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Perfectly Relax the Hair

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Can you use vinegar to neutralize a relaxer?

I'm planning on relaxing my hair but I don't have any neutralizing shampoo.


Yes, some vinegars can be used as a natural neutralizer. Specifically, apple cider vinegar is often used as one of the most effective natural neutralizers.

Can I use another relaxer the next day?

I relaxed my hair yesterday that I bought from the store, I took a shower today and when I got out and was drying my hair and some of my curls came back can I go back to the store to get another kit and put it in my hair for 5 maybe 10mins

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You should never apply relaxer to hair unless it is new growth every 8 weeks. If you apply now the day after the first relaxer, you may damage your hair and have to wait a year to get back the hair you started with. For now try a natural solution of Coconut oil with a little bit of Apple Cider Vinegar. Let this sit for 30 minutes each time before you wash your hair.

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Dudley's cream relaxer? I don't have a neutralizing shampoo?

What if I don't have a neutralizing shampoo after relaxing? What should I use?


You can try using Apple Cider Vinegar as a neutralizing rinse. You really should get a neutralizing shampoo though before you start the relaxer process. Some kits contain a small tube of the shampoo.

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Can I use apple cider vinegar to neutralize a precise perm?

I don't have the shampoo, it didn't come with the kit

Use the Apple Cider Vinegar but then get to the store and get a good neutralizer shampoo. Apple Cinder vinegar works with some kits and hair but it is not universal and you can burn your scalp if the solution is left in without rinsing with the neutralizer shampoo.

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Perfectly Relax the Hair

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Can I use acv rinse before I get a acid perm ? I am causcation?

I need to know if I can shampoo then rinse my hair and apply apple cider vinegar rinse to my hair then rinse it well with cool water and the next day or so get a acid perm to curl my hair ?. I have tried: I have already done the apple cider rinse and rinsed with cool water 2 days ago. Can I get the acid perm now to curl my hair ?. I think it was caused by: Just need answers.

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