Botox treatment helps repair damaged hair. Performed in a hair salon, this treatment combines the action of keratin and hyaluronic acid to plump the hair fibres, restore its shine and protect it from aggression. Here’s everything you need to know about botox hair care.
If you have over-coloured or bleached, the sun or the use of heat devices have made your hair dry and dull, Botox is the solution to restore hair full of vitality. Contrary to what its name might suggest, it’s not really a matter of “Botox” in the strict sense of the word.
“Hair Botox” is above all a marketing term, designed to recall the rejuvenating effect of Botox for the skin. Botox hair treatment is also aimed at Sheath, plump, in a sense, “rejuvenates” the hair fiber. With the difference in the case of “hair botox”, there is no needle or syringe for anything. Botox hair care is more like a hair mask, simply brushing on the strands.
What is hair botox?
No trace of botulinum toxin (another name for Botox) in our Botox hair care formula: only keratin and hyaluronic acid. Keratin is the main component of our hair. By changing different hair treatments, direct heat or UV rays, this protein does not naturally renew itself. Hair that lacks keratin becomes dull and brittle. As for hyaluronic acid, it has a high hydrating ability which makes it a favorite remedy for deeply rehydrating the hair fiber, restoring luster and luster, thus making hair soft and smooth.
How is Botox hair treatment performed?
Hair Botox treatment is performed in a hairdressing salon. After washing your hair with a specific shampoo to prepare the hair fibers for the treatment, your hairdresser applies the Botox treatment with a brush, section by section and onto damp hair. Thus the mixture of keratin and hyaluronic acid is applied like a hair mask, over the entire length, avoiding the roots. The client is then placed under a heated helmet for 20 to 30 minutes. The heat activates and completely penetrates the active ingredients. After that, a light brush with a low temperature can be used to fix the treatment. Then you have to wait 24 to 48 hours to rinse it off. In the meantime, rest assured, the hair does not look greasy at all. For rinsing the treatment at home, it is advisable to pre-use sulfate-free shampoo: a very important detail to avoid opening the scales and prevent the substances in the hair fiber from seeping out. After rinsing, the result is immediate: the hair is silky, soft and perfectly coated.
When is the treatment of hair with Botox?
Hair Botox is a one-time treatment, repeated once or twice a year when your hair feels tired. best moment? Back from summer vacation! Botox hair treatment is ideal after being in the sun, to revive hair damaged by UV rays, sea salt or chlorine from the pool. Hair Botox is also recommended in winter, to give a boost to dry, cold-damaged hair. This treatment can also be preventative. Made before the summer holidays, it protects your skin from the harmful effects of the sun. Calculate around 100 to 150 euros for a Botox treatment, the price may vary depending on the length of your hair.
What is the duration of the effect of Botox for hair?
After 8 to 12 weeks, the effects of Hair Botox begin to wear off. To maximize the duration of its effects, it is advised to maintain its care by avoiding frequent washing (once or twice a week maximum) and by using a mild shampoo and conditioner without sulfates. Regular use of hair products rich in keratin and hyaluronic acid also allows you to maintain the Botox treatment and keep your hair silky for longer.
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