Malaysian virgin hair have become extremely popular. They are the go-to choices of most celebs, because of their lustrous, natural look and ease of maintenance and styling. They blend easily with the natural hair too and can be worn as protective styles. Despite the annual cleansing festivals in Malaysia that birth these weaves, they are still somewhat rare as these ceremonies don’t happen in Malaysia as regularly as they do in other natural hair producing countries.
Malaysian weaves occur in different styles and lengths, but are mostly brown, and can be dyed. Straightening of curly Malaysian weaves is possible and considerably easy, only time consuming. Straightening can be done to get a change of looks, or before storage of the weaves. Straightening should only be done with assurance that the weaves are 100% human hair as the process could destroy synthetic attachments. The straightening method to be used is dependent on hair texture.
This method is heat free and causes little damages to hair so long as you remember to avoid wetting the weave tracks since continuously doing that could make the weaves break away.
One : untangle hair from the tips up to the root. Untangle with fingers and make sure to run them continuously through the hairs to ensure they are tangle free.
Two : wash your hair with good shampoo and conditioner, dry out excess water using a towel.
Three : comb hair out and let it sit till almost dry.
Four : apply moisturizer and wrap weave around your head using bobby pins to keep it in place.
Five : tie scarf around your head and sleep with it on.
Quicker method to use would be heat – straightening combs and flat irons. Right measures must be taken to choose high quality combs with right heat adjustments.
One – Make sure your weaves are clean. This creates better results.
Two – Brush your weaves, removing all the kinks and snags. Try finger combing first.
Three – Apply heat protective agents.
Four – Partition the hair. Work the flattening iron from the roots down. Repeat this process till you’ve gotten your desired result.
Five – apply leave in conditioner and oil for that extra gleam.
Always provide proper care to your virgin hair bundles. Virgin hair vendors continuous care to last longer. The hair is natural, so it should be treated as such. Always remember to use a good conditioning treatment. Be sure to moisturize regularly, with or without the application of heat.
Perform a co-wash once a week. It is recommended that you opt for air-drying after washing the hair and putting it through conditioning process.
When the weave is almost dry, you should use a conditioner to make it smoother. Always make use of products that are alcohol because they don’t make hair frizzy.