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itchy scalp
Shampoo & styling

Itchy scalp problems: your essential guide

This guide helps you to understand what causes an itchy scalp and provides advice on how to soothe problem scalps. We look at the reasons why your scalp is flaky or itchy, and give some tips on how best to get rid of flaking, dandruff and itchiness.

By Alexandra Julian

15/04/2024

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sensitive scalp
Sensitive skin

4 common causes of a sensitive scalp

Having a sensitive scalp could mean a number of different things; you could be prone to dandruff, itchiness, tenderness, or perhaps even psoriasis on your scalp. In this article we will be discussing some of the most common causes of scalp sensitivity, and giving you some tips to help care for your sensitive scalp.

By Alexandra Julian

15/04/2024

6 Minute read

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scalp massage
Shampoo & styling

A guide to the benefits of a relaxing scalp massage

This guide aims to give you advice on the benefits of a hair and scalp massage. We also have a how-to guide for giving yourself a scalp massage.

By Hannah Mepham

09/04/2024

6 Minute read

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quinoa in gluten free shampoo
Clean beauty

Gluten-free shampoo and shower gel with Green People

Are you sensitive to gluten? Discover beauty products you can trust with Green People’s gluten-free shampoo, shower gels and skin care.

By Hannah Mepham

11/10/2023

4 Minute read

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How do shampoo bars work?
Eco & ethical

How do shampoo bars work?

There’s no sorcery involved in making our natural shampoo bars, just naturally nourishing ingredients and a little beauty science.

By Hannah Mepham

18/05/2023

5 Minute read

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Clever ways to store a shampoo bar
Eco & ethical

Clever ways to store a shampoo bar

Help your Green People shampoo bar to last longer with our tips on how to store solid shampoos correctly. Storing a shampoo bar after your shower is an easy way to preserve its shelf-life and our organic shampoo bars can last for up to 60 washes, so long as they are used and stored correctly.

By Hannah Mepham

18/05/2023

4 Minute read

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Benefits of shampoo bars vs liquid shampoo
Eco & ethical

Benefits of shampoo bars vs liquid shampoo

Unsure whether to choose a plastic-free shampoo bar over a regular shampoo bottle? Switching to a shampoo bar can feel like a leap into the unknown but we’re here to tell you they aren’t so different.

By Hannah Mepham

18/05/2023

9 Minute read

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woman using shampoo bar
Sensitive skin

Has your shampoo bar caused an allergic reaction?

In this post, we talk about the ingredients that are most commonly linked with itchy scalps and introduce our gentle shampoo bars that are free from harsh ingredients, making them suitable for those with a sensitive scalp.  

By Hannah Mepham

16/05/2023

4 Minute read

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Which shampoo for psoriasis
Shampoo & styling

Which shampoo to use for psoriasis?

If you suffer from psoriasis in your scalp the best product to use would be the Men's No.10 Itch Away Shampoo. This product contains high levels of Bromelain, an enzyme extracted from Pineapple stems.

By Charlotte Vohtz

03/04/2023

1 Minute read

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shampoos
Shampoo & styling

Essential guide to silicone in shampoo

Are you researching silicone in shampoo? We’re here to help you to find the best shampoo for hair that is full of natural vitality. We create silicone-free shampoos because silicone is not permitted for use by organic certification bodies.

By Alexandra Julian

29/12/2021

4 Minute read

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natural hair - split ends
Shampoo & styling

Why do I have so many split ends?

Split ends are a problem at any age. They are tough to prevent and once they are there, the only way to deal with them is to have them snipped off. This guide gives you tips on how to keep your hair in gorgeous condition and the best organic products to avoid split ends.

By Alexandra Julian

06/12/2021

5 Minute read

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conditioning children's hair
Baby & pregnancy

When to start conditioning children's hair?

Are your tot’s tresses permanently in a tangle? Unsure whether using a conditioner will help? Here we explain how to use our range of organic children’s hair conditioners to keep children’s hair soft and tangle free.

By Hannah Mepham

17/11/2021

7 Minute read

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protein shampoo and conditioner
Lifestyle

Protein shampoo & conditioner – is protein good for hair?

Is protein good for hair or can it cause problems? To clear matters up, we asked our Cosmetic Scientist Ian Taylor whether he thinks protein shampoo and conditioner is a hair booster or a hindrance to healthy locks.

By Alexandra Julian

28/06/2021

6 Minute read

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