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Summer is the best time to try out braids, waves and other fun styles. However, the sun and the sand can be a burden to the hair. These John Frieda Hair Care products are necessary to protecting and styling your hair.
John Frieda Luxurious Volume Full Hydration Detangling Mist ($9, Ulta.com)
Sand and salty water after a day at the beach can leave behind quite a few hair knots and tangles. After washing your hair, spray the Luxurious Volume Detangling Mist liberally throughout damp hair to help untangle any knots. Strengthened with Pro Vitamin B5 and honey, this spray’s nourishing formula tames tangled hair, prevents breakage and leaves fine strands feeling soft and visibly healthy.
John Frieda Beach Blonde Sea Waves Sea Salt Spray ($9.99, Target.com)
Tousled, beachy waves are a summer must-have. To help create this windswept waves look use the Beach Blonde Sea Salt Spray. The sea salt infused formula has a summery scent and can be used on towel-dried or dry hair.
Get Ready for Date Night with John Frieda Hair Care
Whether you’re going out on a date or out with the girls, the John Frieda Luxurious Volume line is here to help you get a voluminous look that will stay through the night.
Start in the shower with John Frieda Luxurious Volume Core Restore Shampoo and Conditioner.
This innovative duo restores volume and vitality to limp, lifeless hair. Formulated with proprietary volumizing technology, it fortifies hair, taking it from fine to full by transforming hair from the inside out.
Available for $12.49 at Ulta
Next, use the John Frieda Luxurious Volume Root Booster Blow Dry Lotion for a salon-quality style.
This root-boosting blow-dry lotion is expertly designed to amplify volume at the roots and crown, while thickening fine strands. With a root-lifting formula and triple polymer system, this featherweight lotion helps create long-lasting natural volume.
Available for $9.99 at food, drug and mass retailers
For the finale, spray John Frieda Luxurious Volume Forever Full Hairspray.
Keep your touchably full style, all night long. The ultra-fine mist is formulated to give the highest level of hold with brushability, allowing you to get fullness and volume.
Available for $9.99 at food, drug and mass retailers
New Year, New You with John Frieda Hair Care
This 2018, revamp your hair color, tame your frizz and add some volume with John Frieda Hair Care’s launches.
John Frieda Hair Care Luxurious Volume Core Restore Shampoo and Conditioner ($12.49 each, Ulta)
Transform your hair from the inside out with this innovative duo that restores volume and vitality to limp, lifeless locks.
Luxurious Volume Core Restore Shampoo contains a proprietary strengthening technology and volume creation polymer technology for a cleanse that builds instead of strips, taking hair from fine to full. The Luxurious Volume Core Restore Conditioner uses innovative clear technology that’s free of heavy ingredients that often weigh fine hair down. The clear formula conditioner provides dual-action by providing weightless detangling and conditioning that fine hair needs while adding the right amount of strength to create volume.
John Frieda Hair Care Radiant Red Red Boosting Shampoo and Conditioner ($6.99 each, Food, Drug and Mass Retailers)
A new colour-boosting shampoo and conditioner that brings out the best in your red, whether it’s natural or from the bottle.
The non-colour depositing shampoo gently protects, preserves and enhances red tones while cleansing, while the conditioner replenishes red shades and seals in moisture. With every use, they leave you red rich and radiant.
John Frieda Hair Care Frizz Ease Collection ($6.99 each, Food, Drug and Mass Retailers)
Check out the new statement making look for John Frieda Hair Care’s classic Frizz Ease collection.
Theiconic purple that has accented the products for years will now be the primary focus, making this collection of frizz-fighters bolder and brighter than ever.
Ultra Violet, Everything
Pantone announces Ultra Violet as the 2018 color of the year. A color that represents originality, ingenuity and visionary thinking – which makes it the perfect new color and look for the iconic John Frieda Hair Care Frizz Ease collection.
John Frieda Frizz Ease has been on shelves for over a quarter of a century, keeping their innovative and revolutionary products the leader in fighting frizz. Whether it’s a cult classic that smooths hair for every look or a shampoo that moisturizes and hydrates, John Frieda Frizz Ease is there for you no matter what you need.
Frizz Ease Secret Weapon Touch Up Crème ($6.99): Smooth frizz and flyaways instantly—anywhere, anytime—for a flawless, shiny finish.
Frizz Ease Daily Nourishment Shampoo + Conditioner ($5.99): Give your hair a daily dose of hydration with this duo that provides humidity resistance, breakage reduction and improved conditioning. With this shampoo and conditioner, you will keep your hair continuously soft, silky and smooth.
Frizz Ease Air Dry Waves Styling Foam ($9.99): Achieve your desired soft, natural and touchable air-dry waves that you can run your fingers through.
Availability: Food, drug and mass retailers
Winter Beauty Must-Haves
As temperatures drop, moisturizing products are must-haves. Below, you'll find essentials from John Frieda Hair Care, Erborian, MegRhythm and Kneipp to help you fight winter’s biggest beauty troubles.
John Frieda Frizz Ease Daily Nourishment Shampoo and Conditioner
($5.99 each, Food, Drug and Mass Retailers Nationwide)
Cold, dry air also dries out your hair. Quench your hair’s thirst and give it a daily dose of intense hydration with this duo that provides humidity resistance, breakage reduction and improved conditioning. This shampoo and conditioner will help keep your hair continuously soft, silky and smooth through the winter months.
Erborian Ginseng Shot Mask ($7.50, Sephora.com)
A refreshing and restorative sheet mask that hydrates, moisturizes and softens the skin with skin-saving ingredient, Ginseng. The mask enhances the complexion’s radiance and immediately helps reduce the appearance of wrinkles, leaving the skin firmer, luminous and more youthful – it’s your answer to preventing skin dullness this season.
MegRhythm Eye Mask ($10.99 for a pack of 7, amazon.com)
MegRhythm self-heating eye mask is the perfect way to relax the eyes and hydrate surrounding skin. Its advanced self-heating technology heightens relaxation and relieves hard working eyes with the warm and soothing sensation of steam heat.
Kneipp Almond Blossom Body Oil – “Soft Skin” ( $22, Kneipp.com)
When your skin is in need of hydration, this body oil is a must to add to your post-shower routine. Made with nourishing ingredients, your skin will be left feeling soft and supple, with no greasy residue. With its high-quality almond oil, it is also great for those with sensitive skin.
Essential Oils Diffusers
Keep your Family Healthy this winter with Essential Oils. The perfect gift idea for health conscious families is an essential oils diffuser. But how do you know which one is the best? It's so hard to choose one because there are so many different types available.
Click here to discover the top 5 Essential Oils Diffusers of 2017.
JOHN FRIEDA HAIR CARE HELPS YOU FIGHT THE HUMIDITY
We’re in the heat and humidity of the summer. This August, try these John Frieda Hair Care Frizz Ease must-haves below to fight the frizz and make your statement with hair that’s uniquely yours.
John Frieda Frizz Ease Daily Nourishment Leave-In Conditioner
Fighting frizz starts right out of the shower! This leave-in conditioning spray that instantly adds shine and detangles hair. The formula contains a blend of vitamins A, E, C and green extract, and helps safeguard hair from heat styling and sun exposure- common culprits when it comes to frizzy hair.
John Frieda Frizz Ease Extra Strength Six Effects Serum
Instantly transform your frizz to ultra-sleek, purely polished, super-shiny hair with this cult-classic serum. It will not only block your frizz and repel against the humidity, but will also leave your hair extremely supple, easy to manage and healthy-looking. Another advantage, it has sunscreen in it!
John Frieda Frizz Ease Moisture Barrier Firm Hold Hairspray
Create an instant barrier that helps seal out humidity and combat frizz with this hairspray. No matter what style you’re going for, this firm-holding product holds even the hardest-to-handle styles, all day long. It has a fast-drying, shine-boosting formula.
*You can find these products at Food, Drug and Mass Retailers Nationwide
As the summer starts getting hotter, it is so easy to fall victim to the damage the heat can cause. Make sure you are protecting your skin and hair with these easy tips and tricks from TouchBack, Sun Bum, Smashbox, John Frieda and Sophia Gushee!
Revive your hair color with TouchBack Marker
TouchBack’s mistake-proof marker delivers true, temporary hair color instantly. The pocket-sized marker makes for easy application when you want it, where you want it.
Sooth your skin with Sun Bum Cool Down Hydrating After Sun Gel
Replenish skin with this tried-and-true classic—a beach bag essential!
Hydrate your face with Smashbox Photo Finish Primer Oil
Photo Finish Primer Oil from Smashbox Cosmetics is the first-ever primer specially formulated in a lightweight, luxurious oil to create radiant skin that glows on and off camera.
Tame the frizz with John Frieda Satin Finish Straightener
Pin-straight hair has never looked sleeker or felt softer. The revamped, premium flat iron now features generously sized 1 ½” inch plates that allow for quick, easy straightening using an advanced ionic generator.
Ask an Expert: Sophia Gushee, detox and wellness expert
- Minimize your exposure during the sun’s strongest hours (generally 10am to 4pm)
- Wear clothing that guards from the sun, like hats and light, long-sleeved shirts
Jillian Halouska styles Claire Foy for the Met Gala 2017
At the 2017 Met Gala, Claire Foy’s hair made a statement about in-betweeness. Claire’s look by Jillian Halouska, celebrated the style that Rei Kawakubo, Comme des Garçons designer and 2017 Met Gala honoree is known for.
Inspiration: Jillian Halouska took inspiration from Rei’s work to create a look that was feminine and structured but also had some edge.
- To start, apply John Frieda Frizz Ease Clearly Defined Styling Gel on wet hair
- Next, using a rat tail comb, create a severe side part and section a piece of the hair in the front
- Begin to brush the rest of the hair using a boar brush (leaving the front sectioned area aside) into a ponytail and secure it with a bungee hair tie
- Apply John Frieda Frizz Ease Extra Strength Serum to the ponytail, working from the top to the ends of the hair to prevent any flyaways and frizz
- To create the sculptural look, take a long piece of leather and satin and secure it to the ponytail using bobby pins
- Then, take the sectioned hair from the front and comb it back and wrap it around the bungee to hide the elastic, pins and pieces
- Wrap the two pieces around the hair working down to the ends and secure it at the bottom with a pin
- To finish and lock in the style, spray John Frieda Frizz Ease Moisture Barrier Firm Hold Hairspray
BEACH-WORTHY HAIR WITH JOHN FRIEDA HAIR CARE
No need to wait for the summer or your next island vacation to get that beach-worthy hair. With John Frieda Hair Care, you can get those waves and texture right now and at home. From straight hair to wavy hair, John Frieda Hair Care has the perfect products for you to get that sexy, tousled look before hitting the beach.
John Frieda Beach Blonde Sea Waves Sea Salt Spray ($9.99, Food, drug and mass retailers)
This iconic sea salt spray is great for those with straight to wavy hair who want a little added texture. Simply spritz to create a carefree, tousled look!
John Frieda Frizz Ease Dream Curls Air-Dry Waves Styling Foam ($9.99, Food, drug and mass retailers)
Think soft, touchable air-dry waves you can run your fingers through. If you have wavy or curly hair you know air-drying is a savvy way to keep hair healthy and smooth. However, nailing the perfect curly look when air-drying has never been easy. With this product, you will be able to achieve the natural, frizz-free waves and curls you desire.
John Frieda Luxurious Volume Volume Refresh Dry Shampoo ($6.99, Food, Drug and Mass Retailers)
For those with straight and fine hair, this dry shampoo is the ultimate way to extend your favorite styles and give them a boost of body. You can achieve those full styles you never thought possible and give your hair touchable body that lasts. You can even use it on clean hair to give it texture.
GYM BAG ESSENTIALS
Whether you’re heading to the gym before work or before cocktails, no doubt you’ll be pressed for time. These easy to throw in your bag products from John Frieda, Rituals, PUR, Kneipp, and Le Couvent de Minimes will get you ready and refreshed in no time when you’re on the go.
John Frieda Luxurious Volume Volume Refresh Dry Shampoo ($6.99, ULTA and food, drug and mass retailers nationwide)
Give your hair an uplifting boost and touchable body that lasts after your workout with just a spritz of this NEW dry shampoo. The revitalizing formula instantly refreshes, revives and restores limp locks while getting rid of dirt and oil for hair that feels clean, healthy and light.
Rituals Mini Travel Sized Shower Foams ($7.50, Rituals.com and Ritual Stores throughout NYC)
You’ll never have to be without Rituals bestselling foaming shower gel. Cleanse, soften, nourish and revitalize the skin after an intense workout. Squeeze a small amount into your hand (a little bit goes a long way), massage into your skin and watch it transform into a rich, moisturizing foam.
PUR Joystick Exfoliating Deep-Pore Cleanser ($26, purcosmetics.com)
Flawless makeup application starts with a clean and healthy complexion. Foaming on contact, it instantly draws out dirt, oil and impurities to clear out clogged pores and leave your face feeling soft, smooth and prepped for makeup application. Ideal for on-the-go, the Joystick Cleanser is the perfect travel companion.
Le Couvent de Minimes Every Day Deodorant with Alum Stone ($13.50, ULTA)
Stay joyful and fragrant all day with this refreshing, natural deodorant that neutralizes body odor. Containing Alum Stone, it will keep you smelling sweet without the use of parabens, harsh aluminum salts, drying alcohol or skin-restricting ingredients. Housed in a convenient roll-on bottle, the formula is easy for application on the go and is always safe and suitable for even the most delicate skin.
Kneipp Arnica Cooling Gel – “Joint & Muscle” ($15, Kneipp.com)
After a long workout, soothe your tired and tight muscles and swollen legs and feet with this quick absorbing cooling gel from Kneipp. It’s a fast refresher that’s formulated with ingredients known for its cooling and penetrating effects, helping to leave the body feeling refreshed and revitalized.