A beach perm is a natural-looking perm with soft, easily styled waves rather than tight curls. The term comes from the relaxed look of the hair after a day at the beach. More »

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Some good hair styles for women with perms include the spot perm, body perm, multi-textured perm, pin curl perm and root perm. Most of these styles are suitable for long hair. Volumizing perms, body perms and root perms ... More »

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To grow out a hair perm, simply take care of the hair to keep it healthy, and get it trimmed regularly. Commit to being patient in the process, as a perm takes several months to grow out. More »

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College Fashion says to get beach waves, one can use salt spray or a three-barrel curling iron. These techniques create a soft summer style, even for people miles away from the beach. The salt spray can be made at home. ... More »

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The difference between a perm and a relaxer lies in the intended outcome and the procedure used to achieve it: a perm introduces curls and ringlets, but a relaxer is applied to eliminate natural waves and coils. However,... More »

On average, a perm is designed to last six months or less. The exact amount of time varies depending on the person. More »

Perms can take between 1 and 2 hours, depending on how long the hair being permed is and what perming technique is implemented by the stylist. Once complete, a perm is not completely settled until about 28 hours have pas... More »