Brush Better: Kids’ Detangling Sprays for Painless Combing and Braiding

Take care of your little one’s hair.

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Detangling spray is a must in every girl-mom's toolbox.Pexels/Brett Sayles

Forgot to braid your darling’s hair before the big pool party or bike ride? Detangling spray to the rescue.

The Honest Company Sweet Orange Vanilla Conditioning Detangler Spray Lightweight Leave-in Conditioner & Fortifying Spray Paraben & Synthetic Fragrance Free Plant-Based VEGAN 4 FL Oz.
Contains argan oil and shea butter for silkier strands.The Honest Company

Lots of moms like Honest because the products are free of parabens and other harsh chemicals. The scents are light and come from plant-based ingredients, too.

Cantu Care for Kids Conditioning Detangler, 6 Fl Oz
Coconut oil and shea butter for textured hair.Cantu

This spray is formulated for little ones with textured coils and curls. It has no sulfates, parabens or mineral oil. Spray on in sections and comb through.

Fairy Tales Rosemary Repel Daily Kid Conditioning Spray for Lice Prevention, 8 Fl. Oz (Pack of 1)
This daily spritz conditions, detangles and smells fresh.Fairy Tales

In addition to moisturizing jojoba, this detangler has a few secret weapons: tea tree, rosemary and citronella oils. Spray generously.