Q: How many strands of hair do I need for a full head?
A: The average head of hair takes between 5 and 6 packs (100 – 120 strands). However, depending on the length of the client’s hair, as well as the thickness this can vary. Someone with a short bob for example may use as many as 10 packs, whereas someone with shoulder length hair may only need 4.
Q: What color should I choose?
A: We have many colors to choose from in a wide variety of shades and levels. Remember, because the hair is 100% human you can also color the hair to a level of your choice. For a list of our colors click here to view our Color Ring. or you can purchase a Color Ring to help make the decision.
Q: What is the difference between I-Tip and Fusion?
A: Our I-Tip method is also known as the beading method. It involves tiny aluminum beads created to hold the hair in place. It also alleviates the use of heat and glue making the removal process much easier. We have 100% keratin tips applied to the hair making it easy to hide and use.
Q: How many strands come in a pack?
A: In our I-Tip and Fusion packs, there are 20 strands per pack. Tape-In packs come with ten 1 ½” wefts. Clip-Ins come with several pieces of varying sizes. (View the product page for more details.)
Q: How do I care for my hair?
A: For a complete list of hair care instructions visit feel free to view our hair care instruction card. Be sure to always use a sulfate-free shampoo and conditioner. Try not to expose the bonds to chlorinated water or other harsh ingredients.
Q: What can I do with my hair once the extensions are in?
A: Basically anything you would do with your own hair. From curling to blow-drying, flat-ironing and styling. Just remember to always take extra good care of your hair.
Q: Can I brush my hair with extensions in place?
A: Yes! Babe sells a very affordable hair extension brush. We recommend requiring each new customer to purchase one to ensure proper care and maintenance for the hair. When brushing, hold the hair at the roots and brush from the tips working up.
Q: Can I dye my hair extensions?
A: Yes! If you must dye your extensions, use only a semi- or demi- permanent hair color. Never lift color, only deposit it. Make sure to keep it within two shades of the hair’s original color. And always do a strand test first, so you can ensure that the results will be what you want.
Q: Where does the hair come from?
A: Our hair comes from India and then is processed in China before it is shipped to the United States. Women in India donate their hair to the local temples.
Q: Will the extensions damage my hair?
A: If installed correctly and taken care of properly, your hair will not be harmed. For more information about caring for your hair, please visit our hair care tips.
Q: Do you sell to the public?
A: No. We only sell our products through distributors. If you would like to offer Babe Products in your salon, contact a distributor. If you want to find a find a stylist who install Babe Hair extensions, click here.