Can I take hair extensions out myself?

It is, of course, possible to take out hair extensions all by yourself at home only if you are a little patient. Whether your extensions are clip-ins or sew-ins, you have to be careful that you don’t damage your natural hair and the extensions are removed safely. If you have sewn-in extensions, first gather all of your hair into a ponytail and then separate a section of your hair from the ponytail. Run your fingertips along the ridge of the [...]

September 16th, 2018|FAQ|

What is Remy hair?

Remy hair is the highest quality of human hair that is used for hair extensions and wigs. It is the most preferred option for people because only in this type of hair, the cuticles can be kept intact. Maintenance and alignment of the hair cuticles in a unidirectional fashion is essential for weaving to create an extension or wig that has a completely natural appearance. Remy hair can be divided into 6 quality categories based on length grading and processing. [...]

August 25th, 2018|FAQ|

What are the best ways to care for my hair extensions?

Your aftercare routine always plays a vital role in the longevity of the hair extensions and therefore, it is paramount that you understand how to look after your hair extensions correctly. Try to separate each bond of your hair extensions with your fingers at least once a day, to ensure they are sitting properly and separately. This will prevent the bonds from tangling at the root and it will make the hair extensions quick and easy to remove at the [...]

August 19th, 2018|FAQ|

History of Black Hair Extensions

Hair in the black community is a complicated, volatile topic. Historically, straight hair and curly/wavy hair have been seen as more socially acceptable. Curly/wavy hair is more acceptable than kinky hair because it's seen as closer to white. Nowadays, this might seem confusing, but it actually has its roots in slavery. During slavery, black people with lighter skin and curly hair were more likely to be house slaves, whereas black people with darker skin and kinky hair were relegated to [...]

August 11th, 2018|Wigs & Weaves|

What Beauty Supply Hair to Buy? A Stylist Raven Review

You're at your local beauty supply store, and you're staring up at the racks wondering what wig or bundle to buy. You've got a lot of options to consider: you need to make sure the hair is the right length, color, and the style will match the look you're going for. Stylist Raven gives a quick review here of Sphinx hair products. Available in tons of different styles and lengths, Sphinx has a wig or bundle to match your look. [...]

July 22nd, 2018|Uncategorized|

How to Dye My Wig Red Without Destroying the Lace by Stylist Raven

Summer is here, and that means bringing out those beautiful Summer colors in our hair. Are you looking for that fiery Summer red in your hair? We'll Stylist Raven is here to break it down for you. She recently put a video together to give you the 'how to' on dying your Sphinx wig from brown to red in one day! These large color jumps aren't always easy, but Raven gives you everything you need to know with this in-depth [...]

July 10th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Rihanna, and the Hair That Shaped Her Career

Rihanna (born Robyn Rihanna Fenty) made her debut in 2005 when she moved from her small country of Barbados to live in the States after auditioning and signing with Def Jam (Jay-Z was the one who originally signed her). Although mostly known for her music, she actually started her acting career just a year after when she played a cameo role in Bring It On: All or Nothing. Everyone starts somewhere, and a cameo in a feature film is not [...]

June 20th, 2018|Celebrity|

Can I swim in chlorine pools with my hair extensions?

A common question with new hair extensions is wondering if you can swim in chlorine pools without causing significant damage to your hair. Of course you can still enjoy the pool on a hot day, but it is important to use necessary products and methods to ensure that your extensions stay strong and healthy. Swimming will not damage the bonds of your hair extensions but it is recommendable that you do not have them wet for too many hours at [...]

May 19th, 2018|FAQ|