6 Ways to Fend Off Greasy Hair This Summer


Free People

If you live in L.A., sweaty, greasy hair is probably all too familiar as of late. When the temperature hits 120°, all bets are off. Same goes for New Yorkers. Especially if you're waiting on the subway platform in the inferno-like summer heat we're currently having, whatever hairstyle you were able to create in your apartment soon turns into sad, salty remains of your hard work. Wherever you are, summer isn't particularly gentle on our strands—hence, a ponytail or a bun becomes our default hairstyle.

But your mane shouldn't have to succumb to the heat. That's what Nick Penna, owner and lead stylist at SalonCapri, says, at least. And because we're so desperate for beautiful hair in the summertime, we're taking his words as gospel. Below, Penna shares his six best tips for having amazing hair despite the rising temperatures. Keep scrolling to learn more!

Need more styling ideas? Try these gorgeous summer styles.