Four of the Best: Heroes for holiday hair
Published 09/08/2011 | 15:34
Sun, fun, sea and sand can take it's toll on our hair, so we've spent the week rounding up our favourite treatments to keep those tresses happy this summer!
The Sun Protector: Aveda's Sun Care Protective Hair Veil
Sun worshippers in need of some hair protection should spray liberally with Aveda's Sun Care Protective Hair Veil. Designed to shield tresses from harmful rays for up to 16 hours, the water resistant formula forms an invisible screen which works to minimize colour fade, damage and dryness. Packed with nourishing goodies, the formula is rich in palm oils and shea butter to de-tangle and condition. A passport to soft, glossy, manageable hair.
Available from selected department stores priced at €27
The Shampoo: Fekkai's Marine Summer Hair Shampoo
Bursting with Marine extracts, Fekkai's Marine Summer Hair Shampoo is the perfect treat for sea soaked tresses. Rich botanicals like Algae protect, marine peptides repair and sea kelp revitalizes, a small amount lathered into the scalp washes away chlorine, residue and impurities. All that's left is hydrated locks with the scent of summer.
Available from Space NK priced at €24
The Mask: Rekens Colour Extend Mask
Dull holiday hair lacking in lustre will come back to life with Rekens Colour Extend Mask. Designed especially for coloured hair, 15 minutes is all it takes for the mask to work it's magic by feeding even the thirstiest tresses. Using a combination of Mango Oil and Ceramide to replenish, moisturise and protect, coloured hair is left looking vibrant, luminous and full of shine.
Available from selected salons priced at €28.50
The multi-tasker : L’Oréal Professionnel série nature Oilixir
Holiday makers on the hunt for a hair superhero should pack the beach bag with the multitasking charms of L’Oréal Professionnel série nature Oilixi. Perfect at hydrating split ends and adding shine, the luxurious treatment works as a pre-wash, a blow-dry balm and a finishing oil. Loaded with argon oil and rich in vitamins A, D, E , a couple of drops applied to mid lengths and ends will keep even the most windswept tresses super sleek. As a 3 in 1, it's perfect for the holiday suitcase.
Available from selected salons priced at €19