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Living Proof Restore Instant Protection

Living Proof

Restore Instant Protection

Item #: 2276276 Size: 5.5 oz

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Hair that is exposed to heat styling and UV rays are at a high risk for damage. Restore Instant Protection is powered by Living Proof's microfine Restorative Shield, featuring their patented Healthy Hair Molecule (OFPMA), to protect and polish from roots to tip. Restore Instant Protection:

  • Can be layered and combined with other styling products for total heat protection during the styling process up to 450 F
  • Can be used as a final finishing step to help block harmful humidity and UV rays up to 24 hours
  • Adds shine, polish and smoothes flared, rough cuticles


For all hair types. Sulfate-free, silicone free, oil-free. Safe for color and chemically treated hair.

Generously mist damp or dry hair prior to heat styling. Reapply on dry hair for UV protection. To use as a finisher, lightly mist onto your finished style.
Alcohol Denat., Hydrofluorocarbon 152a, Water/Eau/Aqua, Butylene Glycol, Propylene Glycol Dibenzoate, Octafluoropentyl Methacrylate (OFPMA), Polyglyceryl¿10 Pentaoleate, Panthenyl Ethyl Ether, Linoleamidopropyl Ethyldimonium Ethosulfate, Ethylhexyl Methoxycinnamate, PPG¿5¿Ceteth¿20, Panthenol, Fragrance/Parfum, Linalool, Butylphenyl Methylpropional, Citronellol, Limonene.

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Living ProofRestore Instant Protection
 
4.2

(based on 43 reviews)

82%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Lightweight (24)
  • Easy to use (23)
  • Smells great (17)
  • Effective (16)
  • Non-greasy (6)

Cons

  • Not effective (3)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (25)
  • Women (3)
    • Hair Type:
    • Wavy hair (4), Straight hair (3)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 30 minutes (19), 1+ hour (6), 10 minutes (6)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (17), Budget shopper (9), Product junkie (5)

Reviewed by 43 customers

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2.0

Don't waste your $$

By Mimi

from Chicago, il

Comments about Living Proof Restore Instant Protection:

I bought this product along w/the conditioner. The conditioner is GREAT..but the Humidity spray WAS A WASTE OF $$. Try Rusk Humidity Spray less money and works better!

 
5.0

Love it

By Krissy

from Jersey

About Me Product Junkie

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Lightweight
  • Smells Great

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Daily Use

    Comments about Living Proof Restore Instant Protection:

    Love it! Light weight and protecting. Great smell.

    • Hair Type:
    • Straight Hair
     
    4.0

    first time user of this particular product

    By na

    from florida

    About Me Product Junkie

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Lightweight
    • Non-Greasy

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Living Proof Restore Instant Protection:

        i use this to help protect from sun damage. i live in florida and my hair gets a lot of sun

        • Hair Type:
        • Very Curly Hair
         
        5.0

        Fine Mist

        By AileenC

        from Los Angeles, CA

        About Me Beauty Conscious

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Non-Greasy
        • Smells Great

        Cons

        • Cost

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use

        Comments about Living Proof Restore Instant Protection:

        Much better than the spritz heat protectant. This sprays an even fine mist that does not weigh hair down. Can be used on wet hair or dry.

        • Hair Type:
        • Straight Hair
         
        5.0

        Amazing...even on fine hair

        By Nicole

        from Kansas

        About Me Product Junkie

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Lightweight
        • Non-Greasy

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use

          Comments about Living Proof Restore Instant Protection:

          I have baby fine, thin hair (color treated) and I LOVE this product. My hair is so smooth and shiny after I straight iron it. Has a scent upon application but I never notice thereafter. Not heavy or greasy. So happy....

          • Hair Type:
          • Straight Hair

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Awesome for protecting dry hair

          By Jo

          from Texas

          About Me Minimalist

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Controls Frizz
          • Easy To Use
          • Lightweight
          • Non-Greasy
          • Smells Great

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use

            Comments about Living Proof Restore Instant Protection:

            I have been looking for a heat protectant that protects my hair and helps with the dryness of my hair. I've been using it for about two weeks and I've already noticed a huge difference. My hair is less frizzy and doesn't feel as fried as it used to after I would use a straightener or curling iron. It's also great to spray before going out to lay by the pool since it protects against UV rays!

            • Hair Type:
            • Wavy Hair
             
            5.0

            Love this stuff!

            By DeeDee

            from Maryland

            About Me Product Junkie

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Controls Frizz
            • Easy To Use
            • Lightweight
            • Smells Great

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Curly Hair
              • Daily Use
              • Straight Hair
              • Thicker Hair
              • Thinner Hair

              Comments about Living Proof Restore Instant Protection:

              I've tried other products but this is the best I've found. I use this before using the flat iron on my hair. I have long, thin, color treated hair and flat iron my hair almost everyday. I hardly have any split ends. Before using this product my head was full of split ends.

              • Hair Type:
              • Wavy Hair
               
              4.0

              i would buy this product again

              By Mimi

              from Chesterfield, VA

              Verified Buyer

              Comments about Living Proof Restore Instant Protection:

              I use this to protect my hair from UV. I love the smell and it is so light that it does not weight my hair down.

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              • No
               
              5.0

              The best hair protection for flat ironing

              By Gloria

              from Bainbridge Ga

              Verified Buyer

              Comments about Living Proof Restore Instant Protection:

              I never flatiron my hair without it.

               
              5.0

              Love it!

              By Mama K

              from New York

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Use
              • Effective
              • Good Value
              • Lightweight
              • Smells Great

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use

                Comments about Living Proof Restore Instant Protection:

                Goes on nice and light. Works great!

                • My Beauty Routine Takes:
                • 30 Minutes

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                • Q:

                  I love that this product protects from the sun but it contains alcohol denat., is this going to dry my hair? If so what's a recommend product that I should add to help my hair lock in moisture?
                  Asked on 8/24/2016 by Krispy from Jersey, US

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    The Alcohol denat. in Restore Instant Protection is just part of the propellant system to get the formula out of the can, so this ingredient won't actually reach your hair. It has no drying effects on the hair and you will not need any additional products to lock in moisture.

                    Answered on 8/26/2016 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                • Q:

                  Sorry I ment to say paraben and safrate free
                  Asked on 7/25/2016 by Mandyloz from Bx ny

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Yes, all Living Proof products are paraben-free and sulfate-free.

                    Answered on 7/26/2016 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                • Q:

                  Is this product silicone and sulfate free?
                  Asked on 7/25/2016 by Mandyloz from Bx ny

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Yes, all Living Proof products are silicone - free and sulfate - free.

                    Answered on 7/26/2016 by Brand Expert from Living Proof
                • Q:

                  Is this gluten-free?
                  Asked on 4/15/2016 by Gluten-Free Glam

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    Yes, Restore Instant Protection is gluten free.

                    Answered on 4/21/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                • Q:

                  After I mist this product on my damp hair, what product should I use for volume to my fine thin processed hair before blow drying?
                  Asked on 3/1/2016 by sunny from norman

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    We recommend using the Full Thickening Mousse!

                    Answered on 3/8/2016 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
                • Q:

                  Should this be used at the same time as Instant Repair? If so which one should be applied first?
                  Asked on 11/18/2015 by cheyjey from Newport Beach, CA

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    The Restore Instant Repair and the Restore Instant Protection can absolutely be used together! The order in which you layer these products is truly your own personal preference. However, we would suggest applying the Restore Instant Repair to your damp hair first and then applying the Instant Protection prior to heat styling.

                    Answered on 11/23/2015 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                • Q:

                  Does this product work to detangle hair and give moisture.
                  Asked on 8/18/2015 by Nancy from Aston,PA

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    Restore Instant Protection is a weightless heat protectant spray and does not function as a detangler or a conditioner, but it can be used in conjunction with other treatment/styling products such as No Frizz Leave-In Conditioner or Curl Leave-In Conditioner.

                    Answered on 8/19/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
                • Q:

                  Is this product good to use with electric rollers.
                  Asked on 7/31/2015 by None

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    Restore Instant Protection provides heat protection up to 450 degrees and can be applied prior to using any heat styling tool.

                    Answered on 8/4/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
                • Q:

                  Does this product wet the hair? I want to use it on dry hair before flat ironing, but I do not like products that wet your hair again and then you have to wait for it to dry.
                  Asked on 7/8/2015 by melmichelle from va

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    Generously mist damp or dry hair prior to heat styling. Reapply on dry hair for UV protection. To use as a finisher, lightly mist onto your finished style.

                    Answered on 7/8/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
                • Q:

                  and this works on uv protection from the sun too?
                  Asked on 11/6/2014 by ddemos

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    Yes, Restore Instant Protection provides protection against damaging UV rays!

                    Answered on 11/7/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
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