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If you have naturally fragile, fine hair and have longed for strong, resilient and sexy locks for as long as you can remember, it's not surprising -- after all, the grass always seems greener on the other side. Instead of forever envying those with thick hair, though, maximize what nature gave you by using the right fortifying shampoo.
Be Cleansed Daily Shampoo
For a revitalizing and energizing answer to thick, healthy hair, "Allure" appreciates the Be Cleansed Daily Shampoo from John Barrett Elementage. The minty-scented deep cleansing gel shampoo offers a variety of functions, including fortifying strands, reversing damage, preventing frizz and enhancing shine and glossiness. As an added benefit, the non-drying shampoo is safe for daily use.
Super Shiny Grapefruit & Sugar Beet Shampoo
If all-natural, organic products are your jam, "Elle" recommends the Super Shiny Grapefruit & Sugar Beet Shampoo from Burt's Bees. The shine-promoting shampoo fortifies your locks with a combination of sugar beet and grapefruit oil, leaving your hair easy to manage, strong, glossy, smooth and most of all -- totally touchable. Not to mention, the product is also 100 percent free of drying sodium lauryl sulfate.
Triple Nutrition Fortifying Shampoo
Get rid of persistent product residue, excess oil and dirt with the Triple Nutrition Fortifying Shampoo from Garnier Fructis, which "Allure" recommends. The clarifying and strengthening shampoo not only will get your locks squeaky clean, but will also smooth out and nourish them with a combination of shea, avocado and olive oils. The rich shampoo also also has an invigorating fresh apple fragrance -- what could be better?
Full & Thick Shampoo
Get gorgeous, traffic-stopping thick hair with the Full & Thick Shampoo from Pantene Pro-V. "Good Housekeeping" raves over the inexpensive shampoo, which works to give your hair a look of healthy radiance and ample volume. For especially fragile hair types, the product also aims to protect against potential hair damage and breakage, leaving your hair more resilient and supple than ever.