FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT HAIR EXTENSIONS
We at Nya Impressions totally understand concerns or queries about if hair extensions are for you or not.
Below is a selection of answers to frequently asked questions you may have. We hope you feel happier and confident in choosing Nya Impressions as your chosen hair extension technician.
What are Hair Extensions ?
Hair extensions are a method of adding Human or synthetic hair onto your own natural hair. This is to add volume, length or to fill in gaps of thinning or hair loss in areas.
Am I suitable for Hair Extensions?
The majority of people who wish to have hair extensions generally are suitable. However a few people may not be depending on hair loss issues, the condition of their hair, or severity of hair damage.
Please do not worry these factors will be discussed during the consultation.A consultation is compulsory for all clients who require hair extensions.
Is my hair long enough for Hair Extensions?
In order to have hair extensions which look fabulous! Nya Impressions recommends your natural hair to be at least 4/5 inches long.
Do I really need a Hair Extension consultation? I’ve had extensions fitted by a previous stylist before
We totally understand why you may question this. However in orded for us to provide you a high standard of service, we need a consultation. We need to perform tests, colour match your hair, discuss what desired look is achievable, find the correct hair texture needed. Last but not least find the most suitable method for your hair at the right lengths.
All this will give you a tailored customised experience!
What type of hair do you provide?
Nya Impressions offers Capelli Remy, Rusian & Russian Slavic in double drawn.
We also provide Russian Virgin and Brazilian single drawn hair.
What do the terms Remy, Virgin, European, Russian & Indian Remy hair mean?
Remy hair is cuticle correct, which means that the hair has been harvested with all cuticles going in the same direction. The pony tail has been carefully cut from the persons head and is tied securely at the top ,to ensure that the hair is the correct direction.
Indian Virgin Remy hair is the finest quality hair and all the cuticles are correct, facing the same direction. It is finer in texture than Indian Remy hair. Suitable for all hair textures & types.
Virgin hair is hair which has been harvested cuticle correct and it has not been dyed and unprocessed. It is very expensive and is of a high grade quality.
Eurasian & European hair is the best quality and is expensive. It feels finer and silkier and is most suitable for ladies with European hair textures.
Russian hair is of a high quality it is seen as the ‘platinum standard’ of hair which is reflected in the price. It also feels finer and silkier and is most suitable for ladies with European hair textures.
All of the hair used at Nya Impressions are of a HIGH standard which is durable and long lasting.
Do I really need hair extension maintenance?
Yes! Nya Impressions HIGHLY recommends you attend your maintenance appointments. It is very important for us to check every 4-6 weeks that your hair is in good condition. At the maintenance appointments we check that your hair isn’t matting, damaged, and that you are following good aftercare. We also re-tighten and re-do any hair that may have loosened or slipped out. This is to ensure that your hair extensions are well maintained and looks fabulous!
Can Nya Impressions maintain my hair if I have had it fitted by another hairstylist or Hair technician? Can I provide my own hair extensions?
Am afraid not. We do not maintain any other hairstylist or hair technicians work. We suggest you go back to the person who fitted your hair extensions and allow them to maintain the hair. Then if you prefer, we can fit hair extensions for you.
We can if you require us to uninstall hair extensions. However as we do not know if any damaged was caused by the install or maintenance, we ask that you sign a declaration form.
We do not allow clients to bring their own extensions. All hair is provided by us, as we know the quality is of a very high standard.
What does the terms ‘Tidy up’, ‘Maintenance’ & ‘Refit’ mean?
Tidy up appointment entails of checking the positioning of the hair extensions and to restyle your hair.
Maintenance appointment involves checking the positioning of the hair extensions, repositioning them in certain areas and topping up with new hair if needed.
Refit is a full removal of the hair extensions and refitting it with the same hair extensions.