Long Hair is almost all girls’ dream, especially after watching so much movies full of princesses with pretty tresses. With the human hair extensions help, the dream now can be came true. However, that do not last longer, because not everyone knows that hair extensions need us to take care of them since they are not like our own hair. The better we take care of the hair extensions, the longer they will last.
How to Make Tape-in Hair Extensions Last Longer

We have natural oils with our own hair to keep the hair healthy, but the hair extensions not. That’s why we need to more care hair extension to keep them last, especially those hair extensions used for everyday wearing. Here are good tips to care for tape in human hair extensions.
Tape in hair extensions are a healthier and safer alternative to hair extensions that don’t put much of stress on your scalp. Just simply sticking them on like a sticker on your hair. Tape in extensions are semi-permanent which means you don’t need to attach them every morning nor have to commit to them for a whole year. They can last about 5-6 weeks averagely to give you a natural flawless look and feel. With proper care, tape in hair extension can last up to 3 months.

Installing Tape In Hair Extensions
Installing Tape In Hair Extensions
Though tape on extensions are easy to use, but if you’re a green hand to tape in extensions, it’d better to let the licensed stylist to install the hair extensions for you, so that they can last for long. Or at least you should have watched the youtube videos to learn and practice how to apply the tape in hair extensions first.
Every 6-10 weeks, your natural will grow longer so your tape in hair extensions will need to be reapplied to move the bonds closer to the scalp and to keep your hair healthy.
Tape in extensions are not best for those who have lost a significant amount of hair due to any illnesses or for those that have extreme hair thinning. Consult with your stylist about another option.

How to Brush Tape In Hair Extensions
How to Brush Tape In Hair Extensions
It’s recommend to brush your hair extension twice a day to keep hair extensions clean and untangled, some people might need to brush more frequently. But remember do not comb the hair extension while hair is wet. Holding the roots to prevent pulling on the bonds and use a wide tooth comb to remove tangles if needed.
Shedding is natural, if you feel like you are losing lots of hair, don’t be panic. It’s normal that our head typically loses about 100 strands of hair everyday. Let alone the hair extensions. The new hair extensions will shed some.

Ponytail Your Tape In Hair Extensions at Night
Sleeping with tape in hair extensions
As we known, silk pillow can help prevent tangles, so it’d better to use the silk pillow cover instead of the cotton. Brushing thoroughly your hair and make it into a loose ponytail or braid before sleeping. This will keep your hair from being ratty, tangled.

Exercising With Tape In Hair Extensions
Exercising With Tape In Hair Extensions
Regular sporting is good to health and hair growth. But many women will doubt whether it is ok or not to exercise with tape in hair extensions. Here i will tell you the true is that is no problem. You can play sports and look chic with your hairstyle. What you need to do is use a lace to tie your hair up in a ponytail or bun for your tape in hair extensions. When swimming with tape in hair extensions, ensure to remove excess sweat and chlorine after swimming. You can enjoy the fun and beauty together indeed.

Shampoo With Tape In Hair Extensions
Ombre tape in hair extensions
Keeping your hair extensions clean is necessary to their longevity. Washing your hair extension twice a week with dry shampoo is recommend. But if you like regular exercise which will cause sweat then you can co-wash or shampoo more frequently. Sulfate free shampoo is good to the tapes that hold your hair extension in. Use high quality hair care product but don’t overdo it. Never use any product containing oil, alcohol or ethanol as this can damage the tape in hair extension and also wear down the adhesive.

Protect Your Tape In Hair Extensions While Styling
Protect Your Tape In Hair Extensions While Styling
Remy human hair extension can be styled as you like, it can be curled, straightened and colored just like your natural hair. They can also be damaged like your own hair. So, be sure to protect the tape in hair extensions. Use a heat protectant and steer clear of bondage site. Because heat can melt the adhesive, so try to use air-dry your hair and when you make styles with the hair extensions, remember to protect it.