From beachy waves to a sleek pony, summer hairstyles are so fun to experiment with. Depending on the style you want to rock, you may need different products to help you. Since there are many options on the market, hairstylist Aaron O’Bryan helped us narrow down the essentials for you based on your hair type and what you’re looking for. Shop the best summer hair tools you should invest in this season, and watch the video clip above to get all the styling tips you need.
If you’re looking to speed up your blow-dry time while causing the least amount of damage to your hair, this is the hairdryer for you. Attachments include a direct airflow nozzle and a diffuser to help you create the perfect blowout at home.
SHOP: Supersonic Hair Dryer; $549.99 at Dyson
This product straightens your hair, but it can also be used to create waves and curls. It works wonders on the hair by adding heat to style but also features a cool airflow on the outer layer to bring the temperature down and set your hair. The thermocline plates heat up in just 30 seconds, so you get a smooth and quick style every time.
SHOP: Conair 2-in-1 Cool Air Styler for Cascading Waves CS500C; $79.99 at Amazon
This double-duty product dries and smooths the hair straight out of the shower. The straightening brush works three times faster with its infrared technology that helps to lock in moisture and reduce frizz. You can switch from blow-dry to thermal brush with a touch of a button.
SHOP: Double Agent 2-in-1 Blow Dryer + Straightening Brush; $150 at Amika