Bennifits in wearing hair extensions
The benefits of wearing hair extensions vary. For some, it’s a way to grow their hair out from a bad cut or chemical damage. Other’s cannot tolerate the stages in-between short to long.
Some people need
more volume, with or without additional length. Your natural hair growth
will determine the length of time you will need to wear hair extensions.
- Will your hair grow to be restored to it’s natural, healthy state?
- Or will it always need to wear hair extensions?
Your initial process may require a maximum amount installed. As your natural hair grows longer, your artist may choose to install fewer extensions with each successive touch-up. The length and fullness of your desired hairstyle will determine this process of elimination.
You may be able to grow your hair out from its present condition, following the recommendations. Your particular hair growth cannot be guaranteed, of course; ultimately, Mother Nature determines your hairs’ growth.
Most people can successfully grow their hair out without any permanent damage or thinning due to wearing hair extensions. Layering or texture cutting is sometimes necessary to blend in commercial and natural hair together.
Benefits of Hair extension maintenance
The benefits of hair extensions maintenance are numerous. Maintenance for your hair extensions should be approximately every 8 – 12 weeks. This may vary depending on your hair texture. As a client’s natural hair grows, the “point of attachment” will move farther and farther away from the scalp.
Since hair grows approximately one half an inch per month, the extensions should be one to two inches away from the scalp at the time of your next extension appointment. Postponing recommended touch-ups may result in matting or dreading due to fallen hair. The added weight caused by matting will put stress on the natural hair.
Another factor to
consider is “hair shedding”. The average person loses 50 – 100 hairs per
day. Your hair will be unable to shed at the natural rate, being “trapped”
in the bond. The bond design will last until the artist removes them.
When you remove the
extensions, it may look as if you’re losing a lot of hair at once. This can be
an illusion. The artist will determine if this is normal or an excessive
Proper maintenance will significantly impact the life of your extensions.
Installation requirements for hair extensions
Your hair should be at least 3″-4″ long to install the micro linking extensions.
The cold fusion may
be able to be applied at a shorter length, but both applications should be
answered on a personal basis as every installation job can be different,
requiring different rules.
Although most people
will go years without adverse effects from wearing hair extensions if
their systems have been put in well with care and concern to your hair and
We trust you to do your part to care for them (washing appropriately, getting maintenance every 2-3 months).
Will hair extensions cause breakage.
The loss of hair
when you remove hair extensions is due to natural daily shedding. Without
regular maintenance, the loss of hair can significantly increase at the time of
Everyone loses between 100-200 hairs a day, and when they’re bonded with additions, they’re not falling out. So your fallen hair remains in the bonds till removal. These bonds are like hooks to other fallen hairs and matt-up to cause dreads. That is the main reason for maintenance. To make sure that the problem doesn’t occur.
DO NOT disregard
keeping your scheduled appointments because the attachments are still
working. Regular touch-ups are critical in maintaining the health of your
If you decide to discontinue wearing extensions before you reach the desired length, the artist cannot be held responsible for this layered effect. As professionals, she will make every effort to create an attractive hairstyle after removing the extensions.
Services are subject to additional fees.