Those who have celiac disease, prefer gluten free products, or have eczema, may find that switching to gluten free hair and skin products can be very beneficial. Most individuals will find that they will no longer experience as many allergic reactions, and that their skin will feel much better as well. While switching to a gluten free shampoo may not be strictly necessary for those individuals suffering from celiac disease or eczema (since you’re not eating the shampoo or anything), it can still be extremely helpful if you are prone to accidentally getting shampoo in your mouth while showering, and can also decrease the risk of accidentally touching your hair and then putting your fingers in your mouth, thus resulting in an allergic reaction. If you are having a hard time finding gluten free shampoos, you have come to the right place. Here are a few awesome shampoos that just so happen to be gluten free.
1.) 100% Pure
100% Pure offers a wide variety of gluten free shampoos, conditioners, skin care and beauty products, bath & body products, etc. They have a few different types of shampoos for all different hair types or treatments, that are all natural, 100% gluten free and most are also 100% vegan (There are a few that contain honey). For healthy, glossy looks try one of these many shampoos, great for removing excess oil from the scalp, and hydrating hair for brilliant shine and bounce, all without having to worry about running into gluten. These shampoos are all natural and do not contain any artificial fragrances, synthetic chemicals, preservatives, sulfates, detergents, or other harsh chemicals, making them ideal for individuals with gluten and skin allergies. Choose from one of their many scents: Honey & Virgin Coconut Restorative Shampoo, which is great for restoring dry and damaged hair, or Kelp & Mint Volumizing Shampoo which revitalizes bounce and body. Or you might consider Yuzu & Pomelo Glossing Shampoo, for healthy, glossy looks. Conditioners are also available. Retail price runs a little under $20.
2.) Morracco Method International
Morracco Method offers you the finest in vegan, raw, gluten free, cruelty-free and color safe shampoos. Free of sulfates, parabens, and chemicals, these shampoos are all natural and come in a variety of different scents. Choose from apple cider vinegar, heavenly chi, pine shale, sea essence, earth essence, or one of their travel, sample, or elements shampoo packs, with prices ranging anywhere from $6 to $115. For the best results, MM recommends rotating all five MM shampoos to, especially since natural shampoos tend to be low sudsing and low foaming.
3.) Gluten Free Savonnerie
Gluten Free Savonnerie is your premier source for gluten free soaps. Their gluten free shampoos and conditioners contain no artificial fragrances, and are gluten free, casein free, corn free, soy free, dye free, and peanut free, making them ideal for individuals with all kinds of different allergies. All of GFS’ products are paraben free and naturally made with hypoallergenic skin care in mind. Their shampoo is salon quality, and contains pro-vitamin B5. It is vegan and also free of ingredients like aloe or aloe derivatives, as well as citrus and their derivatives. Available in two sizes: 2 oz. for $3.99 or 8 oz. for $11.99, you really can’t beat the all natural ingredients in this item, or the price! GFS’ conditioner pairs great with this shampoo, and contains jojoba oil, for soft, manageable hair. This conditioner is available in 2 oz. bottle for $2.95 or a 8 oz. bottle for $10.98. Both the shampoo and conditioner can also be purchased in GFS’ travel pack ($7.75 each) which contains four different products of your choice. Choose from shampoos, conditioners, castille soaps, bar soaps, liquid soaps, moisturizing lotions, etc.
4.) Hempz Couture
Hempz Couture offers sulfate & gluten free, non-color stripping shampoos and conditioners, that are 100% vegan, paraben free, anti-fade, and designed with all different hair types in mind. These shampoos like Hempz Volumizing Shampoo, help thicken and build body, all while nourishing hair and protecting against thermal heat damage and UV exposure. Hempz Couture offers salon quality products that are allergen free and refreshing. You can’t go wrong with Hempz! Search their website to see if you can locate a salon that sells it, near you, or buy it online for a retail price ranging from $15-45, depending on the type and size of the product.
5.) Avalon Organics
Avalon Organics features skin care, baby, hair care, and bath & body care products that are certified gluten free. Each of their shampoo products meets the strict guideline of 10 ppm (parts per million) gluten or less, and contains a gentle combination of cucumber, aloe, vitamin E, and essential oils, which carefully replenish hair to achieve a soft, healthy looking end result. For only $10.50 you get an 11 oz. biodegradable bottle. This shampoo is free of any synthetic fragrances, parabens, harsh sulfates, or phthalates, making it the ideal choice for anyone with allergies or even those just looking for a more natural shampoo.