Styling your own hair extensions can be quite a tricky and stressful task, especially if you are getting ready for a night out and aren’t too sure how to achieve the right look suited to your styling preferences. When trying to figure out how to style hair extensions, the ideas are endless. Whether you prefer bouncy curls, mermaid waves, cute up-dos or sleek and straight tresses, we’ve put together a few tips and tricks on how to achieve the most popular hairstyles and how to style hair extensions.
Tips and tricks: How to style hair extensions
Tease it tall!
Clip in hair extensions are great when it comes to big volume made by teasing your hair. Be confident in teasing your hair by buying a set of clip in hair extensions that you can use as extra volume if your hair is fine and thin. Give yourself glam, voluminous hair by teasing the hair around the crown of your head and taming it so that it sits accordingly with your natural hair and the extensions, blending thoroughly.
Wonderful waves of hair
When asked how to style hair extensions, our favourite recommendation is always a curling wand or straightener. You can create endless amounts of hair styles including waves and curls by the correct use of a heat styling tool. Blend your natural highlights through your extensions with something wild and wavy!
The cute and simple up-do
Be creative and instead of the usual curls, straighten your set of extensions (making sure they blend correctly with your also straightened natural hair) and apply them backwards into the hair, then tie up your hair into a high ponytail up do. Use a stylish boho head chain by ZALA for the ultimate elegant and draped effect. This will give you the perfect Rapunzel hair every girl dreams of!
Dyed and daring
Don’t be afraid.. Be daring and different! Style your new set of hair extensions buy using a brightly or pastel coloured wash out dye such as fairy pink, lavender or minty green for a quirky dip-dye hair do perfect on a set of our Ice Queen Platinum Blonde hair extensions. You will be the centre of attention when your bright hair colour pops against your natural shade, attracting the eyesight of everyone around you.
Silky and straight
Last but not least, and probably the most popular – Nothing compliments hair extensions more than a beautiful sleek and straight hair do. Show off those long gorgeous tresses by straightening your own hair as well as your hair extensions and wearing them out long silky and straight. Everyone wants silky straight hair!
For more info on how to style hair extensions, please watch the video below!