While there is no denying that the best way to spread some holiday cheer is to sing it loud for all to hear (to quote the great Buddy the Elf), another great way is to show some love to some Black-owned businesses with your holiday shopping. So many small businesses have been negatively impacted by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, but none more so than Black-owned businesses who have unfortunately been hit the hardest. So, if you’re still on the hunt for the perfect hair gifts for your loved ones, why not use it as an opportunity to #BuyBlack.
For anyone who’s not sure where to start, we’ve done all of the hard work for you. From award-winning hair oils to luxurious haircare sets, and must-try stylers, we’ve curated a list of insanely good hair gifts that anyone would love to find underneath their tree. Ahead, 12 hair gifts from some of our favorite Black-owned brands.
Bread Beauty Supply Detox Hair & Scalp Treatment Set
Know someone who’s scalp and locks could use a detox? You’ll want to snag this adorable set from Bread Beauty Supply that features their Hair & Scalp Detoxifying Pre-Wash Clay Treatment and Scalp-Serum: Cooling Greens Exfoliating Scalp Treatment—all housed in the cutest gingham lunch bag. Plus, it even comes with a matching scrunchie!
Kosa Elite 1” Infrared Styler in Black
For anyone in need of a new hot tool, this Kosa styler is an absolute must-have. This one-pass styler is equipped with floating tourmaline and ceramic plates that adjust to your hair to help you achieve both straight and curly styles with ease. The best part? It automatically shuts off after 60 mins in case you forget and leave it plugged in.
Briogeo Scalp Revival Stimulating Therapy Massager
Few things feel better or more soothing than a scalp massage. This super-gentle handheld massage brush from Briogeo can be used on a wet or dry scalp to provide instant relief and increased circulation. It’s sure to be a favorite part of any haircare routine!
Adwoa Beauty Baomint Bestsellers Holiday Kit
No wash day will be complete without this kit full of Baomint bestsellers that are curated to treat your scalp and moisturize your strands. It includes the brand’s moisturizing shampoo, leave-in conditioning styler, and deep conditioning treatment.
TPH by Taraji Mother Earth Moisturizing Clay Mask
Your locks are sure to be in for a treat with this nourishing clay mask from TPH by Taraji. Perfect for coily and curly textures, this mask helps to cleanse and lift impurities from your hair while defining your true texture.
Frigg Wellness Attuning Hair Potion
Fans of CBD are bound to love this natural hair oil from Frigg, which features a blend of CBD + CBD in addition to a variety of herbal extracts. Best for irritated scalps or dry hair, this magical hair potion acts as a scalp treatment, deep conditioner, and natural growth enhancer.
Charlotte Mensah Manketti Hair Oil
Looking to add some luxury to your haircare routine? Look no further than Charlotte Mensah’s Manketti Hair Oil. Featuring a unique blend of organic manketti nut and ximenia oils, this multi award-winning hair oil helps to improve shine, combat frizz, and nourish the scalp.
Grace Eleyae Detangling Brush
Detangling is sure to be a breeze with this ergonomic detangling brush from Grace Eleyae. Featuring wide prongs that won’t agitate your strands, this brush easily allows you to remove knots and detangle curly, coily, and kinky textures.
Sunday II Sunday Root Refresh Micellar Rinse with Apple Cider Vinegar
Infused with apple cider vinegar and micellar water this root refresh rinse from Sunday II Sunday, revives, renews, and refreshes your hair and scalp in between washes. Best of all? It doesn’t clog your pores and acts as a great hair scent refresher!
Pattern Beauty Slick Back Bundle
This Pattern Beauty bundle is a must-have for any curly girl hoping to keep her ponytails, buns, and puffs looking slicked and snatched. It features the brand’s strong hold gel, edge control, and 3-in-1 edge tool.
Afra Small Afro Pick
This small gold afro pick from Afra is truly a work of art! Featuring a high shine plate, this exclusively-designed afro pick will look as beautiful on your vanity as it looks combing through your kinks and coils.
The Wrap Life Leopard Head Wrap in Green
This leopard head wrap from The Wrap Life would make the perfect accessory for any winter hair look. Super easy to style, wear this head wrap as a headband, turban, or wrapped around a bun.
Will you be gifting any products from Black-owned brands this holiday season? Let us know in the comments below!