# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Cosmetology II (2-year Program) Task 1848784573

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Give soft-curl permanent according to manufacturer's guidelines.


Student should follow these steps:

  • Read manufacturer's directions.
  • Examine scalp.
  • Shampoo and rinse thoroughly.
  • Remove tangles.
  • Part hair into sections (4 or 5).
  • Wear gloves.
  • Apply gel or cream.
  • Comb gel or cream through the entire head first with a wide tooth comb, then a small tooth comb.
  • Rinse with tepid water.
  • Section hair into 8 or 9 sections, subsectioning as you wrap.
  • Wrap on desired rods.
  • Place cotton around hairline.
  • Apply gel or cream.
  • Cover with plastic cap.
  • Put client under dryer or as directed by manufacturer’s directions.
  • Take test curl.
  • Rinse hair again.
  • Use prepared neutralizer as directed by the manufacturer.
  • Remove rods.
  • Rinse hair with warm water.

Process/Skill Questions

  • Why is each step of the soft-curl perm process necessary?