These natural hair products from the Natural Beauty Awards will leave your hair feeling silky, strong, and clean.
Andalou Argan Stem Cells Age Defying Style Crème, $10, andalou.com
Star ingredients: Apple, argan, and grape stem cells are on a mission in this styling and conditioning product to repair and regenerate hair cells.
Tester feedback: “I haven’t used many leave-in treatments, but the end results were amazing with this one! My hair had body and fullness, as if I had spent more time styling it.” —Jamie Varangkounh, English professor and yoga teacher, Ames, Iowa
Desert Essence Organic Coconut & Jojoba Blended Oil, $17, dessertessence.com
Star ingredients: Extra virgin coconut and jojoba oils excel at sealing in moisture.
Tester feedback: “It is oil based but did not leave my hair or skin feeling greasy.” —Monica Martinez, animal control officer, Corpus Christi, Texas
Desert Essence Island Mango Shampoo, $9, desertessence.com
Star ingredients: Mango seed butter, rich in Vitamin A and C as well as essential fatty acids, boosts hair‘s strength and luster.
Tester feedback: “The mango seed butter and shea butter made my hair notably softer and more manageable.” —Sarah Brown, insurance agent, Pittsburgh
Jack Black Nourishing Hair & Scalp Conditioner, $20, getjackblack.com
Star ingredients: Organic kelp thickens, while tea tree leaf oil helps reduce itching and dryness, and jojoba seed oil, a natural emollient, creates a natural protective cushion around your hair shaft. (Jack Black markets this as a men’s product, but women love it too!)
Tester feedback: “I have very thin and oily hair. This is the first conditioner I’ve ever used that I was able to apply to my roots and not have my hair weighed down.” —Zsuzsana Morse, stay-at-home mom, Cheshire, Connecticut