Whether you wear your hair natural or relaxed, have a weave or a wig, your edges speak volumes about your hair health, and just how well you maintain your look, period. Unhealthy edges can come from over-processing with relaxers, strain from tight ponytails, braids or weaves, and other factors like wearing hats and wool scarves in the winter playing with our hair and just lack of moisture.
When styling relaxed or natural hair, look for edge products that will help keep your edges sleek without the greasy and flaky residue. Also, watch out for products that make your hair feel dry or hard. Check out our list of products to try for smooth and sleek edges. We have also listed some tips and product recommendations to help aid in nursing damaged edges back to health.