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Old 11-11-2013, 12:40 PM   #1
 
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Question Please help ! You guys are all I have !

Obviously I been curly my whole life :/ 3B
But I never paid much attention to my hair until after I dyed it red :0
Yep I bleach my hair and it got so damage ,

My question is , what producs should I have for my hair ?
I see girls talking about protein / leavein , a bunch other things I never heard of before

All I do is shampoo once a week and conditioner , put some kinky curly custard and diffuse it ,
The pattern of my curls are not the same no more


Please experts help out ! I love my hair , I want it back ;(
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Old 11-12-2013, 07:28 AM   #2
 
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If your hair is damaged the only way to restore it is to cut it off.

That's because hair is dead.

If you don't want to cut it off all in one go then you need to trim it every 6 weeks. This means you are cutting of the same amount of hair from the ends as it grows. In the mean time use a deep conditioner on it that contains protein a minimum of once a week. (If your hair goes hard you have used it too often.)
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Old 11-13-2013, 03:34 AM   #3
 
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Agree with Blueblood if your curl pattern had been affected chances are your hair is beyond salvaging and needs to be trimmed, sorry.

Hydrolysed protein can patch repair the surface and strengthen the cortex but it cannot restore the structural bonds that create curl. Coconut oil is useful for increasing elasticity and reducing porosity. Other proven ingredients include ceramides, 18-MEA and panthenol.

Next time you colour run stand tests in shed plug hole hair, don't use your whole head as a laboratory.
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Old 11-14-2013, 03:41 PM   #4
 
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Thank you for advice ladies !
I defiantly shouldn't never done it

But yes that's what I had to do , cut most of my damage hair off ,
Now I'm just doing my homework and learning about hair care ,
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