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June 30, 2017

How-To: From Curly To Sleek

(1 Complete Step-By-Step + 2 Styling How-Tos)

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Despite contrary belief, relaxer systems don’t have to be as daunting and as harsh of a service as many believe. With CHI’s reformulated Deep Brilliance Olive & Monoi line, there’s no reason why you can’t add this service to your salon menu and start styling right away. Check out the step-by-step below to see how the treatment works, and then get two styling how-tos to try before your client leaves your chair.


How-To: From Tight Curls To Super Sleek



1. After performing the Hair & Scalp Analysis, prep the scalp by applying the Soothe & Protect Hair & Scalp Protective Cream around the hairline and onto the scalp area.



2. Once you section the hair into four quadrants, beginning in the back, outline your first quadrant by applying the Silk Conditioning Relaxer 1/2 an inch from the scalp. Get the rest of the steps here!


Two Chic Styles For Relaxed Hair
Now that her hair is straighter than it’s ever been, it’s time to add a cute new style! Here are two how-to videos from CHI that are perfect for newly-relaxed hair. Check ’em out.


How-To: Braided Upstyle


How-To: Silky Curls


The Products That Make It Happen

When you’re doing a relaxer treatment, product becomes super-important, and with CHI’s newly reformulated Deep Brilliance Olive & Monoi line, your client’s hair is going to get all the protection it needs. Each product in this line is enriched with olive oil and monoi oil as well as shea butter and silk that work together to revitalize chemically-treated tresses.