Relaxing Balm Coating and relaxing the hair without any chemical reaction and making the hair more manageable between shampoos is the outcome of the plant extracts in Phytodefrisant. The effects of these two ingredients will become more effective after each use and they do not make the hair oily or weigh it down. Special Ingredients: Ferula, Horseradish, Garlic, Sage, Botanical gum For best results: Squeeze the size of a quarter into the palm of your hand and apply to hair. Take a wide tooth comb, and comb product through hair from root to end, section by section. If you use only your hands it will not distribute properly. Also, you must use a blow drier, this product is heat activated and only works if you use heat. Repeated usage will make hair more relaxed.