K for Keratin- A complete guide to Keratin treatment #AtoZGroomingGuide
November 19, 2018
By Somya Guglani
What is Keratin?
Keratin, essentially, is a protein. It is one of the major components in skin, and hair. So, it’s naturally one of the most important nutrients you need. It is also the reason your hair stay straight and shiny. Over the years, the keratin content in your hair depletes substantially, famously due to diet and lifestyle changes. This is why your hair looks frizzy and dry.
Keeping it short, your hair is primarily made up of Keratin, it is a protective nutrient that is much lesser prone to scratching or tearing than many of the proteins your body produces. Now, seeing as it is the structural building block of your hair, it is OK, even necessary in some cases, to take supplements, products, and keratin treatment that can help strengthen your hair and make it look healthier.
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What should be your go-to Keratin treatment?
Your first step diving into the comfortable world of Keratin treatment should be to have a clear objective of why you’re having one at all. If you feel you’re hair are too frizzy, or hard to manage, Keratin treatment might just be the answer for you. It has to be one of the most popular methods of getting a frizz-free, shiny hair. But besides that as well, it’s a remarkable way to tame your hair which, by the way, reduces hell of a lot of time to get ready. And if you’re conscious of that hefty Keratin treatment cost, there are a few things that you could include in your day-to-day lifestyle to cut down that cost. One effective method to smoothen and strengthen your hair would be to use a good keratin shampoo. The range of wide choice of keratin shampoo can make it difficult to decide which one’s best for your hair, you could look for serums, and conditioners as well. Besides the bright side, some hair strengtheners can be highly damaging to the hair and very irritating to the skin, so steer clear of those.