Using Thermal Protector: The Dos and Don’ts
Blow drying, curling
Some products are sprayed on wet hair, while others are sprayed on dry hair. I recommend using the spray that is designed for wet hair. I’ve never liked the idea of adding a wet product on top of already dry hair and then immediately using a flat iron. In my opinion, wet hair and 400 degrees are just not friends. Just because you are using a “protector” doesn’t give you permission to heat your hair to oblivion.
If you are really looking to protect the hair, use a protector first, and then start blow-drying with a medium heat setting. This will keep the body in your hair. You can then go in to finish smoothing with