Deep conditioner for dry hair: Our favourite picks for parched strands

Leona | 14 September 2017

Hair feeling dry and damaged? At your wits end about what to do? Then treat your strands to a deep conditioner for dry hair.


If, like many women, your biggest hair woe is dry and damaged tresses, it may be time to consider adding a deep conditioner for dry hair into your usual mane routine.

Aside from looking and feeling less than desirable, dry and damaged hair can make everyday styling that more difficult (sigh!). But before you resign yourself to a lifetime of unmanageable tresses and bad hair days, we have some good news for you: we’ve hand picked the best deep conditioners for dry hair to give your strands the TLC they deserve.

Deep conditioner for dry hair: Our top product picks


model with brown hair applying conditioning product to lengths of hair
A deep conditioning treatment is a must for those with dry or damaged hair.

Deep conditioner 101: The basics

A deep conditioning treatment is often referred to as a hair mask and as you may have expected, a deep conditioner is a richer and more intensive version of an everyday conditioner — simple, right?

So whether your hair is feeling the brunt of heated styling tools, too many trips to the salon for a colour transformation (bleach babes, we’re looking at you) or even weather conditions playing havoc with your strands, a deep conditioner for dry hair needs to be your next purchase.

Now, there’s no set frequency for how often your should be using a deep conditioner, as it all depends on how damaged your hair and its needs. But remember, it’s always important to read the label for instructions and use this as a guide.

Need to know more? See our deep conditioner FAQs article, here.

TRESemmé Oleo Radiance Creamy Moisturiser Mask

Deep conditioner for dry hair

Okay, we won’t hold you in suspense any longer. We’ll now share with you which product we think is the best deep conditioner for dry hair…

For radiant healthy-looking hair, treat yourself to the TRESemmé Oleo Radiance Creamy Moisturiser MaskThis specialist solution system is infused with a unique lightweight blend of oils, which are instantly absorbed and work from the inside out, leaving hair looking healthier and with a non-greasy feel (yay!).

Alberto Balsam Damage Repair Intensive Mask

Deep conditioner for damaged strands

When looking for the best deep conditioner for damaged hair, you need to find a hair mask that will leave your strands looking and feeling repaired, so we recommend the Alberto Balsam Damage Repair Intensive Mask for giving hair the nourishment its needs.

With a repairing nature-infused blend of nutrient-rich natural avocado oil and coconut fragrance, hair will not only be left feeling stronger, but smelling gorgeous, too.

Dove Advanced Hair Series Quench Absolute Intense Replenishment Mask

Deep conditioner for frizzy manes

By adding the Dove Advanced Hair Series Quench Absolute Intense Replenishment Mask to your basket and to your hair, you’ll help prevent frizz, reduce breakage and quench dryness in your mane.

Plus, this hair mask deeply penetrates and fortifies hair from deep within without weighing it down — it’s the perfect choice for ladies with fine or curly hair.


Now you have found the best deep conditioner for dry hair, find out all you need to know about how to use a hair mask in our comprehensive guide on our Dry & Damaged hair page.


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