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Hair Extension Guide

Hair Extension Guide

The best hair extensions are those that blend in well with your hair and density along with fitting your lifestyle. These methods below can create length, thickness, correct haircuts, and add pops of fun color without coloring your own hair.

Remy hair just means that the cuticle is facing all in the same direction (just like your own hair). These methods can be mixed and matched according to existing length and density and desired result. Our extension specialists customizes every look to fit each clients lifestyle, needs, and hair type.

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Clip Ins

These are your gateway extensions for adding thickness and length. They’re barrettes with hair attached, which makes them super user-friendly. A perfect option if you are looking for a weekend or one-day-only look. Be careful not to wear these too often or when sleeping as they can cause traction alopecia (hair loss is specific spots. The cost range from $200-$450. Application in less than 15minutes. They come in lengths 16″-26″.

Weft or Sew-In

Wefts add instant length and fullness and are the perfect option for those who have shoulder length or longer locks that want to experience gorgeous thicker hair. With the weft hair extensions, middle and low ponytails are worn comfortably. Not the best for fine hair as you need hair on top to cover weft. Tiny beads are attached to natural hair, and the weft is sewn into the attachments. This method costs $700- $1500. Touch-ups are due every six weeks and range from $150-$425 depending on how many rows of wefts. Weft can last up to 12 months with proper care. Length ranges from 16″-24″, and the application can take up to 3 hours.

Refined Beauty Hair Extensions Naperville IL
Refined Beauty Hair Extensions Naperville IL

K-Tips

Perfect option for low Maintenance and fine hair textures. Super small, and light weight. Hair can be worn up in a high ponytail with no traces of visible extensions. Hair must be brushed twice a day to keep twisting and matting away. Hair is worn for up to four months and is not reusable. Hair is bonded into the hair with a low-temperature heating tool that softens the keratin bond around the matching density of your hair (roughly 20 strands of your hair to one bond). The cost range from $300-$1500. The application can take up to 5 hours.

I-Tips

This method is a strand-by-strand application without using heat or glue. I-Tips are an especially great application for those with thinning hair around their hairline. Touch-ups are every seven weeks and last up to 8 months. The application can take up to 4 hours. Cost ranges from $275- $1500 depending on length, density, and color options. Length varies from 16″-24″.

Refined Beauty Hair Extensions Naperville IL
Refined Beauty Hair Extensions Naperville IL

Tape-Ins

These flat 2″ wide extension pieces are bonded together in your hair with medical-grade tape. They last unto eight months with proper care and need to be pushed up every 7weeks to ensure the good health of your natural hair. Hair can be worn in a low ponytail and are an excellent option for short layered natural hair. Length ranges from 14″-24″. Cost ranges from $340- $1350 depending on length, color, and density.



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