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When I think of de-tangling hair sprays, I think of my childhood, and while the product is often targeted towards kid’s tresses, using a detangler is an essential step if you brush hair after shampooing. Without this hydrating and softening product, you risk breakage and split ends caused by your brush trying to navigate troublesome knots.
While you may be concerned about a de-tangling hair product leaving your scalp and strands greasy (especially if you have fine or thinning hair) and weighed down, opting for a lightweight product to help smooth over trouble areas post-shower will also double function as a non-oily leave-in conditioner to keep your locks healthy and well-nourished. So, if you are one to brush or comb your wet hair, make sure that aside from using a hairbrush designed specifically for damp locks, you’re also using a hydrating detangling product to prevent damage.
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1. Pantene Conditioning Mist Detangler
Unlike other detangling sprays, this one goes on super light, so you won’t feel any leftover residue or heaviness from it. The spray, which is packed with antioxidants, both protects and repairs hair damage, making your hair look stronger and healthier.
2. Kinky-Curly, Knot Today, Natural Leave In & Detangler
This all-natural leave-in conditioner and detangler hybrid coats strands with moisture and prevents breakage and split ends post-shampoo. It’s designed for all hair types, including curly and textured.
3. Sun Bum Revitalizing 3-in-1 Leave-in Hair Conditioner Spray
Another multi-use hair product, Sun Bum’s nourishing 3-in-1 spray formula functions as a detangler, leave-in conditioner, and frizz-tamer. It’s also formulated with SPF to prevent hair from drying out in the sun and fading hair color.
4. R+Co Pinstripe Intense Detangling Spray
Working a knot out of your hair is so painful. Plus, it usually results in a chunk of hair being pulled out with the comb. This detangling spray helps smooth out your wet hair, creating a much more gentle combing experience. It’s a lightweight spray that’ll add shine and luster to your hair, so there are many bonuses to using it.