Best Shampoos for Hard Water That Yield Clean, Healthy Hair, According to Experts

Hard Water Wellness Shampoo

Malibu C Hard Water Wellness Shampoo

This hard water shampoo comes highly recommended by all of our experts, and even boasts a 4.5 out of five stars on Amazon for its well-rounded formula. It “removes mineral build up and discoloration, restores moisture, and protects against future mineral deposits and impurities,” Grace says. “It is gentle on the hair, while also containing antioxidants that help to protect the skin against environmental stressors,” Dr. Garshick adds.

Apple Cider Vinegar Blend ShampooAveeno Apple Cider Vinegar Blend Shampoo

Not only does this affordable, apple cider vinegar-based pick add bounce and shine to strands, but Grace recommends this shampoo because it “gently cleanses and relieves an itchy scalp,” while helping to remove buildup from the hair. “I have hard water and it’s been ruining my hair. It was dull and knotty,” one reviewer on Amazon writes. “With the first wash my hair is finally back to normal. This has totally brought my hair back to normal and soft instantly.”