From the wet hair aesthetic to the glass locks trend, an incredibly shiny mane has been in high demand lately. Fly-free, silky straight hair may seem like a pipe dream, especially when you consider the intense stress we put our summer tresses through. But thanks to a recent surge in bonding products, a gorgeous shiny mane is easier than ever to achieve. Even from home. These 10 bond-building treatments will give you the shiniest summer locks.
1. Alterna Haircare Restructuring Bond Repair Mask: $50
Reduce breakage with this treatment suitable for all hair types. This hydrating hair mask uses the brand’s unique bonding-boosting technology to repair damage and repair split ends.
2. OGX Restoring + Bonding Plex Leave-In Treatment: $12
Salon technology at drugstore prices. Control frizz and rebuild broken bonds with this bond-building hair product from fan-favorite OGX.
3. Raincry Rebuild Bond Repair: $38
This bond-forming product protects your strands from the inside out. With a signature blend of collagen peptides, CBD oil and lotus flower, Raincry’s leave-in treatment locks in moisture and counteracts breakage.
4. K18 Leave-In Molecular Repair Mask: $75
Hair science at its finest. K18’s coveted leave-in repair mask uses a patented peptide to reconnect broken keratin bonds for stronger strands in seconds. We are big fans of this mask and everything it has done for our hair.
5. Bumble and Bumble Bond Building Repair Treatment: $34
When in doubt, opt for a classic. Bumble and Bumble’s Honey Bond-Building Complex is the perfect in-the-shower treatment to mend serious breaks.
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6. Virtue Recovery Shampoo: $40
A bonding product that you can incorporate into your everyday life? We love to see it. Virtue’s Restorative Shampoo breaks down daily build-ups and replenishes those broken bonds for overall healthier hair.
7. Kevin Murphy Leave-In Repair: $38
A shiny mane is just one use away with this strengthening, bond-building hair product. Keratin, green pea protein and a variety of vitamins form the basis of this anti-break product.
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8. Olaplex No.0 Intensive Bonding Treatment: $28
When it comes to binding technology, Olaplex is always at the forefront. This intense treatment should be paired with the brand’s coveted No.3 Hair Perfector, which works together to strengthen the integrity of your strands at their core.
9. Amika The Kure Bond Repair Shampoo: $24
Another excellent shampoo option, Amika’s The Kure line is intensely moisturizing and proven to repair damage.
10. IGK Antisocial Overnight Bond Building Mask For Dry Hair: $34
This night mask is super light. There is no need to wash it out or restyle it. Just let IGK’s Bond-Building Complex and vegan silk extract formula work while you sleep.