Summer Hair Care Tips for Hydrated and Happy Hair

Summer Hair Care Tips for Hydrated and Happy Hair

During the summer, maintain the health and happiness of your hair with these chemical-free, natural solutions.

Summer is the time when you should embrace your natural hair! Forget about trying to keep it perfectly sleek, and instead, go for a loose, natural look. It's important to know how to keep your hair safe from the hot weather, sun, and humidity without constantly struggling with it.

  • Why summer hair care is important
  • 7 Summer Hair Care Tips for You
  • DIY Hair Mask for Hydrated Hair
  • Summary
  • FAQ’s

    Why summer hair care is important

    Summer hair care is important because the warmer months bring unique challenges that can leave our locks looking dull, dry, and damaged. Increased exposure to sunlight, saltwater, chlorine, and humidity can strip our hair of moisture, leading to issues like frizz, breakage, and split ends. Without proper care, our hair may become brittle, lifeless, and prone to damage. Additionally, excessive heat styling and over washing can further exacerbate these issues, making it crucial to adjust our hair care routine to meet the specific needs of summer. By prioritizing hydration, sun protection, and gentle maintenance, we can ensure that our hair remains healthy, vibrant, and happy throughout the summer season.

    7 Summer Hair Care Tips for You

    1. Cover up: Covering up your hair during the summer is a simple yet effective way to protect it from the sun's harmful UV rays. Opt for stylish, wide-brimmed hats or scarves made from lightweight, breathable fabrics to shield your locks from excessive sun exposure. Not only does covering up help prevent sun damage, but it also keeps your hair hydrated and reduces the risk of color fading. Embrace this chic accessory to maintain healthy and vibrant hair all summer.

    2. Use a hydrating and herbal shampoo: Switching to a hydrating and herbal shampoo during the summer can work wonders for your hair. You can use the cultivator’s organic caring shampoo. These shampoos are formulated with natural ingredients like amla, aloe vera, fenugreek, reetha, and herbal extracts, which provide deep hydration and nourishment to your locks. By using such shampoos, you can replenish moisture, soothe your scalp, and keep your hair feeling soft and manageable, even in the heat and humidity of summer.

    3. Pamper with a hair mask: During the summer, treat your hair to a nourishing hair mask to keep it healthy. This special treatment deeply conditions your scalp and strands, protecting them from dryness and hair fall. We suggest using a hair mask once a week, adjusting it based on your hair type and needs. And always use herbal and organic hair care products. It's a simple way to pamper your hair and keep it strong and beautiful all summer.

    4. Wear your hair in relaxed, loose styles: Try wearing your hair in loose, comfy styles. A messy braid is perfect for keeping your hair in check and avoiding too much sun exposure. Wearing tight hairstyles can damage your hair by pulling and tearing it, particularly when it's already dry due to the summer heat. So, go for relaxed styles to keep your hair happy and healthy.

    5. Reduce the Frequency of Washing: One of the essential steps in hair care in the summer includes washing your hair less often. When you wash your hair too frequently, it strips your scalp of its natural oils, which makes your scalp produce excess oil. Switch your chemical-laden shampoo and mask with a natural one, as they are gentler on your scalp and hair. You can try the Cultivator’s organic caring shampoo and mask hair care combo. This combo comes with natural ingredients. While the hair shampoo makes your hair soft & shiny and combats excess oil production in the scalp, the hair mask leaves your hair smoother, shinier, and bouncier. Together, both organic products make detangling easier.

    6. Avoid Hot Tools: If you enjoy trying out different hairstyles, consider using natural methods instead of hot tools. Avoiding hot tools can prevent damage to your hair. For soft waves, try braiding your hair before bed or using curling sticks and rollers. To achieve a straight hair look, gently brush out your wet hair and allow it to air dry. These natural styling techniques can help keep your hair healthy and beautiful without the risk of heat damage.

    7. Stay Hydrated: Make sure to drink enough water to keep both your body and hair hydrated. When you're dehydrated, your hair can become dry and brittle, making it more likely to break.

    DIY Hair Mask for Hydrated Hair

    Multani Mitti Hair Pack for Dry and Frizzy Hair


    • Multani Mitti
    • Yoghurt
    • Honey
    • Lemon Juice

    How to prepare:

    • First, take half a cup of yogurt and mix it with Multani Mitti.
    • Then, mix two tablespoons of honey with two tablespoons of lemon juice.
    • Make sure everything is mixed well to make a smooth paste.
    • Apply the paste all over your head.
    • Leave the mask on your hair for about 20 minutes, then wash it off with a mild shampoo.

    Amla Hair Mask for Nourishing Hair


    • 2 tablespoons of organic amla powder
    • 1 tablespoon of yogurt
    • 1 tablespoon of honey
    • 1 tablespoon of coconut oil


    • In a bowl, combine the amla powder, yogurt, honey, and coconut oil.
    • Mix the ingredients thoroughly until you have a smooth paste.
    • If the mixture seems too thick, just add a little water until it's the thickness you like.
    • Start putting the mask on your hair from the top, and gently spread it down to the ends.
    • Massage the mask into your scalp gently to stimulate blood circulation and promote hair growth.
    • Once your hair is fully coated, cover it with a shower cap or towel to retain heat and moisture.
    • Leave the mask on your hair for 30 minutes to an hour so that the good stuff can get into your hair.
    • Rinse the mask out with lukewarm water, followed by shampoo and conditioner as usual.

    This DIY Amla hair mask is rich in vitamin C and antioxidants, which help strengthen your hair, prevent hair loss, and promote healthy growth. Incorporate this mask into your hair care routine once a week for best results, and enjoy nourished, shiny, and vibrant hair.


    With these simple yet effective summer hair care tips, you can keep your locks hydrated, healthy, and happy all season long. By prioritizing hydration, protecting your hair from the sun, and embracing low-maintenance styles, you can ensure that your hair looks its best, no matter how high the temperatures climb. So go ahead, enjoy the sun, sand, and surf, knowing that your hair is well taken care of. Here's to a summer filled with hydrated and happy hair!


    1. Can we wash our hair daily in the summer?

    No, washing your hair every day in the summer can remove the natural oils and make it dry.

    2. Are there any specific hairstyles that promote hair growth?

    While there's no hairstyle that directly promotes hair growth, keeping your hair trimmed and avoiding tight hairstyles that put stress on the hair follicles can help maintain healthy growth.

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