FAQ About Hair Extensions with Braiding Method


1. What is the hair extensions with braiding method?


This method extensions has been the most popular method in Asian counrtries(Korea, Japan, Hongkong, China,..etc) for many years. Right now this type of hair extensions is  becoming very popular in North America and Australia like wild fire.


Small amount of extension hair is braided into small amounts of your own hair at roots and tied up with cotton thread. It is a very labor intensive work. But it’s just most comfortable beautiful natural looking hair extensions among all.


2. Is it true all K-pop stars wear this type of hair extensions?




3. How long does it last?


Probably, you will need removal and reinstallation every 2-3 months. But for reinstallation, you don’t need to buy hair(human hair is $800- $1,200) like other method extensions, you will pay only labor cost. When you want a break from wearing extensions, we can remove them for $60 hrly. You can keep extension hair and bring them when you want to wear them again.


4. Is braiding method hair extensions better than Tape Extension?




*****  Tape Extension****:

Losing hair or breakage happens when it’s removed because of glue, Hard to comb because baby hair stuck into tape(this is one of the reasons hair loss happens when it’s removes), Have to remove and install every 6-8 weeks(corner of tape will stick out, tape will slip down), Unable to use hair again, When it’s reused, glue doesn’t work like first installation.

Losing extension hair for every shampoo, a few months later you have very low density of extension hair.


**** Braiding Method Hair Extensions****:

No breakage or hair loss when it’s removed, Easy to comb since no glue used, Removal and reinstallation every 2-3 months, Reuse the hair about 1 year depending on how you look after hair.

 None of extension hair will fall out during shampoo since it’s braided.



5. Is Braiding Method Hair Extensions better than Microbeads Extensions?




*Microbeads extensions: Uncomfortable when you sleep, A lot of hair loss & breakage during installation & removal, Unable to reuse the hair
*Braiding method extensions: Comfortable when you sleep, No hair loss or breakage during installation & removal, Able to use hair about 1 year depending on how you look after hair.


6. Is Braiding Method Hair Extensions is better than Weave Hair Extensions?




Weave Extensions: Weave Extensions: Hair extensions put a strain on scalp and feels heavy and painful. A lot of times you can see bumps because of thick head of weave hair extensions. The thick head of extension hair is weaved into small part of your own hair. Because of this method, it’s hard to wash, it easily causes scalp infection.

Braiding Method Hair Extensions: It feels very comfortable because it’s extremely light and weight is spread evenly. Less itchiness and no scalp infection since each strand of extension hair braided evenly whole head not one small part of scalp. 


7. Is Braiding Method Hair Extensions is better than Keratin glue hair extensions?




We don’t recommend Keratin Glue hair extensions. When it’s removed, glue will be messy causing massive hair breakage and hair loss.


8. How long does it take?


It will take 4hrs – 8hrs by specialist. When it takes longer than 5 hours, 2 specialists will work together.


9. How much is it?


Hair will be $600 -$1,200 depending on the length and thickness of hair you need. Labor is $100 hrly(4hrs – 8hrs depending on thickness of hair)


******First hair extension with braiding method: $899

Only for First time clients
Max Length: 22″
Thickness: Med thickness


10. Do you have good quality hair?


Yes, all our hair is from Korea. We have the top quality human hair.


11. Can I remove them by myself?


Yes, it’s very simple. But we recommend you get accurate instructions from our specialists for not damaging extension hair.


12. Can I use the extension hair again?


Yes, you can use the same extension hair about 1 year depending on how you look after hair.


13. What’s the aftercare?


Like your own hair, you need good quality shampoo and conditioner. And hair mask will be great once in a while.
 Do not apply conditioner on roots of hair(the area thread tied). Frequent long hot baths is not recommended for long lasting extensions(elastic thread life span could be shortened).


14. Do stylists need special training?


Yes, the stylist has to be be intensively trained and needs years of experience because when the tension is not even, client will feel pain.


15. Do you do highlights with hair extensions?


Yes, we have a lot of different colors of highlights.


16. Can I wear a pony tail?


Yes, it’s like your own hair


17. Most salons, I have to pay for hair when I make an appointment and it’s a final sale. Is it the same?




19. Do I have to take out my extension hair whenever I wash my hair?


No. It’s like tape-in or keratin glue extensions. Extension hair is attached to your own hair with thread instead of glue.


20. Do you provide training?


Yes, it’s a one day class and costs $1,500. It comes with a Certificate of Completion.


21. I do a lot of sports. Is it OK for my life style?


Absolutely! Probably this method will be the only method of extensions for very physically active people.  Most other methods of hair extensions are not suitable for very active sports. 


22. I always lose one or 2 strands of extension hair whenever I wash hair. Later my hair becomes pretty thin. Is it the same?


No. Tape in, microbeads, keratin glue,..etc method extensions slip down because of moisture and eventually falling out. This method is braided, so it will not slip down. But if any extension hair fall out within a month after installation, we reinstall them without charge. Most of all, when you lose extension hair, you have to buy new hair since most methods of extension hair is not reusable. But for this method, hair is reusable, so you can keep thick hair until the time for removal and reinstallation.


23. I believe I have to come back for removal and reinstallation every 2-3months, how much does it cost?


Removal is $60-$150, reinstallation is $250-$400 depending on thickness, length,  texture of hair, and how you looked after the extension hair. No need to buy hair.