K18 vs Olaplex No.3. They are both cutting-edge solutions for repairing damaged hair however each formula is applied differently and mends the hair shaft differently as well.
While both brands provide easy at-home formulas, the question arises: which one reigns supreme? In this discussion, we delve into the at-home hair rejuvenation offerings from K18 and Olaplex and how they work.
The K18 Leave-In Molecular Repair Hair Mask is an innovative treatment that targets hair damage on a molecular level. Utilizing patented technology, its innovative approach is specifically designed to reconnect keratin chains that have been broken by various stressors such as over-bleaching. As a result, it provides a restorative effect that is both immediate and long-lasting. Moreover, it employs a unique biotech-developed K18PEPTIDE™ to repair hair while simultaneously adding softness, smoothness, and bounce. It is vegan, colour-safe and can be used on all hair types. In only 4 minutes, K18 has the ability to reverse damage from bleach, colour, chemical services, and heat damage. It can also restore the hair’s pH to its ideal level. It is also convenient as the treatment is designed to be applied to freshly washed hair and left in. No rinsing required.
Olaplex No.3 Hair Perfector is an at-home treatment designed to strengthen and repair hair from within, especially after chemical processes. It is known for significantly reducing breakage and enhancing the condition of the hair using it hero ingredient Bis-Aminopropyl Diglycol Dimaleate. It is designed to be used on a weekly basis and has the ability to prolong colour services and vibrancy. Unlike K18, it works on more of the surface level of the hair strand rather than molecular. It has the ability to repair the disulphide bonds in your hair which are easily broken by over-colouring or bleaching.