You already pay attention to the ingredients you slather on your face, so why would you neglect those going on your hair? In fact, what you put on your hair can greatly impact the texture, shine, and health of your hair. Not to mention, limiting yourself to the number of chemicals you're exposed to on a daily basis is typically a good idea! And thankfully, today's all-natural hair options are less like the crunchy brands of the past. They're as luxurious as ever. Get the scoop on four brands to try, plus a preview of an exciting new one dropping in January!
Shea Moisture: You might not know it, but this drugstore favorite is chalk full of good-for-you ingredients like chamomile, coconut oil, jojoba seed, and more. But, more importantly, it doesn't contain any of the bad ingredients. It's natural, organic, sustainably-produced, and sulfate and paraben-free, whenever possible!
What to buy: Curl & Style Milk ($10.99)
With more than 600 reviews on Influenster, this top-rated curl enhancing product has a 4.6-star rating and has reviewers raving.
Rahua: A top player in the natural beauty game, Rahua is formulated with authentic Amazonian ingredients, thus delivering organic goodness to your locks. The name actually comes from the rare Ungurahua nut found in the rainforest and is very effective at repairing damaged hair. It's natural, vegan, and gluten-free.
What to buy: Shampoo ($34)
This is a classic for Rahua. The Rahua oil, quinoa, coconut and shea butter is nourishing to hair while is cleansing and removing oil, dirt and bacteria.
Acure Organics: This family-owned and operated business is determined to remain gluten, sulfate, paraben, phthalate-free as well as use only plant and food-based natural, organic ingredients. Not only do they carry haircare products, but they also have a line of skincare goodies as well as products for babies.
What to buy: Hydrating Shampoo ($9.99)
You can actually find this good-for-you shampoo at Target for less than $10. And it's so good, it has a 4.5-star rating!
John Masters Organics: Founded by the legendary hairstylist, John Masters, the eponymous brand boasts organic ingredients sourced from farmers and harvesters. In addition, they use 100 percent recyclable packaging and earth-friendly production methods to ensure a totally organic yet luxurious experience.
What to buy: Rose & Apricot Hair Milk ($26)
A classic to many, this rose and apricot milk is as delicious-smelling as it is effective. It contains nine organic oils and extracts that help moisturize, defrizz, and add shine to hair.
Bonus: Not Your Mother's Natural
We are launching a new brand!! 🌱🌱 NOT YOUR MOTHER'S NATURALS! 🌱🌱 Botanical blends for all hairtypes. Will be available in January at ULTA Beauty and Walgreens (get a sneak peek on our website now)! #ecofriendlybeauty #naturalhaircare #NYMnaturals #damagedhair #finehair #dryhair #curlyhair #notyourmothers
Coming this January, Influenser-favorite Not Your Mother's is getting into the natural haircare game with their new Natural line. The new plant-derived line will include 13 new products for a variety of different hair needs! As if that wasn't enough, the lines will be free of parabens, silicone, sulfates, and synthetic dyes.
What are your favorite all-natural brands? Share with us your picks and products!