Our Editors’ Favorite Scalp Masks and Treatments
The scalp is an area of the body that’s often neglected. In doing so, though, it can result in itchiness, flakiness and dryness and product buildup that can make hair feel more oily. To give your scalp some TLC, look no further than a scalp mask or treatment. Ahead, we rounded up six of our editors’ favorites to help jump start your hair refresh.
Scalp Revival, which contains charcoal and coconut oil, is a must especially if you have a dry scalp. In a clinical study, participants said that their scalp felt more hydrated and less flaky after use.
Garnier Fructis Damage Repairing Treat 1 Minute Hair Mask with Papaya Extract for Shine and Scalp Health
Have a minute? Apply this mask to quickly rejuvenate and smooth dry, damaged hair and nourish the scalp.
This mask uses sea salt minerals to help absorb excess oil from the scalp. It also makes hair look more shiny and less greasy.
After shampooing and conditioning, apply this oil directly to the scalp and work it through hair. In addition to moisturizing the scalp, it helps prevent split ends and gives hair a healthier appearance.
The tri-prong applicator makes it easy and mess-free to apply this treatment directly onto the scalp and dissolve scalp build-up. It’s great for use on protective styles like braids.
Part-shampoo, part-scalp treatment, this formula cleanses and strengthens hair while removing dirt, oil, and product buildup from the scalp.
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