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5 Top Summer Hair Care Tips

Summer is well and truly here and at last many of us will be heading for the sun, and while we all know the dangers of exposing our skin to UV rays, we often forget about our hair.

The Sun, saltwater, humidity, chlorine, and sand all take a huge toll on our hair, so to help you pack the right summer hair essentials, here are our top 5 holiday hair care tips from our very own hair care experts.

A sun hat

“If you have your hair coloured the first thing you need to pack is a hat, to stop your colour fading” Danielle Carrier Creative Director

UV protection

“There are so many sun protection products out there for your hair,  I love Frizz Dismiss serum it has UV protection and stops the frizz.” Becky Salon manager


“Simple accessories can take your look from beach to bar chic in no time, I always pack a selection of clips, grips, bands and headscarfs, for a quick up do”  Amy senior stylist 

Moisture Deep conditioning treatment

“Pack a moisturising shampoo, conditioner, and treatment , after a day in the sun, my hair needs a bit of TLC.” Tiff Senior stylist

Leave the hot tools at home

“Don’t pack your hot tools, wear your hair in Braids at the beach, then when you take the braids out you are ready for a night out with lovely soft beachy waves ”  Jodie  senior Stylist