Updated January 18, 2019 by Gia Vescovi-Chiordi

The 10 Best Dry Shampoo For Oily Hair

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We spent 27 hours on research, videography, and editing, to review the top choices for this wiki. Skipping a wash can be tough when you have oily hair, but many experts say it’s a necessary evil to keep your locks healthy, which is why one of these dry shampoos should do nicely in the interim. We've gathered up a list of formulas in a range of prices that not only expertly absorb sebum, but they’ll also add volume and texture, and even safeguard strands from damage. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to support our work. Skip to the best dry shampoo for oily hair on Amazon.

10. The Well Groomed Guy

9. Dove Refresh + Care

8. R+Co Badlands

7. Not Your Mother's

6. Oribe Dry

5. Moroccanoil Originale

4. Bumble and Bumble Pret

3. Klorane Pure Botanical Care

2. Batiste Clean & Classic

1. Amika Perk Up

Editor's Notes

January 15, 2019: By definition, dry shampoos are formulated to absorb excess oil, with some being especially effective at stripping away grease. Not all oily hair types are created equal, though, so we compiled a diverse list with an option for everyone, whether your hair is thick, fine, short, or somewhere in between. We prioritized highly-rated selections and proven favorites with thoughtful ingredients, and made sure to include multiple formula variations, including loose powders, pastes, and sprays. Added the R+Co Badlands and The Well Groomed Guy for shorter hairstyles and men.


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Last updated on January 18, 2019 by Gia Vescovi-Chiordi

Born in Arizona, Gia is a writer who fled the dry heat of the desert for Southern California, where she continues to enjoy drinking beer, overanalyzing the minutiae of everyday life and channeling Rick Steves.


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