Does your hair just feel *different* during the summer months? More oily? More dry?
It’s true! The warm weather and change of climate take a toll on your locks. Not to mention activities like swimming, sweating in the heat, and being in the sun can wreak havoc on your tresses, leaving it hard to manage and having less than gorgeous hair.
To conserve the integrity of hair, it needs a little extra TLC during the upcoming summer months. Here are some of our favorite tips & products to maintain healthy, shiny, and vibrant hair all summer long!
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The Canvas Salon Summer Hair Essentials
1. Sun Protection
As summer approaches, outdoor activities can harm your hair! Aveda’s Sun Care UV defense & recovery system targets protection to your hair, fighting against sun, salt & chlorine damage!
Enjoy the sunshine with beautiful hair this summer by using these products!
- Aveda Sun Care Hair and Body Cleanser
- Aveda Sun Care After-Sun Hair Masque
- Aveda Sun Care Protective Hair Veil
2. Stay Hydrated
It’s important to have your hair hydrated and nourished with key nutrients to keep your hair healthy. The Aveda Nutriplenish line does just that, with both light and deep moisture options to fit all hair types!
The lines leave-in condition and hair oil have become a top seller, providing an extra boost to the shampoo and condition to fight dryness all day long!
- Aveda Nutiplenish Shampoo + Conditioner Light Moisture
- Aveda Nutriplenish Shampoo + Conditioner Deep Moisture
- Aveda Nutriplenish Leave-in Conditioner
- Aveda Nutriplenish Multi-use Hair Oil
3. Double Heat Protection
Not only are you facing the heat of styling tools but also warmer temperatures from the sun! Protect your hair from thermal damage while restyling! BONUS: it softens and detangles!
- Aveda Heat Relief Thermal Protector & Conditioning Mist
4. Stay Soft & Smooth
Say hello & goodbye to frizz along with 12 hours of humidity defense! The Aveda Smooth Infusion line is designed to fight frizz while the sweet aroma of the Cherry Almond line keeps hair soft and smelling amazing!
- Aveda Cherry Almond Softening Shampoo + Conditioner
- Aveda Smooth Infusion Style-prep Smoothie
5. Fight Damage
A leave-in treatment that INSTANTLY repairs, protects & reduces breakage? Yes, please! A small amount of this daily hair repair dramatically fights 4 types of hair damage, it’s an essential for sun & styling damage!
-Aveda Damage Remedy Daily Hair Repair
6. Protect Your Scalp
In our Strong & Healthy Hair blog post, we discussed the importance of caring for your scalp year-round.
More than anything, it’s important to keep the scalp oils and nutrients balanced to have the best possible foundation for healthy hair.
- Aveda Scalp Benefits Balancing Shampoo + Conditioner
- Aveda Scalp Benefits Scalp Remedy Dandruff Solution
7. Waterless Refresh
A refresh to your hair & scalp that requires no water or rinsing! The Rinseless Refresh is a lightweight, liquid spray that instantly refreshes your hair, texture, and scalp, taming frizz for 72 hours. It’s the perfect remedy for second-day hair and reviving waves, curls & coils!
-Aveda Rinseless Refresh Micellar Hair & Scalp Refresher