What is Hair Protein?


Have you ever had a bad hair day where your hair is frizzy and seems to have a mind of its own? Well, don't worry, you're not alone! Static and frizzy hair is a common problem that many people face, and we're going to talk about how hair protein can contribute to this pesky issue.

First things first, what is hair protein? Hair is primarily made up of a protein called keratin. This protein is responsible for the strength and structure of our hair. However, when hair is exposed to heat, chemicals, and other damaging factors, the keratin can become damaged or depleted, leading to weaker and more fragile hair.

Now, let's talk about static and frizzy hair. Static occurs when there is an imbalance of positive and negative charges in the hair, which can happen when hair is dry or exposed to dry air. Frizzy hair, on the other hand, is often caused by a lack of moisture in the hair. When hair is dry, it tends to absorb moisture from the air, causing the hair shaft to expand and leading to that dreaded frizz.

So, how does hair protein relate to static and frizzy hair? 

When hair protein is damaged or depleted, it can lead to weaker hair. This weakened hair is more susceptible to static and frizz. Additionally, if the hair is lacking in protein, it can't hold onto moisture as effectively, which can contribute to frizz.

So, what can we do to combat static and frizzy hair? It's all about finding a balance of hair protein and moisture. One way to do this is by incorporating protein-rich foods into your diet, such as eggs, fish, and nuts. You can also use hair products that contain protein and moisture. 

StaticJam products are expertly formulated to give your hair the perfect balance of protein and moisture, tackling those pesky flyaways and crazy frizz. Prep the hair with our too good to be true shampoo to strengthen the hair and get glossy and tangle free conditioner to nourish ends. Our seriously good styler eliminates flyaways in an instant, as an easy to use serum from root to tip. If you feel your hair is flat but still need to banish the flyaways, root revamp & lift does exactly that, without the greasy feel. 

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