The primary benefit of Brazilian keratin straightening, also known as keratin treatment, is that it straightens hair structure by adding the protein keratin. It works particularly well on curly or wavy hair, and has show... More »

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After hair is treated by the keratin straightening system, it must not be washed or come into contact with water for 72 hours. During this 3-day period, the hair should not be pulled or clipped back. Anything that can le... More »

The straightening treatment most commonly associated with Japanese hair is also known as thermal reconditioning. During this treatment, hair is treated with a solution that breaks down the keratin in the hair, allowing i... More »

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A keratin treatment is a chemical hair-straightening technique used to give hair shine as well as limit curls and frizz. It is temporary, lasting approximately 4 months. More »

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Hair can be straightened using a keratin treatment, a hair relaxing treatment, Japanese thermal straightening, alkaline straightening or using a blow dryer. If a chemical treatment is used, however, there may be health r... More »

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Permed hair can be straightened with conditioner and straightening irons, or chemical treatments can be used for a more permanent effect. Straightening without chemical treatment can only produce temporary styling change... More »

www.reference.com Beauty & Fashion Hair Chemical Hair Treatments

After hair is treated by the keratin straightening system, it must not be washed or come into contact with water for 72 hours. During this 3-day period, the hair should not be pulled or clipped back. Anything that can le... More »