The beauty and radiance of your hair will depend on the aftercare routine you adopt after fitting your hair extensions.
To make your extensions last a long time while still staying soft and silky, you will have to observe the aftercare steps outlined here or the one given to you by a professional. But if you fail to put in the necessary time commitment to caring for your hair, it is very likely your extension will fall out of shape.
We shall be discussing the major hair maintenance problem most extension wearers encounter which is going to bed with wet hair.
Is there anything wrong with going to bed with a wet hair extension?
There are several reasons why you shouldn’t to go to bed with wet extensions as doing so only causes your hair to get tangled and matted. Furthermore, your hair is at its weakest point when it is wet and this is why going to bed with a wet hair is entirely a bad idea. Let’s have a look at some of the problems caused by going to sleep on wet extensions
Going to sleep with wet hair extensions leads to matting and tangling:
If you are in the habit of going to bed to with wet hair extensions, then the chances of your hair getting matted up and tangled is 90% by the time you wake in the morning. This is definitely a big problem because it gets your hair untidy down to its root. Going to sleep with wet hair extension causes your hair to get intertwined and matted up. When this happens, separating your bonds becomes very difficult and the only way to get it fixed is through proper maintenance.
Why do I experience difficulty brushing my hair after going to bed with wet hair extensions?
Going to sleep with damp or wet hair extension not only leaves you with untidy hair, it also makes it difficult for you to brush the hair. This is why it is important for you to use the right type of extension. What this means is that you have to take use more time in de-tangling your hair, thus forcing your Pre Bonded Extensions to pull out or Micro-Rings to slip. You have to be gentle when brushing your extension when it gets matted. We suggest you book an appointment with a hair specialist who will get your bond tightened up when they become loose.
Can I go to bed wearing wet hair extensions?
Wet or damp hair has been the major reason why most people go through difficult times with their extensions. If you plan getting your hair washed before going to bed, it is important you ensure that you give it enough time to dry before bed time. But if you can’t afford this time, then you will have to leave washing your hair till some other day. You are better off having a greasy hair than having an all wet and damp hair.
Booking maintenance appointments for your extensions:
Having read so far, you must have seen the reasons why going to bed with damp hair extension is completely a bad idea. But if for any reason any of this happens, you will have to book and appointment with the extension technician that got your hair fixed.
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How to avoid problems when sleeping with wet hair?
- 04 Feb, 2022