If you have naturally wavy hair, you know the struggle of finding products that provide definition and moisture, yet don’t weigh your hair down. We know the struggle all too well and are here to help you as you embrace your waves. Wavies, we asked you to vote on your favorite products for 2020 and you delivered! Keep reading to find out the best products for wavy hair ranging from conditioners, stylers, and even frizz fighters - these are the products that keep your waves defined, frizz-free and full of bounce.
Shampoo: Raw Curls Organic Cleanser
Imagine your hair having that clean feeling you’ve been missing without stripping them of all the good stuff. With the perfect combo of gentle cleaning, nourishing plant, botanical, and fruit oils, this cleanser is what you need to give your waves and curls the TLC they deserve.
Co Wash: As I Am Coconut CoWash
As I Am Coconut CoWash Cleansing Conditioner contains a special blend of natural ingredients for healthy hair growth and removing product build-up from your hair between regular washing.
Conditioner: Bounce Curl Super Smooth Cream Conditioner
The first ingredient in this amazing conditioner is organic aloe. This is a light weight creamy conditioner that will hydrate your hair without weighing it down.
Deep Conditioner: Jessicurl Deep Conditioning Treatment
Deep conditioning treatments with heat really moisturize and strengthen the hair, and they're just plain fun to do. This treatment works best with a plastic cap and left on for 20 minutes. This thick conditioner uses cocoa butter and shea butter to add some serious moisture to your hair.
Leave-in: Kinky-Curly Knot Today
A fan favorite for years! Say hello to the detangler that started it all. It’s light enough for everyday use and Pro Tip: makes an excellent leave in conditioner.
Say hello to big hair! Whipped with air-infused technology, this styling foam is everything for tons of volume for perfect 1st day hair.
Styling Cream: Cantu Moisturizing Curl Activator Cream
Featuring 100% Pure Shea Butter and formulated without harsh ingredients, this product restores curls & infuses moisture back into dry, lifeless hair.
Hair Gel: Jessicurl Spiralicious Styling Gel
Flake free and with a stronger hold, this styling gel is great for wavies who like defined hair that can last for days.
New Collection: Bounce Curl Avocado and Rose Oil
We love Avocado in everything, so of course this product wins! When you combine the fatty content in the avocadoes & the calming properties of rose, you get a luxurious styler that is perfect for wavy to coily hair.
Hair Oil: Righteous Roots Rx
Righteous Roots Rx is a hair growth serum that is formulated with essential oils that help detangle the hair and encourage scalp stimulation for hair growth. It can be used as a hot oil treatment, pre-poo, or an anti-itch serum.
Hair Growth Product: Curlsmith Full Lengths Density Elixir
Achieve denser hair with just a few drops of this luxurious, high potency scalp serum. Curlsmith is blended with follicle stimulating ingredients like Amla oil & Green Tea, as well as scalp soothing remedies such as Lavender and Witch Hazel.
Treatment: Olaplex No.3 Hair Perfector
If you/re on the hunt for maximum damage repair, try out this Olaplex winner. Key Takeaway: This isn’t a conditioner, but an at-home treatment that repairs your broken bonds in your hair to provide structural repair, from the inside out.
Hair Spray: Pantene Pro-V Hair Spray
A flexible hold and alcohol free, this hair spray is perfect for those looking for bounce, body, & volume. Most importantly, it’s also completely ethanol free.
Heat Protectant: Living Proof Restore Instant Protection
For wavies that love a good blow-out, we love the Living Proof Restore Instant Protection. It is a weightless spray that helps prevent against UV damage, heat damage, and static damage. It protects from heat up to 450 degrees.
Kids Line: Kinder Curls by Curl Keeper
Talk about the perfect line for kids! Curl Keeper has made hair washing time enjoyable for your little ones with products that reactivates curls for less time styling, detangling products for easier wash days, and is ph balanced for their sensitive scalps.
Refresher: Raw Curls Anti-Frizz Spray
Completely silicone free and infused with keratin, this anti-frizz spray directly heals split ends & repairs damaged strands for swoon-worthy waves & curls.
Volumizer: Innersense I Create Lift Volumizing Foam
Feature ingredients in this lightweight formula include Aloe Vera to encourage silky, not crunchy texture, and pumpkin seed oil for maximum gloss. Try out this volumizing foam as a styler for Day 1, 2, & 3 hair!
Scalp Oil: Righteous Roots Rx
Already mentioned for being a favorite hair oil for wavies, we’re also obsessed with this oil for scalp maintenance. It soothes dry skin and stimulates hair follicles to encourage growth & length retention.
Hair Tool/ Accessory: Xtava Black Orchid Hair Diffuser
360-degree airflow allows this tool to quick dry the hair, without disturbing your curls or waves. It maximizes your volume, without leading to frizz whatsoever.
Value Brand: Not Your Mother's
Looking for straight to the point natural hair products that still pack a punch? We’re obsessed with this brand. Not Your Mother’s has price points anywhere from $7-15 dollars, and is completely gluten-free, contains no animal products, and without sulfates, gluten, parabens, dyes, & phthalates.
Leave it to Courtney for high value curl education and lots of tips & tricks! With over 50,000 YouTube subscribers, Courtney is known for her product reviews for wavy hair, styling methods & her One Brand wash day series.
Holy Grail: Curl Keeper Original
Holy grails don’t become fan favorites for nothing! This do it all frizz control product is a water-based product that reactivates dry, shapeless strands into shiny, lustrous waves without product buildup.
Which of these are your favorites? Let us know in the comments below.