UV-Protecting Hair Products
Bumble and Bumble Color-Minded UV Protective Styling Balm
This balm contains a UV filter and a "proprietary two-polymer technology that covalently binds to and cross-links over color-treated hair" to keep color-treated hair in shape. Uh, OK. Basically, the stuff helps heal color-treated hair damaged during the dying process and provides extra protection when using heat styling tools or catching rays. Works for us.
MOP Modern Organic Products Defining Cream
Nexxus Mousse Plus Volumizing Foam Styler
This alcohol-free mouse is light and airy, disappearing quickly into the hair for light hold and lots of shine. Nexxus’s time-release technology keeps hair soft, conditioned, and protected from the sun all day long.
Neutrogena Triple Moisture Silk Touch Leave-In Hair Cream
This leave-in conditioner contains filters that protect against both UV damage and heat damage. It’s perfect for those who need only light-hold styling, and it never gets sticky or flaky.
Warren-Tricomi Protect Finishing Cream
This lightweight cream protects against UV rays, chlorine and other chemicals, salt, mineral deposits, and other environmental hair antagonizers, but won't leave your locks heavy or greasy.
Nioxin Bionutrient Actives Scalp Treatment System
Fine or thinning hair can grow back thicker and stronger after treatment with this serum, which prevents the buildup of hair-inhibiting chemicals and residue while providing UV protection. ($8.95, Amazon.com)
Pureology Root Lift Spray Mousse
The innovative spray formula delivers lightweight hold without weighing hair down with too much product, and it contains UV inhibitors and antioxidants to defend color.
Alterna Bamboo UV+ Color Protection Fade-Proof Fluide
This serum's healing powers come from its combo of organic bamboo extract and color-locking Kalahari Melon extract, which will protect and extend the life of your color.