You wash your child’s hair every other day, condition and comb – never brush. But 5 minutes after you do her hair, it still looks like she stuck her hand in the electrical outlet, and all the frizz-fighting detanglers in the world can’t tame her hair.
Jannah’s List found 10 kid-friendly hair styling products that actually work, especially on ethnic hair!
1. Suave Kids Cherry Vanilla Bop Mousse
The first mousse formulated specifically for kids from Suave®. Cherry Vanilla Bop mousse is formulated with lightweight conditioner to help control frizz, define curls and smooth hair for all-day style without the crunch. The trusted formula rinses-off clean so kids (and parents) won’t see any residue. Suave Kids® bath time and hair essentials are specially formulated to be head-to-toe gentle and tear-free for little ones.
2. Ouidad KRLY Kids Pump & Go Spray Gel
KRLY Pump & Go Spray Gel for kids contains special wheat proteins that calm out of control curls, making them supremely manageable and easy-to-style while blocking out frizz-causing humidity. Easy spray on application is perfect for the kid on the go. A kid’s life is complicated enough. Ouidad makes curl care easy for kids.
3. Hot Tot Sweet Pea Serum
Hot Tot Sweet Pea Serum keeps tiny tot’s curls soft and smooth. This socially-responsible line was created for babies and beyond, with a moisture-rich formula that smooths frizz and offers soft definition without leaving hair sticky, greasy or stiff. And as always, all Hot Tot products contain no harsh chemicals, just natural ingredients.
4. Kooky Kiwi Styling Cream
So Cozy Styling Cream tames frizz, smoothes and controls hair without harsh chemicals or heavy oils. Blended with Vitamin E and Panthenol to hydrate, strengthen and condition hair. Enriched with Aloe Vera, Silk Amino Acids and Kiwi Extracts to leave hair silky and shiny. Great for both curly and straight hair!
5. Eco Kid Organics for Kids Bubbalicious for Girls
This is the only type of bubble gum you want in your hair…soft hold and natural shine, great for smoothing flyaway hairs. Loaded with pure essential oils in their products that smell nice to us but not nice for lice.
Bubbalicious is suitable for soft styling ‘wet looks’ with light control, and because they don’t use artificial fragrances, silicones or petrochemicals, they are also protecting the planet one style at a time.
6. Paul Mitchell Kids Taming Spray
This Paul Mitchell Taming Spray calms, controls and glides through your knotted hair leaving it tangle free with enhanced body and shine. With a light and fresh sent, it quickly turns fly-aways, frizz and uneven ends into soft curls.
7. Hip Peas Curl Tamer
Go from wild curls to wild about curls with Hip Peas Curl Tamer! Makes the most of your little one’s assets – moisturizes, enhances, and defines waves and curls without weight. Also detangles, tames frizz, and eliminates static while preventing breakage. Leaves curls silky and soft!
8. Original Little Sprout Curl Calmer
For babies & up, families love Curl Calmer. Tight, medium, frizzy curls & waves relax, leaving hair glossy and silky soft, and dry tresses soak up soothing moisture leaving locks stronger & softer. Helps strengthen & protect against breakage with jojoba protein. Never crunchy or sticky. Relax & enjoy clean feeling, silky, frizz-free gorgeous locks.
9. Curly Q Gel-les’c – Curl Jelly
It isn’t a gel, and not quite a serum it’s Curl Gel-les’c (pronounced Curl Jealousy). This botanically based, organic curl styler imparts brilliant sheen, banishes frizz, and holds those twirls in place! Transform dry frizzy locks into the enviable curls that every girl dreams of, with Curly Q Gel-les’c!
10. Mixed Chicks Kid’s Tangle-Tamer
Worried about what to do the next day with your little one’s nest? Mixed Chicks Kid’s Tangle-Tamer is a light, moisturizing mist that revives bedhead and gives wild hair a fresh look. As natural as it gets and made in the U.S.A.