Sulfate-Free Shampoo is a curly girls best friend. Its one of the most important product in your natural hair regiment. Its what I like to call a foundational hair product. One that you started with and all other products build on top of it. Your shampoo can be the main difference between tangled, dry and brittle hair. Traditional shampoos or those with sulfate leave the the hair shaft ruffled and can completely strip any natural moisture from the hair. Textured hair requires a gentle cleanser that removes dirt and build up without over drying the hair.
Recently, hair care companies have answered the call from the natural hair community for more affordable ($10 or less) sulfate-free products. Here’s a list of new sulfate-free shampoos: