Expert Tips to Tame the Summer Frizz


Tame the Summer Frizz: Expert Tips from Excuria Salon and Spa


Summertime brings sunshine, beach days, and unfortunately, frizz! At Excuria Salon and Spa, we understand the frustration of battling frizzy hair during the warmer months. But don’t worry—we’re here to help you keep your hair smooth, shiny, and manageable all summer long.


Understanding the Cause of Frizz


Before diving into solutions, let’s understand why hair tends to frizz up in the summer. Frizz occurs when the outer layer of your hair, the cuticle, lifts, allowing moisture from the air to enter the hair shaft. This swelling leads to that unruly, frizzy appearance. The humidity and heat of summer exacerbate this process, making it essential to adopt a hair care routine that combats these elements.


Hydrate, Hydrate, Hydrate!


One of the best ways to fight frizz is to keep your hair hydrated. Dry hair is more prone to frizz because it eagerly absorbs moisture from the humid air. Here are some tips to maintain moisture in your hair:


  • Deep Conditioning Treatments: Incorporate a deep conditioning treatment into your weekly routine. Our salon offers various hydrating treatments that penetrate the hair shaft, providing long-lasting moisture.
  • Leave-In Conditioners: Use a leave-in conditioner to keep your hair hydrated throughout the day. Opt for products with ingredients like shea butter, argan oil, or coconut oil.
  • Regular Trims: Split ends and damaged hair can make frizz worse. Regular trims help keep your hair healthy and prevent the spread of damage.


Choose the Right Products


Using the right products is crucial in your battle against frizz. Here’s what we recommend:


  • Anti-Frizz Serums: These products create a barrier against humidity, locking in moisture and keeping frizz at bay. Apply a small amount to damp hair before styling.
  • Sulfate-Free Shampoos: Sulfates can strip your hair of natural oils, leading to dryness and frizz. Choose a gentle, sulfate-free shampoo to maintain your hair’s natural moisture balance.
  • Heat Protectants: If you use heat styling tools, always apply a heat protectant. This will shield your hair from damage and reduce frizz.


Styling Techniques


How you style your hair can also affect its frizz levels. Here are some styling tips:


  • Air Drying: Whenever possible, let your hair air dry. Heat from blow dryers can cause frizz, so if you must use one, opt for a diffuser attachment and a low heat setting.
  • Smooth Blowouts: For a smooth, frizz-free blowout, use a round brush and direct the airflow down the hair shaft. This helps to seal the cuticle and create a sleek finish.
  • Protective Hairstyles: Braids, buns, and other protective styles can help keep your hair in place and reduce frizz exposure.


Professional Treatments


For those looking for a more long-term solution, consider professional treatments:


  • Keratin Treatments: These treatments smooth the hair cuticle and can significantly reduce frizz for weeks.
  • Smoothing Treatments: Our salon offers various smoothing treatments that provide lasting frizz control and shine.


Summertime Hair Care Routine


Here’s a simple summertime hair care routine to keep your locks looking fabulous:


  • Shampoo and Condition: Use a sulfate-free shampoo and a hydrating conditioner.
  • Deep Condition Weekly: Incorporate a deep conditioning treatment once a week.
  • Apply Leave-In Conditioner: Use a leave-in conditioner on damp hair.
  • Use Anti-Frizz Serum: Apply an anti-frizz serum before styling.
  • Style Gently: Air dry or use a low heat setting on your blow dryer.
  • Trim Regularly: Visit Excuria Salon and Spa for regular trims to maintain healthy ends.


Visit Us


Be sure to stop by this summer to see our collection of professional products from brands such as Oribe, Redken, and Moroccanoil to tackle summer frizz. Our experienced stylists can recommend the best products for your hair type, ensuring you have everything you need for frizz-free hair.


Ready to tackle summer frizz with expert help? Book an appointment at Excuria Salon and Spa today! Our experienced stylists provide personalized hair care advice, treatments, and services to keep your hair looking fabulous. Embrace the summer with confidence and let your hair shine as brightly as the sun!