Summer’s hottest hair ingredient is sea salt—the ingredient responsible for delivering Cali-girl waves without actually, well, living in Cali. Ahead, you’ll find eleven reasons to consider breaking up with your curling iron, if only for this season.
Keep flipping to see the best texture sprays for beachy waves without the crunch!
Kevin Murphy Hair Resort Spray ($25)
You’ll discover sexy, messy waves (and a swoon-worthy aroma) after a few spritzes of Kevin Murphy’s honey, citrus, and tangerine-scented beach spray.
Olivine Love + Salt Mist ($24)
Olivine’s Love + Salt Mist spray not only leaves you with light, beachy hair, but it’s also made with completely natural ingredients, so you can use it as a facial mist too.
Ouidad Wave Create Sea Spray ($23)
For crunch-free, beachy hair, use Ouidad’s wave-making complex.
John Masters Organics Sea Mist Sea Salt Spray With Lavender ($17)
John Masters Organics’ sea mist transforms languid locks into voluminous summer-waves. Plus, lavender makes it safe for color-treated hair!
Garnier De-Constructed Beach Chic Texturizing Spray ($5)
Garnier’s beach-chic texturizing spray won’t do two things: break the bank or weigh down your beachy waves.
Bumble and Bumble Surf Spray ($26)
No wave spray list would be complete without this classic. It never fails to deliver an authentic salty, sun-dried feel to your hair.
Wella Ocean Spritz ($16)
Using your fingers, scrunch Wella’s ocean spritz into your hair to customize long-lasting, workable waves.