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Hair Extensions, Hand Tied Weft

Hand Tied Weft

Hand tied weft services have become a huge craze in the extension market; with few companies offering education or even the extensions themselves, the demand is growing. If you’re reading this blog, you’ve probably heard about our new Hand Tied Wefts and are hoping to learn more, or are deciding if you should be offering this service to build your business behind the chair? Whatever the case may be, we’ll tell you everything you need to know about our latest system. Well, let’s dive right in! 

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Clip in Hair Extensions, Fusion Hair Extensions, Hair Extensions, Tape-In Hair Extensions

Ponytail Placement Tips

If your client likes variety and utilizes ponytails, your job as a stylist is to know every little detail about how they plan to style their hair. Do they like high ponys? Middle? Low? Updos? Once they’ve established their desired hairstyles, start mapping out the head. It’s important to know where the extensions will end up before you begin the application for a number of reasons: To know how many extensions will be needed, how to create the desired look, and an organized layout means more comfort.

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Re-Taping
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Hair Extensions, Tape-In Hair Extensions, Uncategorized

Re-Taping Tape-In Hair Extensions

The best part about Tape-Ins is that they can be reused up to 3 times! The key to making them last are the follow-up appointments, every 6-8 weeks. During these move-up appointments, you’ll be removing, and re-taping Tape-In Hair Extensions. It’s a simple process, but if done improperly can cause slippage. That’s why we’re going to give you a step-by-step on the proper Aqua technique!

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Hair Extensions Changing Color
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Hair Care Tips, Hair Extensions

Hair Extensions Changing Color?

It’s officially Summer, so you know what that means… Beaches, pools, and fun in the sun! Unfortunately for some, you might experience your hair extensions changing color. Don’t freak out just yet! We’re about to tell you why this might be happening, and how to fix it.

This problem is more common than you may think, and most of the causes are avoidable, or reversible. The 4 primary suspects are hard water, chlorine, saltwater, and sun exposure.

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Bond Cutting Pliers
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Fusion Hair Extensions, Hair Extensions

How To Use Bond Cutting Pliers

As a hairstylist, flexibility is crucial. With every client that comes in, there will be new challenges to face. That goes especially for your hair extension clients. When someone sits in your chair, always take into consideration their hair type: Is it thick, thin or medium? Depending on the answer, you may need to customize their keratin fusion bonds with Bond Cutting Pliers.

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Cost of Initial Service and Maintenance
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Cylinder Extensions, Fusion Hair Extensions, Hair Extensions, I-Tip Extensions, Micro Bead Hair Extensions, Tape-In Hair Extensions

Cost of Initial Service & Maintenance

The most common questions asked by new extension clients are “What does the initial service cost?” and “What does maintenance cost?” (Modern Salon Hair+Research 2017), and rightfully so- after all, for such a pricey investment, people are going to want to know what they are signing up for.

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Maintaining Hair Extensions
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Hair Care Tips, Hair Extensions

Maintaining Your Hair Extensions

Maintaining hair extensions involves way more than just going to the salon every few weeks (or months). That is- of course- if you want to get the most out of your extensions.

Since our extensions are made of 100% Remy Human Hair, most of our systems can be reused up to three applications if cared for correctly.

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art of the extensions
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Hair Extensions, Marketing

The Art of the Extensions Consultation

One of the first things we are taught in Hair School, is the consultation. The importance of the extensions consultation and how as stylists we must advise our clients on all their options. When it comes to extensions consultations, there are typically three different types of consultation clients: Those who want hair extensions, those who think they want extensions and those guests who have NO CLUE that extensions are an option for them.

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