Unless you live in a perpetual surf cycle on the beaches of Kailua, Oahu, or you’re Blake Lively in The Shallows (minus the shark attack and near-death experience), your grasp on easy, pretty beachy waves is probably nonexistent. Because for some reason, piece-y, just-slept-on-the-beach hair is way harder to achieve than you’d think, especially since the whole surfer-girl vibe is all about chill, natural vibes. That’s where sea salt spray comes in.
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But forget about the crappy wave sprays you created in junior high by pouring salt and water into a spray bottle and wondering why it turned your hair into a tangled, crunchy mess. Because the new lineup of salt sprays on the market is formulated with a mix of moisturizing and smoothing ingredients plus a hefty dose of lightweight texturizers to leave your hair feeling soft and defined without the crunch. Just spritz these throughout your damp hair and let air-dry or diffuse it on medium heat for a more voluminous finish. Click through to see our 10 favorite sea salt sprays.
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Originally posted on StyleCaster.