Conditioning Treatments 101
Conditioning treatments are a great option for those struggling with breakage, damaged hair, or even as a preventative for clients with color treated or lightened hair. We offer several different options when it comes to conditioning treatments, we've listed below our treatments from lightest to deepest.
Redken Chemistry Shots:
What it does: Within the chemistry shot range there are two types: treatments for mechanical damage, and treatment for chemical damage. The shots can be customized (for example if you have flat damaged hair we can use the strengthening and volumizing shot).
Who its for: The perfect chemistry shot can be chosen by your stylist to treat your hair's specific needs.
How long it takes: This service can be added during your shampoo, for a quick 15 minute refresh or it is booked for 45 minutes by itself.
Keratin Complex - Vanilla Bean Deep Conditioning Treatment What it does: Helps to smooth damaged and dry hair without weighing your hair down.
Who its for: This service is great for all hair types! It works great to tame pesky fly-aways or after a color/lightening service to keep the hair healthy.
How long it takes: About 15 mins in addition to your shampoo, or 45 minutes by itself.
Keratin Complex Split End Treatment:
What it does: The split end treatment mends split ends together to keep ends looking healthy and shiny.
Who its for: This service is great for precision cuts to extend the time between each haircut. This is also a great option for girls that need to keep their hair long for a special event such as prom or a wedding since it keeps hair looking healthy for formal styles/updos that require long hair.
How long it takes: 30 minutes in addition to another service, 1 hour alone.
Keratin B3 Treatment
What it does: B3 provides immediate repair and long lasting conditioning for extremely damaged hair and chemically treated hair. This deep penetrating treatment is shown to reattach broken bonds and reinforced compromised hair fibers for a dramatic reduction in breakage and increased strength. The treatment also helps protect against further damage from heat styling, environmental, and mechanical stressors.
Who its for: Clients that get their hair colored/lightened regularly (4-5 weeks)
How long it lasts: Up to 12 washes.
Keratin Blow Out
What it does: The keratin present in the blow out is similar to the keratin present in human hair. Keratin helps condition, strengthen, revitalize and repair damage. Keratin gives the hair shine, elasticity and a more youthful, healthy appearance. This service helps make the hair more manageable, less frizzy, and easier to style.
Who its for: The keratin blow out is perfect for any hair type, its wonderful for clients that struggle with frizz, especially during humid summer months here!
How long it takes: This service takes 1 hour and 30 minutes.
What to keep in mind: This blowout last 6-8 weeks! Products including sulfates will strip the treatment from your hair. The keratin complex shampoo and conditioner or Redken Color extend magnetics - sulfate free shampoo and conditioner are recommended to take home after this treatment.
Keratin Smoothing System
What it does: Smooths and straightens hair, repairs damage, eliminates frizz, locks out humidity, reduces daily styling time, adds shine. Smoothing Therapy treatments reduce curl patterns in curly, wavy or unruly hair, thus providing a straightening effect without permanently changing the structure of the hair.
Who its for: Unruly, over processed, damaged, hair. Wonderful for clients with unruly curly hair.
How long it takes: 3 hours + for very long/thick hair
What to keep in mind: Products including sulfates will strip the treatment from your hair. The keratin complex shampoo and conditioner or Redken Color extend magnetics - sulfate free shampoo and conditioner are recommended to take home after this treatment.
How long it lasts: This treatment lasts about 3 months.
If you're not sure which conditioning treatment is right for you, ask your stylist! They are trained to find the best treatment plan and products to keep your hair happy and healthy. :)