What Kérastase Products Should I Use?

Everything you need to know about Kérastase hair care.

Products from expert haircare brand Kérastase belong in a professional salon just as much as they do in your own bathroom.

Designed for both salon and home use, these gorgeous and innovative hair products transform tresses of any type, length, and style.

The incredibly expansive range, which has been developed since 1964, really has something for everyone. Choose from daily shampoos and conditioners, nourishing hair oils, masks, and treatments.

Known and loved for its tailored approach to haircare, this French brand offers many different collections designed for various hair concerns.

But if you've been a little confused by the whole range don't worry, you're not alone. We’re here to dissect the Kérastase collections so you can find out exactly which products to use to achieve enviable locks.

Watch Millie answer all your questions on the brand, including a breakdown of every single product family and what they're used for in the YouTube video below...

A quick introduction to Kérastase

Kérastase Paris was founded in 1964 as a professional haircare range offering continuous innovation to tackle specific haircare needs.

The brand has a care-first philosophy, dedicated to creating products that exceed expectations and go above and beyond to nourish and nurture all hair types.

Working alongside professional hairdressers and expert scientists, Kérastase haircare is often found in your favourite beauty salons, as it’s loved and trusted by all.

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What Is Kérastase Best Known For?

Designed by hairdressers and scientists, Kérastase products are packed with highly concentrated ingredients that work deep within hair fibres to create a resilient and healthy do.

The brand also tailors its collections to the individual hair needs of every woman and man. This means you can either follow one full haircare routine or mix and match products for a unique system that addresses the needs of your own tresses.

Since its formation, Kérastase has been adored worldwide. The brand has developed many iconic products that are loved by hairstylists and celebrities. If you’ve ever wondered, ‘How Does Emily Ratajkowski Always Have Perfect Hair?’, Kérastase is your answer!

The Kérastase Dictionary

It isn’t just the Kérastase range names that are French; it’s the extended titles too. This little language barrier can make choosing your haircare routine a little tricky. But don’t worry: we’ve put together a little dictionary to help you along the way. These common words crop up a lot as you shop Kérastase.

  • Anti-Pelliculaire: Anti-dandruff

  • Chromatique: For colour-treated hair

  • Crème: Leave-in cream to be used before blow-drying

  • Fluidealiste: Smoothing

  • Fondant: Conditioner

  • Masque: Hair mask treatment

  • Soleil: Sun care or after-sun care

  • Thermique: Heat protection

The Kérastase Range Explained:

If you want to start creating your own custom Kérastase haircare routine, you’ll need to find the best collections to tackle the individual needs of your hair type.

You may use products from different collections, or you may find that one collection is wholly perfect for you. Find out all about the different Kérastase products below.

The Kérastase Blonde Range - Blond Absolu

Blond Absolu has been specifically designed for blonde hair, whether it’s au naturel or artificially lightened. Expertly formulated with Hyaluronic Acid and Edelweiss Flower, this colour-care collection deeply nourishes damaged and dehydrated hair fibres, which are particularly prevalent amongst those with bleached hair. Blond Absolu also neutralises unwanted brassy tones for a vivid and bright finish.

This high-performance Kérastase blonde range currently has 5 products that take you through every step of your haircare routine.

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  • Kérastase Blond Absolu Bain Lumiere is a gentle daily shampoo that illuminates, hydrates, and cleanses blonde locks. This colour-friendly cleanser reveals brighter, healthier, more radiant tresses as it adds lightweight texture and body. Due to its mild formula, Bain Lumiere can be used as an everyday haircare treatment.

  • Kérastase Blond Absolu Bain Ultra-Violet is a hard-working purple shampoo. This formula will counterbalance yellow and brassy tones in both blonde and grey hair for a cool and brightened finish. Due to its stronger formula, we recommend using Bain Ultra-Violet once a week in place of Bain Lumiere.

  • Kérastase Blond Absolu Masque Ultra Violet is the best Kérastase hair mask for blonde hair. This intensive treatment will instantly banish discolouration while also helping to strengthen and soften hair fibres for a healthy and silky look and feel. For best use, apply Masque Ultra Violet weekly after using Bain Ultra-Violet and leave on your locks for up to 10 minutes.

  • Kérastase Blond Absolu Cicaflash Fondant is a lightweight conditioner that nourishes, protects, and moisturises damaged and vulnerable blonde and grey locks without weighing them down. This conditioner can be used after either Bain Lumiere or Bain Ultra-Violet. The formula is gentle enough for daily use. Apply Cicaflash Fondant directly to damp hair and leave on for up to 3 minutes.

  • Kérastase Blond Absolu Cicaplasme is a leave-in hair serum that provides long-lasting nourishment to blonde and grey hair, protects against heat damage, and seals split ends to prevent further breakage. This versatile treatment can be applied to the lengths of damp hair or dry hair, or used as an overnight treatment.

Read more about the Kérastase Blond Absolu range and our first impressions in Kérastase Has Just Dropped Their First Blonde Line… This Is What We Think.

The Hydrating Range - Aura Botanica

Providing the ultimate in luxury, the Aura Botanica collection from Kérastase has a 96% natural origin formula. Aura Botanica products effortlessly nourish, condition, and protect your tresses with only the finest botanicals. Infused with Coconut Oil and Argan Oil, the deeply hydrating formulas help manage even the unruliest and coarsest locks. A blend of nourishing fatty acids and antioxidants repairs and protects damaged and vulnerable hair.

The Aura Botanica collection is best for those who want maximum hydration and nourishment from luxurious, earth-derived ingredients. We recommend this range for those with curly, coarse, dry, damaged, frizzy, or dehydrated hair.

  • Kérastase Aura Botanica Bain Micellaire Shampoo is a mild but thorough shampoo that removes excess oils, impurities, and product build-up without using harsh chemicals. Your hair will be clean but never stripped of essential moisture and nutrients. This nourishing botanical shampoo is also free of silicones, sulphates, and parabens. Delivering a light and airy lather with a gorgeous Sweet Orange essential oil fragrance, Micellaire Shampoo is the perfect way to start or end your day.

  • Kérastase Aura Botanica Soin Fondamental is a lightweight conditioner that melts deep within the hair fibres to moisturise and de-frizz unruly locks. Adding shine to dull and lifeless hair, this conditioner won’t ever leave an oily or sticky residue but will leave hair looking lustrous and revitalised. We recommend using Soin Fondamental after Micellaire Shampoo. Rinse the conditioner off straight away or leave it on for up to 5 minutes for a more intensive treatment.

The Kérastase Range for Mature Hair - Chronologiste

Just as you adapt your skincare routine to your age, you should also reconsider the products in your haircare regimen as you mature. The Chronologiste collection from Kérastase has been expertly designed to tackle the needs of ageing hair in one of the most luxurious Kérastase collections yet.

Providing a complete haircare ritual, the Chronologiste range transforms your tresses from the scalp to the ends, promoting youthful shine, fragrance, and bounce as it creates healthy, baby-soft strands. The collection is formulated with powerful active ingredients including antioxidants, vitamins, and hydrators to nourish, protect, and repair hair.

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  • Kérastase Chronologiste Revitalising Shampoo is a detoxifying shampoo that’s enriched with Abyssine to help rebalance the scalp and remove impurities. Regular use reveals refreshed and revitalised tresses. Delivering instant suppleness, shine, and strength, Revitalising Shampoo is the perfect first step in your haircare routine for ageing locks.

  • Kérastase Chronologiste La Crème de Régénération Balm is one of the most nourishing hair masks from Kérastase. This formula is packed full of the highest concentrations of potent active ingredients to deliver instant hydration and regeneration from the scalp to the ends. Working to improve both hair texture and shine, this hair mask can be used once a week to transform your tresses. Simply apply all over and leave on for up to 5 minutes.

  • Kérastase Chronologiste Le Parfum en Huile is the ultimate touch of luxury in your haircare routine. This aromatic, anti-ageing hair oil helps improve shine and nourishment while imparting a gorgeous, subtle scent inspired by master perfumer Alberto Morillas. Apply 1 to 2 pumps of the hair oil directly to the mid-lengths of damp or dry hair. Leave in to enjoy a long-lasting fragrance and supple touch.

The Kérastase Range for Fine and Thinning Hair - Densifique

Kérastase Densifique is a leading haircare range designed for thinning and fine hair to promote hair density, growth, and volume. Perfect for even the most lifeless locks, these treatments contain patented Stemoxydine to awaken dormant hair cells and accelerate hair growth.

Combined with texturising Polymers, Hyaluronic Acid, and B Vitamins, Densifique leaves hair hydrated, strengthened, and nourished, with a fuller look and feel. The Densifique collection features products to tackle the causes of both male and female hair loss.

Read more about the Densifique range in our guide on How-To: Get Thicker, Fuller Hair.


  • Kérastase Densifique Bain Densité Shampoo is a plumping shampoo designed to gently cleanse hair of impurities without adding weight or stripping out essential nutrients. Working to strengthen and smooth hair fibres, the lightweight formula ensures locks are restored with lush density and further thinning and breakage is prevented. Densifique Bain Densité Shampoo is gentle enough for daily use.

Discover more about this volumising shampoo in Road Test: Does This Volumising Shampoo Deserve Its 5-Star Rating?.

  • Kérastase Densifique Bain Dènsite Homme Shampoo is a daily treatment shampoo for men with thinning hair and who are experiencing hair loss. Combining Biotin, texturising Polymers, and Stemoxydine, this powerful shampoo instantly thickens hair and refreshes the scalp to combat the common causes of male pattern balding.

  • Kérastase Densifique Fondant Densité is a lightweight conditioner that nourishes and hydrates fine and thinning hair without ever leaving it feeling heavy or greasy. Adding body and volume to lacklustre locks, this featherlight yet creamy conditioner is perfect for even the finest of hair. Simply apply after using Bain Densité Shampoo and leave on for up to 3 minutes before thoroughly rinsing.

  • Kérastase Densifique Masque Densité is an intensive hair growth mask that creates hair substance and accelerates growth to reveal a new do full of lustre and density. Regenerating the hair from the roots to the ends, this fast-acting treatment is best for those with medium to coarse hair who are experiencing hair loss. For best results, use as a weekly treatment on towel-dried hair and leave on for up to 5 minutes.

  • Kérastase Densifique Femme Cures is a 3-month treatment programme that’s been formulated to maximise hair growth and density, boosting volume in the hair to reveal a luscious mane. Working to accelerate hair growth and strengthen breakage-prone hair, this nourishing treatment should be massaged into the hair and scalp once a day for 3 months to guarantee amazing results.

  • Kérastase Densifique Homme Cures works in a similar way to Femme Cures but has been designed to tackle the specific needs of men’s hair and target the causes of hair loss within men. Increasing fullness and hair density, this powerful treatment programme will leave hair looking shiny, healthy, and full of volume and body.

The Kérastase Range for Unruly and Frizzy Hair - Discipline

For unruly and hard-to-manage hair, look no further than the Kérastase Discipline collection. Designed to target flyaways, frizz, and otherwise troublesome locks, this Pro-Keratin collection strengthens the hair, improves elasticity, and smooths the surface to make even the most difficult do’s completely manageable.

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  • Kérastase Discipline Bain Fluidealiste 1 Shampoo is a smoothing shampoo that cleanses the hair while softening and conditioning locks for an anti-frizz finish. Working to coat each individual hair fibre and providing long-lasting manageability, this daily shampoo is suitable for all hair types, from coarse and curly to fine and frizzy.

  • Kérastase Discipline Bain Fluidealiste 2 Shampoo is an ultra-gentle, sulphate-free shampoo that’s best for over-processed, chemically treated, and unmanageable hair. Working to deliver instant fluidity and softness without the use of harsh sulphates, this nourishing shampoo is a must-have for sensitised hair.

  • Kérastase Discipline Cleansing Conditioner Curl Idéal is one of the best Kérastase curly hair products. This cleansing conditioner has been specifically formulated to help smooth and control curly hair while encouraging bounce, vitality, and curl definition. This innovative, hydrating formula helps manage, moisturise, and control coarse and curly hair while remaining lightweight and non-greasy on the hair. To use, apply 4 to 6 pumps directly to wet hair and distribute evenly from roots to ends. Emulsify the formula and rinse thoroughly. After this step, repeat the application—but this time, leave on for up to 5 minutes before emulsifying and rinsing.

  • Kérastase Discipline Fondant Fluidealiste is a lightweight and mild conditioner, perfect for frizzy and dull locks. Delivering smooth-in-motion care to even the unruliest hair types, this anti-frizz shampoo provides instant shine, fluidity, and hydration to nourish and control the hair. Fondant Fluidealiste conditioner is best for those with normal to sensitised hair and for those who suffer from frizz and loss of lustre.

  • Kérastase Discipline Maskeratine Masque is an intensive smoothing mask designed as a weekly treatment to keep frizz and unruly hair under control. With high concentrations of conditioning ingredients, this hair mask provides long-lasting shine and fluidity while maximising frizz control and boosting softness and suppleness. Maskeratine Masque is best for very sensitised, chemically processed, and damaged hair.

  • Kérastase Discipline Keratine Thermique Creme 150ml is a leave-in treatment to smooth and tame unruly and frizz-prone locks. This nourishing blow-dry milk should be applied to damp hair. It will help smooth frizz and flyaways while adding shine and making hair easier to style and manage. Keratine Thermique Creme will also help protect locks against humidity and heat. We recommend applying this treatment after using Bain Fluidealiste Shampoo and Fondant Fluidealiste conditioner.

  • Kérastase Discipline Fluidissime Anti-Frizz Care is a featherlight heat-protectant spray, perfect for smoothing locks while shielding them against frizz-causing heat and humidity. Providing ultra-high heat protection, Fluidissime Anti-Frizz Care leaves hair feeling soft and supple without any frizz and flyaways. Simply spritz onto damp hair after cleansing and conditioning, then style as desired.

  • Kérastase Discipline Oleo-Curl Creme is a rich and emollient leave-in conditioning cream, specifically designed for coarse, thick, and curly hair. Creating voluptuous, easy-to-manage curls, this nourishing treatment prevents frizz and dryness, promoting well-defined curls that are soft to the touch. For best results, use after Cleansing Conditioner Curl Idéal, and spread downwards onto damp curls.

The Kérastase Range for Strengthening Hair - Elixir Ultime

The Elixir Ultime collection from Kérastase harnesses the nourishing powers of botanical oils to condition, hydrate, and strengthen the hair. Antioxidant-rich Argan Oil repairs and rebuilds hair fibres. Emollient Maize Oil locks in hydration. Camellia Oil smooths flyaways and frizz. And Pracaxi Oil works to condition strands.

Elixir Ultime is perfect for all hair types, as any mane can benefit from the nourishment of oils throughout the whole day. Discover how to use Kérastase Elixir Ultime to enjoy healthier and revitalised tresses.

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  • Kérastase Elixir Ultime Sublime Cleansing Oil Shampoo is a luxurious shampoo infused with a blend of 4 pampering oils. This rich cleanser works to strengthen, hydrate, condition, and rejuvenate hair, all while delivering a thorough yet gentle cleanse. Tresses are left feeling refreshed and renewed, and glowing with notable lustre.

  • Kérastase Elixir Ultime Beautifying Oil Conditioner is the perfect second step in your haircare routine if you want maximum shine and nourishment. This moisturising conditioner has a lightweight formula that delivers instant fluidity to hair while smoothing and taming unruly locks. Imparting gorgeous radiance and shine, Beautifying Oil Conditioner doesn’t weigh hair down so is perfect even for fine and thinning hair.

  • Kérastase Elixir Ultime Beautifying Oil Mist provides the perfect lightweight boost of radiance to all hair types, particularly fine hair. An infusion of precious, nourishing oils in an ultra-light formula, this daily oil mist delivers instant shine and softness while enhancing body and volume. Beautifying Oil Mist can be used on both damp and dry hair. It’s great for top-ups to rejuvenate your coif throughout the day.

  • Kérastase Elixir Ultime Beautifying Oil Masque 200ml is a high-performance conditioning mask designed to restore shine and softness to dry, dull locks. Instantly replenishing hair with hydration and strength, this intense hair mask also helps repair and protect vulnerable tresses from environmental aggressors. Beautifying Oil Masque is best used as a weekly treatment. Simply apply directly to damp hair and leave on for up to 5 minutes.

  • Kérastase Elixir Ultime Beautifying Hair Oil is a haircare must-have no matter your hair type. This multipurpose hair oil absorbs fully into locks to hydrate, strengthen, protect, and condition. The result: a healthy do that’s full of luminosity. Beautifying Hair Oil can be used as a pre-cleanse to remove impurities; as an intensive conditioning leave-in mask; as a treatment before blow-drying; to control frizz and shine after blow-drying; and for retouches throughout the day.

Find out more about the amazing Beautifying Hair Oil in The Reviews Will Convince You to Try This Hair Treatment

The Kérastase Multipurpose Scalp Treatment - Initialiste

Designed as a scalp treatment, Kérastase Initialiste Scalp & Hair Concentrate is a powerful treatment serum. This concentrate is useful for strengthening, brightening, smoothing, and nourishing all hair types from root to tip.

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Initialiste is infused with Native Plant Cells, which combine to boost cellular metabolism and accelerate hair renewal and growth for healthier and happier hair. The serum also contains Ceramides to reinforce hydration and reduce hair breakage. Green Tea Extracts protect locks against environmental aggressors and free radical damage.

This multipurpose treatment can be applied to damp before blow-drying to minimise damage and promote manageability. Or it can be applied to dry hair as an overnight treatment when you want to wake up to rejuvenated tresses.

The Kérastase Range for Dry and Damaged Hair - Nutritive

Enjoy long-lasting hydration and nourishment with the Nutritive collection from Kérastase. Expertly crafted with different formulas for various hair types and textures, this range is perfect for dry, damaged, and sensitised hair—no matter whether you have coarse, medium, or fine locks.

Working to deliver an instant moisture surge, Nutritive haircare intensely reinforces and strengthens hair fibres while providing antioxidant protection to prevent further dryness, damage, and breakage. Even the driest hair will be left radiant and healthy, with a soft-to-touch finish.

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  • Kérastase Nutritive Bain Magistral Shampoo is a deeply hydrating shampoo, free of drying cleansing agents typically found in traditional shampoos. Instead, this nourishing daily shampoo removes impurities and product build-up while making hair highly manageable and ready for further treatments. Bain Magistral Shampoo is also available in a lightweight version for fine hair and a richer version for coarse hair.

  • Kérastase Nutritive Magistral Fondant is the best next step in your daily haircare routine if you have severely dried-out, medium-to-fine hair. While most conditioners for dry hair are targeted towards coarse hair, this lightweight yet rich conditioner provides long-lasting hydration and smooths unruly locks without ever feeling heavy or greasy. For the finest hair, we recommend Kérastase Nutritive Irisome Lait Vital, which has an even lighter milk formula that’s perfect for softening sensitised tresses.

  • Kérastase Nutritive Magistral Masque is a deeply hydrating and conditioning mask that’s designed to transform the thickest and coarsest dry hair. Providing intense nourishment and long-lasting hydration, this rich and emollient hair mask replenishes dry and damaged hair to make it incredibly manageable, soft, and smooth. You’ll see renewed radiance after only one use. Leave on for up to 10 minutes for maximum benefits.

  • Kérastase Nutritive Nectar Thermique 150ml is a leave-in heat protector crafted for dry and dehydrated hair. Preventing roughness, dullness, and damage, this nourishing blow-dry milk lotion uses Thermo-Seal Glazing Technology to smooth and hydrate hair while adding a healthy shine. Apply directly to towel-dried hair and detangle your hair with a comb. Follow by blow-drying and styling as usual.

  • Kérastase Nutritive 8hr Magic Night Serum 90ml is a must-have hair treatment for dry and dehydrated hair. Suitable for both coarse and fine hair, this nourishing overnight serum helps hydrate, protect, strengthen, and detangle while improving softness and manageability. This serum will transform dry ends and impart a gorgeous luminosity, allowing you to wake up to smoother, healthier locks effortlessly. Discover more about this miraculous serum in This Serum Is Magic, But It’s Not for Your Skin.

The Kérastase Color Safe Range - Reflection

The Reflection haircare collection from Kérastase has been expertly formulated to both maintain colour longevity and boost vibrancy, no matter whether you’ve gone lighter or darker in hair colour.

With a range of formulas designed for both thick and fine hair, this nourishing range will condition, hydrate, and strengthen your locks without fading or dulling your new hue. Chemically treated and coloured hair can be vulnerable to damage. That’s why the Kérastase Reflection range ensures hair is protected and repaired to prevent further damage, keeping your locks bright and healthy.

  • Kérastase Reflection Bain Chromatique Shampoo is a daily shampoo designed to cleanse fine to normal hair without fading or dulling the colour. There’s also a version developed specifically for cleansing thick and coarse hair. Both shampoos are free of damaging and harsh cleansing agents, which can strip hair of nutrients and moisture while removing hair colourants. Instead, Bain Chromatique Shampoo is formulated with nourishing cleansers to remove impurities and excess oils while imparting long-lasting lustre.

  • Kérastase Reflection Fondant Chromatique is a lightweight conditioner, perfect for daily use on all hair types and hair colours. Protecting colour and shine for up to 40 days, this moisturising conditioner also helps smooth unruly locks for a supple and easy-to-manage do.

  • If you have fine hair, swap this product out once a week for Kérastase Reflection Masque Chromatique to get an intensive hair care treatment without fading your colour. If you have thick hair, there’s an even more emollient and rich Reflection hair mask designed specifically for coarse and thick hair types.

  • To supercharge your colour-safe haircare routine, we recommend Kérastase Touche Chromatiques - Cool Brown. Instantly boosting colour vibrancy and banishing unwanted brassy hair tones, these colour-enhancers can be added to Reflection Masque Chromatique for heightened benefits.

The Kérastase Range for Growing Damaged Hair - Resistance

Restore damaged hair with the intensive Resistance collection from Kérastase. Formulated to rebuild the internal structure of weakened and vulnerable locks, these deeply nourishing haircare products reinforce even the most damaged hair from root to tip.

With two ranges available—Extentioniste for growing damaged hair and Force Architecte for repairing very damaged hair—this tailored haircare routine will transform your locks so they feel healthier and stronger.

  • Kérastase Résistance Extentioniste Bain Shampoo is the perfect first step in repairing and growing damaged hair. This powerful shampoo is infused with a unique blend of restorative ingredients that help rebuild weak hair and restore the hair fibre. Preventing further breakage, Résistance Extentioniste Bain Shampoo is a great way to encourage hair growth, keeping hair strong and healthy.

  • Kérastase Résistance Extentioniste Fondant Conditioner should be applied after Résistance Extentioniste Bain Shampoo to lock in hydration and condition the hair strands. Extentioniste Fondant Conditioner contains two must-have ingredients for growing hair. Maleic Acid works by penetrating the hair fibre to seal the cuticle, preventing more damage, while Ceramides soften the hair to eradicate roughness. Once a week, use Kérastase Résistance Extentioniste Masque instead, a rich and emollient formula full of high concentrations of active ingredients, to obtain long-lasting, dramatic benefits.

  • Kérastase Résistance Extentioniste Thermique is a heat protectant lotion for damaged hair. Heat protectants are important for all hair types. But if your hair is already damaged, thermal protection is a step that mustn’t be skipped, as heat exposure will damage your already-vulnerable locks even more. This nourishing styling cream can be used before blow-drying and hot tools to strengthen tresses while protecting them against further damage.

  • Kérastase Résistance Extentioniste Serum 50ml is a high-performance Kérastase hair growth serum that fortifies hair, helps hair achieve greater length, and repairs damage caused by heat and chemicals. Containing high concentrations of restorative ingredients, this lightweight, leave-in treatment works to repair both the hair strands and the scalp while protecting against further damage.

  • Kérastase Résistance Bain Force Architecte is part of the Force Architecte collection of the Kérastase Resistance range, designed for very damaged hair that may seem beyond repair. This incredibly mild and gentle shampoo is infused with Pro-Keratin to restructure hair and undo hair damage. Ceramides soften and smooth hair follicles. Still providing a thorough cleanse to remove impurities, this is a must-have shampoo for extremely weak tresses.

  • Kérastase Force Ciment Anti-Usure is a nourishing conditioner that helps resurface the rough texture common of very damaged hair. Sealing and protecting each individual hair strand, this reinforcing conditioner will help strengthen thinning and weakened locks while shielding them from environmental aggressors.

  • Kérastase Masque Force Architecte is an intensive treatment that gives a second chance to hair that’s been damaged and overprocessed by chemicals or heat. Leaving locks feeling strong and smooth, this highly effective reconstructing hair mask will restore even the most brittle locks. You’ll see maximum bounce and vitality, and an overall healthier do.

  • Kérastase Résistance Ciment Thermique 150ml is an everyday anti-breakage treatment to provide exceptionally high heat protection to very damaged and brittle hair. A must-have in your haircare routine, this lotion milk should be applied before blow-drying and using hot tools to resurface, reinforce, and protect your tresses.

Amelia from our Customer Service Team shares her hair breakage journey and how she saved her bleached & damaged hair in the YouTube video below...

The Kérastase Range for a Healthy Scalp - Specifique

A healthy scalp means healthy hair. So, if you’re having problems with your tresses, you may want to take a closer look at your scalp to identify the cause. The Specifique collection from Kérastase has been designed to support scalp health and address common concerns such as dandruff, hair loss, itchiness, and excessively oily roots.

Providing exfoliation and hydration to purify and rebalance an unhealthy scalp, Specifique hair care products will leave your hair and scalp feeling calmer and healthier.

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  • Kérastase Specifique Balancing Shampoo has been expertly formulated for regulating oily scalps and removing excess oils and impurities without stripping moisture and nutrients. Delivering a thorough cleanse without causing irritation or dryness, Balancing Shampoo helps minimise the overproduction of sebum and allows hair fibres to regain their natural lustre. We love this one so much that we named it The Best Shampoo for Oily, Colour-Treated Hair.

  • Kérastase Specifique Bain Vital Dermo-Calm Shampoo is an incredibly gentle and mild shampoo that’s been created with sensitive and irritated scalps in mind. Traditional shampoos are often full of harsh cleansing agents, which can irritate reactive skin. Bain Vital Dermo-Calm Shampoo instead soothes and calms the scalp as it cleanses. Removing impurities and alleviating irritations, this formula rejuvenates hair for a fresher and healthier look and feel. Follow with Kérastase Specifique Masque Hydra-Apaisant once a week to further soothe the scalp and provide long-lasting hydration.

  • Kérastase Specifique Cure Apaisante is an intensive scalp treatment designed to soothe irritation, discomfort, and inflammation. Simply apply 3 times a week for a month to dry or damp hair. Your scalp will be calmed and protected against external aggressors.

  • Kérastase Specifique Bain Prevention is a densifying shampoo to prevent hair loss and thinning. Staying one step ahead of the game is important when it comes to hair loss. This shampoo is the perfect addition to your beauty routine if you want to keep luscious and full locks. Stimulating hair fibre production, thickening the hair fibres, and producing instant volume, Bain Prevention is a must-have for thinning hair.

  • Kérastase Specifique Aminexil Force R is a high-performance, 6-week treatment to preserve hair density and counteract hair loss. Working to prevent the hardening of collagen and reduce scalp irritation, this intensive serum helps stimulate activity and hair growth for healthy and strong tresses. For an additional treatment, Kérastase Specifique Spray Stimuliste targets the source of hair loss while tackling scalp sensitivity, itchiness, and dandruff. Promoting a healthy and balanced scalp, this lightweight treatment spray is perfect for everyday use.

  • Kérastase Specifique Bain Anti-Pelliculaire is a tailored daily shampoo designed to tackle dandruff and prevent irritation and dryness. Soothing and exfoliating the scalp with Zinc Pyrithione and Salicylic Acid, the shampoo provides long-lasting protection against dandruff for healthier and revitalised hair. Use alongside Kérastase Specifique Cure Anti-Pelliculaire, a highly concentrated anti-dandruff serum developed to eradicate dandruff in a 4-week treatment programme.

The Kérastase Range for Hair Fall - Genesis

The Kérastase Genesis range is the first range of its kind designed for both hair fall and breakage. Supercharged with ingredients like Ginger Root, Edelweiss Native Cells and Ameixel, this effective range protects and also hydrates.

Ideal for weak and damaged hair types, this range also diminishes the risk of future or potential hair loss.

How to Use Kérastase Products

The great thing about Kérastase is that you can use its products in two ways. Option one is to pull your entire haircare routine from one complete collection, which offers everything from shampoo and conditioner to extra masks and serums.

Or create a completely tailored routine: mixing and matching is a wonderful way to create a haircare routine that works for your hair type, length, and lifestyle.

Rest assured that all your Kérastase products are of the highest quality and contain only the finest ingredients.

Is Kérastase Really Worth It?

Kérastase products might be slightly pricier than what you’re used to spending on haircare. But if you want a truly tailored approach and professional, high-performance products, then Kérastase is definitely worth the investment!

These formulas contain only the best-quality ingredients in high concentrations to deliver dramatic and nourishing benefits to your locks. You’ll both feel and see the difference when making the switch to Kérastase.

You’ll also ensure that your individual hair type and needs are being catered for with customised haircare products.

So, What is the Best Kérastase Product for Your Hair Type?

For Blonde and Fine Hair
  1. 3. Treatment
    • Kérastase Densifique Masque Densité
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For Mature and Lacklustre Hair
  1. 1. Shampoo
    • Kérastase Chronologiste Revitalising Shampoo
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Kérastase FAQ:

Does Kérastase Test on Animals?
Does Kérastase Have Sulphates?
Is Kérastase Colour-Safe?
Is Kérastase Pregnancy-Safe?

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