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3 simple ways to choose authentic virgin hair

If you love hair extensions, then you’re probably a big fan of virgin hair. They’re durable, soft, and look completely natural. Unfortunately, because of this high demand for virgin hair, many sellers choose to market synthetic or mixed hair as virgin hair, tricking customers out of their hard-earned money. However, this doesn’t have to be you! By keeping just a few pointers in mind, you’ll be able to ensure that the hair that you’re buying is 100% authentic virgin hair. What exactly is virgin hair? Well, it’s exactly that - human hair that has never been processed in any way. There’s no bleaching, colouring or other chemical processing done to the hair. Virgin hair also refers to hair taken from...

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Crochet braids - the best protective style?

Though they first gained popularity in the 90’s, crochet braids have once again risen to fame as one of the trendiest styles today. Worn mostly by black women, crochet braids are often a favourite due to the clear advantages that they hold when it comes to installation, styling and maintenance. Simple but stunning and versatile, crochet braids are great for those who want to look fabulous while keeping their natural hair protected. Crochet braids are attached to cornrows by using a latch hook. Though it might sound complicated, it really isn’t! Unlike box braids and faux locks, crochet braids don’t take very long, and you don’t have to have any specific skills to install the style. This is one reason...

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How to look always look your best - even with damaged hair!

When choosing a hairstyle, you might usually place most of your focus on the look you’re going for or the event that you’re going to. For instance, you might want to try a more polished up-do for a wedding, or a tight low bun for a session at the gym. But how much do you think about the condition of your hair before deciding how to style it? Healthy hair is sure to look great in any style, but if you’ve managed to damage your hair somehow, certain styles may not be the best choice for a stunning effect. Too many heat-destroyed curls or frayed ends to make that high ponytail look good? Don’t panic! Though you may not always...

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