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    31 Things From Target That Will Help You Totally Revamp Your Hair Care Routine This Year

    These products will *actually* do the work.

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

    1. OGX Renewing + Argan Oil Lightweight Hair Oil Mist locks in shine and moisture after you shower, to keep your hair looking and feeling its best. Bonus: It smells super yummy, too.

    A bottle of renewing argan oil hairspray

    Promising review: "So happy I found this at Target. I put this spray on after straightening my hair and it makes my hair shiny and healthy looking. I get so many compliments and I know it's because of this spray." —TargetLove

    Price: $6.59

    2. IGK Rich Kid Coconut Oil Air Dry Styler helps create the effortless air-dry style we all strive to achieve. Only a small amount is needed for the perfect beachy waves sans any stiffness or frizz.

    the product

    Price: $29 

    3. Dove Dry Shampoo refreshes strands, keeps oil at bay, and adds tons of volume with each spray. It'll also give your tresses some much-needed TLC in between wash days.

    A can of dry shampoo

    Promising review: "It works great and smells amazing! It smells like a high-end brand. Dry shampoo is one of those products that you don’t need to buy something fancy! Jaclyn Hill recommended this in a YouTube video a while back and I’m glad I gave it a try!" —KJF89

    Price: $7.29+ (available in one or two packs)

    4. A Maple Holistics Winter Blend Shampoo and Conditioner Set helps eliminate dandruff and other buildup on your scalp, which will truly make your hair look brand-new.

    A winter blend shampoo and conditioner set

    Promising review: "I tend to have slightly oily hair and I LOVE this combination so so much! It leaves my hair both clean and moisturized, which can be tough. I really love it — it's my new go-to." —Momof2

    Price: $14.99

    5. Tropic Isle Living Jamaican Black Castor Hair Growth Oil uses hair-loving ingredients to help moisturize, manage, and strengthen your mane, preventing breakage and encouraging healthy growth. Three words: You need this!

    A bottle of the hair oil

    Promising review: "Guys! This works so good! My hair was above my shoulders last summer 2020 and now it’s literally right above my butt. It's AMAZING. BUY IT!!" —Snoopivy

    Price: $8.99

    6. L'Oreal Paris Wonder Water gets your hair under control in just *eight* seconds (yes, eight!!). It helps all types of hair — thick, thin, straight, wavy, textured, and everything in between — to look shinier and healthier.

    A trio of wonder water bottles / Via Instagram

    Promising review: "I love this. It makes my hair so soft and shiny. It's one of my new favorite products." —Heather G

    Price: $9.99

    7. Camille Rose Honey Hydrate Leave-In Hair Conditioner infuses moisture into your tresses from the root to the tip with just a quarter's worth of product. Formulated with aloe leaf juice, bilberry fruit, and honey, this favorite adds heaps of hydration.

    the leave in conditioner

    Promising review: "No matter what else I do to my hair, after washing and conditioning, I follow up with this as a leave-in conditioner as the first step in my styling routine. This product leaves my strands moisturized throughout the entire week, and I used to struggle with severe dryness. Since using this product for over a year now, I don't have as much frizz and definitely less breakage. A little of this stuff goes a long way so one bottle lasts a long time, and seriously, I apply on wash day and that's it — the moisture stays all week. For me, it is not sticky and doesn't weigh my curls down if I apply the right amount. Love it! For reference, I have low porosity 3c–4a coily curls." —Mom shopper

    Price: $13.99

    8. TPH by TARAJI Never Salty Sugar Hair & Scalp Scrub gives a seriously deep clean—without the hefty price tag of a visit to the hair salon. Its hero ingredient is apple cider vinegar — that, plus peppermint and coconut oils help slough away dirt, and give your hair and scalp a refresh.

    the product

    Promising review: "This sugar scrub is incredible!! Makes your scalp feel so clean and tingly, and gets all of the residue out of your scalp. 100% recommend!!! Must buy!" —jshirley226

    Price: $13.99

    9. Wakati Paraben & Sulfate Free Water-Activated Detangling Conditioner for Natural Hair works like magic to smooth out knots and make your hair feel like butter. Another benefit? It provides your locks with tons of moisture.

    A person wearing a multicolored heart dress holding a bottle of detangling conditioner / Via Instagram

    Promising review: "It smells really good and it leaves my hair feeling soft and very easy to detangle." —Nicole

    Price: $9.99

    10. Function of Beauty Straight Hair Conditioner uses avocado oil to seal in moisture, leaving your hair as soft as can be. Did we mention it's also made from 100% vegan ingredients?

    The Function of Beauty straight-hair conditioner

    Promising review: "I’ve been using this conditioner for a few months now, combined with some of the serums that can be added, and I honestly love it. It smells amazing, is clean, and does not dry out my hair. I have no complaints. I would definitely recommend." —Targetlover9 

    Price: $9.99

    11. TRESemmé Thermal Creations Leave-In Heat Protectant Spray shields your strands from damage while keeping breakage at bay. Its formula uses marula oil and keratin to help protect against heat up to 450 degrees, so consider it your new heat styling BFF.

    A bottle of heat protectant spray

    Promising review: "Love this heat protectant spray! I love the quality, the price, and the way it made my hair look, feel, and smell. I will definitely buy it again." —Kae

    Price: $5.99

    12. Hask Curl Care Enhancing Mousse nourishes, defines, and refreshes your bouncy spirals to perfection.

    A collection of curl enhancing products that include a mousse, cream, leave-in spray, shampoo, conditioner, and deep conditioner

    Promising review: "It defines and gives shine to your curls perfectly. The mousse is not sticky and has a very nice scent." —Cherryblossom

    Price: $7.99

    13. TRESemmé TRES Two Hair Mousse Extra Hold keeps stray hairs and flyaways firmly in place, while delivering maximum hold and preventing stiffness *and* stickiness.

    The Tresemmé extra-hold mousse

    Promising review: "Have been using this mousse my whole life! Great mousse, smells good, and keeps my curls tight without making them too crunchy :) It also doesn't break the bank so I have been buying this product since I learned how to do my hair in middle school (I'm 25 now)." —Diana

    Price: $5.99

    14. As I Am JBCO Nano Water simplifies your daily styling process by strengthening, refreshing, detangling, and adding moisture to relieve dry or itchy scalps.

    the product

    Promising review: "My hair loves this product. It is now a new favorite. Does a great job of moisturizing and refreshing my hair." —DarleneS

    Price: $8.59

    15. Curls Dynasty Pumpkin Mint Deep Conditioning Masque restores dry, damaged curls by getting them strong, healthy, and full of moisture.

    The deep conditioning masque

    Promising review: "I hope my hair never changes nor rejects this deep conditioner. I am so thankful that I found this! It melts into my hair when it is wet and softens it almost immediately. I leave it in anywhere from five to 30 minutes, but it detangles even after just five minutes. I have many textures and porosity in my hair. This product works for all of it!" —Noshoesrequired

    Price: $13.99

    16. Batiste Dry Shampoo removes oils and adds texture and volume with one spray. And this particular one is specifically formulated for darker strands, so it'll leave none of that annoying white residue, like other dry shampoos.

    The bottle has dark and gold strands of hair and says "BATISTE" and "DRY SHAMPOO DARK HAIR"

    Promising review: "Love this product and the color matching to my hair. Freshens my hair up just right." –Sara Snow K

    Price: $8.99

    17. Bumble and bumble. Hairdresser's Invisible Oil Primer protects your hair from heat and UV damage. It's also made in an easy-to-use spray bottle and has a leave-in formula that softens and adds shine.


    Promising review: "If your hair is wavy and prone to frizz like mine, you will love this product. Just spray a little bit at a time until your hair feels nice and hydrated. It makes my waves wavier and takes the frizz right out. I love this product so much!" –Annabelle

    Price: $14+ (available in two sizes)

    18. Kinky-Curly Original Curling Custard Natural Hair Styling Gel allows your curls to stay precisely how you want them to through the *entire* day. The botanical formula will also add some extra strength to your strands, so it's a win-win for everyone.

    The clear container is filled with a  yellow-tinted custard and has a pink and red design that says "KIKY-CURLY" in a script font

    Promising review: "After two years of trying out every product out there to help me embrace my natural curls/waves this is it and I’ll never go back. Low porosity 2c/3a fine hair. Hair is soft, hydrated and I have zero frizz. Game-changer for me. Thanks KCCC!" –Pixietricks

    Price: $18.49

    19. The Doux Big Poppa Define Gel adds *major* definition to curls while adding a layer of shine. Sign us up!

    the define gel

    Promising review: "This gel is amazing! No flaking or crunchy hair. It has good hold but adds more softness to my coils. The smell is sooooo good!! I may never go back to the once very popular gel that I used before. This one cost a bit more but is worth every penny!!" —DecorLady

    Price: $15.89

    20. John Frieda Frizz Ease Moisture Barrier Firm Hold Hair Spray keeps unruly strands precisely where you want them to be—instead of all over the place. Give your tresses a spritz before and after styling to get the results you've been dreaming about.

    A person applying hairspray to their mane

    Promising review: "I have bee using Frizz Ease for over seven years love it! The hair hold and frizz is excellent." —Tammy

    Price: $7.49

    21. Rhyme & Reason Nourish & Gloss Conditioner leaves locks so silky smooth, you'll feel like you've just walked out of the salon. Bonus: If you're dealing with some serious tangles, this stuff works miracles.

    The Rhyme & Reason nourish and gloss conditioner

    Promising review: "I’m not one to go out of my way to write a review, but WOW! For reference I have fine, thick, long hair. I have been struggling for years to find a conditioner that doesn’t completely weigh down my hair, but still keeps my hair smoothed out and soft. And wow does this do that, plus I noticed my scalp doesn’t get oily as fast with this. Side note: I love the 100% recycled plastic bottle, and if you are wondering why it’s designed to be this shape, it’s to fit more product per truckload. A cylinder has lots of unused space between them when being shipped. Love to see it!!" —Lauren

    Price: $10.99

    22. The Honest Company Conditioning Detangler & Fortifying Spray heals split ends and breakage while taming tangles and flyaways. Trust us: You'll adore this product and its delicious citrusy fragrance.

    The Honest Company conditioning detangler & fortifying hair spray

    Promising review: "Helped my hair with frizz, and smells like an orange creamsicle. I don’t have issues with tangles, but my hair did feel more moisturized with this product after blow-drying." —Sarah

    Price: $6.99

    23. OGX Protecting + Silk Blowout Quick Drying Thermal Spray allows us everyday humans to create salon-quality blowouts from the comfort of our own home. Our hair styling game is *officially* upgraded!

    A bottle of thermal spray, primer cream and dry shampoo

    Promising review: "I had very thick hair and this product alone made it 10 times easier to curl. It even holds my curls so well. Also, it smells amazing." —Ari

    Price: $6.99

    24. John Frieda Frizz Ease Secret Weapon Anti-Frizz Touch-up Creme requires just a pea-sized amount to keep pesky strands and frizz under control.

    A tube of hair créme

    Promising review: "I’ve tried a few different anti frizz products within the same price range and this one is my favorite so far. It’s not heavy, it doesn’t leave your hair greasy, and it helps with frizz."Jackie V

    Price: $7.49

    25. SheaMoisture Coconut Custard Make It Last Wash N' Go Defining Gel-Oil uses a blend of hair-loving ingredients to give curly strands major definition and a soft, touchable hold.

    A jar of hair gel-oil / Via Instagram

    Promising review: "This product leaves your curls shiny, moisturized, and defined without the crunch or white cast buildup. I use it right after a wash and apply it on wet hair (leave in conditioner >jojoba oil> then this product on wet hair). My hair is all natural thick with 3c/4a curls according to that typing chart. Consistency took a little getting used to and I don’t smell anything." —Nae

    Price: $11.99

    26. PATTERN Leave-In Conditioner complements textured hair types by sealing in moisture and giving curls some extra pizzazz. *swoon*

    A tube of leave-in conditioner, a hair brush, and a candle

    Promising review: "I use this every time I wash my hair! I love the smell and how soft it makes my curls! The hydration you get will help your curls dry." —Ismile

    Price: $9

    27. OUAI Hair Oil sets the standard for how a hair oil should work by adding around-the-clock hydration, softness, and shine. And it also tackles frizz *and* shields your strands from heat damage caused by hot styling tools.

    A bottle of hair oil and flowers

    Promising review: "So far love this stuff! I have very thick, frizzy, and damaged hair from dying and hot ironing my hair. I’ve used this twice (a little goes a long way btw — I have long thick hair and use 1–2 squirts, anything more would probably make it look weighed down and oily fyi). Each time I’ve used this, I’ve let my hair air dry and woken up in the morning to soft, not frizzy hair…godsend. The smell is a bit much (floral) but once hair dries, the smell dies down and it smells like you just got back from the salon (in a good way)" —Sarah 

    Price: $14+ (available in two sizes)

    28. Bumble and bumble. Thickening Dryspun Texture Spray turns up the volume and adds lift to your strands in an instant. There's also *zero* annoying residue.

    A can of dry shampoo and texture spray / Via Instagram

    Promising review: "This is the perfect product to give your hair volume and texture. It’s lightweight and doesn’t weigh your hair down." —Paulaj

    Price: $31+ (available in two sizes)

    29. Drybar Rally Prime and Prep Detangler combines biotin and sea berry oil to prevent breakage *and* provide moisture. The best part? It won't give your hair that terrible weighed down feel.

    A person holding a bottle of hairspray

    Promising review: "Love that this made my long, thick hair easy to detangle but it didn't flatten or make my hair greasy. Smell is amazing too!!" —Lindsay

    Price: $14+ (available in two sizes)

    30. Nexxus Clean & Pure Sulfate-Free Scalp Scrub works triple duty to cleanse, purify, and replenish your strands. BRB, adding to cart immediately.

    A jar of scalp scrub

    Promising review: "I don’t think I’ve ever left a review on anything but this magical bottle is GOLD. I’ve tried so many crazy concoctions to fix my flaky and oily scalp. Even a darn egg. One use of this and it’s literally flake and oil free. I read a ton of reviews and tried it before a moisturizing shampoo and conditioner. Just scrubbed in circles for 3 minutes.10/10" —Targetqueen 

    Price: $17.79

    31. Clairol Professional Shimmer Lights Shampoo neutralizes orange and yellow tones in blonde and silver hair, keeping your hair color in tip-top shape. Save yourself that $$$ on toning brassy highlights at the salon!

    A bottle of shampoo

    Promising review: "After spending so much money on my hair, I wanted a really affordable routine to keep it very blonde and this does that perfectly! I was hesitant, but this works wonders. I can go weeks with no purple shampoo and boom, one wash and I'm back to platinum! I can’t talk this up enough!" —Tiana 

    Price: $9.59

    The reviews for this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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