How many packets of Tape make an average full head of Hair Extensions?
4 packets. Please note: you may need more for thicker hair clients- always order more than less to ensure you are covered. 8 packets is the maximum that we recommend to put in per client.
How often do you need to move up the Tape hair Extensions?
Why is the Tape 4cm wide?
We have specially designed the tape based on weight and the amount of hair you take for the section to ensure the safest application based on the weight distributed across the section of the hair.
What is the tape made of?
It is hypoallergenic, secret ingredients. Specially formulated by Showpony and made in Sweden.
Can you colour the Extensions?
We do not recommend or guarantee colouring, however if they do, you can only dye from Lighter to Darker NOT Darker to Lighter. You can use toner as well. Do NOT bleach. The extensions are very porous, so we advise that you do a spot test first, as the colour will vary from batch to batch. Use no more than 3% developer. Please note you will be doing this at your own risk.
What is the Skin Weft/ Shrinkie Remover Made Of?
Can you perm the hair?
We do not recommend or guarantee it, as the Extensions have undergone a chemical process.
How long after the Extensions have been placed can you wash the hair?
Shampoo / Conditioner are to be used 48-72 hours AFTER the extensions have been in.
What Shampoo or Conditioner do you recommend?
Showpony Hair Extension Care range, when you cannot use this a high quality shampoo or conditioner is recommended. A moisturising/smoothing one is best to use. No Shampoo’s or Conditioners with Moroccan Oil are to be used around root area.
Can you use Keratin on the extensions?
No, due to the extensions already undergone an intense chemical process, you cannot use keratin on the hair extensions. We do not recommend a keratin treatment prior to the hair extension being placed as this can tend to make the tape slip
What products shouldn’t I use on the Hair Extensions?
Anything that contains oil or protein, as this can tend to make the tape slip. Purple Shampoo and colour, can also tend to make the tape slip, due to the high protein.
What does it mean if the tape becomes gluggy?
High heat is usually the cause of this – Hot Showers, Hair Dryers & Straighteners. If this happens, you can use Showpony residue remover.
What is the residue remover made from?
Tea tree Oil and Alternifolia - (The bark of a native Australian Tree)
What Hair of blend is the Human Hair Made From?
It is a blend of 20% European and 80% Indian, Indian for strength, European for the softness
What does Remy A+ mean?
Remy A means all the cuticles are aligned, so all the hair has been placed in the same direction. This means that you are always brushing in the direction of the cuticle. You are brushing the hair down not up. Therefore the hair is less likely to get tangled or matted.
What does A+ mean?
Highest quality of Remy Hair.
What Chemical process do the Extensions undergo?
The extensions are stripped back to leave a blank colour (light/bleached) then coloured with clothing dye, so that ensures that the colour does not run.
What beads do I use for the Micro Ring (Stick Tip Extensions)?
Use for 1gram per strand any of the following - 5mm + 6mm Micro Beads, 6mm Copper, 3.5mm Euro Locks or Shrinkies.
What is the Shampoo & Conditioner scent like?
The Shampoo & Conditioner fragrance is a combination of nectarine and fuji apple