What is the difference between Brazilian and Virgin Indian Remy Hair?
Brazilian hair is much denser resulting in more volume with less hair use.Brazilian hair is slightly coarser which some believes allows for better blending with african and hispanic hair.Nonetheless, Brazilian and Indian Remy hair blend very well with all textures;no matter nationality.All of our Remy hair products will leave your installation looking luxuriously smooth and silky.
Why should I purchase "Virgin Remy Hair"? Beauty Supply Remy hair is much cheaper...
There are many different types of hair sold at beauty suppy stores.The most popular hair is often labeled as "virgin" or "remy"; however this hair is neither virgin nor is it remy.The vast majority of virgin/remy human hair sold in beauty supply stores contain synthetic and /or animal filler,which results in very poor quality hair.In addition, most consumers are unaware that the hair is coated with silicone to give a temporary tangle free and silky look; however the silicone washes off quickly leaving the hair stiff,matted,tangled,and dry.Beauty supply remy/virgin hair requires consistent replacement (generally last 2-3 month);thus,in the beauty supply hair is far more costly than Virgin Remy hair.
What is the difference between Machine Weft and hand tied Weft?
Machine wefts are made by sewing strands of hair together with a hair sewing machine. Hand tied wefts are made by tying strands of hair around a strong weaving thread; this process is done by hand. Both Thin machine Weft and hand tied wefts lay flat on the scalp. Ashley Hair offers Thin Machine Weft.
What is the best way to cut a weft?
Hand tied wefts should never be cut from the top (the track), this is a common mistake made by even experienced hair stylists. If it is cut, the you should seal it with solid glue like nail glue or fabric glue. There is no guarantee that it will not shed if it is cut. Also, one should never sew through top of the weft and it is recommended you sew around the weft. With machine wefts, you can cut where desired. We cannot stress how important this information is, the main reason for wefts shedding is because the weft is not cut properly.
What is the Difference between Single drawn and Double drawn Hair?
Remy Single Drawn Hair:
The Remy single drawn is a high quality hair texture which has been trimmed in the same direction from the upper to the lower ends. This creates a natural layered look for the client.
Remy Double Drawn Hair:
This hair is trimmed at both ends leaving the upper and lower parts in their respective natural condition.
How much hair do I need? If you are getting tracks, one pack is usually enough to do four to five tracks up to 18" hair length. It is best to buy two packs to make sure you have enough. For 22" and longer it is advisable to buy three packs you can always use the leftover hair later
How is the hair length measure? All hair is pulled straight and measured. 12" curly hair will measure approximately 14" when straight
How do I restore my waves or curls after flat-ironing Virgin Indian hair?
If you purchased naturally wavy or curly Virgin hair from us, simply wash the hair or spray with water, then let it air dry, and it will return to its natural wavy or curly state. If you don't want to wet it, use a curl activator or leave in conditioner formulated to restore curls. Glide your fingers through it to shape and style it. The hair has not been manipulated to have artificial curls. When you wash or wet it the curls will return naturally.