You have got your hair colored, you may be having heat styling almost every day, your hair is exposed to sunlight, and you wash your hair frequently. Result? Dry and damaged hair that looks so helpless that it may seem that there is nothing on earth that can fix the mess which has been made.
Luckily there are a lot of ‘fixes’ in the market. Haircare products have been perfected over the years that guaranteed, can solve all your hair problems. But, nothing can bring shine and moisture back to your hair like a deep conditioner which may be just a ‘leave-in conditioner’ or a ‘hair mask’. Regardless of the name, the right one will nourish your hair with just the right ingredients and will leave your hair super soft and repaired.
List of Best Hair Conditioners and Hair Conditioning Masks
The question is what to get out of the huge myriad of hair conditioners available in the market. This dilemma is no longer a dilemma as we have picked up the best deep conditioners that will make your sad hair as happy and cheerful as they ever can be. No matter what your hair type is, here is something for everybody and from every price point.
- Briogeo Don’t Despair, Repair! Deep Conditioning Mask:
Delivering exactly what the name depicts, this deep conditioning hair mask is perfect for curly, coiled, and, treated hair. With an amazing formulation of avocado, almond and, argan oil, this hair mask provides extreme hydration to the hair, leaving them soft and healthy-looking that you wouldn’t be able to resist touching them. As a reviewer said that she didn’t expect that she was going to like it so much that she will keep using it every time she washes her hair.
- Aussie 3 Minute Miracle Moist Deep Conditioner:
This drugstore, extremely affordable hair mask is exactly a ‘miracle’ for dry and dull hair. In just three minutes your hair will be hydrated and moisturized. Just apply and leave it in for three minutes and let the formulation of avocado and jojoba oil to work wonders on your hair. Rinse off and enjoy smooth and hydrated hair. It is paraben-free and is ideal for all hair types.
- The Mane Choice Herbal Hair Tonic & Soy Milk Deep Hydration Mask:
For a good ol’ deep conditioning, many conditioners come with a direction that asks the users to sit in a dryer to transmit heat into the roots for effective conditioning. But with Mane Choice Herbal Hair Tonic and Mask, you are supposed to leave it in the hair for about an hour covering the head with a plastic cap. Rinse off to reveal frizz-free and smooth hair. With a unique formulation of umutanga and palmarose oils, this hair mask may be the solution for your damaged hair problems.
- Olaplex No. 5 Bond Maintenance Conditioner:
Rated to be the best in providing hydration to the hair, this expert loved and stylists’ recommended hair conditioner is ideal for all hair types. Hairstylists use this brand’s whole range to fix dry, dyed and, colored hair as it is meant to revive their natural strength and health. Available at an extremely affordable price, Olaplex No. 5 Bond Maintenance Conditioner adds shine to the hair and makes them luscious.
- Mielle Organics Babassu Oil Mint Deep Conditioner:
We all love a nice scent in shampoos and conditioners and if a conditioner is packed with all the right ingredients that are meant to strengthen hair, soothe itchy and dry scalp and fix damaged and split ends, then why wouldn’t you want to buy it. Sounds like an all-rounder to me. In addition to that, it provides the right amount of hydration to your hair without making them limp and saggy.
- Shea Moisture Jamaican Black Castor Oil Strengthen, Grow & Restore Treatment Masque:
The name of this hair mask reveals all that this hair mask is capable of doing and none of that is a lie. Jamaican Black Castor Oil is famous for promoting hair growth while the peppermint infusion in it provides a slight tingle when you apply it onto your hair. It is more than just a regular conditioner (as your regular one isn’t effective enough in bringing moisture back to your hair, especially if they have gone through the highs and lows of hairstyling and color treatments)
- NatureLab Perfect Repair Treatment Masque:
Made from using stem cells of bamboo, argan oil and, pear oil, NatureLab Perfect Repair Treatment Masque is available in two versions. You can leave it in the hair for continuous repairing throughout the day or you can use the rinse out version if you are not a fan of leave-in conditioners. It is light-weight and air-foamy in texture, so it doesn’t make the hair look greasy. It takes away the damage and leaves the hair smooth in a way that nobody will be able to suspect that the damage was ever there.
- DevaCurl Melt Into Moisture Matcha Butter Conditioning Mask:
Matcha tea lovers may find it interesting that the famous tea powder is now being used in conditioners as a hair-care ingredient. DevaCurl Melt Into Moisture Matcha Butter Conditioning Mask works wonders on all hair types ranging from mildly curly and wavy hair to tightly coiled hair (aka 4B or 4C hair) giving them shine and a healthy boost of hydration. Along with matcha, it contains beetroot extracts and sweet almond oil that silks-out brittle and damaged hair. As for people with curly hair leaves their curls soft and more manageable.
- Ouai Treatment Masque:
This world-famous hair mask by Ouai is now available in an easy-to-use bottle instead of a jar, which is an up-gradation that it absolutely needed, since it helps fix broken ends and prevents the color of your hair from fading out. Made with artichoke leaf extract and tamarind extract, this hair mask will change the game of your fried hair and split ends without going through the horror of chopping them off. It retains the moisture and makes the hair look smoother and healthier than before.
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