Beachy hair is simple to achieve with a few great products! Have you tried a sea salt spray for waves? Or a healthy soy based hair spray? How about a brush that you can use when your hair is wet? all of these items below can help achieve the perfect summer ‘do for you!
While we can’t always skip town and venture to the beach, we can achieve sought after tousled beach hair, thanks to Ouidad’s Wave Create Collection. With the launch of Ouidad’s Wave Create Sea Spray and Texture Taffy, achieving touchable, gorgeous waves is at your fingertips. Ideal for any hair type – including straight hair, this collection brings to life coveted “day at the beach” waves.
Ouidad Wave Create Sea Spray ($23 USD) — Wave Create Sea Spray gives hair that windswept, sexy and flirtatious look you love after a day at the beach. Our exclusive wave-making complex of natural seawater and mineral-rich sea salt crystals create tousled texture while plant-derived humectants lock in waves. Vitamin-rich seaweed and algae extracts nourish the hair so it’s super hydrated – never crunchy or stiff.
- Ideal for straight hair that has slight texture, as well as curly hair
- An exclusive wave making complex of natural seawater and mineral rich sea salt crystals creates a tousled texture
- Algae extracts condition and help maintain elasticity; rich in B12 amino acids that deeply nourish
- Giant kelp seaweed extract includes a high content of vitamins and minerals to nourish curls; adds superior shine
- Panthenol and Vitamin B5 act as a penetrating moisturizer
What I think: This is great for subtle waves — even in straight hair!. I love to spray it on my damp hair and scrunch it up. When it dries, I have cute waves! A little hair oil tames the frizzies and I’m ready to go!
Ouidad Wave Create Texture Taffy ($23 USD) — Wave Create Texture Taffy is a stretchy styling cream that creates playful, tousled texture for a look that’s undone and sexy. Our taffy-like formula with a Marine Complex – high in vitamins and minerals – allows you to grip and mold hair while keeping it nourished and soft. This flexible, gummy styler creates long-lasting waves that dry to a matte finish without a trace of sticky residue. Whether you want summer-inspired waves or a playful, unkempt style your newly found texture will be a look that’s natural, healthy and irresistible
- Ideal for wavy, even straight hair, that desires a sexy, tousled look
- Marine Complex, high in vitamins and minerals, condition and add softness and shine
- Giant kelp seaweed extract includes a high content of vitamins and minerals to nourish curls and add shine
- Algae Extract acts as a moisturizer that leaves hair supple and shiny
- Milk Thistle extract acts as a botanical extract rich in antioxidants to moisturize
What I think: To really go wave crazy, I add this to my hair after the Sea Spray. I add just a little and scrunch it into my hair. It really gives me a cool, beachy wave!
The Ouidad Wave Create™ Collection is available at Ouidad.com.
UNITE Beach Day ($24.95 USD) — Wanting those beachy, full locks without trying too hard? Beach Day will give you that feeling in minutes. Full, tousled and very sexy. A hybrid of styling and finishing in one… it’s effortless!
FOR BEST RESULTS:
Mist 6 to 8 inches away into damp or dry hair. Scrunch with
hands. Air-dry or diffuse. Spray on roots for an added lift.
-Creates ‘lived-in’ texture
-Used in damp or dry hair
-A hybrid of Styling and Finishing in one
What I think: This spray gives a sexy, tousled wave. Something I like to do is apply it to my hair and braid it, then when it is almost dry, I take it out of the braid and scrunch it up. Great waves abound!
Available at www.unitehair.com.
Healthy Hair Soy Touchable Weightless Hairspray ($17.95 USD) — Healthy Hair Soy Touchable Weightless Hairspray is a feather light hairspray that is made with anti-frizz technology. It helps to supply moisture and hydration to nourish and repair hair while offering UV and heat protection.
What I think: This is a light hair spray that creates moveable styles. I love to spray it to set my hairstyle before I go out. It smells and feels great!
Purchase at salons and beauty supply stores (like Ulta) near you!
The Wet Brush™ ($11 USD) — The magic of the Wet Brush™ is in the specially formulated IntelliFlex™ bristles. IntelliFlex™ bristles are thin, strong and very flexible. They have intelligent flexibility – flexible on one stroke and firm on the next. The adaptive flexibility of IntelliFlex™ eliminates all tugging, tearing, pulling and ripping. No split ends, no hair loss. It provides healthy brushing and detangling, creating the perfect transition from wash to style!
The Wet Brush™ Squirts are mini versions of The Wet Brush™, and are great for travelling and when you’re on-the-go!
Colors include: Classic Black, Classic Pink, Classic Yellow, Classic Purple and Classic Blue.
What I think: This little brush is perfect to take anywhere. It glides through my wet hair without pulling and breaking the strands. It’s really great for the summer.