Your question: What happens if you relax bleached hair?

What happens if you bleach relaxed hair?

Bleach will move fast on relaxed hair, even if you’re using 10-volume developer, so be prepared. Jeannetta often removes foils and rinses the hair before an entire section is complete to avoid over-processing. “You have to work quickly,” she says, “or you run the risk of melting off the hair.”

How long does it take for bleached hair to settle?

If your hair isn’t too damaged, Judy says you might see results after the first treatment. If things are a bit more serious, it might take two to three months of bi-weekly treatments, along with conservative heat styling. AKA grab hold of that heat protectant, kids— and don’t let go.

Does bleaching hair make it less curly?

Bleach is a chemical that dissolves the natural colour pigmentation in your hair; the rapid chemicals break down the hair. Bleach affects your curls greatly, your curls can lose elasticity and strength, your curls can even drop!

What is the difference between lye and no lye relaxers?

The difference is in the type of chemicals used. In lye relaxers, the active ingredient is sodium hydroxide. In no-lye relaxers, the active ingredient is calcium hydroxide. No-lye relaxer is usually a little milder and good for sensitive scalps, but the calcium can cause hair to be slightly drier.

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How long should you wait to dye your hair after a relaxer?

Important Guidelines. Always wait one week and one shampoo after a relaxer service before applying permanent hair color. This ensures that there is no scalp sensitivity or discomfort for the client.

Can I Texturize and color in the same day?

Do Not Mix Chemicals and Color on the Same Day

You never want to color hair on the same day that you do a relaxer or other chemical service, no matter what anyone or any manufacturer tells you. Color and relaxer services should be performed at least two weeks apart.

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