*What are hair extensions?
Hair extensions are a technique of adding
hair that is not your own onto your own hair. This is achieved by
different methods (Weaving, Braiding, Bonding, Strand by Strand,
Latch hook etc. ). They are applied by skilled hair professionals
and offer instant methods of changing your appearance. They can be
washed, cut and styled to a person?s individual taste .
How many packets do I need for full
head hair extension?
For hair weft under 18 inches, one packet
is enough for full head. Over 18 inches, you should need more the
one. If a hairdresser is doing your hair it is advisable to check
with them as to how much you require for the hairstyle. For the pre
bonded hair, you should need 150-200 strands. Once again this
depends on the style. For other methods eg strand by strand you
will need to consult with your hair dresser.
*How long will it take to add
extensions to my own hair?
It depends on what you want. If you are
looking for just a few temporary extensions before you go out and
dazzle at a party, or to enhance your confidence ahead of a
mini-break with someone special or someone new, having hair added
in need not to be a long process. However, if you are looking for a
bigger and more permanent transformation it can take
*How can I do hair extensions by
Normally, Weft hair are applied in rows
across your head with adhesive or sewed to braids. Some
hairdressers prefer shrink-links and micro ring or fusion for pre
bonded hair, the hair comes already separated into individual
strands ready for application with glue on the tips.
*How long do hair extensions usually
last until they fall out or you have to take them out?
No extension system should stay in longer
than about 3 months (weaves or braided wefts should be redone much
sooner than that, every 4-6 weeks) and anyone who tells you
otherwise is lying to you. Once your roots grow out and your hair
looks MUCH thinner on top than on bottom and you can actually see a
line between the thinner and thicker hair. Then you must decide if
you want to get more extensions added or cut them out/thin them
*Will my new hair feel heavy?
At first you will definitely notice your
extra hair. The extra volume may also initially be an enjoyable
novelty - but it is surprising how quickly you get used to having a
gloriously full head of hair. Our extensions are so closely matched
in look and weight to your real hair that, within hours, they start
feeling entirely your own.
*How do I look after my
Your new head of hair will look and feel
just like your own. You can wash, dry and style it just as you
would your own hair. If you have fake hair added and are totally
new to extensions you will be advised to come into the studio for
your first wash and aftercare a few days after having your
extensions added. This is use full with this type of hair as their
are a few minor differences from real hair. After that, you are
free to enjoy and experiment with your new hair at home. This
process is not necessary with real hair.
*Can I use a hairdryer, hot rollers,
hot sticks, tongs and other styling equipment?
Yes, you can use all of the above with
real hair however with fake hair tongs cannot be used. We will
explain and if you would prefer show you exactly how to achieve the
styles you want.
*Is it safe to leave my hair to dry
Yes, once again, you can treat your
extensions just like your own hair. Wet extensions look just as
natural and organic as freshly washed hair.
*What is real Remy hair?
It Is cut from one persons head and sewn
in the same direction hair naturally grows. Unlike other commercial
hair The Cuticle is just like nature intended it to be. Texture is
silky soft. Cuticle hair is created by careful processing which
leaves the cuticle layer of the hair in place. The result is a
superior hair item that colors beautifully - it has the highlights
and natural shading just like your hair. Please see the