Clarifying Shampoo Benefits

Using products that include a quality clarifying shampoo ensures the removal of product build-up that comes with using styling gels, mousse and hair spray. With a good clarifying shampoo, you're left with clean, shiny, healthy hair.

Types
There are four types of shampoo: deep cleaning, conditioning, dandruff relief and mild baby shampoo. Each of these products are formulated to address a specific issue.

Deep cleaning shampoo products include the line of clarifying shampoos that focus on oily hair and scalp, environmental pollutants and hair styling products that build up on the hair. These shampoos contain higher levels of detergents for good foaming and cleaning action. 

Benefits
Benefits to using a clarifying shampoo one or twice a week is beneficial to those who use hair products daily for styling, wash their hair in hard water, and to remove odors including cigarette smoke. Athletes, such as swimmers, also benefit from clarifying shampoos by having chlorine build up cleaned from the hair.

People who work outside or in positions where the hair is exposed to dirt, grime, chemicals, minerals or pollutants can have shiny, healthy, clean hair by using a clarifying shampoo.

Clarifying shampoos come in a variety of fragrances with added oils that remove excess oil from the hair and scalp. Clarifying shampoos are packaged in liquid or foam form to provide good lather for cleansing, clarifying, and adding volume to the hair.

Disadvantages
Clarifying shampoos are not considered a conditioning product but strictly for removal of oil and various types of build-up. Because of the stronger ingredients needed for cleaning the hair, clarifying shampoos should only be used once or twice a week depending on the severity of the build-up to the hair.

Clarifying shampoos should not be used on a daily basis as they will remove the natural nutrients and dry out the hair.

The price of a good, quality clarifying shampoo can be significantly more than a regular brand of shampoo.

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