We all know the struggle of styling our curly hair only to watch it fluff and go poof once we step outside. Purchasing a humidity-proof product is a great line of defense to help your curls stay healthy and frizz-free as the blistering sun touches down on our heads. We’ve compiled a list of great products that can help you fight the humidity whether you are looking for a gel, styling cream, mousse, or oil.

Gel

ouidad climate control gel

Ouidad Advanced Climate Control Heat & Humidity Gel

Humidity stands no chance with a gel that prevents frizz, flyaways, and volume that the summer heat can bring. The wheat proteins combined with nano-technology formula are specifically designed to lock in moisture and keep humidity away.

Jane Carter Solution Condition And Sculp

A gel that provides maximum hold is great during the hottest seasons when your curls need to be defined in the heat. This is a good product to use on wash day to set your definition because it's best used when wet and won’t leave any build-up or residue.

Curly Hair Solutions Curl Keeper Gel

It's great to have a versatile product in your arsenal that can be used on either set or dry hair. This Curl Keeper Gel will help control frizz during humid weather without giving you flakiness or crunchiness.

Mielle Organics Honey & Ginger Styling Gel

The soothing ingredients of honey, ginger, and babassu are blended for a natural formula to hydrate your hair. This gel will give each of your curls definition and smooth your edges while keeping frizz away.

CURLS Curl Gel-les’c

Transform your curls with an organic curl styler that will give you hold, shine, and no frizz. Flaxseed oil, coconut milk, and rosemary extract are blended to define and keep your curls protected.

Mousse

devacurl frizz free volumizing foam

DevaCurl Frizz-Free Volumizing Foam

If you are looking for an alcohol-free formula that won’t dry out your curls, this is perfect for you. Use this lightweight formula for volume, curl retention and shine and your curls will reward you with long-lasting hold.

Smooth‘n Shine Curl Defining Mousse

This anti-frizz formula is great for adding volume to your curls and bringing out the best definition and texture. A camellia oil and shea butter blend is going to give your curls bounce and health whether they are wet or dry.

The Doux Mousse Def Texture Foam

This light-hold foaming mousse will keep the humidity away with its combination of blue agave and green tea to leave your hair soft and shiny. You can use this on any texture of curls to define and control your style.

Bed Head by TIGI Foxy Curls Extreme Mousse

This strong-hold mousse provides definition and frizz-free curls for up to 72 hours. Shop this product for humidity protected curls that will hold up in the heat. Curlies love that it doesn't leave behind a crunch.

SheaMoisture Fruit Fusion Coconut Water Weightless Styling Mousse

If you follow the Curly Girl Method then this silicone-free mousse can help keep your curls nourished and happy. It is vitamin enriched with lychee berry, green apple extracts, and fresh dragon fruit to control frizz and give you a weightless shine.



Styling Creams

carols daughter hair milk

Carol’s Daughter Hair Milk Cream-to-Serum Lotion

Moisture is here to stay with a light cream-to-serum treatment designed to hydrate and penetrate your curls. Agave, mango butter, and meadowfoam oil are going to keep your curls shiny and free from humidity.

Eden Bodyworks Coconut Shea Curl Defining Creme

Use this crème with a humidity-resistant formula to define and style your curls. You can apply the coconut oil, avocado oil, and shea butter blend to dry or damp hair for finger styling on-the-go.

Mixed Chicks Coil, Kink, Curl, and Styling Cream

Five oils are blended in this styler to give you creamy perfection to keep your curls moisturized and frizz-free. Whether you rock a wash&go or a protective style, humidity doesn’t stand a chance.

Soultanicals Can’t Believe It’s Knot Butta

A styling cream that smoothes and nourishes your curls is the best to keep flyaways away in the summer heat. This creamy concoction is made with Jamaican black castor oil and sweet honey for moisture, softness, and shine.

Taliah Waajid Curls, Waves, and Naturals Curly Curl Cream

This lightweight styling cream smoothes and moisturizes your curls with its amazing shea butter formula, but won't build up on your curls over time. 

Oil

Oils will not give your hair the hold it needs to define your curls, but they're a useful tool in smoothing and spot treating frizz that has formed when refreshing your curls. They can also seal in your moisture as the final product in your styling routine to prevent your hair from reaching out for moisture (which is what frizz is). 

creme of nature argan oil

Crème Of Nature Argan Oil Anti-Humidity Gloss & Shine Mist

Your curls will have a brilliant shine after using this frizz-controlled mist that doubles as a heat protectant. The argan oil will help repair your dry hair, fight humidity, and give you a shine that won’t weigh your hair down.

Flawless by Gabrielle Union Oil Treatment

This five-oil, silicone-free oil treatment is your go-to product for shinier, frizz-free hair. The blend of argan oil, marula oil, avocado oil, and pea protein is going to give you hydration with a shiny finish.

Cantu Anti-Frizz Smoothing Oil

No one likes flyaways or frizz, so why not eliminate them both with one product? This product is free of silicones or mineral oil to keep your curls healthy, smoothed and shiny.

Uncle Funky’s Daughter Glossy Finishing Shine Mist

A mist that’s going to hydrate your curls is perfect for fighting the humidity and frizz. Enjoy the mix of safflower oil, jojoba, and coconut to strengthen and provide shine to your curls.

Design Essentials Almond and Avocado Curl Control and Shine Mist

If you are looking to revitalize your curls and coils, this shine mist is a must for you. The almond and avocado ingredients are perfect on wet or dry hair to achieve controlled, frizz-free curls.

We hope you find the right combination that can help your hair beat the heat these next few months. Each set of products is great for different styles no matter if you are doing a wash&go or a protective style to keep your curls protected. A great mix of humidity proof products can truly help combat frizz and assist in sealing moisture in all the right places.