Black-Owned Hair Care Brands

Looking to circulate your dollars within the Black community? Check out the top 10 Black-owned hair care brands and each of their top products.

Alaffia

Alaffia was founded by Togolese native, Olowo-n’djo Tchala, and Prairie Rose Hyde, a U.S.-born Peace Corps volunteer. The organization’s award-winning clean and fair trade beauty and grooming collections are made with handcrafted unrefined shea butter, African black soap and coconut oil using traditional methods by members of the women-led Alaffia Village Co-op in Togo, West Africa.

Alaffia Shampoo
Top Product from Alaffia

Alaffia EveryDay Shea Shampoo

Alaffia EveryDay Shea Shampoos are sulfate-free and clean, handcrafted with shea leaf extract, fair-trade unrefined "raw" shea butter and virgin coconut oil to gently cleanse hair and scalp, without stripping natural oils.

Curls Dynasty

Curls Dynasty enables women with textured hair to experience hair freedom. Curls Dynasty is proud to offer a full collection of quality hair care products made with essential ingredients that promote strong, hydrated textured curls.

Curls Dynasty Conditioner
Top Product from Curls Dynasty

Curls Dynasty Kalahari Smoothie Moisturizer

Give your curls what every curl needs with this powerful moisturizing leave-in. Packed with unique essential ingredients, Kalahari Smoothie Leave-In will ease manageability as it melts away knots, hydrates, and softens.

Oyin Handmade

Oyin Handmade is an artisanal manufacturer of moisture-rich personal care products, especially formulated for highly textured hair and dry skin.
Since 2003, they’ve used food-grade ingredients to create high-performance personal care products with clean, good-for-you formulas.

Oyin Handmade Serum
Top Product from Oyin Handmade

Oyin Handmade Shine & Define Styling Serum

This clean-feeling natural creme gel is great for twistouts, braidouts, and soft wash & go styles. Designed to be nourishing, light and non-greasy.

Grace Eleyae

Grace Eleyae Inc. was founded on the belief that you should never have to choose between haircare and style, so they made products that combine both; starting with the Original Slap (Satin-Lined Cap)®.

Grace Eleyae Women's Satin Lined Sleep Cap
Top Product from Grace Eleyae

Grace Eleyae Women's Satin Lined Sleep Cap

The Original Slap (Satin-Lined Cap) allows you to take hair protection wherever you go with the signature elastic band.

Bevel

Bevel has created shave products that help reduce bumps and skin irritation, body products that moisturize and nourish, skin products that gently exfoliate and fight hyperpigmentation, and hair products that will keep you trimmed and polished.

Bevel Shave Cream
Top Product from Bevel

Shaving Cream for Men by Bevel

The Bevel Shave Cream is a nourishing shave cream that creates a barrier that allows your razor to cut at skin-level, not below it.

Tropic Isle Living

Founded by Michael Anthony Hines and Lois Reid-Hines, Tropic Isle began in 1992 with a suitcase, a gallon of Jamaican Black Castor Oil, a hand cart, and a dream to celebrate Jamaican traditions & remedies. Later it would become Tropic Isle Living.

Tropic Isle Living Jamaican Black Castor Oil Conditioner
Top Product from Tropic Isle Living

Jamaican Black Castor Oil Leave-In Conditioner & Detangler

Give your hair that extra vibrancy it needs by using our leave in conditioner. It not only conditions but it detangles your hair, adds extra sheen and moisture, calms tangled hair and helps to keep those curls together and looking fresh.

Carol’s Daughter

From humble beginnings in her kitchen, Carol’s Daughter founder Lisa Price transformed her beloved hobby of mixing fragrances at home into a beauty empire.

Carol's Daughter Mimosa Hair Honey Pomade
Top Product from Carol's Daughter

Carol's Daughter Mimosa Hair Honey Pomade

This citrus scented shine pomade moisturizes hair and scalp, smoothes edges and controls frizz. It’s sure to become a part of your daily maintenance for beautiful, healthy hair.

Curls

Curls was founded by Mahisha Dellinger, a former Marketing Manager at a Fortune 500 Company. Disenchanted with the lack of natural hair products with quality ingredients and dependability, Mahisha sought to create a new brand that resonates with women like her.

Curls Blueberry Liquid Hair Vitamin
Top Product from Curls

Curls Blueberry Liquid Hair Vitamin

Not realizing the hair growth you’d hope for? Looking for a better supplment for your hair care regime? Grow, strengthen, and maintain healthy hair, nails, and skin.

Qhemet Biologics

Qhemet Biologics is an innovative line of high performance products inspired by African, Mediterranean and Ayurvedic hair care traditions. Their products cater to the hair needs of conscientious naturals with thick, dry 4C, 4B, 4A and 3C hair with an emphasis on high porosity 4C hair.

Qhemet Biologics Amla & Olive Heavy Cream
Top Product from Qhemet Biologics

Qhemet Biologics Amla & Olive Heavy Cream

Perfect for 4C- 4B hair, this dense, rich formula softens and hydrates the thickest, driest, coarsest hair, keeping it super soft and supple for days on end.

Scotch Porter

Founded by Calvin Quallis, Scotch Porter is for men who want to look their best at all times. They brand creates skin care and hair care products for men. All natural and full of good intentions, Scotch Porter is a high end line for wallets of all sizes.

Scotch Porter Hydrate & Nourish Beard Conditioner
Top Product from Scotch Porter

Scotch Porter Hydrate & Nourish Beard Conditioner

Scotch Porter Beard Conditioner for men is ideal for conditioning and nourishing beards and facial hair of all types, especially dry, coarse beards.