You're New Favorite Products for Straight Hair Extensions
Straight hair extensions are by far one of the best looks you can have because of how chic it looks. You can wear straight extensions for any occasion and never go wrong.
The only downfall to them is that after a while it begins to look dry and stale looking. Extensions cost far too much to have them not looking their best. There’s also a boatload of different products that can be applied to help with the maintenance if you need it.
Beware you’re using the right products. Many times the products we use are harmful to the extensions so you must be careful and make sure you’re only buying what’s needed and remember less is more when it comes to extensions.
Simmer Lights shampoo
If you have grey straight hair extensions, this product is amazing. It’s normally for people who have real grey hair but works on extensions too. It keeps the hair popping and shining. It also does a great job of protecting the color and making sure it doesn’t fade. When it comes to straight hair, it’s really easy to notice the dirt and film, so this shampoo helps with brings the shine back.
Hask Mint Almond Oil Shampoo
It’s best to remember the importance of caring for your extensions as you would with your real hair. When it comes to washing extensions, some people buy any shampoo because they think it doesn’t matter; but it does. The Hask Mint Almond Oil Shampoo is a great nourishing shampoo. It soaks the hair extensions and cleanses it. It adds a nice shine to it as well. After washing with this product, your extensions should look as fresh as it did when you first purchased them.
Dove and TRESemme' Dry Shampoo
Both of these products do a great job of absorbing all the dirt and germs that get collected in your straight extensions. When you’re in between washes and need to refresh your extensions, this will be the product you'll need. The dry time is fast, and it also leaves your straight hair looking silky all day long. You no longer have to wait until wash day to have soft, clean hair!
OGX Coconut Milk Shampoo
The entire OGX line is great for straight extension hair. It does a great job of maintaining the quality of the hair. It’s best not to use harsh products on your extensions, and this coconut milk shampoo line is natural and lite. So this product is adding great benefits to your extensions instead of making them worse.
Silk Elements Mega Cholesterol Treatment
This conditioner is one of the best out! A quick tip for this product is to put on as much as possible and work it through the hair strands. This conditioner will leave your straight hair extensions super moisturized. You could also leave it in for about an hour or even longer, to maximize the shine and moisture.
Carol's Daughter Black Vanilla Conditioner
This lightweight conditioner does wonders for straight hair extensions. Often, extension hair can become stiff and dry looking, and this product will reverse that issue. It will transform the extensions back to its original state. The Black Vanilla Conditioner can also be used as a leave-in product as well. You could always apply the product throughout the hair and leave on overnight while it dries and then styles as needed.
Shimmer Lights Conditioner
Just like the shampoo that I mentioned earlier, this main product's purpose is to maintain grey hair color, even in straight hair extensions. While the shampoo is cleansing the hair, the conditioner is locking in all those benefits from it. Gray hair can sometimes fade over time, but with this conditioner, it will refresh the color for you while leaving the hair soft and shiny.
This conditioner is one that is great for your straight hair and also on the inexpensive side. You will get great results with this product. It smells good, its lightweight and will keep your straight hair silky. This conditioner also comes in a range of other different types of conditioners. If you’re looking for a conditioner to give you either shine, moisture or even to help remove buildup from your extensions, this line is for you!
Aphogee Style Wrap Mousse
Not all moose products are known as the last styling options! This product is great when you’re blow-drying your hair extensions. The heat allows the moose to restore the hair shiny and keep the straightness.
Creme of Nature Argan Oil and Shine Foaming Mousse
We all know that Crème of Nature is one of the best products when it comes to smelling good! It not only smells good but just a little of this product goes a long way. Straight has to look a certain way for it to sleek and fresh; this product will help with that. It provides long-lasting hold and loads of shine from the argon oil, which will be sure to have your extensions thanking you later!
John Frieda Frizz-Ease Dream Curls Daily Styling Spray
If you’re feeling fancy, be sure to get your hands on this John Frieda spray! One major flaw of straight hair is the possibility of frizz, which is never a good thing! This product will be sure to keep you covered even on the dreariest day! It will bring the movement and shine back into your straight hair.
Alma Legend Polish Spray
Okay, so once you have washed, conditioned and added your moose to your straight, it’s only right that you seal all that goodness with an oil. The Alma Legend Polish Spray is one to have in your product collection. It leaves hair shiny and tames fly aways! There’s nothing worse than beautiful straight hair that has fly a-ways with it. This product will end that, leaving your extensions to be flawless. Since it comes in a spray bottle, you’ll be able to apply it easily to the hair.
Jane Carter Nourish and Shine
We all love the Jane Carter hairline but also know the prices can be a little steep. But if you’re able to dig a little deep, this product won’t disappoint. The nourish and shine line has a super thick consistency which means a little goes a long way here. Grab a little for your hands, rub together and smooth on to the hair strands. Within seconds, you will have shiny, flourishing extensions along with a lite smell good scent.
OGX Nourishing Coconut Milk Serum
There’s only one thing better than oil, and that’s a serum. Serums are great because they're a little bit thinner than oil but have loads of benefits. The OGX nourishing coconut milk serum will be sure to hydrate your straight extensions allowing them to look its best. This serum is simple but powerful and also inexpensive!
DIY Deep Conditioner
Because who said hair extensions couldn’t take a DIY product? This DIY product is sure to leave your straight hair feeling and looking its best. Coconut oil has amazing benefits, and it’s great for hair extensions. All you do is apply the coconut oil all throughout the hair, cover with a plastic bag and sit under a hooded dryer for about 10 minutes and then brush out. Your hair will be soft, shiny and detangled with no issues.
Miss Jessie Multi Culture Gel
Well, you may be the type who wants to skip all the moose’s and creams and stick to gel when it comes to maintaining your straightness; and that’s fine! This Miss Jessie Multi Culture Gel is what you need to have full stock in your hair closet. Sometimes gels can be known to weigh the hair down and add a little dry crunch, but this product has none of that. Miss Jessie Multi Culture Gel is lightweight and will provide softness throughout the hair strands. This gel will be sure to maintain the straightness within your extensions.
Lay it Straight
As I mentioned earlier, straight hair is one of the best-looking styles. It gives off super chic and sleek fun vibes.
Above all else, straight hair extensions are simple. Simple means that you don’t have to do much to care for it but when you do you want to make sure the products are right.
I believe the above hair care products listed above are what every girl needs when maintaining their straight hair. It can be very easy for hair to lose its shape, shine and bounce and with these products, you’ll be sure to regain all of that and more!
Have you used any of these hair products before? If not, tell me below what products you use to maintain your straight hair extensions!