How long does a Silk Press last?
Answer: In my professional opinion a silk press done correctly can last up to 30 days. Even though your hair may stay straight for 30 days it’s not healthy to go to long without washing your hair. I would recommend leaving your silk press no more than 2-3 weeks max.
Can I get a silk press done on previously colored hair?
Answer: A silk press is a natural form of straightening your hair it has no affect on the chemical inside of your hair shaft.
What are the proper steps to achieve a healthy silk press?
Answer: The tools most stylist use are blow dryers, flatirons and sometimes hot combs. When it comes to the process we all have our own way of doing things. The steps I take #1 THE WASH, #2 THE BLOWOUT, and #3 PRESS. Every step is important to me if one isn’t done correctly the over all look wont be what I desire. Also these steps must be done with heat healthy enough to preserve the natural curl pattern through the silk press process. Protecting the curl is always the most important thing to me.
Is my curl pattern to tight to achieve a silk press?
Answer: No curl pattern is to tight to achieve a silky silk press as long as it’s done correctly and your hair is healthy.
What other styles can I do with my natural hair besides a silk press?
Answer: Rod sets (flexi rods or perm rods)
Flat-twistout on natural hair!