Packed with nutrients, vitamins and minerals,superfoodscan be used to describe and classify any highly nutritious food. The most common include blueberry, salmon, acai and kale. After ﬁnding its way into creams and serums that promise brighter, plumper and smoother skin, it’s ﬁnally bottled into haircare.
Designed to strengthen the hair shaft for added shine and less breakage and penetrate the hair follicles to stimulate hair growth, these superfood-infused hair care products are all you need for healthier tresses.
BriogeoBe Gentle, Be Kind Matcha + Kale Replenishing Superfood Shampoo ($41 for 354ml, Sephora)
Inspired by superfood smoothies, this shampoo gently cleanses your hair and scalp while infusing it with antioxidants, vitamins and minerals to strengthen hair and impart shine. The clean formula is also free of stripping ingredients so your hair remains optimally hydrated.
AbyssianSuperfood Recovery Shampoo ($44 for 500ml, Sephora)
Formulated with Abyssianian superseed extracts, which is rich in fatty acids, this shampoo instantly boosts hairresilience so that it becomes less prone to breakage. In addition, it also gets rid of build-up and impurities from the scalp while rebalancing its oil-moisture levels to ensure that your hair is healthy and shiny.
Virtue Recovery Shampoo (about $52 for 240ml, www.net-a-porter.com)
Best for those with dry, damaged and chemically-processed hair, this replenishing shampoofortiﬁ es each strandwith Alpha Keratin60ku. Plus, it also contains Hydrolyzed Quinoa to enhance hair’s natural luster, Baobab Seed Oil to lock in moisture and Grapefruit Extract to revitalise the scalp so even though your hair is left soft and silky, your scalp still feels light and refreshed.
Leonor GreylRegenerescence Naturelle (about $72 for 60ml, www.net-a-porter.com)
Designed to be used as a preshampoo scalp treatment, it is packed with botanical oils of the ﬁnest quality to deeply nourish, hydrate, purify, rebalance and calm all scalp types. All you have to do is massage a few drops directly onto scalp, leave it on for about 15 minutes and follow with your favourite shampoo forlustrous hair.
BotanistBotanical Damage Care Treatment – Peony & Berry ($26 for 490ml, Sephora)
Free of silicones to give you the false illusion of silkier, smoother hair, this rinse-o treatment infuses tresses with plant-based ingredients to rebuild and repair hair from within. It also contains botanical seed oils which replenishes moisture and quenches parched ends forhealthier and more manageable locks.
Mauli RitualsGrow Strong Hair Oil (about $51 for 30ml, www.net-aporter.com)
Drawing from ancient Ayurvedic knowhow, this 100 percent natural hair oil harnesses the age-old healing system that’s been practiced for thousands of years ago. Suitable for all scalp and hair types, it is packed with botanicals like moringa, turmeric leaf, cedarwood, argan, sesame and coconut oils to condition the scalp and stave premature greying and hair loss. It also contains Indian Gooseberry, a powerful antioxidant to strengthen hair follicles and promote healthier, fuller hair growth.
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