Healthy alternatives


Brand nameProduct description
AlaffiaShea Shampoo
AttitudeNatural Shampoo
Babo BotanicalsShampoos (available fragrance-free)
Bare Body Beauty100% Natural Bar and Liquid Shampoos
BillieFloof Dry Shampoo
Carina OrganicsShampoos (available fragrance-free)
Coastal Classic CreationsBar and Liquid Shampoos (available fragrance-free)
Conscious SkincareSulfate Free Shampoo, Pure
DruideShampoo Pur and Pure
Everyone3-in-1 Soap
Jusu BodyNatural Shampoo
Nature CleanPure Sensitive Shampoo
OnekaUnscented Shampoo
Real PurityMoisturizing Shampoo, fragrance-free
Soap For Goodness SakeShampoo and Body Bar (available fragrance-free)
TerressentialsPure Earth Hair Wash


Several shampoo recipes exist depending on the nature of your hair.

Here, we propose a simple recipe for “normal” hair. You will need only 3-4 ingredients:

1/4 cup of liquid Castille soap

1/4 cup of coconut milk

For dry hair: 1/2 teaspoon of vegetable oil (olive, almond…)

Mix the ingredients in a jar.

You can find this recipe in its entirety, along with other recipes, on Wellness Mama.

Avoid the following chemicals in regular products

Detergents: irritants

Formaldehyde: carcinogen, eye and respiratory irritant, respiratory sensitizer

Coal tar: carcinogenic, skin sensitizer, photosensitizer

Methylisothiazolinone and methylchlorothiazolinone: skin and respiratory sensitizers

Parabens: endocrine disruptors

Perfumes: allergens

Propylene glycol: allergen, irritant

Sodium lauryl sulfate: irritant, may cause contact dermatitis

TEA: skin, eye and respiratory irritant, respiratory and skin sensitizer