How long do the extensions last?
8-10 weeks varying on the client's hair growth. This is recommended to eliminate matting, frizzing and tangling and ensures the extensions are always fresh and close to the scalp. They can be reapplied up to 3 times for a total of about 6-8 months of wear.
Where does the hair come from?
Hothead's hair extensions are 100% Remy human hair from India. The extension itself is hand made in China.
Is it human hair?
Hotheads regular extensions are 100% Remy human hair, meaning the cuticle is intact and the hair is placed with the cuticles all facing the same direction. Benefits to this are no matting, tangling or short hair returns. Hothead's fantasy colour is a blend of temperature safe synthetic and human hair. Bright colours typically have drastic fading within one or two shampoos and this blend allows the colours to remain vibrant. This product can be ironed and blown out like regular human hair products.
Can you colour it?
There are 22 colours that can be blended to create up to 500 different shades. We recommend not colouring your extensions; please keep in mind colouring extensions will void their warranty.
Can you iron, curl or blow dry the hair?
Yes, roots can be retouched. It is recommended roots to be done 24 to 48 hours prior to application. If roots need to be done between extension services and there is enough new growth we suggest doing a partial retouch along the hairline. Keep in mind chemicals in the hair can compromise the adhesive bands
Can roots be retouched while the extensions are in the hair?
Yes, roots can be retouched. It is recommended roots to be done 24 to 48 hours prior to application. If roots need to be done between extension services and there is enough new growth we suggest doing a partial retouch along the hairline. Keep in mind chemicals in the hair can compromise the adhesive bands.
Can I swim, exercise or go in the sauna?
Swimming- Clients are able to swim. We recommend applying and leaving in a small amount of Bumble and Bumble conditioner prior to swimming. This nourishes the hair and allows it to absorb the moisture and also prevents the hair from absorbing harmful elements such as chlorine and minerals. Exercise and Sauna â€“ Hair tangles when dirt and sweat build up so we advise you to wear your hair in a ponytail when exercising or relaxing in a sauna. Please make sure to wash your hair after working out and brushing before and after exercise.
How do I remove them?
We strongly advise that you don't attempt to remove your own Hothead extensions and to come back to Mousy Browns so your licensed Hothead extension specialist can safely remove them.
Can I reuse them?
Yes, the suggested re-use is up to 3 times. After 3 uses additional new hair will need to be purchased.
How many come in a pack?
There are 20 strands in each full pack that make 10 complete extensions. Fantasy packs contain 12 strands that make 6 complete extensions.
How many packs does it take to do a full head?
On average it should take 2 packs to create the desired length and volume. Keep in mind that the number of packs may also vary based upon the amount of colours that are needed to match your existing hair colour.
Do you offer different textures?
Hothead's hair extensions come in body wave, the hair can be worn straight or wavy. They also offer slightly textured hair- The texture collection which is designed to blend more naturally with ethnic types.