Summer is coming, and you know what that means: festival season is finally here! It's time to get out there and enjoy some great music, food, fashion and, of course, show off your favorite hairstyles. With so many events and concerts to look forward to, you'll want to stand out in the crowd with a look that's both fresh and trendy...And that's where Colorproof products come in! Because the key to achieving those stunning festival hair looks that you're pinning to your Pinterest board for inspo is to use the right color-protecting hair care products. We'll show you how to use our styling and finishing products to create your dream festival styles, whether you're looking for a smooth and sleek look or a messy, chic 'do. From braids to space buns, we've got you covered.
- Smooth Drops for an Effortless Look
If you're looking for effortlessly sleek, shiny locks that will glisten in the sun, Smooth Drops is your product. This lightweight, serum formula is perfect for taming frizz and flyaways for a casual, laid-back vibe. To use, simply apply a pea-sized amount to damp or dry hair before blow-drying or straightening, focusing on the mid-lengths and ends. Style as usual, and voila! You'll have smooth, silky hair that's sure to grab all the attention. For extra shine, add a few more drops to your hair after styling, and for a more tousled effect, scrunch small sections of your hair with your fingers as you apply the drops. Bonus: Smooth Drops also offers heat protection, so you can use it with your favorite hot tools without worrying about damage. A true must-have!
Hairstyle Suggestion: Fishtail Braid
For the ultimate bohemian vibe, start with a classic fishtail braid. Apply a few drops of Smooth Drops on your strands to make them silky and smooth. This look is perfect for a daytime festival paired with a flowy sundress and sandals!
- Rule Breaker Defining Wax for an Edgy Look
For those who love a more edgy, defined look, Rule Breaker Defining Wax is the way to go. This pliable wax creates both definition and separation, giving you that cool, grungy texture that's oh-so-popular at festivals. Oh, and did we mention it won 2023 “Best Wax” from Men’s Health Magazine! To use, warm up a small amount in your palms and apply to damp or dry hair, focusing on the ends. Scrunch, twist, or tousle your hair to create your desired texture and shape, and let the wax work its magic!
Hairstyle Suggestion: Messy Bun
The messy bun is such a festival staple, especially on day 2 of a long weekend! Begin by applying Rule Breaker Defining Wax to your hair, then slick it back into a low bun and use your fingers to give that messy, undone look. This hairstyle pairs perfectly with a leather jacket and boots!
- Texture Charge Finishing Spray for a Beachy Look
Looking for a finishing spray that can give you both volume AND texture? Look no further than Texture Charge Finishing Spray! This formula adds instant volume and grip while also providing a long-lasting, flexible hold, which is perfect for channeling your inner beach babe. Looking for wavy hair products – this multi-tasking spray enhances and defines for cool-girl, I-just-woke-up-like-this style. Plus, it's infused with a blend of White Nettle, Ginseng, and Kukui Nut Oil to soothe and nourish your hair while absorbing excess oils and providing body. To use, spray onto dry hair, focusing on the roots and mid-lengths, and then style as desired. Bonus: Texture Charge also offers UV protection, so you can enjoy the sun all day without damaging your hair!
Hairstyle Suggestion: Braided Crown
The classic braided crown—how could we do without her? To create this boho-chic style, first part your hair down the center and braid both sides. After that, use Texture Charge Finishing Spray to add texture and hold to the braids. Next, wrap the braids around your head, securing them with bobby pins, and then you're set to go. Add some delicate, colorful flowers to the braids for a fun twist!
- All-Around Working Hairspray for a Versatile Look
If you're on the hunt for a versatile, all-purpose finishing spray that will keep your hair in place while dancing, allow us to introduce you to All Around Working Hairspray! This spray delivers a medium hold that's perfect for all hair types and textures without making your hair feel stiff. It's also humidity-resistant, so it can hold up in the hottest, most humid festivals while offering a layer of color protection. To use, spray onto dry, styled hair from about an arm's length away, and be sure to use more spray for a stronger hold or less for a more natural look.
Hairstyle Suggestion: Space Buns
Space buns are such a cute and easy hairstyle for festivals! Create two buns on the top of your head, and then give them some love with All Around Working Hairspray to hold them in place. Leave a few wispy pieces of hair out in the front to make it more playful and complete the look with glitter roots and a bold lip color!
- Epic Hold Hairspray for a Long-Lasting Look
Epic Hold Hairspray is the ultimate, gravity-defying hairspray for those who want their intricate updos to stay put no matter WHAT. This ultra-strong, humidity-resistant hairspray provides maximum hold, even in the most extreme conditions + has frizz-fighting properties to repel those pesky flyaways all day. It also offers a quick-drying, non-sticky finish that won't weigh down your hair. Remember to spray from a distance to avoid making it crunchy!
Hairstyle Suggestion: High Ponytail
For a hairstyle that'll last all night, a sleek high ponytail is one of our go-to's. Begin by brushing your hair into a high ponytail, then use Epic Hold Hairspray to keep it in place. Then wrap a small piece of hair around the base of the ponytail and secure it with a bobby pin. You can also use a curling iron to add some loose waves. This look pairs well with statement earrings and a bold mini dress!
Now that you know which Colorproof finishing products to use for your desired festival hairstyle, it's time to experiment with it and have fun! Whether you're going for sleek or textured locks, there's a Colorproof product that can help you achieve your most desired look. So, grab your favorite finishing products, crank up the music, and get ready to rock your festival hair game this season!