There’s something about salt air and sea spray that does wonders for the hair. After a day at the beach, you get that effortless tousled look that only a beach vacay can give…until now.
Scientists and beauty experts have teamed up to create salt sprays to give you that beach hair look without having to leave home or book a vacation. Read on for our picks of the best salt sprays for beach-worthy hair.
Fekkai Soleil Beach Waves Spray
Created by hairstylist Frederic Fekkai, this salt spray for your hair will have you dreaming of tropical islands and palm trees. The blend also contains sunflower seed oil to give great shine and leave your hair looking healthy.
Herbivore Sea Mist Coconut + Sea Salt Beach Wave Mist
This blend of salt for volume and coconut for nourishment will transform you into your inner beach babe. And the vanilla fragrance will transport you straight to the beautiful island of Madagascar.
Captain Blankenship Mermaid Sea Salt Hair Spray
For natural-looking beach waves, look no further than this ultra-simple product. This minimal product contains just seven ingredients: water, sea salt, rose geranium oil, palmarosa oil (both smell divine), kelp and organic aloe vera.
Drybar Mai Tai Spritzer Sea Salt
There’s nothing that says beach vacation quite like a cocktail, which is why we love the sound of this. The spray combines salt, aloe and algae to create volume and texture without leaving you with crispy curls. You’ll be left with soft beach waves that still have a great feel.
Not Your Mother’s Beach Babe Texturizing Sea Salt Spray
Let’s face it: On a hot summer’s day, our hair can end up drooping because of high temperatures and humidity. But don’t let that put you off trying the beach wave look. This formula’s extra hold ensures that your waves stay wavy, regardless of the temperature.
Bumble and Bumble Surf Spray
This formula is a foaming mousse that is crammed with natural moisturizing agents such as sea kelp and coconut to hydrate your hair. While it’s doing your hair good, you’ll be rocking your beach wave look like a boss.
Moroccan Sea Salt Spray
This light spray volumizes and texturizes the hair while moisturizing it with argan oil and sea kelp.
Oribe Après Beach Wave and Shine Spray
Although this spray has a firm hold, it gives you the perfect tousled wave without the stiffness that comes from some salt sprays. It creates texture and volume from the roots upwards, so it’s a great alternative to dry shampoo.