You’ve been pouring over Pinterest and ogling Instagram searching for inspiration for your bridal hair and makeup. Finally, you think you’ve found the perfect hairstyle (or potential Styles!) After choosing a look, you may begin to wonder if you have enough hair to achieve it. This is when the possibility of using extensions becomes a question.
In order to help you navigate the world of extensions we will break down some of the different types to help you make your decision:
These types of extensions are bonded to your own hair and take about 4-6 hours to complete. As with any type of hair extension, you get what you pay for. The better the hair- the more expensive. These will need to be maintained about every 3-4 months.
Tape In Extensions:
Tape in extensions are much lower in price and much faster to apply taking only about 1-3 hours. However, they will need to be kept up about every 6-8 weeks depending on how quickly your hair grows.
Clip In or Halo Extensions:
Price : $95-$500
This is what we use most often with brides! They require zero commitment other than the cost and can be reused for years to come! In order for them to be used with heat tools you Must purchase extensions that are human hair or a synthetic blend meant to be used with heated tools and styling products. These extensions are mostly what you will see used on social media in hair styles and on models and celebrities. You probably have friends who are using them and you never knew it!
Below are the links to some of our favorite and most used clip in or halo style extensions as well as pictures of our Real Life brides who incorportated extensions into their styles.
There are many great companies and products available, so you have lots of choices. This will give you a starting point. Above all, if you think you might need extensions or you aren’t quite sure, just send us a photo of your hair and your inspiration hair photos and we can tell you!! Happy Pinteresting!!!