Ultimate Kérastase Haircare Guide: How To Decode Your Hair
18 August 2022
When it comes to luxury haircare, Kérastase has it covered. A firm favourite with celebrity hairstylists, Kérastase sets the bar when it comes to addressing specific haircare problems. Each Kérastase product range is specially formulated to address particular issues – from hair loss to dryness, damage and frizz. Allbeauty brings you the ultimate Kérastase range guide, so you can find the right range for you and give your hair the luxury care it deserves.
1. Kérastase Genesis – To Treat Hair Fall
Hair fall typically has two reasons – external aggravators like heat styling, excessive brushing, pollutants or because of weakened roots. Containing ginger root and edelweiss extracts along with 1.5% Aminexil (used to treat alopecia) the Kérastase Genesis range of products has been created to address both causes of hair fall. The Genesis Homme range is designed specifically to combat hair fall in men, so his hair can look and feel as good as yours.
Kérastase Genesis Serum: When it comes to fighting hair loss, the Kérastase Genesis Serum Anti-Chute Fortifiant: Nourishing & Fortifying Serum packs a punch. Its formula is fortified with caffeine, arginine, resveratrol, and vitamin E which stimulate blood flow to the scalp and act as antioxidants against oxidative stresses.
Kérastase Genesis Ampoules Cure: Anti-Fall Cure Treatment: This six-week Kérastase hair treatment is designed to treat severe hair loss and encourage regrowth. The Kérastase Genesis Ampoules contain a blend of growth stimulating ingredients including arginine, an amino acid that stimulates microcirculation and nourishes hair bulbs to help regrowth.
2. Kérastase Curl Manifesto – For Curly Girls and Guys
Kérastase Curl Manifesto is a Kérastase range of products developed specifically for curly hair, with all the products you need to properly care for your curls. Enriched with repairing ceramides and softening Manuka honey, the Kérastase shampoo and conditioner set is just what you need for regular cleansing and conditioning. The result – soft and shiny curls for perfectly ‘grammable hair.
Kérastase Curl Manifesto Crème De Jour Fondamentale: Ultra-Lightweight Cream: Upgrade your curly hair routine with this Kérastase curl cream. You’ll fall in love with this lightweight cream that preserves your curl pattern without weighing it down and acts as a heat protector too.
Kérastase Curl Manifesto Refresh Absolu: Curl Refreshing Spray: Get rid of non-wash day woes with a spritz of this Kérastase hair spray. Simply mist through dry hair to reactivate your curls and you’re good to go.
3. Kérastase Resistance – To Repair Damage
Damaged hair can turn brittle, look lifeless, and lead to split ends. The Kérastase Resistance range is designed to repair extremely damaged hair, strand by strand. The Kérastase Resistance Force Architecte line is ideal for restoring mildly damaged hair, while the Thérapiste line treats hair that is severely damaged by chemical treatments and processes. The result: visibly fuller, glossy and healthier hair.
Kérastase Resistance Bain Force Architecte: Strengthening Shampoo: This Kérastase shampoo contains a Vita-Ciment® Complex which fortifies the hair fibre to restore strength and resilience. Hair feels soft, sleek and protected. Watch the bounce return to your hair with every wash.
Kérastase Resistance Sérum Thérapiste: Strengthening Hair Serum: This Kérastase serum is the perfect antidote for over-processed, ultra-damaged hair. The serum coats each strand of hair to protect against heat before styling.
4. Kérastase Densifique – To Add Volume to Fine Hair
If you wish your hair looked fuller and more voluminous, then the Kérastase Densifique range is what you need in your life. Containing that magic ingredient hyaluronic acid, Densifique volumizes, hydrates, and strengthens fine hair to look luxuriously dense and healthy
Kérastase Densifique Fondant Densité: Thickening Conditioner: This Kérastase conditioner is pure luxury in a bottle. It immediately gives your hair the lift it needs to look fuller and more voluminous, bringing back your va-va-voom in an instant.
Kérastase Densifique Masque Densité: Thickening Hair Mask: Put the life and shine back into your hair with this Kérastase hair mask. It detangles hair gently, preventing breakage and giving your hair the body it needs without weighing it down.
5. Kérastase Elixir Ultime – Detangles and Adds Shine
You can’t think of Kérastase without thinking of the Elixir Ultime collection. This iconic range of Kérastase products includes a cocktail of four precious oils, argan oil, maize oil, camellia oil, and pracaxi oil to combat frizz and soften hair, leaving your locks with unbeatable shine
Kérastase Elixir Ultime Le Bain: Shine Shampoo: This Kérastase shampoo contains camellia and marula oils to gently nourish your hair from root to tip. Hair feels so silky after every wash that you won’t be able to keep your hands off it.
Kérastase Elixir Ultime L’Huile Originale: Elixir Limited Edition Huile: The renowned Kérastase hair oil, L’Huile Originale, is a leave-in hair treatment that controls frizz for up to 96 hours and leaves hair beautifully soft and manageable.
6. Blonde Absolu – To Brighten Blonde Hair
Whether you’re a natural blonde or get a little help from the bottle, the Kérastase Blond Absolu range is for you. The hyaluronic acid and edelweiss extracts neutralise brassiness and dull undertones so that your blonds shine brightly.
Kérastase Blond Absolu Bain Ultra-Violet: Anti-Brass Purple Shampoo: This Kérastase purple shampoo is the perfect match for greys and cool blond hair. It nourishes your hair deeply and protects it from oxidative stresses that cause brassiness.
Kérastase Blond Absolu Serum Cicanuit: Lightweight Overnight Serum: This Kérastase serum is designed to protect your hair from the effects of bleaching. Meant to be left on overnight, it reduces the appearance of split ends by deeply hydrating and nourishing your hair – leaving you time to catch up on your beauty sleep while it does the hard work for you.
Check out the Kérastase Chroma Absolu collection to restore nourishment and radiance for coloured hair.
7. Kérastase Discipline – Fights Frizz
If you have curly or unruly hair that’s prone to frizz, the Kérastase Discipline collection is your new bestie. The products in this range products are designed to fight frizz and flyaways and tame unruly hair.
Kérastase Discipline Fondant Fluidealiste: Anti-Frizz Conditioner: Use this sulphate-free Kérastase conditioner on towel-dried hair. It detangles your hair, leaving it soft and manageable with anti-frizz control even when it’s humid outside.
Kérastase Discipline Keratin Thermique: Blow-dry Perfector: Anyone with frizzy hair knows that blowdrying your hair can wreak havoc once your hair settles. The Kérastase Discipline Keratin Thermique: Blow-dry Perfector is a hair treatment that smooths hair to prevent frizz and protects it from the heat of a blow dry. The result: silky hair that’s super easy to style.
8. Kérastase Specifique – To Treat the Scalp
Healthy hair begins at the scalp. The Kérastase Specifique series has been specially developed to treat scalp issues including dandruff, irritation, oily roots, and flakiness. With Specifique, you no longer have to choose between a clean scalp and nourished hair – you can have it all!
Kérastase Specifique Argile Equilibrante: Weekend Purifying Cleansing Hair Clay: This Kérastase hair treatment targets oily roots and dry hair, with amino acids and kaolin clay that balance sebum on the scalp and nourish your hair. Use weekly and you’ll soon notice your hair looking nourished and your scalp feeling irritation-free. Bliss.
Kérastase Specifique Bain Divalent Shampoo: This Kérastase shampoo is packed with ingredients your scalp and hair will love. Tamanu oil has anti-inflammatory properties that calm the scalp, piroctone olamine keeps dandruff under control with its anti-fungal and antibacterial properties, and glycerine helps hair retain its moisture.
9. Kérastase Nutritive – To Quench Dry Hair
The Kérastase Nutritive range is designed to hydrate varying levels of dryness in hair ranging from normal to very dry, as well as preventing breakage. Hair feels gorgeously silky and radiant.
Kérastase Nutritive Bain Satin Shampoos: There are two Kérastase shampoos in this range – Bain Satin 1 for slightly dry hair, and Bain Satin 2 for very dry and sensitised hair. Containing bejoin resin and irisome complex, these shampoos are packed full of nutritive ingredients to protect and nurture your hair.
Kérastase Nutritive Nectar Thermique; Nourishing Heat Protecting Milk: The Nectar Thermique is a Kérastase heat protector that coats your hair with a protective shield without weighing it down. It smooths the cuticle for a silky-smooth finish when styling.
10. Kérastase Chronologiste – For Mature Hair
We’ve all heard of anti-ageing products for our skin, but what about for your hair? The Kérastase Chronologiste collection is meant to fight the effects of ageing on hair, with products containing hyaluronic acid to moisturise and hydrate, vitamin E to protect, and Abyssine for regeneration.
Kérastase Chronologiste Sérum Universel: The Kérastase Chronologiste Sérum protects hair from stressors that contribute to ageing. It coats the strands, preventing the deposition of pollution particles. Hyaluronic acid plumps hair to make it appear fuller and denser, giving it an instant boost.
Kérastase Chronologiste Bain Régénérant: Youth Revitalising Shampoo: The Kérastase Chronologiste Shampoo addresses issues caused by ageing hair fibres, such as brittleness and dullness, to give your hair its youthful bounce back.
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