6 Affordable Dry Shampoos To Swear By!

Senjuti Chakraborty

Updated At  14 Dec 22

There are days when we’re so busy with our hectic schedules that we tend to forget, we as women have a tedious burden on our head called ‘hair’. And this burden however much we like or dislike it, requires regular pampering a.k.a shampooing. We are guessing, all of us have our own share of bad hair days or our dirt-tolerant days, as we call it. Busy weekends, submissions deadlines, toiling off like it’s the end of the world. Certainly, under such circumstances of apocalypse, we can’t be fretting over oily and dirty hair, right?


Fret not, the miracle called a dry shampoo exists to serve your purpose.

Dry Shampoos are usually in powder or spray state and essentially help in cleaning your greasy strands and bring back the lacking volume in your hair and voila! All this happens without the usage of water.

The only problem is, these potions of magic, are mostly REALLY expensive. But, anyway we’re at your dispense and have come up with a list of dry shampoos that won’t burn a hole in your pocket.


1. BBlunt Back to Life Dry Shampoo

Made with a micro-crystalline starch formula, this baby works wonders for Indian hair type. Just shake and spray from 6 inches away and see all the dirt turn into thin air! 

Price: Rupees 550 for 125 ml and 250 for 30 ml.


2. Wella EIMI Dry Me

Trust Wella to come up with a unique tapioca starch dry shampoo that absorbs all the grease and grime from your hair to give you a lustrous mane and volume boost in minutes that can be left untouched for at least 3 days. What’s better? It smells awesome!

Price: Rupees 900 for 180 ml.

3. ProWomen Dry Shampoo

This Indian brand’s dry shampoo comes with a tapioca starch form that guarantees to stretch the time interval between each of your hair wash days. Spray, massage and comb your hair the regular way for shiny, oil free tresses. Spray away and see the magic!

 Price: Rupees 599 for 195 ml


4. Batiste Dry Shampoo

Batiste is an established brand of over 40 years that offers a variety of dry shampoos like Fruity & Cheeky Cherry, Breezy & Light Fresh, Floral & Flirty Blush Seduction Fleurie etc and keeps hair clean, fresh and bountiful. Once sprayed, massage with your fingertips and you’re good to go!

Price: Rupees 649 for 200 ml and 299 for 50 ml


5. Enliven Tropical Dry Shampoo

Enliven is a UK based brand which offers a limonene extract formula to set your hair free from dirt and grease, giving off an extra bounce to seal the deal. With a cruelty free approach, Enliven lives up to our expectations!

Price: Rupees 499 for 200ml


6. Osmo Day Two Styler Dry Shampoo

This UK based brand vouches for its quality dry shampoo that comes in spray can and leaves off a lingering citrus smell to your hair once sprayed. It’s suitable for all hair types and totally worth the moolah spent!

Price: Rupees 660 for 150 ml


Sashay your way through a bad hair day with these wonders of the world sans worrying about the time crunch to groom yourself. I’m still in a reverie thinking what we ever did to deserve these beauties.