Perms are one of the many hair treatments that can give you a perfect makeover. While many believe that perms mean "permanent curls", let me tell you that this treatment can be used in various ways. Depending upon your needs and choice, you can revamp your locks and style them in a better way using perming technique. Though it is popular as a process of curling straight locks, it is also a widely used hair treatment among those "curly heads". With perms, having well-defined curls is just easy. As a curly mane is often messy and difficult to style, this treatment is surely helpful to give uniformity to them.
Perming natural curls is helpful in giving them a well-defined and ordered touch, but the key to have the best look is to go for a perm that is suitable for your original hair. There are many different types of perms from which you can choose the one suitable for your locks. It is best to ask your stylist about the suitable technique. Considering your hair texture and type of natural curls, he/she will advice you the best.
Perms can also be used to straighten difficult sections, like fringes. Apart from this, root perming is used to lift flat hair. Body perm is commonly used to add volume to thin tresses that look lifeless. If you have small and tight curls, you can go for spiral perms for a uniform look.
Spot perming is highly popular among those having naturally curly locks. It is used to curl only those areas of your locks that are plain and have strands with well-defined curls. Stack perms are used to give a layered touch to a uniform length hair style.
With partial perms you can style the lower section of your hair into tight coils and keep the upper section as it is. If you want to wear a funky look, body weave perm is the thing to go for. With this, have alternate sections of your hair curled and straightened, and get a stylish hairstyle to play up your looks. Let me tell you that this process needs to be performed with extreme care. Hence, a reputed and experienced hair styling professional is what you must search for.
Wrongly done procedure can permanently damage your hair, turning them messy and frizzy. After you get this done, following recommended home care for is extremely essential. Perms can last up to 6-8 weeks, and if done and maintained well, the treatment can cause no harm to your mane. Usually, specially formulated shampoos, conditioners, styling gels, and other hair care products from the best brands ensure healthy hair care after perming.
Make sure that you tresses are in healthy condition before getting your hair permed. With the advancements in cosmetic industry, you can get the latest treatments done that use chemicals and still keep your hair in a good condition. So girls, hit the salon and get those perms in your curls!