The twelve days of Christmas – Part One

Forget that partridge in a pear tree nonsense, what we want is the gift of beautiful hair! So here is the HAIR team pick of the best products to ensure that your mane is at its absolute best throughout the festive season.

On the first day of Christmas, my  true love gave to me….

label.m Diamond Dust Leave-in Conditioner, £19.25

Seriously, with all the parties and Christmas celebrations, there’ll be no long hours languishing with a hair mask! This super-easy leave-in hero from label.m works like magic. Spray in, comb through and leave and it will condition your hair on-the-go. With indulgent diamond dust, this HAIR reader favourite is just what you need for the festive season.

On the second day of Christmas, my true love gave to me…

Dr Paw Paw Lip Balm Xmas Set, £9.99

All that kissing under the mistletoe can play havoc with your lips, so make sure they are extra kissable with this lovely lip balm trio from our fave Aussie brand Dr Paw Paw in tinted peach, ultimate red and scrummy original. The bonus is it’s vegan and cruelty-free too! So whether if you’re planning on cosying up with Santa this festive season, this little saviour is a must.

On the third day of Christmas, my true love gave to me…

Kent Back-combing Brush, £9.90

Glam hair is a must this season and the bigger the better. Slip one of these little cuties in your bag and you’ll be all set to transform your office locks into a magnificent mane. From iconic British brand, Kent, this lovely natural wood version is our fave, complete with sectioning point at the end. Va va voom!

On the fourth day of Christmas, my true love gave to me…

Mark Hill Extreme Freeze Hold Hairspray, £6.99

With big, glamorous locks, you’ll need a good, strong hairspray to keep it in place. This Mark Hill spray will make sure your mane doesn’t lose it’s glam even in the steamiest of Christmas parties. A top favourite with our readers at a price that won’t break the super-stretched Xmas budget.

On the fifth day of Christmas, my true love gave to me…

Schwarzkopf 3D Men’s Grooming Set, £17.25

Make sure your man doesn’t feel left out with this Schwarzkopf 3D Men gift set. It includes the award-winning 3D Men Hair and Body Shampoo and Texture Clay. He’ll be looking his best during the festivities too!

On the sixth day of Christmas, my true love gave to me…

Dafni Cord Free Straightening Brush, £155

If you haven’t used a Dafni Straightening Brush then try this one! Unlike conventional straighteners, which tend to flatten the hair leaving it poker straight, the Dafni takes out the frizz and kinks but leaves the body in. So it’s great for smooth and bouncy hair. This cordless version makes it great for office to dancefloor transformation or on your travels.

Six more to come next week….