What is Hydrafacial Keravive?
HydraFacial Keravive is a unique, relaxing treatment designed to cleanse, stimulate, nourish, and hydrate the scalp for fuller and healthier-looking hair.
Can I wear hair styling products before the treatment?
For best results it is recommended the client comes to the treatment with clean, dry hair without styling products.
Can I blow dry my hair after applying the solution or spray?
For best results, allow the scalp/hair to fully absorb the solution and spray before applying heat. It is recommended that clients do not use a hair dryer within an hour of receiving the treatment or applying the spray.
How long after the treatment will my scalp/hair dry?
Your scalp/hair should be dry 15-20 minutes after the end of the treatment.
How long after the treatment can I apply hair styling products?
You can use hair styling products as soon as product is absorbed, and your hair/scalp has dried.
How soon can I wash my hair after a treatment or after using the spray?
For best results, it is recommended that you wait at least 6-1 2 hours before washing your hair.
How do I use the HydraFacial Keravive take-home spray?
Following the in-office treatment, instruct your client to apply the HydraFacial Keravive take-home spray daily beginning the day following their in-office treatment. Apply 1-2 sprays per area of concern once a day by placing nozzle directly on the scalp while spraying. After spraying, massage solution into scalp for 30-60 seconds. For best results, apply in the evening and allow solution to remain on the scalp overnight.
What shampoo and conditioner is recommended?
Is there a type I should avoid?There are no shampoos or conditioners that need to be avoided with HydraFacial Keravive. For optimal results, shampoos and conditioners that contain AHA/BHA or exfoliating properties are recommended.
Can I receive the treatment and/ or use the spray if I have color-treated hair?
Clients with color-treated hair can receive the HydraFacial Keravive treatment and use the take-home spray without affecting the color and dyes.
Can I receive the treatment and/ or use the spray if I have bonded, or tape-in, extensions?
Yes, the HydraFacial Keravive treatment and take-home spray can be used on clients with bonded or taped-in hair extensions. When advising clients on take-home spray use, instruct clients to spray directly on the scalp and not on the hair or extensions.
Will the treatment damage or pull out hair?
Some clients may experience minimal hair shedding as the vellus (non-growing hairs) are uprooted and fall out. These hairs would have fallen out on their own, regardless of having the treatment. Vellus hair shedding is a sign that the scalp is entering a healthier state.
Will the take-home spray stain clothes/pillowcases?
The spray is colorless and odorless and will not stain clothes or bedsheets.
What should I expect the treatment to feel like?
The treatment is pain-free, gentle and relaxing. You will feel some suction on your scalp and a cooling sensation from the solutions that are administered during the treatment.
Does this treatment interact with any drugs or supplements such as Finasteride (commonly known as Propecia), Nutrafol, or vitamins?
There are no known interactions with any drugs, vitamins or supplements.
Can I have this treatment if I’m pregnant or nursing?
This treatment has not been studied in pregnant or nursing women so it is not recommended.
Can I have this treatment if I have seborrheic dermatitis?
The treatment is safe for clients with seborrheic dermatitis and clients may find that the HydraFacial Keravive scalp treatment will help minimize scalp flaking.
Can I have this treatment if I have previously been diagnosed with skin cancer on my scalp?
It is best to consult your physician before starting a Hydra Facial Keravive treatment if you have been previously diagnosed with skin cancer or pre-cancerous skin lesions on your scalp. This treatment has not been studied in clients who have been diagnosed with, or recovered from, skin cancer on the scalp.
Combination treatments and Hydrafacial Keravive: Can I have this in conjunction with PRP? If so, what is the recommended regimen?
For best results, it is not recommended to administer HydraFacial Keravive and PRP treatments in the same visit. The recommended regimen is to alternate HydraFacial Keravive and PRP treatments and to allow 2-4 weeks in between treatments.
Can I have this in conjunction with Laser Therapy? If so, what is the recommended regimen?
At-home Laser Therapy can be used in conjunction with the HydraFacial Keravive take-home spray. If combining, spray and massage the scalp before using the device.
Can I have this if I’m planning to have a hair transplant?
This treatment can be beneficial in improving scalp circulation. People considering a transplant can do a series of treatments in the 3-6 months preceding hair transplant surgery to optimize scalp health.
Is this effective to help care for my scalp after a hair transplant? If so, how soon after a hair transplant can I have the treatment?
Due to the sensitive nature of transplanted hairs, it is not recommended to have a HydraFacial Keravive treatment until 6 months after the hair transplant. The HydraFacial Keravive take-home spray can be used 4 weeks after a hair transplant.
For maximum Results:
Treat once a month for 3 consecutive months with continuous daily use of the take-home spray throughout.
On an as-needed basis, but recommended at a minimum twice a year.