Beach Hair 101: Tricks for shiny hair

Although salty, wavy hair is the go to look for the beach that we all swear by, you need some healthy shine underneath it all. Here are a few tied and true tricks you can do at home that will have your locks glistening in no time.

1. Coconut Oil shine serum.

This uber oil gives you amazing, non greasy shine and conditioning with just a few drops. Simply rub a few drops of coconut oil in your palms, then onto damp or dry hair at the ends, and comb through…Voila, easy & affordable shine.

2. Coconut Oil Pomade.

Ban flyways the au natural way. In a small bowl, melt 2 tbs shea butter (or coco butter), then mix in 1 tbs coconut oil, and a few drops of perfume oil (if you want). Let cool, put in a jar. Boom.  

2. Honey conditioner.

Once a week do the following: Combine equal parts honey and your hair conditioner, mix thoroughly and then use like your normal conditioner.  The honey increases both shine and volume. Just make sure to rinse super thoroughly. Pantene Pro-bee.

3. Cold water rinse. 

Not only does it wake you up. Have your final rinse off in the shower be with super cold water. It’s one of the easiest things to do for the health of your hair, and it works like a charm.

I wonder if I do all of these in 1 week, if I’ll have hair like Mila Kunis? Probably not, but still got to give it a shot. A gal’s gotta dream.

* I can’t decide which pic to use, so if it changes, it’s just me being indecisive.

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