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What sort of products can I find keratin in and why is it used?

So now you know what keratin is, you probably want to know where you can find it and what it can do for your hair, right?

The good news is Keratin is found in a range of hair shampoos, conditioners, treatments for damaged and colored hair; but you’ll have to do some careful ‘label checking’ next time you’re shopping.

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Keratin 101: What is Keratin Really?

Well, remember those days back in biology class? No, well don’t worry; keratin is not as complicated as you may think.

Basically, keratin is a family of proteins that are among the most important and versatile compounds ever produced in nature.

Think of your hair, nails and skin as solid structures – like buildings, armor and carbon fiber – they’re all built for toughness and protection.

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