Listen sis, there’s no denying that curly hair extensions have become a staple in our hair care routine. True + Pure Texture curly hair extensions empower you to transform your look in an instant - adding volume, length, or even a pop of color.
We love our True + Pure Texture naturalista tribe and nothing makes us happier than knowing you have the highest quality perfect match of curly hair extensions to slay all day. We also want you to protect your investment and maintain your elevated True + Pure Texture curly hair extensions, as your ultra-durable go-to protective styling options for as long as possible.
However, during the warmer months, curly hair extensions maintenance becomes even more critical to keep them looking their best and long-lasting.
True + Pure Texture is all about giving you The Soft Life vibe in the most fulfilling and healthy hair guaranteed ways as possible.
Here’s the Top 12 Curly Hair Extensions DIY maintenance tips to keep your True + Pure Texture curly hair extensions on point.
- USE SULFATE-FREE SHAMPOO & CONDITIONER
Sulfates are known to strip the hair of its natural oils, making it dry and brittle. When it comes to natural hair extensions maintenance, using sulfate-free shampoo and conditioner is essential to keep them looking and feeling silky smooth.
- KEEP YOUR EXTENSIONS HYDRATED
Just like your real natural hair, hair extensions need moisture to stay healthy and shiny. Invest in a good quality leave-in conditioner or even a hair mist to keep your extensions hydrated throughout the day.
- NO EXCESSIVE HEAT
You must protect your extensions from excessive heat during the summer months. Sistas we know how easy it is to get carried away with heat styling tools. However, it's a hardcore reality that excessive heat can damage your extensions just like real hair… because it’s in fact real hair, causing them to become dry and brittle. If you must use heat styling tools, be sure to apply a heat protectant spray beforehand.
- AVOID HARSH CHEMICALS
Swimming pools and other bodies of water are often treated with harsh chemicals like chlorine, which can damage your extensions. Before taking a dip, be sure to wet your hair with clean water, apply a leave-in conditioner, and wear a swimming cap.
- TRIM IT UP
Trim your extensions when needed. All hair ends when it gets a little worn over time. So lightly trim your True + Pure Texture curly hair extensions every so many months. This will keep them looking healthy and vibrant, ensuring that they last longer.
- BRUSH + STORE YOUR EXTENSIONS CORRECTLY
Brushing your extensions regularly will help to keep them detangled from root to ends.Use a wide-tooth comb or a soft bristle brush to detangle your hair gently.
Also proper storage of your curly hair extensions is crucial to maintain their quality. When not in use, store them in a cool, dry place - preferably in a satin or silk bag, like the one from True +Pure Texture, to avoid tangling.
- DON’T OVER WASH YOUR EXTENSIONS
Over washing your True + Pure Texture curly hair extensions can strip them,making them dry and brittle. So try to limit washing to once a week and use a gentle, sulfate-free shampoo.
- USE A DEEP CONDITIONING TREATMENT
A bi-weekly deep conditioning treatment can work wonders for your hair extensions. It will help to restore lost moisture and leave them feeling soft and silky.
- PROTECT YOUR EXTENSIONS WHILE SLEEPING
Sleeping with your extensions loose can cause tangling and breakage. Be sure to tie them up in a loose bun or braid to prevent damage.
- DON’T BLEACH OR DYE YOUR EXTENSIONS YOURSELF
Attempting to bleach or dye your extensions at home can be risky and lead to irreversible damage. Always seek professional help if you want to change the color of your True + Pure Texture curly hair extensions.
We know when you get your favorite True + Pure Texture curly hair extensions…you did not come to play. So lock in on these DIY hair extension maintenance tips to keep your curly hair extensions looking their best during the warmer months when you giving em that “summer time fine” from head to toe.
So remember to be gentle when handling your hair and avoid harsh chemicals and excessive heat styling. By following these tips, you can enjoy beautiful, healthy, and vibrant extensions all summer long #SoftLifeApproved.
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