Vitale Olive Oil Anti Breakage NO BASE Relaxer is a advanced sodium hydroxide relaxer infused with Olive Oil and Shea Butter for smooth, healthy straightening. The Olive Oil allows excellent conditioning during the relaxer process while adding strength to prevent breakage.
Preliminary Strand Test: Please perform a strand test prior to every virgin or touchup relaxer. (Do Not Pre-Shampoo). Take a small amount of relaxer and apply to several strands of hair. If any signs of damage or breakage occur, do not use this product until hair has been conditioned and retested. Leave on for no longer than 10 minutes and check relaxation of hair.
Step-I: APPLICATION: Wear protective gloves. DO NOT PRE-SHAMPOO. Part hair in 4 sections. Apply base creme or petroleum jelly to hairline. Set timer for 8 minutes. Start timer and apply relaxer in more resistant area first (usually the crown). Apply to the front hairline last. Begin smoothing with fingers or back of comb where relaxer was first applied. Continue until hair is straightened sufficiently or time has elapsed. (Virgin Hair) -Apply one inch from scalp on shaft only (Avoid ends). When shaft is straight apply to hair closest to scalp and ends. (Retouch) -Apply to new growth only as close to the scalp as possible.
Step-2: RELAXING: Follow Time Guide for sufficient relaxing. If patron shows any signs of discomfort, remove relaxer immediately. (PLEASE DO NOT EXCEED SUGGESTED TIME).
Step-3: RINSING: When desired results are achieved, rinse hair thoroughly with water until hair is free of relaxer. Step-
4: NEUTRALIZING: Apply Neutralizing Shampoo and work into a rich lather. Shampoo a second time or until there is no pink color in rinse water or lather. (Pink color in lather or rinse water is an indicator that relaxer is present, continue shampooing until lather and rinse water becomes completely white). Towel blot, proceed to condition and style.
Water (Aqua), Petrolatum, Mineral Oil (Paraffinum Liquidum), Cetearyl Alcohol, Propylene Glycol, Polysorbate 60, Sodium Hydroxide, Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Oil, PEG-75 Lanolin, Laneth-15, Cetyl Alcohol, Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E), Retinyl Palmitate (Vitamin A), Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter, Panthenol, Pinus Sylvestris Cone Extract, Lamium Album Flower Extract, Arctium Lappa Root Extract, Anthemis Nobilis Flower Extract, Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Extract, Hedera Helix (Ivy) Extract, Allium Sativum (Garlic) Bulb Extract, Nasturtium Officinale Extract, Arnica Montana Flower Extract, Fragrance (Parfum).