If protecting your skin from sun exposure is a standard practice, then why isn’t it the same for hair? Here are our tips on how to keep your hair and scalp protected, all summer long.
In the summer our hair is more exposed to sunlight and other elements like salt water, chlorine, intense heat, wind and sand. Protecting our hair when we are on vacation is crucial, to prevent it from going dull, dry and brittle when we get back home. Read on for simple ways you can care for your hair in the summer: from a beach trip, to a daily hike, or just lounging by the pool.
As soon as you can, rinse your hair with fresh water after swimming. Try agentle product, such as SU Hair & Body Wash. In addition to gently eliminating salt, chlorine and sand, it offers an antioxidant action and soothes the effects of exposure to the sun, leaving hair moisturized and soft.
Using a single product for hair and body is convenient, especially when you need to limit the amount of stuff you pack on vacation.
Taking care of your hair during a vacation ensures that you return home looking happy, healthy and refreshed. Here are some additional tips on how to maintain the health and beauty of your hair.
Once or twice a week, swap in a regenerating mask instead of your usual conditioner. OurSU/Hair Maskrevitalizes hair that has been stressed by the sun, salt water and chlorine, detangling it and restoring softness and shine.
When you have washed your hair, always use a gentle approach: do not wring your hair by pulling or rubbing with a towel. Let your hair dry naturally as much as possible and avoid using hair straighteners or dryers, or at very least, adjust the temperature to the lowest level.
Care for your hair even if the sky is cloudy: the UV rays can get through just the same. Wear a strawhat, a scarf or abandana to help protect your scalp: click below to discover 4 hairstyles for the summer!