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I had a patch of hair last year that always felt greasy. It actually turned out to be product build up, mostly silicone from conditioner. I fixed it with Vosene original anti dandruff shampoo. It's brilliant used as a clarifying shampoo as it removes all oil and build up. Then condition as normal afterwards. My hair was transformed.
It is drying though. I use it once a week at most now just to prevent build up and comb through conditioner just on mid lengths and ends.
try one of the types of shampoo without SLS and parabens etc. They always make my hair feel more clean, although maybe a little too stripped of moisture for my liking. There's a Charles Worthington one (blue squeezy container) that should be a reasonable price in Boots.
I have this problem too and I use silicon free shampoo but also spray dry shampoo into the roots as soon as I’ve dried it and I find this helps a lot. My hair can be lank and starting to get greasy 12 hours after it’s been washed, I feel your pain!
Get a clarifying shampoo. Use it at least once a week no matter which shampoo you use in between.
Never put conditioner onto your roots. Wash your hair with your head tilted forwards and run the conditioner through the ends and then mid lengths. Rinse I. That position too so none goes onto roots. (Same applies if you use hair oils etc afterwards.)
Clarifying shampoos I like are Redken cleansing cream and Lush Big Shampoo. The Lush one will give you shiny light feeling hair and seems to stop my hair getting oily roots between washes. However it is very stripping so you’ll need a good conditioner with it.
I wonder are you rinsing that patch enough. Until the hair squeaks ? Try giving IG a few shampoos. My hairdresser found such a build up on mine she washed it three times with clarifying shampoo and I have kept it up.
Just seconding these comments. I shampoo my hair twice, rinse out for ages, and only use conditioner/oil below my ears. I also clarify (Scott Cornwall Precolour Shampoo). All of this stops my hair from going lank and greasy and now I don't need to wash my hair every day.