Keep Out Bacteria
build up will destroy hair structure and cause it to weaken and break.
The knots where the hair is tied into the system are most vulnerable as
they tend to hold and retain moisture.
It is better not to use
rinse type conditioners that contain hydrolyzed proteins like panthenol
(pro-vitamin B5). Instead, a spray-on, leave-in conditioner may be a better alternative as it will not collect in the knots of hairs that have been tied in to a hair system base.
using a shampoo that contain these hydrolyzed proteins is recommended.
This is because the hair in your hair system will absorb the proteins
during the cleaning process and the excess is more likely to be rinsed
Use a Knot Sealer
Everyone knows that styling products are a great way to keep your system looking great, but did you know these products can also weaken the knots in your base over time? Stuff like shaping crèmes and hair sprays seep into the knot, loosen them and cause the hair to fall out. So a knot sealer can slow or even stop hair loss by locking the hair knots to your base with a thin, silicone-based layer of protection. With regular use, a knot sealer could virtually eliminate hair loss in your unit.
Stuff to Remember:
- Friction and bacteria are the
- Use a satin pillowcase when sleeping
wearing hats or helmets
- Avoid excessive combing of dry hair
not use rinse type conditioners that
use shampoos that contain protein
- Use a knot sealer to lock hair knots to your base.