Beauty Awards 2016: The Best Drugstore Hair Products of the Year
BEST SHAMPOO & CONDITIONER FOR FINE HAIR
BEST TREATMENT FOR FRIZZY HAIR
We don’t throw around the term "miracle product" lightly, but this frizz-fighter deserves it. Apply to dry hair pre-shampoo for a look that will stay smooth for up to 10 days.
Buy It! John Frieda Frizz Ease 10-Day Tamer Pre-Shower Treatment, $11.99; target.com
BEST MASK FOR DAMAGED HAIR
It's incredible what this ultra-strengthening honey and royal jelly-infused treatment can accomplish in just three minutes, even on the most brittle hair.
Buy It! Garnier Whole Blends Repairing Mask Honey Treasures, $5.47; walmart.com
BEST SHAMPOO & CONDITIONER FOR DRY HAIR
This powerhouse duo contains a mix of oils (coconut, sunflower and argan, among others) to hydrate and add shine to straw-like strands.
BEST FOR TEXTURE
A few spritzes of this sea salt and kelp-infused spray create the kind of sexy, tousled texture that usually requires a plane ticket to somewhere tropic.
Buy It! Not Your Mother's Beach Babe Soft Waves Sea Salt Spray, $4.84; target.com
BEST FOR HOLD
This quick-drying, lightweight formula brilliantly keeps any style in place without stickiness or weighing hair down.
Buy It! Pantene Pro-V Style Series Airspray (Level 3 Hold), $6.99; pantene.com
BEST FOR COILS
Our natural hair testers raved about this multitasking leave-in, which eases detangling and restores moisture, shine and softness to curls.
Buy It! Dark and Lovely Au Naturale Anti-Shrinkage Twice As Nice Curl Refresher Spray, $9.99; walgreens.com
BEST FOR SHINE
Pricier oils are no match for this budget-friendly option, which gives dull strands a glossy finish while also taming flyaways.
Buy It! Suave Professionals Coconut Oil Infusion Damage Repair Oil Treatment, $5.98; walmart.com
BEST FOR BETWEEN WASHES
If you use dry shampoo way more than the real stuff (we're guilty!) this oil absorbing spray's for you. And, at less than five bucks a bottle, you can afford to go an extra day—or two, or three— without washing.
Buy It! Dove Detox & Purify Dry Shampoo, $5.29; walgreens.com
BEST FOR CURLS
Even on humid days, this dream cream delivers perfectly defined waves and spirals without the dreaded crunch. Plus, the coconut scent is absolutely heavenly.
Buy It! OGX Quenching + Coconut Curls Frizz-Defying Curl Styling Milk, $5.79; target.com