What products can I use after a keratin treatment?
For lasting results, post-treatment shampoo should be free of sulfates (sudsing agents that can strip hair) or sodium (a thickener that dissolves keratin). Piet at Vartali Salon suggests Pureology ZeroSulfate SuperSmooth, L’Oreal EverPure Sulfate-Free Colorcare System, and Keratin Complex by Coppola Keratin Care.
Can I use gel on keratin treated hair?
Do Not Overload Your Hair With Styling Products
When your hair is coated with keratin, you shouldn’t need to use mousse, gel, and hairspray to tame your hair into the right shape and style. Styling products can cling on to your hair and leave residues behind.
Can I use coconut oil on keratin treated hair?
Can coconut oil be used on keratin treated hair? Yes. Virgin coconut oil binds to the hair and can reduce keratin loss during wash cycles.
Does keratin change hair color?
However, a keratin treatment does change the colour. It always becomes a bit lighter, and in your case, yellow. All you need to do is apply a toner.
How often should you wash keratin treated hair?
Maintaining the Look. To make results last, it’s best to limit washing your hair to two to three times a week after you receive the treatment. If you’re an athlete who washes your hair more than once a day, results won’t last as long.
What ingredients are bad for keratin treated hair?
All of these treatments contain either formaldehyde or another chemical that releases formaldehyde when heated. The following chemicals are all considered formaldehyde by OSHA: methylene glycol, formalin, methylene oxide, paraform, formic aldehyde, methanal, oxomethane, oxymethylene, or CAS Number 50-00-0.
Which is better keratin or Brazilian blowout?
Gurgov agreed, adding, “Generally speaking, you will get more of a smoothing and deep-conditioning effect with a keratin treatment … as it contains less harsh chemicals and silicones, which weigh down the hair and clog the scalp as compared to a Brazilian blowout.”