How to DIY a Simple Heat Protectant for Your Hair

by ModaMob
7 Materials
5 Minutes

As it gets warmer and dryer outside, your hair might need some extra care and attention.

Make this DIY heat protectant with us. Just follow along with this simple, step-by-step tutorial.

Tools and materials:

  • Conditioner
  • Spray bottle
  • Funnel
  • ½ cup water
  • Sweet almond oil
  • Coconut oil
  • Tablespoon
Measuring water

1. Measure water in your spray bottle

With a funnel, pour ½ cup (4 oz) of water into a spray bottle.

Keep in mind that you shouldn’t make too big of a batch because you’ll want it to stay fresh.

2. Add conditioner

Add a few dollops of conditioner to the water. We did not measure this exactly. 

Adding conditioner

3. Add almond oil

Next, add a splash of almond oil to the mixture.

Adding almond oil

4. Add coconut oil and shake

Then add 1 tablespoon of melted coconut oil.

Adding coconut oil

Finally, close the spray bottle and shake to mix.

Shaking mixture

5. Apply your DIY heat protectant spray

Now all that’s left to do is to use your DIY hair heat protectant.

Spray onto your hair generously before styling to condition and protect before styling with heat tools. 

Applying DIY heat protectant

DIY heat protectant 

That’s all there is to it!

So, there’s really no need for a fancy, expensive heat protectant product.

It's easy enough to make this DIY heat protectant with just a few ingredients that you might have on hand at home.

Check out our post on How to DIY a Super Easy Coconut Milk Shampoo.

Suggested materials:
  • Conditioner
  • Spray bottle
  • Funnel
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