April is Earth Month, so why not celebrate the environment by showing off your healthy and radiant hair? Steer clear of harsh chemicals and nourish your tresses with these six products that are good for your hair and the environment.
Define and de-frizz your mane with this lightweight finishing crème made from safe and non-toxic ingredients like rice amino acids, avocado oil, and quinoa extract. It adds a great bounce to curly or wavy hair and the fact that it’s both cruelty- and gluten-free is a plus.
Get silky, shiny strands the natural way with the help of this serum’s pure argan oil, natural jojoba oil, avocado oil, and vitamin E. Josie Maran uses sustainably harvested ingredients, fair-trade practices, and eco-friendly packaging for a “luxury with a conscience” philosophy.
On days when you don’t want to wash away your blowout, use this dry shampoo to absorb oil and leave your hair feeling and looking fresh. The natural ingredients include pure organic bamboo extract and nourishing natural blue yucca root that are grown responsibly and traded ethically.
Sweet Almond Mint Cleansing Conditioner, WEN® by Chaz Dean ($54). Sephora, 1714 Chestnut St., 215-563-6112
Why use five different products when you can just use one? This foam-free formula acts as a shampoo, conditioner, deep conditioner, detangler, and leave-in conditioner to cleanse hair without stripping away natural oils and comes in a pleasing sweet almond-mint scent.
Give your hair life with this conditioning masque made from organic essential oils like rose, sandalwood, and lavender. Yarok products, appropriately named after the Hebrew word for “green,” meet 100% of all vegan requirements and use consciously sourced ingredients to minimize the impact on the natural environment.
Try this Weight-Less Dead Sea Salt Spray to create on-trend, beachy waves with a fragrant blend of orange and lemon oil, vitamins B5 and E, and salt extracted from the Dead Sea. Hair Artist Mary Cohen created her sustainable and biodegradable line of hair products to rejuvenate color-treated, Keratin-treated, and damaged hair using no preservatives, dyes, or colorings. Hair Artist Mary products are now available at Roy Teeluck.