Thinking about getting extensions but not sure where to start? Most people are hesitant to explore their options of extensions because they have heard stories of them causing hair loss. Hair loss is possible when wearing extensions but can only happen if they are left in for a long period of time without proper maintenance and upkeep. Certain extensions such as sew ins will start to pull on the hair and scalp that it is attached to and overtime the hair starts to fall out. It is also possible to have seen bad extension applications on the internet where the hair or clip in extension is visible. This most likely is do to improper insertion of the extension. However, when the extensions are put in correctly it will look effortless and blend with your natural hair. To avoid a bad extension job and to ease any uncertainty about the process it is best to do research before making your appointment or spending a fortune on extensions that are not the right ones for you. Some good things to research would be the different types of extensions, the effects they have in your hair, and the up keep they require.
In video one Luxy Hair will discuss common misconceptions about hair extensions such as them causing hair loss, the extensions being visible in the hair, and them not matching your natural hair.
Follow it up with video two by saaamage who talks about 5 of the most popular extension applications and her preferred brands! Make sure to always read reviews if buying your own extensions! It is also important that if you are having someone put the extensions in for you that you make an appointment with a trained and licenses professional to do so.