Best in Black Beauty 2017: Our Fave Black-Owned Brand

Our love affair with Briogeo began when we first saw this Black-owned line in Sephora, but the impeccable formulas are what keep us loyal. Shop four of our favorite picks from the brand below!

ESSENCE Editors Apr, 25, 2017

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.

1 of 4 Baksiabat

Your itchy scalp will thank you for this cooling, charcoal-infused treatment that removes buildup and provides hydration. 

available at Sephora $32 Buy Here

2 of 4 Baksiabat

A nutrient-rich blend of rosehip, argan and coconut oils work together to protect hair from UV exposure, all while adding shine and reducing frizz. What isn't there to love?

available at Sephora $28 Buy Here

3 of 4 Baksiabat

Use this intense treatment once a week to restore moisture and prevent future damage. Some of its key ingredients include almond oil (for shine), rosehip oil (hydration) and B-vitamins for reversing heat damage. 

available at Sephora $36 Buy Here

4 of 4 Baksiabat

This sulfate-free formula cleanses hair without stripping away the essential oils that keep it moisturized. And Maltodextrin also coats each strand, creating the illusion of fullness.