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Our Favorite Good-For-You Products For Black Hair

Black hair is a beautiful, complex thing. With countless different textures, lengths, ways to treat it, and products to use, it can be difficult to find those highly sought after “holy grail” products for black hair that leave your hair feeling fantastic and looking gorgeous. Whether your locks are relaxed or natural, luscious and curly, or straight and sleek, these products for black hair work wonders.

Anti-Humidity Spray

Humidity is a sure-fire way to ruin just about any good hair day. Living Proof No-Frizz Restyling Spray is a lightweight, sulfate-free spray that blocks humidity from hair without weighing it down with all sorts of harsh chemicals, making humidity-induced frizz a thing of the past.

Moisturizing Shampoo

Gentle cleansers that are nourishing, intensive, and free of harming chemicals are few and far between, but Shea Moisture Raw Shea Butter Moisture Retention Shampoo is all of those things and more. Raw Shea butter repairs and hydrates damaged hair while the Argan oil stimulates growth and elasticity. This all-natural shampoo whips hair into shape with minimal effort!


Shampoo and conditioner all in one, Wen Cleansing Conditioner definitely lives up to the hype. This cleansing conditioner is full of ingredients that sooth and moisturize the hair while keeping it clean and chemical free. This all-natural product is safe enough to use as everything from a leave-in conditioner to a detangler.

Deep Conditioner

Chemically treated or all natural, a good deep conditioner is a must-have. Eden BodyWorks Jojoba Monoi Deep Condition is a jojoba oil filled product that reaches down deep to invigorate the scalp and repair dry and damaged hair. The long-lasting results and ingredient list full of natural products make an unbeatable combination.

Virgin Coconut Oil

Extremely versatile and full of awesome nutrients that benefit black hair in countless ways, coconut oil is pretty much a miracle worker and one of the best products for black hair. The thick substance can be mixed with conditioners, used in protein-rich hot oil treatments, and manipulated in tons of other ways to stimulate hair growth, maintain a healthy scalp, and keep locks soft.

Styling Gel

Eco Styler Olive Oil Styling Gel is perfect for those times when sleek, smooth styles reign supreme. This styling gel uses slick olive oil to condition the hair while taming frizzy hair and keeping those edges in check.

Styling Lotion

While not a black hair specific product, Bumble and Bumble Styling Lotion (which is more of a spray) uses a lightweight formula to protect hair from damaging heated styling tools while promoting body and volume in locks.

Hair Lotion

Cantu Shea Butter for Natural Hair Conditioning Creamy Hair Lotion is rich in vitamins and Shea butter, which work to repair dry, damaged hair from root to tip. Highly absorbent and hugely stimulating, this hair lotion also works great as a heat protectant for those days when it’s time to break out the straightener.

Repair Ampoules

With bundles available for a large variety of different hair types and issues, these simple, easy to use Pantene Damage Repair Ampoules are perfect for giving hair quick, intensive boosts of nourishment. These pods are perfect for bouncing hair back from extreme damage and dehydration.