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Palmer's Manuka Flower & Honey on Kurly Klips

Palmer's Manuka Flower & Honey on Kurly Klips

What products should you use on your natural hair extensions? We get this question A LOT. To be honest, because Kurly Klips are 100% human hair, different products work for different sets. However, we're always trying to find holy grail staples that work well for everybody. Kurlies, you know we love some Cantu Coconut Curling Cream for detangling and moisturizing. But Cantu, watch out! Palmer's Manuka Flower Honey Conditioner and Leave-In might be here to jack the crown!     Palmer's has been adding to its range of hair products over the last couple of years. Yes, child! Once known...

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Hair Chalk on Your Extensions

Hair Chalk on Your Extensions

Thinking about using hair chalk to add color to your hair extensions? Like everything in life, it has its pros and its cons. In this post, the very stylish Nailah from @nerd_n_niceclothes goes purple in the streets of Korea! She used hair chalk on the tips of her Kurly Klips for a bold ombre effect. Find out what she learned before you take the leap and use chalk on your hair extensions.   TGIF! I love Friday like I love Brown the Bear Mr. Brown + Miss Brown 🐻❤👸🏽 A photo posted by Naïlah 나일라 (@nerd_n_niceclothes) on Jan 26, 2017...

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Can You Wear Clip Ins to the Airport?

Can You Wear Clip Ins to the Airport?

Can you get through airport security while wearing clip in extensions? We get asked this question a lot. And we get it! We understand the need to look beautiful while traveling. You come across so many people at the airport, why wouldn't you want to look your best? But do you know what's not a good look? Having to take your clip-ins out, weft by weft, at airport security. Here's the thing. Some people have no issues traveling with clips. But others have horror stories galore. In this post, we'll give you the low down on clip in extensions and...

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How to Deal w/ Girls Hating On Your Extensions

How to Deal w/ Girls Hating On Your Extensions

Has a girl ever tried to shame you for wearing hair extensions? If you stalk online hair forums, you'll see this behavior all the time. Even from fellow naturals (sometimes especially from fellow naturals, let's be real.)I can recall a few women who have tried to devalue me for wearing hair extensions. They issued these low blows as a way to increase their self-esteem. And I recognized this. But the comments still sting, especially when their mission is to embarrass you in front of others.     If you're dealing with this, I want you to know one thing: THERE...

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HAIRCARE 1O1: Lightening Your Hair Extensions

HAIRCARE 1O1: Lightening Your Hair Extensions

Dying your Kurly Klips lighter can look great when done well. However, Klips that have been color treated need extra care.    What is Virgin Hair & Why Is It Important Virgin hair extensions are generally a soft black color. That's because many hair extensions are from Asian donors who have soft black hair. This hair has never been dyed before. This makes the hair stronger and in the best condition to receive hair dye.  At Kurly Klips, we refer to our virgin hair color as Natural Black. Only our Natural Black hair can be safely dyed. That's because it has never been dyed...

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Are You Addicted to Your Hair Extensions?

Are You Addicted to Your Hair Extensions?

Is it possible to become addicted to your hair extensions? How do you know and is it harmful? Jasmin and I have an honest conversation about self-love and hair extensions. We also share tips on how to break the addiction.     How do you know you're addicted? As Jasmin says: when you eat, sleep, and drink in your clip-ins. When you're chilling on the couch with nowhere to go but you still feel compelled to wear them. For me, it's when I don't recognize the person in the mirror without the clips. It's an identity clash. When my self-love...

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