We get it — time is of the essence, and we are in an economy where people are trying to save as much money as possible. Luckily we can all invest in some and use multipurpose products. One of the best places to do so, is actually a part of your hygiene routine. 2-in-1 shampoos and conditioners serve just that purpose, saving you time in the shower, money, and the environment. A 2-in-1 shampoo is designed specifically to deliver the cleansing benefits of a traditional shampoo while providing the moisturizing benefits of a conditioner, eliminating the need to use two separate products.
Just like with any hair care product, 2-in-1 shampoos are not all created equal. You must really take into consideration the specific needs and texture of your hair when assessing which product you want to use.
Do you suffer from dandruff? Do you have hair strands that are weak and limp? What kind of hair texture do you have? Or perhaps you just want a product that will make your hair smell so good that you don't need to apply cologne afterward. Great news — there's a 2-in-1 for you! Regardless of what your hair needs might be, we are confident you will find the right product for your hair. Here's our list of best 2-in-1 shampoos and conditioners for men.
Jack Black Black Reserve Body & Hair Cleanser
This hair and body wash, multipurpose, sulfate-free cleanser is an excellent smelling wash that removes grime and buildup, without leaving your skin or hair feeling overly dry. The subtle aromas of lavender mixed with a not too powerful woodsy scent, due to its cedarwood and cardamom, gives you the perfect balance of scent.
Kiehl's Grooming Solutions Nourishing Shampoo + Conditioner
A vast improvement on the original category's cheap fragrance, this one leaves your hair and scalp clean, nourished, and smelling of a woodsy blend of cedar, sandalwood, and eucalyptus essential oils.
Every Man Jack 2-in-1 Daily Shampoo + Conditioner
To achieve the foam-party level of lather some people prefer, this product from Every Man Jack that's a multitasker using coconut-derived surfactants rather than controversial sulfates.
Duke Cannon Supply Co. News Anchor 2-in-1 Hair Wash - Tea Tree Formula
A morning wake-up call in a bottle, this stimulating formula gets you going pre-coffee with a bracing combination of tea tree oil and menthol. Duke Cannon also says it will help you achieve "news anchor thick hair," so that's a bonus.
American Crew 3-in-1 Shampoo Conditioner and Body Wash
OK so technically not a 2-in-1 (since it can also be used as a body wash), but we're still big fans of this American Crew product. Why? It packs one hell of a reinvigorating punch, thanks to its use of both sage leaf extract and citric acid. Great for a morning shower or post-gym cleanse, this shampoo/conditioner is sure to become a bathroom favorite.
Mitch Double Hitter
The Double Hitter from Paul Mitchell features a paraben-free and 100% vegan blend of oils and extracts aimed at moisturizing and cleaning your hair to perfection. Notable for its light finish, this 2-in-1 beauty leaves behind a fresh feeling without any sticky residue.
Art of Sport Complete 2-in-1 Shampoo & Conditioner
Art of Sport was made for athletes, as it's formulated to “perform.” This deep cleansing and conditioning 2-in-1 will leave your hair feeling fresh, clean, and confident. In addition to the standard cleanse and condition, this formula will also fight dry scalp and strengthen your hair. This formula is also infused with natural botanicals, such as coconut oil and witch hazel, leaving out all the harsh chemicals.
Cremo Astonishingly Superior Juniper & Eucalyptus 2-in-1 Shampoo and Conditioner
If your main goal is a product that will leave your hair smelling robust and spicy, then this 2-in-1 from Cremo is what you're looking for. This formula is certified premium barber-grade quality and does the job of cleansing and moisturizing.
Tresemme Clean & Replenish 2-in-1 Shampoo + Conditioner
Lightweight hydration is what you can expect from this cleansing and replenishing 2-in-1 from Tresemmé. The multivitamin-infused formula will leave your hair feeling residue-free and properly conditioned. You can expect to get professional salon-like results without the salon price tag with Tresemme.
Old Spice Fiji 2-in-1 Shampoo & Conditioner
It doesn’t get any more classic than Old Spice. This 2-in-1 bottle will bring the freshness of Fiji to your shower. In addition to invoking the smells of fresh coconut and tropical wood, this product is inspired by barbers and crafted for barbershop-quality results.
Method Men 2-in-1 Shampoo and Conditioner Sea + Surf
The Method Men 2-in-1 shampoo and conditioner is a plant-based cleanser and conditioner that is cruelty-free and not tested on animals. This formula is infused with Argan oil and jojoba oil to help give a sheen to dull hair. Best of all, this product is suited for all hair types.
Herbal Essences Hello Hydration 2-in-1 Moisturizing Hair Shampoo & Conditioner
Herbal Essences is truly a classic drugstore go-to. If your hair is on the drier side, then you may want to reach for this hydrating and moisturizing shampoo and conditioner. Not only will you leave the shower with your hair feeling silky smooth, but this 2-in-1 is also fused with Hawaiian coconuts and will leave you smelling sweet.
Head & Shoulders Moisture Care 2-in-1 Anti-Dandruff Shampoo + Conditioner
Even if you suffer from dandruff, you can still benefit from using a 2-in-1 without worrying about drying out your hair and scalp. Head & Shoulders is the No. 1 dermatologist-recommended brand that fights off flakes while keeping your hair moisturized with its vitamin E-rich almond oil formula. If your hair is on the curlier side, this product was developed especially to keep your curls flake-free.
Harry's 2-in-1 Shampoo and Conditioner
Harry’s 2-in-1 shampoo and conditioner promises to provide you with a balanced clean. The texture is creamy and lathers into your hair without drying your hair or stripping it of its oils. You can expect clean ingredients, and it's great for all hair types.
Garnier Fructis Daily Care 2-in-1 With Grapefruit Fortifying Shampoo & Conditioner
If your hair is weak and on the brittle side, this fortifying shampoo and conditioner from Garnier Fructis can help. Packed with active fruit proteins and vitamins B3 and B6, your hair will feel healthier and stronger. Best of all, the formula is gentle enough for everyday use and suitable for all hair types.
Whether you're trying to save time, money, or both, these are the best 2-in-1 combos to get you clean without feeling like you're using that shower "soap" your local gym provides.
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