Although majority of the women might not know about this in the present era and time, but Virgin Hair has arguably grown popular with the passage of time. Basically, it is an unprocessed chemically dried hair extension that can make you look more beautiful and stylish. The best part about this is that it has not been affected by any kind of dyes or bleachers and are pure hair. It is available in a variety of lengths so that women can choose them according to their preferences. Generally speaking, virgin hair extensions are a much better option that wigs and other kinds of extensions.
In case you have virgin hair that have been chemically processed so as to be slightly curly, straight or wavy, then it does not come under the umbrella of virgin hair. Although, in case one uses heat to change the texture of the virgin hair, for example, converting it from curly to straight or wavy, then it would be virgin hair as there are no chemical additions or subtractions to the natural hair.
How long will the virgin hair last?
The virgin hair are bound to last for 1 to 2 years maximum, if handled with care. Make sure you wash your hair with shampoo and conditioner, brush them up, and take care of them in order to make them last long. Avoid using any heating products like straighteners, hairstylers, etc. The virgin curly hair tend to last considerably less than the normal straight and curly ones as they need to be washed and combed thoroughly. However, there are certain ways through which you can make sure that your life of the virgin hair last long. Lets have a look at some of them.
How to take care of your virgin hair?
Remember to brush up your hair before you go to bed. Make sure that you detangle any bunch of hair before sleeping so that they do not become uneasy. You must do the entire process very gently using your fingers without any pulling. Make sure that your hair are completely dry before you go to bed. In addition to this, apply a little quantity of coconut oil 3 to 4 times a week. This will add shine to your hair and make them last long.
Before shampooing or conditioning your hair, make sure that you detangle it gently. This is to make sure that when you do shampoo, it reaches all parts of hair. Without detangling, the hair might form certain cuticles that will cause your hair to tangle. Use a moisturizing conditioner with shampoo and you will feel a significant difference in your hair. Do not use any alcoholic products as they might completely destroy your hair.
When you wash your hair;
- Make sure you use mild water, not too cool, not too warm.
- Make sure you properly comb it through avoiding any tangling.
- Do not wash them in a haphazard manner. Make sure you use a single direction.
- Do not wash out the conditioner immediately; leave it on for 5 to 6 minutes.
- Dry out your hair gently without using towel to rub them up and down.