Black Hair Matters
In a world where representation and inclusivity matter, it’s crucial to celebrate and support black-owned businesses that cater to the unique needs of our little ones. As parents and caregivers, you understand the significance of providing the best care for your children’s hair, especially when it comes to the diverse and beautiful range of textures that make up their crowning glory. In this list, we proudly showcase 12 exceptional black-owned hair care brands that have taken it upon themselves to craft products specially designed for kids with curly, coily, and textured hair. These brands not only bring innovation to the forefront but also foster a sense of community, empowerment, and self-love. Join us as we delve into a world of nourishing shampoos, moisturizing conditioners, and gentle styling products, all thoughtfully created to enhance the natural beauty of our precious ones’ hair. When you get finished, don’t forget to find more great Black Owned Businesses for your entire family when you check out all of our listings here at Buy Black Main Street.
We can’t forget about our young men when we talk about Hair Care. Young King Hair Care is a Black Family Owned brand aimed at making sure boys grow up understanding how to take care of their hair as well. Their products are formulated for textured hair to make sure it gets clean, moisturized and healthy, and to stand for representation of Black and Brown boys.
Zandra Beauty is a great brand for tweens and teens. This brand features a bevy of hair and body care options with a variety of scents. This is great for those girls who are fans of the Bath and Body works of the world. Starting from her home in Buffalo, NY, this Black Woman owned brand has steadily grown with clean and natural vegan ingredients for Black Girls and Teenagers and they feature inspiring names.
Curls was started by Mahisha Dellinger, a former marketing manager at a Fortune 500 Company whose goal was to bring a brand that was dependable and high quality to the market for black women. Curly Q’s is the kid friendly sub-brand of Curls. These natural products are available to help regulate healthy hair growth and take care of the scalp of children. You can get everything from shampoo to conditioner and styling gel.
Aunt Jackie’s Curls and Coils is a hair care brand that takes the time to infuse all of their products with care. That’s not all as their products are all infused with natural oils and essential ingredients to help keep your hair in the best condition. These nourishing hair care products are great for black children and adults too. You can also get support in your hair journeys with their hair care community, the Curl Clique.
So many of the Black Owned Hair Care Brands for African American children come from the lack of options that are readily available. Curly Kids Hair Care is no exception. This company was conceived from family gatherings where Sandy and Charles Williams noticed the diverse needs of the members of their family.
Puretopiah is a hair care brand that was born out of a mother’s need to find safe vegan hair care for her baby. The Puretopiah collection of hair care products includes gentle natural ingredients for soft and silky hair. This is a good set of plant based hair products to look at if your child has sensitive skin conditions that make it difficult to use the normal options.
Lushus Kids is a line of natural hair care products that also features the essence of Carribbean fruits and extracts. These products are designed to be gentle and help with certain dry skin conditions by adding moisture and avoiding harsh chemicals by featuring and focusing on organic ingredients in their hair care products.
What Makes this Black woman owned hair care brand different, is that it is easy to use. J’Organic Solutions is known for its kits, which offer one stop purchasing for the different products that you will need to get the result that you want. This extends to their children’s line which includes kits for 4c hair among their offerings. Of course, you can also mix and match your favorites too.
Shampoo Time is always a brand that I think can be an important addition to your wash and hair care routine. This product is designed to help keep your kids still while you wash and style their hair. It’s so much easier when you can get their hair done without having to wrestle them and Shampoo Time is the product to help you get that done.
Baddie Bonnets is a Black Woman Owned company that makes the best looking silk bonnet for you and your mini. Make sure you can get the most out of that wash and style with silk bonnets to protect every inch of your head. And when you don’t have the time to style, one of their silk head wraps can make the day that much easier.