From hairstyles to hair products, these are our favourite anti-ageing hair heroes!
For hair that’s youthful and bouncing, look no further! As well as the best products to use to keep your hair looking at it’s best, follow our tips and tricks to anti-age your hair…
Thinning hair is one of the effects of ageing that we’d rather be without! Our advice for fine thin hair? Keep your hair looking youthful by adding volume to it. To do this, follow these tips by celebrity hairdresser and hairstylist extraordinaire, Andrew Barton:
You can also add volume, body and bounce in your hair with a quick spitz of dry shampoo in the mornings. Not only will it give second day hair and instant refresh, it’ll pump up the volume at your roots and big up your do. Looking for more quick tips to add volume to your hair? CLICK HERE!
You can also roll back the years with clever anti ageing haircuts too. Just take a look at the gorgeous Kate Hudson! A fringe at the right length, hair subtly skimming the jawline, and a well cut short crop with impeccably placed layers, and she’s breathed young life back into her locks! For more celebrity inspired, anti-ageing hairstyles to give you inspiration, CLICK HERE!
Our favourite anti-ageing hair heroes…
Keep your hair looking fresh by making sure those pesky grey are nicely hidden. For an instant fix try Colour Wow Root Cover Up £28.50. It looks a bit like an eyeshadow for your hair but the powdery texture grips onto your greys and totally hides them until your next wash. Perfect between salon visits.
Grey hair can also be coarse so treat your hair to an intensive mask one a week to soften it. We love Alterna Caviar Anti-Aging Overnight Hair Rescue £39.
Try taking a few hair supplements such as Inner Me Lustrous Locks £15, to feed your hair’s growth cycle from within.
Make your hair look thicker and try the new Babyliss Diamond Dryer, £55, which blows out ionic conditioners that help stop frizz. Blow dry your hair with your head upside down and blast it with cold air at the end to help keep that root lift!
For hair to look youthful, it needs energy and bounce so add lots of volumising mouse to the roots such as Schwarzkopf Got2B Rise’n Shine Whipped Mousse £3.99. This will put a real spring in your tresses without leaving it feeling crunchy.
Use a strong-hold hairspray such as Percy and Reed Reassuringly Firm Session Hold Hairspray, £12, so your look lasts all day, but make sure you spray your hair underneath the strands. If you spritz the top it’ll weigh it down and kill all that volume you’ve worked so hard to create.
Youthful hair is shiny hair. Once you’ve towel dried your locks, smooth over with a shine serum such as Tigi Catwalk Camera Ready Shine Spray £12.95. The way the hair catches the light will give it a flaxen, high shine finish that screams vitality and health.
Thinning hair is ageing hair so you need to boost thickness and keep it looking full to take years off. Our tip? Try Kevin Murphy Plumping Wash and Rinse £20 each. which specifically works the hair’s follicles, giving them an energy surge that helps hair grow.
Pop in an over night hair mask like Richard Ward Seasons Overnight Hair and Scalp Therapy Masque £23 and let the proteins penetrate the hair and feed it with nutrients so it’s fresh and silky in the morning.
Apply a few drops of Kerastase Initialiste Advanced Scalp and Hair Concentrate, £40, onto damp ends for a luxious, silky soft finish. This super rich serum may seem a little pricey but is well worth the investment!