Gray or white hair can be stunning, but it needs special care. Because gray and white hair lack pigment, strands reflect what clings to them day in and day out — think: chlorine, pollution, smoke, minerals from water, and even certain hair care product debris.

6 Best Shampoos for Gray Hair

Here we run down our favorite shampoos created specifically for gray hair.

1. Better Not Younger Silver Lining Shampoo

The first shampoo developed specifically to meet the needs of gray/silver aging hair, this sulfate-free formula tones down brassiness and yellowing, while hydrating, smoothing, and adding fullness, volume, and lift. Available at better–

2. Kerotin Purple Shampoo

Kerotin Purple Shampoo is a brightening and toning shampoo, free of sulfates and sodium chloride. Because of its clean formulation, it does not leave hair feeling dry after washing.

Formulated specifically for gray hair, this shampoo is part of a two-step pigment program: It neutralizes yellow with violet pigments; the accompanying conditioner (not shown) brightens hair further with custom silver dyes. Available at

3. Redken Color Extend Graydiant Shampoo 

Long turned to when brassy tones needed busting in blondes, this color-enhancing shampoo also zaps yellow from gray hair using deep-violet pigments.

4. Clairol Shimmer Lights Shampoo

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