In need of a Heat Protectant.

ohtashohtash Registered Users Posts: 90
I've been meaning to get a heat protectant for my hair. I've been transitioning for 6 months now and I've only straighten my hair twice. I normally blow dry whenever I would wear French braids. Even though I use the warm setting, it's still good to get a heat protectant. I just don't know which one to get. What are some good ones out there?

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  • EdenRoseEdenRose Registered Users Posts: 181
    i've heard good things about carol's daughter chocolat line.
    i am currently waiting for it to arrive. also seen lots of good online and youtube reviews for it .

    also grapeseed oil i suppose to be good too.
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  • jubellsjubells Registered Users Posts: 38
    Tresseme heat tamer spray used to help me out when I straightened.
  • Aerogirl530Aerogirl530 Registered Users Posts: 135
    Ion has a good one
    Silk Elements Olive Oil Heat Protection
    Tresemme heat tamer spray
    proclaim heat protection serum
  • ohtashohtash Registered Users Posts: 90
    Thnx you guys! I really need to get one but it's sooo hard to choose the right one.
  • RusycurlyRusycurly Registered Users Posts: 717
    I hear grapeseed oil can be used as a heat protectant.
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  • ohtashohtash Registered Users Posts: 90
    Yea, I keep hearing that Grapeseed oil is good but I just thought that it would fry my hair. Has anyone one used Grapeseed as a protectant?
  • AmazinnaturalAmazinnatural Registered Users Posts: 755
    I've used grapeseed oil on my hair to flatiron it, my hair didn't fry, it was silky smooth. Btw any oil that has a high heat tolerance is a good heat protectant. You can google organic oils that are heat protectants, there's many out there.

    Also Beautiful Textures Curly to Straight Silkener oil is a good heat protectant. I did a product review on it this morning, check product reviews on the forum.

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  • AmazinnaturalAmazinnatural Registered Users Posts: 755
    Here's some natural oils with high heat levels:

    Apricot kernel oil
    Avocado oil
    Safflower oil
    Sesame seed oil
    Grapeseed oil

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    Still loving my curls and kinks!
    Products I love:
    Ion Dandruff/Seborrheic Dermatitis Tar Shampoo
    Suave Shea Butter Conditioner
    Biolage Scalp Therapy Shampoo
    Biolage Fortify Therapy Shampoo
    Trader Joe's Tea Tree Tingle Conditioner
    Beautiful Textures Rapid Repair Deep Conditioner
    Shea butter, olive oil, coconut oil, apricot oil, peppermint oil, tea tree oil, and eucalyptus oil
  • ohtashohtash Registered Users Posts: 90
    Here's some natural oils with high heat levels:

    Apricot kernel oil
    Avocado oil
    Safflower oil
    Sesame seed oil
    Grapeseed oil

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    Thank you! I've always been scared to try oil but I have to give 1 of these a try.

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