THE HAIR BLOG

Why won't my hair grow past a certain point?

Why won't my hair grow past a certain point?

Have you ever gotten your hair dyed, only for your roots to start showing a few weeks later, yet your hair doesn't seem to look any longer? What about going without a haircut for months, but your hair is still stuck at shoulder length? We understand how frustrating it can be if you're trying to grow your hair, but it just won't grow! "Why doesn't my hair grow past a certain point," you may be asking? We're here to tell able JavaScript if it is disabled in your browser. Reasons why your hair may not be growing    Breakage Hair grows at an average...

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4 Ways To Use OLAPLEX On Hair Extensions

4 Ways To Use OLAPLEX On Hair Extensions

Hair extensions were put on this Earth to cast away the fomo from hair moments gone by. Feeling you are actually Cher but need three feet of mane to look the part? Extensions. Need to go from a Netflix binge to Studio 54 ready? Oh yes, *extensions*. Extensions are there when you need to take it to the next level,time and time again. So how do you keep them from looking like they’re hanging on by a thread?  Hair by @suetyrrellstylist Get the look with Santa Monica The first step to keeping your extensions fresh, is following the number one rule of hair extensions. The...

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Black Gold, the genocidal truth behind Indian and Chinese hair extensions. Why we only use Russian hair.

Black Gold, the genocidal truth behind Indian and Chinese hair extensions. Why we only use Russian hair.

When we started West label Hair we were horrified to learn where most hair extensions on the market come from. As a person who has worn hair, I felt as if I had been personally apart of creating this sad reality. And I had to do something to change it. From containment camps, to prisons, cemeteries and sewers It took us 2 years of daily work to find a secure and ethical trade line with Russian Hair sourced in Russian then produce it ethically in our private factory in China. As a women owned business supplying products to women who mostly...

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Russian Hair Extensions? Why is it so rare, and expensive?

Russian Hair Extensions? Why is it so rare, and expensive?

One of the most common questions from clients that have been “shopping” around for Russian hair extensions is “How do I know if I am getting real Russian hair”. The sad reality is that most salons around the world that say they are selling Russian hair, AREN’T.  They are using Chinese and Indian hair and passing it off as Russian to unsuspecting clients and for the most part, it works.  The problem for clients is that short of doing a DNA test to determine the origin of the hair, there is no way be for a client to be 100% certain....

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15 Looks That Prove Chunky Highlights Are the Coolest Hair Trend of 2021

15 Looks That Prove Chunky Highlights Are the Coolest Hair Trend of 2021

When it comes to switching up my hairstyle, I can get a little shy. In fact, I've had the same hairstyle (long, bleached, centre-parted) for nearly 10 years. And what's really quite funny is that despite the fact my hair has looked the same that whole time, the techniques I find myself asking the hairstylist for have varied drastically over the years. First I was asking for ombré, then balayage and now it tends to be something along the lines of "babylights but kind of balayage and don't forget the root stretch, please?" Yep, navigating the world of hair colour can be quite the minefield. And...

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What are tape hair extensions?

What are tape hair extensions?

Tape-on hair extensions are a quick and easy method that result in a very natural look – no one will guess you’re wearing extensions! Here is all you need to know! What are tape hair extensions? Tape-on, tape hair, tape extensions, tape hair extensions – All refer to the method that’s taken the world by storm – and become a bestseller in many of our markets. Hair extensions with tape. West Label Hair calls the method Quick & Easy and West Label’s Sleek Tape Extension – a method that gives you long, voluminous, natural-looking hair in less than an hour....

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