Hot Trend: Hair Extensions on the Cheap
First there was The Dry Bar. Then braid and bang bars started popping up. Now? Hair extensions only salons. We had to try one
• Braided sew-in. This is when a stylist cornrows your natural hair and then sews the extensions to the braids.
• Keratin tip. This is essentially an advanced way of gluing the extensions to small sections of hair.
• Micro-links. Think of this like clip-ins, except the clip is tiny and attaches to very small sections of hair.
• One-step weft. This is when the extensions are sewed onto small beads that have been attached at the roots of your hair.
I decided on the one-step weft process, because it only takes about an hour and is the least likely to damage hair since nothing is actually sewed or glued directly to your natural hair.
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