The first thing you should pay attention to – quality donor curls. The client expects from the hairdresser good material for building and professional work. Therefore, when buying strands, you can trust only proven online stores that sell good products. After joining the new hair strands last should not change their appearance (color and structure) in the process of wearing, washing, thermal procedures.
What to look for when buying hair extensions.
1. Slavic hair is the best choice among other options. They have a smooth color structure, no split ends. In contrast to the Asian, they have lower stiffness and a good degree of styling. In cheap analogs, the hair is lubricated with silicone, which prevents easy thermal styling, when from smooth strands you want to get curly curls. They are not suitable for partial toning or full color.
2. The option of joining the hair will determine the type of material. We list how they differ from each other.
- When a hot technology out strands with keratinocyte capsules. You can also buy a semi-finished product − a slice, on which the hairdresser will attach the capsules with the help of a card. The correction is performed in 2-3-month period: perenashivanie donor material dangerously abundant loss of their own hair. The average number of strands is 120 pieces, for a natural perception of the color is selected under the shade of the roots of the hair of the customer. The second thermal method involves the application of hot resin from an adhesive gun, followed by the formation of fixing balls.
- Cold Spanish build-up is offered with glue (due to the whitish glue is well suited for blondes and light brown-haired women), when using rings. There is no thermal effect, which suits those who are afraid of accidental overheating of the hair. Removal requires experience, otherwise the hair can get damaged. A more advanced French method is the use of Rueber glue, in which a dye is added to achieve a shade matching the color of your own hair. The disadvantage is that the hair should not fall under the action of water, steam.
- Build-up with strips. They are fastened in 10 places strips 9 cm wide. Fixation to your own hair is carried out by keratin encapsulation or using beads. The strips are worn for 12 months, the adjustment is performed every 2 months.
- Japanese extension rings made of metal-ceramic beads. Feature – selection of clamps under the hair, which allows you to hide the point of connection of the donor material and its own hair. Correction can be done in 4 months.
- Tape connection strands convenient quick donning and removal. When removing the adhesive is softened with liquid, and then its layer is updated. The advantage is the close location to the roots: it is enough to retreat only 1 mm to start gluing strands.
Artificial strands produced on the basis of seaweed can cause contact allergies and adversely affect your own hair. Those who are still set to save significantly and choose curls from kanekalon, it is desirable to make an allergic test for susceptibility in advance.
Buying strands for hair extensions, the master should know the differences of the proposed methods, own different technologies of work and be able to navigate among the types of donor material.