This Korean beauty trend is quickly gaining popularity on TikTok with over 69 million views! A root perm is a way to achieve beautiful, voluminous hair with minimal styling.
If you love low-maintenance hairstyles, a root perm may be the method for you. This beauty treatment may take around two to five hours in the salon chair, but once it’s finished, the results can last for up to two months.
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Root perms can offer the look of a blowout with minimal styling. Lifting your roots can add instant volume to your hair.
It’s holding up pretty good so far:)
Additionally, softly perming layers of your hair can add big voluminous waves and bouncy volume, making hair look healthy and styled immediately after washing.
The technique is used to add volume, lift, and texture to the hair at the roots, giving it a more voluminous and styled appearance, but requires much less maintenance than traditional perms.
— Los Angeles-based hairstylist Guy Tang
This trend first began gaining popularity around a decade ago, but it continues to grow in popularity online among a global audience.
Men also can get perms to add a bit of volume and texture to their look with minimal effort.
If you’re ever in Korea or happen to live near a Korean salon, try out this new beauty treatment to spice up your look!