Look for Moisture in Your Conditioner:
What does naturally curly hair need the most? Moisture! We can all agree that dryness is typically the number one challenge of CURListas. Therefore you MUST find a conditioner that is formulated to help support this pressing need for hydration. Look for words that indicate that the product you are purchasing is a hydrating conditioner. You will see words like moisturize, hydrate, or even replenish. The real test however will be whether or not you see those curls POP! The secret to the best curls of your life is in how effective you are at moisturizing your hair.
One ingredient to look for is cetyl and cetearyl alcohol. While alcohols get a bad reputation at times, these two are on the good side. These fatty alcohols act as a gentle humectant, naturally derived from coconut oil. Their function is to attract and retain moisture to your hair strands. Therefore as you go along your day, these two healthy alcohols will provide a protective barrier around the hair strands and enhance moisture levels by drawing moisture out of the air and into your hair. The results will be less frizz, more control and the shine will be spectacular! Check out the ingredients in our Blueberry Bliss Reparative Hair Mask to see how these two moisturizing alcohols work with other ingredients to keep your curls happy and healthy.
In fact, one myth about frizzy hair is that frizz, in essence, is the result of the hair grasping for moisture. When you improve your moisture levels, you will feel your curls respond and see your frizz begin to diminish!
So now you know! The best conditioner for curly hair will do all of these great things for your hair which includes; providing slip and retaining moisture. With regular use, you can expect to see longer, stronger, healthier curls with the best conditioner for curly hair.