A leave-in conditioner is ideal for application on freshly-washed hair before styling. Unlike a regular conditioner, leave-in conditioner stays on your hair until the next wash and makes hair more manageable. All hair types can benefit from one, but it is highly beneficial for individuals with dry, frizzy, and over-processed hair. Leave-in conditioners generally contain humectants, substances that draw in moisture from the atmosphere and help hydrate and soften dry, weak strands. Boosting hair’s elasticity and fortifying them, they help detangle hair and protect tresses from environmental damage, like sun exposure and pollution, as they create a protective barrier around hair follicles. So, here are some of our choicest leave-in conditioners that will allow you to style your hair or prevent it from frequent damage with ease.
For Complete Protection
BBlunt Climate Control, Anti-Frizz Leave-In-Cream
Crafted specifically for Indian hair, this leave-in formula effectively rejuvenates hair and protects it from pollution and hard water—high in mineral content, it causes and dullness—two of the most common environmental aggressors.
This conditioner infused with hydrolysed keratin protein, pro-Vitamin B5, and quinoa extract defends hair strands against heat and humidity as well. It smoothens cuticles and enhances the natural movement of hair. Cruelty-free, it provides proper climate control and shields hair from heat styling damage, ensuring your hair is sans frizz always.
For Dry, Damaged Hair
Palmer’s Coconut Oil Leave-in Conditioner
Instantly detangling hair strands, this leave-in conditioner mist enriched with ethically and sustainably sourced coconut and Tahitian Monoi oils, fortifies fragile hair follicles.
It nourishes and moisturises parched hair in need of immediate conditioning and prevents frizz. Allowing an easy comb-through, it has added Vitamin E, which renders hair soft and supple. Free from harsh chemicals like parabens, sulphates, phthalates, and mineral oil, it can even be used on colour treated hair.
For Preventing Split Ends
TIGI Bed Head Ego Boost Leave-in Conditioner
Packed with the benefits of glycerine, a potent humectant, this leave-in conditioner seals your hair follicles from root-to-tip and mends damage like split ends effectively.
It can be used on wet or dry hair, to add structural strength and volume, boosting the ability of hair to bounce with shine. It also tames frizz and flyaways for smooth and healthier locks.
For Colour Treated Hair
L'Oreal Paris EverPure Color Care System Repair & Defend Lotion
Formulated with a unique antioxidant complex, this leave-in conditioning lotion rapidly nourishes dehydrated hair and heals hair damage caused by heat and chemical styling treatments.
Ideal for colour treated hair that is damaged and prone to frizz, this vegan, the lightweight formula prevents hair colour from fading and boosts its vibrancy. It leaves hair velvety smooth, lustrous, and can be used daily to avoid any destruction by harmful UV sun rays, water, and heat styling.