The Best Shampoos and Conditioners of 2018

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For our 23rd Best Beauty Buys, we surveyed the leading dermatologists, makeup artists, hairstylists, and manicurists to find out which products they can't get enough of. The votes are in: You'll want to clear a shelf for these 165 beauty game-changers.

How often you wash your hair is equally important as the products you use to lather up. The secret to protecting your dye job, minimizing frizz, and defined curls lies in the shampoo and conditioner you have stocked in your shower.

Since not all formulas are created equal, for this year's Best Beauty Buys we polled our panel to find the top shampoos and conditioners for solving all of your hair woes.

Keep scrolling for our pro panel's picks of the best shampoos and conditioners to lather, rinse, and repeat with this year.

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01 of 08

Best for Color-Treated Hair: Oribe For Beautiful Color Shampoo & Conditioner

Oribe For Beautiful Color Shampoo & Conditioner
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Considering how much you spend on your hair color, you should treat it like an investment. This duo prevents fading with plant extracts.

02 of 08

Best Inexpensive Duo: Pantene Pro-V Daily Moisture Renewal Shampoo & Conditioner

Pantene Pro-V Daily Moisture Renewal Shampoo & Conditioner
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Who has bouncy, voluminous, shampoo commercial-worthy hair? You after using this hydrating shampoo and conditioner combo. The creamy formulas is packed with lipids that repair heat-induced damage.

03 of 08

Best for Curly Hair: DevaCurl No-Poo Original

DevaCurl No-Poo Original
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Natural oils are curly hair's best friend. Skip the shampoo for this gentle cleansing conditioner. It washes away dirt and buildup without stripping hair of any moisture.

04 of 08

Best for Fine Hair: R+Co Dallas Thickening Shampoo

R+Co Dallas Thickening Shampoo
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The polymers in these formulas make fine hair look so much fuller. They bulk up the diameter of each individual strand for noticeable results that you'll be able to see once your hair is dried and styled.

05 of 08

Best for Dry Hair: Davines NouNou Shampoo & Conditioner

Davines NouNou Shampoo & Conditioner
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Treat brittle hair with this nourishing duo. They're made with protein-rich tomato extract that helps rebuild dehydrated hair shafts.

06 of 08

Best for Frizzy Hair: René Furterer Lissea Shampoo & Conditioner

René Furterer Lissea Shampoo & Conditioner
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When you have a perma-halo of frizz, your plan of attack should start in the shower. This shampoo and conditioner has a combination of avocado oil and lightweight natural wax that smooths hair.

07 of 08

Best Daily Duo: Kérastase Nutritive Bain Satin 2 Shampoo & Lait Vital Conditioner

Kérastase Nurtritive Bain Satin 2 Shampoo & Lait Vital Conditioner
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The flower-derived moisturizing complex in these tubes is not too heavy, not too light, but just right for both thick and fine hair.

08 of 08

Rookie Win: Hair Repair: Garnier Fructis 1-Minute Hair Masks

Garnier Fructis 1-Minute Hair Masks
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Who has five minutes to spare in the shower on weekday mornings? These silicone-free treatments hydrate and repair hair in just 60 seconds.

Each of these products is voted on by a panel of pros or selected by our editors. If you purchase through our links, InStyle may earn a commission.

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