Redken Laboratories was founded in 1960 by Jheri Redding and Paula Kent, thus the name, "Red-ken." Redken pioneered the "Scientific Approach to Beauty," and revolutionized the professional salon business by introducing the concept of protein reconditioning and developing new protein based products, which they patented.
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However, his skin and hair were extremely sensitive and irritated very easily with the chemicals of the products used. Hence a brilliant idea: why not collaborate with professional hairdressers and create a solution for all those who cannot and want to give up professional products?
Redding and Kent thus created the Redken project: three products and an educational program for aspiring stylists aimed at sensitizing these professional figures to haircare. The turning point was reached in 1960 introducing the concept of protein reconditioning. Based on scientific studies, Redken has created new protein products capable of nourishing and conditioning the hair from the inside.
Redken is known for developing patented protein technologies and now holds over 60 global patents on products and ingredients. HairGallery is authorized seller of all haircare- and styling lines. Buy now Redken Shampoo or Redken Curvaceous, or discover other online redken products in our online shop.