Ah, the season of sun—great for outdoor fun, but not always so awesome for your hair, thanks to frizz, limpness, and other annoying summer-related worries. But stress not! We’ve got fixes for 10 of the biggest warm-weather hair gripes that’ll show your locks who’s boss.
Summer Hair Problem: Sun-Triggered Hair-Color Fading
Solution: Slap On a Hat Like Vanessa Hudgens Does.
Here, it’s all about prevention—you’ve got to keep your tresses safe from those rays. So when you’re out and about, make sure to use a styling product with a UV filter like L’Oréal Elnett Satin Extra-Strong UV Hairspray—or, even better, get a sun hat. It’ll not only protect your hair but also look cute.
Summer Hair Problem: the Dreaded Chlorine-Green Tint
Solution: Go for a Quick Rinse Like Sienna Miller Does.
Any light-haired gal can tell you that chlorine can give locks a minty hue. If your hair starts to turn on you, look for a chlorine-removing shampoo like Aubrey Organics Swimmers’ Normalizing Shampoo, or make like Sienna Miller, who has reportedly turned to tomato juice to eliminate unwanted tones in the past. As we know from the color wheel, red cancels out green.