Silk Press Admin July 1, 2023
Silk Press

Discover the Beauty of Silk Pressing

Silk pressing has gained immense popularity as a safe and effective hair straightening technique for those with naturally curly hair. In this blog post, we’ll delve into the silk press process, maintenance tips, and essential hair care advice. At our black-owned salon, specializing in natural hair, we are dedicated to making your hair beautiful, manageable, and healthy.
The Silk Press Process:
Cleansing and Conditioning: We begin with a cleansing shampoo and deep conditioner. Additional treatments, such as Olaplex, can be added for an additional charge. Olaplex helps revive curls and maintain strength while adding softness to the hair.

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Blow-Drying and Prepping

After drying the hair as straight as possible, we apply serum, heat protectant, and sealer to achieve a silky effect. We use high-quality tools that ensures efficient straightening without causing damage or breakage.
Trim for Smoothness: To achieve optimal silkiness, a trim is essential after the press. Our stylists are conservative and will only cut as much as you are comfortable with, removing split ends and reducing frizz.

Maintaining Your Silk Press:

1. Protect from Moisture: A silk press must stay dry to maintain its straightness. Use a shower cap during showers to prevent moisture from affecting the style.
2. Overnight Care: Properly wrap your hair overnight to preserve the style. One technique is to keep the roots tight with a ponytail to avoid root puffiness.
3. Limit Excessive Heat and Chemicals: Avoid excessive heat or harsh chemicals, as they can cause damage and breakage. Touch-ups with a straightener at home can be done sparingly.

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Finishing Touches:

After straightening, our stylists will style your hair to your desired look, using combs or brushes to create a sleek, polished appearance. We also offer trimming services to remove split ends and damaged hair, ensuring the longevity and health of your style.

Visit Us for Silk Pressing and More:
If you’re seeking a salon specializing in natural hair and offering premium services, visit Radiance. At our salon, we take pride in using premium products, staying up to date with the latest techniques and trends in natural hair care. Our goal is to collaborate with you to create a style that suits your unique preferences while maintaining healthy, beautiful hair you’ll love.
Book with us today and experience the beauty and confidence that come with exceptional natural hair care.