Follow these hair extension tips and your hair will always look beautiful

  • Ideally you should only use shampoos and conditioners formulated especially for hair extensions. If you choose to buy a high street brand avoid using silicone based shampoos as they can weaken the bonds over time. Excessive product use will create build up on the hair and affect its performance so apply conditioners moderately.
  • Only use a proper Hair Extension Brush or Tangle Teezers when brushing your hair extensions, always go gently and work from the bottom upwards.
  • Apply a leave-in conditioner / protein spray after washing and before styling. As your hair extensions will not receive your natural scalp oils, you must add moisture to avoid your hair extensions becoming dry.
  • Hair conditioners should only be used from mid-way down the hair extensions as any placed near the roots may cause damage to the bonds.
  • Avoid combing between the scalp and the bond instead separate the bonds with your fingers.
  • Blot your hair dry with a towel do not use a scrubbing motion.
  • Always blow dry your hair on a cool/warm temperature.
  • Before going to sleep gently brush through the hair to get rid of any tangles and plait your hair into a loose braid.
  • Treat hair extension as you would your own hair overusing heated appliances can make hair (both yours and the extensions) dry.
  • Go to your stylist if you want to change your hair colour do not try to colour your hair yourself
  • When blow-drying hair work from the bottom up.
  • Wait for hair to completely dry before combing or brushing.
  • Ensure you attend all scheduled maintenance appointments with your stylist she can carefully check if there are any bonds or wefts that need adjusting.
  • If you have pre-bonded extensions make sure you to go your stylist to have them removed. Never try and take out your bonds yourself using products bought over the internet.
These extension tips are very useful for getting that professional look with your extension!