alikay moisture parfait for dry hair

For hair that is coarse by nature, moisture is key. Looking for a moisturizer that will give you the results your hair needs? Shop this list.

Alikay Naturals Moisture Rich Parfait ($21)

This product is a favorite of kinky hair naturalistas for its ability to enhance shine, manageability. Its creamy base filled with shea butter, coconut oil, and argan oil are light enough to penetrate the shaft and moisturize throughout the hair shaft.

TGIN Butter Cream Daily Moisturizer ($14.99)

This creamy moisturizer is enriched with all the right ingredients, such as shea butter, cocoa butter, and vitamin E to improve manageability and hydrate dry kinks and coils.

African Pride Shea Butter Miracle Silky Hair Moisturizer ($4.99)

The Shea Butter Silky Hair Moisturizer works great for those with mixed textures. This product is also great for transitioners restoring bounce and shine while eliminating dryness. One of the most praised benefits is its ability to elongate kinks and curls and taming frizz.

Creme of Nature 100% Argan Oil ($9.99)

The Creme of Nature 100% Argan Oil is not only good for hair but also for healthy skin. We know the condition of our scalp helps yield healthy hair results. This product is great for soothing dry, damaged, and split ends. The nutrient rich Argan Oil helps retain moisture, renew, and rejuvenate the hair and scalp.

Aphogee Balancing Moisturizer ($5.79)

This Moisturizer is made with a special collagen, emollient, and herbal complex known as Pro Phytamine to help protect against humidity and potential damage of processed hair. With the extreme importance of moisture and protein balance, this product is also essential after the use of the Aphogee Two Step Protein Treatment.

Miss Jessie’s Leave In Condish ($11)

The Leave In Condish is the ultimate moisturizer and frizz fighter. It’s lightweight consistency leaves hair full of bouncy shiny curls with no leftover residue. Last but not least, this product is also a styling prep product to take your styles to the next level of fabulous.

Carol’s Daughter Hair Milk Nourishing and Conditioning Leave-In Moisturizer ($12)

This product has a unique combination of shea butter and soy bean oil to eliminate dry frizzy curls and strengthen them at the same time. The agave nectar helps to increase moisture retention for long lasting frizz free styles.

Carol’s Daughter Black Vanilla Smoothie ($20)

The Black Vanilla smoothie’s mixture of butters and oils are great for taming frizz and detangling. Sunflower see oil, Olive oil, Rapa seed oil, and shea butter are the source of its intense conditioning results. This product is coined as the “smooth operator” of deep conditioners.

Ouidad Climate Control Defrizzing Conditioner ($20)

This defrizzing conditioner has a brand exclusive Humidity Shield Complex which combines a blend of moisturizers that create a barrier throughout the hair shaft to protect against heat, humidity, and potential environmental damage. The amino acid bonds are infused into the strands leaving curls soft with maximum frizz control and color protection.

CURLS Lavish Curls Moisturizer ($10.99)

This Moisturizer is great reactivator for those naturals that seek to revitalize their 2nd day twist out for extra shine and bounce as well as those that want to refresh their wash n go without having to rewash their hair.

SheaMoisture Raw Shea Butter Restorative Conditioner ($9.99)

This product has multiple uses as a conditioner, leave in conditioner, and styling prep base. It's a combination of Shea Butter, essential oils, and avocado oil to moisturize deep in the shaft and smoothing the cuticle on the outside for flawless styling. For Coarse hair, this product is great for enhancing elasticity.

Ouidad Curl Quencher Moisturizing Conditioner ($17)

Filled with botanical ingredients and vitamins, this conditioner will leave the driest and most brittle hair completely moisturized. This product even detangles making hair more manageable which will help repair damage from excessive chemical and heat styling.

Oyin Handmade Honey Wash ($12)

The Oyin Handmade Honey wash is a head to toe cleanser; it is a shampoo, conditioner, toner for both hair and skin. With aloe vera, jojoba oil, and walnut seed oil, this sulfate free shampoo leaves hair fully moisturized from root to tip.

CURLS Cashmere Curls Leave-In ($20)

This cream based moisturizing leave-in will de-frizz and define strands leaving a soft curl without the stiff hold. With all natural and organic ingredients, this product works well when layering with other products.

Aunt Jackie's Curls & Coils Flaxseed Recipes Fix My Hair Intensive Repair Conditioning Masque

This blend of flaxseed, avocado, and coconut oils was formulated specifically to soften and condition hair that feels dry and brittle. It can be used as a rinse-out conditioner or left on for 10 minutes with a shower cap or hooded dryer for an extra-intensive repair treatment.

This article was originally published in 2015 and has been updated due to discontinued products.