Olaplex won’t grow your hair faster because it’s not a treatment designed for hair growth. It repairs the internal structures of the hair during and after an aggressive process, such as bleaching or balayage (which also requires bleaching).
How long does it take for Olaplex to work?
Olaplex repairs the hair from the first application. Depending on your hair fiber damage, the treatment can take up to two weeks to work. The time to leave it on your hair will depend on the Olaplex step you use. For example, Olaplex 3 is left on the hair for up to 120 minutes.
Which Olaplex is good for hair loss?
Use non-toxic hair products that promote a healthy scalp, such as Olaplex No. 4 & No. 5 Shampoo and Conditioner.
Can you leave Olaplex 0 on too long?
It’s easy to use: Simply apply to dry hair until fully saturated and leave on for 10 minutes. Olaplex says that leaving it on for longer (up to 45 minutes, at which point the product loses efficacy) won’t cause any damage to the hair, though leaving it in overnight is not recommended as it could end up in your eyes.
Do I have to shampoo after Olaplex 3?
Generally, no, you do not need to shampoo before using No. 3. However, if you have a lot of product on your hair, it is always a good idea to cleanse the hair before your treatment. Use your best judgment.
Can I just rinse Olaplex out?
If your hair is extremely damaged (or if it just needs a little boost), you can leave the Olaplex on for up to 90 minutes. Rinse out in the shower, then follow up with shampoo and conditioner. … Olaplex is not a leave-in treatment, and is meant to be followed up with your everyday haircare routine.
Is too much Olaplex bad for your hair?
The only mistake you can make is using too much – and the only “side effect” of using too much is the processing time climbs and climbs. The hair can never be damaged through the use of Olaplex!