The short answer is yes, you can shower after straightening your hair. The problem, however, is that as soon as your hair comes in contact with the water, it will revert back to its natural default. If your hair is frizzy, it will return to its frizzy state after the water begins drying out of it.
Can I wash my hair after 1 day of straightening?
Immediately After The Hair Smoothening Treatment
-Do not wash your hair at least for 2 days after getting hair straightening treatment done. Water will leave kinks on your hair that will remain on your hair until the treatment lasts.
What if I wash my hair 24 hours after keratin?
Waiting time: It is advisable to wait for at least 6-8 days before you wash your hair post keratin treatment. If you go for immediate washing, then the keratin protein will strip away from your hair and your hair will be back to its original form in a short span.
Can we use shampoo after hair straightening?
Hair straightening does use chemicals so its recommended to use shampoo with minimum chemicals after hair straightening. Try to go for paraben and sulphate free shampoo rather than using a normal shampoo.
How long can I wash my hair after straightening?
The first 72 hours after receiving a Japanese hair straightening treatment is critically important. The waiting period gives the hair time needed to finish the neutralizing process. During this time the hair must not get wet in any way, whether it be due to shampooing, rain, swimming, or sweat.