Whether you're taking a break from damaging heat styling, tired of fighting your natural hair texture or are just too busy taking over the world for a 20-minute blowout, knowing how to air dry hair is an essential beauty skill. And with summer's humid weather nearly upon us, there's even more reason to ditch the blow-dryer.
A good air-dry starts with the right products. Since many styling products require heat to activate, it's important to look for stylers made for air-drying that help control frizz and keep hair looking hydrated and silky.
Ready to up your air-dry game? Read on for our favorite products to try now.
This texture-enhancing styling cream is made for air-drying. It will create a super beachy bend and wave to the hair without weighing it down with heavy product and harsh ingredients. Once out of the shower, apply this from roots to ends, twist strands into sections and let it air-dry this way.
If you have hair that needs to be tamed, smoothed and hydrated but you hate having to blow-dry your locks smooth, you'll love this hydrating control cream. After use, you'll be able to see and feel the difference in how soft, shiny and tame your hair is.
Want sexy windswept waves without taking the 30 minutes it normally takes to blow-dry? You'll love the natural-looking, healthy curls from Kristin Ess' curl defining cream. What makes this cream so special is that it was created with technology that helps to zip up and repair split ends.
Aside from saving time and energy, this hair primer has seven benefits that you'll be able to reap instantly. Hydration, detangling, smoothing, conditioning, serious shine power, less frizz and more silkiness is what you'll get after air-drying with this gem.