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23 Things That'll Help You Never Have A Bad Hair Day Again

*whips hair back and forth*

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1. A classic wet brush with soft, flexible bristles that'll oh so gently detangle your (wet or dry) hair.

@thewetbrush / Via instagram.com

Promising review: "It works miraculously at getting knots out of your hair (I have long hair and always gets knots at the ends). The bristles are soft too and massage the scalp nicely. I wish I discovered these brushes years ago." —Christine

Get a two-pack from Amazon for $7.98+ or one from The Wet Brush for $8.99.

2. A fan-favorite (hello, 1.2k reviews) anti-residue shampoo that gets rid of product and general gunk buildup, while boosting volume and shine.

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It's like a weekly or biweekly check-up for your hair!

Promising review: "I buy this every year — it really works! I have very thick, very long hair (24 inches!) and out of necessity use a number of hair products on a daily basis. This results in some grossness that builds up in my hair, but this shampoo takes care of that! You can actually feel the 'squeaky clean' in your hair right after you use this. A little bit goes a long way, so this also lasts a very long time." —Garie

Get it from Amazon for $4.83+.

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3. A nourishing line of hair sleeping masks to target frizz and breakage while protecting color repairing hair.

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Promising review: "You guys, this is so good. I have really dry, damaged hair because of too much lightening/heating. I used this and woke up in the morning with my hair so soft, the ends feel like I've just had a haircut. I recommend this so hard. The rose mask also smells divine." —LBJan

Get them from Sephora for $5 each (available in rose, acai, shea, and coconut).

4. A leave-in treatment that will leave your strands so silky smooth, you'll find yourself becoming a customer for life.

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Promising review: "I fell in love with this product after my hairstylist used it after highlighting my hair. Even after highlights, when my hair is extra dry, this product will make it soft, smooth, and easy to comb. I won't go anywhere without it and even have the travel size." —Chantel G.

Get it from Amazon for $17.53+. Also available in Keratin and Lite versions.

5. A texturizing spray to bring out the natural body of your hair and give you endlessly soft beach waves.

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Promising review: "Great conditioning spray that doesn't weigh down my somewhat thick but very fine hair. I have lots of body to my hair but this seems to make it look more wavy. I'm can get a nice style without using a flat iron or curling wand. Yay, something that lets my natural hair be natural not natty!" —Kathryn Chavez

Get it from Amazon for $4.84 or Urban Outfitters for $8.

6. A dependable hair straightener that works so damn well you'll forget how little you actually spent on it.

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Promising review: "This is my all-time favorite cheap straightener. I love the BaByliss Pro Straighteners, but this one has replaced my old faithful. I have mid-back relaxed hair and this straightener works wonders with ease and only one pass. I usually use it on the 400-degree setting, but it can also reach a salon setting of 450-degrees." —Melinda

Get it from Amazon for $27.39.

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7. A luxuriously soft silk pillowcase to prevent your hair from becoming totally tangled overnight and, as a result, creating various degrees of next-morning bedhead.

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Promising review: "This pillowcase is so soft and dreamy! I have real hair extensions that I spend a lot of money on, so it's important for me to do whatever it takes to take care of my hair. This pillowcase does that by preventing tangling, and I didn't have to spend $100 on it!" —Mary H.

Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in 36 colors).

8. A do-it-all hair oil that basically solves every hair woe (especially dry hair) you can think of.

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Promising review: "My hair is oily at the roots but really dry and frizzy everywhere else, and this oil does such a great job of absolutely eliminating the frizz without making it oily. It has surprisingly really improved the health of my hair. I wasn't able to air dry my hair before because it would get so frizzy, but now I just put on some of this oil while it's damp, scrunch a little, and it air dries so beautifully. I've never used anything so versatile! Also great for when you just want to blow your hair out. If you can only buy one thing for your hair, PLEASE do yourself a favor and let it be this!" —Alexis17

Get it from Sephora for $40.

9. Semi-permanent hair dye for a easy and fresh pop of pastel color that's totally not intimidating to pull off.

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Promising review: "I love to change my hair color, and with Colorista, I am able to do so without damaging my hair. It last at least six shampoos on me and the color fades nicely as it washes out!" —Lehmann

Read a full BuzzFeeder's review here!

Get it from Amazon for $8.24+ (available in eight colors).

10. An inexpensive curling wand that heats up quickly, is super easy to use (no clamp!), and holds your curls (depending on hair type) for days.

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Promising review: "Curls my hair like nothing else has. My hair is fine, but I have a lot of it. I opted out of getting my hair done for my friend's wedding and instead used this — my friends were blown away that I did it myself." —cjr14

Get it from Amazon for $16.49+ (available in four colors).

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11. Or flexible curling rods available in six sizes for beautiful, customized curls without zero heat damage.

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Promising review: "The rollers are the perfect size and gave me the same results as my expensive digital perms. I've been getting digital perms for the last year to the tune of $200 every three to four months, so these rollers (at $12 a pack) are a steal. I only needed seven for my whole head even though I have a lot of hair." —HoyaBlue

Get a 30-pack from Amazon for $10.99 or a 42-pack for $12.13.

12. A argan oil heat-protecting serum to keep heat and humidity from ruining your most excellent 'do.

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Promising review: "I have a LOT of unruly curly hair, but it is still very lightweight and fine. I've had a lot of trouble finding a serum that can manage the poof and protect my ends from heat damage, but this product works wonders! My hair usually gains volume throughout the day after I straighten, but with this oil it stays straight, flat, and smooth." —Elisha

Get it from Amazon for $12.99.

13. A super-cheap conditioning hair mask that transforms your lackluster and frizzy locks in a mere three minutes.

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Promising review: "Oh, the luxury of purchasing a product that works better than salon purchases at four or five times the price. This was an incredible find — it leaves my hair soft and shiny, a result that I used to get from Brazilians done at my salon, but this costs much less." —CM

Read a BuzzFeeder's review here (#5)!

Get it from Amazon for $2.98.

14. A hair dryer with three heat settings, two speed settings, and a cool shot button — all powered by tourmaline technology and a powerful motor to cut down drying time and prevent frizz.

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Promising review: "When I used my old one, my hair would end up being extremely frizzy and I would have to spend a lot of time straightening it to make the frizz go away. With this blow dryer, my hair doesn't really look frizzy at all when I'm done. Also, I love the cool button feature on this. Usually by the time I'm done blow drying my hair, I'm really hot, which causes the back of my neck to sweat and makes it really hard to style my hair. The cool button feature helps so much with feeling overheated. Worth every penny!" —Jennifer Ewing

Get it from Amazon for $28.07.

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15. A weekly color-depositing treatment that hydrates and fortifies your hair while maintaining your fab color.

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I've used the purple to maintain my color after an in-salon visit because I'm cheap AF. Also, if it's easy enough for me to use, it's easy enough for anyone to use.

Shop all nine color product lines (conditioner and deep treatment) at Overtone $17+ or shop select deep treatments at Urban Outfitters for $28 (available in pastel purple, silver, and pastel pink).

Brite Organix is also a great option and is available at Urban Outfitters and Forever 21.

16. A moisturizing spray for tousled waves with sun-kissed shine and a lightweight, all-day hold.

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Promising review: "No matter what type of horrid bed hair I wake up with, I just spray this, tousle my hair, and within one minute my hair looks likes I showered, dried, and styled it." —Amazon Customer

Get it from Amazon for $22+.

17. A gorgeous gold flower headband obviously meant for royalty only (ahem, you).

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Promising review: "I think it's really beautiful. Flowers don't look cheap nor cheesy." —Cate Lee

Get it from Urban Outfitters for $20.

18. A multitasking, weather-resistant styling treatment that might just give you the best at-home blowout results of your life.

sephora.com

Promising review: "This really is an excellent all-in-one product. I have thick, wavy hair that is somewhat on the coarse side. This product tames my hair's tendency to get big and poofy in warm weather while keeping me static-free in cold weather, all without weighing down volume. My style holds longer and hair stays smoother too." —rorschachalips

Read a full BuzzFeeder's review here (#8)!

Get it from Sephora for $15+.

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19. A life-changing pomade for thin hair to smooth frizz, tame flyaways, and seal in oils — all without weighing your hair down or feeling waxy.

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Promising review: "I have very fine hair that flies around with the slightest breeze. I've used various pomades for years to hold it down but all of them have a heavy waxy feel to them, except Kenra Platinum. It has a softer, smoother texture and applies to the hair very easily." —Tom W.

Get it from Amazon for $12.30.

20. Gentle telephone cord-like hair ties that won't leave a goddamn dent in your hair — or worse, actually pull out some strands.

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Promising review: "I am a hairdresser and I feel like this should be explained better. This is not made to hold your ponytail while you go for a jog, though it is strong enough to secure a braid. The beauty of this product is that the coils prevent your hair from getting a band mark. Want your hair to have lots of volume in the morning with no bed head? Gather your hair onto the top of your head and loosely secure it. In the morning, take out the Invisibobble and voila!" —Annadj

Get a three-pack from Amazon for $6.99 (clear) or Sephora for $8 (available in seven colors).

21. Root cover-up to help extend the time between in-salon touchups — plus, the powder formula goes on like a breeze (no crunch like with a spray) with no transfer.

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Promising review: "I am so glad I found this product; it works wonders. And even though my hair was lighter red than the cover-up, it still blended in really well. It didn't rub off on my fingers after application or rub off on my pillow overnight. The color stuck around until I washed my hair again." —GN

Get it from Amazon for $34.50 (available in eight shades).

22. Perfumed hair mist that eliminates frizz and keeps the shine very alive.

urbanoutfitters.com

Promising review: "Bought this on a whim because of the affordable price. Wanted a product that I could spray in my hair to refresh it and give it that 'just washed' scent on the go. This does just that. It's not too floral, fruity, or sweet, making it a more universal scent. This is better for your hair than regular perfume or body mist, which can be drying. Would purchase again; lots of compliments so far!" —ReviewerGirlLA

Get it from Urban Outfitters for $6.

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