We love Cantu Shea Butter Products around these parts. It’s one of the few affordable drug-store brand hair care products that don’t contain mineral oil, sulfates, parabens, silicones, propylene or parrafins. I especially like the anti-break strengthening oil, which I like to apply to the ends and about 1/3 up the shaft, where my hair is often the driest (and weakest). This greatly reduced the amount of micro breaks I see when I’m wearing my twist outs.
I really like the Coil Calm Detangler, and spray it on right after I rinse my hair and then wrap it in a towel and let it sit and set in a bit before I style. I’m bummed that my local CVS doesn’t carry it but I found it on Amazon and can get it in two days with my Prime account. The Leave In Foam Conditioner is great for the baby’s hair, because it conditions but won’t weigh the hair down. It’s not so widely distributed yet, but I did find that is is sold here.
Info on the complete line up:
NEW Cantu Wave Whip
Cantu Wave Whip Curling Mousse Creates crunch-free, touchable waves and curls for frizz-free and full of volume styles. Made with pure shea and formulated without harsh ingredients. No mineral oil, sulfates, parabens, silicones, phthalates, gluten, paraffin or propylene.
Embrace your curly, coily or wavy hair
Weightless moisture and conditioning
NEW Cantu Split End Mender Conditioning Mist
Cantu Split End Mender is an essential daily maintenance product used to combat split ends caused by lack of moisture & styling. It does not contain Mineral Oil, Sulfates, Parabens, Silicone, Phthalates, Gluten, Paraffin, Propylene, PABA or DEA. It elongates and strengthens curl, keeping hair from popping due to breakage. It’s great for natural or transitioning hair! The silicone-free dual action formula works in two phases:
Phase 1: Split end mend
Phase 2: Hydrate & shine
NEW Frizz Fighting Leave-In Conditioning Foam
Cantu Frizz Fighting Conditioning Foam is a lightweight leave-in conditioning foam that is perfect for fine hair! Its weightless formula smooths frizz and flyaways, and will not weigh down even the finest of hair. Great for type 2 hair! It does not contain Mineral Oil, Sulfates, Parabens, Silicone, Phthalates, Gluten, Paraffin, Propylene, PABA or DEA.
NEW Cantu Oil Collection
($7.99; Walgreens & Sally Beauty Supply)
Anti-Frizz Smoothing Oil
Argan Oil tames frizz, smooths flyaways, and adds shine without weighing down hair
Pre-treatment styling aid for frizz control
Anti-Fade Color Protecting Oil
Amla Oil protects color-treated hair and prevents UV damage
Restores color vibrancy, nourishes hair, and enhances shine
Pre-treatment styling aid for all hair texture
Anti-Break Strengthening Oil
Inca Inchi Oil strengthens and reinforces stressed strands
Pre-treatment styling aid for fragile, brittle hair