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Posted 01 February 2007 - 07:51 PM

Hello, may anyone here please tell me what is the diffrent between Digital Perm and Water Perm?

wich one does not damage to my hair? how is the price? which one looks more natural curl? which one more long lasting?

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Posted 03 February 2007 - 04:49 PM

to my knowledge....water perm is for wavvy hair, and digital perm is for curly hair as it last longer curl..

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Posted 06 February 2007 - 11:15 AM

I did a digital perm recently for CNY. According to my friend, digital perm is better as the chemical will not touch your scalp. And they perm your hair using a cream based spread with electric curler (im not sure whether it is call curler or not) where they connect the curler with a 'machine'. I did normal perm last time and it really spoilt my hair. But of coz price wise, digital perm is more expensive

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Posted 06 February 2007 - 11:33 AM

QUOTE(cutie baby @ Feb 3 2007, 04:49 PM)  

to my knowledge....water perm is for wavvy hair, and digital perm is for curly hair as it last longer curl..



Hey! Thanks for the mesage. I just cant make up my mind yet. They r too many perm out there as i went to asked around. There is one cal milk perm n magic perm. sad.gif really confused!

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Posted 06 February 2007 - 11:43 AM

QUOTE(alice1981 @ Feb 6 2007, 11:15 AM)  

I did a digital perm recently for CNY. According to my friend, digital perm is better as the chemical will not touch your scalp. And they perm your hair using a cream based spread with electric curler (im not sure whether it is call curler or not) where they connect the curler with a 'machine'. I did normal perm last time and it really spoilt my hair. But of coz price wise, digital perm is more expensive



Do you like yr new digital perm? how long is yr hair? myself cnt accept too curly perm so could you giveme some suggestion? i saw ppl having digital perm n looks nice as for water perm, its just a wavvy perm like cutiebaby said. doh.gif

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Posted 06 February 2007 - 12:43 PM

QUOTE(beauty-ad @ Feb 6 2007, 11:43 AM)  

Do you like yr new digital perm? how long is yr hair? myself cnt accept too curly perm so could you giveme some suggestion? i saw ppl having digital perm n looks nice as for water perm, its just a wavvy perm like cutiebaby said. doh.gif


yea..i do like it. I didnt colour it but the curls are still obvious (colour n perm at the same time really spoilt my hair last time, too dry!) My hair is about 3/4 inch long pass shoulder.If you dont like it to be too curly,u can go for the bigger (perhaps middle size) curler. It all depends on how lasting u want the perm to be. Some of those japanese style perm like curl only at the end of your hair will not last long and u need to blow dry ur hair to maintain the shape. If you have really thick hair, dont worry, the hair stylist will trim it thin so that your perm wouldnt come out like a lion head. u know what i mean tongue.gif

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Posted 06 February 2007 - 01:17 PM

QUOTE(alice1981 @ Feb 6 2007, 12:43 PM)  

yea..i do like it. I didnt colour it but the curls are still obvious (colour n perm at the same time really spoilt my hair last time, too dry!) My hair is about 3/4 inch long pass shoulder.If you dont like it to be too curly,u can go for the bigger (perhaps middle size) curler. It all depends on how lasting u want the perm to be. Some of those japanese style perm like curl only at the end of your hair will not last long and u need to blow dry ur hair to maintain the shape. If you have really thick hair, dont worry, the hair stylist will trim it thin so that your perm wouldnt come out like a lion head. u know what i mean tongue.gif


erm..u mean using bigger curler for digital perm? im going to perm it today... what would u suggest?color my hair after perm?how much u perm ur hair? where? in KL? thanks

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Posted 08 February 2007 - 11:45 AM

QUOTE(beauty-ad @ Feb 6 2007, 01:17 PM)  

erm..u mean using bigger curler for digital perm? im going to perm it today... what would u suggest?color my hair after perm?how much u perm ur hair? where? in KL? thanks


have u got ur perm done? Most ppl will go for the colour n perm at one shot, but like i said i find it really damaged my hair.It all depends on individual. I'm still undecided whether I should go for colour or not..
I got my digital perm for RM 190 + 30 for treatment. Is near metro prima (not sure whether u know where is the place or not)

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Posted 08 February 2007 - 08:25 PM

beauty-ad:guess u should do medium curl....coz it's not tht curly n last longer..plus it'll curl depends on how u stay ur hair each day....hehe...kinda like diff hairstyles everyday if u style it differently

alice:i did my colour n perm at once...it's still ok...not too dry..my hairstylist says coz digital dun damage hair too much...btw,which shop did u do ur hair?it's kinda cheap smile.gif can u post a pic of ur perm? thanx

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Posted 08 February 2007 - 11:37 PM

ya if colour n do digital perm at one shot should be fine.. but it depends on the brand of the chemicals... korea one is very gud... it's not as strong..

is water perm = normal perm (cold perm)
if so...cold perm is more curly than digital perm.. and it last longer...and cold perm can perm near the root to ur hair...

digital perm does not last longer.. but it's more natural n easier to manage..usually if u opt for japanese or korean curls u should choose digital perm.. and the most important thing is digital perm does not damage ur hair as much as cold perm..if u opt for very very curly hair or u have very short hair u should choose cold perm..

that's all i learnt from my experience n explanation from my boss...

anyways dun worry one.. when u go to the salon n after u tell them what kind of curls u want they will choose the suitable method for u smile.gif

Edited by yin, 08 February 2007 - 11:38 PM.

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Posted 12 February 2007 - 11:01 AM

QUOTE(alice1981 @ Feb 8 2007, 11:45 AM)  

have u got ur perm done? Most ppl will go for the colour n perm at one shot, but like i said i find it really damaged my hair.It all depends on individual. I'm still undecided whether I should go for colour or not..
I got my digital perm for RM 190 + 30 for treatment. Is near metro prima (not sure whether u know where is the place or not)


Hi Alice, I did my water perm liao. I do like it anyway and that they coloured my hair at the same time lo. So sad cos my hair even look drier..!! The cost at RM250 all in including colour plus 3 treatments.

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Posted 12 February 2007 - 11:05 AM

QUOTE(kyliemc @ Feb 8 2007, 08:25 PM)  

beauty-ad:guess u should do medium curl....coz it's not tht curly n last longer..plus it'll curl depends on how u stay ur hair each day....hehe...kinda like diff hairstyles everyday if u style it differently

alice:i did my colour n perm at once...it's still ok...not too dry..my hairstylist says coz digital dun damage hair too much...btw,which shop did u do ur hair?it's kinda cheap smile.gif can u post a pic of ur perm? thanx


hey! i went for water perm whereby not tht curly (medium, curl) so i still can accept it. any gd treatment shampoo tht u can recommend which not so expensive la...? smile.gif thanks!

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Posted 13 February 2007 - 06:14 PM

where to hav water perm at cheaper rate? i hate my curl hair, too dry and damaged! any solutions about cure my hair make it healthier more effective?

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Posted 13 February 2007 - 06:51 PM

could you guys upload your pics before and after the perm? JUst wana take a look at it...

i wana have some curls for my hair... but dare not... coz scared its hard to maintain... and i am afraid i will look like lion....kekekeke

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Posted 13 February 2007 - 09:50 PM

QUOTE(beauty-ad @ Feb 12 2007, 11:05 AM)  

hey! i went for water perm whereby not tht curly (medium, curl) so i still can accept it. any gd treatment shampoo tht u can recommend which not so expensive la...? smile.gif thanks!

hi gurl biggrin.gif i didnt use any special shampoo wor..but i use loreal's shampoo 4 dyed hair,d red bottle shampoo... smile.gif but i use leave in conditioner though biggrin.gif my hair isnt tht dry biggrin.gif u should try it...
QUOTE(sexylady @ Feb 13 2007, 06:51 PM)  

could you guys upload your pics before and after the perm? JUst wana take a look at it...

i wana have some curls for my hair... but dare not... coz scared its hard to maintain... and i am afraid i will look like lion....kekekeke

mei ling biggrin.gif dun worry too much..ur hairstylist will give u advice based on r face shape...but if u r afraid of looking like a lion,do digital perm biggrin.gif easier 2 manage..dun do small curls

Edited by kyliemc, 13 February 2007 - 09:53 PM.


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Posted 18 February 2007 - 12:35 PM

juz wanna ask where can i do the curlz which start frm the root?i dun want the half headz curls like 3/4 of the hair.Any saloon frm KL which is gud?