Feb 01,2019

10 common questions about hair extensions

Despite the fact that there are hundreds of hair extension type but finding the most suitable type for your hair is another complicated story. There must be a lot of question that you want to know but hesitate to ask the hairstylists because they sound “silly” (?!) and you can only search on the Internet to find out the answer. Thoroughly understand that, today we are discussing 10 frequent questions about hair extensions, stay tuned and figure them out!


  • Could hair extension damage your hair?

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This is the most common question when it comes to hair extensions. It seems like a prejudice that hair extension means using hot tool, sitting in the hair salon for hours and combine your hair with alien materials like rings or tape, etc. Those kinds of things must freak all of us out! However it is the old image of the  hair extension. Nowadays, with the development of hair industry, the answer for your question is a big NO! In fact, hair extensions could require more hair care than usual but have no way to damage your hair because it is designed to blend and protect your hair. We recommend daily care, along with a little extra care on a weekly basis. We also recommend that you thoroughly inspect your attachments every five to seven weeks, both in order to enable you to enjoy your hair as long as possible, but also to avoid tangled attachments.

  1. What is the best remy hair extensions?

Human remy hair could be considered as the most suitable materials to make hair extension but the human remy hair extension could come from many countries in the world like China, Vietnam, Brazil, Italy, etc. There’re a lot of questions vietnam hair extensions because Vietnam is the new human hair provider in the market. However, the quality of Vietnam hair, from the feedback of many customers, is good enough to satisfy all your demand. With soft, shining but strong fibers, reasonable price along with variety of colour, length and texture, Vietnam hair extension is your great choice!

  1. Which colour should I choose?

It is a real challenge that choosing the right colour of your hair extension. If you have bright skin tone, you can use any shade you want, but what if your are black, yellow or mix? The safe choice for you is that you should choose the colour of hair extension close to your natural colour, it could be brighter or darker. In the case that you want a full lace wig to change totally your hair colour, some shades are suitable for tanned, black girl: dark cinnamon, dark brown or light brown, reddish brown or wood brown and for yellow girls, some shades like charcoal, chestnut, reddish brown are very trendy and suitable. Yellow skin tone should avoid lavender, violet shade because it can make you look like sick.

  1. What method I should choose?

Tip hair extension, tape in, clip in, full lace wig, lace frontal, etc which is the most suitable for you? That’s a tough question. Before you attach your hair extensions, however, it may be a good idea to think about what your everyday life looks and what the purpose of your hair extensions is. For example, you are in hectic lifestyle, clip in must the your be your best choice, but if you are a sports girl, tape in works best for you, or your hair is coarse, so tip hair extension will support you most.

  1. Could I apply hair extension myself?

This is also the common question because having an appointment with hair stylists, spending hours and hair salons and spend a huge amount of money for installation could be unacceptable for many women. The answer is yes with certain types of hair extension like tape in, clip in or wig but for tip hair extension, it is highly recommend for you  to go to hair salons.

  1.  How much do human hair extension cost?
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Basically, human hair extension is much more expensive than synthetic one but it is the right investment. Comparing to synthetic hair extension, human hair one has longer life expectancy, easy maintenance and blend with your natural hair better. You can style human hair extension variously which is unable for synthetic one. In the long term, human hair extension help you to save a lot of money. The price of human hair extension depends on the length, weight and colour, if you want to know about the price, please visit: oscarhair.com.vn

  1. What are the hair care products for hair extensions?

The human hair extension is not nourished by the scalp, it is the dead hair so hair care is very important for hair extension to maintain the shining look and also the longevity of the product. It is advisable to use mild shampoo with sulfate free to wash the hair extension because if there is any damage happen, hair extension couldn’t grow again like your natural hair. Hair conditioner of hair extension should be in natural base like olive oil, coconut oil, almond oil or argan oil, these kinds of hair conditioner are light enough not to cause your hair sit flat. Keep in mind that by taking care of your extensions, you’re also taking care of your natural hair. A winning idea.

  1. How long and thick does my hair need to be?

In order to make make sure your extensions transition nicely from your normal hair, we recommend that you have at least ten centimeters of natural hair. If you already have long hair, don’t despair. Hair extensions will give your hair new life. If your hair is thin, using tape in hair extension or wig is appropriate for you because your hair might be not thick enough to cover the bonds of tip hair extension or clip in. You should also be careful of the suitable amount of hair you apply, if too much, your scalp will suffer and may cause breakage to your natural hair.

  1. What is the best way to shower with hair extension?

There are 3 things you need to remember before going to the bathroom to wash your hair:

  • Never forget to comb hair extension first. A detangling hair could be easier to remove the dirt and avoid damage to hair extension.
  • Never apply the hair conditioner on the bonds. Otherwise, your hair color trend could be looser and fall out gradually.
  • Dry the root and the bonds first. Blow drying might be not highly recommend for hair extension but the root and the bonds need to be dry quickly because excess water also can weaken your hair extension bonds.
  1. How long will my hair extension last?

The longevity of hair extension depends on many factor: hair quality, trustful providers, hair extension attachment method. your habit, climate etc. On average, permanent extensions can last up to 2 years, and semi-permanent between 8 weeks and 10 weeks.

All in all, these 10 common questions about hair extensions, hopefully, could help “detangle” your worry. If you have other questions, please call us Whatsapp +84936164010 or fanpage OSCAR HAIR!