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The Best Hair Masks for Each Hair Type

The Best Hair Masks for Each Hair Type

If you’re looking to nourish and condition your hair, one of the best treatments can be a hair mask. Varying in ingredients, texture and benefits, we’ve created an edit to help you select the best hair mask according to your hair type. Enjoy soft, luscious hair that looks like you’ve arrived fresh from the salon.

The Top 7 Best Hair Masks according to Hair Type

Best Hair Mask for Fine Hair: Philip Kingsley Elasticizer

Designed as a pre-shampoo mask, the Philip Kingsley Elasticizer is a cult hair product that produces fantastic results on all hair types. We recommend it for fine hair because you wash the product out after 10-20 minutes and then apply shampoo and conditioner, meaning there’s no risk of residue appearing when you begin your blow dry.

For a hint of fragrance, try the Coconut Breeze edition or the the new Pomegranate and Cassis scent.

Best Hair Mask for Coloured Hair: Pureology Hydrate Colour Care Superfood Mask

When it comes to hair care for colour-treated hair, Pureology are the experts. With sulphate-free formulas and nourishing blends, there’s something for all hair types within the coloured hair category. The Superfood Mask was created to simultaneously keep colour looking fresh and replenish moisture from root to tip. Leave on for 2-5 minutes, focusing on the mid-lengths and ends of the hair.

For blonde coloured hair, you’ll also love the Pureology Perfect 4 Platinum Reconstruct Repair for Blondes which keeps blonde hair looking healthy and glossy.

Best Hair Mask for Dry Hair: MoroccanOil Hydrate

With three incredible hair masks to choose from, MoroccanOil  offer a plethora of choice. For extremely dry hair, the Intense Hydrating Mask is a rich revitalising treatment that only takes 5-7 minutes to get to work. Powered by an effective blend of Argan Oil, Glycerin and Linseed Extract, these ingredients work in harmony to smooth, nourish and protect against UV damage.

Best Multipurpose Hair Mask: Redken One United

Looking for a hair care multitasker? The Redken One United Multi-benefit treatment can be used in many ways, not just as a hair mask. With a reported 25 benefits, we use the product as a lightweight conditioning spray to improve softness, reduce frizz and prime for further heat styling.

Best Hair Mask for Damaged Hair: L’Oreal Professionnel Absolut Repair Lipidium Masque

A hero product among professional hairdressers, the L’Oreal Professionnel Absolut Repair Lipidium Masque is deeply conditioning and helps to reverse the damaged caused by environmental aggressors, heat damage, chlorine damage, and repeated colour treatment. With an aim to ‘reconstruct’ the hair and feed it with essential nutrients, this is a hair mask that that actively makes the hair stronger and more resistant to breakage.

To discover the Top 10 Products for Heat Damaged Hair, enjoy our dedicated blog post.

Best Hair Mask for a Thickening Effect: Grow Gorgeous Thickening Hair and Scalp Mask

For those looking to transform flat, fine, hair and enjoy a boost of volume and thickness, the Grow Gorgeous Thickening Hair and Scalp Mask is the ideal choice.

As well as Hyaluronic Acid, Coconut Oil and Amino Acids, this mask contains the key ingredient of Caffeine, due to its strengthening fortifying effects. With continued use, hair strands will become more resistant to damage and the scalp will achieve prime condition for hair growth.

Best Hair Mask for Humidity Protection: Kérastase Discipline Maskeratine

With changeable weather conditions, the hair can become prone to frizz and react quickly to changes in humidity. Using the Kérastase Discipline Maskeratine pro-keratin treatment makes the hair more manageable, intensely hydrated and resistant to frizz.

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