Here are the best practices for caring for your plant-based hair extensions,
strand by strand.
Braid It, Knot It, Trim It
The thickness of the fiber makes it easy to feed in, with fewer strands needed per braid.
This is a natural product; shedding is to be expected. Braid it down to the ends or secure it with a knot for best results.
Trim the flyaways as needed.
Hot water set the ends as needed.
Banana fibers are hydrophilic, meaning water-loving. The fibers absorb moisture and will feel hydrated.
Apply a setting or finishing mousse with glycerin for best results.
Using the Baby Tress x Rebundle Edge Styler, lay your baby hairs to perfection.
Yes, we formulate the unique colorways ourselves and would love to know what colors you want to see next. Email us at email@example.com to share your color request.
Our plant-based braiding hair is made from naturally extracted banana fiber that is cut by hand, so you may notice slight variations in length.
Yes, our plant-based braiding hair is safe to heat and curl up to 350 degrees, but do not use a lighter to burn the ends.
Do not burn braid better plant-based braiding hair. The natural fiber does not contain harmful chemicals like flame retardants and will not melt like plastic when enflamed.
Unlike plastic synthetic hair, braidbetter will not melt after dipping in boiling water. To properly seal the ends, dip, flat iron, or curl the ends to your liking.
All natural fibrous materials shed. Similarly, human hair extensions shed, too, and you can expect some shedding. We strongly recommend following the care and installation instructions for the best results.
We recommend that you wear braidbetter no more than 6 weeks at a time.
Yes. You can use any commercial shampoo and conditioner on braidbetter.
We recommend consulting with your doctor before installing braidbetter.
Our plant-based braiding hair is biodegradable and is not accepted in our recycling program.
Our plant-based hair extensions are reusable. The hair can be washed in cool water with any commercial shampoo and conditioner, re-conditioned, detangled, dried and re-installed. Add a sealant, like glycerin, for optimal freshness.
We recommend going to a professional braider to achieve the best results with our plant-based bundles.
Trichologists and stylists who specialize in scalp conditions highly recommend braidbetter for braid downs under sew-ins.