What is Olaplex?
Olaplex works internally to cross link single sulfur hydrogen bonds and includes a patented active ingredient that works on a molecular level to seek out broken bonds in the hair that are caused by chemical, thermal, and mechanical damage. When used as a stand alone treatment, Olaplex can breathe life back into your tired tress. It helps to restore compromised hair and will make your hair stronger, shiner and more manageable. When added to a chemical service, it can be used as the ultimate hair insurance by protecting the bonds that are broken during the chemical process.
No.1 Bond Multiplier is the first of two steps for the in salon treatment. This water solution of the bis-aminopropyl diglycol dimaleate active is used as part one of the in-salon stand alone treatment. No. 1 can also be added into your chemical mixture during your regular salon visit, maximizing your color potential as well.
No.2 is the second in salon step that is necessary for treatment efficiently. finds more single sulfur hydrogen bonds and will cross link them back together. Your hair will feel like like it's brand new.
No.3 is the retail at home bond maintainer. This is not a conditioner, so just because it seems to have the same consistency, it is a treatment and should be treated as such. It's recommended for normal hair once a week, and for more compromised hair, two to three times a week. It's best to work apply to dry hair, as the water molecule is strong and will prevent maximum efficiency for No.3 absorption. Leave on anywhere from 10 minutes to 45 minutes. Follow with shampoo and conditioner.
Olaplex No.4 is the perfect shampoo to pair with and to use after Olaplex No.3 The at home bond maintaining shampoo is highly concentrated and will repair and maintain bonds within the hair shaft, eliminate frizz and will help to keep breakage and flyaways, to a minimum.
Olaplex No.5 is the bond maintaining conditioner in the line up of Olaplex's amazing products. Protects and repairs damaged hair, split ends and frizz by re-linking broken bonds. This highly-moisturizing, reparative conditioner for all hair types will leave hair easy to manage, shiny and healthier with each use. Color-safe. Strengthens & leaves hair stronger than ever.