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Hair Extension Questions

Jaclyn, on July 23, 2021 at 11:36 AM Posted in Hair and Makeup 0 7
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I have pretty thin hair that doesn't hold a curl very well or long. I have never had extensions before but I think I want to for the wedding cause I'm afraid my hair will fall flat quickly. What is the best type of extensions to get? I am not looking to get it super long I just want to make sure my hair has volume and looks full and will hold curls longer. And how long before the wedding should I get the extensions put in? And how long do they usually last? Thanks in advance for your help and advice!

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Latest activity by Brianna, on July 29, 2021 at 11:40 AM
  • Lauren
    Expert July 2021
    Lauren ·
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    You can do quality clip in extensions. Your local beauty supply can color match you. If you have a popcorn beauty by you that is the store everyone by me uses
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  • Ariel
    Devoted October 2021
    Ariel ·
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    I agree get Clip ins. They’re easy and affordable. Also talk to your hair stylist. She probably has recommendations.
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  • Nicole
    Master September 2020
    Nicole ·
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    I have similar hair and I bought clip-in extensions. The clip-ins are great because they can be used time and time again. I used mine for our engagement shoot, our wedding ceremony, our adventure shoot, and even for a few events in the last couple of years.

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  • Pirate & 60s Bride
    Legend March 2017
    Pirate & 60s Bride ·
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    My stylist did tape-in extensions two weeks before the wedding and they worked great! They lasted about five weeks then I wanted them out. I would suggest getting the take-in kind about two weeks before your wedding so they can grow out just a bit and also you’ll have time to remove or adjust any if they accidentally show.
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  • Claudia
    Beginner April 2022
    Claudia ·
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    I wear clip in and love them! They look super natural.
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  • Kristiana
    Just Said Yes October 2021
    Kristiana ·
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    Another trick is to pin up your curls and leave them there as loooong as possible to cool down completely . If your budget is tight, clip in extensions are a great way to add some fullness. Make sure they are Remy- that means the cuticle is intact and will be healthy, natural hair as well as having the cuticle facing the same direction to avoid snagging or damage.

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  • Brianna
    Just Said Yes January 2022
    Brianna ·
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    Also, after you wash your hair and blow dry it, take a headband and wrap your hair all the way around. Leave for a couple hours or overnight. Take it out separate the curls and spray!
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