COMMONLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Q: I have split ends. What is a good hair regiment using Hair 180° products?
A: Our Whipped Shea Butter System is a great place to start. This system will assist with enhancing the overall appearance and health of your hair. Please be mindful that there are several variables that may negatively impact your hair as well. Excessive use of heat styling tools without any thermal protection, using styling products or gels that are drying to your hair, the type of comb/brush you use and how often you comb/brush your hair, not drinking ample water and having a poor diet, lack of exercise or proper sleep, taking certain medications, hormonal changes, stress, the type of hairstyle you wear, sleeping on cotton sheets/pillow cases instead of satin or silk ones, not wrapping your hair in a satin/silk scarf/ bonnet prior to going to bed and lack of regular hair trims are all determining factors in your overall hair health.
Q: I have very curly red hair and need a product that won't make my hair stiff or sticky. What can I use?
A: Our Daily Nourishing Treatment(Curl Enhancer) is most ideal to keep tresses tamed and curls defined. With continued use, Daily Nourishing Treatment improves hair manageability, luster and smoothness. Styling aid can be used daily.
Q: Can Hair 180° be used with a relaxer?
A: Yes. There are several Hair 180° products that can be used on chemically treated hair. The most common ones are the Whipped Shea Butter, Leave-in Conditioner and Detangler, Hydrating Deep Conditioner, Revitalizing Shampoo, and Styling Creme. The end result is the same whether your hair is relaxed, natural or in transition; healthier, shinier hair that's more manageable, conditioned and strengthened with continued use.
Q: I have very fine, straight hair and it gets frizzy very easily. What product would you suggest?
A: Our Daily Nourishing Treatment (Frizz Control). Daily Nourishing Treatment weightlessly combats frizz, adds body and enhances luster while strengthening and nourishing hair. Daily Nourishing Treatment is pH balanced and improves hair’s elasticity and flexibility with continued use. Styling aid can be used daily.
Q: I like to wear my hair in twist out styles and then sometimes just loose. Do you have a product I can use?
A: Yes. The Curly Custard is an ideal choice. Blended with natural ingredients, the Curly Custard nourishes and strengthens the hair, locks in curls, waves or two strand twists. Curly Custard will define and bring out your natural curl or wave pattern, remove frizz and provide long lasting hold without ever being greasy or drying to your hair. Curly custard may be used for bantu-knots, flex-rod sets and with curl sponge as well.
Q: My children are bi-racial and have very coily hair. Do you make a product for their hair type?
A: Yes. Specially formulated, our Revitalizing Shampoo(under "textured hair" tab) is mild on all hair types and free of Sodium Lauryl Sulfate (SLS), DEA and Parabens. It conditions and softens the hair, thus providing increased manageability. Our Leave-In Conditioner and Detangler for textured hair is designed to further condition hair and assist with tangles and manageability after shampooing. To create a finished look, consider using a small amount of the styling creme, whipped shea butter OR curly custard. Product selection will depend on hair texture and density. If you are uncertain about which product to use to create a finished look, please click the contact tab and email your questions or call directly during business hours listed.
Q: Do Hair 180° products contain any harsh parabens?
A: No. They are paraben, sulfate, silicone as well as petroleum free.
Q: Can your whipped shea butter assist with eczema?
A: Yes. Full of minerals, vitamins, moisturizing and anti-inflammatory properties, our whipped shea butter's benefits for hair and skin are plentiful. It can be used for a variety of skin ailments, including psoriasis, stretch marks, dry skin, eczema and sun-damaged skin.
Q: Do you have anything for thinning hair?
A: Yes. The Nourishing Hair Serum is great for thinning hair. Rich in organic nutrients, amino acids, antioxidants and essential fatty acids, Nourishing Hair Serum has many beneficial properties for the hair and scalp and is excellent for thinning hair and enhancing hair health. Avocado oil supplies vitamins A,B,D and E to nourish both hair follicles and scalp. The monounsaturated fatty acids will give hair a glossy shine and silky texture and the amino acids will optimize the opportunity for growth of new hair cells. Hemp seed oil contains unsaturated fatty acids Omega-3 and Omega-6 that play a role in growing stronger, less brittle hair. Protein found in hemp oil also improves the feel and appearance of your hair. Castor oil has anti- bacterial and anti-fungal properties that protect scalp and hair from infections which can cause hair loss and has been linked with thickening hair, and Grape Seed Oil is a very strong antioxidant that has been used for hair loss, to remedy dandruff and condition hair cuticles.