FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
WHAT TYPE OF HAIR DO YOU USE?
A:All of our Hair Extensions are 100% Remi Human Hair, of the highest quality. We specialise in many methods, in many lengths, and have something suitable for most women.
WHICH METHODS DO YOU SPECIALISE IN?
A:We specialise in several methods that are safe for your hair and easy to maintain, including -
- Tape Weft Hair Extensions
- Skin Weft Hair Extensions
- Micro Bead Hair Extensions
- Shrinkable Tube Hair Extensions
- Clip-In Hair Extensions
- To find out which method is going to be most suitable for you please visit our Application Methods page or contact us to arrange an obligation free consultation on 1300 54 54 42.
DO I HAVE TO WAIT FOR YOU TO ORDER THE HAIR EXTENSIONS IN?
A:No, you do not have to wait for us to order the hair in. We keep a full range of Hair Extensions in stock to ensure that our clients can get their Hair Extensions done at any time.
WILL THE HAIR EXTENSIONS MATCH MY OWN HAIR COLOUR?
A:Our Hair Extensions come in over 50 colours and blends including Balayage Hair Extensions, Ombre Hair Extensions, Two-tone, Highlight and Lowlight Hair Extensions, Pop and Pastel Colours. We stock all of the colours at the salon and are able to use several colours if need be to ensure a natural seamless result. Our qualified Stylists also specialise in Colour matching if you have a very unique colour that requires your hair or the Hair Extensions to be dyed. To know more please visit our Colour Matching page.
DO YOU ONLY DO HAIR EXTENSIONS?
A:At Kiki Hair Extensions we specialise in all hairdressing services such as Colours, Cuts, Keratin Straightening, Permanent Hair Straightening and Styling. For a full list of the services we offer please visit our price list.
CAN I COLOUR MY OWN HAIR WITH MY HAIR EXTENSIONS IN?
A:Yes you can. The bonds of our Hair Extensions are very strong and will not get damaged should you dye your hair whilst they are in. However, most of our customers get their colour done at their maintenance appointment every 6-8 weeks whilst your Hair Extensions are out to ensure a perfect application and save time. We also offer some fantastic Maintenance and Regrowth Packages. For more information please visit our Packages Page: Kiki Hair Packages.
HOW CAN HAIR EXTENSIONS IMPROVE MY HAIR?
A:Hair Extensions can be used for many different reasons including –
- To add length
- To add volume/thickness
- To fix a bad haircut
- To add highlights or lowlights
- To create a Balayage/Ombre colour without lightening the ends of your own hair
HOW MUCH DO YOU CHARGE FOR HAIR EXTENSIONS?
A:Our Hair Extensions vary greatly in price, depending on the following –
- How many you have applied
- Which Hair quality you choose
- Which application method you choose
- For a full Price List please view our Price List.
DO YOU HAVE WAVY OR CURLY HAIR EXTENSIONS?
A:All of our Hair Extensions are available in straight, wavy and curly. Our Hair Extensions are kept in stock at all times to avoid any waiting periods. If you are unsure whether Hair Extensions will suit your curl or wave, please come in for a consultation to view your different options and discuss it with one of our experienced technicians.
HOW LONG ARE YOUR HAIR EXTENSIONS?
A:Our standard and most popular length we have is 22" Hair Extensions. We do carry some stock of 24" Hair Extensions and 26" Hair Extensions, should you wish to get the additional length. 28" Hair Extensions and longer is also available with a short waiting period.
HOW LONG DOES MY HAIR NEED TO BE TO GET HAIR EXTENSIONS?
A:The shortest your hair should be for a natural result is approximately 2-3 inches long. If you are unsure whether your hair is long enough please contact us to book a consultation so we can assess for you or send us a photo to info$kikihairextensions.com.au
HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO GET HAIR EXTENSIONS APPLIED?
A:Depending on which application you select and how many pieces we are applying it will take approximately 1-3 hours.
WILL HAIR EXTENSIONS DAMAGE MY OWN HAIR OR HURT?
A:The methods that we specialise in at Kiki Hair Extensions are the most up to date methods on the market that have been proven to not cause any damage or stress to your own hair, providing you follow our simple Maintenance Plan. Correct application technique is vital to prevent hair breakage and if not applied correctly they can be painful. This is normally caused by applying them too close to the scalp, an incorrect amount of hair placed in the attachments, or the extensions not lying flat to your head. Kiki stylists all undergo regular extensive training for each application technique to ensure a perfect, safe and comfortable application for all clients.
HOW LONG WILL MY HAIR EXTENSIONS LAST?
A:With regular maintenance every 6-8 weeks, Kiki Hair Extensions will last approximately 12 months. Using specifically formulated products for Hair Extensions such as the Kiki Hydrate Series also ensures that you get the maximum life of your hair extensions.
WILL I STILL BE ABLE TO WEAR MY HAIR UP?
A:You can wear your hair up or down, exercise, go swimming, and do most other things you would normally do without damaging the hair extensions. The Kiki Team are very experienced and also ensure that they are not visible when you wear your hair up.
WILL PEOPLE BE ABLE TO TELL I HAVE HAIR EXTENSIONS?
A:Kiki Hair Extensions are virtually undetectable as the all of the different methods are specialise in have very small, discreet bonds that sit flat and close to the head. They are never too close to the hairline or part line. You are able to wear your hair up without the attachments being visible.
HOW DO I MAINTAIN HAIR EXTENSIONS?
A:You will need to get your Hair Extensions maintained in the salon every 6-8 weeks. Like your own hair, to keep it looking great and healthy there is a little work required. Hair Extensions require regular brushing with a loop brush, wearing it in a plat to sleep at night, and using the Kiki Hydrate products to ensure your hair's longevity.
CAN I DYE MY HAIR EXTENSIONS?
A:We don't recommend bleaching or lightening Hair Extensions as it damages the hair. You can tone and dye them darker though as this will not damage your Hair Extensions. We recommend getting a qualified hairdresser to dye your Hair Extensions as it is not your own hair it will need to be watched very closely whilst processing. It is always best to do a test strand first.
CAN THEY BE STRAIGHTENED OR CURLED?
A:Yes you can style your Hair Extensions as they are 100% Remi Human Hair. It is recommended to always use a heat protector when styling your Hair Extensions, as you should be with your own hair too.
HOW DO I WASH MY HAIR EXTENSIONS?
A:It is recommended that you wash your Hair Extensions 2-3 times per week with the Kiki Hydrate range, as well as a weekly Masque. For more information on maintaining your Hair Extensions please visit our Maintenance Page.
CAN I USE PRODUCTS IN MY HAIR EXTENSIONS?
A:Yes you can use most products on your Hair Extensions. We recommend using products that are high in Moisture, and avoid using products that have a high Protein content. Kiki Hair Extensions have specifically formulated products for Hair Extensions including a Shampoo, Conditioner, Treatment and Leave-in Moisturiser to ensure your Hair Extensions last as long as possible.