Hair extensions are a great way to transform your hair into a more appealing look. They are great for adding volume and/or length, and can also be used as a protective style. When it comes to deciding whether or not you should get extensions, there are things to consider. In this article, I will give you advice on how to determine if hair extensions are a good option for you.
Determine your Hair Type It is important that you know what your hair type is. Knowing your type will make it easier for you when selecting which hair extension is best for you. To learn how to figure out what your hair type is, please refer to my article: Discover your Hair Type.
Understand your Hair Needs Once you understand what your hair type is, you should figure out what your needs are. Do you want to install hair extensions because your hair is thinning and you need volume? Do you want a longer length, or are you simply looking to have a temporary change of hair color? Once you figure this part out, you can continue on with the next step.
Prepare for you Install Preparation is key to figuring out what the best options are for you. There are several things you should consider when deciding. For more information on this, please read my article: 4 Steps to Prepare for your Hair Extensions.
Maintain your natural hair So you’ve decided that hair extensions are the perfect option for your needs. Now you must understand how to care for them. Below, is an outline of proper maintenance according to the hair extension you choose:
For more information on how to care for your faux tresses, see my articles: How to Care for your Hair Extensions in Warm Weatherand How to Care for your Hair Extensions in Cold Weather.