These 5 Conditioners Soften Dry Winter Hair — Fast

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Having a winter wedding doesn't have to mean you have to have dry winter hair in your wedding photos. Sure, the season's harsh winds and freezing temps may be tough on your strands, but a little TLC will hide the evidence. Here, five conditioners that deliver shinier, softer, more lustrous hair in minutes.

Dove Quench Absolute Conditioner: Formulated for naturally curly hair, which requires more moisture than other hair types, this rich cream is chock full of buriti oil and omega 9 to calm frizz and restore your hair to the bouncy state it's been missing since the mercury dropped. $6, available at

Phyto Lightweight Hydrating Oil: Attention fine-haired brides: This airy mist contains hydrating oils, plus plant extracts like calendula and rosemary, to deliver a shot of moisture that won't weigh hair down. $40, available at Sephora

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Rita Hazan Weekly Remedy: If you have super parched hair, this two-step system is your fix: The first step opens up your hair's cuticles to better absorb the treatment; step two drenches hair with nourishing conditioners, proteins, UV protectors, and color preserving ingredients. $42, available at Rita Hazan

Oribe Signature Moisture Masque: This ultra-rich mask is full of antioxidant extracts and oils that bring a surge of moisture and repair to stressed-out hair, giving it the perfect night-before-the-wedding boost. Use it every day if you have super-thick or dry hair; for fine-hair brides, once a week will do the trick. $58, available at Amazon

Living Proof Perfect Hair Day Nightcap Overnight Protector: Consider this your wedding-week secret weapon. Applied before bed, it boosts shine and softness by morning — and lasts through five shampoos. $28, available at Sephora

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