Sew in Weave Hairstyles is an afro technique of asking for extensions (additional hair strands) in the sewing. This method of extension on afro hair, cute old, is still massively used in hair salons for frizzy and curly hair. This allows women to enjoy longer hair or of different types (curly, smooth) for several weeks or months.
How arises Sew in Weave Hairstyles?
- The hairdresser starts braiding the hair of the person who wishes to pose a weave.
- Then the hairdresser “weaves,” that is to say, sew a strip of natural or synthetic strands on the recently made braid. Depending on the desired haircut, sew more or fewer bits. It is possible to exceed the natural hair on the front of the head that will blend with the extensions or to make a complete weaving. It can also be put only a few rows of hair at the back of the head as part of a unique hairdo (wedding cup …).
The talent of the hairdresser will weave imperceptible boundaries, so it is better to have their hair done by an experienced person.
Types of wicks for installation of extension: natural or synthetic strands.
One of the elements to which the aesthetic result of hair weaving is the quality wicks used. There are two types: natural wicks and synthetic strands.
The natural highlights are the most expensive course and come mostly from India and Brazil.
In India, the offering hair in temples by women are collected and processed before sale. In Brazil, the hair is sold for reasons related to poverty.
Indian hair, often labeled Remy Hair are considered best suited for thin, long and flexible, unlike the Chinese hair (which compete for cheaper), thicker. This is a label that guarantees the quality of human hair used.
Some Brazilian hair is prized, especially by African American because they are fastened to an exotic finish.
Sew in Weave Hairstyles Cost
The price of the provision of weaving depends on several factors:
- The quality of the locks
- The number of bits asked
- The reputation of the salon or hairdresser (good hairdressers know that African women are ready to pay the price for quality…)
Video how to make a Sew in Weave Hairstyles
This video illustrates the technique to Sew in Weave Hairstyles band stuck on a braid.