Question: Is Olaplex 2 And 3 The Same?

How often should I use Olaplex 1 and 2?

Roberston recommends including a treatment with each salon visit followed with No.

3 every one or two weeks.

However, “for moderate to severely damaged hair I would recommend one to two Olaplex Stand Alone Treatments a month, followed by using of No.

3 once a week,” she says..

What works better than Olaplex?

Sure, Olaplex is meant to soften your hair a little, but it’s a hair bond builder and not a conditioner. Its aim is to mend broken and damaged hair bonds to make your hair more manageable. Olaplex doesn’t have any direct dupes but a great alternative is Redken pH Bonder, which is also our top pick.

Is Olaplex better than kerastase?

Olaplex tackles one issue but one HUGE issue: breakage!!! It doesn’t act as a conditioner and won’t leave your hair feeling as soft as Fusio-Dose. Kerastase however tackles all the other issues like maintaining colour, adding density and protein and leaves your hair feeling conditioned and hydrated.

Can you put Olaplex on dirty hair?

Olaplex No. 6 can be used daily on wet and dry hair, however, the effects of No. 6 work up to 72 hours so you shouldn’t need to use it daily unless you wash and condition your hair daily.

Do I use Olaplex 2 before or after toner?

(If Applicable:Toner) You will actually use no. 2 before your toner if specified not to shampoo your toner out. If you are instructed not to shampoo, then you will rinse highlight, apply No.

Can you leave Olaplex 2 on overnight?

Don’t rinse out the No 2 though, leave it in overnight, maybe wear something like a turban or comfy shower cap over your hair to protect your precious bedsheets and pillows whilst you sleep.

Can Olaplex ruin your hair?

Olaplex cannot damage your hair, no matter how often you use it.

What does Olaplex number 2 do?

OLAPLEX NO.2 The second salon step continues to rebuild and restore any remaining broken bonds ensuring the strongest, shiniest, and healthiest hair possible. This is applied through out the hair post colouring but pre shampooing to ensure that every hair benefits from the all the Olaplex goodness!

How long can you keep Olaplex 2 in your hair?

Allow a minimum of 10 minutes processing time. The longer that Olaplex No. 2 Bond Perfector is left in the hair, the more effective it will be.

Can you mix Olaplex 1 and 2 together?

Add 1/2oz (15ml) Olaplex No. 1 into the application bottle and mix them together. … Apply a generous amount of Olaplex No. 2 Bond Perfector to your hair and comb through to distribute it evenly.

Can I put Olaplex 3 on dry hair?

You can use it on dry hair as well, it will just take a little more product in order to fully saturate the hair. So, the choice is up to personal preference with that in mind. Step 1: Apply a generous amount to towel-dried hair and comb through.

What is equivalent to Olaplex?

coconut oilWhile coconut oil is probably the most readily available and affordable alternative to Olaplex, we would still recommend that you try a product that is specifically formulated for re-building the sulfide bonds in the hair shaft, like the Bond Angel Plex Effect.

Can I use Olaplex 3 everyday?

Generally, we recommend using the Olaplex No. 3 on a weekly basis to continue the strengthening of bonds and repair any damage that is encountered day-to-day. If you have more severe damage, you can use the Olaplex No. 3 on your hair two to three times per week.

Can you leave Olaplex on too long?

The short answers are: as long as you like, and no, you can’t leave Olaplex on too long. To get the best results from Olaplex, you should leave it on for at least an hour.