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The Greatest Black Owned Hair Manufacturers in 2024: Sample, Sienna Naturals, Extra

To make it simple to support well-known and emerging companies, we’ve curated a list of 36 of our favorites from some of the best Black-owned hair brands to upgrade your routine with the click of a button. Keep on reading to discover a new go-to shampoo, leave-in conditioner, mask, or hair growth serum worth adding to your daily routine.

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Sienna Naturals

Sienna Naturals Curl Elixir Hair Primer

Curl Elixir Hair Primer

Helmed by Hannah Diop and co-owned by Insecure and Rap Sh!t creator Issa Rae, Sienna Naturals aims to create clean, plant-forward formulas for curly hair. Sienna Naturals’s lightweight elixir works to clarify and moisturize between wash days, so you can use it on wet hair or as a refresh on dry curls.


Pattern Edge Control

Edge Control

“I really feel that people should have access to their most beautiful selves in their own bathrooms,” actress Tracee Ellis Ross previously said when asked about her popular hair care brand Pattern. Its neroli, rose, and patchouli-scented edge control is a hit among Ulta shoppers, and makes it a breeze to slick down edges and avoid flyaways without worrying about breakage or dryness.

TPH by Taraji

TPH by Taraji Ultra Chill Energizing & Cooling Serum

Ultra Chill Energizing & Cooling Serum

Scalp care is in: This energizing and cooling serum from actress Taraji P. Henson’s brand TPH uses aloe, biotin and tea tree oil help soothe and fortify hair at the root, and nicely features an easy, tri-tip applicator.

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Bread Beauty Supply

Bread Beauty Supply Hair-Mask Deep Conditioner

Hair-Mask Deep Conditioner

Bread Beauty Supply took curly hair (and Sephora) by storm, thanks to its eco-friendly packaging and nose-pleasing scents. The brand’s deep conditioning hair mask contains ingredients that pay homage to the founder’s Australian roots, like kakadu plum, while delivering deep hydration. And did we mention it smells like Fruit Loops?

Melanin Haircare

Melanin Haircare Multi-Use Softening Leave In Conditioner

Multi-Use Softening Leave In Conditioner

Launched by OG natural hair vlogger Whitney White, you can find Melanin Hair Care’s best-sellers lined on shelves at your local Sephora. This sulfate-free leave-in conditioner from the brand is filled with natural ingredients like bamboo extract, aloe vera, and hops extract, all of which are great for promoting moisture and adding shine. For the best results, leave it on for 30 minutes and rinse it out.

Grace Eleyae

Grace Eleyae Nala Print Turban

Nala Print Turban

Beginning its sales on Etsy in 2014, Grace Eleyae is now well-known for its functional yet stylish accessories, like this protective turban which retains hair moisture and prevents breakage.

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Nae Nae’s

Nae Nae’s Hair Boost

Hair Boost

If you have ultra sensitive skin, this natural brand is for you. Nae Nae’s was started by husband and wife duo Terrence and Nevadra (Nae Nae) Johnson, when they set out to create natural hair products that addressed their children’s eczema. The brand’s Hair Boost formula in particular is infused with shea butter and essential oils for thicker, moisturized hair.

The Doux

The Doux Sucka Free Moisturizing Shampoo

Sucka Free Moisturizing Shampoo

Developed by a licensed cosmetologist, The Doux’s eye-catching packaging stands out in a sea of neutral bottles and tubs, but its nourishing formulas make it worthy of any hair collection. This moisturizing shampoo uses shea butter, sea silk, and hibiscus to cleanse curls and coils without stripping them of moisture.

Design Essentials

Design Essentials Curl Enhancing Mousse

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Curl Enhancing Mousse

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Cornell McBride, Sr. launched Design Essentials in 1990 with the goal of infusing hair products with vitamins and proteins designed to promote hair movement and manageability. The brand’s Natural Almond and Avocado Curl Enhancing Mousse is a lightweight, non-greasy formula that controls frizz while leaving a shiny finish behind.

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The Man Choice

The Mane Choice Alpha Green Tea & Carrot Strengthening & Restorative Treatment Hair Mask

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Products from The Mane Choice are infused with vitamins A, B, C, and E, plus nutrients like biotin, to strengthen dry, dull, and damaged hair of all textures. The Alpha Green Tea and Carrot mask works in 15 minutes under the dryer for with a plastic cap to improve hair’s manageability and moisture up to twice a week.


Ecoslay Orange Marmalade Curl Definer Gel

Orange Marmalade Curl Definer Gel

Since 2015, Adria Marshall has created products for her haircare line Ecoslay. The brand was created with the idea of using ingredients that are good for you and also respect the environment. The Orange Marmalade Flax Seed and Aloe Curl Definer helps to retain curls while also controlling frizz.

Adwoa Beauty

Adwoa Beauty Baomint Protect + Shine Oil Blend

Baomint Protect + Shine Oil Blend

“Adwoa Beauty was born out of my frustration by how we were being marketed to and how our packaging looks, not only by mainstream [companies] however by additionally, fairly frankly, Black founders,” founder Julian Addo previously told of the inspiration behind her coveted company. The brand’s versatile Baomint Protect and Shine Oil Blend not only looks great on any countertop, but also contains are over 15 (!) different natural oils that not only smell divine, but soothe the scalp while boosting hair shine and moisture.

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Flawless by Gabrielle Union

Flawless by Gabrielle Union Detangling Leave-in Hair Conditioner

Detangling Leave-in Hair Conditioner

Actress Gabrielle Union and celebrity stylist Larry Sims co-created this moisturizing leave-in conditioner, among other care favorites, to detangle hair while boosting its moisture and shine. This leave-in’s combination of Brazilian bacuri butter, coconut oil, biotin, shea butter, canola oil, and more play a key role in fortifying dry, dull hair.

Bomba Curls

Bomba Curls Dominican Forbidden Oil

Dominican Forbidden Oil

Lulu Cordero launched her brand Bomba Curls to better represent the beauty of curly hair, while literally bottling age-old Dominican beauty secrets for hair growth. The popular Dominican Forbidden Oil includes coffee oil, castor oil and black cumin oil to stimulate new growth, boost shine and create a healthy scalp environment.

Miss Jessie’s

Miss Jessie’s Rapid Recovery Treatment

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Rapid Recovery Treatment

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Miss Jessie’s is one of the pioneers in the hair space of Black-owned beauty brands, partnering with Target to expand its reach in 2010. Its culty Rapid Recovery Treatment only needs ten minutes to work its restorative magic, with dry hair continuing to feel invigorated for days after use.

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Lady + Hair

Girl + Hair Refresh+ Biotin-Infused Hydrating Hair Milk

Refresh+ Biotin-Infused Hydrating Hair Milk

Since Girl and Hair was created by a board-certified dermatologist, it’s no surprise that the brand is science-baked, and formulated with both skin- and hair care in mind. This top-rated hair milk uses a mix of aloe vera, biotin, and coconut water for daily hydration and long-term hair growth.


Curls Blueberry Bliss Curl Control Jelly

Blueberry Bliss Curl Control Jelly

Baked by celebrities like celebrities Halle Berry, Alicia Keys, and Nia Long, Curls creates products for wavy to textured hair types, including this buzzy styling jelly that’s best used on damp hair to stop frizz before it starts.

Sunday II Sunday

Sunday II Sunday Root Refresh Micellar Rinse with Apple Cider Vinegar

Root Refresh Micellar Rinse with Apple Cider Vinegar

Created with fitness enthusiasts in mind, Sunday II Sunday’s collection of hair essentials is ideal for the person who enjoys a regular tough workout. Think of its Root Refresh Micellar Rinse like an upgraded dry shampoo for curls. It features a blend of apple cider vinegar and micellar water to refresh your hair and scalp in-between wash days.

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Glow By Daye

Glow By Daye Satin Bonnet

Satin Bonnet

Just like your favorite silk pillowcases, bonnets are a must to keep snags at bay while preserving ultimate hair hydration. Glow by Daye’s founder Ranay Daye created her collection of silk bonnets to help women of color like herself have an easier time maintaining the health of their hair. All of her bonnets are made of charmeuse satin, are reversible and have a drawstring on the side for adjusting the bonnet to your preferred size.

Camille Rose

Camille Rose Curl Love Moisture Milk

Curl Love Moisture Milk

Launched by founder and CEO Janell Stephens in 2011, Camille Rose is a household name in hair care, prioritizing natural ingredient blends that encourage moisture retention. The vegan Curl Love Moisture Milk is one of the brand’s best-sellers, and uses rice milk and macadamia oil to get hair its softest.

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