Weave Hair Extensions & Wefts in Melbourne

Weave hair extensions and wefts are great for adding both additional length and volume. Suitable for most types of hair that is around shoulder length and longer.

Weaves are good for medium to thick hair. Weaves instantly add lots of volume and length. There are a variety of colours, lengths, and hair types (curly, wavy, straight) to choose from. Weaves that are handmade provides better flexibility into adding more hair without the feel of extra weight.

Extensions shed just like our natural hair. However, for wefts hair extensions; they do shed slightly more if not cared for properly.

The good news is, handmade wefts have reduced this problem by about 95%.

Wefts hair extensions can be reused over and over again until they are worn out and consequently, a new row will need to be replaced or simply add more rows on top of old ones.

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Braided in Wefts Extensions

A person’s real hair is cornrowed and the wefted hair is attached to the braids using weaving thread. This style can last up to 12 weeks with proper care and maintenance.

Another advantage is that the real hair is protected from styling, manipulation, and the environment thus facilitating growth and length retention.

Thin tracks of hair are made and Sewn-In flatly across the scalp from left to right. Your own hair is then left loose in between the tracks, creating a natural look. This method leaves your hair looking flawless.

Weaves are good for medium to thick hair because they instantly add lots of volume and length.

There are a variety of colours, lengths, and hair types (curly, wavy, straight) to choose from. Handmade weaves provide better flexibility into adding more hair without the feel of extra weight.

Micro Horizontal Wefts Extensions

Micro weaving is the most popular method of permanent extensions. This method applies both weave extensions and micro ring extensions. It has lower maintenance and easy application, remove and most importantly, to wear.

Our clients tell us they are very happy with this method. It is much better for people with sensitive scalp and those experiencing hair loss and baldness in certain areas of their scalp.

Micro horizontal weaving allows you to have the most volume of hair you can; perfect when hand tied wefts are used. Every row is flat and attached to your natural hair with the tiny micro rings.

It is easy to maintain, wash, brush and most definitely healthier for your scalp as it doesn’t involve much pulling.

Micro weaves extensions involve a minimum number of bonds and less hair involved into joining extensions, this provides minimum usage of your natural hair, leaving it to breathe and grow undisturbed while experiencing the fuller look of extra hair extensions.

Micro-weave is easy to install, remove and retighten. Maintenance every 6-12 weeks is advised to keep them looking fresh.

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Full Braided Wefts Extensions

The track extensions are the ones most people know about, and the most common extension method for Afro hair used for over hundreds of years.

This method is suitable for all hair types and texture.

Your hair is cornrowed in a natural growth pattern and your natural hair can be left to frame the face and nape area or not at all. We choose a braiding pattern based on your head and the desired style.

Sometime we may add a net on top of the braids that will function as a base for the extensions so that they are sewn to the netting instead of directly to the your braids. We do this because we want to make sure the hair underneath grows well while you get to enjoy your new extensions.

These extensions can be kept for three months or more and is a great way to change your overall look from straight hair to curly hair or vice versa, from brunette to blonde.

Basically you can obtain any look imaginable by using this method.

Cornrow Braided Extensions

Cornrows and braiding are classic ways to care for hair that is frequently course and very curly. Often used in African cultures, cornrows have become a widespread hair care technique for countless men and women.

Many decide to have their hair braided for various reasons. Some include protecting the hair from environmental damage, to lengthen hair or to have a versatile style. Whatever the reason for braids the styles are truly endless when using a universal technique and adding a little imagination.

Extensions are added using cornrow method from top of the head to the bottom. There’s no need for sewing. Simply add extensions hair with a continuous cornrowing.

It is faster and very practical way of adding highlights to clients natural existing hair.

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Crotchet Braids

If you’re looking for a protective style that can give you big, full hair in a relatively short installation time, crochet braids are your new best friend.

They provide a number of versatile ways to wear your hair and are much easier to pull off at home compared to box braids or sew-in extensions, especially for anyone who considers themselves an amateur.

A great crochet braided style can last for more than a month and might leave people thinking you aren’t wearing extensions at all.

We use this method to add extensions quickly without the need of sewing the hair, the special hook is used to add hair onto your own natural hair.

The method is suitable for all texture types, offers more flexibility in maintenance than the full braided option. Easy to wash between the scalp. Much secure and quick to install.

For women who are new to the style, you might feel overwhelmed at the number of choices you have when it comes to buying crochet hair.

Extensions are available in so many different lengths, textures, and materials that it can be hard to decide which is best for you.

Tree Braids

Tree braids are a popular African-American hairstyle that applies extensions to the hair with small, tight braids. This lets you add length and volume to their current hairstyle.

Although the style can be done with most hair types, it works best with the thick, kinky nature of African American hair.

We use bulk hair braided directly into your own hair via an individual or cornrow braid.

The weave hair is braided down to hide away your own hair and the rest of the hair is left free.

Most of our clients like it because it allows more versatility than a fully cornrowed base.

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Micro Braids

Micro braids are tiny braids that are braided tightly into the hair. They last a long time and require minimal daily maintenance. While many people avoid this hairstyle because of the amount of time it takes to install, micro braids are the easiest styles to rock.

This hairstyle is mostly popular amongst women of African descent and lasts a long time.

Those seeking protective hairstyles can opt to get micro braids done using synthetic braids or natural hair extensions. We use your own hair in combination with bulk hair.

This method creates a more natural look and replaces the micro beads and fusion methods for those who don’t prefer the two.

Top of Crown Hair Closures

We offer a diverse range of human hair Closures to top off your crown, or serve as protective cover to your own hair.

Add more volume to your fringe in an instant.

We also add crown volumiser for those experiencing hair loss or have Alopecia on top their crown area. They can be used as clip-ins or attached clients natural Hair.

Pricing is generally based on a size of Top Volumiser, a base of Top Volumiser, length and texture of hair, virgin or processed, and whether it requires custom colour.

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Call and we’ll help you find the extensions, method, colour and style to suit your lifestyle, needs and budget. 

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