Keratin Treatment Do’s and Don’ts

Keratin Smoothing Treatment: Do’s and Don’ts

Do’s

  • DO wait 72 hours before shampooing.
  • DO wear hair down at all times.
  • DO blow-dry and flat iron hair if hair gets wet during the first 72 hr period.
  • DO style your hair with a blow-dryer and brush during the 72 hrs if desired.
  • DO put hair in a shower cap when bathing.
  • DO wear a silk scarf to pull your hair away from your face.
  • DO use the correct after care products such as GK shampoo and conditioner or Keratin Complex Care or Keratin Color Care Shampoo and Conditioner, as they are sodium-chloride free and won’t strip keratin from hair .
  • DO protect the hair from absorbing salt and/or chlorine when swimming by wetting the hair with clear water and applying a Deep Conditioner or Serum/Oil to protect the hair.

Don’ts

  • DON’T wash or wet hair for 72 hours (3 days).
  • DON’T tie hair into a ponytail as this may leave a lasting impression.
  • DON’T wear hair clips, hair bands or bobby pins as these may leave a lasting impression.
  • DON’T place hair behind ears for long periods of time.
  • DON’T rest glasses on head or use them to hold the hair back.
  • DON’T sweat.

Express blow out: Do’s and don’ts

Do’s

  • DO wait 8 hours before shampooing.
  • DO wear hair down at all times.
  • DO blow-dry and flat iron hair if it gets wet during the first 8-hr period.
  • DO style your hair with a blow dryer and brush during the 8 hrs if desired.
  • DO wear a silk scarf to pull your hair away from your face.
  • DO use GK or Keratin Complex after care products after the 8 hour waiting period every time you shampoo and condition as they are sodium-chloride free and won’t strip keratin from hair.

Don’ts

  • DON’T wash or wet hair for 8 hours (recommended to wait 24 hours)
  • DON’T tie hair into a pony tail as this may leave a lasting impression.
  • DON’T wear hair clips, hair bands or bobby pins as these may leave a lasting impression.
  • DON’’T place hair behind ears for long periods of time.
  • DON’T rest glasses on head or use them to hold the hair back.

 

IMPORTANT:Recommended hair care products (sodium chloride and sulfate free) must be used to guarantee ultimate results.

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