Shampoos that are made to curl hair work best on hair that is naturally wavy or curly, or hair that's been permed: People with straight hair will not suddenly have curls appear if they wash with one of these shampoos. Some people use them to tame frizzy hair or to tone down their curls while some want to enhance them. Shampoos are also formulated especially for hair that's brittle, color-treated or delicate.
Redken Fresh Curls Shampoo
Redken makes Fresh Curls Shampoo for people who have naturally curly hair. According to Folica.com (see Resources), It contains coconut oil, calcium and honey to help moisturize curls and retain their shape.
Curlisto Bio-Curl Shampoo
Curlisto Bio-Curl Shampoo, per CurlMart.com, should be used by people with chemically treated hair. The shampoo moisturizes and strengthens the hair and restores its pliability.
LOREAL's Nature's Therapy Perfect Curls Defining Shampoo
Per its description on Shopzilla.com, LOREAL's Nature's Therapy Perfect Curls Defining Shampoo can be used on hair that's brittle or has been permed. It's made with such ingredients as glycerin, coconut oil and wheat protein.
John Frieda Frizz Ease Curl Around Style-Starting Daily Shampoo
Frizz Ease Curl Around Style-Starting Daily Shampoo by John Frieda was created for hair that's prone to frizz. Folica.com notes that it can be used daily and will not damage color-treated hair.
Matrix Curl Life Shampoo Liter
Shopzilla states that Matrix Curl Life Shampoo Liter is used to condition and smooth hair by repairing its cuticles. The polymers in the shampoo help keep curly hair under control.
Batia & Aleeza Bio-Natural Shampoo
Batia & Aleeza Bio-Natural Shampoo is sold at CurlMart.com, which says the shampoo is formulated for naturally curly hair. It contains only natural ingredients, such as henna, wild cherry bark, and golden seal.
Curl n' Lock After Perm Shampoo
Folica.com states that Curl n' Lock After Perm Shampoo is used by professionals to eliminate the odor that's left over from a perm. It helps extend the life of the perm and lock in the shape of the curl.