Long, shiny, beautiful tresses that have volume is considered as the perfect hairstyle. There are so many hairstyles that can be applied to long tresses that a lot of women desire having this. Hair extensions are extra head pieces that are attached to the natural locks like an accessory help women get the look they want. They are made with synthetic fibers or real human locks though many hairstylists recommend the use of real human hair for that glamorous natural look.
Extensions instantly lengthen, add body, and thickness to the hair. No need to wait for the hair to grow out to the desired length. Hair makeovers can be done without having the hair cut and styled are possible with hair extensions thereby getting a new look without doing something to the natural hair. One day the hair is short, the next day long, the next day a different hair color, getting a perfect coiffure has never been this convenient.
Extensions have also been used for cosmetic and medical reasons. Those who have been through cancer therapy, or some other disease characterized by baldness regain confidence after having hair extensions attached to their remaining hair.
Many methods are used to attach extensions to the natural hair they are: bonding, cold and warm fusion, sewing in, braiding in, and clipped in. These methods of attachment cause some degree of damage to the scalp at some point except one. Clip on hair extensions are the easiest and most comfortable. Looking prettier for a party takes just 2 to 3 minutes hanging on the hairstyle.
Clip on extensions should be cared for the way natural tresses are cared for. Learn how in 3 easy steps.
- Since clip on they do not get oily like natural human hair does, they do not have to be washed everyday. When they washed them can become brittle and prone to breakage so use gentle shampoo and conditioner and moisturizer. This should be done every 2 to 3 days then air dried.
- Be gentle when using a curling iron or blow dryer to human hair extensions this will burn and damage the hair shaft. Curling iron or blow drying synthetic extensions is a no-no do this and the hair melts.
- Choose a color and texture that is the closest to the natural hair so that the extension does not look fake. Human extensions can also be professionally styled, cut, or colored if desired.
Its that easy to care for clip on extensions. Make it a part of your beauty accessory and change your hairedo any time you want and have the envy of your girl friends.