is it ok to use products that contain keratin, every day?

amy215amy215 Registered Users Posts: 16
or does hair get limp??
I've got 3b curls, which are very dry and need protein... but I don't if using every day, it's too much!!??


  • Corrina777Corrina777 Registered Users Posts: 3,204 Curl Connoisseur
    Your best bet is to go by how your hair feels. My hair has never gotten over-proteined (and believe me, I tried), so i use protein every day, but I know not everyone can do that. If your hair is dry, make sure that you're using moisturizing products (protein an moisture are not mutually exclusive).
    Modified CG since 11/5/11
    CLEANSE: CJ Daily Fix, DevaCare No-Poo, CHS Treatment Shampoo
    RO: SS Caitlin's Conditioner, CJ Beauticurls Strengthening
    LI: SS Repairing Protein Treatment, CHS Silk Leave-In
    STYLE: Re:Coil, Curl Keeper, Deva Ultra Defining Gel, Curls Rock Amplifier,Sweet Curls Elixirs Okra Gel and Hard Hold Gel, SS Curl Enhancing Jelly and Firm Hold Gel
  • Firefox7275Firefox7275 Registered Users Posts: 3,750 Curl Neophyte
    Unless it is hydrolysed keratin it won't penetrate the hair. How much is too much depends on the amount in the product and your specific hair properties.
    2a-2c, medium texture, porous/ colour treated. Three years CG. Past bra strap length heading for waist.

    CO-wash: Inecto coconut/ Elvive Volume Collagen
    Treatments: Komaza Care Matani, coconut/ sweet almond/ fractionated coconut oils, Hairveda Sitrinillah
    Leave in: Fructis Sleek & Shine (old), Gliss Ultimate Volume, various Elvive
    Styler: Umberto Giannini jelly, Au Naturale styling gelee
    Flour sack towel, pixie diffuse or air dry.
    Experimenting with: benign neglect
  • Fuckoff1925Fuckoff1925 Registered Users, Curl Ambassador Posts: 1 Curl Neophyte
    I wish people would give more info on this! I can't find much trying to google this specific question. Every1 on google thinks you are referring to keratin treatment's. BUT is it safe to use a keratin infused leave-in everyday???? I guess the answer until we actually find 1 will be 'watch your hair closely'...🙄
  • rabarrabar Registered Users, Curl Ambassador Posts: 64 Curl Connoisseur
    Yeah, there's really no one answer about this
    2c/3a/3b, coarse, med-high porosity, medium density
    formerly CG method
  • katnissartemiskatnissartemis Registered Users, Curl Ambassador Posts: 0 Curl Neophyte
    I do use protein everyday, but you’ll also need to add the right amount of moisture in order to keep a balance in your hair

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