Brief history of hair extensions?

Hair extensions have been worn for many years originating from many parts of Africa when sheep skin, beads, sticks, and different forms of adornments where used to achieve different styles for tribal men and woman. Now due to the multicultural society in which we live the world has now seen the beauty of hair adornments using different materials to create a look of healthy hair by adding extensions or create a fashion statement by braiding hair using different natural products such as fibre, feathers, beads, wool and colourful threads. The trend of wearing hair extensions has greatly increased. This has caused extensive demanding hair extensions in every part of the world.

What are hair extensions?

Hair Extensions are pieces of hair that are added to your own hair by means of fusion (strand by strand), weaving, braiding, bonding, seamless, clips and more. There are many variations to all of these techniques. Extensions are usually applied by a stylist but many customers are doing this at home. Human hair extensions act the same as your own hair and can be cut, curled and styled any way you like.

Why use hair extensions?

People can achieve their dream of long hair by using hair extension. Hair extensions are amazing for who are not blessed with good growing hair. You can add length of your hair or a beautiful streak of colour. You can keep your hair healthy by practicing a pampering hair care in routine. You can give any length to your hair as you want up to about 26 inch-30 inch. Anything longer than this puts extra weight on your scalp which may lead to uneven pressure and damage to your own hair. The best looking hair extensions for average height women are usually around 24 inch.

What is Creative Hair's most recommended hair extension?

Remi goddess fusion and weft extension is Creative Hair’s preferred and best selling 100% human hair.

Which hair extensions are the most easiest to manage?

 Remi hair easier to manage than other types of human hair brilliant for holding curls, can be washed and blow-dried, Withstand high heat and chemical treatments. Remi hair can be premed, colour and bleached and with good maintenance can be re-used after 4-6 week of use as remi hair still retains its natural lustre and texture. Simple wash and reattach. Remi hair is a luxury item, due to the methods used to produce the hair; it is more expensive than other types of human hair extensions. However, when you consider what you get, we believe that it is well worth the money. It is strong, healthy, versatile and behaves just like your natural hair.

What hair extension application is right for me?

There are many different ways to apply hair extensions. Please see our Services Page for details on the different types of hair extension application methods we provide. Depending on how long you require the extensions down to your hair type will determine the type of application method which is best for you. If you require more information or advice or are simply not sure which application method you require then contact us to book a consultation. We are sure to have something to accomodate your needs.

What colour hair extensions should I choose?

When choosing a colour to match your own hair, choose a colour that matches your hair from the middle to the ends. Never buy hair the colour of your out growth as that is always darker. The blending of your hair on the bottom part is most important. We have many beautiful shades to choose from and also offer a free colour matching service to ensure your extensions look as natural as possible.

What types of products should I use?

Moisture is the most important thing. Please do not use products for oily hair or strippers that take out chlorine or product build up, these leave the hair dry and brittle. Use styling products that contain zero or low alcohol quantity. Products for dry hair are the best. We recommend using only our hair care products. Spray in conditioners and glossifiers are wonderful for the ends.

Can I swim and play sports with my new extensions?

During consultation we assess a client’s lifestyle and will match the best system to each client. For example any client who needs to wash their hair every day would be advised to try clip-ins as they won’t get their full timeframe from other extensions as the bonds would be weakened due to excessive washing, and therefore a waste of money. However clients who currently have do have hair extensions can still play sports and go swimming providing they wear a suitable swimcap to protect the extentions.