Keratin treatments have gotten a lot of beauty buzz as the secret to silky-smooth, shiny hair. But a lot of us don’t really understand what it’s about. What does it really do? How do I know if and when I need one? Where can I find the best keratin treatment near me?
These are just some of the frequently asked questions we’ll answer in this simple and straightforward guide to keratin treatments.
What’s a keratin treatment anyway?
Let’s start by explaining what keratin is. It’s a protective protein that’s already naturally found in our hair. However, our hair can get damaged from chemical treatments or blowdrying. We also lose protein...
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Your facial shape and features
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Plan your hair color with your stylist
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Do you sometimes feel that every day is a bad hair day? Is your hair dull and dry? Frizzy and unmanageable? Are you tired of having to use tons of styling products just to tame it into place? Don’t worry – a keratin treatment can solve that for you!
How do keratin treatments rescue hair?
Our hair is made of proteins called keratin. Unfortunately, things like chemical treatments, blowdrying, overstyling, or even exposure to environmental stressors (sun, chlorine in the pools, saltwater, etc) can break down the proteins. Hair gets damaged and loses its shine and strength.
Keratin treatments restore protein to the hair. While anyone can benefit from it,...