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    Updated on Mar 7, 2019. Posted on Feb 26, 2019

    28 Products That'll Give You The Best Hair Of Your Life And We Have The Proof

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    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 Catwalk curl amplifier to provide hold and control for your naturally textured, wonderful waves.

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    Promising reviews: "Thank god for this. My hair went from a frizzy gross mess of waves to actual defined curls. This product actually gives life to my hair. I apply it straight out of the shower while scrunching a bit, then I plop it with a microfiber towel on top of my head for like 20 min. I then let it air dry the rest of the way without really touching it and then I get really nice curls/waves without any frizz! Super easy and no diffuser or hair dryer needed for naturally curly or wavy hair." —Katie

    Get it from Amazon for $10.79.

    2. A set of hair extensions that'll feel and look so much like the real deal, you might even forget you have them in.

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    Promising review: "This was the best nine dollars I've spent in a long time! The color is a perfect match to my hair. The hair is very long — I cut at least 12 inches off. It stays in place very well. This is a fun addition to my going out look." —SBonert

    Get them from Amazon for $9.49 (available in four sizes and 24 colors).

    Find out more about why we love these extensions!

    3. A professional cordless clipper for anyone out there trying to keep their hair fresh daily without having to spend money every time their hair grows half an inch. SMH.

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    This products comes with everything you'll need. Set includes the clipper, eight attachment combs, oil, cleaning brush, instructions, red blade guard, and recharging transformer!

    Promising review: "The fact that it's cordless is amazing but it goes beyond that. The battery is very powerful and it lasts around two hours on one single charge. Also another upgrade is the fade staggered tooth blade which is perfect for blending. The fact that these blades can be zero gapped is incredible, especially for getting that first line out from bald fades etc. without having to wear out your trimmers." —AmazonCustomer

    Get it from Amazon for $84.52.

    4. A bun shaper that'll really come in handy on days you donut want to deal with a full style — this quick updo will do the trick!

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    Promising review: "I have long but very fine hair and I’ve always wished I could have a big voluminous bun. My first try I had it done in 15 seconds, so it’s great when you don’t have time to shower and you can just throw your hair up. The best part is that it somehow looks amazing even when you don’t do as good of a job rolling it in, like intended messy bun. I intend to use this a lot; it's so easy and looks so pretty, highly recommend." —Jamie

    Get a set of three different sizes from Amazon for $7.95 (available in three colors).

    5. A cushion brush with nylon bristles that'll detangle your hair without pulling too hard on your roots.

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    Promising review: "This brush works wonders! I really think it works for all types of hair. I recommend! My hair is naturally curly, but this brush made the curls a lot more defined." —Chrissy

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99.

    6. A tapered, ceramic Remington Pro curling wand that might as well have come from Ollivander's because it's straight up magic.

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    Promising review: "I’m one of those people that just sucks at curling my hair. I tried numerous times to curl my hair with a curling iron, but I can never get it right. I love this wand! I literally feel like a pro curling my hair and it took less than 10 minutes! It used to take forever with those darn curling irons. Never again! Seriously tho, this is a must have for all." —em_b_sd

    Get it from Amazon for $20.

    Learn more about the curling wand in our closer look!

    7. A HSI Professional hair straightener with a six-foot, 360 degree swivel cord to straighten, flip or curl your hair for the gods!

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    The set includes a glove, pouch and travel size argan oil that you can use as a leave-in hair treatment to prevent heat damage.

    Promising review: "This is the holy grail, guys. They’ve done it. They’ve made a flat iron that can control the beast. 10x better than my other iron, and I can get my hair done in about 20 minutes now!" —Tiffany

    Get it from Amazon for $24.14 (available in six colors).

    8. A bottle of 100% pure, hexane-free castor oil made with rich vitamins and fatty-acids that'll help repair, grow, and maintain damaged hair. It can also be used for skin, eyelash, and nail health!

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    Promising review: "I had an allergy in my scalp 10 months ago that made the back of my head bald. I was really desperate to try a hair growing product to bring my hair back. I read online and found out castor oil is one of the greatest products for hair growth, but there are lots of castor oil brands. I tried this product because of the good reviews, and ingredients because my scalp was really sensitive. My hair became softer than before and thicker, and one bottle of this castor oil lasted almost a year!" —AmazonCustomer

    Get it from Amazon for $15.95.

    9. An anti-dandruff shampoo formulated with Ketoconazole 1% to keep those pesky flakes and itchy scalp at bay.

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    FWIW: This formula is safe to use on color-treated, chemically processed and gray hair!

    Promising review: "This stuff is absolutely amazing. I was one step away from going to the dermatologist. I had severe dandruff that was so bad I could shake my head and it would come off. With just a few uses per week, I got rid of all of my flakes. My scalp also stopped burning from dryness. My hair has never been healthier." —Moo Moo

    Get it from Amazon starting at $9.30.

    10. A bottle of Fanola No Yellow shampoo for anyone with orange undertones they want out of their life. The violet pigment in this shampoo will get rid of unwanted yellow hues on grey, light blonde, or streaked hair.

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    Promising review: "Stop searching and buy this! I purchased this purple shampoo on a whim after seeing it on a BuzzFeed article. THIS SHAMPOO, let me tell you, has pulled any and every unwanted orange color from my hair. The shampoo is PURPLE, almost black. It reeks to high heaven, but so do most toners and glazes a salon would put on, so it's really not an issue to me. I use it once a week and leave it on for about five minutes while I shave in shower, and it does its job. Within two weeks it pulled all the orange brassiness from my hair and has left me with a wintery icy blonde that I never thought my hair could be. I love it so much and don't know what state of pumpkin I would be without this shampoo." —Lenna K.

    Get it from Amazon for $12.24 (available in eight sizes).

    Read more about this product in our closer look!

    11. A detangling brush to work through hair that's acting knotty. Its cone-shaped bristles separate the hair sideways (which is way gentler) instead of down.

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    Promising review: "I'm always skeptical of products that claim to 'glide through' hair, but this brush actually works! I have very thick, kinky, coily hair and this brush passes through my hair easily when it's wet or when it's dry. I'd recommend this product to anyone looking for a good detangling brush." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $10.77 (available in two colors).

    12. A John Frieda hot air brush perfect for anyone who loves a blown-out look but doesn't have time or $$$ for the salon. Drying your hair with a round brush + a blowdryer 👏is 👏a 👏myth. This tool does it all in one!

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    Promising Review: "It has two heat settings (plus a cool setting to set your style) AND ***ionic power*** to reduce frizz and add massive shine. And it has ceramic coating to reduce heat damage to your hair. I friggin' love this brush. All you need to do is section your hair out, depending on how thick it is, and roll it under your hair like you would a regular round brush — but because it releases hot air, there's NO NEED FOR A HAIR DRYER! Truly easy. And you get better results than with a flat iron, because you're lifting and brushing out the hair rather than just pressing it flat."—Maitland Quitmeyer

    Get it from Amazon for $33.32 (available in 1- and 1.5-inch sizes).

    Read our full review of the John Frieda Hot Air Brush.

    13. A bottle of It's a 10 blowdry volumizer with tough, all-day hold so the time you spent perfecting your favorite hairstyle won't be lost throughout the day.

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    Promising review: "Wow I love this product! Even my husband noticed and said, 'Your hair has more body!' It keeps my style and adds body and volume. I spray it in my hair when damp, blow dry, and then put it in a bun overnight. It comes out curly and holds the curl all day! My hair is completely straight without it." —Denise

    Get it from Amazon for $13.92 (available in ten sizes).

    14. An anti–hair loss shampoo made with argan oil that'll rejuvenate your scalp and bring those baby hairs back to life.

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    Promising review: "Omg. Guys this stuff actually works; I'm dead serious. I never read reviews but I figured I should and show you guys pictures because I'm so happy with the results. I have been struggling with hair loss since I started undergrad, and I have found each year my hair is getting thinner and thinner and my hairline is receding on the corners. I saw this and read the good reviews. Now I see why the reviews are so amazing. It's been 16 days as of today and the results are insane." —christine rosenberg

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99.

    15. Or a biotin shampoo formulated with nutrient-rich botanicals like B5 zinc and coconut oil to nourish your hair and stimulate your scalp, removing any buildup that may be blocking your pores and helping your hair strands get strong. Believe me, this stuff is really gonna ~grow~ on you.

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    Promising review: "I saw this on a BuzzFeed post and figured it was worth a shot and it is. For several years now, I have had thinning near the front of my hairline and a balding spot forming over my left temple/forehead region. No new growth in years. I have used this shampoo for one week and I have little stubble there now and I swear it feels like new growth! It's crazy. I had been hopeful but this is really fast. I even made my husband feel that balding spot to make sure I wasn't imagining it and he confirmed it. I have changed nothing else in my routine, only adding this shampoo. In addition, I have had dermatitis on my scalp for years, which I'm pretty sure contributed to the hair loss. I haven't had itching or flaking since I started using this." —Amber Copeland

    Get it from Amazon for $18.45 (available in four sizes).

    16. A molding wax for those stubborn hairs that need medium hold to lock them in all day. This formula has minimal shine and will give your hair some added fullness.

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    Promising review: "I have very fine hair and its so hard to do anything with it because so. I ordered this based on the reviews and how it won't weigh down or make my hair look greasy. This stuff is great! After I blow dry my hair, I add a small amount (about size of a nickel) into my hand and then begin to apply it. It gives my hair a nice shine but more importantly, it gives my hair the fullness and hold that I need. Overall great stuff!" —L. Avila

    Get it from Amazon for $11.70.

    17. A hydrating hair mask with over 3,000 five-star reviews, because it deeply conditions, detangles, hydrates, and revives dull and over-processed hair.

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    Promising review: "This product is amazing. After frequent flat ironing, my hair began to lose its nice texture. It became very dry and totally damaged. I was searching for something that I could use to revive my hair. After two washes, my hair looks so soft and shiny. Wow — I love my hair now." —Madhu

    Get it from Amazon for $12.30.

    18. A 2-in-1 ionic hair straightener brush so you can finally enjoy getting ready in the morning without ~literally~ pulling your hair out!

    amazon.com

    Safety features include auto-off and auto temperature lock which automatically shuts off the brush if not used for 60 minutes. Temperatures range from150°C (300°F) to 230°C (450°F) for any hair type.

    Promising review: "Yaaaaaa'll! Buy this thing. Seriously, add it to your cart right now and check out. RIGHT NOW! I have never liked straightening my hair. It took way too long (upwards of two hours) the flat iron would get caught in my hair, I'd burn my scalp trying to get too close, it just was a hassle. I'm so glad I tried this because what used to be a 2+ hour ordeal took only 45 minutes — and most of that was taking my hair down and detangling it from washing it! The actual straightening process was maybe 20 mins." —Manuel

    Get it from Amazon for $39.99.

    19. A pack of super durable hair ties for people with thick, long, and curly hair. These won't stretch out or snap mid-pony!

    Amazon

    Promising review: "First hair band I can wear all day without a headache. The hairstylist and colorist are amazed every time because of how thick my hair is, so this is a true blessing. It does not leave a mark. It does not pull my hair out. I can do twice or three times around depending if I want a loose pony or super tight." —Lyn D.

    Get a pack of three from Amazon for $10.99 (available in two colors).

    20. An all-natural henna powder so you can say goodbye to hair dye for good.

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    Promising review: "I can't stress enough how much I LOVE henna. I use it for pretty much everything — hair, nails, and lips. This is the cheapest henna I've found that hasn't lost its quality. I've been using henna for about a year and it leaves a gorgeous, natural-looking red that no chemical dye I've used could beat." —Krista M.

    Get it from Amazon for $6.98.

    21. A Bed Head waver tool that'll be like the opposite of your flat iron, giving you tousled, crimped, loose, or defined curls and waves. It's made with adjustable tourmaline ceramic plates (that heat up to 400°F!) so you can get a variety of styles — all using one tool.

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    It comes on a swiveling cord so you can twist it to reach every strand of hair, without getting tangled up, plus it auto shuts off so you can leave the house without worrying too much.

    Promising review: "I love the speed with which I can do my hair with this waver. Using a traditional curling iron takes me much longer and often gives my hair that overstyled, helmet-head look. This gives me loose beach waves that look just messy enough to come across as natural. I have short hair and it's great for my length. I highly recommend." —BeckyfromBama

    Get it from Amazon for $35.92.

    22. An anti-frizz hair-repairing serum made with argan oil, vitamin E, and aloe vera to control frizz, lessen tangles, and hydrate split ends.

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    Promising review: "I found this product through a BuzzFeed article for those with frizzy hair and THIS PRODUCT DID NOT DISAPPOINT, PEOPLE! I put this serum through the ringer! No frizz, no extra curls. Nothing! On top of that, it made my hair super glossy. I'm very impressed!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99.

    23. A multi-purpose coconut oil to moisturize and keep your hair long, strong, and healthy for years and years to come.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I've been using this for about two years. I don't know how I ever lived without it! I use it as a hair mask once a week and my hair's never been healthier!!!!! I also use it as a moisturizer and for shaving my legs. I highly recommend it! It's a great product at a great price." —Lindsay Thorn

    Get it from Amazon for $10.44.

    24. An argan oil hair mask that'll make your hair smooth by repairing it with 100% organic jojoba oil, aloe vera and keratin.

    amazon.com

    Plus, it works on a wide variety of hair types.

    Promising review: "Thank you argan oil for saving my hair!!! I live in AZ and the heat mixed with our hard water killed my hair. Literally I could run my fingers through it and pull chunks out. I've used this three times in the last week and it's like I have brand new hair. I will forever buy this stuff!" —amber

    Get it from Amazon for $11.50.

    25. A pack of three Batiste dry shampoos sure to keep your hair grease-free, no matter how often you decide to hit your snooze button and skip that pesky morning shower.

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    Promising review: "I love, love, love this stuff!! I, like others with dark brown hair, have had to put up with trying to get all that white stuff out of my hair when using dry shampoo. Which just ended up leaving my hair dull looking. But this product is simply amazing! Not only does my hair have much more body, but it also blends with my color, reduces my part line, and truly fills my hair with a fantastic depth of color, fullness, and manageability. Get this — you won't be sorry!!" —KathleenBB

    This won best inexpensive dry shampoo on BuzzFeed Reviews!

    Get a pack of three from Amazon for $15.98 (available in three sizes and nine colors).

    26. A color depositing shampoo that'll maintain color or add color to lightened hair so well you're gonna forget what going back to the salon for a touch-up ever felt like!

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I am growing out my natural grey/silver hair, and the lengths are bleached light blonde with a unpleasant yellow tinge. For the last year I have tried so many toners, purple shampoos, color rinses, etc. This is the only product that worked...now my hair is all the same color and I am finally free of the yellowish hue!" —Jess

    Get it on Amazon for $35 (available in 12 colors).

    27. A pack of 42 twist-flex rods for anyone trying to get curls in the easiest way possible. Just fall asleep with them in and wake up. It's that easy!

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I left the largest rollers, the purple and grey ones, in for two hours to see how the curls would turn out. The results were great! The rollers are the perfect size and gave me the same look as my expensive digital perm. I've been getting digital perms for the last year to the tune of $200 every 3-4 months, so these rollers, at $12 a pack, are a steal." —Hoyablue

    Get it from Amazon for $11.30 (available in three sizes).

    28. A bottle of hair-building fibers that'll help cover balding spots while you're still trying to grow hair in.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I was hesitant to try this, and I'm hoping my review will help someone else who feels the same way. I have alopecia areata, which causes circles or ovals of hair to fall out all at once. You can see in the pictures that a large patch is starting to grow in, but is still extremely sparse. The hair fibers are a godsend. I use the dark brown with the spray applicator. You'd be able to see if you got up close to look, and it works better where there's some hair than areas that are completely bare, but even on bare patches its much better. I would definitely recommend this for anyone, any age, with thinning hair or bald patches." —Christine Wilson

    Get it from Amazon for $24.95 (available in four sizes and nine colors).

    Looking at your hair all grown up and thriving.

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