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A relaxer is where you get your hair straightened.

A perm is when you get your hair curly.

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How much do women spend on their hair yearly from perms or relaxers?

1500 dollars


What is the difference between kids perms and adult perms?

Kid perms are supposed to be gentler for usage since children's heads are more sensitive to products and chemicals, and their hair is closer to the way it was when they were born; that is, a bit softer.


What is the difference between neutralizers and hair relaxer?

the possible difference is that netrilizers keeps hair more soft and plump and hair relaxers relaxis your hair


What kind of perms and relaxers does Selena Gomez use?

Selena Gomez probably uses a really good high end since she's a celebrity or a flat iron.


How long do you have to wait after using a hair relaxer before you can color your hair with Clairon Loving Care hair color?

The recommended time between chemical processes on hair, whether it's coloring, relaxers, perms, etc. is seven days.


When was The Perms created?

The Perms was created in 1998.


Can perms hert?

perms do not hurt, but they do smell bad


What is the difference between a croquignole and a spiral perm wrap?

croquignole perms are wrapped from the ends to the scalp in overlapping layers, which produces a tighter curl at the scalp Spiral perms are wrapped at an angle other than perpendicular to the lenght of the rod. It produces a uniformed curl from the scalp to the ends.


What does shud stand for in hairdressing?

In the world of hairdressing and salons, "SHUD" stands for "store, handle, use, dispose." This refers to the use of chemicals such as relaxers, hair color, perms, and other things that need to be handled properly.


What is major difference between thio and hydroxide relaxers?

Hydroxide relaxers are not compatble with thio relaxers, permanent waving, or soft curl permanents because they use a different chemistry. Thio relaxers use thio to breake the disulfide bonds. The high pH of a thio relaxer is needed to swell the hair but it is the thio that breaks the disulfide bonds. Hydroxide relaxers have a pH that is so high that the alkalinity alone breaks the disulfide bonds. Hydroxide relaxers are not compatble with thio relaxers, permanent waving, or soft curl permanents because they use a different chemistry. Thio relaxers use thio to breake the disulfide bonds. The high pH of a thio relaxer is needed to swell the hair but it is the thio that breaks the disulfide bonds. Hydroxide relaxers have a pH that is so high that the alkalinity alone breaks the disulfide bonds.


How long do perms stay in?

perms can stay in from 3-6 weeks


Can hair perms cause cancer?

No, hair perms can not cause cancer.


Is sandstone a impermeable rock?

Sandstone perms fairly well for a rock. It kind of sits on the boundary between "impermeable" and "semi-permeable." (Please note that "perms" is not a real word.)


Do relaxers work?

Yes. Relaxers straightens the hair if applied properly and in sections. Relaxers are to be applied to the new growth only.


Will perms damage long and thick hair?

Perms are reputed with causing damage to hair.


Do cost cutters give wavy hair perms?

Does Cost Cutters do perms on your hair


What is in a hair perms?

In hair perms there are chemicals that damage it and those chemicals can even change your hair color and leave a ugly result.those are the stuff that is in hair perms.


What is the best relaxers for brown hair?

You do not buy relaxers based on the colour of your hair.


What rhymes with sperms?

Perms


Is the Hot Tools 1051 Soft Bonnet Hair Dryer a good system for perms?

Its good on perms because it has safe heat which the settings are good for perms and delicate hair


Do muscle relaxers make you fat?

no, there is no correlation between weight gain and muscle relaxers. However, they relax both body and mind, which may lead a user to make unwise food choices.


What do perms do to hairs?

Perms curl your hair and a relaxer straightens your hair. Many people confuse the two.


Do perms ruin your hair?

yes.


Are perms bad for your hair?

YES!


Can perms break your hair?

yes it can