Keeping your 100% human hair clip in hair extensions in good condition and looking just as good as the day you took them out of the package can be done with minimal effort. If you complete four simple steps in the care of your human hair clip in hair extensions routinely your extensions will look healthier, more radiant and may even last longer. Here are 4 things you should do regularly to keep your 100 % human hair clip in hair extensions looking divine.
Forcing a comb or brush through tangles and knots can break the hairs of your clip in hair extensions leaving you with random short unwieldy and uneven strands of hair throughout your extensions. When you take the time to gently detangle your human hair clip in extensions you decrease the risk of long term damage. Use your fingers, a comb or a brush to slowly pick apart any portions of the extensions that appear to be stuck together. Give your human hair clip in hair extensions an added layer of protection by using a specially formulated detangling product before you begin the detangling process. Add a dab or spray a sheer mist of detangling product to your human hair clip in extensions to soften knots and tangles so they separate faster and with less effort.
Fill a bowl, sink or basin with cool water. Add a few drops of shampoo and your human hair clip in hair extensions then swish, rinse and repeat the process. Use shampoos created for color treated hair to help maintain the color of ombre, balayage or other colored clip in hair extensions. If your human hair clip in hair extensions are dry and frizzy use a moisturizing shampoo to give your extensions a boost in moisture.
Reverse the damage done by daily styling and exposure to the elements with a good conditioning treatment. Just like your own hair, 100% human hair clip in hair extensions that are dry and brittle or a little lifeless can be restored to full vitality with the use of a high quality conditioner. After giving your human hair clip in hair extensions a good wash squeeze them gently to remove any excess water. Lay them flat and apply a generous amount of conditioner from the clip to the ends of the extensions. Give your extensions a boost of deep conditioning power by covering them plastic and letting them sit for 10 to 20 minutes before rinsing.
After you’ve washed and dried your human hair clip in extensions dry them thoroughly using one of two methods. Dry them quickly using a hand held hair dryer. Place the heat setting of your hair dryer on high use a brush or comb to smooth or add curls or waves to your human hair clip in extensions. If you have time to spare allow your human hair clip in hair extensions to air dry. Lay your extensions flat or hang them in a well ventilated area to dry naturally.