Silk presses can be fragile hairstyles, and that is why it is important to use the right products for your silk press. If you are looking for a list of products for the perfect press, look here.

Carol’s Daughter Monoi Repairing Conditioner with Monoi Oil

If you don’t have the time to go to a stylist, but need that do-it-yourself silk press, this repairing conditioner from Carol’s Daughter is the perfect ingredient. The product is effective for it’s ability to restore delicate, chemically-treated hair and has supplements like Monoi Oil and Pro-vitamin B5, which work together to protect the strands of the hair, even while it is under the influence of heat.

Hair Detangler Brush and Wide Tooth Comb Set

This hair combo is a perfect tool for getting through stubborn knots. The detangler brush is the ultimate tool for a wide range of hair types. The brush and comb set is designed with the strength and flexibility to tackle hair in various states, which quickly detangles the hair and leaves it smooth.

Design Essentials  Heat Protectant Strengthening Serum

This lightweight heat protectant serum helps fortify all hair types against heat. The serum also locks in moisture and gives off a high sheen to the hair after heat is applied. With 17 formulations of amino acids along with proteins and minerals, this serum is a great way to eliminate static and maintain the integrity of the hair.


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Taliah Waajid Green Apple & Aloe Leave In Conditioner 12oz

Taliah Waajid products are known for the top-notch quality. This sulfate-free leave-in conditioner is the ultimate Black haircare regimen staple. The product is full of a variety of rich vitamins, minerals and fiber that all work together to cleanse the hair and retain moisture.


Curlsmith – Curl Quenching Conditioning Wash

This vegan two-in-one co-wash is perfect for all hair types, from curly to wavy and coily textures. The conditioning properties of this co-wash gently cleanse hair without removing its natural oils. The sulfate-free product is free of silicones and toxic drying alcohols that can ultimately damage the hair. The item is rich in ingredients like shea butter, avocado, coconut, and sunflower oil.


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Bekind Apex 2-in-1 Hair Straightener Flat Iron, Straightener and Curler

This hassle-free straightener is perfect for creating your desired silk press. The top-rated tool is excellent for creating a variety of hairstyles. This fan-favorite is also equipped with the newest PTC heating technology, providing safe heat that does the job without completely damaging the hair.

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Shea Moisture Hair Mask Moisturizer

This intensive hair mask is an invaluable piece of the silk press process. Infused with organic Shea Butter, Manuka Honey, Vitamin C, and Baobab Oil, among many other vital ingredients, this is the go-to hair supplement for smoothing dry hair and reducing hair follicle breakage and damage.