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    24 Products To Jumpstart Your Summer Hair Care Regimen

    Products that'll hydrate and protect your hair from the beach, pool, and sun!

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    1. Bumble and Bumble Hairdresser's Invisible Oil Primer has UV and thermal heat protection to condition and detangle your dry hair while defending it from the sun's harmful rays.

    2. Sun Bum Revitalizing 3-in-1 Repair Spray is a leave-in treatment that's made with hemp milk and hemp seed oil to hydrate and seal in moisture so your hair will be smooth, shiny, and ready to take on the sun.

    3. Kinky-Curly Knot Today Leave-In Conditioner detangles and hydrates all curl patterns and wavy hair. You won't have to worry about your hair knotting up after hot beach day if you use this.

    4. UltraSwim Dynamic Duo Repair Shampoo and Conditioner contains vitamin E and aloe vera to nourish and condition your hair while removing chlorine and copper deposits that come from swimming, leaving it healthy and shiny.

    5. Briogeo Don’t Despair, Repair!™ Deep Conditioning Mask is a weekly deep conditioning treatment to replenish hydration and moisture to over-processed and brittle summer hair.

    6. TGIN Miracle Repair Anti-Breakage Serum strengthens and rejuvenates your post-beach hair with coconut, olive, argan, jojoba, and peach kernel oils.

    7. Miss Jessie's Curly Meringue silkens and refreshes your summer curls without weighing them down. And the smell is just amazing!

    8. Alterna Bamboo Beach Summer Sunshine Spray is a weightless shine mist with UVA/UVB protection to shield your hair from the harsh summer elements.

    9. Verb Sea Texture Spray gives your hair that natural, beachy texture and body without the crunchy feeling. And it has a light hold to keep the volume in place — perfect for summer!

    10. CHI Curls Defined Aloe Vera Oil reduces the loss of moisture of dehydrated summer hair strands to keep them smooth, shiny, and bouncy — rain or shine.

    11. DryBar Hot Toddy Heat Protectant Mist is a dry spray that'll preserve your hair from heat styling up to 450°F so your curling iron beach waves are damage-free. It's also made with marula oil to leave your hair silky smooth.

    12. Herstyler Hair Repair Serum smooths and hydrates your after-pool hair from the roots to the ends, thanks to a blend of aloe vera and argan oil.

    13. Tarte Cosmetics Limited-Edition Hair Goals Dry Shampoo will actually lift that summer oil, dirt, and sweat out of your hair without weighing it down or leaving white residue. And it boosts volume with an amazing scent!

    14. Ion Swimmer's Leave-in Conditioner rehydrates your hair after mineral build-up, chlorine, and saltwater damage. It's also really good at preserving your hair color!

    15. IGK Beach Club Texture Spray is salt-free and will give you the voluminous beachy, wavy texture you've always wanted!

    16. Puracy Natural Shampoo and Conditioner are plant-based with citrus, eucalyptus, and mint to deep condition, moisturize, and improve your overall scalp and hair health so you can enjoy your summer care-free!

    17. Ouai Rose Hair & Body Oil will not only smooth those pesky flyaways from the summer heat but will also hydrate your body at the same time. And might I add, the smell is delightful!

    18. Grow Gorgeous End Split Ends Leave-In Serum uses a lightweight blend of Amazonian oils to heal and repair broken hair follicles and split ends from the summer elements.

    19. John Frieda Frizz Ease Serum smooths and eliminates that annoying frizz, even in the summer heat.

    20. Living Proof Perfect hair Day Fresh Cut Split End Mender seals in moisture and hydrates your beach hair and brittle ends so it'll feel like you just left the salon with a fresh trim.

    21. AquaGuard Pre-Swim Hair Defense prevents chlorine damage before it even begins. Just apply three to five minutes before swimming to protect those gorgeous locks!

    22. Carol's Daughter Mimosa Hair Honey Shine Pomade hydrates your dry summer curls and controls frizz with a blend of shea butter, cocoa butter, and nettles. And it's is great for type-4 curl patterns!

    23. Davines Minu Shampoo is perfect for colored treated hair! It'll gently cleanse, enhance, and prolong the lifespan of your colored hair throughout the summer.

    24. And DevaCurl SuperCream is a coconut oil infused styler that'll lengthen, shape, boost moisture, define, and smooth your natural curls, no matter the weather.

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