Essential Natural Hair Products for Wavy, Curly, or Kinky Hair for the Cold Weather

As the weather starts to get colder, it becomes the perfect time to take a special interest in the way we care for our natural and beautiful hair. As winter approaches us, our hair can start to feel different. Maybe it starts to feel more dry and brittle, or maybe you just want to keep a consistent hair care regime. Keeping a very simple regimen with consistency can be helpful to retain not only moisture but length. Things like doing protective hairstyles, deep conditioning, and using products catered to natural hair, can bring your hair to the next level.

Below and several products that can help your hair thrive no matter what weather.

Deep Treatments

Cold weathers demands for strong deep conditioners that can perform above and beyond miracles. Check out two of my favorites:

“Mixed Chicks Deep Conditioner”

“Nourish, detangle & restore curly, tightly curled or straight hair with MIXED CHICKS exclusive conditioning blend which penetrates and reconstructs damaged areas, transforming style-stubborn-locks into resilient, easy to maintain tresses.Softens, moisturizes & detangles” (https://mixedchicks.net/products/hair-products/condition-detangle/detangling-deep-conditioner-8oz/)

3 MINUTE MIRACLE MOIST by Aussie

This is my favorite product when my hair is dry, but I am in a rush.

“Here’s a deep conditioner treatment with 3X the moisturizing power. Transform dry hair into silky, shiny waves in 3 short minutes with a nourishing and intensely hydrating formula, made with a touch of Australian Aloe, Jojoba and Sea Kelp." ( https://aussie.com/en-us/shop-products/treatments/3-minute-miracle-moist).

Favorite Co-washes:

Rosemary Mint Cleansing Conditioner

“This unique system uses coconut-based cleansers that gently cleanse and condition, helping to preserve the natural oils and nutrients that keep hair more moisturized, shiny, and beautiful This cleansing system is also designed to help reduce hair damages caused by over shampooing”(https://www.renpure.com/product/rosemary-mint-cleansing-conditioner/).

True Co‑Wash Cleansing Conditioner

“This no-poo cleanser gently removes product build-up and conditions without stripping the hair of moisture. Free of sulfates and parabens, shea butter and coconut penetrates hair to nourish. A unique blend of honey and mango provide ultimate moisture” (http://bymadebeautiful.com/shop/true/co-wash-cleansing-conditioner/).

Detangling Conditioner

Aussie Mega Moist Conditioner

“Give your thirsty hair a moist makeover. Made with Australian Aloe and Jojoba Oil, this moisturizing conditioner maximizes hydration to soften your silky mane” ( https://aussie.com/en-us/shop-products/conditioner/mega-moist-conditioner).

OGX Quenching Coconut Curls Conditioner

“This nourishing blend with coconut oil, sweet honey and a twist of citrus oil helps to enhance natural softness, boost decadent spirals, and tame frizz for beautiful tumbling waves with bounce and shine” (https://www.ogxbeauty.com/shop/coconut-milk/salon-size-conditioner-25-4-oz-3/).

Price: Target: About $6

LEAVE-INS

TRUE Nourishing Leave-in Conditioner

“This leave-in conditioner is the essential step between cleansing and styling and provides ultimate slip leaving hair detangled and moisturized. Free of sulfates and parabens, shea butter and coconut penetrates hair to nourish. A unique blend of honey and mango provide ultimate moisture” (http://bymadebeautiful.com/shop/true/nourishing-leave-in-conditioner/).

Price: $9

Argan Oil Leave-In Conditioning Repair Cream

Benefits/Features

  • Deeply moisturizes to protect hair from damage

Quick tips for the winter:

  1. Trim those ends!!!
  2. Invest in a good deep conditioner and deep condition for 20-30 WEEKLY!
  3. Drink water!
  4. Love and rock your waves, curls, or coils as much as you can!