How long does your hair have to be for a sew in?

How long does your hair have to be to get sew in extensions?

How long does my hair have to be to wear hair extensions? We recommend for your hair to be at least 6-7 inches (this is around shoulder length) in order for clip-in hair extensions to blend naturally. If your hair is any shorter, you may experience some trouble with hiding the wefts in your hair.

How long does a weave last for?

A sew in can last 6 to 10 weeks we recommend you come to the salon for maintenance service every 2 weeks for a shampoo and 4 to 6 weeks after install for tightening. Matting, tangling, and dreading (which leads to hair loss) may result if you leave your weave in too long.

How long does 6 inches of hair take to grow?

As we age, some follicles stop producing hair, which is how baldness or hair thinning occurs. The American Academy of Dermatology says that hair grows about 1/2 inch per month on average. That’s a grand total of about 6 inches per year for the hair on your head.

How many bundles do I need for 24 inches of hair?

Hair length past 14 or 18 inches, I would suggest you get 3 bundles, so from a 20 inch, 22 inches to about 24 inch, 26 inch, 4 bundles will suffice. For example, if you are having a frontal and your longest bundles is 24 inches, you can get a frontal and 20″ 22″ 24″ bundles and that should be good for a frontal sew in.

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