There are no masters who would have mastered all the technologies of hair extension. Usually the salon offers up to 3 technologies, and customers independently or together with the master choose the appropriate methods. Let's show the differences between African and capsular (Italian) hair extensions.
Hair pieces: African variant of the lengthening of the hair.
If you are visually familiar with the concept of "Catherine twist", "Eight", "Gofre", then you understand what it is about. Afro hair extensions implies the creation kanekalonovykh small pigtails, pony-fibers (with rounded free ends), zigzag-like curls, giving a special basal pomp hairstyle.
The technology eliminates the thermal effect on the hair. Plaited tight braids of their own hair, and subsequently sewn to them overhead tresses. Fixation is possible with the help of tying ribbons.
Advantages of the method.
- Hair is not exposed to contact with glue, thermal gun, capsules and forceps.
- Eliminates the use of special tools when building.
- Firmly attached strands are not afraid of water and hair care products.
- The procedure takes about 2 hours.
- Suitable for strong hair with thickened structure.
- After 1.5-2 months, the correction is performed, since, in addition to visual disorder on the head, creases can appear on their own strands. Again the braid on which again the removed tresses join is braided.
- Part of hairstyles with such weaving is not available.
Capsule: an Italian method of building.
The Italian method of hair extension, very popular with clients from London, refers to the methods of hot extension. Attachment of donor and own strands occurs with the help of keratin resin, drip applied to the donor strands. During the fixation period, the capsule is heated with thermal forceps, providing a reliable connection of two separate strands. It is desirable to perform the procedure with a tool having a temperature sensor.
Advantages of the method.
- A longer period of wearing donor material (up to 3-6 months).
- Hair does not deteriorate, as the temperature of the working surfaces of the tool is 190C. for comparison: twisting and straightening devices for hair are heated to 200-230C.
- Connections are not visible and only slightly palpable with your fingers.
- Any hairstyles are allowed, including lifting the hair to form a ponytail, shells.
- Removal of capsules is performed after their softening with a special liquid and mechanical breaking of the clamps with tongs. Own hair does not suffer.
- The procedure takes about 4 hours.
- Do not allow oily compositions of masks, alcohol compounds to get on the hair.
- It is necessary to use special sulfate-free shampoos, wash your hair in the shower, sleep with a braided braid.
- Skipping the correction, you can get a tuft of hair.
On the site uashophair.com it is offered to buy material for capsule building, the nuances of technology are described, answers to topical questions of visitors of the online store are given.