4 Summer Hair Care Tips You Need Now

Craig McQueen Salon Stock PhotoAveda Sap Moss Shampoo and Conditioner

After a long, cold winter, it’s time to look forward to summertime and the promise of fun-in-the sun that it brings. But as much fun as it is to lounge around the pool, surf the ocean waves, ski on the lake or float along a lazy river, the sun can wreak havoc on your hair, especially color-treated or chemically processed hair. Boost your hair hydration by 81% with Aveda’s new Sap Moss Shampoo and Conditioner for softer hair without weighing it down. We have put together these easy steps to help protect your color and the condition of your hair during the hot summer months to keep it looking healthy and beautiful. 

1. What are the best products for frizzy hair in humidity?

Humidity can do a number on your hair in the hot, humid days of summer. Aveda’s awesome new Cherry Almond Leave-in Conditioner will detangle, control frizz, and prevent breakage.. Just put it on before styling your hair and say hello to smooth, shiny hair. Tame wavy, curly hair with Aveda Smooth Infusion Glossing Straightener  for adding a final layer of sleekness to your locks. Our hair stylists at Craig McQueen Salon in Buckhead highly recommend these products to keep the frizzies away. 

Cherry Almond Leavein Conditioner


2. What is the best UV protection for my hair and how do I prevent heat damage?

Your body needs UV protection and so does your hair, especially if you have color-treated hair or fragile hair. If you want to know how to have healthy hair, try Aveda Sun Care Protective Hair Veil. It’s the best UV protection for your hair—it’s water resistant and the scent is divine. 

If you want to further prevent heat damage, Aveda Heat Relief can be used before styling to help correct and prevent heat-damaged hair. 

Aveda Heat Relief

3. Can I repair my split ends?

Olaplex repair system is amazing at conditioning and protecting hair color when added in your chemical service in the Salon. That’s right! You can add it in your smoother, relaxer, and permanent wave solutions to further protect your hair when you receive multiple services. Continue to repair and rebuild your hair with homecare regime. 

aveda olaplex


 4. Is there a secret for how to get my hair to grow? 

Our hair salon in Buckhead has a team of highly renowned hair stylists who can help you best address thinning hair or hair loss, so please feel free to ask about finding your personalized streamlined approach to this issue.  A popular product is the Aveda Invati Hair Growth System. It reduces hair loss by 53% with naturally derived ingredients and it strengthens and thickens hair to help prevent further hair loss. 


Other healthy hair tips and hair growth tips include exercising and enjoying a healthy diet to include foods containing biotin and B-Complex vitamins (you are encouraged to check with your physician first before adding supplements to your diet) and staying away from heavily processed foods and those containing too much sugar. At Craig McQueen Salon, we believe that what you put in your body is equally as important as what you put on your body.
That’s why we recommend Aveda hair products. They are free from animal ingredients, synthetic fragrance, mineral oil, parabens, petrolatum, formaldehyde and synthetic fragrances. We invite you to come in today and ask one of our amazing stylists about our great summer haircuts and Aveda products that will keep your hair healthy, shiny and frizz-free all summer.