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What’s the Best Aveda Shampoo For Me?

Here at Mary Ann Weeks Aveda, we can appreciate there are a LOT of products and we guess it must be pretty confusing about which shampoo might be best for you and your hair type!

So to give you a helping hand, our dedicated stylists at our Guildford and Walton salons have put together a concise list of our entire shampoo range in an easy to read table, designed to help you choose the right match! Luckily, every one of our Aveda shampoos also comes with a twin conditioner so at least that part is a no brainer! We’re absolutely sure you’ll love all our products as much as we do.

which aveda shampoo is right for me mary ann weeks guildford shelf line up

All Aveda shampoos, conditioners, styling products, skin care range and makeup products are

  • Ethically packaged using 100% PET post-consumer recycled packaging where possible.
  • Are never ever animal tested and 100% vegan
  • Contain sustainable and certified organic ingredients in every availability.
  • Are an average of 96% plant derived, using science and nature to provide high quality, trustworthy and professional products.
  • Use wind power clean energy in manufacturing and production
  • Use forest friendly paper used to wrap our Christmas gifts.

Avedas mission statement to care for the earth and its inhabitants, rings true in every way possible. We are proud to be a part of such a conscientious brand that sells such wonderful products.

You can purchase the full Aveda range in store at our Guildford and Walton salons and spas, or online at If you are in the Surrey area, we will still be compensated for your purchase.

If you’re in any doubt about what shampoo to choose, don’t hesitate to ask any of our professional Aveda trained hairdressers during your appointment.

To book, just call 01483 306655 for Guildford hairdressers or 01932 240856 for Walton hairdressers and experience the best Aveda shampoo for you in person!

Don’t forget, new guests at Mary Ann Weeks Aveda receive

– A complimentary mini massage, Aveda facial or express manicure

– A 50ml Aveda travel product of choice

– 10% off your second visit

– Addition to our automatic loyalty scheme!

Hair type


Recommended shampooCherry Almond Softening Shampoo
ContainsSweet almond oil, babassu and coconut-derived. 38 flower essences including tonka bean, certified organic orange and ylang ylang
AromaCherry and almond
NotesGluten free. Vegan. Silicone free. Great for long hair, leaves touchably soft and aroma lingers

Hair type

Normal / Dry

Recommended shampooShampure Shampoo
ContainsMorikue™ protein from peruvian rainforests, 25 flower essences
AromaChamomile, rosemary, lavender
NotesBest selling classic, calming aroma, gentle cleansing

Hair type


Recommended shampooDry Remedy Moisturising Shampoo
ContainsBuriti oil, pomegranate and palm-derived conditioners
AromaCertified organic palmarosa, ylang ylang and rose geranium, vanilla
NotesNourishes and moisturises dry, brittle hair— patented deep-moisture complex. Range also includes masque and daily moisturising hair oil

Hair type

Dry/ Damaged

Recommended shampooDamage Remedy Shampoo
ContainsQuinoa protein, babassu, coconut
AromaCertified organic Bergamot, mandarin, ylang ylang and other pure flower and plant essences
NotesPart of a full restructuring range, helps hair weakened by chemical processes, heat styling and environmental exposure

Hair type

Curly / Wavy

Recommended shampooBe Curly Shampoo
ContainsWheat Protein, organic aloe
AromaCertified organic lemon, bergamot, orange and other pure flower and plant essences
NotesPart of wider range specifically for curly hair including styling products

Hair type

Wavy / Frizzy

Recommended shampooSmooth Infusion Shampoo
ContainsAloe, maize and guar bean
AromaFresh spicy citrus-floral featuring certified organic bergamot, certified organic palmarosa, Bulgarian rose and Australian sandalwood.
NotesGround breaking combination creates a smooth new surface on hair to significantly reduce frizz, unwanted wave, and prevent flyaways.
Protects against surface damage from heat styling

Hair type

Normal / Fine

Recommended shampooRosemary and Mint
ContainsCertified organic Rosemary, mint
AromaCertified organic Rosemary, mint
NotesInvigorating best seller, enlivens hair and adds volume. Rosemary is a natural antiseptic helping to soothe and cleanse scalp. Also available as hand and body wash

Hair type


Recommended shampooPure Abundance
ContainsKaolin clay and acacia gum
AromaJasmine, certified organic peppermint, palmarosa and ylang ylang
NotesBuilds body and volume. Styling range also available

Hair type

Wavy / Frizzy

Recommended shampooSmooth Infusion Shampoo
ContainsAloe, maize and guar bean
AromaFresh spicy citrus-floral featuring certified organic bergamot, certified organic palmarosa, Bulgarian rose and Australian sandalwood.
NotesGround breaking combination creates a smooth new surface on hair to significantly reduce frizz, unwanted wave, and prevent flyaways.
Protects against surface damage from heat styling

Hair type


Recommended shampooInvati
ContainsWintergreen-derived salicylic acid
A blend of Ayurvedic herbs including ginseng and certified organic turmeric
AromaOrganic lavender, rosemary, geranium and other pure flower essences
NotesPart of 3 step system. Gently exfoliates, cleanses and renews the scalp.
Reduces hair loss due to breakage when used as part of the invati advanced™ 3-step system.
4 out of 5 women say their hair looks and feels thicker and fuller

Hair type


Recommended shampooColour Conserve
ContainsGentle plant based ingredients prevent harsh stripping of colour
AromaLavender, ylang ylang
NotesExtend the vibrance of colour-treated hair-as only nature can. Colour conserve daily colour protect

Hair type

Debris build up from products

Recommended shampooBrilliant
ContainsOrganic calendula, camellia and aloe
AromaChamomile, rosemary, lavender
NotesClarifying shampoo removes build up from styling products. Softens and adds shine

Hair type


Recommended shampooBlack Malva
ContainsOrganically grown aloe, black tea and emollient-rich black malva
AromaCertified organic lavender, petitgrain, eucalyptus and other pure flower and plant essences
NotesBrings out cool, deep tones in natural and tinted dark shades and discourages the appearance of red or brassy tones

Hair type


Recommended shampooClove
ContainsOrganically grown clove, organically grown coffee to enrich brown hues and benefit your scalp
AromaClove, sweet almond
NotesSpecifically for honey blonde, rich brown, deep brown tones

Hair type


Recommended shampooBlue Malva
ContainsHand gathered blue malva, coneflower, known for its ability to intensify colour
AromaCertified organic ginger, ginger lily
NotesAdds silvery brightness to blonde and grey hair. Neutralises brassy tones

Hair type

Light Blonde

Recommended shampooCamomile
ContainsOrganically grown camomile, organically grown calendula
AromaCertified organic ylang ylang, lemon, eucalyptus and other pure flower and plant essences
NotesBrightens, highlights and illuminates blonde shades

Hair type

Auburn/ Red

Recommended shampooMadder Root
ContainsMadder root, red clover
AromaCertified organic ylang ylang, lemon, organic ginger, ginger lily
NotesRestores warmth to chesnut, aubern and red shades

Hair type


Recommended shampooScalp Benefits Balancing Shampoo
ContainsBurdock root, echinacea and sage
AromaVetiver, rosemary, cinnamon and other pure flower and plant essences
NotesTeams up well with Leave-in daily treatment ‘Scalp Remedy’, reduces flaking up to 41% in just 1 week, and helps prevent reoccurrence. Promotes a healthy scalp by relieving itching.
Aveda’s own pure-fume™ aroma with certified organic orange, spearmint, lemon, tea tree and other pure flower and plant essences.

Hair type


Recommended shampooAveda men pure-formance™
ContainsTamanu Seed Oil, Zingiber Cassumunar Root Oil , Canola Oil
AromaRich, spicy and refreshing aroma with kunzea, citrus and certified organic essential oils of spearmint, vetiver, and lavender
NotesClinically proven to leave scalp feeling calmer, healthier, less irritated and less itchy.
72% experienced a reduction in oiliness and greasiness
65% experienced a reduction in scalp dryness and itchiness
One of 7 groundbreaking products honoured with Gold-level Cradle to Cradle certification

Hair type

Summer Holiday Care

Recommended shampooSun care hair and body cleanser
ContainsTamanu oil, organic coconut oil, green tea, certified organic sunflower oil and vitamin E
AromaLight tropical aroma blend with 100% certified organic essences of neroli, ylang ylang and wild-crafted cistus
NotesPart of a 3 part sun care system including hair masque and spray on protector

5 thoughts on “What’s the Best Aveda Shampoo For Me?

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  2. Very informative. I really worried about which Aveda shampoo suitable for my hair type. This article solve my problem. thank you for this useful article.

  3. Wonderful! We are so glad we could help and would love to know which Aveda shampoo you chose in the end!

  4. Wow, This is really great and informative post. very useful.
    I was looking for the Aveda shampoo which suitable for my hair and this is really helpful.
    thanks for the post.

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