After decades of customers calling for more natural haircare products designed specifically for kinky, curly hair textures, a powerful shift is underway. In recent years, we've seen the emergence of so many new Black-owned hair companies. Pioneers such as Shea Moisture and Carol’s Daughter have been joined by Black-owned haircare companies like Pattern Beauty, Grace Eleyae and many more in offering an inclusive array of products catering to all hair types.
Ahead, we've rounded up some of the best Black-owned hair products to shop right now (and always). We've included a range of product categories here to address all kinds of hair issues, including hair masks, scalp exfoliators, weave extensions, shampoo, conditioners and serums, from companies like Naturalicious, Bread Beauty Supply, Mielle Organics, LivSo, Girl+Hair and Hairbrella that are making waves in the Black beauty market.
Of course, there are so many great Black-owned businesses to shop, across lifestyle sectors from beauty to fashion. After shopping these Black-owned hair products, you can discover more new brands to try by checking out our favorite Black-owned brands on Amazon, Black-owned clothing brands, Black-owned soap companies and Black-owned gift ideas.
Popular product to check out: Haitian Black Castor Oil Scalp Care Conditioner, $22
Kreyòl Essence, founded by Yve-Car Momperousse, was created after Momperousse searched for Haitian black castor oil and couldn't find any to purchase in her hometown of Philadelphia. Now, Momperousse uses Haitian black castor oil to create her scalp care conditioner that uses essential oils like ylang-ylang, sweet orange and peppermint to soothe the scalp.