Summer is such a fun time of year. Most of us find ourselves outside more enjoying activities at the beach, pool, waterparks and backyards. Though you are probably protecting your skin with SPF (right?!”> are you protecting your hair too? It’s important to shield your tresses from UVA & UVB rays. They can be just as detrimental to both hair and skin. UV rays can dry out the hair, causing brittleness, thinning, frizziness, and color fading. But don’t worry–there are many products that contain UV protection, so just make sure you use one of these before heading out in the sun and then have some fun!
Ouidad Sun Shield Sun & Sport Leave-In Spray
Specialized UV filters seal in moisture and nourish your strands. Proteins and amino acids help this haircare must-have seal in moisture and prevent overexposure to the drying and stiffening elements that go hand in hand with outdoor activity. It is lightweight and does not weigh the hair down.
Brocato Holdon Styling Gel
A styling gel with exceptional hold for sculpting and shaping. Adds volume, shine and manageability to hair while providing strength and control with UV absorbers for color protection. Contains some proteins, keratin and aloe to keep the hair strong too.
Healthy Sexy Hair Pumpkin Puree Treatment and Conditioner
These products deeply moisturize to improve the condition of dry, damaged and chemically-treated hair while the Pumpkin fatty acids increase moisture. They prevents damage and adds shine and also provide natural UV protection.
Yanai Van Color Retention System Leave In Protectant
This leave-in conditioner provides hair with all-day protection from the aging effects of oxidation, free radical damage and UV exposure. Preserves rich hues and vibrancy of salon color while improving manageability, all while leaving the hair softer, too.
KMS California Sol Perfection Beach Protectant
A water resistant sun protection cream good for all hair types. With IOPS technology, UV filters and Anti-Oxidants, this beach protectant creme protects against the ravages of the sun, sea, and pool water. Fused with grapefruit and thyme, it provides a sleek, shiny, wet look with a soft feel.
Redken UV Rescue Daily Sun Milk Leave-In Protective Moisturizer
Redken’s exclusive Interbond Conditioning System delivers anti-oxidant and energizing vitamin C derivatives that combines with ceramides and UVB filter to form the C2 Solar Complex. This powerful blend helps protect the hair and helps restore moisture.
Phyto PHYTOPLAGE Protective sun veil
Lightweight SPF for your hair. Preserves color and prevents fading by filtering out the sun’s damaging rays. Adds a luminous veil of shine, while protecting hair from damaging UV rays and environmental stresses with sunflower and white lotus extracts and sweet almond proteins
Neutrogena Triple Moisture Silk Touch Leave-In Cream with UV Shield
This silky leave-in contains UV filters and cream melts effortlessly into strands, moisturizing while diminishing flyaways and frizz with lasting humidity protection. Hair stays naturally soft and touchable all day – no flaking, heaviness, or stickiness. The advanced formula helps improve hair texture and manageability quality with every use.
Living Proof Restore Instant Protection Spray
A weightless spray that instantly protects against heat styling, humidity and UV rays. Powered by the brand’s own Restorative Shield, featuring their patented Healthy Hair Molecule (OFPMA”>. UV ray protection up to 24 hours, along with humidity defender this spray also leaves hair looking shiny, smooth and polished. It is also sulfate, silicone and oil free.
Alterna Bamboo Beach Summer Sunshine Spray
This weightless spray is formulated with UV filters and Color Hold technology, creating a veil that helps protect your hair color from the sun. It will instantly add shine and control summer frizz on any hair type.
Kerastase Soleil Creme UV Defense Active
This is a multi-protection cream for weakened, color-treated hair. This leave-in cream has double UV protection and treatment properties that resist exposure to sun, wind, sea, and chlorinated waters. Hair is smoothed and shielded from environmental aggressions and is left feeling healthy and visibly more shiny.
Macadamia Natural Oil Healing Oil Treatment
Macadamia healing oil treatment is a therapeutic oil perfect for all hair types and is especially beneficial to dry, damaged hair. The healing oil treatment is instantly absorbed, weightlessly infusing the hair with moisture and nutrients for silky smooth, healthy looking hair while providing natural UV protection from photo and sun damage. Dry, brittle hair is miraculously rejuvenated with increased shine and control.
Robert Craig Pomade
This salon formulated pomade combines conditioning and humectant properties for dramatic brilliance and protection. UV-A and UV-B sunscreens protect against sunlight damage. Great for molding short cuts or separating layers on longer styles. If you are at the beach and you have your hair tied back or in a braid, you can also use this to tame any baby hairs and frizz around the hair line.
Tela Guardian SPF 18 Sun Protection for Hair and Scalp
Water-soluble Guardian eliminates frizzy hair, controls static electricity, restores moisture and delivers instant finish. Organic antioxidants Carrot and Forsythia, provide protection against free radical damage and SPF 18 protects hair and scalp from harmful UV rays.
KMS California Color Vitality Shine and Shield
Packed with antioxidants and UV filters, this spray will help extend the life of your hair color while imparting intense shine for all hair types.