5 golden rules for radiant summer hair


Summer is in the air. It’s the time to daydream about white sandy beaches, to book impulsive summer getaways and soak up the sun by the pool, pina colada in hand. And while we love indulging in post-beach pampering sessions and slathering our skin with tropical scented concoctions, our hair care is often eclipsed by our obsession with radiant summer skin. Accord-ing to Asgar Saboo, celebrity hairstylist and Style Director at the Daniel Galvin Salon in London, sun, chlorine and humidity are the summer foes of great hair and the key to avoid damage is to start a protective hair-care routine in early spring and follow it during the hot months to come.1. Make sunscreen for hair your beach bag beauty essential. UV rays can wreak havoc on your tresses, leaving them frizzy, faded and brit-tle. Choose a good protective spray and apply generously to protect your hair from being scorched.2. Get into the air-dried hair look. Spare your locks some heat and give your hair dryer a summer break. It’s the perfect time to let your hair dry naturally and experiment with adventurous summer beach waves. To avoid frizz, towel dry your hair thoroughly and apply a leave-in conditioner. Twist the damp hair into a bun and secure it with a clip to dry to achieve tousled fun-loving summer waves.3. Coconut oil is the holy grail of summer hair care. Packed with nat-ural goodness, it makes for the perfect frizz Use it as a leave-in con-ditioner to make up for the summer excesses. Coconut oil penetrates into the hair fiber, bringing out deep conditioning from inside out and acts as a potent moisture lock. Put a small amount of coconut oil in the palm of your hand and rub your hands together.