How To Have A Good Hair Day In The Rain

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With spring showers inevitably popping up in abundance this season, don’t let a little rain ruin your day—or your hair. Combat the elements with a few key practices and we promise, a little drizzle will have nothing on your locks.

Stock Up On The Right Products

Weatherproof your hair with products that fight frizz and humidity. Apply a nourishing styling cream to damp locks, then once dry, finish the look with a protective hairspray that acts as a barrier for your mane.

Choose A Fitting Hairstyle

A rainy day is not the ideal occasion to rock cascading curls or sleek, straight locks. Instead, opt for a tight, slicked-back braid whose shape won’t get ruined if it becomes a little damp.

Photo: Vanessa Jackman

If You're Feeling Bold, Accessorize

Take it or leave it—rain hoods for the fashion set exist. If you're looking for some emergency downpour gear that you can stash in your purse, a waterproof hood might be your golden ticket. Hey, it looks better than a plastic bag, no?