7 Damaging Facts About Natural Hair Relaxers.
08 April 2022
And why you might be heading to permanent hair loss and severe scalp damage😳
Can we start by letting you know that there are nothing like natural hair relaxers, that are chemical free but straightens your hair😏
Yes a regular relaxer basically made of sodium hydroxide , Caustic Soda (lye) used in making soap. The bad difference is that the caustic soda in relaxer is at its raw and corrosive state while in soap there is completely no trace of lye after proper saponification.
Now a natural hair relaxer or a no Lye relaxer as the case may be is made of guanidine hydroxide or Calcium Hydroxide.
Is that bad ?🤷 someone would ask 💁 well let’s itemize now
💥1. A no Lye relaxer would leave calcium build up on your hair making your hair dry and resistant to Moisture and absorption of nutrients.
💥2. It causes hair to be extremely brittle and prone to severe breakage and even dandruff
💥3. Like regular relaxers it also processes the hair straightening it . Which means any hair it comes in contact with would not go back to natural hair again. This is worse because in some cases the natural hair or no lye relaxers do not completely process the hair at once. Leaving you with two to three different hair textures to work with and that causes severe breakage.
Note*** if you must carry a relaxed hair, use a regular relaxer , a Calcium Hydroxide free relaxer and contact via the link below to get good restoring hair care products to make up for relaxer damage.
💥 4.Scalp injury this is also very prominent with no lye relaxers because they are easily abused and when this happens Alopecia sets in.
💥5. Health issues including fertility issues, you can read more on this by yourself.
💥6. Automatically reduces your hair growth of not stopping it.
💥7. Drastically reduces your hair density making it scanty.
The BIG QUESTION “what do we now use to make our hair soft and manageable ?🤔
Answer make use of a hair mask: This is a 100 percent naturally made hair treatment prominently made with restructuring ingredients like Shea butter, honey, mango butter, cocoa, milk and avocado.