34 April 2015
Focus On . . .
Kids and Tweens
Delight youngsters—and their parents—with
these kid-friendly products.
by Ann H. Carlson
1 Designed especially for little ones, Mixed Chicks Kids
Leave-In Conditioner provides a soft-styled hold, blocks
frizz and defines curls. Made without harsh chemicals, this
styling product is colorless, fragrance-free and paraben-free.
Suggested retail price: $10.99
2 Zach's Wax Extreme Color Gel offers the choice of
nine bold temporary hair colors for kids and tweens. The
water-based gel, which comes in a 1-ounce tube, features
a strong hold to help shape hair.
3 The Good For You Girls 3-Step Cleansing Starter Kit
includes a cleanser, a toner and a moisturizer to promote
healthy skin for girls. Made with only natural ingredi-
ents, these vegan and gluten-free skincare products work
together to cleanse impurities, deep-clean pores and keep
4 Now available in three safari patterns—Giraffe, Leopard
and Tiger—The Wet Brush provides a gentle detangling
option for the whole family. Made with Intelli-flex bristles
topped with Polytip balls to cushion the scalp and protect
hair from damage, the brush is designed for wet or dry hair
of all types, as well as extensions and wigs.
5 SoftSheen-Carson's Dark and Lovely Beautiful Begin-
nings products are designed for young girls with relaxed
or natural hair. Made with natural ingredients, such as
coconut oil and shea butter, the haircare maintenance
line includes a tear-free shampoo, a deep conditioner, a
detangler, an oil moisturizer and a curl cream.
SRP: $4.89 each
Ann H. Carlson is a Los Angeles-based writer and editor.