19 Micro Extensions On Short Hair - Short Hair Extensions
What are micro extensions?
Micro extensions are a type of hair extension that uses small, bead-like attachments to secure the extensions to your natural hair. They are a popular choice for people with short hair because they can be used to add length, volume, and thickness to your hair without the need for a lot of styling.
How are micro extensions installed?
Micro extensions are installed by a trained professional who will use a special tool to create a small loop in your natural hair. The extension is then attached to the loop with a bead. The entire process takes about two hours, and you will need to have your extensions redone every six to eight weeks.
Are micro extensions right for me?
Micro extensions are a good option for people with short hair who want to add length, volume, and thickness to their hair. However, they are not a good option for people with very thin or fine hair. If you have any concerns about whether micro extensions are right for you, you should talk to a qualified hair stylist.
Pros and cons of micro extensions
- Micro extensions are a relatively quick and easy way to add length, volume, and thickness to your hair.
- They are less damaging to your natural hair than other types of hair extensions, such as tape-in extensions or sew-in extensions.
- They are a good option for people with short hair.
- Micro extensions can be expensive.
- They require regular maintenance.
- They can be difficult to remove.
How to care for micro extensions
- Wash your hair as usual, but be careful not to tug on the extensions.
- Use a wide-tooth comb to detangle your hair.
- Avoid using heat styling tools on your hair, as this can damage the extensions.
- Get your extensions redone every six to eight weeks.
Q: How much do micro extensions cost?
The cost of micro extensions will vary depending on the salon you go to and the length and thickness of the extensions you choose. However, you can expect to pay anywhere from $500 to $1,000 for a full set of micro extensions.
Q: How long do micro extensions last?
Micro extensions typically last six to eight weeks. However, they may need to be redone sooner if you have a lot of hair loss or if you are not taking good care of them.
Q: Are micro extensions painful?
Micro extensions should not be painful when they are installed. However, you may experience some discomfort for a few days after your appointment. This is usually due to the tension of the extensions on your hair.
Q: Can I swim with micro extensions?
You can swim with micro extensions, but you should avoid chlorinated pools and salt water. Chlorine and salt water can damage the extensions and make them fall out.
Q: Can I dye my hair with micro extensions?
Yes, you can dye your hair with micro extensions. However, you should avoid using permanent hair dye, as this can damage the extensions. You should also avoid using bleach, as this can cause the extensions to fall out.