Five best hair care products

Beauty 100: Want beautiful, healthy looking hair? These top picks will help repair damaged locks and make managing your mane a breeze

René Furterer Karité Intense Nourishing Mask

Need to boost your hair’s moisture, save time in the shower, add softness and shine to your mane or simply eliminate frizz? Well, there are hair care products for all of that. And we’ve got five that we know you won’t be able to resist. Here are our top picks.

Chatelaine Beaty 100 logo


 
Chatelaine Beaty 100 logo

Moisture boost: René Furterer Karité Intense Nourishing Mask, $30.

The deeply hydrating René Furterer Karité Intense Nourishing Mask is all you need to apply to dry and damaged hair to ensure that it will be restored back to a healthy and manageable state.

Garnier Fructis Pure Clean 2-in-1 Shampoo + Conditioner


 
Garnier Fructis Pure Clean 2-in-1 Shampoo + Conditioner

Time saver: Garnier Fructis Pure Clean 2-in-1 Shampoo + Conditioner, $5.

We appreciate that finding an extra five minutes in the morning can be comparable to picking a needle out of a haystack. So do the good folks at Garnier: their Fructis Pure Clean 2-in-1 Shampoo and Conditioner does the job and saves you time.

Aveeno Pure Renewal Shampoo


 
Aveeno Pure Renewal Shampoo

Softness guaranteed: Aveeno Pure Renewal Shampoo, $10.

The Aveeno experts promise that the blend of seaweed extract and naturally derived cleansers infused into their Pure Renewal Shampoo will induce mega softness, while removing impurities and rebalancing the moisture in your hair.

Dove Nourishing Oil Care Leave-In Smoothing Cream


 
Dove Nourishing Oil Care Leave-In Smoothing Cream

Super shine: Dove Nourishing Oil Care Leave-In Smoothing Cream, $9.

Replete with non-greasy natural almond oil and mineral oils, this weightless leave-in smoothing cream controls even the most unmanageable frizz. But the best part: it will also leave your hair super shiny.

Herbal Essences Touchably Smooth Smoothing Serum


 
Herbal Essences Touchably Smooth Smoothing Serum

Frizz fighter: Herbal Essences Touchably Smooth Smoothing Serum, $5.

For days when your hair is feeling a little rough around the edges, nothing but Herbal Essences Touchably Smooth Smoothing Serum will do. Apply a squirt of the pink lily- and Asian silk-based formula and voilà: instantly smooth hair.

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