• Aug 08, 2015
  • by Shopify

So, you've invested in some luxurious virgin hair extensions, and now you want to make sure they stay looking bomb for as long as possible. We have the ultimate guide to hair maintenance that will have your locks looking luscious and healthy!

Why is Virgin Hair Special?

First, let's talk about what makes virgin hair so special. Virgin hair is hair that has never been chemically treated, colored, or processed in any way. This means that the cuticles are intact and facing in the same direction, making the hair super soft, shiny, and tangle-free.

Wash with Care

When it comes to washing your virgin hair extensions, less is more. Use a sulfate-free shampoo and conditioner, like the ones we love in our Vital Vanity Hair Care Line and be gentle when washing to avoid tangling. Always wash in a downward motion to keep the cuticles smooth and prevent breakage.

Detangle with Patience

Detangling virgin hair can be easy if you take your time and use a wide-tooth comb or a special detangling brush. Start from the ends and work your way up to the roots, being careful not to pull or tug.

Avoid Heat Damage

While virgin hair can handle heat styling better than processed hair, it's still important to use heat protectant products and avoid excessive heat. Opt for air-drying whenever possible, and use a low heat setting on your styling tools.

Protect While Sleeping

To prevent tangling and breakage while you sleep, consider wrapping your hair in a silk scarf or using a silk pillowcase. This will help to maintain the smoothness and shine of your virgin hair extensions.

Regular Maintenance

Just like your natural hair, virgin hair extensions require regular maintenance to keep them looking their best. Trim the ends every few months to prevent split ends, and consider deep conditioning treatments to keep the hair hydrated and healthy.

By following these simple tips and tricks, you can ensure that your virgin hair extensions stay looking fabulous for months to come. So go ahead, slay those luscious locks with confidence!