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Introduction to Chemical Restructuring of Hair BARB 1072

3 Credits

Weekly Contact Hours: Lecture - 1 Lab 2 - 2 Lab 3 - 3
Pre-requisite(s): None
Co-requisite(s): None

This course introduces the chemistry and chemical reactions of permanent wave solutions and relaxers. It provide instruction in the application of permanent waves and hair relaxers. Precautions and special problems involved in applying permanent waves and relaxers will be emphasized. Application of perms and relaxers on live models is included. Topics include permanent wave techniques, safety procedures, chemical relaxer techniques, and permanent wave and chemical relaxer, application procedures on manikins, timed permanent wave, timed relaxer applications, safety precautions, and Hazardous Duty Standard Act.


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