Top 10 Don’ts for Keratin Treatment Users

Avoid Salons that Use a Traditional Keratin Straightening Method Traditional keratin treatments use straightening products that contain formaldehyde or formaldehyde donors to seal the keratin in your hair. The strong chemicals in formaldehyde-based products can damage your hair and scalp and irritate your eyes and throat. Choose a salon that respects your health and cares … Read more


Hair Smoothing Treatments You Can Do at Home

Unlike traditional keratin straightening treatments for curly, frizzy, and unmanageable tresses, hair smoothing treatments are, in most cases, free of formaldehyde and other harmful chemicals. Instead, these frizz-fighting treatments use amino acids, collagen, hair oils, botanical extracts, and heat to repair and smooth out your hair. After research found that Brazilian Blowout smoothing products contained … Read more


Gentle Amino Acid Hair Smoothing Treatments

Amino Acids for Stronger Hair Amino acids are small molecules that connect to form larger protein molecules. Amino acids are found naturally in your hair as building blocks of keratin which is a hard, fibrous, and extremely strong protein responsible for healthy hair. Hair proteins are made of 21 amino acids including cysteine, proline, arginine, … Read more


Keratin Hair Treatments with Collagen

Collagen and keratin are types of fibrous proteins that play a vital role in the structure of our hair. Collagen: Collagen is the main structural protein in the body that helps hold the body’s tissues together. This protein is also responsible for maintaining healthy hair and skin. However, the body’s collagen production decreases as we … Read more


Awapuhi KeraTriplex Treatment vs. Keratin Straightening Treatments

If you bleach or color your hair on a regular basis and frequently use heat styling tools, you have probably reached the point when your hair is extremely dry, fragile, and hard to manage. The good news is that with the right treatment, your damaged, over-processed hair can recover to be strong, healthy, and beautiful … Read more


Which Styling Products to Use after Keratin Treatment

One of the main advantages of a keratin treatment is that blow-drying time is shortened and you need less styling products to achieve excellent hair manageability and shine. Your morning hair routine is faster and easier because your hair is smooth, frizz-free, and easy to manage. It is recommended to get a haircut after the keratin … Read more


Extending the Life of Your Brazilian Blowout

Making decisions on how best to keep your hair elegant often proves to be a difficult task. There are quite a number of hair treatment procedures with cons that could impinge on your comfort and the beauty of your hair. For instance, most keratin straightening treatments require users to take a 3-day break away from … Read more


What are the Four Key Differences between Keratin Treatment and Brazilian Blowout Smoothing Treatment

What is a Brazilian Blowout? Trying to distinguish between the two treatments can be tricky. This is not helped by the fact that the names are often confused even by professional stylists. As a customer, this can make choosing the most appropriate treatment for your personal needs particularly difficult. It is essential you receive the … Read more


Safe Alternatives to Traditional Keratin Treatments

Keratin straightening treatments have become increasingly popular due to their effective frizz-fighting abilities and silky, smooth hair. However, many people are still unaware of the potential adverse health effects from exposure to the chemicals used in hair straightening products. The main issue with the keratin treatments is the formaldehyde vapors that can be released from … Read more


How to Maintain your Hair after Japanese Hair Straightening

What is Thermal Reconditioning? Japanese Hair Straightening, which is often called Thermal Reconditioning, has proven to be a great solution for those who want to spend less time in front of a mirror working on their hair. The hair gets straightened using a combination of heat and chemicals, namely ammonium thioglycolate. When you’ve gotten Japanese … Read more


How to Apply Keratin Treatment at Home

In-salon Keratin treatment is a fairly expensive service, so doing the treatment yourself at home can help you save money. However, to get the desired results you need to wisely select the product and carefully read the instructions included. It would be a good idea to ask for assistance from a friend who is more … Read more