By  on March 16, 2007

Shampoo & Conditioner
Nothing washes away the stress of a long day like a steam-filled shower and a soothing array of shampoos and conditioners that leave strands feeling—and looking—heavenly.

01  Philip B White Truffle Nourishing Hair Conditioning Crème Just like its best-selling cleansing counterpart, this ultramoisturizing conditioner uses Italian white truffle oil to rescue fried hair. ($75; Barneys New York)
02  Nexxus Hydra Sleek Silken Smoothing Conditioner Up your hair’s moisture quotient with the silk amino acids and avocado oil in this hydrating and sleekening formula. ($15; mass retailers)
03  Joico K-Pak Sun Therapy Nourishing Shampoo Features a special complex to fill “holes” in sun-damaged hair cuticles, plus aloe vera and keratin to soothe and smooth. ($11.95; 800-80-JOICO,
04  Ojon Rare Harvest Tawaka Ancient Tribal Rejuvenating Cleanser This sulfate-free shampoo features palm nut oil and antioxidant rich cacao to restore hair’s natural oils. Money saving bonus: It doubles as a gentle makeup remover. ($24; QVC,
05  Aussie Cleanse & Mend Shampoo Degrease hair in an instant with a fruity aloe, guava and lime trio that leaves hair clean, manageable and smelling delicious. ($2.99; mass retailers)
06  Kérastase Bain Age Recharge The follow-up to the brand’s intensely popular Masque Age Recharge, this shampoo uses a patented Vita-Ciment complex, lipids and vitamin B3 to boost elasticity and replenish lost moisture in aging hair and scalps. ($29;
07  L’Oréal Paris Vive Pro Nutri Gloss Conditioning Treatment If your Rapunzel-like locks are more fragile than fantastic, the pearl proteins in this treatment will have them strong and silken in no time. ($4.99; mass retailers)
08  Charles Worthington London Results Moisture Seal Conditioner Keep split ends at bay and hair hydrated with the revamped and reformulated version of this drugstore classic. ($5.99; mass retailers)
09  Jason Natural Apple & Green Tea Conditioner Organic green tea extract provides vital nourishment, while hair’s natural oils are kept in healthy balance with citrus oils in this clarifying conditioner. ($8; Whole Foods, Wild Oats)
10  J.F. Lazartigue Bancoulier Oil Rich Conditioner A vitamin- and antioxidant-rich formula plus regenerating and smoothing properties make this a smart choice for thick-haired ladies. ($60; Zitomer)
11  Sunsilk ThermaShine Shampoo If you can’t bear to be more than two steps away from your flat iron, this
is the shampoo for you. Conditioning polymers coat strands to keep them safe from damage while silk amino acids replenish lost proteins. ($3.59; mass retailers)
12  Phyo Phytolactum+ Intelligent Shampoo When dry winter weather and scalding showers have taken their toll on your scalp, this almond milk hydrator with bacteria banishing phytolactine will relieve dryness and irritation. ($22; 800-55-PHYTO)
13  Warren-Tricomi Repair Restoring Shampoo If your hair is as brittle as your great-grandmother’s hip,
this sunflower, aloe and green walnut shampoo will keep it from breaking and restore it to peak strength. ($20; select Bath & Body Works)
14  Aveda Be Curly Conditioner Organic aloe and hydrolyzed wheat protein come to the rescue of curly girls, taming frizz and defining curls so you won’t have to rock the poodle-in-a-rainstorm frizz ’fro ever again. ($20; Aveda salons, spas & stores)
15  Frédéric Fekkai More Nighttime Follicle-Boosting Treatment Hair loss isn’t just for the boys. Keep strands strong and thick with this overnight treatment that uses marine glycogen and caffeine to maximize follicles and strengthen the scalp. ($35; Sephora,

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