The 5 Best Heat-Protectant Sprays for This Season's Straight-Hair Trend

Yes, you actually need one of these in your life.

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In case you've missed our big banners and balloons, straight hair is back. Like, the stick-straight, flat-ironed hair of your middle school years. But as much as we love re-living 2003, we don't love the damage all of those heat tools left us with.

So to keep your hair happy while existing in your best, baddest form, mist one of these five top-rated heat protectant sprays over your damp hair before grabbing your blow-dryer or flat-iron. Trust us—2027 you will thank us.

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1 Sachajuan Straight & Shine Spray

Most shine-enhancing sprays turn fine hair into a greasy, lank mess, but this heat protector uses only lightweight silicones to shield hair from damage while giving it a boost of shine.

Sachajuan Straight & Shine Spray, $33

BUY IT: net-a-porter.com.

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2 It's a 10 Miracle Blowdry Volumizer

Not a total stick-straight fan? Blast your damp roots with this lightweight volumizer, comb it through to your ends, then blow your hair out for a shockingly smooth and bouncy—yes, bouncy—finish, instead.

It's a 10 Miracle Blowdry Volumizer, $14

BUY IT: amazon.com.

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3 Moroccanoil Heat Styling Protection

Mist this argan oil-based spray over damp hair to help trap in moisture while you blow-dry and flat-iron.

Moroccanoil Heat Styling Protection, $27

BUY IT: amazon.com.

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4 Kenra Heat Block Spray 22

For heavy-duty heat-tool users (think: plugging them in on the daily), try this medium-weight protection spray, which uses a mix of jojoba oil and natural resin to soften coarse hair and keep it from breaking. 

Kenra Heat Block Spray 22, $23

BUY IT: ulta.com.

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5 Alterna Caviar Repair Multi-Vitamin Heat Protection Spray

Filled with hair-strengthening vitamins A and C, plus frizz-smoothing vitamin E, this ridiculously nourishing spray coats each strand in a layer of vitamins to help protect it while you style.

Alterna Caviar Repair Multi-Vitamin Heat Protection Spray, $18

BUY IT: amazon.com.

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