aaaa Keratin Complex Natural Keratin Smoothing TreatmentOk, so what’s all this talk about the ‘Keratin Complex Natural Keratin Smoothing Treatment (KCNKST)’ by COPPOLA?

It’s a uniquely formulated hair treatment that eliminates frizz (and some curl).

Is it safe?

There are multiple methods in the hair industry to relax or defrizz hair. Unfortunately many of the ‘Brazilian smoothing techniques’ include large amounts of dangerous formaldehyde, which not only can damage your hair, but are also toxic to the air and environment. The Keratin Complex Natural Keratin Smoothing Treatment (KCNKST) by COPPOLA, is a much safer alternative, which also preserves more body throughout your hair.

How does it work?

The unique formula is set to polymerize specifically on the hair, sealing the keratin into the cuticle, without excess chemicals leaked into the environment. The keratin bonds into the cuticle with the use of a hot flat iron that relaxes the hair’s sub-cuticle layer, allowing the formula to penetrate deep into the hair, and creating long-lasting results.

How much time does this appointment take?

Clients should plan on calling their salon and either speaking to the front desk staff or setting up a with a certified COPPOLA stylist about their appointment. Typical appointments range from 2-3 hours depending on hair length, texture, and density.

What can I expect as far as results?

Well first off, your hair will be notably straighter, shinier, and even longer-looking, You can expect smooth, manageable, frizz-free hair that takes significantly less time to style. It’s the perfect treatment for someone who wants that ‘low-maintenance-hair’. Other benefits include color longevity, longer time between haircuts, and less breakage. It will make your hair feel thicker too!

How long will this treatment last?

Results will vary from client to client based on post-treatment home care. There are a few things to try to avoid, like certain shampoos and chlorine or salt water without first applying a leave-in conditioner. Your certified stylist should give you a home care guide following your treatment. Typical results last from 12-16 weeks.

Originally published in Oveido Life Magazine