Weather Proof Your Hairstyle

With these tips, your hair will hold up against every weapon of mass hair destruction you can think of -- from pouring rain to blazing heat

rainy weather

Weather condition: Rain

When those storms hit, make sure you stay away from regular gel or wax — it will only make your hair sticky when it gets wet. Instead, use a water-based pomade like Garnier Fructis Fortifying Shine Water Based Wax, $3.99, which guarantees no residue is left behind.

But wet hair can look chic if done right, so why not skip the dryer? Instead, comb some styling cream through wet hair right when you get out of the shower, and try one of the looks on the next slide.

Next: See the best hairstyles for rainy weather