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Hair Extensions for Postpartum Hair Loss

Hair Extensions for Postpartum Hair Loss

Rachel Koontz
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For new moms, hair extensions for postpartum hair loss can be a gamechanger!

Many new mothers struggle with thinning hair and loss of volume after giving birth. Excessive hair shedding is often caused by a drop in estrogen levels, but thankfully this change won't last too long. Most women regain hair fullness by their child's first birthday, and some experience their hair coming back even earlier. If you are feeling self-conscious about your postpartum hair and you desire instant fullness, hair extensions can help.

Donna Bella Hair invites you to step into a world where postpartum hair loss no longer defines you. You're an amazing mother and you're also a woman who deserves to feel confident.

In this blog post, we'll explore two great options for postpartum hair loss: wearing Clip-Ins (temporary extensions) or having Tape-Ins or Kera-Links installed with micro bonds (semi-permanent professional methods). Read on to find out which is best for you!

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Clip-Ins: A New Mom's Best Friend

Are you looking for a hassle-free and temporary fix? Clip-in hair extensions are a practical and affordable option for an on-the-go lifestyle where you don't want to head to the salon and would rather put in the extensions yourself. Clip-Ins are versatile extensions and are easy to install, making them perfect for busy moms. Simply snap them into place, and voila! Instant volume and length that blend seamlessly with your natural hair. Then take them out before showering, swimming or sweating at the gym, and remove them at night before bed. With clip-ins, you can effortlessly achieve a fuller, more luscious look whenever you desire, allowing you to embrace your inner beauty while taking care of your little one.

Benefits of Clip-in extensions:

  • Fast and convenient
  • Easy to install from home
  • Affordable
  • Variety of lengths and colors to choose from

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Micro Bonds with Tape-Ins and Kera-Links: A Lasting Transformation

For a more long-term solution, micro bonds with tape-ins and/or kera-links are ideal for helping with postpartum hair loss. These extensions are semi-permanent, meaning they stay in your hair all the time, giving you the freedom to go about your day without worrying about your hair. Tape-Ins require a move-up appointment at the salon about every 4-8 weeks and Kera-Links get moved up every 12-16 weeks.

What's great about both of these methods is you can cut down the wefts or strands to make teeny, tiny attachment points called micro bonds.

This means they hide really well in the hair, especially towards the crown and hair line. They can be installed closer to the front of your head where hair thinning often happens. And they're secure even if you want your hair up or down.

Benefits of micro bonds with Tape-Ins or Kera-Links:

  • Precise, customized placement
  • Long lasting wear
  • Styling flexibility, have your hair up or down
  • Great for adding fullness in front and on the sides
  • Tiny bonds give a big confidence boost

Conclusion:

Motherhood is a beautiful journey, and postpartum hair loss shouldn't overshadow that experience. By exploring the world of hair extensions, specifically clip-ins and micro bonds with tape-ins and kera-links, you can regain your confidence and feel like yourself again. Whether you opt for the convenience of clip-ins or the durability of micro bonds, these extensions provide emotional support during a time when self-care is crucial. Embrace the simplicity, relate to other moms experiencing similar hair struggles, and enjoy the transformation that hair extensions can bring to your life. You deserve to feel amazing every step of the way.

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Start your hair journey with Donna Bella Hair

Curious about extensions but not sure where to start? Try our Virtual Color Match tool! You can find the best 3 shades to match your hair, then see what length and methods they're available in. Our team here at Donna Bella Hair is passionate about helping women regain their confidence after postpartum hair loss and we'd love to help you find the right extensions for you.

As always, you can also call us at (888) 424-7548 or text us at 866-631-1522.

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i Pull your hair to the front and avoid tucking it behind your ears
i Natural lighting is best, ideally in front of a window
i Tilt your head slightly forward
i Ensure your clothing contrasts with your hair color
i Wear your hair straight for best results
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i Pull your hair to the front and avoid tucking it behind your ears
i Natural lighting is best, ideally in front of a window
i Tilt your head slightly forward
i Ensure your clothing contrasts with your hair color
i Wear your hair straight for best results
No filters or edited photos
Avoid harsh sunlight on your hair and face
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*Seasonal colors and collections may not show up in your color match and may not be available in all lengths and application methods.

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METHOD
LENGTHS
PER PACK
AVERAGE WEIGHT
MAINTENANCE
MAIN BENIFITS
PRICE RANGE
Tape In

Tape-IN

APPLICATION
via Certified Stylist
QUALITY
100% Remy Human Hair
METHOD
Adhesive
LENGTHS
12”, 14”, 16”, 18”, 22”, 26”, 30”
PER PACK
10 Single Wefts
AVERAGE WEIGHT
15g - 40g
MAINTENANCE
Every 4-8 Weeks
MAIN BENEFITS
  • Fastest install
  • Stylist preferred
  • No tools needed
PRICE RANGE
Starting from $55 per pack
Hybrid Weft

Hybrid Weft

APPLICATION
via Certified Stylist
QUALITY
100% Remy Human Hair
METHOD
Sew-In
LENGTHS
18”, 22”
PER PACK
1 Single Weft
AVERAGE WEIGHT
60g - 120g
MAINTENANCE
Every 6-10 Weeks
MAIN BENEFITS
  • Most innovative
  • Machine + Hand
  • Tied Weft design
PRICE RANGE
Starting from $160 per pack
Kera Link

Kera-Link

APPLICATION
via Certified Stylist
QUALITY
100% Remy Human Hair
METHOD
Keratin Bond
LENGTHS
16”, 18”, 22”
PER PACK
20 Single Strands
AVERAGE WEIGHT
14g - 20g
MAINTENANCE
Every 12-16 Weeks
MAIN BENEFITS
  • Longest-lasting
  • Customizable
PRICE RANGE
Starting from $50 per pack
I-link

I-Link

APPLICATION
via Certified Stylist
QUALITY
100% Remy Human Hair
METHOD
Beaded
LENGTHS
16”, 18”, 22”
PER PACK
20 Single Strands
AVERAGE WEIGHT
14g - 20g
MAINTENANCE
Every 6-10 Weeks
MAIN BENEFITS
  • Heat resistant
  • 360 movement
PRICE RANGE
Starting from $50 per pack
Flat-Tip

Flat-Tip

APPLICATION
via Certified Stylist
QUALITY
100% Remy Human Hair
METHOD
Beaded
LENGTHS
16”, 18”, 22”
PER PACK
20 Single Strands
AVERAGE WEIGHT
14g - 20g
MAINTENANCE
Every 6-10 Weeks
MAIN BENEFITS
  • Heat resistant
  • 360 movement
PRICE RANGE
Starting from $50 per pack
Clip-in

Clip-in

APPLICATION
Do it yourself
QUALITY
100% Remy Human Hair
METHOD
Clips
LENGTHS
16”, 18”, 20”
PER PACK
10 Single Wefts
AVERAGE WEIGHT
  • Deluxe 140g - 160g
  • Regular 120g
MAINTENANCE
None required
MAIN BENEFITS
  • At-home application
  • Instant length & volume in a snap
PRICE RANGE
Starting from $129 per full set
Halo™

Halo™

APPLICATION
Do it yourself
QUALITY
100% Remy Human Hair
METHOD
Halo™
LENGTHS
16”, 18”, 20”
PER PACK
1 Single Wefts
AVERAGE WEIGHT
  • Deluxe 145g - 165g
  • Regular 105g
MAINTENANCE
None required
MAIN BENEFITS
  • At home application
  • Instant length & volume in a seconds
PRICE RANGE
Starting from $154 per full set