22 Best Leave-In Conditioners For Natural Hair

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The 25 Best Leave-In Conditioners For Natural Hair

It can be a lot to take in when searching online or walking up and down the aisle, aimlessly on the hunt for a new conditioner. It's daunting to find the right one that suits your hair perfectly.

But you don't have to worry anymore, because we did all the work for you.

Now, you just have to figure out how you'll pick just one of the best leave-in conditioners for natural hair.

When you're looking for a leave-in conditioner, look no further than these 25 choices. They will surely be a staple in your beauty routine, helping all kinds of hair from dry, frizzy, and dull.

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1. Giovanni Eco Chic Direct Leave-In Conditioner

This weightless conditioner detangles your hair while adding moisture and protein to make your hair long and strong. This conditioner is also vegan and made in the USA.

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

2. Shea Moisture Coconut & Hibiscus Curl & Style Milk

Glide your hands through your silky smooth hair after trying out this amazing product. It's designed for everyday use to help you tame those curls for a gorgeous (and frizz-free) shine.

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

3. Not Your Mother's Naturals Tahitian Gardenia Flower & Mango Butter Curl Defining Conditioner

If you're looking for a chemical-free product, this is it! This conditioner is designed to help soften and smooth curly hair for an all day long bounce.

(Target, $7.59)

4. Cantu Shea Butter Leave-In Conditioner

This amazing conditioner repairs your split ends all day long, while providing moisture to dry and damaged hair. Hey, you can't beat the price point either!

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

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5. Curls Blueberry Bliss Reparative Conditioner

With its secret ingredient of (you can probably guess) blueberries, this will help your hair grow and promote health. Blueberries help pack the hair with necessary nutrients to hydrate and impede the aging process.

(Target, $2.99)

6. CHI Keratin Leave-In Conditioner

This conditioner instantly gives your hair a boost while providing all-day protection against heat and other things that can damage your hair. Restore your hair with this amazing mini-spray bottle.

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

7. Jamaican Black Castor Oil Strengthen & Restore Leave-In Conditioner

This is perfect for women who are constantly adding heat, coloring, or consistent perms. With its added ingredient of peppermint, this treatment will help soothe the scalp as it heals and restores.

(Ulta, $13.49)

8. Garnier Triple Action Sulfate-Free Curl Nourish Buttercream

With ingredients like jojoba oil, coconut, and macadamia, this buttercream will give you up to three days of hydration. It's perfect for the girl on the go with no time to wash her hair.

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

9. Briogeo 'Don't Despair, Repair!' Deep Conditioning Mask

Use this mask once a week to help make your hair healthy and vibrant. All you need to do is put it on for five minutes, and your hair will be protected from damage.

(Sephora, $36)

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10. Ouidad Moisture Lock Leave-In Conditioner

Loaded with green tea and Vitamin E extracts, control frizz and keep your hair manageable. This formula will help lock out humidity to tame your hair and keep it in place at all times.

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

11. TGIN Green Tea Super Moist Leave-In Conditioner

Loaded with green tea, Shea butter, and Argan oil, this conditioner promotes smoothe and lightweight knots. Keep your hair manageable all day long, and if you don't believe us, take a look for yourself — the reviews don't lie!

(Target, $14.99)

12. Camille Rose Naturals Honey Hydrate Leave-In Conditioner 

Best for everyday use, if you're looking to add a little shine to your routine, this is your product. A little goes a long way, and just one bottle will last you for months!

(Target, $13.99)

13. Miss Jessie's Leave-In Conditioner 

Made with aloe and soybean, this conditioner will leave your curls feeling light and free. Miss Jessie's formula focuses on anti-frizz and tight curls.

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

14. Earth's Nectar Nourish

This hair product is hard to get your hands on, and it's no wonder why! This spray keeps your hair detangled while fluffy and natural. 

(Macy's, $23.50)

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15. Kinky-Curly Knot Today Leave-In Conditioner 

Like the name eludes, this product helps keep knots away and removes them painlessly if they come along after braids or extensions. Just apply and brush through with a wide-tooth comb after a hair wash to reap the benefits.

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

16. Alikay Naturals Lemongrass Leave-In Conditioner

Blasts your hair with loads of hydration! The scent of fresh lemongrass adds to the benefits of this conditioner, including keeping your curls gorgeous all day long.

(Target, $12.99)

17. Creme of Nature Argan Leave-In Curl Milk

You can apply this conditioner to damp or dry hair to help give your curls a lightweight feeling. It's great for a hydrated feel that lasts until your next wash.

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

18. Carol's Daughter Black Vanilla Moisture & Shine Leave-In Conditioner

Packed with wheat protein and Pro-vitamin B5, your hair will remain strong when detangling. This product smells amazing and can be used every day without worry of your hair drying out.

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

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19. Oyin Handmade Juices & Berries Herbal Leave-In Hair Tonic

This tonic helps loosen curls while drawing in moisture from the air. All you need to do is spray it in just before adding braids, twists, or coils.

(Oyin Handmade, $13.99)

20. It's A 10 Miracle Leave-In Plus Keratin

Salon quality without paying the salon price. Helps restore hydration, detangle, and added shine. The added Keratin helps manageability and straightening treatments.

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

21. DHC After Bath Hair Oil

This is a great option for color-treated hair. After Bath helps combat dryness and dead ends. You just rub it through your hair after a shower or bath, and settle in for the night.

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

22. milk_shake Leave-In Conditioner

Reduce damage while promoting healthy looking  hair. The ingredient list isn't too bad either and includes honey extracts and hydrolyzed milk.

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

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