Are you still worried about thinning your hair? If you want longer and fuller hair, there is nothing better than a hair extension
. In just a few hours or less, you can get beautiful long hair without growing it yourself.
What Are Hair Extensions?
Hair extensions are individual pieces of hair that blend into your own hair. Hair extensions
come in many types, sizes, and colors. Generally, hair extension is to increase the length or thickness of hair. Hair extensions are made from two types of hair: human hair and synthetic hair. Synthetic hair is usually stiffer and cannot be dyed and heat-set, which means you can't style it. If you like to wear wigs every day, synthetic wigs are not your best choice, even if it is cheaper than real wigs. Human hair is just like human hair, you can style and dye them properly. Since the cuticles of real human hair are in the same direction, this makes real human hair look and feel real. Hair extensions make your hair longer and fuller by clipped, glued or sewn into your hair.
What Are The Types Of Hair Extensions?
✿ Tape-In Extensions
Tape-in hair extensions are wefts of hair attached to sections of your own hair using a double- or single-sided tape. It is the safest method of hair extension, as the weight of the panel is spread out over a larger section, causing No damage to the client's hair. Tape-in hair extensions
are considered the best choice for thinning hair. They are lightweight, do n’t have huge wefts of hair so the tape is virtually undetectable. As your hair grows, you need to remove it and reapply it every 4-6 weeks. Tape in hair extensions are best installed by professional hairdressers because they need to be placed close to the root of your hair for the most seamless look. This also means that you need to remove them professionally using a degumming agent.
✿ Weave / Sew-In Hair Extensions
A weave first requires that sections of hair are braided in cornrows from ear to ear. Then wefts of hair are sewn into the braids using a needle and thread. Weaves work by narrowly braiding your natural hair and the extensions are attached to the cornrows with a needle and thread, sewing them into place. This process requires patience and can take several hours. This technique is usually used for people with noticeably thick hair because they need more hair to cover it. Human hair wefts are the most popular hair extension products. Once they are sewn into your hair, they are permanent and seamless. However, too tight a braid can cause pulling or traction hair loss. It is recommended to remove braiding every 6 to 8 weeks, especially if you are trying to grow your own hair. Weaving stays on your hair for a maximum of 4 months because it will affect the natural growth of your hair.
✿ Fusion Hair Extensions
are u shape hair strands that stylists ’fuse with your real hair using heat. When hair extension, use a special glue to fuse or stick each strand of hair to your hair. The glue is keratin glue which does not damage your strands. Fusion Hair Extensions are often suitable for customers looking for length and volume, and volume and want little maintenance while the extensions are in. Fusion hair extension may take up to 8 hours to apply but in the longest duration of any type of extension. This is one of the more expensive hair extension products. As hair grows naturally, Fusion Hair Extensions need to be repositioned every 2-3 months.
✿ Clip-in extensions
Clip-in extensions are the fastest and most affordable hair extension type. These come in strands of different lengths with clips that are sewn to the strand. They cause the least damage as they don't use any adhesive or glue to stick in your hair. They are great for that client who wants instant gratification for special occasions. Clip-Ins take a short amount of time to put in and around the head. In essence, clip in human hair extensions
is the same as your own hair. You can even design, dye and cut your hair according to your preferences. Clip-in hair extensions cannot be attached to your own hair for long periods of time and must be removed before bedtime. If you take care of it, clip-in extensions will last about 6 months to a year.
✿ Micro-Links or I-tip
Hair extension method where small pieces of your hair are pulled through a small bead or lock and clamped shut with a hair extension pliers. Hair extensions are reusable, and experienced technicians can fix or drop them in about an hour Down any hair extensions. Microlink hair extensions are considered permanent and usually last up to 4 months.
Advantages of Wearing Hair Extensions
Advantage 1: Increased Length And Thickness
Waiting for the hair to grow naturally requires a long process. Hair extensions can instantly increase the length of your hair, usually ranging from 12 inches to 22 inches. You don't have to wait any longer. There is no need to worry about thinning your hair. Hair extensions are purchased by weight, there are 100 grams, 120 grams, 160 grams and 220 grams, to meet your desire to become full. The 100g and 120g suits are designed for people with thin hair. If you want to add some length and volume, the 160g suit is for you. The 220g suit is designed for those who have long hair and want to increase their volume.
Advantage 2: Change Color
It takes courage to change the color of your hair, because it may look bad and may damage your hair. Hair extensions can solve these problems. You can try different color hair extensions. Black Hair Extensions, Brown Hair Extensions, Blond Hair Extensions, and Red Hair Extensions, there is always a color for you. These hair extensions satisfy your idea of changing colors without harming your hair.
Advantage 3: Different Hairstyles
The styles you can achieve with hair extensions are endless. You can choose between long or short hair, straight, wavy or curly hair, and other options to change your hairstyle, make it more beautiful and more fun. Hair extensions have always been a wonderful way to add color to weddings and parties. Whether it's simple ponytails, top knots or a bun, hair extensions can help you achieve it.
Advantage 4: Easy Maintenance
Hair extensions are easy to maintain. Because it is made of real human hair, it is just like maintaining your natural hair and maintaining hair extensions. Basically, no additional care is required. Be careful not to use acidic shampoos, as daily care is easy. :
Advantage 5: Adds Confidence
Some people may not like their current Hair Texture, Hair Length and patterns, or even be dissatisfied with their appearance. We know this may hurt your confidence. The main benefit of hair extension is to make you feel more feminine and attractive, thereby enhancing your self-confidence, reducing your insecurity and inferiority, and facing life positively.
Hair Care Tips You Need To Know:
- Wash the hair extension every 3 to 5 days. This prevents them from drying out.
- Add a mild shampoo in cold water, then immerse the hair in the shampoo and clean it.
- Use conditioner only on the ends of the hair, otherwise, it will work on the glue.
- Rinse thoroughly. Using shampoo can increase the volume and fluidity of the hair and prevent tangles in various forms of hair.
- Absorb excess water with a towel to dry hair naturally. Do not expose to the sun.
- Keep it on the wig stand and wait for it to dry completely before placing it in the box to avoid dust.