What is a Brazilian Blowout aka Keratin Treatment, How to Do it! [VID]
What is a Brazilian Blowout? Women with textured hair are always looking for away to straighten their hair without permanently alter there curl patterns. The Brazilian Blowout also known as the Brazilian Keratin Treatment (BKT) does just that. This treatment infuses keratin into the hair strands which makes the hair straighter, smoother and stronger.
Brazilian blowout is a temporary hair straightening treatment that takes 3-5 hours to complete and can last up to 6 months with the proper Brazilian blowout product aftercare. Depending on your hair length this treatment can cost $160 to $800.
What is a Brazilian Blowout? Benefits of Brazilian Blowout:
Brazilian Blow Out / Brazilian Keratin Treatment (BKT) On Natural Hair
- Gives hair healthy appearance after the Keratin is out
- Lasts longer than electric straightening
- Brazilian Blowout Doesn’t Alter Hair Texture
Brazilian Blowout Dangers / Drawback
Some find it inconvenient as it can take up to 5 hours to complete. The solution contains formaldehyde which can be harmful to the health of the stylist and customer.
Brazilian Blowout Prices
Brazilian blowout treatment can cost as much as $800 and up. Some women even pay up to $1,000 for the treatment. It’s all depend on the lengthy of your hair, the prestige of the salon and stylist popularity.
What is a Brazilian Blowout and How to Do Brazilian Blowout
AngelaTheStylist on the video below will demonstrate how to do a Brazilian Blowout on Natural Hair. The model’s hair has been protective styling for 2 months. I would suggest that you entangle the hair in small section with a large tooth comb before wash or put any type of product as the hair will get knotted and the only solution will be to chop it off, that goes for any style where you go a long period of type without combing the hair.
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How to Do A Brazilian Blowout Tutorial
STEP 1: Shampoo the hair. We would recommend a moisturizing shampoo.
STEP 2: Add the Brazilian straighten solution
STEP 3: Sit under the drying for 15 minutes and blow-dry the solution in.
NOTE: this requires a lot of heat, which can be damaging to the hair; do not try this unless your hair is in good shape. Even that do not do it often as it will cause heat damage.
STEP 4: flat iron the hair.
STEP 5: rinse out the solution
STEP 6: deep condition
STEP 7: blow dry
STEP 8: flat iron
NOTE: when flat ironing the hair one pass should get the hair straight; two passes at the most anything more than that will cause heat damage overtime.
It is always good to switch things up a bit.; going from a natural fro / curls to straight is a great way to do that. We hope you find this video helpful and these tips to make this style a little healthy hair friendly.
How to do a Brazilian Blowout Video Tutorial
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ALWAYS DEEP CONDITION follow by a HEAT PROTECTANT when using heat.
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