A boon for super fine or slippery strands, this lightweight balm will keep your hard-earned twists intact all day long.
To buy: $25, ulta.com.
Featured May 2015
For shorter hair, this pliable cream offers just the right amount of separation (but doesn’t ever feel heavy or slick). Infused with coconut oil, it leaves strands shiny and smelling fresh, too.
To buy: $22, ulta.com.
Wet or dry—day one or day three—this versatile spray creates tousled texture. With no heavy silicones or oils, you can layer on liberally to perk up limp strands sans stiffness.
To buy: $26, sephora.com.
Meet your shortcut to natural-looking waves. This pretty blue bottle coaxes straight hair into soft bends with algae-based extracts that work double duty to strengthen.
To buy: $28, net-a-porter.com.
Part mousse and part pomade, this volumizing pick offers the best of both: a lightweight formula and lasting hold. Curly hair types take heed: the creamy texture is easy to work through kinks and helps tame frizz.
To buy: $29, randco.com.
The ultimate finishing touch, this smoothing lotion can be used to tamp down a fuzzy crown, on mid-lengths to fix flyaways, or on ends to disguise any scraggly bits between trims.
To buy: $46. violetgrey.com.
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