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    17 Of The Best Drugstore Shampoos To Bring Your Hair (And Wallet) Back To Life

    These cheap shampoos will have you running your fingers through your hair all day.

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    1. A long hair L'oreal shampoo for those who want a long, luscious mane or want to soothe already-long locks that are prone to damage. It seals split ends and lengthens hair with no buildup!

    2. A biotin anti-thinning shampoo that does it all — stimulates your hair follicles to grow faster and thicker, while ridding your scalp of any greasiness or itching.

    3. An activated bamboo charcoal shampoo for clarifying all hair types, because no one wants to deal with icky buildup and pollution.

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    4. A Neutrogena therapeutic dandruff shampoo reviewers say works wonders for itchy, dry scalps, and conditions like psoriasis and seborrheic dermatitis.

    5. A Shea Moisture curl shampoo to nourish curls of all kind, whether you have wavy or coily hair that needs a little extra boost to truly pop.

    6. An oat protein and henna shampoo designed to cleanse wavy and coily hair, especially locs, without stripping hair of its natural oils.

    7. A tea tree shampoo that will bring your hair back from the dead and leave it feeling cool, light, and transformed.

    8. A shampoo for color-treated hair with no sulfates that will make sure your hair is just as vibrant as the day you dyed it, for up to 40 washes.

    9. A clarifying shampoo that'll completely cleanse your hair of all the buildup and residue that's accumulated throughout the week — so you can look forward to your weekly hair makeover.

    10. An affordable and effective purple shampoo if you have blonde hair that you're determined to keep from turning brassy — these incredible review photos speak for themselves!

    11. A well-reviewed, gentle Aveeno shampoo with seaweed extract your hair will thank you for if you have fine, thin, or colored hair that needs some special TLC.

    12. A curly-hair shampoo ideal for hydrating your curls and making them come out from wherever they're hiding, whether that's due to dryness or improper care.

    13. A Herbal Essences shampoo with argan oil made to repair and nourish your hair after all those years of hard brushing, split ends, and dying it willy-nilly.

    14. A shampoo for oily hair to ensure that you'll never live in fear of the dreaded scalp grease ever again. It contains ingredients like essential oils and and cypress basil to naturally degrease your hair and leave it squeaky clean.

    15. A game-changing Garnier Fructis shampoo for frizzy hair beloved by thick hair-havers everywhere, for actually bringing life to our frizz-prone heads.

    16. A sulfate-free shampoo with black vanilla targeted for brittle, dull hair, and especially curly and coily hair that requires extra moisture to look its best.

    17. A daily moisture shampoo you can use for lightweight cleansing every single day without damaging your locks.

    How you'll be feeling yourself after saving money on awesome shampoo: