National Dry Shampoo Day
National Dry Shampoo Day is observed next on Sunday, March 10th, 2024 (8 days from today).
Dry shampoo is becoming more and more popular, especially among young people because of its absolute convenience. Especially for those who do office work, dry shampoo brings extremely good convenience. However, what is dry shampoo or how to use dry shampoo, not everyone knows. National Dry Shampoo Day is held every year on the 2nd Sunday of March, to honor the convenience of dry shampoo as well as to raise awareness about this type of shampoo.
Dry shampoo is a type of shampoo that will be applied directly to the hair without the use of water. This hair product line is designed in many different forms such as ultra-fine powder, spray bottle, powdered bottle ... This shampoo is highly appreciated by users because it works by absorbing oil and sebum from the hair. However, the product still retains the amount of natural oils so that the hair is always dry and clean without having to spend too much foaming shampoo.
The strength of this dry shampoo is that you can use it anytime or anywhere. When it's too urgent but you don't have time to wash, just use dry shampoo, your hair will be clean all day. However, you should not consider dry shampoo as an everyday oily skin care product because the product has very little nutrients and mainly works with the main function of washing away dirt. So after using at the end of the day you should use a foaming shampoo.
- Dry shampoo helps clean hair, reducing oiliness extremely convenient. You cannot difficultly carry it with you and use it anywhere.
- This is considered a time-saving solution for busy girls, you only need less than 1 minute to confidently go out with clean hair.
For those of you with an oily scalp, daily shampooing is almost a must if you don't want to wake up the next day with greasy, thin, flat hair. However, washing your hair too often will lead to damage not only to the scalp but also to the hair because it will lose the protective film of the scalp. Therefore, using dry shampoo will create a break for the hair, avoiding the use of chemicals from shampoo and conditioner too often.
Note when using dry shampoo
Although this is a convenient product, it still cannot completely replace the usual method of washing your hair with shampoo and conditioner. You should only use dry shampoo when it is urgent or 1-2 times a week.
When you wash your hair with dry shampoo, you will not need to rinse it with water, which means that the chemicals in the shampoo will stay on the scalp and can cause scalp irritation and hair loss. Currently, there are many brands of dry shampoo on the market with many different formulations and ingredients.
History of Dry shampoo
The first commercially produced dry shampoo was sold in the 1940s. But this product existed before that. According to the earliest reports, mulberry dry shampoo dates back to the 15th century, when Asians used powdered clay on their hair. In the 1700s, when hairstyles were high fashion, American forerunners used earth starch to color and deodorize their wigs. By the early 1940s, Minipoo, the first brand of commercially produced dry shampoo powder by the Stephanie Brooke Company of Jersey City, New Jersey.
History of National Dry Shampoo Day
In 2017, the European botanical beauty brand known for its high-quality dry shampoos, Klorane created National Dry Shampoo Day and declared it a national holiday.
Observing National Dry Shampoo Day
On National Dry Shampoo Day, you have a whole day to learn about dry shampoos and what they do. This is also the time to show your love for dry shampoo. Go to the grocery store and buy yourself a bottle of dry shampoo to use. Use them to clean your hair. Share them on social media with the hashtag #NationalDryShampooDay.
ObservedNational Dry Shampoo Day has been observed the second Sunday in March.
Sunday, March 13th, 2022
Sunday, March 12th, 2023
Sunday, March 10th, 2024
Sunday, March 9th, 2025
Sunday, March 8th, 2026
Klorane on March 9th, 2017