A: It takes 2-3 hours for a first time installation. Move ups take 1 -1 1/2 hours.
A: If installed correctly hand tied extensions cause no pain however, the first 2-3 days after install your head may be a little tender.
A: Habit Extension Method is installed using beads and thread that create a base. The hand tied wefts are then sown to the base. The Tightline Method is similar except instead of using beads to create a base, a "tightline" or special type of braid is used to create the base
A: So, hand tied hair extensions actually refers to the type of hair extension that is being used, however there are several methods of application for hair extensions. I am currently certified in Habit Extension Method, and The Tightline Method. I am looking forward to taking more certifications in the future!
A: The hand tied extensions are taken out and moved up every 6-8 weeks. The actual hair itself can last up to a year if it is properly maintained and quality products are used.
A: Yes. I highly recommend you listen to the product suggestions made by your stylist. Hair extensions require very specific products to ensure maximum styling benefits as well as longevity of the hair.
A: Yes! As well as many other fun styles! Hand tied extensions are versatile. However, for the first two weeks after install, I recommend low buns and ponytails until your natural hair has grown in a little bit.
A: Yes! I recommend keeping your hair in a loose braid while swimming and brushing it with leave in conditioner afterwards. Blondes, pay special attention to rinsing your hair after the pool. The chemicals in the pool can discolor blonde hair.