BreakFree Leave-In Strengthener BreakFree stops chemical damage,before breakage starts. Penertrating and re-moisturizing deep inside the hair,BreakFree infuses strength to fragile hair,mending damage & bridging cracks that lead to overprocessing BreakFree's exclusive ProStrength formula stops & corrects breakage caused by chemical treatments. Use After Shampooing To Stop Breakage : After shampooing apply from roots to ends. For deeper penetration,over hair with plastic cap for 15 minutes. Do no rinse. Gently towel dry. Re-apply to unlock tangles. All-Natural Daily Hair Care Directions: Apply daily before brushing,combing or styling. Excellent before blow-drying & roller setting. Re-apply generously to damaged hair. For deeper penetration,apply overnight. Pre & Post Strengthening:Stop Chemical Damage : Apply daily for 3 days before and 3 days after relaxing & hair coloring. Always wait 24 hours before applying hair color. Apply to hair immediately before relaxing. Avoid applying on new-growth. After relaxing or hair coloring, apply from roots to ends. Do not rinse. Always completely remove & neutralize chemical treatments before applying BreakFree.