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HOW TO: Protect Your Hair from The Sun

January 06, 2021
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It's not just skin that needs to be sun smart, it's your hair too! Check out these sun-protecting products that'll keep your hair looking shiny and full of life even under the NZ summer skies!

• Olaplex No.7 Bonding Oil from OLAPLEX

Dramatically increases shine, softness, and color vibrancy.
N°7 minimizes flyaways and frizz, while providing UV/heat protection of up to 232°C.

Shop Olaplex No.7 here 

• Color Brilliance Perfector from Goldwell Kerasilk

Smoothes the hair surface for an extraordinary glossifying finish. 72 h UV protection.

Shop Kerasilk Color Brilliance Perfector here 

• Color Fanatic Multi-Tasking Leave-In Spray from Pureology

Has 21 benefits that primes hair for heat, detangles, protects from damage, and adds shine from root to tip. ZeroSulfate, 100% Vegan Formula.

Shop Pureology Color Fanatic Multi-Tasking Leave-In Spray here 

• Leave-In Conditioner Mist from Malibu C

 Instantly conditions for tangle-free locks which glisten with shine. Protects against heat and water damage. Enhanced with aloe, vitamins and botanical extracts for a weightless, pH balanced formula which hydrates and strengthens.

Shop Malibu C Leave-In Conditioner Mist here 

• Happy Campers Wearable Treatment from evo

Adds moisture, reduces frizz and helps provide protection from UV and heat damage, improves styling and reduces blow-drying time while providing slight volume and hold.

Shop evo happy campers here 

• HIGH DIVE Moisture + Shine Crème from R+Co

Formulated to smooth and seal the hair, it moisturizes, softens and drowns out frizz.

Shop R+Co High Dive here 

• Luxe Leave-In Masque from Davroe

Forms a protective non-oily barrier to guard against colour fade and provide sun & surf protection.

Shop Davroe Luxe Leave-In Mask here 

• Total Results Keep Me Vivid Velvetizer Mask from Matrix

Forms a protective non-oily barrier to guard against colour fade and provide sun & surf protection.

Shop Matrix Velvetizer Mask here 


And don't forget about these few golden rules on how to be sun-smart:

  • Cover your head with a hat
  • Rinse your hair with clean water after swimming
  • Try to stay out of the sun between 11am and 3pm
  • Apply a leave-in conditioner with UV protection to your hair before going outside or swimming in ocean
  • Hydrate your hair with a hair mask

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