heat proof your hair
We all know that straightening our hair can be damaging.

But it’s a fact that hasn’t damaged the sales of ceramic straightening irons. Incredibly, a third of all women now own a pair.

But what is the best way to protect our locks from the ravages of heat?

There are plenty of products out there promising to defend our tresses but which ones actually work?

Here are some to try.

Kiehl’s Heat-Protective Silk Straightening Cream –Enriched with extracts derived from Soy Beans, Sesame Seeds and Sunflower Seed, this light cream is ideal for wavy, frizzy, or curly hair in need of smoothing.

Ghd Styling Haircare Smoothing Balm For Hair Straightening –Created by the king of ceramic straighteners GHD, this lovely-smelling balm uses polyquaternium, glycerin and sunflower seed extract to fight off heat damage and repair any problems.

Trevor Sorbie Beautifully Straight Heat Defense –Great for thick hair, this gorgeous-scented spray protects against the irons, meanwhile conditioning your locks into glossy oblivion.

Tresseme Thermal Creations Heat Tamer Spray –This vitamin-enriched spray, containing cetylpyridinium chloride to protect against red-hot ceramics, guards against heat and friction, leaving hair shiny and soft.

Schwarzkopf Heat Protection Straightening Spray –This ultra-light spray gives your hair heat protection up to 200°C, leaving locks lovely and conditioned. © Cover Media