Hair extensions feel almost as if they are a part of our actual hair. But hair extensions have been subject to strong chemicals to make them more durable and robust. This makes the extensions go dry and tough pretty easily. You will always have to use various products and a lot of styling to make them look good. All you can do is, follow one of the procedures that we have brought for your today to make them softer and shiny.
After any of these treatments, your hair or extensions will never be hard or rough. Any of these procedures will ensure to have a good hair day and a salon-like feel for your hair every time.
Make your extensions soft with these hair treatments:
Rest your head or detachable hair extensions in the warm water for about 30 minutes to an hour. Dab them dry, comb them out and style them as you like. The warm water will make the hair strand softer and easy to style.
:Make a hot oil treatment at home to treat your hair extensions. Take the olive oil and avocado oil, mix a few teaspoons of each and place it in a bowl. Heat the oils in a microwave or a hot water bath. Now wet the hair extensions and your natural hair and apply the hot oils into them. Avoid the scalp if you have sensitive skin. Leave the treatment into the hair extensions for about 30 minutes then rinse them off with warm water.
Use your regular conditioner to soften your extensions. After you shampoo your hair and the hair extensions, damp them with a towel and apply conditioner to the hair. Avoid the roots of the hair from the conditioner. In about 10 minutes, rinse your head off of the conditioner you used.
Another homemade way of protecting and softening your extensions is Avocado and yogurt. Make a mask and apply it to the hair extensions. Follow the below-given process for making this mask:
- Take a ripe avocado and mash it.
- Now take 2 tbsp of yogurt and blend them well.
- Apply this hair mask on your hair extensions and leave it to rest for 15 minutes.
- Remove the mask and shampoo your hair as usual.
A mix of honey and olive oil will provide your hair extensions with the right nutrition to soften them out. Take 2 tbsp of each honey and olive oil and mix them well in a bowl. Now apply this mixture to the hair extensions and massage it well. After about 10 to 15 minutes, rinse it out with warm water.
The above-listed treatments can help you make your hair extensions feel like your natural hair. Using any of these methods, you can have the free will to style your hair as per your liking. You will not have to bother about any damage.