No, we recommend that our hair extensions clients do not use any oil-based products on their hair. In some cases, oil can affect the bond of your extensions, and oil-based products should be avoided.
What products should you not use in hair extensions?
Products that contain sulfates, parabens, bleach, and alcohol can damage hair extensions. These ingredients dry out the hair, compromise the color, and make the hair prone to tangling. These ingredients are often disguised and have technical names such as Sodium Lauryl Sulfate (SLS), Propyl, and Isopropyl.
What ingredients are bad for hair extensions?
Avoid all hair products that contain sulfate and alcohol and any products that have the following on the ingredients list SLS, Sodium Lauryl Sulfate, Sodium Laureth Sulfate, Alcohol denat, Ethanol, SD alcohol 40, Propanol, Isopropyl, and Propyl.
What shampoo should not be used on hair extensions?
Shampoos and hair care products
Moisturising shampoos and conditioners are NOT recommended as these can cause slipping of your tape. Also, we recommend not using any shampoo and / or conditioner that contains sulfates. Similarly, you should avoid the use of any oils, such as; argan oil, moroccan oil etc.
What can I put in my hair extensions to make them soft?
Add ten to twenty drops of olive, coconut or argan oil and add two spoons of hair conditioner. Place dry hair extensions and leave them in for about 10 minutes. It’s important to let the hair cool down before you take extensions out. Again, place the wet extensions on a towel and let them dry overnight.
Should you use silicone free shampoo on hair extensions?
Go sulphate and silicone free.
So, we recommend always using a sulphate-free shampoo. Silicones can loosen bonds and cause extensions to slip off the hair they are attached to. … That’s just one of the many reasons you’ll never find silicone or sulphates in any Noughty product.
Do you wash hair extensions with hot or cold water?
2) Use Warm Water (not too hot, not too cold)
It is extremely important on this step that you don’t use hot water, as this can damage extensions and cause them to wear away easier and appear more dull. Make sure the water isn’t cold either, as this will not properly cleanse the oils and dirt away.
Is leave in conditioner good for hair extensions?
Can I use a leave-in conditioner? A leave in conditioner can be used on a daily basis and is an excellent way to give your extensions a healthy dose of moisture and protection. Even if you do not wash your hair every day, you can still rinse your hair, lightly towel dry it, and use leave-in conditioner.