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American English: /ʃæmˈpu/
British English: /ʃamˈpuː/

Translation of shampoo in Spanish:

noun plural shampoos

  • 1 uncountable and countable (product) herbal shampoo
    champú de hierbas
    Example sentences
    • The more volume you can get in your hair from shampoo, setting gel and a round brush, the better the height.
    • Add in 1/2 cup of regular baby shampoo or liquid dish soap to aid the process.
    • Use a hot-oil treatment after every shampoo and follow with liquid, not creamy, leave-in conditioners.
    Example sentences
    • The vinegar pulls out the old shampoo cleaning the carpet as well.
    • Vacuum your carpet regularly, and do not use liquid carpet shampoos to clean them.
  • 2 countable (act) shampoo and set
    Example sentences
    • To clean your scalp between shampoos, especially if you wear braided or dreadlocked styles, wipe it with an astringent-soaked cotton hall or pad.
    • As well, the pigments used have less capacity for oxygenation and thus stay small enough to be removed from the hair cortex in 6 to 12 shampoos.
    • To one tablespoon of lemon juice, add a pinch of black pepper and massage this on your scalp before a shampoo.

transitive verb shampoos, shampooing, shampooed

  • 1
    I'm going to have my hair shampooed
    voy a ir a lavarme el pelo or la cabeza a la peluquería
    Example sentences
    • Satisfied, she shampooed her hair and cleaned herself up.
    • While Jody had been with me, the nurse had given him a bath and shampooed his hair, something else we had declined in our birth plan.
    • I have bathed her, shampooed her hair, tasted her tears, her sweat, her essence.
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