Hair Extensions - Total Upper Holloway LA Weave Salon - Best Micro Rings Expert in Greater London (Islington) London

Aiming to include some length to your locks? Fancy a bit of additional volume and body for your hair? Want to grow your hair however do not have the time or the persistence? Or you want to alter your style altogether and you need it done NOW?

Then what you need is hair extensions! And guess what? You’ve come to the right place!

Hair extensions are an outstanding way to instantly change your hair by adding volume, length and a pop of colour, whether you desire natural-looking longer hair or the latest look!

Extensions are made from virgin human hair that is ethically sourced, stunning, strong and healthy. We use ‘remi hair’ which is where the cuticle layers of the hair lie along the same direction making it less likely to tangle.

The hair is what we call double drawn so the strand thickness is the same along the length of the hair, making it strong and healthy. Hair is likewise without Henna so the colours are fabulous.

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Our pre-bonded, micro ring & tape hair extensions are available in 26 natural shades and an additional 10 ombre shades.

Long extensions can be used to increase length and texture and shorter sections can provide a genuine increase of volume and body to a shorter style.

You can even make yourself an entirely different look by adding a specific hair piece, like a brand-new fringe. The initial step in attaining your brand-new style is to book in for an assessment with our stylists.

Hair Extensions - Total Upper Holloway LA Weave Salon - Best Micro Rings Expert in Greater London (Islington) London

Why Choose Hair Extensions in Upper Holloway?

You should collaborate with them to talk about the hair extensions you need, the appropriate colour match and the very best fixing methods for you.

Which extensions application method is right for me?
The best way of applying will depend totally on you and your lifestyle.

During your assessment, a stylist will speak to you about your everyday routine to make sure the ideal extensions are utilised. 

Our stylists will take a look at the condition of your hair and scalp and ask questions about your work and pastimes to identify what level of maintenance your hair extensions will need.

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Hair Extension Methods in Upper Holloway

BONDED HAIR EXTENSIONS
Bonded hair extensions are terrific for producing a brand new style like adding a fringe. Or a half-head of these extensions can be helpful for making your hair look fuller and volumised.

A bond is put on top of the area of hair being treated. It is then warmed to bond the extension with your hair. The bond is then manipulated to ensure it is wound tightly and a tool is utilised to fix the bond to your hair.

Whilst applying these extensions may take a while to fit (possibly as much as five hours), the end outcome is worth it, leaving your new locks with an extremely natural feel. Bonded hair extensions can last as much as eight weeks.

This system is scientifically proven not to damage hair and leaves no residue or trace and can last as much as six months with routine maintenance appointments. 

The bonding material contains natural products such as pine kernel and orange peel extracts and the bonds are clear.

Balancing your facial features.
Adds definition to your features which you lose with age
Skin that looks terrific without makeup (particularly for women who are sensitive to make up).
Precision and balance in the application of your make up.
Less time spent using makeup.

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MICRO RINGS
All of these techniques use specific strands of hair tipped with keratin however they are added in a heat free manner. Your device of choice, copper tube, micro ring etc is threaded onto your natural hair, the extension is inserted and then it is clamped shut.

Maintenance is required approx every 6-8 weeks and the hair can be recycled for as much as a year when looked after

This method is appropriate for most hair types besides really fine hair.

This application is a non-heat strand by strand method. The rings are really tiny and lie flat to the scalp. The bond is looped through the micro ring then the ring is clamped securely locking the bond in place to your natural hair.

This application should last 3-4 months after which maintenance is required, depending on your natural hair growth and everyday care regimen. After maintenance the bond should last another 3-4 months. Hair and rings can be recycled.

Advantages of Micro Ring Hair Extensions.
The rings are available in a range of colours to match your own hair colour and blend in inconspicuously and end up being almost undetectable.

There is virtually no shedding of your brand-new hair. Hair must be completely dry before brushing or left to dry naturally.
Easy to use and get rid of. Easy maintenance.

Not affected by sea salt or chlorine.

 

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Nano Rings
This application method and maintenance method are the same as for the micro rings. Nano rings are the tiniest application and are only available in certain styles.

Hair can be recycled however rings will need to be replaced.

Nano Rings are the tiniest best most delicate virtually undetectable ring available. Specifically developed to be small and difficult to see, they are available in all colours to match your hair/root colour. 

A small area of your hair is pulled through the Nano ring, held near the root and a specially made micro thin tipped extension is placed into the ring which is then clamped tightly onto your hair holding it securely in place, we have been using this method in our business for several years and although deemed to be the best method it is still essential to be cautious when brushing.

This method uses no bond/glue/heat or chemicals. additional care is required when brushing etc to keep them protected. The bulk of our customers lose no ring extensions during their wear, others lose the odd one, however they can be replaced at rotation. 

These rings will last approximately 3 months in any customers hair before requiring removing and reattaching.

On average, and if you’re taking good care of them, tape-ins last up to six to eight weeks, glue-ins last four to eight weeks, and protein-bonded extensions last six to eight weeks. The only kind of extensions that last up to a year are clip-ins, since you’re not wearing them every single day.

How much does it cost? Olmedo says her extension styles start at £250, plus £50 for each additional track she sews in. Antonelli says keratin bond extensions cost between £600 and £11000 because stylists add between 80 and 150 pieces of tiny human hair stands throughout the hair.

Permanent hair extensions are extensions that get attached to your own hair, as close as possible to the scalp, in a permanent way, so that you cannot remove it without professional assistance.

It provides long wear without any damage to thin hair. Tape in extensions require no tools or chemicals. Glam Seamless Hair does not even need added glue or a flat iron as other companies do. That is what damages your hair in the long run.