7 The Hair Sins Of Summer
With sun comes hair stress. Here are the most common summer hair complaints and how to fix themé
1. Split ends Coconut oil, honey and vitamin b make Duck & Dry Instant TLC Leave-in Conditioner, £17, perfect for damaged ends. Use during the day or spray before bed and leave on overnight to buy you time before your next trim. 2. frizz Hair gets frizzy in the heat because moisture in the air (aka humidity) gets inside the cuticles. a few sprays of OGX Argan Oil Of Morocco Weightless Dry Oil, £6.99, will put pouffy hair to rest. Run it through damp hair before styling and use as the final step in your routine to smooth locks. 3. damage BC Sun Protect Shimmer Oil, £13.25, is the next best thing to wearing a hat. The waterproof oil works like an shield, protecting from-uv-damage. Use before you hit the beach. 4. dullness When it comes to getting glossy locks, sand, sweat and product build-up are all against you. Wash your hair with Redken Hair Cleansing Cream Shampoo, £14.50, to rid it of any residue. 5. limp locks Straight strands need a little helping hand with the beach babe look. Original & Mineral Surf Bomb Sea Salt Spray, £22, is your secret weapon for getting that sexy Californian-surfer-babe texture. 6. Dryness We wouldn’t dream of going on hols without packing Philip Kingsley Coconut Breeze Elasticizer, £19.50, pre-shampoo treatment. it brings life back to broken, unruly hair by injecting moisture into parched locks, leaving shiner, more manageable strands in their place. Plus it’s available in a new summer scent. 7. Brassiness blondes might claim to have more fun, but they also have to look after their hair more come summer. bleach is activated by the sun, which means highlighted areas will get lighter. Great if you’re looking to amp up the blonde; not so great if you want it to stay cool-toned. Phil Smith Bomb Shell Blonde Radiance Intensive Treatment, £3.50, nourishes and brightens.