Let’s not sugarcoat our situation. Money is short for most of us as millions have lost their jobs or have had their incomes severely decreased. This isn’t our fault, and while we wait on some relief from the government, we still have regular things we must do like caring for our hair. Conditioning our hair is crucial to keeping it healthy and thriving so I felt it was time to share some natural hair leave in conditioners that wont’ break the bank but work amazingly well in all natural hair textures.
Leave in conditioners are essential for most naturals. This lightweight product acts as a protective barrier around the hair shaft as we manipulate the strands in styling. In addition, it adds a bit of moisture for the days after styling. They can be used daily because they are lighter and they make for better daily styling. Natural hair leave in conditioners do not have to be expensive and while you may not be able to afford your faves, here’s a list of some really great ones that are under $15 and work wonders.
Snarls and tangles can be a challenge on any head, but textured hair can be the toughest! The oval shape of curly strands can interlock like no other and may also be more prone to dryness. Curlific! Moisture Rich Leave-In solves both problems. This product is under $10 and can be found online for easy purchase and shipping.
The ORS Curls Unleashed Shea butter & Mango Leave -in Conditioner wraps your curls in a protective mlange blended with shea butter, mango and other ingredients. This leave in helps to protect your strands while adding moisture. Softens the hair for easier detangling and curl manageability.
EDEN BodyWorks Coconut Shea Leave-In Conditioner
Coconut Shea Leave In Conditioner is formulated with one of nature’s best moisturizers, Coconut Oil, to penetrate and revitalize tresses· Blended with Shea butter to seal in moisture. Though primarily a moisturizer, this Leave In also helps smooth and clump curls together, leading to more defined styling and under $10.
There must be a perfect balance of protein and moisture in natural hair to stay healthy and Elucence Moisture Balance Conditioner provides continuous moisturizing with fatty acids, triglycerides, squalane, lipids and wheat proteins. All this mega moisture for just under $10!
A great line for curlies of all textures, this leave-in is ideal for the heat-styling natural who’s all about protecting her strands. Jane Carter Revitalizing Leave‑In Conditioner acts as a re-hydrator and nurtures and detangles damaged hair with ease. Right under $10 makes this a must-have for the damaged natural who loves heat-styling.
Design Essentials Natural Almond and Avocado Detangling Leave-In Conditioner is a moisturizing leave-in formula that instantly penetrates hair cuticles to soften and smooth for manageability, curl definition and frizz control. Natural oils improve manageability and provide a luminous shine. Formula is a lightweight, non-sticky moisturizing conditioner with nourishing botanicals and Vitamin E. This one is even under $7!
When it comes to natural hair leave in conditioners, finding ones that work and work well can be a challenge, so spending a lot of money can be a daunting. This list is a good solid list of great leave-ins to try this fall and winter that won’t break the bank and may become your Holy Grail!
What’s your fave leave-in during fall and winter or which one are you ready to give a try?