OLAPLEX – An Easy Guide to the Holy Grail of Haircare
Chances are, if you are remotely interested in beauty, you have heard about OLAPLEX.
It is one of the rare, cult-status beauty products that does truly live up to its claims, hence why it is having a moment right now with all of the beauty fanatics who are seeking to take care of their hair.
So how does it actually work?
The star ingredient is Bis-Aminopropyl Diglycol Dimaleate, a mouthful we know, this is the active ingredient found in all OLAPLEX products. It is backed by world-wide patents and proven by millions of real results. It is this patented ingredient that actively restores broken bonds in the hair. Once all the bonds are intact and in alignment, you have healthy, beautiful, shiny, touchable hair.
You could say that OLAPLEX has created a category of its own.
Here is a simple breakdown by number of what each product does:
No.0 is an intense treatment for the hair, containing the highest percentage of the bond-building technology in OLAPLEX’s at-home offering. It is a major formula when combined with No.3 as an intense at-home hair treatment, but even alone, it boosts hair repair and bond building to leave your hair feeling smoother and stronger. Apply to dry hair and leave in for at least 10 minutes before shampooing. To find out more about the combined treatment of No.0 and No.3 read more here.
No.s 1 and 2 are salon-only and contain the most intense forms of the formula and therefore exist only for professional use, to treat your hair from within while colouring the hair.
No.3 Hair Perfector has always been the ultimate mini-treatment for your hair, available to use at home. This is the product that has build the cult-status of the OLAPLEX brand and is a world-wide best seller. For best results, use OLAPLEX No. 3 once a week, before shampooing. Apply to damp hair for at least 10 minutes to repair and strengthen the hair.
No.4 Bond Maintenance Shampoo and No.5 Bond Maintenance Conditioner are luxurious salon-inspired formulas that cleanse and condition the hair, while also containing the bond-building technology that OLAPLEX is renowned for.
No.4P Blonde Enhancer Toning Shampoo is the newest addition to the OLAPLEX range, it repairs, cleanses, and tones with patented technology for all blondes, lightened, and grey hair.
No.6 Bond Smoother is a leave-in hair conditioner, perfect for curly hair or hair that can tend to get frizzy or fly-away. Apply a tiny amount to damp hair before styling.
No.7 Bonding Oil is offers concentrated nourishment to replenish dry or damaged hair, providing the final step in your reparative haircare routine.
No.8 Bond Intense Moisture Mask is a moisturising mask is a reparative treatment that works to moisturise and smooth whilst adding body and shine, creating visibly healthier-looking hair.
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