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Best Hair Products of 2022 – Winners of the HollywoodLife Beauty Awards – Hollywood Life



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There are amazing new hair care products every year, but after trying and testing the latest and greatest from this year, we were able to narrow down our list to a few that were truly exceptional.

From hair dryers and curling irons to shampoo, conditioner and styling products – the winners of the 2022 HollywoodLife Beauty Awards have our seal of approval and you can shop all of our picks below. Additionally, you can check out the gallery above to see all of the winners across all categories.

BEST STRAIGHTENER – Hairitage by Mindy Go With The Flow Styler 2 in 1

We love this 2-in-1 straightener and curler. It’s perfect for traveling because it combines two styling products in one and it has an LED display that makes it super easy to use. It’s made with titanium plates to evenly distribute heat through the hair, and it has a built-in fan that cools the hair to lock in your style and provide shine. $55, walmart.com

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BEST HAIRSPRAY – Puremix Fresh Pomegranate Color Protecting Hairspray

This lightweight, color-protecting hairspray not only smells delicious, but is also formulated with UV protection to help color fade while keeping your hair frizz-free. It also keeps hair mobile and brushable so it doesn’t get stiff and crusty. $22, puremixhaircare.com

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BEST PRODUCT FOR SCALP – dpHUE ACV Hair Rinse Lite
This ACV Hair Rinse has quickly become one of our favorite products because it gently cleanses and removes dirt from hair without stripping your hair of its natural colors or oils. It works well on all hair types and is a great way to keep your scalp and hair healthy. $35, sephora.com

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BEST IN STYLE – Ouidad Advanced Climate Control Feather Touch-Up Gel-Cream
This styling product tames frizz without being too crisp and harsh and defines curls. It’s super lightweight and gives you hold that gel would while giving you the benefits of a moisturizer. It also features nano anti-frizz technology that seals your hair’s cuticle, locking in moisture while keeping moisture out. $20, ouidad.com

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BEST HAIR DRYER – Conair InfinitiPRO FloMotion Hair Dryer
This hair dryer allows you to customize your blow-dry experience as it features a FloMotion dial that lets you control the power of your blow-dry. It also features ionic technology which ensures up to 75% less frizz. $56, conair.com

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BEST SHAMPOO – Bumble and Bumble Bond-Building Repair Shampoo
This shampoo is made with a Honey Bond-Building complex that repairs hair from root to cuticle. It strengthens hair by creating new bonds, improving elasticity and repairing damage while adding shine and giving your strands a smooth finish. It is completely color safe and sulfate free. $31, bumbleandbumble.com

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BEST DETANGER – LolaVie Glossing Detangler
This lightweight spray helps detangle your hair and is made with a vegan heat shield that protects your hair from heat. Even better, it contains lemon extract which improves the shine of your strands and chia seeds which protect your hair from damage. $25, lolavie.com

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BEST HAIR MASK – BREAD mud-mask
This hair mask can be used on all different types and textures and it is a targeted treatment that gently cleanses and exfoliates your scalp and strands before washing your hair. It doesn’t leave your hair dry, it gently purifies it while locking in moisture. $34, breadbeautysupply.com

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BEST DRY SHAMPOO – Klorane Organic Flax Volumizing Dry Shampoo
Klorane dry shampoos have always been our favorites but this new organic linen dry shampoo is amazing. It is made with flaxseed which increases hair volume by 38% and lasts up to eight hours. It absorbs oil and allows you to keep your style in place between hair wash days. $20, Kloraneusa.com

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BEST CURLING IRON – Asultra NHXSULTRA Curling Iron
This 1.5″ curling iron has a Korean ceramic body that makes styling easy and effortless while the dual ceramic heating system provides consistent styling, fast heat-up times and even heat distribution. It has a digital temperature of 250 to 450 degrees and a top arch base on the clip that allows for easy movement. $259, sultra.com

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