There’s a misconception that you have to spend a fortune on the best hair care products — so not true. Yes, there’s something glamorous about wearing Chanel lipstick and picking up some Kérastase hair care products while you’re finishing up at the salon, but there are cheaper products that yield shockingly similar if not better results.
Case in point, there are heaps of highly-rated hair care products for $10 and under that have been reviewed by our readers. They prove that you can have beautiful hair without shelling out a ton of cash. See the top-rated products now.
7 Best Hair Care Products Under $10
$5.61 TotalBeauty.com average member rating: 9.7*
Why it’s great: “This makes my hair look thick, shiny, frizz-free and super manageable,” says one reader. “The results are great,” adds another. “Leaves hair soft, detangled and, most importantly, helps with the frizz.”
$6.74 TotalBeauty.com average member rating: 9.5*
Why it’s great: After blow-drying, one reviewer describes her hair as ” jaw-droppingly soft!” One reviewer claims, “Even after a long day full of sun and salt, my hair was completely nourished and balanced — I looked like I had just walked out of a salon. People were even stopping me to comment on my hair color, which hadn’t been dyed for eight weeks and previously looked faded.” In other words: This is “definitely a staple in [readers’] beauty routines.”
$8.95 TotalBeauty.com average member rating: 9.5*
Why it’s great: “Finally, a shampoo that delivers on its promises,” raves one reader. “I love the fact that it is sulfate-free … It doesn’t strip my hair and really seems to smooth it.” She also reports “significantly less breakage” since she began using the product. “It’s perfect for adding moisture and shine to my dry, dull hair,” boasts another reader.
$9.99 TotalBeauty.com average member rating: 9.1*
Why it’s great:, “I’ve tried a ton of serums and this one is hands down my favorite,” raves one reviewer. “My hair looks so shiny and is so manageable after I use this product.” Reviewers also say it protects their hair from heat, and makes it “silky.” Perhaps the best part: One reviewer claims she can “make a blow-out last for days with this stuff! It makes blow-drying a breeze and leaves a nice sheen on your hair without weighing it down.”
$2.97 TotalBeauty.com average member rating: 9.0*
Why it’s great: Readers are “shocked” after using this 2 in 1 product. They agree that Aussie leaves hair “super clean,” “soft to the touch” and “light and bouncy.” The best part? The price of the “extra oomph” is superaffordable. Though many were skeptical about a 2-in-1 shampoo and conditioner, they say “this is the only combo shampoo that lives up to the hype.”
$2.97 TotalBeauty.com average member rating: 8.9*
Why it’s great: This product “works wonders,” according to reviewers. ‘It made my hair very silky and feel hydrated,” says one. “Very nice product for a low price.” Another adds that it “smells fabulous,” “really conditions” and “repairs hair without weighing it down. To sum up: “Excellent price for an excellent product.”
Agree? Disagree? Write your review for Aussie 3 Minute Miracle Moist here.
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$7.99 TotalBeauty.com average member rating: 8.9*
Why it’s great: Reviewers report that this “innovative” product “smells amazing” and “leaves hair soft, shiny and manageable.” One reader calls this product her “daily must have,” and another adds it has “made [her] a Pantene convert.”
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