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12 hair products to try if your hair gets dry in the colder months

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Between hat hair, itchy scalp and dandruff, the cold seems to bring out the worst in hair health.

You can change up your routine by avoiding going out with wet hair and opting for looser hairstyles. But if you’re looking for even more solutions, try these 12 products that will help keep your hair strong and healthy ahead of the winter season.

Nature’s Bounty Hair, Skin & Nails with Biotin, Skin & Hair Nutrients

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Price: $10.49

Details: Healthy hair starts from within and these supplements containing biotin, vitamin E and vitamin C can help strengthen your hair, nails and skin. They taste like strawberry candy and are so delicious you’ll be hard pressed to stop at two!


Invisibobble hair tie

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Price: $9.09

DETAILS: Minimize breakage caused by tight buns and ponytails with these phone cord style hair rings. They also leave fewer dents than regular rubber bands when you remove them. You can also get them from Shoppers Drug Mart or online wellness brand Hali.


Nizoral Anti-Dandruff Shampoo

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Price: $12.79

Details: My scalp freaks out when the temperature drops and I get dandruff in the colder months. This stuff gets rid of it after just one wash because it contains 2% ketoconazole which also kills dandruff-causing fungi.


Bondiboost Intensive Scalp Spray

Price: $26

Details: To maintain a healthy scalp, you can spray a little of this Bondiboost treatment which contains Redensyl, tea tree oil and biotin before going to bed. It will keep your scalp hydrated, leaving you with stronger, healthier hair in the morning.


LilySilk Pure Silk Knit Beanie

Amazon Canada

Price: $34.99

Details: You know that awful moment when you take off your toque and your hair becomes a frizzy mess? This 100% mulberry silk beanie will not cause static electricity or dry out your hair. You can wear it alone or under your favorite hat to stay warm without ruining your life.


Olaplex Hair Perfector N°3

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Price: $38

Details: Olaplex is a scientific marvel and uses a blend of chemicals that can actually bind split ends. This pre-shampoo treatment will give you the same sensation as a fresh cut! You can also pick up this vacation set for $80 which also includes shampoo, conditioner, and hair oil.


Batiste Dry Shampoo Spray

Price: $7.99

Details: Washing your hair less frequently can help your natural oils nourish your hair. But, if you don’t like the look or smell of greasy hair, this dry shampoo can help refresh you and put off the wash for a day or two.


The Perfect Haircare Ultra-Fine Microfiber Hair Towel

Amazon Canada

Price: $32.99

Details: This microfiber drying towel is gentler on your hair than a regular towel and will reduce your drying time without heat. It also comes with a cute little hairbrush!


Instant repair cream for split ends The Closer

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Price: $33

Details: Amika’s entire kure range is full of restorative treatments that can keep your hair looking its best all year round. I love both of these treatments, but the closest instant repair cream is my favorite. It instantly transforms your dry split ends into healthy, hydrated strands.


Wapodeai Wide Tooth Comb

Amazon Canada

Price: $7.99

Details: Using a wide-toothed comb in the shower can help reduce breakage compared to a regular brush, as it will detangle without pulling. This one also has a handy hook that makes it easy to store in the bathroom.


20 Stage Shower Head Filter

Amazon Canada

Price: $24.97 ($41.48)

Details: Did you know that the water in your shower can affect your skin and hair? This 20-layer shower filter cleans hard water of rust and chlorine and adds all kinds of vitamins and minerals.


Dyson Air Wrap

Price: $699.99

Details: If you have the budget and want to find a less damaging way to dry and style your hair, there’s no device like the Dyson Airwrap. It comes with a variety of different attachments and uses air instead of direct heat for styling.

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