What type of hair extensions are least damaging?
Clip in hair extensions are the least damaging type of hair extension because they’re easy to put in and remove and they don’t affect your lifestyle or your hair as much as permanent extensions.
What are the side effects of hair extensions?
Extensions can cause hair tangling, matting and loss of shine, itchiness, and yes, pain, like my patient experienced. They can also cause contact dermatitis and, in rare cases, life-threatening allergic reactions from sensitization to glues, rubbers, or other chemicals used for extension application and removal.
Do extensions cause hair loss?
Hair extensions can cause strain on our hair, which can, in turn, lead to traction alopecia if you continue to have hair. We always advise that you get your hair extensions applied by a professional, this will lower the risk of the extensions putting any strain on your natural hair causing hair loss.