Extensions 101: What You Need to Know Before Removing your Extensions

Looking to rock a certain hairstyle, but you need a few extra inches to fully embrace the look? Well, we understand, and there is a simple solution: just add hair. Nowadays, you can try everything from a sewn-in hair instalment and weave in box-braid singles to clipping in natural-looking hair pieces. It can keep your look fun and fresh and gives you tons of options to play with.

As much as you may fall in love with your new look, it is important that you take care of your natural hair underneath your extensions to avoid any “uh-oh” moments next time you pay a visit to the salon. We know how important it is to take care of your natural hair after removing extensions properly.

Protect your natural hair

It feels great to add instant length and volume to hair with the help of hair extensions from Jadore Hair Supplies. But, applying the extensions is not the only thing you need to take care of.

Equal care should be taken while you remove them as it is a complicated procedure and if it is done without proper care and attention, then you may end up damaging your natural hair. Once you have worn the extension, do not keep it on for more than three months. This will help in protecting your natural hair and your extension as well.

There is a different procedure that needs to be followed for different extensions. Using these removal tips, you can protect your hair from getting damaged.

Clip in extensions

Clip in hair extensions are the easiest ones to be removed. All you need to do is to locate the clip and detach it from your hair. But, the hair extensions that are fixed using other methods like glues and threads might need some extra care to be taken.

Sewn in

The sewn in hair extensions can be removed by locating the thread using the extension that’s sewn in. Once it is located, cut the thread, and while cutting make sure that you don’t cut your hair by mistake. Then locate the other threads and follow the same procedure.

Glued in

Glued in extensions are the most complicated hair extensions and its removal process must be carried out under the supervision of an expert. First, apply some glue remover or dissolver near the areas where the extensions is fixed and gently scrub the base of the extensions with dissolver until you feel that it is loosening.

Once you have carried out the complete procedure all over the extensions carefully remove them out of your natural hair. If you feel that there are some more extensions dangling to your hair, then use a comb to remove the extensions from your natural hair.

Fusion extensions

If you have the cold or thermal fusion extensions, they require a special bond removal shampoo and conditioner. This procedure is similar to the glued in extensions removal procedure. Just apply the bond remover to the extension base all around your hair and let it sit there for a span of 10 minutes.

After the allotted time, you can use a wide toothed comb to gently remove the loosened extensions from your hair. Make sure that you shampoo you hair and condition it to restore its shape after the removal tips for are followed.

 

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