Is the KeraStraight system a permanent straightener?
No, as KeraStraight is based on the hairs natural protein keratin, it will gradually fade out of the hair.
What makes KeraStraight the first choice over alternative products?
Our product is designed by hairdressers who understand the needs of both salons and the clients. It also has the endorsement of some of the greatest award winning hairdressers who value KeraStraight as not only providing the ultimate results but also in the fact that the Nanokeratin system is completely and certifiably safe for the user and consumer.
Can KeraStraight be applied on pre-treated or coloured hair?
Yes, KeraStraight can be applied to all hair types including highlighted, bleached, coloured and also on hair that has had no history of chemical services (virgin hair).
When can I colour my hair if i want to have a KeraStraight?
Hair can be coloured either 2 days before the service or alternatively 2 days after.
Can KeraStraight be applied on hair that has been permed, chemically straightened or relaxed?
Yes,KeraStraight can be used on any hair that has had previous chemical services.
How long does KeraStraight keep the hair straightened, smoothed and repaired?
The benefits of KeraStraight last in the hair for a period of up to 4 months depending on the hair type. On hair that has had previous chemical services the results are more dramatic and last longer. With hair types that are natural with no chemical service history, KeraStraight results are better and last longer after subsequent treatments.
How long does the service process take?
Usually between 3-4 hours, depending on hair type and length.
When can I shampoo my hair after KeraStraight?
Once the service is complete you can shampoo your hair after 72 hours.
Can I use styling products in my hair after KeraStraight?
Yes, but your Malcolm Murphy Hair stylist may recommend an alternative styling product to best suit your newly repaired and straightened hair.
If I am pregnant or breastfeeding can I safely have a KeraStraight done ?
Yes, KeraStraight is completely safe to use during pregnancy and while breastfeeding.
When am I able to have a KeraStraight again after the first application?
KeraStraight should last between 2 and 4 months, but can be re-applied after 30 days.
What after care is recommended to ensure best possible results are maintained?
Your Malcolm Murphy Hair stylist will give you a sulphate and paraben free shampoo and conditioner that we recommend to ensure you get the best results from your treatment. This is included in the price.