Best Anti-Frizz Products
John Frieda Frizz Ease 10-Day Tamer
Saturate dry hair with this gel, then wait 10 minutes before shampooing. Smoothers form an invisible shield over hair to block out humidity for up to five washes. “One day of a lengthier routine was worth a week of fuss-free hair,” said a tester.
To buy: $12, target.com.
Best Shampoo and Conditioner
Best Hair Spray
Rusk Anti-Frizz Spray
Weatherproof your style by misting this spray onto dry hair. It will lock it in place without giving you helmet head. “I could brush my hair, but when I was in and out of the heat all day, I didn’t look like a Chia Pet,” a tester said.
To buy: $9, amazon.com.
Best for Curls
Carol’s Daughter Hair Milk Cream-to-Serum Lotion
For bouncy curls without any roughness or crunch, finger-comb this lotion into wet hair from roots to tips. Meadowfoam oil and mango butter melt into a waterlike consistency to hydrate thirsty hair.
To buy: $10, carolsdaughter.com.
Best for Coarse Hair
Living Proof No Frizz Nourishing Oil
The fatty acids in this formula readily absorb into dry, extra-thick hair without weighing it down. One oil-wary tester was pleasantly surprised at how “silky but not slick” her hair was after application.
To buy: $38, livingproof.com.
Best for Touch-ups
Redken Frizz Dismiss FPF 10 Fly-Away Fix
These look like dryer sheets, but they’re for your hair. Infused with a humidity-resistant molecule and Brazilian pracaxi oil (from a tree seed), these purse-friendly cloths tamp down static and flyaways with a few swipes.
To buy: $25 for 50 sheets, jet.com.