Adding Texture To A Relaxed Hair
Relaxing hair with chemical process has been popular among people of African descent. Most of the time during a straightening process the hair may become point straight losing its natural body or texture. It is important to get protein reconstruct treatment after going through the relaxer process which will help to get the additional texture in your hair. There are different techniques that can be used to get back the volume in a relaxed hair without going to a hairstylist.
First spread a petroleum gel over the scalp as well as hair and divide hair into four different parts such as forehead to the nape and from one ear to another. Take about 1/4 cup oil to add it in the relaxer tub and mix it completely and avoid using essential oils as they will make the styling process difficult. Now you can use the relaxer by following the instructions on the package. Leave the relaxer on the hair as per the time motioned by the manufacturer and condition. If you don’t want to spend too much time for the relaxer leave it on for period to get back the additional texture in your hair. Then rinse the hair completely and make sure to wash it using a neutralizing shampoo. Next use a deep moisturizing conditioner over the hair and place a plastic cap on the head for about 2o minutes. Rinse the hair again as usual to end the styling process.