Beauty

Winter hair fixes

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This time of year can be hell for your hair – the biting cold, combined with wind, rain, snow and the seriously drying effects of central heating can reduce even the most lustrous of locks to a mass of frizzy, flyaway, nest-like hair. It needn’t be this way. You can tackle winter hair with Stylist’s pick of the best hair creams, sprays and serums to brave the cold in.

  • Hershesons Nylon Pin Oval Brush

    £28, hershesons.com

    Contains mineral coated bristles to help protect sensitive scalps whilst brushing damp hair. It also reduces the inevitable static from wrapping up warm in your hat and gloves.

  • TRESemme Instant Refresh Dry Shampoo for Normal to Oily

    £4.29, Available nationwide

    Pump up hat-flattened hair with this root-boosting dry shampoo – and buy yourself an extra day between washes.

  • Aveda Brilliant Damage Control

    £13, aveda.com

    Spray this lightweight liquid onto towel-dried hair to form a protective barrier against winter hazards.

  • John Frieda Frizz-Ease Hair Serum Original Formula

    £5.99, Boots

    It’s proven a total saviour for countless UK women who suffer from attacks of the frizz. Smooth onto lengths and ends after blow-drying and throughout the day as required.

  • Kerastase Nutritive Masquintense Cheveux Fins for Fine Hair

    £25.30, 0800 316 4400

    Revive brittle, dry fine hair with this intensely moisturising masque and enjoy newly silky, tangle free locks.

  • Bumble & Bumble Quenching Complex

    £23, spacenk.com

    Rough and dull hair needs protection, apply this leave-in treatment once a week to fully satisfy thirsty hair and add incredible shine.

  • Shu Uemura Depsea Moisture Foundation Essential Hair Prep

    £21.50, lookfantastic.com

    Prepare your hair for the party season by spritzing this fine spray onto damp hair as a styling base and to help retain hair’s moisture.

  • MoroccanOil Glimmer Shine Spray

    £17.85, moroccanoil.com

    Fully deserving of its cult status, this reviving spray will soothe stressed hair and illicit a mirror-like shine.

  • Tigi Catwalk Sleek Mystique Fast Fixx Style Prep

    £10.10, tigihaircare.com

    Smooths, hydrates every strand and detangles leaving your hair ready to brush through and smells good enough to eat.

  • Charles Worthington Moisture Seal Shampoo and Conditioner

    £4.99, Nationwide

    Seriously good hair care starts in the shower with a targeted shampoo – this one helps to seal in moisture without leaving any greasy residue.