Recondition, recondition, recondition

I know I talk about this A LOT, but it’s so very important! Imagine this: your alternative human hair pieces have gone through a huge chemical process; such as acid baths, textile dyes and silicone coatings applied (not all prcessed human hair goes through all these processes). That, coupled with the fact that it has no bloody supply, no oxygen, no essential vitamins and minerals getting to it. You add heat, you brush it everyday, you style it; it goes through A LOT, but we don’t put anything back into it.

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How to care for your human hair toppers and wigs

All alternative human hair needs the best care and products possible to keep it looking and feeling it's best and lasting as long as it possibly can. We have to remember alternative hair does not have a blood supply, minerals or goodness getting to it so we need to replenish this loss. We also need to protect our alternative hair from UV and heat as much as we can which will slow down the oxidisation process and help keep the hair moisturised.

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Little Princess Trust Poem

This beautifully written poem to Little Princess Trust from six-year-old Jade really struck a chord with me. When I was losing my hair by the bag full (yes, bag full), I used to throw it out of my bedroom window. Partly to get rid of the horrific daily reminder, but more so to try and turn it into a positive. Even though I found it near impossible to think positive thoughts, I knew I must. The little garden birds using my hair to build their nests made me feel like it wasn’t all a waste and that my beautiful long locks could live on a little longer keeping little creatures warm and protected.

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