The Most Popular Questions about Hair Extensions in 2022

About Color

How to select the right color of hair extension?

Ask for the right opinion first.

You can send a life photo (in natural lighting with no direct sunlight) to the support staff of hair extension suppliers and ask for the right color to fit you.

Life Photos

Color ring


The color ring is a good choice for you to compare colors. The most color ring is free and you only need to pay the freight cost. You can compare the color with the ends of your hair.

30 days return service

This service will be very helpful if the color doesn’t match.

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Hair Color Chart (in natural light)

Can I dye my hair extension?

The answer would be yes if your hair extension is made of human hair. But it is worth mentioning that all hair dyeing will cause more or less damage to the hair extension. Therefore, frequent non-essential hair coloring is not recommended.

If you must dye your hair, to minimize damage, please dye it to a color close to the original color of the hair extension.

Tips about hair extension dyeing:

  • All hair extension dyeing needs to be dyed from light to dark.
  • If you are a beginner in dyeing hair, please ask a professional hair dyer to dye your hair.
  • Before dyeing your hair, please pre-wash your hair with alcohol-free and sulfate-free shampoo (without the words “SLS, Sodium Lauryl Sulfate, Sodium Laureth Sulfate, Alcohol Denat, Ethanol, SD Alcohol 40, Propanol, Isopropyl, and Propyl.”).
  • Using small pieces of hair extension for trial dyeing before large-scale hair dyeing.

About Daily Maintenance

How long do hair extensions last?

It’s about 3-6 months. It all depends on how much you care for it.

For example, frequent heating or washing hair extension will reduce its lifespan. And the correct use and care of hair extension can effectively extend its life.

How to brush your hair extensions?

Here’s the video from Luxy about brushing hair extension:

How to store hair extensions?

It’s just fine to store it in a cool, dry place such as in your drawer or closet. In addition, don’t forget to keep the hair extensions dry before storing them to prevent mold and bacteria growth.

It is a good habit to brush the hair extension with a comb before storing,

How to prevent hair extension tangling?

Since the outer surface of real human hair is not smooth, tangling will happen after we wear it.


Three ways to prevent hair tangling:

  • combing,
  • treatment with oil,
  • make a ponytail.

In addition to combing and curing to prevent knotting of hair extensions, we can also make a ponytail when the weather is very dry.

How often should I wash my hair extensions?

Clean it once a month. It should be noted that frequent cleaning will reduce the life of the hair extension. It’s time to wash your extensions when you feel like they’re becoming increasingly difficult to style.

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How to properly blow dry hair extensions?

  • If you are not in a hurry to wear hair extensions, the best way is to place them under a dry towel and let them dry naturally.
  • If you need to dry your hair and wear it immediately after washing your hair extension, please make sure to do it in a cool environment.
  • To prevent damage to the hair, try to avoid combing hair extensions that are not completely dry.

How to restore treatment?

It is generally believed that using olive oil or coconut oil soaking can effectively restore the vitality of hair extensions. Here are the steps:

  1. Prepare dry hair extensions to be repaired, pure and tasteless coconut oil or olive oil, containers for hair extensions, plastic bags, and dry towels.
  2. Put the oil in a bowl and heat it up in a microwave oven to warm. It takes about a minute.
  3. Pour hair extensions in the container with oil to cover them evenly.
  4. Put the hair extension into a plastic bag and wait for 1 hour.
  5. Rinse hair extension gently, add some leave-in conditioner.
  6. Finally, the hair extension is placed on a dry towel to dry overnight.