15 November 2018Last updated

Hair must-haves

Hot hair heroes to tame your tresses

1 Oct 2014 | 12:00 am
  • 70 per cent of Aquarius readers voted for shampoo and conditioner as hair must-haves.


Best shampoo and conditioner range

Kerastase Shampoo and Conditioner, from Dh118, Jetset Salon

“I love this range; it’s a pioneer in haircare and the products always deliver exactly what they say! You can guarantee you’ll be left with beautiful, healthy hair.” — Huda

Best dry shampoo

Express Dry Shampoo

Express Dry Shampoo, Dh32, Sephora

“With the heat and humidity of Dubai, my hair doesn’t stay fresh for long. But with this dry shampoo, I can give my locks a new lease of life in seconds. My secret hair weapon.” — Frankie

Best volume booster

Kevin Murphy Powder Puff Volumising Powder, Dh120, Marquee Salon

“I love full-bodied hair and this all-natural Powder Puff gives me just that. I tap a little under a layer of hair and scrunch for instant volume.” — Sonam

Best hair tools

Maria Dowling Brush Range

Maria Dowling Brush Range, from Dh75

“I love that these brushes don’t pull on my hair when I comb through. They’re the perfect tools for a salon-like blow-dry, every time.” — Sonam

Best finishing product

Kerastase Elixir Ultime, Dh180, Jetset Salon

“There are many ways to use this product — leave it on overnight and it works as a treatment or you can use it on dry or wet hair when styling. A great product.” — Maria

Best treatment

Lush Hair Doctor Mask, Dh65

Lush Hair Doctor Mask, Dh65

“Full of fresh, natural ingredients, this is a miracle mask. It leaves locks nourished, bouncy and super soft in just 20 minutes.” — Frankie

Best hairspray

L’Oreal Elnett, Dh43, Spinneys

“An all-time classic hairspray still used on shoots today.” — Maria

Also check out the Rahua Haircare line. It’s 100 per cent natural and is causing quite a stir with our beauty team. From Dh210, Harvey Nichols

Top tip

“To freshen up your hair a few days after a wash, take a triangular section at the front, shampoo, rinse and style. That’s the area people see first, so this gives the illusion of freshly washed hair.” — Maria