BARB 1615 Theory of Chemicals

This course explores the basics of chemical properties and the use of chemical treatments on hair with emphasis placed on safety precautions during the chemical process  (3 lect.)


3 credits

Major Topics

Chemistry of Chemical Services ·        

Chemical Texture Services and Applications·        

Hair Color Applications

Infection Control


In order to successfully complete this course, the student will:

Explain how chemistry influences hair services.

Perform simulated hair color applications.

Explain the color level system.

Explore the use of chemicals and their effect on the properties of hair.

Demonstrate simulated hair color and chemical safety precautions.

Explain the proper formulation of hair color.

Demonstrate a simulated chemical service consultation.

Demonstrate comprehensive skills in chemical texture applications.