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4 Workout Essentials That You Need In Your Gym Bag

Packing your gym bag does not have to be a confusing experience. Here is a quick checklist with the 4 workout essentials you need for the gym.
It’s time to take the guesswork out of packing your gym bag. By packing just the right amount, you can ensure that you have all of your workout essentials without feeling weighed down on your commute. Trust us, we’ve all thought about bringing those extra juices, nail files and old equipment to the gym, but honestly, who needs it? When it comes to packing for the gym, it’s all about keeping it simple.
By knowing how to pack the perfect gym bag, you go confidently into your workouts knowing that you have all the essentials you need before and after your session. How relaxing is that? So, before you head to the gym, make sure you have these 4 workout essentials packed in your gym bag, and find all your hair care essentials right here at Pureology!


For those of you who plan on a quick rinse after your workout, be sure to pack a smaller bag full of your shower essentials. From travel size shampoo and conditioner to a lightly scented body wash, make sure you have everything you need to feel squeaky clean from head to toe. Our travel size hair care has double benefits because not only is it easy to throw into a bag, it’s also TSA-compliant for all of your trips! Grab a few and stash them everywhere.


Don’t have the time or energy to shower after your workout? We’ve all been there! By bringing along a bottle of your favorite dry shampoo, you can soak up excess oils and sweat from your strands, while adding volume and texture to your roots. The Refresh & Go Dry Shampoo does just that and also helps add a fresh scent to your hair. Just spray at the roots, let it sit while get dressed, then brush it through or rake through with your fingers.


Working up a sweat can cause some tangles. Keep your hair in a ponytail to try to minimize this, and bring a full or travel size of the Color Fanatic 21 Benefit Leave-In Spray. We suggest a full as this not only instantly detangles hair right after the shower, but also has an amazing scent that will help refresh your hair. It’s made with 21 benefits so on top of detangling it will weightlessly conditioner, adds softness and shine and help you smooth you hair back into a ponytail or bun.


Hair masks are a great way to replenish your hair after a solid swim. Leaving chlorine in your hair can cause chemical damage and breakage, and simply rinsing in the shower just isn’t enough. Adding a hair mask to your routine on a weekly basis is a special hair treatment that will help your hair heal. You can even put it on under a swim cap to really let your strands soak in the benefits.

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