Sulfate-free shampoo: advantages and disadvantages for the health of your hair

Taking care of your hair also means choosing carefully the products you use for the treatment and daily cleaning of your hair. Today we talk to you about sulfate-free shampoo and how it helps healthy hair.

At eva+avo we believe in natural products without chemical compounds that put the well-being of your hair at risk. We have designed a complete line of hair products with safe, natural and effective ingredients.

That's why we love to recommend the use of a sulfate-free shampoo that helps clean your hair in a healthy and sustainable way.

What is a sulfate-free shampoo?

A sulfate-free shampoo does not have chemical compounds or salts, which are used to make the texture of the shampoo more viscous than liquid, adhering more to the hair and scalp.

Advantages of sulfate-free shampoo

Some of the advantages of using sulfate-free shampoo are:

  • Strengthen hair.
  • Frizz is reduced and makes it easy to comb.
  • Scalp irritations are reduced.
  • Natural hair oils are more effective.
  • Perfect for wavy hair that suffers from dryness.

Disadvantages of using sulfate-free shampoo :

  • They can cause dandruff.
  • It is not recommended for oily hair, as more oil will be produced with each wash.
  • You may need to wash it more frequently as you will feel dirty faster.
  • They are not easy to find on the market.

When to use sulfate-free shampoo

If you have dry hair, it is probably a good idea to use a sulfate-free shampoo , as it will promote the production of oil in your hair.

Sulfate-free shampoos are also recommended if you are looking for greater shine. If your hair is frizzy and you suffer from frizz, a sulfate-free shampoo can also help you have more manageable hair without losing volume.

If you are looking for more hydration or your hair breaks easily, a sulfate-free shampoo can be a great help in your hair care routine .

The sulfate-free shampoo nourishes the hair, providing hydration and helping damaged or broken hair to strengthen without causing irritation to the scalp.

Something very important is that if you are looking to be more environmentally friendly, using a sulfate-free shampoo will be a good start to making your hair care routine more sustainable.

Characteristics of sulfate-free shampoo

There are several characteristics of sulfate-free shampoo that you should know. We tell you the most common ones so that you know how to identify this product if you are interested in using a shampoo of this type.

  • Sulfate-free shampoo does not foam, which may not be so comfortable as it may seem like you are not thoroughly cleaning your hair.
  • For the most part, sulfate-free shampoo is unscented.

Some specialists also advise avoiding the use of conditioner if you are using a sulfate-free shampoo .

Balance in your hair care with eva+avo

At eva+avo we believe in the properties of natural ingredients and that it is possible to create effective natural products for the care of your hair and that at the same time are respectful of the environment.

If you are looking for a shampoo that intensely cleanses your hair but at the same time takes care of your scalp and offers you a refreshing aroma, at eva+avo we have our cleansing shampoo that cleanses your hair and scalp with avocado, vitamins and wild rosemary oil.

In addition to offering you an exquisite aroma with notes of white cocoa. A perfect mixture to nourish your hair naturally and safely, without chemicals that harm your hair and stop its healthy growth.

Whether you opt for a sulfate-free shampoo or not, keep these recommendations in mind to choose the best shampoo and conditioner for your hair :

  • Look for a shampoo that suits your hair type so that its active ingredients act more favorably on your hair.
  • Don't wash your hair so often. Try to wash it every other day and avoid using very hot water for rinsing.
  • Combine the use of shampoo and conditioner with other hair care products such as hair masks , natural oils and creams, which provide even more nutrients to your hair.

If you have a special condition in your hair, consult a specialist before choosing a sulfate-free shampoo or any other product to care for your hair.

Learn about all our products and find what we have created to care for your hair . Start today to make your hair grow healthy and shiny.