How To Take Care Of Hair Extensions?

For girls who have completed hair extensions, you may not know how to take care of them properly. Hair extension can make you have perfect, voluminous and bouncing hair. Especially for ladies with thinning hair, you may be happy to improve the appearance of your hairstyle through hair extensions to improve your image. Yes, for any hair type, you can use hair extensions. However, it should be noted that the later care is particularly important, because the hair extension is to physically connect the extension to your own hair. They have no nutritional supply, and with the growth of your own hair, the best period of extension is about 2 months. Proper care can keep extensions growth in optimal condition and extend its lifespan. Now let's take a look at how to take care of hair extensions properly?

Care tips:

  1. Use wide-tooth comb to comb hair, gently combing to smooth. Apply too much force may cause hair fall of.
  2. The shampoo and conditioner must be sulfate-free.
  3. Don't expose to the sun for a long time.
  4. Don't let the hair dryer be too close to the root of your hair.
  5. Since the hair extension is connected at the root of the hair, don't rub the hair root too hard when shampooing.

The following is a summary of some care of methods for different types of hair extensions:

  • Care of Clip-In Hair Extensions
    The care of clip-in hair extensions is simple. In addition to daily care, deep care and re-installation can be performed every 2 weeks to ensure that it is in the best position and maintains the best shape. The shampoo is best to use a mild sulfate-free shampoo to prevent the hair from becoming dry and dull.
  • Care of Tape-In Hair Extensions
    Usually the tape-in hair extensions can be maintained for about 2 months. During these 2 months, the growing hair will affect extensions, such as changes in position. So you need to go to the hair salon to maintain the extension to ensure it blends well with the newly grown hair.
  • Care of Sew-In Hair Extensions
    No matter what type of hair extensions, you should use a conditioner, which not only makes the hair full of luster, but also prolongs its lifespan. Since sew-in hair extensions produce gravity and pulling, it is recommended to massage the scalp with castor oil or coconut oil twice a week to moisturize the scalp, nape and the edges of hair to avoid itching and irritation.
  • Care of Fusion & Bonded Hair Extensions
    As above, it is best to use sulfate-free shampoos and conditioners. As your hair grows, the connection part of the hair extension will be farther and farther away from the scalp. So you need to go to the hair salon every 2 weeks to confirm whether readjustment is required. This will ensure that the extensions is kept in the best condition.
  • Care of Micro Link & Micro Beads Hair Extensions
    As the hair grows, the connection part of the hair extension will be further and further away from the scalp. So you also need to go to the hair salon regularly to take care of hair extensions. You can open the links or beads for deep cleaning, and clean the hair at the connection part and apply conditioner.

For anything, you take care of it carefully, it will work better for you. The same is true for hair extensions. Daily care is very important. If you want hair extensions to have a beautiful appearance and a longer lifespan, you need to take care of them.

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