The Colorist Aesthetics and Spa: All about hair extensions

The Colorist Aesthetics and Spa: FAQs about hair extensions

Our hair is one of the most striking features that represent our personality. Due to this reason, many people spend large amounts of money on hair care products and services to look their best. 

One of the most popular treatments that are commonly used by celebrities today is hair extensions. These products are the go-to alternatives of people who don’t want to permanently change their hair but want a different hairstyle for a special occasion. With a wide variety of extensions available today, you have many styles to choose from. 

Aside from the countless options, you can choose from, there are also multiple benefits when using hair extensions. Learn everything there is to know about it today!

Things you must know

Can I sleep with hair extensions?

We highly advise you to avoid sleeping wearing your extensions since they can get tangled through the night and cause damage to your scalp. Extensions only take a few seconds to remove, so please take the time to do so. This is not just for the products that you use, but for your hair health as well. 

Can I swim with hair extensions?

The chlorine in swimming pools or salt in the ocean water will definitely damage your extensions and your hair as well. However, if you insist on wearing it, please make sure to wear a swimming cap or tie them to avoid getting wet. 

Can I play sports with hair extensions?

If you want to increase the lifespan of your extensions, we recommend minimizing excessive physical activities while you’re wearing it. 

How long do hair extensions last?

Some extensions last up to one year if maintained properly and not worn too frequently. However, extensions such as clip-ins, sew-ins, glue-ins, and tape-ins only last for two months.

How to brush hair extensions?

If you’re planning to brush hair extensions, we recommend using a paddle brush or detangling hairbrush to untangle them easily. Make sure to brush them before and after use to maintain its quality. 

Benefits of wearing hair extensions

Add length, volume and instant gratification.

Can’t wait for your hair to grow? Worry not, hair extensions can give you instant length, usually from about 12 to 22 inches depending on the type you want. Moreover, people with thin and fine hair can also benefit from hair extensions. By using these, your hair can look thick and natural!

Boosts your confidence

Wearing a hair extension can give you a more refined and attractive look. Not only that but adding length and volume to your hair can also make you look younger. By applying this extension, you can sprinkle glamour to your appearance just by adding a few inches to your hair.

Experiment with different hairstyles.

Using a hair extension, the possibilities are endless. If you’re looking to add  ‘wow’ factor to your hairstyle without causing any damage to your hair, then this is a safe option you can do!

Easy maintenance

Once you are done with the application, hair extensions will begin to feel like your natural hair and daily maintenance will be easy for you.