It is easy to become bored and frustrated with you natural locks, especially when they are short in length. Hair extensions are a great idea to help innovate your style and form a new look. Styling can be done in numerous ways and with extensions you have even more choice on which techniques you can select from. With extra length, thickness and colour you can transform your look completely in a few easy steps.
You can alter your additional locks with a splash of colour; this is a great way to change your look in a flash. A hint of colour can be added without ruining your own hair. With a multitude of shades to choose from you will not fall short of ideas. Whether you wish to stick to natural tones or opt for a vibrant, standout colour, it is an easy transformation.
Straightening irons are an essential for most women as it is uncommon to have poker-straight hair all day, everyday. The most efficient way to obtain a perfectly straight look with your extensions is to straighten them separately (as long as hair is detachable) and then attach them. Irons come in a range of styles and settings to allow you to adjust the heat. It is usually not necessary to use the top heat in order to create long lasting straightness so try using a temperature of around 160 - 180 degrees.
There a huge variety of ways to produce perfect hair. Whether you are looking for ringlets, waves or something in-between they are simple to create. By using curling tongs, rollers or pins, you can create many different styles. With a range of techniques to choose from, there is something to suit everybody, so you have no excuse for not being able to create some glamorous Hollywood curls or California waves.
Blow drying can leave you with long lasting results if you do it right. To create a salon perfect blow dry, use a radial/round brush and wrap your damp hair around the brush to create luscious curls, when it is nearly dry, use the cold heat setting on the blow dryer to set the curl in place. Depending on the way you brush your locks during the drying process, you can choose which style you desire, whether it is bouncy curls or smooth and sleek.
All of these techniques are potentially damaging so to ensure your hair stays sleek and healthy, apply heat protection products before and during applying heat.