Hair Extensions 101: All You Need To Know About Hair Extensions

Clip-in hair extensions are the easiest, fastest, and safest way to get long, thick hair in just a matter of minutes. Clip-in hair extension wefts come with the clips already attached to them. This means that you can simply take the wefts and easily clip them into your hair all by yourself, without any additional costs, time, or professional help. Clip-in hair extensions are the perfect solution for those who are looking to get thicker hair and longer hair instantly, without the hassle, long-term commitment or breaking the bank. 

The best hair extensions are those that blend in well with your hair and also that fit your lifestyle. For example, if you shower often, dance, work out, swim, or play sports on a regular basis - perhaps it is best to consider temporary methods of hair extensions such as clip-in hair extensions, because they can easily be taken out for the duration of those activities and clipped back in when needed. Not only will this will ensure proper hygiene and will also make your hair extensions last longer, but will also be less damaging for your own hair.

You can expect to pay anywhere from $60-$85 for synthetic hair extensions, and anywhere from $100-$500 or more for human hair extensions. We highly recommend purchasing real Remy human hair extensions as they are much higher quality than synthetic hair extensions as you will be able to style and wash them just like your own hair. Go Sleek Hair 20” remy human hair extensions range from $129-$209, depending on the weight that you choose (120g, 160g, or 220g). Ombre hair extensions range from $199-$249.

The lifespan of clip-in hair extensions will depend on how well you take care of them, what products you use on them, and how often you wear them. With proper care and regular wear, Go Sleek Hair extensions last anywhere from 3-6 months up to a year or even longer.

There are many reasons why you should get hair extensions. 

I. Length

If you experience hair loss or have difficulty growing out your natural hair, hair extensions help you achieve long hair again, and do not hinder hair growth in the meantime. If you got a bad haircut and want to cover it up, hair extensions will do just that.

II. Color

If you want to change up your look and add in highlights/lowlights or ombre, but don't want to damage your natural hair or don't want to fully commit to the look, hair extensions will allow you to be experimental with your hair without the full-time commitment. 

III. Volume

If you suffer from hair loss or thinning hair, hair extensions will help you achieve the volume you once had. If you simply want to opt for a more voluminous hair look on special occasions or even for everyday use, hair extensions will create your hair dreams. 

IV. Style

If you want to change up your look, hair extensions will help make any hairstyle more fuller and longer. 

V. No Damage

Hair extensions allow you to get experimental with your hair and different looks, without hindering your hair growth or causing damage to your natural hair. Other hair extension alternatives like bonding or tape-ins can cause damage to your hair. 

VI. Ease of Use

Hair extensions are super easy to use - they can be clipped in and out of your hair in a matter of minutes!