Here are some of the reasons why hair extensions need maintenance:
* **To keep the extensions looking and feeling their best.** Over time, hair extensions can become tangled, damaged, or even fall out. Regular maintenance can help to prevent these problems.
* **To ensure that the extensions are properly secured.** If the extensions are not properly secured, they can come loose and cause damage to your natural hair.
* **To check for any problems.** A professional can check your hair extensions for any problems, such as breakage, split ends, or matting.
If you are not sure how often you need to have your hair extensions maintained, you should consult with a stylist. They will be able to advise you on the best maintenance schedule for your individual needs.
Here are some tips for maintaining your hair extensions:
* **Wash your hair extensions regularly.** You should wash your hair extensions at least once a week. Use a shampoo and conditioner that is specifically designed for hair extensions.
* **Brush your hair extensions regularly.** Brush your hair extensions gently every day. This will help to prevent tangles and keep the hair looking healthy.
* **Avoid using heat styling tools on your hair extensions.** Heat styling tools can damage your hair extensions. If you must use heat styling tools, be sure to use a heat protectant.
* **Get your hair extensions professionally maintained every 4-6 weeks.** This will help to keep your hair extensions looking and feeling their best.