What is a keratin treatment?
A keratin treatment is a hair smoothing and straightening procedure that involves applying a specialized solution containing the protein keratin to the hair. This treatment helps to reduce frizz, add shine, and make hair more manageable.
How does a keratin treatment work?
The treatment works by coating the hair shaft with a protective layer of keratin. This helps to smooth the hair cuticle, reduce frizz, and make the hair more resistant to humidity.
How long does a keratin treatment last?
The duration of a keratin treatment varies, but it typically lasts between 3 to 5 months. The longevity depends on factors such as hair type, maintenance, and how often the hair is washed.
Can I colour my hair before or after a keratin treatment?
It’s generally recommended to colour your hair before getting a keratin treatment. If you plan to colour your hair after the treatment, it’s advisable to wait a few days to allow the keratin to set properly.
Can I wash my hair after a keratin treatment, and how soon?
Unlike other Keratin treatments on the market, at Boombae, our Keratin treatment can be washed whenever you would like.
Is a keratin treatment suitable for all hair types?
Keratin treatments are effective for various hair types, including curly, frizzy, and wavy hair. However, individual results may vary. It’s essential to consult with a stylist to determine if the treatment is suitable for your specific hair type and condition.
Can I use regular shampoo and conditioner after a keratin treatment?
To maintain the results of a keratin treatment, it’s advisable to use sulphate-free, keratin-friendly shampoos and conditioners. Sulphates can strip away the keratin and shorten the lifespan of the treatment.
Are there any side effects of keratin treatments?
Keratin treatments are completely safe and contain no formaldehyde.
Can I style my hair with heat tools after a keratin treatment?
Yes, one of the advantages of a keratin treatment is that it makes hair more manageable, and you can still use heat styling tools. However, it’s recommended to use lower heat settings to minimize damage.