Want beachy waves without drying out your curls? We’ve got the recipe.
Beach waves à la Gisele are always on our summertime hair wish list — but an actual trip to the beach isn’t always an option. Besides, my “day at the beach hair” is less sexy, tousled waves and more of a sand-filled mop topped with greasy sunscreen.SHOP: Get the Science on Salt + Shop Products Proven to Work
The actual concept of these loose waves involves the sea salt in the ocean that’s known to give your hair texture that creates a messy (aka “beachy”) look that’s so coveted, companies now bottle it for big bucks. Here’s the deal: You don’t need to spend a ton of money when you can make it at home. We’ve tested the best recipes for a DIY salt spray, and this one makes the cut for the best bathroom beach waves.MORE: Haircuts for Curly Hair