Silky straight clip hair extensions are the straightest of all textures for hair extensions. The silky straight texture tends to be glossy.
Blending your clip in hair extensions is always crucial for an authentic look. If you have naturally straight hair or wavy hair that you straighten, you’ll be able to blend it with your clip in hair extensions.
The more texture your growth hair has, the less likely it is to blend with the silky straight clip hair extensions.
This means that if you have naturally very curly hair may find that even though you heat straighten the hair, it may not be as shiny looking as the hair extensions and the reason for this is due to the overall shape of the hair strand itself.
A workaround could be to use waxes and serums to make your hair shine.
Those with very curly hair textures including Afro textures might find light Yaki straight or a relaxed straight textures blend better.
Silky straight clip hair extensions are available as single wefts ranging in width from approximately (1 inch) 2.5cm for the temples to 23cm (9 inches) for the back of the head.
In addition to the different sized clips, the larger clips are also available in different densities so you have the choice of buying a single 9” piece that weighs 100g or 9” piece that weighs about 35g (you can check out images of this here).
Silky Straight clip-in hair extensions are also available in multi width sets which usually start at seven piece sets and can increase to 12 piece sets and again come in varying densities.
If you’ve read any of our other articles on clip in hair extension textures, then you’ll know that silky straight clip hair extensions are available in lengths 8-28 inches.
There are some slightly longer lengths available but you’ll have to get out your telescope as they can be hard to spot.
Silky straight clip hair extensions are available in a plethora colours from jet black through to platinum blonde and you can also arrange for custom made colours.
If you’re feeling more adventurous then there are other colours and colour schemes available like ombre colour schemes, greens, blues, copper, lowlights, highlights, pastels, tricolours, T-colours, dip-dye and many others besides.
If you are unsure about which colours would complement your skin tone, we have a guide that reviews hair extensions colours and skin tones.
If you haven’t already, why not peruse Peruke’s Caring For Clip In Hair Extensions Guide and cast your eyes over these top five tips to get started.
1. Wash your clip hair extensions using a hydrating shampoo
2. Use a leave-in conditioner or deep condition your clip in hair extensions to repair and strengthen the hair.
3. Keep the hair extensions moisturized, using a light moisturizer that's free from mineral oils.
4. Smooth any frizz by applying hair oils when the hair is slightly damp.
5. Detangle before and at the end of washing the hair extensions; always start at the bottom of the hair and work your way up.
Silky straight clip hair extensions; signed, sealed and delivered!
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