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Moisturizing products and tools for 4C Natural Hair.

Moisturizing is super essential for healthy hair and growth. Side note; Oils aren’t moisturizers. Moisturized hair is less likely to break unlike dry hair.

Moisturizing products and tools
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Hello ManEmbracers, I hope your hair is growing and skin glowing. Welcome to my blog and be sure to keep it here for everything hair care.  

Just like plants need water and nutrients to grow and flourish, so does your hair. We all have come across the my hair doesn’t retain moisture, is always dry, never soft, always steel wool hard statements but is that true? No, our hair can be silky soft if we master the art of moisturizing.

To  master the art of properly moisturizing your mane, you first need to know about your porosity type & its needs and second, purchase all the essential moisturizing tools and products. In this post, we are focusing on essential must have products and tools that aid in adding, retaining, and restoring moisture into your mane.

In case you missed these posts on moisturizing, catch up.

Top 10 ways to moisturize Natural Hair.

LOC/LCO Natural hair moisturizing methods; What you must know.

3Ways to Properly Moisturize Natural hair twists.

How to keep Type 4 Natural Hair Moisturized for Longer

Is Baggy moisturizing method on Type 4 Hair worth it?

Essential products and tools

Spray bottle

Wanna spritz water or your favorite moisturizing ingredients on your hair, this is your to go to tool. They come in handy when you need to refresh your curls or when travelling for a few days(add moisturizing ingredients of choice to re-moisturize). 

Curl Refreshers

For y’all who need an on store product to refresh your curls because DIY refreshers or mixing your favorite leave-in with water isn’t your jam. Curl refreshers will revive your curls, giving them bounce, shine and keep them soft.

Refresh your curls; Best 26 hydrating Curl Refreshers

Hair ties/ bands/ scrunchies

I believe in working with sectioned hair, saves on time and product and also helps in giving extra TLC to parts that need it. So, to properly moisturize, section your hair and hold each section with a scrunchie.

Why sectioning Natural Hair is important.

Rat tail comb.

If you aren’t into finger sectioning, well this is for you. I do sectioning with my fingers all the time, I don’t really care much about neatly sectioned hair, I love my hair looking a little wild lol.

Plastic/ Shower cap / thermal cap.

Deep conditioners need a little heat to penetrate the hair shaft and strands, so either of the caps will come through. Apply your deep conditioner along your hair length, then wear your cap for a couple of minutes.

Applicator bottle.

For applying oils on your scalp and hair to seal in the moisture. Perfect for hot oil treatments, heat up the oils and apply using your applicator bottle.

Bonnets/ silk pillowcases.

Help preserve moisture and are gentle on your hair unlike cotton scarf and pillowcase. Wake up with your hair moisturized and silky soft by either wearing satin/silk bonnets to bed or sleep on a satin/silk pillowcase.

Deep conditioner.

A must have and use product if you’re chasing healthy hair. Deep conditioners restores moisture, improves elasticity,  repairs and strengthens your mane. Use a moisturizing deep conditioner after cleansing your hair.

Why deep conditioning your Type 4 Natural Hair is Essential for growth of healthy hair.

Moisturizing Deep Conditioners for Type 4 Dry Natural hair.

Why protein treatment is essential for Healthy Type 4 Natural Hair.

Leave-in conditioner.

Restores moisture,  softens your making it manageable and easy to style. Leave -ins are to be left in your hair until the next wash day and are to be applied after rising off the deep conditioner.

How to use leave-in Conditioners on Type 4 Natural Hair.

Top 40 Leave-In conditioners for 4C Natural Hair.

Butters/ Curling cream/ Oils.

Used as sealants, they seal in the moisture. Butters include; mango butter & Shea butter, Oils; olive, coconut, rosemary, jojoba, castor oils.

Top 30 Best Curling Creams for Type 4 Hair.

Get you a detangling brush and wide tooth comb to detangle and comb your hair. A hair pick to fluff your twist outs, braid outs and Bantu knot outs for more volume.

What are your must have moisturizing product and tools?

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