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Natural Hair Care Products for Curly Haired Kids

6 best hair products for curly, wavy kids hair

If your kiddo was blessed with a mane of beautiful curly hair, you know what a nightmare caring for their hair can be. The key to tame those wild curls, is to find the right products. When it comes to our little ones we want to make sure we are using, not only what works, but what is the most natural. Here are some of the best products for our curly haired cuties.


Taming Dry Hair

Coming in first, for all hair types and age groups is T is For Tame’s,  Taming Matte Cream. This organic hair cream is made specifically for calming unruly hair. This taming cream works on all air types and calms frizz, flyaways, static and dryness. It is made with all natural ingredients that work to tame hair while smelling great! For curly hair, it's best to use it on wet hair to calm frizz and keep moisture in hair. 



The best shampoo for curly haired littles is Sheamoisture Mango & Carrot Kids Extra-Nourishing Shampoo. Curly hair tends to be on the dryer side so you want to focus on moisturizing and washing as infrequently as possible. When you do wash this is a top pick to keep your curly hair clean and moisturized. This shampoo gently cleanses and nourishes using mango butter blended in with certified organic raw shea butter deliver intense moisturization to dry hair and the vitamin rich carrot oil nourishes hair while smoothening unruly curls.


Cantu Care for Kids Nourishing Conditioner is a top pick because of the natural ingredients as well as the reasonable price point. This conditioner adds moisture & manageability with the perfect blend of pure Shea butter, coconut oil and honey formulated without harsh ingredients

Taming Mist

You want to avoid alcohol based products because alcohol zaps moisture from hair. That is just one reason why T is for Tame Taming mist is an excellent choice for taming and detangling. This hair styling spray is made for kids and it calms frizz, flyaways, static and combats dryness. T is for Tame taming mist is a natural and effective way to control unruly hair.


Leave In

Mixed Chicks Kids Leave in Conditioner uses natural ingredients to soften curls.  This lightweight and natural leave in adds moisture, tames frizz and defines curls. We love that it provides curl definition on a variety of hair textures. This leave in conditioner locks in moisture, allowing for shine and manageability and cuts down frizz.



Put that brush down! Your best bet for curly hair is to use a wide tooth comb. Combs with wide teeth are best for curly tresses because they can smooth out knots without upsetting the natural curl. The wide teeth mimic finger brushing which is the most recommended way of combing curly hair.


Finding hair care products that are natural and work on curly hair can be a lot of work and some trial and error. Give these products a chance and you will not be disappointed. 


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