Maintenance Tips for Working Out With Hair Extensions
One of the biggest myths surrounding hair extensions is that you won’t be able to continue your active lifestyle. With Hand-Tied Hair Extensions one of the best things about them is that they don’t stand in the way of you and your workout. The team at Covet & Mane have put together a few tips to help to keep your hair extensions looking (and smelling) fresh when you workout.
Working out with hair extensions doesn’t have to be high maintenance. With a few simple maintenance tips, you can keep your extensions looking fresh and fabulous while staying active. In this article, we’ll explore practical advice, including a few personal testimonials from our team, to help you maintain your extensions during your workout sessions.
Read on to discover how to keep your locks looking (and smelling) great even when breaking a sweat.
Protecting Your Hair Extensions During Outdoor Workouts
Working out outdoors exposes your hair extensions to the elements. The harshest element of them all being the sun.
Here are some tips to protect them:
Select Hairstyles that Minimize Friction & Tangling
When you participate in an exercise that involves a lot of movement it’s best to avoid friction or having your hair extensions sit on top of your sweaty skin.
Here are few tips for protective hair styles:
Proper Washing and Drying Techniques for Hair Extensions
After workouts, it’s crucial to wash your hair and extensions to remove any sweat, dirt, or product buildup.
Here are a few tips for frequent shampoos with hair extensions:
Keep your roots dry
We will say it again: Ensure the top of your wefts is completely dry to prevent moisture buildup and potential issues. If you do not have enough time to shampoo after a workout please absorb any sweat along your hairline or scalp or consider a scalp serum.
Use dry shampoo sparingly
Dry shampoo can be helpful for extending time between washes, but it should not replace regular cleansing.
Keep these tips in mind:
Try top washing for ultimate low maintenance lifestyle hack
Our team at Covet & Mane is a huge fan of Top-Washing. It literally has changed our lives. We get in salon blowouts and extend that fresh from the salon look by just focusing on a quick wash and blow dry on the hair in your crown and hairline. It’s a 10 minutes maximum style session that makes you look like you just stepped out of the salon.
Here are a few benefits of top washing your hair extensions:
Detangle, detangle, detangle
Preventing tangles is essential for keeping your extensions in top shape.
Follow these detangling techniques:
Working out with hair extensions doesn’t have to be a challenge. By following these maintenance tips, you can ensure your extensions stay fresh, tangle-free, and odorless, even during your most intense workouts. Embrace your fitness journey without compromising your hair extension investment.
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