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Human hair extensions, does country of origin matter?

Human hair extensions, does country of origin matter?

In the early days, virgin/remy hair companies were few and far between compared to today. Now we have so much choice in terms of vendors, buying hair can be a daunting task, especially if you’re not a seasoned weave wearer.

The hair extensions industry, just like any other is constantly changing. If you’re not privy to hair extensions in general it's easy to get lost in the fast pace of it all. A prime example of how fast the industry can move can be seen with the  ‘country of origin’ trend. When 'Brazilian' hair extensions first came along, it was the...


How many types of wigs are there?

How many types of wigs are there?

When looking for a wig, the main questions you should consider is ‘what type of wig do I want?’ and ‘what’s going to work for me and the look I’m trying to achieve?’

There are 6 main types of wigs (there may be more out there but these are the most popular).

  1. Half head wig or the ‘instant weave’ These are made to be worn behind your hairline to add length and fullness. There’s usually a large comb on the inside at the very top for extra grip and the rest of the unit is wefted.

Do's & Don'ts for Protective Styling

Do's & Don'ts for Protective Styling

Before we get into the do's and don'ts, let's break down what a protective style actually is...

A protective style is a low maintenance hairstyle that keeps your hair 'protected' from constant manipulation or anything that can be damaging such as heat etc. Protecting your hair is beneficial for healthy, strong hair and can also ensure length retention.

So, now we've got that out of the way, lets get into the Do's and Don'ts.....

Do protect the ends of your hair
As the ends of your hair are the oldest, they require the most TLC. By wearing a protective style you not...