Choosing hair products can be overwhelming — especially when you live in the Windy City. And, while it's fun to bounce around and try different spritzes and suds, it's good to always have that go-to product or tool to cut time, save money, or maintain the integrity of your tresses.
So, to help you out, we asked five Chicago hair pros for their must-have secret weapons, ranging from budget to splurge-worthy. Read on for their picks, plus tips on how to use them for an all-around flawless look. Here's hoping you commit to that New Year's resolution to streamline your beauty routine!