Our guide is to help maintain your natural hair with tips to prolong your hair extensions however, you may find other methods not mentioned here that will work best for you. Feel free to pick and adapt to ideas and tricks that will benefit you with hair growth and good hair extension maintenance.
Before installing any hair extensions deep condition with a good quality deep conditioning hair mask a few days before your install.
If you suffer from dry scalp ensure your scalp is properly clean and lubricated with a light oil, depending on the keep time you decide to wear your extensions periodically oil your scalp using nozzle applicator. You can, combine your favourite oils like castor oil with lavender essential, use when needed.
For partial sew-in, please be mindful of your leave out. Whether your hair is relaxed or natural ensure your hair is hydrated and moisturized.
Try to use less heat this will prevent heat damage, if you find your natural hair is difficult to blend with your hair extensions, why not try a closure top piece this will cut your time in half when styling your hair, plus protects your leave-out from heat, environmental and neglect damage.
When removing your hair extensions be careful not to cut your own hair, go a professional or someone you can trust to remove your hair extension not to cut your hair or your extensions into small pieces.
Support your hair with vitamins and minerals this is a must for hair growth, strength, hair loss prevention. There is a range of hair supplements available please research or see your medical practitioner before using and advise.
Drink water our hair needs it.
Wear a silk/satin scarf or bonnet to cover your hair, cotton pillows can dry your hair out by absorbing the hairs natural oils and moisture. Silk pillows will stop hair breakage, prevent wrinkles and breakouts.
After removing your hair extensions be sure to detangle your hair with a wide tooth comb before cleansing. It's best to use a clarifying shampoo for your first shampoo to remove any build up. Always use a hydrating deep conditioning hair mask, deep condition for a minimum 30 minutes before rinsing with luck warm water.
Air dry or blow dry in a low heat setting
Style your natural hair as desired.
Raw and high-grade hair requires less maintenance if you follow these simple steps you will have hassle-free hair.
Detangle with a wide tooth comb or paddle brush every other day, starting from the ends and work your way up to top, don’t be afraid to comb at the root of the tracks.
Shampoo once every two weeks depending on your lifestyle you may want to wash less or more.
Use a good quality shampoo and conditioner
Never sleep with wet hair, allow the hair to air dry before going to bed.
If you prefer to use heat make sure you use a heat protectant beforehand.
Tie your hair extensions up or a loose plait before going to bed, don't forget to wear your satin head scarf or sleep on a silk pillow.
Use a small amount of hair serum when needed to add shine and help with fly aways.
Most of all treat your hair with care.
We offer suggestions and will not be liable for any damages due to following these recommendations please do your own research and apply at your own discretion.