Have you ever heard of a "Brazilian Blowout" and wondered what it meant? Learn all the pros and cons of this controversial hair treatment...

What Is a Brazilian Blowout?

For the past year or so, I’ve heard a lot about Brazilian blowouts, yet had no idea what they were.  The name alone intrigued me; it sounds fun and exotic.  I also noticed that it was a really expensive hair treatment, which made it even more intriguing. After wondering for what felt like forever, I decided to Google it. It turns out that a Brazilian blowout, aka a keratin smoothing treatment, is a temporary hair straightening service.  Let me tell you a little more about it…

Have you ever heard of a "Brazilian Blowout" and wondered what it meant? Learn all the pros and cons of this controversial hair treatment...

In this article, I will discuss everything there is to know about a Brazilian blowout.  I’ll also answer some typical questions like “Will it work on African hair?”, “How does it work?”, and “Does it really have formaldehyde in it?”

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Hairstyling has its own language... do you ever wonder what some of the phrases mean? Check out the ultimate dictionary of Hair Terminology! #Hairstylist #Cosmetology #TheHairIndustry #HairFacts

The Ultimate Dictionary of Hair Terminology

Hairstylists literally use their own language sometimes.  There is so much hair terminology and phrases that they use on a daily basis, that might mean nothing to non-cosmetologists. 

Do you ever wonder what some of these common phrases that hairstylists use mean?  Well,  if you said “yes,” then you’re in luck! 

I’ve compiled a list of all the hair language I could think of, and I’d like to call it the “Dictionary of Hair Terminology.” 

I plan to keep this page updated when I think of new terms and/or when new terminology comes into play, so make sure you save it.

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