How to Protect Your Hair from the Sun

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'Fun in the sun' might be the unofficial summertime motto, but the sun can actually be super damaging to your hair. UV rays and intense heat can strip your hair of moisture, shine, movement and color. 

Unite Haircare took to Instagram to share a few products that work overtime to protect strands from sun damage. Note: Use separately or layer together for even more protection.

On wet hair...

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Always start with 7SECONDS Detangler. Not only will it instantly detangle your hair, but it also provides a powerful, yet lightweight, UV and heat protectant to each strand. 

On wet OR dry hair...

U Oil and BLONDA Oil both provide UV and heat protection, plus a mega-dose of hydration. Bonus: It also tames frizz and flyaways. 

On dry hair...

For a high-shine, protected finish, try 7SECONDS Glossing Spray on dry hair. And, if you love to use hot tools, you'll want to spray this ultimate protector on before heat styling.