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10 Hair Heat Protectors That Will Save Your Strands

10 Hair Heat Protectors That Will Save Your Strands

Do you heat treat your hair often? Maybe you use a straightener or a curling iron or blow dryer? Which ever heat treating device you use, it is important to keep your hair health in mind. That's why we've rounded-up the best hair heat protectors out there.

From blow drying to straightening, curling to crimping, our poor hair doesn’t half go through some heat damage. We all want luscious locks, but while some beauty gurus say that air-drying is the way to go, do we really have time for that? In this economy? But don’t you worry, I’ve selected 10 of the best hair heat protectors that you absolutely need in your life. Style away!

GHD Heat Protect Spray

It shouldn’t come as a surprise that I’m kicking off this list with the one and only GHD, the ultimate heat styling brand. As you can imagine, these experts know exactly what they’re doing when it comes to heat protection, and this gorgeous non-sticky spray can be used on both damp and dry hair for all your styling needs. Get this in your life!


Batiste Blow Dry Accelerator Shine

Blowdrying your hair can be truly tedious. It takes ages, you get cramp in your arm, you might as well be doing half an hour of cardio. It sucks. Enter Batiste! This spray claims to dry your tresses up to 30% faster than normal, while still offering heat protection. And it’s crazy affordable!

Philip Kingsley Daily Damage Defence

This all-rounder hair heat protector is honestly a Godsend, and you need it in your life ASAP. Philip Kingsley’s Daily Damage Defence not only protects your hair from heat styling, but also from damaging UV rays, all the while boosting your hair’s condition and leaving it shinier. Plus it’s less than a tenner. Need I say more?





Alterna Caviar RepairX Multi-Vitamin Heat Protection Spray

Did somebody say bougie? This luxurious hair heat protector is infused with actual caviar extract, which boosts elasticity. It’s also rich in vitamins to give those locks the love they deserve, and biotin to enhance strength and shine. On top of all that, it protects your hair from temperatures up to 230°C. We all need this in our life!



Lee Stafford Argan Oil From Morocco Heat Defence Spray

This rich Argan oil spray is an ideal heat protector for textured natural hair. It can be used on both damp and dry hair, preventing moisture loss and keeping it healthy and nourished. This is one of the hair heat protectors that gives your mane long-lasting shine.

Oribe Run Through Detangling Primer

Okay, so this one may be a little pricey, but if you’re serious about keeping those locks in good shape then you need it in your life. Comb this through damp hair to detangle without tearing, allowing the hibiscus oil to lock in moisture, while your hair cuticles are sealed and your lengths are hydrated. This luxe product offers incredible heat protection, plus UV protection, too!


Kerastase Nutritive Nectar Thermique

Kerastase hair products are undeniably amazing, especially for those of you growing your hair out long, and this is no exception. For dry to very dry hair, this heat protector also smooths rough hair, giving you a beautiful, healthy shine.

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ORS Olive Oil Heat Protection Hair Serum

Perfect for thick, frizzy, or afro-textured hair, a little goes a long way with this affordable cult favourite. Infused with both coconut and olive oils, this is a heat protector you need in your life to nourish and moisturise those curls. Get ordering!


VO5 Smoothly Does It Heat Protect Serum

This classic heat protector is consistently highly praised by its devoted users. Simple yet effective, it does what it says on the tin, and does it well: smooths and protects, while leaving you with a brilliant frizz-free shine. This is one of the hair heat protectors that is really affordable.

TRESemmé Heat Defence Spray

A big name without a big price tag, TRESemmé have always knocked it out the park with their heat protection products. The professional-style bottle means the spray is dispensed evenly throughout your hair, making this the easiest to use heat protector you need in your life, plus the friendliest on your bank balance!


Which of these hair heat protectors do you need in your life? Let us know in the comments below!

This is a sponsored post. All opinions are my own.

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