Install strand for strand hair weaves strategically in rows to create a natural look and to prevent excess weight on natural hair strands. Place the extensions a sufficient distance from the hairline so that the keratin glue bonds stay covered by natural hair at all times.
Strand for strand extensions are small bundles of human hair bonded together with a keratin resin tip that is attached near the base of natural hair strands. Choose virgin remy extensions that match the natural hair, or add a desired highlight. Wrap the tips of the extension hair bundles around small sections of natural hair.
A template circle often included with hair extension sets helps to keep each section of natural hair even. Bond the extension hair approximately 1/2 inch from the root of natural hair. Avoid silicone-based conditioners that can loosen the keratin bonds and cause extension hair to slip.