When people ask what is the best hair relaxer, I always tell them that from everything I have researched, I believe the best type is a conditioning lye relaxer.
There is a huge ongoing debate on whether no-lye is better than lye and an even bigger one on whether or not you are better off without a relaxer all together.
Here is what I have to say about that:
There are other black hair relaxer tips that you should follow. Installing and caring for your relaxed hair will save you a lot of money in the long run.
I have done it all! I have dyed my hair at the same time that I installed my relaxer. I have relaxed my hair immediately after removing braids and even worse, I have relaxed my hair right before I had braids put in.
If you decide to relax your hair, please educate yourself. There is a lot of false information out there and a lot of junk on the shelves in stores. Save your hair and your child's hair.
As for best brands of hair relaxer, pay attention to the ph and the ingredients.
Some good Lye Relaxers are:
Some great No-Lye relaxers are:
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