Best In Black Beauty 2016: Hair

Along with more than 1,000 ESSENCE BeautyBox subscribers and ESSENCE insiders, we’ve voted on the hottest people, places and products that are rocking our beauty world.

Essence Apr, 14, 2016

1 of 20 Essence

Cowash: Our beauty gurus agree that cleansing conditioners have completely changed the game for both curly and straight girls. Moisture-rich formulas that clean without stripping or overdrying and leave behind hydrating ingredients-help whip strands into the best shape (and curl pattern) ever.

2 of 20 devacurl.com

DEVACURL No-Poo Conditioning Cleanser, $20, 12 oz, devacurl.com.

3 of 20 randco.com

R+CO Analog Cleansing Foam Conditioner, $29, Neiman Marcus

4 of 20 oribe.com

ORIBE Cleansing Crème, $44, oribe.com

5 of 20 missjessies.com

MISS JESSIE’S Co-Wash, $11, 12 oz, missjessies.com.

6 of 20 ulta.com

One thing’s for sure, our readers know what’s best for their hair. Money isn’t a factor if the products work, and these brands topped the list for reliability and consistent results for both curly and straight textures. 

MIZANI True Textures Intense Moisture Replenish Treatment, $18, Ulta

7 of 20 moroccanoil.com

MOROCCANOIL Treatment Original, $44, moroccanoil.com.

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If flat irons and blow-dryers are part of your routine, add these scorch-shielding heat protecting potions to your arsenal.

9 of 20 bumbleandbumble.com

BB. Repair Blow Dry Elixir, $31, 5 oz, bumbleandbumble.com.

10 of 20 kerastase-usa.com

KÉRASTASE Elixir Ultime Original Oil, $58, 100 ml, kerastase-usa.com.

11 of 20 sephora.com

ALTERNA Multi-Vitamin Heat Protection Spray, $30, Sephora.

12 of 20 sephora.com

GHD Heat Protect Spray, $22, sephora.com.

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When it comes to maintaining those spirals, panelists voted this as the product they can't live without.

14 of 20 cvs.com

GARNIER Whole Blends Coconut Oil & Cocoa Butter Leave-In Conditioner, $7, CVS

15 of 20 target.com

CAROL’S DAUGHTER Almond Milk Leave-In Conditioner, $11, Target.

16 of 20 walmart.com

INFUSIUM23 Moisture Replenisher Leave-in Treatment, $6, 8 oz, Walmart.

17 of 20 ouidad.com

OUIDAD Curl Immersion Triple Treat Deep Conditioner, $38, ouidad.com.

18 of 20 sephora.com

Madam C.J. Walker Beauty Culture Curl Define Milk, $26, sephora.com (available June 2016).

19 of 20 sallybeauty.com

ORS Olive Oil With Pequi Oil Smooth nd Easy Edge Gel, $5, Sally Beauty.

20 of 20 ulta.com

Shea Moisture Fruit Fusion Weightless Crème Rinse, $11, ulta.com.

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