Your quest for the perfect cleanser-conditioner combo is officially over. This heavenly scented, sulfate-free duo leaves hair feeling just right—silky, not stripped or weighed down. Though formulated for normal hair, it’s just as gentle on color-treated Brazilian blowouts, says L.A. hairstylist Jen Blanchard.
A complex of glucose, proteins, and lipids adds shine and elasticity, says N.Y.C. colorist Sharon Dorram. This clever pair deposits more nutrients on dry ends than on healthy roots, leaving hair “soft but not flat,” says Dorram.
Among the pros the vote is virtually unanimous: They adore this luxurious, shine-enhancing duo. "They make hair super-soft without weighing it down," says L.A. stylist George Papanikolas, who has used them on 90210's Jessica Stroup.
Best 2009 Inexpensive Shampoo/Conditioner for Normal Hair
Pantene Pro-V Beautiful Lengths Shampoo and Conditioner
A shampoo that cleans without stripping and a conditioner that hydrates without heaviness-at a serious bargain price. They make hair "strong, shiny and bouncy," says N.Y.C. stylist David Cruz, who works with Scarlett Johansson and Blake Lively.