So you’ve got the colour of your dreams, but how do you make sure it doesn’t fade faster than a Love Island romance? We’ve picked some of our fave shampoos that have been specially designed to prolong the life of your colour. Whether you’re an icy platinum, bold’n’beautiful red or sassy AF pastel hue, these are guaranteed to keep your colour vibrant for longer.
TIGI Bed Head Colour Goddess £17.50
Remove product build-up and dirt without stripping your colour with the must-have Colour Goddess from Bed Head. Packed with super-nourishing ingredients like vitamin E, coconut oil and keratin, this rich shampoo also enhances shine while prolonging the vibrancy of your colour. Follow it up with the Colour Goddess Conditioner for maximum results.
UV rays from the sun can be one of the main causes behind colour fade, so the UV filters in KMS’ Colour Vitality shampoo make this one of our firm favourites. As well as protecting the hair shaft, it also helps to seal in your colour and can make it last up to three times longer. With lavendar and rhubarb, this soothing formula also calms the scalp while cleansing the hair.
Designline Super Silver £9.49
If you have blonde, grey or white hair then you need the Super Silver shampoo from Designline. For the great value price of under £10, this shampoo helps to neutralise the yellow, brassy tones typically found in both natural and dyed blonde hair. A must-have for keeping blonde and silver hair fresh, Super Silver is also available in a super-size 1 litre bottle.
Wash away the impurities that can dull your colour with the Colour Extend Magnetics Shampoo from Redken. As well as gently cleansing the hair, the formula’s Interlock Protein Network also helps to re-build the surface of the hair shaft, leaving your colour more even and vibrant. And the best bit? Redken is currently on a 3 for 2 offer at Supercuts – shop now!
Many environmental factors can cause colour to fade; luckily, this formula is packed with antioxidants that help to shield your hair from the effects of things such as pollution and sunlight. Enriched with nourishing ingredients including sunflower oil and vitamin E, Matrix’s Colour Obsessed also helps to extend the life of your colour and can provide protection for up to 32 washes.
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