Does Tape-in Hair Extensions Damage Your Hair?

Tape-in Hair extensions are not a new hair extensions installation technique, but recently it has become more popular and sought after. Though, it has recently become trendy, there are still a lot of people that are unsure if this is an appropriate style for them. One frequent quest we get here is, "Will tape-in hair extensions damage my hair?" The answer is no! The wonderful thing about tape-ins is that anyone can wear them no matter your hair type. The most important thing to remember is that this should be installed and removed by a professional licensed cosmetologist.

What is tape-in hair extensions?

Tape-in extensions are usually about one to one and a half inches of sections of hair that are pre-taped with an adhesive that is applied to your hair. 

What type of adhesive is used with tape-in hair extensions?

Tape-in extensions adhesives are usually medical grade adhesive or keratin adhesive. MSC uses keratin because it is water and heat resistant. Medical grade glue is safe but depending on the company the adhesive may not be reliable.

How much does tape-in haor cost with installation?

In today's market there is a variety of types of tape-ins available, different textures, colors, and multiple qualities. The better the quality the hair the longer the style will last. With MSC Virgin Remy Hair, our tape-ins are reusable and high quality. The costs of installation by a professional can range between $300-$700 depending on the stylist. Costs of hair can be very inexpensive but the costs of good quality hair will costs on average $350.

Who should wear tape-ins hair extensions?

Anyone can wear this type of extension; it is highly recommended to do a consultation prior to installation. This is important for multiple reasons. You want to be sure the stylists installing your tape-ins is professional, experienced, and can provide care for your hair while the tape ins are installed and when it is time to remove the hair extensions. 

Do Tape-in Hair Extensions Damage the Hair?

Tape in hair extensions will not damage your hair. They are very easy to remove. There is no tension or pulling to the natural hair with tape-in hair extensions. With tape in hair extensions, you will not lose hair or experience any discomfort. 

We encourage you to consult with a professional hair stylist prior to purchasing hair and installing. This is a natural seamless way to add volume and length to your hair fast and easy.


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