Why Natural Hair Care Is Best

woman smiling and holding 2 bottles of natural haircare - a natural shampoo and natural conditioner

Just when you think you’re on top of your health, you’ve made it twice to the gym this week, consumed that questionable tasting green smoothie, and have been smothering your skin in nutrient-rich, botanical filled Sukin – you then jump into the shower and wash your hair with chemical-based shampoo and conditioner. Why oh why!? Keep reading as we explain the importance of using all natural shampoo and conditioner.

Why should you use natural hair care products?

We admit, there has been a negative stigma attached to natural hair care in the past. “It doesn’t foam, and it just doesn’t leave my hair as silky!” But these nasties that foam up your shampoo and leave the hair silky smooth are actually doing more harm than good.

Sulphates and Silicones (and many more!) strip your hair of its natural oils, resulting in dry, dull hair and an overproduction of oils on the scalp. They also remove the good bacteria which is vital to balance a healthy scalp.

What are Sulphates and Silicones?

Sulphates are detergents added to products like shampoos and conditioners to make them sudsy. That sounds nice, right? Well, unfortunately, they also strip all the healthy oils from your hair and scalp, and can leave your hair dry and brittle. They can also irritate your skin.

The most common Sulphates you’ll find in shampoos and conditioners are Sodium Lauryl Sulphate and Sodium Laureth Sulphate. You may have seen them referred to as SLS. No matter what they’re called, if you want healthy hair, you should look for SLS-free shampoos and conditioners.

So, what about Silicones? Silicones are manmade materials that are sort of like plastics. They give your hair the appearance of shine, but end up leaving it damaged. That’s because it’s basically coating your hair in plastic! What’s more, Silicones weigh your hair down over time, making it dull and lifeless. They keep vital moisture out of your hair, and make your conditioner less effective.

Why Natural Hair Care DOESN’T Mean Sacrificing Quality

At Sukin, we believe you should never have to compromise performance to switch natural. That’s why we have spent hours upon hours creating our brand new Natural Haircare Range! Free from harsh chemicals and nasties that damage the hair and irritate the skin, our reformulated natural hair care products offer you the foaming experience of synthetic hair care, but leaves your locks luscious and healthy.

The latest natural haircare actives have been infused with botanicals and added to our four new formulas to cleanse and nourish normalsensitivedry and damagedfine and limp and oily hair.

Natural shampoo and conditioner from Sukin Naturals

Natural Balance Range

Sukin’s nourishing shampoo and conditioner have been formulated to achieve naturally balanced, healthy hair. Botanical extracts of Burdock, Nettle and Horsetail promote natural lustre and revitalised hair, while a blend of Baobab and Sesame Oils add shine to the hair, leaving it hydrated, healthy and silky soft. Feel energised with a burst of Sukin’s Signature Scent of Mandarin, Tangerine, Lavender, and Vanillin!

Colour Care

Sukin’s 3-step routine to naturally help prevent colour fading from coloured hair. This range is infused with Quinoa & Macadamia Oil to help protect your colour and keep your hair strong and moisturised, while Kakadu Plum and Birch Extract help maintain the radiance of your colour and restore natural shine and lustre.

Sensitive Micellar

Sukin’s shampoo and conditioner are lightweight and use micelles to gently cleanse dry and sensitive scalps. We have used a blend of Chamomile and Aloe Vera to help nourish the scalp and reduce dryness, while a conditioning trio of Coconut, Avocado and Argan help to add moisture to the hair.


Sukin’s lightweight and purifying shampoo and conditioner boost volume and build fullness into fine and limp hair. Rice Protein assists to improve hair strength while a blend of Pineapple, Mango and Papaya Extracts nourish the scalp, leaving hair feeling soft and silky. A natural Mango aroma refreshes the senses.

Hydrating Shampoo

Sukin’s hydration shampoo and conditioner are infused with moisturising Shea Butter and Coconut to help nourish and condition the scalp, while repairing dry and damaged hair. Added Olive and Sesame Oils help to strengthen hair, reduce frizz and add shine, while an aroma of Coconut and Lime invigorates the senses!

Oil Balancing Shampoo

Sukin’s shampoo for oily scalp and natural hair conditioner are infused with Jojoba Oil to help balance excess sebum without drying out the scalp. Moringa Extract helps to cleanse and purify, while Wheat Protein nourishes hair, leaving it refreshed and soft! A scent of Citrus and Spearmint enliven the senses.

Make the switch to natural hair care today! You won’t regret it


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