Top 5 tips to beat the frizz in the hot humid weather...

1: Make friends with anti-frizz hair products

OK so the recent long spell of hot weather has been great but the increased humidity in the air can cause hair chaos. The perfect answer is to” Pick a smoothing oil that works for your hair type—lighter formulas for finer hair, heavier for textured or coarse—and include it in your everyday haircare routine, we carry L'ANZA healing oil in handy hand bag minis, medium and large or Mythic Oil by L'OREAL.

2: Cut down on the use of heat devices

In the summer you can get away with embracing the natural texture of your hair. Don’t bother battling against it. We would suggest trying a leave-in conditioner like Trauma treatment by L'ANZA or Source Essence D'Aloe by L'OREAL on slightly damp hair and let your hair dry naturally. reduce the use of heated tools, such as irons, and dryers but should you have no choice to succumb to heavy styling always use hair with products that have SPF and heat-protection to guard against heat damage.

3: Dry shampoo's for a quick fix or emergency

“A dry shampoo is an absolute must-have in this humid weather, great for people on-the-go with busy lifestyles. These products can erase a greasy, sweaty scalp, instantly refreshing and livening up your hair in seconds. These are a must have and are perfect to refresh second-day hair, in between your regular hair wash. Keep one in your drawer  at work and a second in your handbag, as well as one at home —so you’re never caught out.

4: Regularly get your hair cut on schedule

No matter what the weather or time of year its so important to visit the salon for a trim every six to eight weeks to get rid of split ends and to maintain the shape of your haircut.

5: Keep your scalp super clean

Avoid the urge to tie your hair up when it is wet, damp hair in a humid atmospheres is a recipe for bacteria. We advise washing your hair at least twice a week to maintain a clean and healthy scalp. Make sure you use products that provide the right level of moisture and conditioning for your hair. Using the correct shampoo is critical to maintaining the quality of your hair — ask your stylist for advice to make sure you are using one that suits your hair type and its demands.