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Hair Extension Guide for Beginners?

Updated: Nov 13, 2023



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Are you tired of waiting for your hair to grow out naturally? do you crave those long luscious locks that seem unattainable? Well, look no further than hair extensions!


In this blog we will delve into the various types, applications, the installation process of hair extensions




A Guide For First Time Hair Extension Wearers


It's a pretty scary experience when getting your hair styled, colored, or cut by someone new for the first time, but when it's hair extensions, there is a new layer of anxiety added. And that is where this hair extension guide comes in handy.


Searching through Google, and looking through all the pictures on Instagram and Pinterest, but there is still no guarantee that you are choosing the right person for the job.



A lot of times we barely even knowing what it is that we are looking for as first timers. All we know is that you want longer, fuller hair.


It's hard enough figuring out what is the proper technique to ask for when its your first time or the right hair to choose, and it all can become overwhelming.



That's why Pure Luxury Beauty Studio is here. To help you navigate the lane of everything in the world of hair extensions. And to teach you the things to make you a hair extension pro. Not really a pro.... but you will at least be able to keep up when going through your hair extension consultation.




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. What Are Hair Extensions?


Hair extensions are hair pieces that are used to add length, volume and thickness to natural hair. They are typically made from either human hair or synthetic materials and come in various lengths, colors and textures to match different hair types.


Hair extensions can be applied professionally at a salon ordone at home with the right tools and guidance. When choosing the application method, consider factors such as your hair type, lifestyle, and desired result. some methods may be more compatible with certain hair types so it's essential toconsult with a professional or do thorough research before making a decision.



Types of Hair Extensions


Clip In Hair Extensions

Perfect for beginners, clip-in hair extensions are easy to use and require no professional assistance. these extensions come with small clips attached, allowing you to secure them to your natural hair for instant length and volume.


Tape In Hair Extensions

This type of hair extension involve attaching wefts of hair to your natural hair using a strong adhesive strip. Tape-in extensions offer a seamless and long-lasting result, blending seamlessly with your own hair.


Fusion Hair Extensions

Fusion hair extensions involve bonding individual strands of hair to yoru natural hair using a keratin-based adhesive. This method provides a natural look and allows for versatile styling options.


Sew In Hair Extensions

Also known as


weaves, sew-in extensions involve braiding your natural hair and sewing wefts of hair onto your braids. This method offers long lasting results and allows for various hairstyles.



Care and Maintenance Of Your Hair Extensions

To ensure the longevity and natural look of your hair extensions, proper care and maintenance are crucial. Here are some essential tips to keep in mind:


1. Brush your extensions regularly and gently using a wide-toothed comb or a boar bristle hair extension brush to prevent tangling and breakage.


2. Avoid using heat styling tools excessively on your extensions, as they can damage the hair fibers. If heat styling is necessary, use a heat protectant spray.


3. Wash your extensions with sulfate-free, gentle shampoos and conditioners, and avoid applying conditioner directly to the roots to prevent slippage.


4. Sleep with your hair in a loose braid or secure it in a silk or satin bonnet to prevent tangling and friction.


Hair extensions offer a transformative solution for those seeking longer, fuller hair. With various types and application methods available, there is an optionfor everyone. By following proper care and maintenance techniques, you can enjoy your hair extensions for an extended period while maintaining their natural look and feel. So, embrace the secret to stunning hair and unveil the world of Pure Luxury Beauty hair extensions today!








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