Any haircut may be given an immediate wow factor by just laying your edges, commonly referred to as baby hairs. Using the right products is half the battle in perfectly shaping your edges. With the appropriate edge control, you may shape your edges to your preferences without leaving behind flaking or buildup. Most importantly, though, a quality product will endure and keep your edges neat all day and night. It can be challenging to choose the edge control that is perfect for you with so many options available. Here are the finest edge control solutions to keep your edges laid, whether you’re rocking a protective style and want elaborate baby hair or styling your natural hair and want clean edges to complement your curls.
Tame Edge Tamer and Hair Pomade
The oil-based product, created by LA hairstylist Tamara Necole, will prevent flyaways without sacrificing the style with flakes or grease. This product is for you if you want a strong grip and excellent shine.
Creme of Nature Argan Oil Perfect Edges Extra Hold
Practically a natural hair beauty must, Creme of Nature edge control. It completes the task by giving your edges a smooth finish that endures for hours.
Even New York’s 24-Hour Edge Tamer
I haven’t met a Black woman who hasn’t at some point in her life employed this edge control rigorously. It truly lives up to its name and maintains your edges under control for 24 hours or, to be honest, for whatever length you require them to.
Diamond Edge Black Panther Strong
The placed edges are the perfect finishing touch for any protective style the more intricate, the better. This edge control, which is adored by many YouTube hairstylists and protective style enthusiasts, works beautifully to style edges after your hair is all done but is best utilized for generating sharp, clean parts.
Murray’s Premium Edgewax Gel
This edge control will keep you covered on those evenings when you know you’ll be out till the sun comes up. Murray’s slicks down your edges without building up or flaking because of its thick, wax-like texture. Your edges will maintain their distinctive wave or swirl design even when subjected to the elements of a fun night out (sweat and the occasional spritz of champagne).
Design Essentials Sleek MAX Edge Control
Castor oil is also added, which prevents breakage and damage at your margins in addition to making the flexible gel texture ideal for more complicated and elaborate baby hair patterns.
Miss Jessie’s Hold Me Down Super Edge Control Hair Gel
Miss Jessie’s gel is ideal for those days when the last thing you want is for your baby’s hair to stand out. The gel has a sufficient grip to keep your edges in place while still being light enough to tidy them up for a natural look.
Curls Twist N Shout Cream
Though we’re tempted to argue that this edge control’s enticing blueberry flavor is its best feature, its lightweight formula leaves your edges sleek rather than stiff.
Kinky Curly, Gloss Pomade
Inadequate product selection and excessive styling can cause edges to break. The Kinky-Curly Gloss Pomade features a blend of oils including jojoba oil, avocado oil, and almond oils to feed your baby hairs while the thick pomade texture tames flyaways with a glossy finish if your edges need a little more TLC.
The Mane Choice Growth Stimulating Edge Control
The Mane Choice edge control is another fantastic two-in-one style solution that moisturizes your edges while stimulating growth with castor oil and other nourishing oils.
Got2b Ultra Glued Invincible Styling Hair Gel
Wig wearers love Got2B gel for its excellent hold and simple application. This gel works wonderfully for slicking down the edges of a frontal or closure for that natural “scalp” look because a little bit goes a long way.