Great hair doesn’t have to take an afternoon in a salon chair, at least not with our 8 best products for low-maintenance hair styling. The right tools or products can create gorgeous locks with little effort, like Living Proof’s Overnight Hair Protector. Smooth this product on before bed, and eliminate the AM hassle of misbehaving hair. Or cut your styling time in half with ingenious tools like a straightening iron that also dries wet hair at the same time.
Here, find a few ways to claim some time back from your hair, without looking like you’ve spared a minute.
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1. Mudder Hair Donut Bun Maker
Get a perfect-looking ballerina bun in minutes flat with a donut bun maker. The foam-made donut anchor slips around a ponytail and hair is pinned around the donut for an elegant, classic bun. It’s like an instant up-do maker. Genius.
2. Remington Wet 2 Straight Hair Straightener
Remington’s hair straightener will cut your styling in time in half by combining straightening and drying in one tool. Ceramic plates heat up in just 30 seconds, and steam vents allow for styling straight out of the shower. For someone whose chronically running late, this hair tool is a serious life changer.
3. Style Edit Root Concealer
Buy some more time between coloring appointments with Style Edit’s root concealer. 5 color-adjusting formulas spray on and dry in minutes, getting your out the door faster. It washes out with shampoo, but it’ll get you by while you’re in between color jobs.
4. R+Co Badlands Dry Shampoo Paste
One part dry shampoo, one part styling paste, work a bit of this into your hair for hold and texture that will last. If you’re not the type that can tolerate the powdery white cast that traditional dry shampoos are famous four, this is an excellent multi-purpose alternative to test out.
5. Jinri Fast Dry Hair Dryer With Concentrator
This powerful hair dryers allows you to cut down drying time in half and also causes way less damage on hair. It’s engineered with a powerful 1875w DC motor so you can get a salon-worthy blowout without having to commit to an hour of styling.