Celebrities and pop stars from all walks of life in London and around the world are often seen sporting short, pixie-cut hairstyles for one event and long, straight hair for another. Clip-in hair extensions make it possible to change your hairstyle every day. You don't have to know much about extensions before you can show off Ellie Goulding and Gigi Hadid.
It can be difficult to attach extensions and maintain them, especially if your goal is to do it yourself. If you're thinking of turning your bob into a flowing Rapunzel, then read on to learn how to attach person hair bundles in the best way possible and keep them looking great for as long time as you can.
Choose your hair extensions carefully
Clip-in hair extensions are the best choice when it comes to DIY attachment. These extensions are quick and easy to attach. You should choose extensions that match your natural hairstyle as closely as possible. Extensions made from real human hair are best as they look natural and last longer. This makes it easy to create different styles.
How to wear your extensions
Once you've colored and trimmed your extensions to suit your style, it's time to attach them to your hair. You will need to cut your natural hair into layers. Extensions should be attached to the top layer of your hair first, then work your way up. These are the steps you can use to clip your hair yourself.
- Lightly brush the roots of your hair where you'll clip the extensions and then finish the job with a light hairspray.
- You can then clip the extensions at an uneven, slightly slanted angle. It will not blend with your natural hair if it is cut straight.
- After the extensions have been clipped in, you can brush your hair gently to allow them to fall naturally into your layers. You can curl your hair or straighten it if you wish.