Between spending days in chlorine and saltwater and regular usage of heated styling tools, our hair goes through a lot during the summer. On top of that, our hair also has to deal with the extreme heat and other elements. By the end of the season (which is somehow almost here), it can be easy to find yourself with dry, brittle hair.
To combat that, we rounded up the best hair products and tools on Amazon that shoppers can't get enough of to keep your locks healthy and hydrated throughout the summer and beyond.
Best summer hair products on Amazon, according to shoppers
A proper texturizing spray can give your hair a volume boost and grittiness that makes achieving your desired style easier. This Sun Bum spritz does all that while simultaneously providing UV protection. (Yes, even your scalp needs sunscreen.) "This is better than most professional products out there," raved one verified five-star reviewer.
Sometimes all you need is a little oil to feed a thirsty scalp dehydrated from summer weather and poolside activities. This popular Olaplex bonding oil is formulated to boost shine, strengthen and repair hair. Plus, it has almost 26,000 verified five-star ratings.
Get long-lasting hydration with a hair mask like this highly-rated argan oil one. It boasts the ability to provide softer, silkier and healthier-looking hair and reviewers don't disagree. The reviewers are filled with praises from people with different hair types and one person event went as far as to call it a "miracle in a jar."
For some quick, on-the-go hydration, this mist is the perfect addition to your travel beauty kit. Bamboo extract and coconut oil are the star ingredients in this oil mist that boasts the ability to calm frizz and flyaways while providing bounce and shine.
We're no strangers to this anti-frizz spray from Color Wow — and neither are Amazon shoppers! It is heat-activated and designed to last up to three washes before needing reapplication. With almost 27,800 verified five-star ratings, reviewers with various hair types also love this spray for how well it manages their frizz for days at a time.
This TikTok-trending dry shampoo is perfect for refreshing your hair quickly when you're in a rush or on the move. It removes excess oil and grease to give your hair new life between washes. One Shop TODAY contributor used this dry shampoo and said it saved her ample amounts of time when she was pressed for time to get ready for a night out.
Summer is the perfect time to let your hair down and let it flow, but nobody wants to do that with dull, lifeless hair. This hair treatment only needs eight seconds to revitalize your hair, leaving it silky and shiny. One Shop TODAY contributor tried it for herself and immediately noticed the difference.
With over 67,000 five-star ratings, this Olaplex hair treatment is a must-have for anyone dealing with frizzy, dry or damaged hair. Not only does it repair hair, but it's also designed to strengthen and protect hair structure while restoring the hair's healthy appearance.
When using heated styling tools on your hair, start with a heat-protectant spray. It protects locks when exposed to heat up to 450 degrees and has an anti-frizz component so you can enjoy long-lasting style. One reviewer said it "keeps my 60-year-old color-treated red hair looking 20."
One Shop TODAY contributor is a regular user of this tea tree shampoo. It was recommended to her when she was dealing with an itchy, dry scalp. "It's instantly relieving...and really helped with the itching and dryness!" she said.
A leave-in conditioner that will keep your hair hydrated and moisturized is a must-have for summer. This option from Mizani is formulated to protect hair from heat damage and leave curls frizz-free and detangled.
Nothing is worse than attempting a slick hair 'do and dealing with little baby hairs and frizz popping up. This blasting freeze spray is meant to make your look last until your next wash day, so you can be confident everything will stay in place.
If you want to tame baby hairs and flyaways with something a bit softer, try this hair wax stick. Reviewers are raving about how well it held down their hair. One customer also shared that it doesn't leave hair hard and stiff.
Best hair tools on Amazon, according to shoppers
The Revlon One-Step made waves when it first debuted and hasn't stopped since. This bestseller dries and styles hair in one fell swoop, significantly lightening your styling workload. It has a whopping 246,000 verified five-star ratings — and one Amazon reviewer even said that the glowing reviews still don't give it enough justice.
Whether you have naturally dry hair or just spend a lot of time in the pool, hydration and moisture are important parts of hair health. This empty spray bottle can be filled with water for when you need a quick refresh or with your favorite product to breathe some life into your locks on-the-go.
Having the right brush can make a world of difference in the final look of a hairstyle. This brush is perfect for wet or dry hair of any type and makes detangling a breeze. Many reviewers admitted that they were skeptical of this brush at first, but were pleasantly surprised when they found that it easily detangled their hair while minimizing breakage.
Claw clips are back in style and the perfect easy summer hair accessory. You can use them to add a slight pop of color to any look. These sturdy hair pieces have an almost perfect average and almost 20,300 verified five-star ratings.
We're all about getting our hair done as quickly and efficiently as possible. This triple-barreled curling iron wand fits that bill. It handles three pieces of hair at a time and will help you create the perfect look in a matter of minutes. Reviewers praise this wand for its ability to heat up quickly and create consistently good-looking waves.
Like a brush, having the right towel can make a world of difference in your hair, too! A microfiber towel will help reduce frizz and dry your hair faster. This lightweight bestseller comes in a pack of two, so you can always have a clean one ready to go. People with both thick and curly or straight and fine hair are singing the praises of this wrap in the reviews.
For more stories like this, check out:
- 19 stylish headbands from Lululemon, Madewell and more — starting at $10
- Feeling irritated after getting waxed? 10 soothing products for more effortless healing
- This silk sleep mask is the $10 luxury you didn't know you needed