Imagination melds with practicality in summer’s newest hair must-haves.
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01 KIEHL’S SUNFLOWER COLOR PRESERVING SHAMPOO
Enriched with sunflower seed and apricot oils, this antioxidant-rich cleanser is specially formulated for color-treated, chemically processed hair. ($18; Kiehl’s stores & counters, Kiehls.com)
02 ALTERNA HEMP WITH ORGANICS COLOR HOLD REPAIR GLOSS
Featuring pure hemp seed oil and organic botanicals, this leave-in cream delivers hair free of flyaways and split ends, plus shine and protection from blowdrying. ($19; Ulta)
03 BLOW WEATHER GIRL CLIMATE NEUTRALIZING COMPLEX
With only a few drops, this concentrated serum tackles the damaging and frizzifying effects of temperature change, pollution and indoor dry air, thanks to a potent blend of pure proteins. ($22; Ulta, blowny.com)
05 TIGI ROCKAHOLIC ALL ACCESS GO ANYWHERE SHAMPOO BAR
This portable shampoo bar contains antibacterial sage leaf extract, nourishing sandalwood oil and henna for conditioning as you cleanse—and comes in a resealable bag to boot. ($9.95; tigihaircare.com)
05 ORIBE HAIR CARE 24K GOLD POMADE
Add shimmer and shine with this conditioning concoction of sparkling crushed gold minerals and color-saving UV protection. ($49; Bergdorf Goodman, oribe.com)
06 COLORMARK TOUCHBACK
Delay trips to the salon with this pocket-sized marker that dispenses permanent color. Available in eight shades, the tint remains bonded to hair until washed out. ($29.95; touchbackgray.com)
07 BUMBLE AND BUMBLE THE LIMITED EDITION BB BANDBALL
This colorful collection of rubber bands is perfect for pulling back beach hair. ($20; bumbleandbumble.com)