Parents’ jobs are hard enough. With the million other things we’re juggling, we shouldn’t have to work through confusing labels just to find hair products we can trust to tame baby’s static-y crib hair or wash their oatmeal-encrusted locks. That’s why we’ve done the homework for you, tracking down these Earth-friendly shampoos, conditioners and styling aides will keep your child’s hair looking and feeling great — without the worry of harsh chemicals and additives.
Created by new parents in search of a safe, effective product for their baby’s flyaways, Lane & Co’s hair paste is 100% plant-based, 100% gentle, and 100% perfect for messy hair. In fact, the light hold is neither stiff nor greasy, so your little one’s hair stays soft, manageable, and ready for those impromptu photo shoots that fill your camera rolls.
Goodbye, cowlicks. Good riddance, chemicals. Hello, adorable baby and toddler hair! Buy here for $14.95.
Looking for a two-in-one shampoo and body wash that saves time, money and hassle? This gentle, tear-free option from the Honest Company leaves baby’s skin feeling moisturized, hair soft and clean, and your mind free from worry because of its blend of naturally-derived botanicals and essential oils. Honest.
Buy here for $8.09.
Here’s a hair product that you not only can trust going on baby’s skin — but also in their mouth! (Not that we recommend serving it in, say, their bottle or anything). Yes, this baby wash and shampoo is made from 100% edible ingredients: oat aminos, enriched with coconut milk and organic rose water. Let its milky foam gently wash over baby — suitable for even the most sensitive skin.
Buy here for $9.99.
Created by a hair salon, this plant-based mousse is particularly great for toddlers with curly hair that tends to get a little out of hand. With no flaking and a pleasant smell, this kids hair gel alternative makes it easier than ever to manage unruly hair — while the spray helps parents who may be chasing after their toddlers who are always on the go! Buy here for $14.95.