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girl with Balayage hair 17/03/2021

Ombre Vs. Balayage Hair Extensions: The Difference, Revealed!

It’s exciting to see different hairstyles nowadays. From colours to styles, all make them a hot new trend. A lot of fashionable individuals might be interested in coloured hair extensions as well, just like ombre and balayage. How do they differ from each other? Let’s find out. Ombre Vs. Balayage Hair Extensions Both Ombre and Balayage techniques portray excellent results; however, these two are entirely different.  Ombre Ombre is a French term meaning ‘shadow.’ The Ombre technique involves a bold styling of hair colour from root to tip. Colour may... Read More

Brushing hair at home 15/03/2021

How to Maintain Luxurious Hair Extensions at Home!

The coronavirus is still at large in the UK, meaning many businesses are still implementing strict protocols to reduce the risk of transmission. Most salons are open by appointment only, meaning that it is likely much harder to visit the hair stylist when you feel like you need a fresh look.  Even if you can’t get an appointment, there’s no reason to just sit and painfully witness the gradual deterioration of your extensions. Instead, take matters into your own hands to maintain a vibrant, healthy, natural-looking head of hair. Here... Read More

Woman with a perm 14/03/2021

Clip In Hair Extensions: Pros and Cons

When considering hair extensions, the clip-in variety is definitely the most popular on the market. They are convenient, long-lasting (if taken care of), and offer a wide range of styles, textures, and lengths to choose from. If you’ve ever thought about changing up your hairstyle but aren’t ready to commit to a haircut, perm, or colouring your locks, then clip-in hair extensions are perfect for you. Here are some advantages and disadvantages to consider when shopping for your set. Pros of Clip-In Extensions The best thing about clip-in extensions is... Read More

Effects of Different Water Types on Hair Extensions

When it comes to topics about hair extensions, it is also vital to talk about different water types such as salt water, chlorine, and hard water as well as the effects they can have on your hair. After all, extensions are often pricey and it’s important to take proper care of them if you want them to last. Read on to learn more about the impacts each water type can have on your hair extensions: Chlorine and Hair Extensions Chlorine is known to be an excellent disinfectant. In fact, it... Read More

clip-in ponytail in woman's hair 10/03/2021

What to Know About Clip-On Ponytail Hair Extensions

Clip-on ponytail hair extensions are such a huge trend these days—think Ariana Grande’s famous high ponytail. The good news is, you don’t need to wait for your hair to grow longer, or undergo expensive hair treatments to achieve something like that. With a clip-on ponytail hair extension, you can have the hair you want easily.  Clip-Ons Clip-ons are perfect for people who are new to hair extensions. This is because they’re easy to use, and you can place them by yourself with no fuss. Also, when you get used to... Read More

Lady with long false lashes 08/03/2021

How to Take Care of Your Precious Eyelash Extensions

The eyes are essential to every bold and dramatic makeup look. Cute eyelash extensions can bring out the flirty yet elegant charm of your eyes. The longer and thicker they are, the more you are likely to turn heads. But these are not just accessories that you can toss aside once you’re done. If you don’t take care of your eyelash extensions, they can become crusty. And not only is that a not-so-cute look on you, but it could also lead to some severe problems. Eyelash extensions are applied very... Read More

lady working out in the gym 07/03/2021

Can I Wear Hair Extensions at the Gym? What to Know

A woman holds so much power and authority over their image simply by how they wield their hair. The freedom to express oneself through their hair gives such a boost to any woman’s self-esteem—giving them the confidence and courage to live their life the way they want.  These days, there are multiple ways you can change up your hair, depending on your mood. You can dye your hair to express creativity, tie it up in a bun when busy, curl it up when you’re feeling a little fancy, or chop... Read More

swimming in the sea 05/03/2021

Salt Water and Your Hair Extensions: What to Know Before Taking a Dip

Women love a lot of things—and among them, gorgeous natural hair extensions and beautiful beaches. But do these two things go together? If you like wearing hair extensions and you’re planning to swim in the ocean, you are probably wondering if it’s safe to wear your clip-ins while you’re swimming. The short answer is ‘no’. Swimming in saltwater may benefit the skin and health in general, but that can’t be said for the hair (extensions or not). In this post, Foxy Locks will answer some of the questions that you... Read More

woman washing her hair 03/03/2021

Hard Water Hair Care for Your Natural Hair and Extensions

Water can do so much wonder to the human body that it could make you think it is the best element that ever existed. It cleanses the body of toxins and boosts one’s energy. More than just satiating thirst, staying hydrated reduces stress and builds muscle tone too.  However, did you know that water can be harmful to your hair? Regardless of whether you have natural hair or wear hair extensions, the wrong type of water can damage your hair if left unchecked! The Hair-Damaging Culprit: Hard Water Hard water... Read More

woman with hair extensions swimming 01/03/2021

What to Know When Swimming With Your Hair Extensions On

Summer is just around the corner, and with it comes a slew of swimming parties to beat the heat. Unfortunately, we all know that the sun, saltwater, and chlorine don’t mix well for your locks, but it can be just as damaging to your hair extensions too! While you plan on chasing waves by the beach, remember that all the water exposure can leave your mane in a tangled mess.  Saltwater and chlorine can have damaging effects on your hair and extensions, but the problem really lies in their impact... Read More