The palm trees, the heat, the sun, the coconut palms… One of the little happinesses (rather great happiness in fact) of life that one waits patiently to fully enjoy when the time has finally arrived… Vacation time ! Those with natural hair extensions might wonder if their hair needs special treatment during this time of year, dear. In this article, we will see what habits to adopt to preserve the quality of your natural wicks.
Small gestures to do every day
The types of products to use
- Natural oils: take care to wash your hair after each swim and remember to integrate natural oils into your ritual. Before each wash, apply a little natural oil to the length of your hair extensions, paying particular attention to the ends. Then let sit for two hours to thoroughly rehydrate your dried out extension before washing your hair. The most suitable oils to use for this summer treatment are jojoba oil, coconut oil and castor oil. You can get them in pharmacies or at some small traders.
- Shampoos without silicone and without sukfate: for your washing of your natural hair extensions, use a solar shampoo which does not contain silicone, nor sulfate. You can find these shampoos in pharmacies, in certain organic stores or on certain specialized websites.
- Conditioners and masks without silicone and without glycerin: do not hesitate to apply a conditioner then a hydrating mask without silicone and without glycerine to fortify your natural hair extensions and restore their suppleness.
Notice to those who, like Sleeping Beauty, like to sleep with their hair loose! It is best to sleep the natural hair extensions plaited back. With this hairstyle, your Brazilian extensions will avoid knots and the untangling of the next day will be much softer