoo is the time savings it provides, while providing a fresh and groomed look. So it's ideal for people with busy lifestyles. On the other hand, it is important to note that regular use of a dry shampoo can lead to accumulation of product residue. This reduces the natural shine of your hair and can cause a dry scalp, which can lead to itching and dandruff. To avoid this, we recommend not using a dry shampoo every day and alternating it with regular washes. Balanced use ensures a fresh and groomed look without the drawbacks of daily washing.

For whom is a dry shampoo suitable?

A dry shampoo is suitable for both men and women who strive for a fresh hairstyle without the need for daily washing. Regardless of whether you have curly or straight hair, blonde or brown, a dry shampoo adapts to the needs of all hair types and colors. However, there are specific variants available tailored to your hair type. For example, there are several dry shampoos available for colored hair, such as a dry shampoo for brown hair, blonde hair or black hair. This makes the product accessible and effective for all kinds of personal preferences and styles.

How best to use a dry shampoo

Applying a dry shampoo is easy, but it is equally important to know how to get the best results. If you follow the steps below, you're guaranteed a fresh, voluminous hairstyle.

  • Shake the dry shampoo well before use and spray the product 15 cm to 30 cm from the scalp.
  • Make sure to apply the product to the roots of the hair.
  • Massage the product in with your fingers and leave it on for about 2 minutes.
  • Then brush your hair thoroughly to remove excess shampoo and proceed with your usual hair styling.

Do you have curly or frizzy hair? Then spray the dry shampoo in the same way and leave it on for 1 minute. Massage the product in with your fingers and gently rub your scalp with a towel to remove the powder without distorting your curls.

What are the best dry shampoos?

The best dry shampoo varies by personal need. However, there are some general characteristics of a good dry shampoo. These include one without sulfate and parabens and a natural dry shampoo based on organic ingredients. This gently cleanses your scalp without damaging your skin and hair and allows you to enjoy a fresh, voluminous hairstyle carefree. Curious about the best dry shampoo for you? Below we give you an overview of quality dry shampoos for different needs.

Natural dry shampoo

Klorane's natural dry shampoos are developed with soothing oat milk and absorbent, natural powders, providing a fresh result and gentle cleansing of the scalp. Klorane's special gas-free dry shampoo is available in the form of a loose powder. This variant is not only extra gentle on the hair, but also has a positive impact on the planet. In fact, replacing one regular shampoo with one dry shampoo can save 500 liters of water. René Furterer's natural dry shampoo is developed based on natural pigments without any residue. This also creates a natural and refreshing result.

René Furterer Naturia dry shampoo

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This dry shampoo for frequent use refreshes all hair types by efficiently absorbing sebum and impurities. Natural result thanks to its natural pigments, without residue.

  • Delivers a natural result, without any residue.
  • Your hair regains lightness and volume.
  • becomes soft and supple in a single sweep.

Klorane dry shampoo all hair types Oat (150 ml)

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'Klorane Dry Shampoo with Oat Milk' is formulated with soothing oat milk and absorbent powders of natural origin. This provides gentle cleansing. Use it between washes and spray on dry hair for more volume and texture, a fresh feeling and a subtle fragrance. The spray is easy to apply and leaves no residue.

  • Contains soothing oat milk and natural absorbent powders
  • Provides volume and texture, and a fresh feel
  • Easy to apply without leaving residue

The 'Klorane Dry Shampoo - gas-free' is gentle and effective, cleansing hair effortlessly without wetting it. The Rotopowder formula (gas-free) draws its strength from soothing oat milk and ultra-absorbent natural powders. Apply the loose, cleansing powder to dry hair to absorb excess sebum and give hair more texture and volume within 2 minutes. 

  • Contains soothing oat milk and ultra-absorbent natural powders
  • Cleans without wetting hair
  • Gives hair more texture and volume within 2 minutes

Dry shampoo for more volume

A dry shampoo is not only known for absorbing excess sebum and refreshing the hair, but it is also a very useful tool for obtaining more volume. The Klorane dry shampoo for more volume offers a simple solution for voluminous hair. The dry shampoo provides lifted hair from the roots and a volume effect of 8 hours. Kmax's volume dry shampoo provides fresh, clean and voluminous hair, just like after a normal wash. Thanks to its light and silky texture, this dry shampoo creates a voluminous effect within seconds.

Klorane dry shampoo for volume Flax (150 ml)

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Klorane Dry Shampoo with BIO Flax is a simple, ecological and volumising solution for fine hair. This dry shampoo offers an innovative cleansing formula that combines ultra-absorbent powders of natural origin to gently cleanse hair while providing texture and volume between washes. The formula contains BIO Flax, an active ingredient of plant origin that gives hair extra volume.

  • Simple, ecological and volumising solution for fine hair
  • Cleans mildly, giving texture and volume between washes
  • Contains BIO Flax for extra volume and an 8-hour guaranteed volume effect

Kmax volumizing root spray

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Volumizing spray and dry shampoo that, without using water and in just few seconds, leaves the hair fresh, clean and full of volume, just like after a normal washing.

A dry shampoo against oily hair

In general, dry shampoos naturally provide cleaner hair and a fresh look, but there are also dry shampoos specifically designed to combat oily hair. The Klorane dry shampoo for oily hair with nettle is ideal for oily hair or hair that gets oily quickly. The nettle extract makes oily hair feel soft and fresh again. In addition to the variant for all hair types, there is also a Klorane dry shampoo for oily and dark hair. This dry shampoo ensures that no light haze shows on dark colored hair.

Klorane dry shampoo oily hair Nettle (150 ml)

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The mild formula with nettle extract leaves previously oily hair feeling fresh and soft and adds volume. The spray is easy to apply and saves water at the same time.

  • Ideal for oily hair or hair that gets oily quickly
  • Sanitises the scalp and absorbs excess sebum
  • Keeps sebum levels under control for 48 hours
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The natural sebum-regulating active ingredients in this dry shampoo delay normal washings and keep sebum levels under control for 48 hours. The mild formula with nettle leaves previously oily hair feeling fresh and soft and adds volume. 

  • Ideal for oily hair or hair that gets oily quickly
  • Suspends on the scalp and absorbs excess sebum
  • Keeps sebum levels under control for 48 hours
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