15 Heat Protectants That Will Save Your Hair

These Products Will Save Your Hair From Heat Damage


We tend to use blow dryers and flat irons more than we should during the winter months, which can be damaging. However, don’t let your favorite tools completely wreck your hair. By adding heat styling, you can prevent split ends and frazzled textures from the scorching settings on your favorite heat styling tools. For the best shielding protectants, try any of these beauty bag essentials for healthy, protected hair.

1. Alterna Bamboo Smooth Anti Breakage Heat Protectant Spray

Alterna Bamboo Smooth Anti Breakage Heat Protectant Spray

Avoid breakage and tame flyways with this heat protectant spray, which can be used before blow drying, curling or straightening.

2. Ecru Acacia Protein Oil


Apply this multitasking cocktail of acacia protein and extra virgin argan oil onto locks for maximum heat protection.

3. Redken Extreme Length Primer


Before you get a flawless blowout, this must-have primer works as a rinse-off treatment for distressed hair.

4. Living Proof Restore Instant Protection


Standing tall against humidity and UV rays, this instant protection spray offers on-the-clock heat defense before you style.

5. Oscar Blandi Heat & Protect Spray


Offering damage control and extra shine, this heat protecting spray nourishes and strengthens hair upon use.

6. Fekkai Heat Blowout Primer


Defend your tresses with this special oceanic spray that shields against heat damage and wards away unwanted breakage.

7. Joico Heat Set Blow Dry Perfecting Crème


Safe for all hair types, this weightless cream is used before heat styling, for a flawless look.

8. Drybar Hot Toddy Heat Protector Frizz Fighter


Keeping hair smooth and friction-free, this handy lotion keeps strands from overheating with a special protective barrier.

9. L’Oreal Paris Advanced Hairstyle Blow Dry It Quick Dry Primer Spray

L'Oreal Paris Advanced Hairstyle Blow Dry It-Quick Dry Primer Spray


Cutting drying time in half, this new beauty breakthrough protects hair from split ends and other damage.

10. Phyto PHYTOKERATINE Repairing Thermal Protectant Spray


Paraben and sulfate free, this thermal spray soothes, protects and boosts shine with each use.

11. Nexxus Promend Protecting Mist

Promend Protecting Mist copy

Guard your ends with this protective mist which protects against breakage and dryness.

12. Color Proof HeatProof Anti-Frizz Blow Dry Crème

 HeatProof Anti-Frizz Blow Dry Creme

This weather-resistant heat protective cream leaves hair vibrant and smooth— even throughout constant flat ironing.

13. Dove Pure Care Dry Oil Nourishing Treatment


Treat your hair to this nourishing oil which protects against the stresses caused by excessive heat styling.

14. Giovanni Cosmetics Ultra-Sleek Flat Iron Styling Mist


Providing extreme heat protection, use this styling mist before straightening for smooth and flawless locks.

15. AG Deflect Fast-Dry Heat Protection

AG Deflect Fast-Dry Heat Protection 5 0z

Using precious oils to ward away heat damage, this color care product leaves your hair feeling smooth and weightless.

  • monique

    I personally think the Karmin Spray Heat Protector is the best =D

  • glory10

    Best I have ever used is the electric epilator of Karmin 😀

  • marie

    The Spray Heat Protector by karmin is my favorite, makes my hair look so healthy. <3 <3 <3 <3 <3 <3 <3

  • monique

    Definitely the Karmin Spray Heat Protector =)

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