Wavy girls, is your current leave-in conditioner not giving you the moisture it needs or weighing your hair down? It may be time to rethink your hair care regimen and switch out for a new one? Here are 8 leave-in conditioners that are perfect for wavy hair.
Tip: Apply your leave-in to soaking wet hair directly after co-washing--or in between wash days diluted in water as a wave refresher.
Nexxus Diametress Volumizing Leave In Conditioning Crème
A great leave-in for those wavies that struggle with fine and flat hair. Nexxus Diametress Volumizing Leave-In Conditioning Crème does just what it claims--adds volume and body. Infused with wheat proteins and keratin, known to strengthen and protect your hair from chemical treatments, e.g hair dyes) and give you stronger and thicker strains. Shop this leave-in at Walgreens and Ulta Beauty.
Miss Jessie's Leave-In Condish
With wavy hair, you don’t need a leave-in that’s too heavy and weighs your hair down.. A leave-in that does a good job of keeping your hair moisture but not too overbearing is Miss Jessie's Leave-In Condish. It's formatted with natural ingredients such as aloe and soybean for moisture. You can find this product at Target and Sally Beauty.
Ouidad Moisture Lock Leave-In Conditioner
While some leave-in conditioners give your hair too much moisture, others won't provide enough. Ouidad Moisture Lock Leave-in Conditioner is infused with moisture locking properties like green tea leaf extract, glycerin, and cetearyl alcohol to help you combat dry, frizzy hair. And a little goes a long way! Purchase this product at Curlmart, Ulta Beauty, and Sally Beauty.
Elucence Moisture Balance Conditioner
A favorite of NaturallyCurly editor Cristina, Elucence Moisture Balance Conditioner is a dual-purpose conditioner that does 2 things: works as a rich moisture rinse out conditioner and also as a leave-in to give life to dry feeling and dull looking hair. This leave-in features Squalene, a natural ingredient used to replenish hair that suffers from a lack of moisture and protein balance. Find this product at Curlmart.
ApHogee Curlific! Moisture Rich Leave-in
A top leave–in conditioner in my own hair regimen, ApHogee Curlific Moisture Rich Leave-in works well for all hair types. This spray leave-in features moisture locking technology to stops your hair from becoming dry and prevents breakage. It also doubles as a protectant for unwanted heat damage during styling with a curling wand or flat iron. Shop this at Curlmart and Sally Beauty.
Darcy's Botanicals Herbal Leave-In Conditioning Spritz
If you’re a lover of all natural hair products, you have to try this leave in conditioner from Darcy Botanicals. The Darcy's Botanicals Herbal Leave-In Conditioning Spritz, is a lightweight spray leave-in and detangler that helps you tackle those frizzies while providing moisture. This leave-in can be used on both wet hair to moisturize and dry hair to refresh. Shop this leave-in (and other Darcy Botanicals products) at Curlmart.
Giovanni Direct Leave-In
No need to splurge on this. Giovanni Direct Leave-In gives you all the benefits of a great leave-in conditioner just without the price. With a lightweight consistency and packed with nourishing properties, this cream leave-in conditioner is best for chemically dyed hair and hair that struggles with maintain a proper protein-moisture balance. Giovanni Direct Leave-In is available to you at Ulta Beauty and Target stores.
Karen's Body Beautiful Sweet Ambrosia Leave-In Conditioner
If your hair is excessively dry from a chemical or colored treatment, consider this sweet scented product. Hair that has been chemically treated that is vulnerable to breakage due to its lack of moisture; Karen’s Body Beautiful Sweet Ambrosia leave-in adds a boost of moisture and strengthens the strands, too. This leave-in also acts a barrier to protect you hair from damaged caused by UV rays and heat styling. Available at Shop.NaturallyCurly.com and Amazon.com.