With the increased heat and humidity, getting a keratin treatment in the summer is probably the best thing you can do for your hair. But what comes after? Here are the most common summer related post-keratin care questions we get asked all the time:

Can I go swimming after getting the treatment done?

The answer is yes – BUT only if you protect your hair before getting in the pool. Here’s how:

Step 1 – Wet your hair with regular water⁠

Step 2 – Cover it with a leave-in conditioner or hair mask⁠

This closes up your hair cuticle so it doesn’t absorb the salt or chlorine from the pool! ⁠We recommend using the Keratinworks Post-Keratin Maintenance Conditioner or Hydrating Mask, which will reinforce the treatment’s effect.

I like my hair slightly wavy in the summer, but I would like to get rid of the frizz. If I get a keratin treatment done, can I still use beach and texture sprays?

The Keratinworks Smoothing System is designed to be compatible with other styling products, as long as they are sodium, and sulfate-free! Be sure to read the ingredients when purchasing these styling products.

What else can I do to prolong the results of the treatment?

There are many other ways you can prolong the effects of the treatment. Here are our recommendations:

There you have it! The summer keratin hacks to making those beautiful results last as long as possible!