The Best Holiday Hair Gifts, According to Colorist Rachel Stefanik


With the holidays just days away, the pressure is definitely on to find the perfect gift for everyone in your life. When it comes shopping for a fellow salon pro, it can be particularly challenging because there are just so many (almost too many!) incredible hair products available on the market to choose from.  If you’re finding yourself stuck on what to buy them—don’t stress!

To help you out, we’ve tapped creative colorist Rachel Stefanik to share the best hair gifts that any salon pro would be happy to find underneath the tree this holiday season. Whether they end up using these products on their clients or keeping them all for  themselves, we have no doubt that they will surely be a hit!

Ahead, see all of Stefanik’s top gift picks.

amika Un.Done Volume and Matte Texture Spray

“This texture spray is amazing for fine hair to add volume. It’s also a perfect product to create texture for beachy and wavy looks.”

Shop: amika un.done volume and matte texture spray, $25.00

Olaplex #4 Bond Maintenance Shampoo

“The best shampoo for color-treated hair. It adds so much moisture as well as a bond builder to strengthen your hair. It’s also super concentrated so a little goes a long way!”

Shop: Olaplex #4 Bond Maintenance Shampoo, $28.00

amika Perk Up Dry Shampoo

“Don’t have time to wash your hair? This product is the perfect dry shampoo. It absorbs all the oil in your hair and scalp without making it feel dry or leaving a white residue!”

Shop: amika perk up dry shampoo, $25.00

Olaplex #8 Bond Intense Moisture Mask

“This deep conditioning treatment is great for dry or damaged hair. It has their signature bond builder to put the disulfide bonds back together in your hair, making it stronger and healthier!”

Shop: Olaplex #8 Bond Intense Moisture Mask, $28.00

Agave Healing Oil Treatment

“My all-time favorite serum is made from agave plants. It smells amazing and makes the hair so soft and shiny. It is also great for curly hair and smoothing frizz.”

Shop: Agave Healing Oil Treatment, $40.00

Will you be gifting any of these products this holiday season? Let us know in the comments below!

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Camille Nzengung

Camille Nzengung is a Features Editor at The Tease, where she covers all things hair. You can find her writing about the best hair products, the coolest hair trends, and all the exciting new hair launches. Send her a pitch:

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