As the woman behind the hair color of beauty trendsetters like Beyonce and Jennifer Lopez, celeb hair colorist Rita Hazan knows a thing or two about what’s hot. Whether she’s turning Queen Bey into a honey blonde goddess for her history-making 2018 Coachella performances, tending to clients at her NYC Rita Hazan Salon or helping women everywhere prolong the time between color sessions with her cult-favorite Concealer Root Touch Up Stick, Rita has a pulse on all the latest in haircare, and her Instagram feed is a treasure trove of inspo. That’s why we were psyched when she agreed to chat with Us about the best hues, styles and products for summer!
And spill she did. In fact, Rita has a few game-changing thoughts on the best colors and cuts to go for as the mercury rises (hint: you’re going to be seeing a lot of JLo’s ultra-long tresses and Bey’s lighter strands at the beach). Keep scrolling for all her tips — you’re going to want to take notes!