Best Shower Gel in India

Last updated on 3 January, 2024

With more and more shower gels being available in the market it can get tough to choose a good shower gel in India. Shower gels are formulated with added benefits these days. They moisturize, exfoliate the skin while helping achieve an even skin tone. Some shower gels also help combat body acne.

They say if you feel like you hate yourself, take a shower. In addition to cleansing the body skin and maintaining hygiene, taking a shower may help ease some muscle aches and pains. It not only increases blood flow and improves concentration but also improves immune function and lessens fatigue. [ref]

Best Shower Gel in India

  1. NIVEA Naturally Good Lily of the Valley & Oil Shower Gel
  2. Neutrogena Rainbath Refreshing Shower and Bath Gel
  3. Plum BodyLovin’ Oopsie Daisy Shower Gel
  4. Dove Shower Mousse with Rose Oil
  5. Fiama Peach & Avocado Shower Gel
  6. The Body Shop Rose Shower Gel
  7. Deconstruct Exfoliating Body Wash
  8. Janaab Bamboo Charcoal Shower Gel
  9. Be Bodywise 1% Salicylic Acid Body Wash
  10. Nykaa Wanderlust Shower Gel
best shower gel in India

NIVEA Naturally Good Lily of the Valley & Oil Shower Gel

NIVEA Naturally Good range is made up of 98% naturally derived ingredients and the packaging bottle is made of 97% recycled PET plastic. It cleanses gently the skin and provides lasting skin comfort. This shower gel range has 3 variants. Moreover it comes with 99% biodegradable & vegan formula. We added this shower gel to the list of due to the brand’s awareness about the increasing use of plastic.

best shower gel in India

Neutrogena Rainbath Refreshing Shower and Bath Gel

Neutrogena Shower gel features their signature fragrance that is a blend of spices, fruits, and herb. It forms a rich clean lather that is easy to rinse off. It not only softens and conditions the but also doesn’t leave behind heavy residue. Moreover, it has a pump up packaging for easy usage.

best shower gel in India

Plum BodyLovin’ Oopsie Daisy Shower Gel

Plum shower gel has a sulphate free & soap-free formula that cleanses gently yet effectively. It has an off-beat floral fragrance that will keep you feeling garden fresh all day. The olive oil in the formulation moisturizes while the daisy extract helps fight skin pigmentation. The bottle has a locking clip making it leak-proof & super travel-friendly. Plum products are free of nasties such as sulphates, phthalates, silicones & animal Ingredients.

Dove Shower Mousse with Rose Oil

Dove shower mousse has three variants in this range. The shower mousse is an creamy, and indulgent body shower mousse with essential oils. It is a natural nourishment for all-day softness with mild-as-water formula. The packaging is super travel friendly and product is 100% gentle cleanser infused with rose oil. The rich, creamy lather and irresistible rose fragrance makes this shower gel a must have. It leaves the skin nourished all day long. Rose oil in this shower gel leaves feeling aromatic all day long.

best shower gel in India

Fiama Peach & Avocado Shower Gel

The name of this shower gel itself is refreshing. It is enriched with natural extracts of Brazilian orange oil and ginseng. This gel works gently on the skin and lathers well while providing deep cleansing. It also has moisture lock formula that keeps the skin moist for long hours. Moreover the beautiful, invigorating fragrance gives fresh feel even after the shower.

best shower gel in India

The Body Shop British Rose Shower Gel

If you are a TBS lover and love rose fragrance then you cannot skip this shower gel. The fragrance feels amazing as if you are in a rose garden. If you are into luxury bath and body products do give it a try. It cleanses the skin thoroughly and makes it soft and fragrant. Moreover it lathers quite well and gets washed off easily. TBS has other variants too which might be of interest for you.

best shower gel in India

Deconstruct Exfoliating Body Wash

Deconstruct Exfoliating Body Wash is a daily, gentle, acne-fighting body wash gel that combines the power of 11% AHA (Glycolic Acid & Lactic Acid) and 2% BHA (Salicylic Acid) to provide deep cleansing & is highly recommended for body acne, rough and textured skin, and Keratosis Pilaris (strawberry skin). Being an exfoliating AHA & Salicylic acid body wash, this one is surprisingly not drying at all. In fact, it leaves the skin hydrated and soft to touch, since it is loaded with humectants like Glycerin to provide intense hydration. The formulation has antiseptic and antibacterial properties to soothe and hydrate the skin. Plus, it smoothens skin texture with regular use. Additionally this shower gel is sulfate-free, fragrance-free, silicone-free, phthalate-free, paraben-free, vegan and cruelty-free.

Janaab Bamboo Charcoal Shower Gel

Janaab Shower Gel is a new generation shower gel as it penetrates deep in the pores and cleanses dirt. It leaves the body clean with day long freshness & unique fragrance. Janaab Shower Gel contains moisturizers that make the body skin smooth & silky touch to touch. This shower gel contains these key ingredients Triethanolamine, Glycerin, Propanediol, Bamboo Charcoal, Sodium Methyl Cocoyl Taurate, Coco-Glucoside.

best shower gel in India

Be Bodywise 1% Salicylic Acid Body Wash

What can be better than a salicylic acid based body wash. This soothing and refreshing showering gel is infused with the goodness of salicylic acid & chamomile extracts. It offers skin-friendly benefits and anti-inflammatory properties. With every use this salicylic acid cleanser reduces the occurrence of body acne and leaves you feeling refreshed and rejuvenated. The body wash is SLS free, alcohol free, cruelty free. The reason we added the body wash in this list is solely due to the presence of salicylic acid in it.

Nykaa Wanderlust Shower Gel

Nykaa has a wide range of shower gel with almost 10 variants of the same. This rich creamy shower gel lathers nicely while elevating the bathing experience. It also contains aloe-vera that not only provides deep hydration but also makes the skin soft and supple. Nykaa Wanderlust Shower Gel is one of the most affordable and value for money shower gel in India since the product retails at 350 INR for 300ml.

We hope you are able to find a good shower gel suitable for your needs and budget. Wrapping up the best shower gel in India blog post.


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About Sonali

Sonali, is a skincare aficionado who tackles one skin problem at a time. She has been blogging at Skincare Villa since 2016 and is a Certified Formulator for making dry powder based masks and cleansers.