Why are my Hair Extensions Shedding?
There are many reasons why hair extensions could shed, and the usual blame is put onto the hair extensions themselves.
Reasons Why Your Hair Extensions are Shedding
Here are a list of Reasons and Solutions that should also be considered.
Reason – There has not been enough polymer resin or keratin adhesives used to create the bond.
Solution – Use the correct quantity of adhesive resin during application.
Reason – The client has brushed or put a strain on the bonds before they are dry
Solution – Dry the bonds immediately after shampooing using a warm hairdryer.
Reason – The client has applied heated tools on the bonds.
Solution – Do not apply heated tools such as straighteners directly on the extension bonds as it will soften and weaken the bonds.
Reason – Conditioner has been applied onto the bonds.
Solution – Apply the correct recommended conditioner to the extension hair do not apply conditioner onto the bonds.
Reason – The client has used the incorrect styling products that soften the bonds or grease the hair
Solution – Only use styling products recommended by your hair extension hairdresser
In any case of shedding, it is always advised to see your hairdresser. However these reasons are most likely the cause.