If you’ve ever had to deal with frizzy hair, then you know that it can be a real struggle. There are a lot of expensive products and treatments out there to help tame frizz and leave your hair smooth and silky, but who has that kind of money? For those of us who can’t afford to spend their whole paycheck on their hair, we turn to our local drugstore for solutions. And lucky for us, there are plenty of promising products that are both affordable and effective at taming unwanted frizz! These products are some of the best and won’t break hurt your wallet the way some salon products would. Check them out and see what works for you!
1. John Frieda Frizz Ease Original Serum
I’ve had frizzy hair all my life, and what works best for me personally are serums! They’re lightweight and offer frizz protection throughout the day and are especially great for anyone who air dries their hair. That being said, this powerful frizz-fighting hair serum by John Frieda is a must have for anyone who wants to tame their frizzy locks.
This serum is great for meduim-to-thick hair types, but if you have a different type of hair don’t worry! The Frizz Ease line by John Frieda has many, many different products that are designed to fit many different types of hair! This serum is enriched with ginseng extract that boosts shine and helps control flyaways and frizz. It repels humidity throughout the day and even offers heat protection!
2. Garnier Fructis Sleek & Shine Serum
No matter what your frizz level is, this serum can tackle it and tame it! This is a great choice for anyone with lots of frizz because it penetrates deeply into your strands for maximum frizz fighting power and leaves hair smooth and shiny. It’s enriched with argan oil to make hair soft and smooth and to help keep frizz at bay.
It offers 48 hour frizz protection (amazing!) and can be applied to damp or dry hair. It’s great for all hair types and is lightweight! For best results, it’s recommended to use this serum with the shampoo and conditioner from the same line, but you don’t necessarily have to for great results. There are a lot of frizz fighting products in the Garnier collection thought, so if a serum isn’t your thing, don’t worry! There are a lot of different and effective options for getting your frizz under control.
3. Bed Head By TIGI’s Control Freak Frizz Control
You may recognize the Bed Head line most commonly for its hair gel products, and this products may look like another gel, but it’s really a lightweight serum! It’s greaseless and you don’t have to worry about stickiness with this product. Using this serum will leave your hair soft, shiny, and frizz-free with a glossy finish!
This serum fights humidity as well as frizz and can be used on all hair types. It can be applied to dry or damp hair, and is especially great for anyone with curly hair because it works as a curl enhancer as well! If you’re looking for shiny hair that looks healthy and frizz-free, you’ve got to check this serum out.
4. Hask Anti-Frizz Shampoo & Conditioner
If you’re looking to fight frizz with your shampoo or conditioner, Hask is a great brand to try! This brand has been gaining more and more popularity recently for it’s amazing hair products that are free of so many gross ingredients like sulfates, parabens, dyes, or other artificial additives or colors.
The anti-frizz shampoo and conditioner duo are enriched with shea butter and hibiscus oil to leave your hair soft, smooth, and free of unwanted and annoying frizz (and smelling amazing!) This shampoo and conditioner works to strengthen hair and prevent breakage as well as fighting off and preventing frizz, and it’s affordable!
5. L’Oreal Paris Smooth Intense Frizz Serum
Another great frizz fighting serum! This one by L’Oreal Paris says “intense” in the name, and that’s because it is. It works hard to offer amazing anti-frizz results that last up to 72 hours! This serum can be applied on wet or dry hair and is safe on all hair types. It’s lightweight and won’t leave your hair sticky or crunchy like some other products might.
This serum fights frizz by offering humidity protection throughout the day and leaves your hair looking and feeling soft and shiny. This products is recommended to be used after shampooing and conditioning with the other products in this line, but again you’ll still get great results if you use only this serum and your typical shampoo products.
6. Garnier Fructis Anti-Frizz Cream
Another one by Garnier, they really know what they’re doing when it comes to frizz protection! This anti-frizz cream is great for anyone who lets their hair air dry because it works as a curl enhancer as well. It may be marketed as an air dry product, however, that’s not to say people who typically blow out their hair can’t use it! It works just as well as a styling product that you apply before using your hair dryer.
This cream tames frizz as your hair dries leaving your hair looking naturally smooth and shiny! It’s lightweight even though the formula itself is a little heavier than a serum, and it doesn’t leave you feeling like you have product in your hair, which is amazing. It’s enriched with argan oil and will leave your hair looking smooth and frizz-free if you air dry or style it!
7. Tresemme Keratin Smoorth Frizz Control Serum
Okay this is the last serum on the list, I promise! This one is particularly great because it doesn’t weight down your hair or leave it feeling oily or sticky, which can be the case with some serums. This product actually has 5 benefits in one, including being anti-frizz, softening hair, taming fly-aways, detangling, and adding shine!
It offers frizz control for up to 48 hours and can be beneficial for all hair types. You can apply it to damp or dry hair, and it’ll leave your hair looking naturally smoothed and super shiny! If you crave shiny hair that looks super healthy and doesn’t have any annoying frizz, I’d highly recommend this serum!
8. Schwarzkopf Gliss Oil Nutritive Hair Oil
This multitasking hair oil does a lot more than simply tame frizz, which it does do very well. It offers beneficial nourishment to hair that may be dry, suffer from split ends or breakage, or may look a little dull. This oil is marketed for people with more fine or normal hair and it particularly beneficial to people who have longer hair that is more susceptible to breakage and spit ends.
It’s lightweight, even though it contains 8 powerful micro-oils that offer your hair lots of different health benefits. There’s no stickiness or residue left on your hair after applying it, and it works like magic to tame frizzy hair and leave it soft, manageable, and super shiny!