By: Tahiry Sanchez
We want to be on top of our hairstyling game at talk times and yet, there are so many hairstyles to choose from. However, what we do with our hair necessitates the use of combination of hair products, substances, and tools, which have the potential to damage our hair over time. Heat protectants are an essential part of our hair routine because they serve as a buffer and protector between our hair and heat from the hot tools. While there are many items on the market that can aid in the protection of our hair, here are four of the top heating products to have on hand for your hair essentials.
- Pantene Pro-V Nutrient Boost Heat Primer Thermal Heat Protection ($5) Now, if you want a heat protector that does the job yet helps you stay on budget. Pantene’s heat protector is your go-to. This heat protector’s mist creates a pre-styling feature that helps style your hair easily. It also contains a protective polymer to protect your hair from the high temperature of certain tools. It also has an amazing fragrance and does not feel heavy on the hair, letting your hair feel clean after the application.
- Bubble and Bumble Invisible Oil Heat and UV Protector Primer ($28) There are many different textures of hair, and sometimes my thick haired gals have trouble finding the perfect heat protecter for a double strength workload. Well, look no further because Bubble and Bumble’s Invisible Oil heat protector is every thick haired gal’s go to product. It is packed with rich oils to hydrate and soften super thick hair while also reducing frizz. It is known to do double the work because it protects the hair from both heat and UV damage.
- Mielle Organics Monogongo Oil Thermal and Heat Protectant Spray ($28) We cannot forget about our curly haired ladies! This product is a must and us specifically focused on curly hair texture. It’s rich argan oil creates a dry and weightless texture when applied to the hair, which helps to straighten hair with more ease and defined results.
- Olaplex No.7 Bonding Oil ($28)
Sometimes we may be late to join the hair care gang and the harm is already done, but it’s never too late to begin shielding your hair from heat equipment. Olaplex No.7 Bonding Oil is an excellent choice as a heat protectant for damaged hair. This product prevents future heat damage along with nourishing your hair back to a healthier and stronger state. It targets and repairs broken hair particles and leaves them smooth, shiny, soft, and more vibrant in their natural color.