The Ultimate Guide to Olaplex: Your journey to stronger, healthier hair.

The Ultimate Guide to Olaplex: Your journey to stronger, healthier hair.

31st Jan 2024

Welcome to your comprehensive guide to Olaplex, a trailblazer in hair care technology. Olaplex products have become synonymous with hair rejuvenation, known for their ability to transform dry and damaged tresses into luscious locks. Suitable for all hair types, its vegan, cruelty-free formulations are free from any nasties to ensure they very best performance for your hair and for the planet. Let's delve into their range and discover how each product can bring out the best in your hair. 

Prime - Olaplex No.0 Intensive Bond Building Treatment

First up is the Olaplex No.0 Intensive Bond Building Treatment. This is your go-to for priming your hair for maximum repair. Think of it as the foundation for your hair care routine. It's designed to rebuild hair bonds, strengthen, and protect hair integrity. Here's the fun part: it's super easy to use! Simply apply it to dry hair, ensuring it's saturated from root to ends. Leave it on for 10 minutes (no rinsing yet!), then layer on the No.3 Hair Perfector for an additional 10 minutes. Rinse thoroughly and follow up with Olaplex's No.4 and No.5 for a complete treatment

Rebuild - Olaplex No.3 Hair Perfector

Next, we have the Olaplex No.3 Hair Perfector. This product is a real game-changer for damaged hair. It's not just any hair treatment; it's a global bestseller for a reason. Designed to reduce breakage and visibly strengthen your hair, No.3 Hair Perfector is perfect for those days when your hair feels like it needs some extra love.

Clarify - Olaplex No.4C Bond Maintenance Clarifying Shampoo

Moving on to cleansing, the Olaplex No.4C Bond Maintenance Clarifying Shampoo is a clarifying champ. It's great for removing buildup and ensuring your hair and scalp are squeaky clean. Ideal for occasional use, it's like hitting the reset button for your hair.

Cleanse and Condition - Olaplex No.4 and No.5 Bond Maintenance Shampoo and Conditioner Duo

For regular cleansing and conditioning, the Olaplex Bond Maintenance Shampoo and Conditioner Duo is your go-to. These products maintain the health of your hair and keep it looking shiny and feeling soft.

Blondes, Greys, and Lightened Hair - Olaplex No.4P and No.5P 
Blonde Enhancer Toning Duo

For those with blonde, grey, or lightened hair, Olaplex has a special treat - The Blonde Enhancer Toning Duo. This set is specifically formulated to keep your lightened locks looking vibrant, healthy and protected from damaged. Alternate use between No.4 & No.5 Bond Maintenace Shampoo and Conditioner duo.

Intense Moisture - Olaplex No.8 Bond Intense Moisture Mask

If your hair is thirsty for some hydration, reach for the Olaplex No. 8 Bond Intense Moisture Mask. This mask provides deep conditioning and is ideal for hair that's been through a lot and needs some serious moisture. If your locks are super dry, apply this mask instead of the No.5 Bond Maintenance Conditioner to give your locks additional moisture.

Protection from Pollution and Heat Damage - Olaplex No.9 Bond Protector Nourishing Hair Serum

Shield your hair from daily environmental stressors and heat damage with the Olaplex No.9 Bond Protector Nourishing Hair Serum. It's your hair's personal bodyguard against the elements. Like skincare, apply the serum onto damp hair before using any other products.

Nourish and Protect - Olaplex No.6 Bond Smoother

For regular nourishment and protection, Olaplex No. 6 Bond Smoother is a fantastic leave-in styling crème that reduces frizz and leaves your hair looking polished and smooth. Can also be doubled up with the Olaplex No.7 Bonding Oil for tame even the most unruly, frizzy locks. Apply to damp hair before stying (and if you use the No.9 Bond Protector Serum, then apply the No.6 Bond Smoother after this).

Shine On - Olaplex No.7 Bonding Oil

Add some sparkle to your hair with Olaplex No.7 Bonding Oil. This lightweight oil not only adds shine and tames flyaways but also provides heat protection. This can be applied to damp before styling or onto dry hair as a finishing product.

Lasting Style - Olaplex Volumizing Blow Dry Mist

For those who love to style their hair, Olaplex's Volumizing Blow Dry Mist offers a fantastic way to achieve long-lasting style without compromising the health of your hair. Add to damp hair before blow-drying.

Non-Shampoo Days - Olaplex No.4D Clean Volume Detox Dry Shampoo

And for the days in between washes, the Olaplex No.4D Detox Dry Shampoo is your best friend, keeping your hair fresh and voluminous.

From priming to styling, Olaplex offers a holistic approach to hair care. Each product in their lineup is designed to work in harmony, ensuring your hair receives the best treatment at every step of your routine. Whether it's repair, protection, or just a touch-up, Olaplex has got you covered.

Happy hair days ahead! 

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