Slippage is when the hair extension strand falls out of the bead. Sometimes this happens while brushing or styling, sometimes it happens all on it’s own. Some slippage is completely normal, but any more than 10% is cause for concern. (If you have 100 strands, having any more than 10 fall out would be bad.)
Why are my microbeads slipping?
One of the most common causes of micro rings slipping is not enough hair being secured within the rings, which can result in the hair extension coming loose. … If ever unsure, too much hair in the ring is much better that not enough hair.
Why are my Nano bead extensions falling out?
Due to the size of the nano tip bond, nano rings are naturally more prone to loss than any other method, therefore those wearing or fitting nano tip hair extensions should be aware that losing anywhere from 10-20 hair extensions between each 4-6 week maintenance appointment is completely normal.
How many extensions should you lose?
Many experts also recommend you don’t use products with sulfates, which can break down the bonds. Even if you follow all of those directions, it’s still possible that the extensions will loosen over time. Losing one to three extensions is normal. Losing 10 or more is not.
How often should hair extensions be tightened?
The recommended time to tighten your extensions is every 4-6 weeks. Depending on how strong their hair is, some guests can wait up to 8 weeks. This is not recommended, but some guests do it. If I see any scalp irritation during your tightening, I will move that section of the track onto new hair.
Do extensions cause hair loss?
Because hair extensions are attached to the hair, tugging at your hair and scalp, there will always be a risk of damage due to tension placed on the roots. This tension can lead to traction alopecia, a type of alopecia caused when pressure is constantly put on the roots, damaging the hair follicles.
Is it normal to lose bonded hair extensions?
A: Losing a few bonds is normal. Some lose 5-10 in the first few weeks, many lose zero in the entire 12 weeks. It depends on many factors including oils in your natural hair, products and brushes you use, how you care for the hair and how fine your natural hair is.