Best in Black Beauty 2017: 7 Cutting Edge Hair Products You Definitely Need

From color to curls and everything in between, these are the products we're using to keep our tresses laid and slayed year-round. 

It's that time again--the 2017 edition of our annual Best in Black Beauty Awards has officially arrived! We've spent weeks swiping, swatching and smelling the newest products so you don't have to. From the splurge-worthy to the drugstore faves and Black-owned must-haves, these are the picks that every Black woman must know. Stay tuned as we continue to unveil this year's winners!

This feature originally appeared in the May 2017 Issue of ESSENCE Magazine.