TAPE-IN / FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:
Where does the hair come from? Our hair is 100% Remy human hair from India, the hair extensions are made in china.
Is it Human Hair? Our extensions are 100% Remy human hair, meaning the cuticle is in tact and the hair is placed with the cuticle all facing the same direction. Benefits to this are minimal matting and tangling.
Can you blow dry, curl and straighten the hair? Concentrated heat is NOT recommended and heat applied to the tab can make the adhesive tacky. However, do treat your new hair just as you would your own. Curl it, straighten it and most of all, enjoy it!
What products can be used in the hair? We suggest that clients use what their professional stylist recommend and products that do not contain alcohol, ethanol or oil. Also, be careful when using heavy conditioners to make sure you do NOT apply conditioner at the scalp or tape tabs but rather just to the ends.
Can you color the hair extensions? There are currently 10 colors that we carry in stock. When applying color make sure to keep all color away from the adhesive tape. To create a more platinum blonde you can apply a toner to the 613 or 24. We do not recommend more than 2 levels.
Can roots be retouched while the extensions are in the hair? Yes roots can be retouched again and again just keep in mind to stay away from the tape tabs and make sure you keep the color off of the tab.
How long do the Tape In Hair Extensions last? Depends on your hair growth. However, typically 6-8 weeks from your initial appointment and then you will need to to get your extensions moved up. This is recommended to eliminate tangle, frizz and matting and ensures the hair extensions always look and feel fresh and close to the scalp. The hair can be reapplied up to about 2 times.
How do I remove the Hair Extensions? Begin by starting at the nape of the neck and section out. Apply Tape-In Remover and wait a few minutes. Once the Tape-In remover has soaked into the weft, pull the adhesive strips apart and slide them out of the hair. Repeat working up the back of the head then to the sides until all the wefts are removed.
Can I reuse the Hair Extensions? Yes, the suggested time you may re-use is 2 times. After that new hair purchase is recommended and usually necessary.
How much do they cost? We price according to volume purchased, length and color.
How many pieces come in a pack? 20 pieces in each pack and a min 2 packs recommended for a full head.
How many packs does it take to do a full head? We recommend and suggest that it takes 2 packs depending on your customers existing hair density and what you are trying to create. Keep in mind number of packs may also vary based upon how many colors are in your existing hair that you are trying to match.
What lengths are available?
What textures are available? We offer “Silky Straight” or “Body Wave” Tape-in hair extensions.
Do's and Don'ts: Ensure your hair extensions last for as long as possible and stay looking Fabulous by following these simple recommendations.
DO treat your new hair just as you would your own. Curl it, straighten it and most of all, enjoy it!
DO brush your hair removing tangles before washing. Always start at the bottom and work your way up. Put shampoo/conditioner in the palm of your hands and run the hair in one direction away from the tape of your hair extensions because you could accidentally pull them out.
DO use an approved good quality shampoo and conditioner when washing your hair extensions. (before washing wait 48 hours) Check the ingredients list and make sure it does not contain alcohol. Your stylist will give you some recommendations.
DO braid your hair when sleeping this will reduce your chances of tangles.
DO wear your hair up or in a ponytail / braid when swimming and exercising and be sure to wash your hair after these activities. Hair does tangle when sweat and dirt build up.
DO keep your follow up appointment recommended by your stylist to make sure your hair extensions are preforming like they should. Also, make sure you keep your 6-8 weeks appointment to get your extensions moved up.
DO NOT wash your hair for 48 hours, washing your hair will not let the tape set. Avoid washing hair upside down in the sink or scrunching on top of your head.
DO NOT brush your hair extensions when your hair is wet and never sleep on wet hair. Wet hair will tangle and mat and could cause your natural hair to get broken or pulled out.
DO NOT put heat directly on your tape. When styling your hair, turn the setting a notch or two down on your blow dryer and flat iron, heat causes the adhesive to release.
DO NOT use serums, they will cause your extensions to slip.