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    21 Probably Life-Changing Products Every Person With Damaged Hair Needs

    Because split ends suck.

    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page if you decide to shop from them. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. A bottle of plant-based detangler that smells like creamsicles and will banish fly-aways and keep your hair feeling smooth and silky.

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    I have this and I am obsessed with it. Like, if I could marry it, I would. It smells like a dream and brushing through my processed, fine hair has never been easier.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $6.97. Also available in a pack of two.

    2. A Revlon styling brush that dries, volumizes, and styles your locks all in one go. Now you won't need to mess around with a thousand hair tools and completely fry your hair in the process.

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    Also great if you're short on time and can't dry and style your hair in minutes without any help.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $58.47. Also available in blue.

    3. A bottle of heat-activated protection spray that'll hit your hair with a dose of vitamins before you get down to business with your styling tools.

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    As an added bonus, it won't weigh down your hair, so your bouncy curls or beachy waves won't fall flat in, like, five minutes (been there, hate that).

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $5.96.

    4. A highly-rated collagen treatment that'll repair your poor over-styled locks. Great if you've been going crazy with heat tools or coloured your hair a few too many times.

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    One BuzzFeed writer was especially impressed by how it tamed her hay-like, frizzy hair and made it feel like silk (basically, what we're all aiming for here). If you want more info, check out her full review of Elizavecca CER-100 Collagen Coating Hair Protein Treatment (it's #1 on this list).

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $18.

    5. A pack of invisible coiled hair ties that'll keep your hair free of crazy crimps and tangles, and won't cause breakage when you slide them off. They also look cuter than classic hair ties when you rock them on your wrists.

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    One BuzzFeed writer sampled it out and was hella impressed by the fact that it kept her hair in place without snagging (you can check out her full review here, it's #1 on the list).

    Get a pack of three on Amazon Canada for $11.32.

    6. Or a pack of satin scrunchies for when you're feeling a bit fancier. They won't tug on your hair like classic hair ties and are easy to slide off, so there won't be any pullage.

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    This pack comes with 28 scrunchies in every colour under the sun, so you'll have one to match every ensemble in your closet.

    Get it for $12.99.

    7. A silicone shampoo brush that'll evenly distribute your shampoo, conditioner, or mask without tugging at your roots. Love having your scalp massaged at a salon? You can get that feeling at home with this lil’ guy.

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    Reviewers also say it's great for migraines and headaches.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $3.38+. Also available in pink.

    8. A bottle of individual treatment capsules that will resuscitate your limp locks with keratin, silk proteins, and vitamin E. They can be used as a heat protectant and as a repair serum, so you'll really get your money's worth.

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    They're biodegradable, so you won't be causing any harm to the environment while mending your hair.

    Get a pack of 30 on Amazon Canada for $25.95.

    9. A bottle of salon-level hair serum that’ll save your dry, damaged hair and give you that silky shine you’ve always dreamed of having. It also fights frizz and protects your hair from blasts of heat.

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    One BuzzFeed editor says that it makes her hair feel just as shiny and gorgeous as it is when she leaves the salon, so you know this stuff is legit. You can read her praises here (it's #10).

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $15.99. Also available in packs of two and four.

    10. An all-natural coconut oil hair mask that deep conditions and hydrates your hair to the max without making it oily. It also helps with dandruff, if you're tired of finding flakes by your roots.

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    If you want your hair to smell like a beach vacation, this will also do the trick.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $15.99.

    11. This miracle keratin leave-in product that'll help your hair grow longer and stronger. A ton of reviewers say they saw and felt a difference after one use, so you may want to jump on this bandwagon (I know I do).

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $21.06.

    12. A microfibre hair towel that helps to prevent breakage, split ends, and frizz. It also works its magic faster than a traditional towel, so you won't be tempted to give up and turn to your blowdryer.

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    It hooks into place with button, so you can wear it while you do your make-up or eat breakfast.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $18.49. Also available in dark grey.

    13. A fancy smart straightener that won't fry your hair and is worth every penny. It uses predictive technology and constantly adapts while you style so that the temperature is never too high.

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    It also goes into sleep mode after 30 minutes of non-use, so you won't burn the house down if you accidentally leave your straightener on.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $299+. Also available in black.

    14. A set of satin pillowcases that'll make you feel like you're staying at a five-star hotel when you crawl into bed at night. They cause less friction on your hair than regular pillowcases, so you won't tug on it if you toss and turn.

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    They're also great for your skin because they're hypoallergenic and don't pick up pore-clogging bacteria like other materials.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $9.99+. Available in thirteen colours and three sizes.

    15. A purple hair mask that'll breathe new life into your bleach job and help you banish brassy tones. It has hundreds of five-star reviews, and people say it works wonders in one wash.

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    Reviews warn that gloves (which it comes with) are a necessary because the colour is so strong that you may end up with purple hands — also, don't leave it on too long or you may end up with purple hair, too (could be cool, though).

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $29.95.

    16. This vegan leave-in spray that's specially formulated for colour-treated hair will and prime, protect, and polish it to perfection. It's great for all hair types and will make even the most unruly locks more manageable.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $9.50. Available in three sizes.

    17. This professional curling iron with damage control technology so that you can have the perfect beachy waves without sacrificing the health of your hair.

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    It turns off automatically, which means you won't spend the day freaking out about whether you left your iron on.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $105.03.

    18. A soft flannel head band to hold your hair back while you do your makeup or go through your skincare routine. It won't pull at your hair like clips or a hair elastics, so you won't have to stress about messing with your precious locks.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $10.99. Available in five patterns.

    19. A tube of split end fixer that'll mend the ends of your hair and prevent any further splittage. It won't weigh down your hair and it'll give you a glossy shine, too.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $21.49.

    20. A classic WetBrush because getting out of the shower with a head full of tangles is zero fun. It'll breeze through your hair without ripping or pulling at strands, wet, damp, or dry.

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    One BuzzFeed writer says that it makes "brushing your hair feel like ice skates gliding across freshly smoothed ice," and, seriously, who doesn't want to feel that? Check out her full review of the WetBrush if you need more reasons to be swayed.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $11.70.

    21. And finally, a pack of intense rescue shots that are like the hair equivalent of an elixir shot at a juice bar. They have Pro-Vitamin B5, strengthening lipids, and natural glycerin that'll bring your dry hair back to life.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $7.99.

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