Is A Hair Straightening Serum Really Worth It?

Mixed Chicks Straightening Serum

Mixed Chicks Straightening Serum

The simple method to style your hair the way you want it is to go to the salon. Hairstylists can do an awesome job, no matter what you want and how your natural hair is. Unfortunately, this solution is expensive. Few women can afford to visit their hairstylist regularly, so they need to find another way to deal with their frizzy and stubborn hair.

Flat irons and rotating brushes are only a few of the tools any girl can buy and use at home, without needing to invest too much money. Both solutions work very well, provided that you have a little exercise. You may be disappointed in the beginning, but you are going to get used to doing your hair easily, so the whole process is going to take you less than 15 minutes.

Straightening Serums… or creams?

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TIGI Bed Head Straightening Cream

However, there’s a little secret that can make your results even better. This secret is something you may not even know about. It is a special product you can find in all specialty stores, and it is known as a hair straightening serum. Such products are also available as creams, so you can choose the texture you prefer.

Nonetheless, the serum is ideal, as it can be applied on the hair with ease and it is very effective. It can straighten your hair without the need of using a flat iron or a rotating brush. For those with really thick or curly hair, you can use this to cut blow drying or straightening time.

If you still wonder whether a hair straightening serum is worth buying, you can try to get some product samples from the manufacturers. you can find samples in beauty shops or in shopping malls. You may also check online stores, as they might offer you various products in exchange for subscribing to their newsletter.

If you can’t find any samplers, you could buy a small bottle of this kind of serum. If it doesn’t work as expected, you can return it and ask for a refund. There are shops that agree to this policy, so all you need is to find one of them to make your purchase from. You may also ask your friends if they use such products. If they do, they may agree to give you a small amount, so that you can test it for yourself.

Is it effective?

Paul Mitchell Smoothing Super Skinny SerumAnyway, once you get the serum, try to do a test to see how effective it is. Apply it on half of your hair and then style it as usually. Try to do the same moves on both sides so that you can have a fair comparison. Look in the mirror and see which side looks better, the one with serum or it or the one without. In addition, you can recall how easy it was to flat iron your two sides of your hair. Was the one with the serum easier to tame? If the answer is yes, you’ve got your clarification. You know the serum works, so you can go ahead and buy it.

Nonetheless, you need to follow the instructions on the label. If you don’t apply enough product, the hair is going to be more difficult to straighten especially those who have thick hair. On the contrary, if you use too much, your hair is going to get a greasy look which isn’t that nice. You may need a bit of exercise before being able to use the right dosage, but once you get used to it, you are going to enjoy an awesome hair each and every time.

To answer the question, yes, hair strengthening serums do work, so you should get one and use it just before the styling. If your hair isn’t too curly, you are going to need only a pea-sized amount. Nonetheless, this also depends on the length of your hair, so you should try it first, in order to see which is the right amount that works for your hair.

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