Whether it’s from opting for ash blonde hair at the salon, going too long between trims, or daily heat styling, you’re bound to experience hair breakage at one point or another. (Don’t worry, It happens to the best of us!) Once hair damage and split ends strike, however, you’ll need the right products to bring your mane back to life.
Wondering what products for hair breakage you need to add to your routine? Keep scrolling for 22 of our favorites you need to stock up on.
Shop The Best Products For Hair Breakage
Shampoos for Hair Breakage
Redken Extreme Strengthening Shampoo
If your hair has become almost straw-like due to breakage, you’ll need a shampoo formulated to bring your strands back to their former glory. Redken Extreme Strengthening Shampoo cleanses, strengthens, and fortifies weakened areas—all while protecting your mane’s natural shine.
Redken Extreme Strengthening Shampoo, $20.00 MSRP
Kérastase Resistance Bain Extentioniste Shampoo
If you have super long hair or you’re trying to add a few inches to your length, you don’t want hair breakage getting in the way of achieving (and maintaining) long, luscious locks. That’s why we recommend a length-strengthening shampoo like the Kérastase Resistance Bain Extentioniste Shampoo to keep your long hair healthy.
Kérastase Bain Extentioniste Shampoo, $33.00 MSRP
Matrix Total Results So Long Damage Anti-Breakage Shampoo
Saying goodbye to damage for good is easy when you have the right products on hand. If you’re dealing with damaged hair, pick up Matrix Total Results So Long Damage Anti-Breakage Shampoo. The formula cleanses to boost strength to long hair and helps reduce breakage.
Matrix Total Results So Long Damage Anti-Breakage Shampoo, $12.50 MSRP
L'Oréal Professionnel Absolut Repair Instant Resurfacing Hydrating Shampoo
Dealing with weakened, damaged hair? The L'Oréal Professionnel Absolut Repair Instant Resurfacing Hydrating Shampoo might be the perfect addition to your hair care routine. This shampoo strengthens the weakened parts of the hair fiber to leave your strands feeling nourished from the inside out.
L'Oréal Professionnel Absolut Repair Instant Resurfacing Hydrating Shampoo, $30.00 MSRP
Redken Nature + Science Extreme Sulfate-Free Shampoo
We’ve always loved Redken’s OG Extreme Shampoo formula, but the Nature + Science version is an eco-friendly gamechanger. The shampoo is formulated with 83 percent naturally-derived ingredients, including lupine protein to fortify and strengthen distressed, damaged hair.
Redken Nature + Science Extreme Sulfate-Free Shampoo, $22.00 MSRP
Shu Uemura Silk Bloom Strengthening Shampoo
Searching for a luxurious formula to help revive your broken strands? Add a restorative shampoo for damaged hair like the Shu Uemura Silk Bloom Strengthening Shampoo to your shopping cart.
Shu Uemura Art Of Hair Silk Bloom Strengthening Shampoo, $48.00 MSRP
Conditioners For Hair Breakage
Redken Nature + Science Extreme Sulfate-Free Conditioner
No shampoo is complete without its matching conditioner. For the best results possible, follow your shampoo with the Redken Nature + Science Extreme Conditioner to help prevent breakage and split ends for strong, healthy-looking hair.
Redken Nature + Science Extreme Sulfate-Free Conditioner, $22.00 MSRP
Kérastase Fondant Extentioniste Conditioner
Long hair needs an extra bit of TLC to stay breakage-free. If you’re opting for Kérastase Resistance Bain Extentioniste Shampoo, be sure to nourish your strands with the Fondant Extentioniste Conditioner afterward.
Kérastase Fondant Extentioniste Conditioner, $40.00 MSRP
L'Oréal Professionnel Absolut Repair Instant Resurfacing Hydrating Conditioner
If you’re already committed to the L'Oréal Professionnel Absolut Repair Instant Resurfacing Hydrating Shampoo, don’t skip out on the matching Absolut Repair Lipidium Conditioner! The formula instantly nourishes and repairs damaged hair, leaving it visibly stronger, softer, and shinier.
L'Oréal ProfessionnelAbsolut Repair Instant Resurfacing Hydrating Conditioner, $30.00 MSRP
Matrix Total Results So Long Damage Anti-Breakage Conditioner
When used with the Matrix Total Results So Long Damage Shampoo, So Long Damage Conditioner enhances shine and helps boost hair strength to reduce breakage.
Matrix Total Results So Long Damage Anti-Breakage Conditioner, $12.50 MSRP
Shu Uemura Art Of Hair Silk Bloom Strengthening Conditioner
For the silkiest hair possible, be sure to follow Shu Uemura Art Of Hair’s Silk Bloom Shampoo with the Silk Bloom Strengthening Conditioner!
Shu Uemura Art Of Hair Silk Bloom Strengthening Conditioner, $58.00 MSRP
Hair Masks For Hair Breakage
L'Oréal Professionnel Absolut Repair Resurfacing Golden Masque
Having a salon-quality shampoo and conditioner is a great start to nourishing your broken strands. Adding a hair mask to the mix, however, is like giving your hair a tall glass of water. The L'Oréal Professionnel Absolut Repair Resurfacing Golden Masque helps to strengthen, repair, replenish, and protect very damaged or weakened hair.
L'Oréal Professionnel Absolut Repair Resurfacing Golden Masque, $40.00 MSRP
Matrix Total Results Miracle Creator Nourishing Strengthening Mask
Caring for damaged strands doesn’t need to be time-consuming. If you’re in a rush, opt for the Matrix Total Results Miracle Creator Nourishing Strengthening Mask. This 60-second mask nourishes, revitalizes, and strengthens hair—not to mention, it works for every hair type!
Matrix Total Results Miracle Creator Nourishing Strengthening Mask, $5.00 MSRP
Kérastase Masque Therapiste Hair Mask
Dealing with thick hair that’s overprocessed from salon color or chemical treatments? The Kérastase Masque Therapiste Hair Mask will be your new Holy Grail! This lush hair mask deeply nourishes and repairs very damaged and overprocessed thick hair.
Kérastase Masque Thérapiste Hair Mask, $59.00 MSRP
Pureology Hydrate Superfood Treatment
It’s no secret that a bleach session or two can easily lead to hair breakage. Whether you asked your colorist for blonde highlights or went full-on platinum, you need the Pureology Hydrate Superfood Treatment in your life! The silicone-free vegan formula is made with avocado oil and coconut oil to nourish dry, color-treated hair.
Pureology Hydrate Superfood Treatment, $44.00 MSRP
Shu Uemura Art Of Hair Ultimate Reset Restorative Hair Mask
Sometimes, all you need is a fresh start—and this hair mask is the reset your strands have been asking for. This extreme repair treatment does wonders for repairing very damaged hair.
Shu Uemura Art Of Hair Ultimate Reset Restorative Hair Mask, $68.00 MSRP
DevaCurl Deep Sea Repair Seaweed Strengthening Mask
If you’re a curly girl, you know how breakage-prone your ringlets can be. That’s why you’ll need hair mask that’s specially formulated to repair your strands like the DevaCurl Deep Sea Repair Seaweed Strengthening Mask. The ultra-reparative treatment helps to reverse the damaging effects of heat styling and chemical treatments while protecting the hair against environmental stress and breakage.
DevaCurl Deep Sea Repair Seaweed Strengthening Mask, $36.00 MSRP
Kristin Ess Strand Strengthening Reconstructive Moisture Mask
Not only does this lightweight hair mask leave your strands soft and shiny, but it helps detangle your mane to prevent any further breakage caused by brushing.
Kristin Ess Strand Strengthening Reconstructive Moisture Mask, $14.00 MSRP
Hair Serums For Hair Breakage
Kérastase Sérum Thérapiste Hair Serum
If you really want to take your mane to new lengths, complete your Kérastase Resistance system with this scalp and hair serum. The product strengthens and fortifies hair for reduced hair breakage.
Kérastase Sérum Thérapiste Hair Serum, $37.00 MSRP
AG Hair Repair Serum Keratin Split End Sealant
Whether you’ve gone too heavy on heat styling or waited a bit too long between trims, so many hair faux pas can lead to split ends. The AG Hair Repair Serum Keratin Split End Sealant contains a keratin-rich formula that helps to revive dry, damaged hair and instantly seal split ends while reducing hair breakage.
AG Hair Repair Serum Keratin Split End Sealant, $25.00 MSRP
OGX Coconut Milk Anti-Breakage Serum
Formulated with coconut milk, a dime-size amount of this budget-friendly serum acts as a pre-styling layer of protection against hair breakage.
OGX Coconut Milk Anti-Breakage Serum, $8.99 MSRP
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