The key to an effective protective style is taking all the right steps, before, during and after, to ensure your hair is healthy.
While many of us love a good braided style, it’s easy to neglect our hair while it’s braided. We either skip using products altogether, or use ones that aren’t super effective.
Because we want everyone’s hair to flourish and be healthy, we’ve rounded up the best hair products for braids. We’ve got cleansers, oils and the cutest way to protect your edges.
Keep reading to find out what’s on our list!
TXTR. by Cantu, AVC + Tea Tree Soothing Shampoo
Gently sooth itchy braids and remove buildup without stripping the natural oils with this apple cider vinegar and tea tree oil-infused shampoo.
Shea Moisture, Jojoba Oil & Ucuuba Butter No-Rinse Foam Cleanser
Oyin, Burnt Sugar Hair Pomade
Add a long-lasting high-gloss to hair, especially the baby hairs, with this hair pomade.
Girl + Hair, Restoring Hair Balm
Made especially for protective styles, this solution protects and restores the health of your natural hair.
Briogeo Rosarco Oil™
This nutrient-rich oil treatment that transforms hair from dry and brittle before, during and after braids.
Grace Eleyae, Satin-Lined Headband
We all know how important our edges are and this satin-lined headband helps keep them in tact.
Vernon Francois, Scalp Nourish~Ment Braids and Locs Spray