9 Products That Help Maintain Colored Hair

With life getting increasingly busier, it’s easy to stretch your visits to the salon for a touch-up. But that doesn’t mean you have to let your hair color become dull and faded. With the right products on hand, you can get through those hectic times–with your fresh hue intact! Click through to see which of these nine products you should be using based on your hair color. 



Blond Hair

Shu Uemura Art Of Hair Color Lustre Shade Reviving Balm

This new balm is made especially for blond strands. Using color-friendly ingredients like linseed oil and musk rose oil, it keeps color intact and gives plenty of shine. $58, shuuemuraartofhair-usa.com


It’s a 10 Five Minute Repair For Blondes

Give your blond hair a boost while protecting it from heat and UV rays with this cream from It's a 10. The best part? It takes just five minutes to get silky and shiny hair. $20, ulta.com


Blonde Sexy Hair Shining Star Color Preserving Spray

This Marilyn Monroe–inspired spray from Sexy Hair keeps hair strong and hydrated while maintaining bright and vibrant color. It also protects hair from UV filters that can dull blond strands. $18, sexyhair.com



Rita Hazan Weekly Remedy

The latest from Rita Hazan is a two-step treatment that repairs hair and restores its vibrant color. Step 1 gets into the hair cuticle to deliver essential conditioners, proteins and UV protectors, while Step 2 seals it all in. $42, ritahazan.com


Madison Reed Root Touch Up

Madison Reed makes it easy to touch up roots with a long-lasting powder that absorbs oil, adds volume and helps hair lock in color. Oh, and don’t worry about sweating it out because it will continue to cover your roots until your next shampoo. $30, madison-reed.com


Klorane Tinted Dry Shampoo

Klorane made its fabulous dry shampoo even better by adding a natural brown tint to its salon-quality formula. It also has the same rice and oat milk powders that refresh and clean hair in between washes. $20, anthropologie.com



L’Oréal Mousse Absolue

L’Oréal changed the hair game with Mousse Absolue, an all-in-one hair color system that automatically mixes pure color pigments and powerful developers. It makes it so much easier to touch up at home when your hair color starts to grow out. $15, lorealparisusa.com


Nexxus Color Assure Primer

Because red hair color can easily fade with each shampoo, Nexxus makes it possible to keep it from bleeding out. Smooth the award-winning Color Assure Primer onto dry hair before you shampoo and let its revolutionary formula keep color vibrant. $12, target.com


Rene Furterer OKARA Radiance Enhancing Shampoo

This shampoo has a sulfate-free formula that gently cleanses hair without stripping away color. It’s also formulated with soybean protein that strengthens hair and witch hazel that clears the scalp. $29, dermstore.com