Archive Monthly Archives: September 2015

Let’s Talk Hair Extensions

{Hair Extensions, Accessory Concierge, KAS New York, Articles of Society, Irresistible Me, Fashion Blogger, Style Blog}So let’s get right down to it! I have a lot of people ask me about my hair, so I thought I’d answer a few of the most common questions I receive. I do wear hair extensions, I have for many years. I swear by them and anytime my hair is down, you bet I’m wearing them. I have thin hair, and love them to add thickness. My natural hair currently is pretty long but I still like to wear even longer extensions. My current extensions are made by Irresistible Me, and ladies believe me when I say they are the best extensions I have ever used. They are so thick, the clips are strong and stay in place all day, and they come with a lot of wefts. I need extensions that are high quality and will last as long as possible, if you wear them as often as I do you kinda depend on them. They do not feel weird or bother me in anyway I don’t even know that they are there. I don’t feel them at all! They don’t feel heavy or cause me to have any pain or irritation. Now, starting out you might feel different not necessarily in a uncomfortable way but you may notice they are there for a bit while you get use to them.

{Hair Extensions, Accessory Concierge, KAS New York, Articles of Society, Irresistible Me, Fashion Blogger, Style Blog}In my years of experience not as an expert of course, but as a consumer I have never known hair extensions to be damaging to my natural hair. I’m told by my stylist I have very healthy hair, if you are someone thinking about trying them I thought I’d share. That’s always an often asked question! I do use a heat protector on both my hair and my hair extensions, this just protects the extensions and aids in them lasting longer. I do my best to take care of them! I spray them with TRESemmé Heat Tamer, then run a flat iron over the top of the hair this is for the waves that naturally develop around the clip area. Then I curl the bottom portion of the hair.

{Hair Extensions, Accessory Concierge, KAS New York, Articles of Society, Irresistible Me, Fashion Blogger, Style Blog}{Hair Extensions, Accessory Concierge, KAS New York, Articles of Society, Irresistible Me, Fashion Blogger, Style Blog}{Hair Extensions, Accessory Concierge, KAS New York, Articles of Society, Irresistible Me, Fashion Blogger, Style Blog}This is the first weft and includes 4 clips, it’s the thickest piece. I like to use it as my starting piece, I simply part my hair around the base of my neck and layer by layer work my way up. This way the top portion of my hair covers the extensions, that works for me! I’m very good at concealing them, and I have very thin hair so if you are worried about coverage because you also have thin hair don’t be. Practice makes perfect, I can literally put all my extensions in my hair in under one minute. If the thought of that is keeping you from trying them, it’s super easy. My biggest tip would be to pick a shade that blends with your hair almost perfectly. That’s always key for me, I will not purchase them if I don’t think they will blend super naturally with my own hair. I want hair that is pretty much identical to my own. This is the color I’m using from The Royal Remi line. I went for the 24 inch length, but they range from 14 inches all the way up to 24 inches so you can find the right length for you! {Hair Extensions, Accessory Concierge, KAS New York, Articles of Society, Irresistible Me, Fashion Blogger, Style Blog}So, I part and section my hair using my fingers. You can use a comb if you wish. It seems I’m always in a rush so I just go for a quicker alternative, then I just tease the hair so the clip will stay in place all day and place the weft clip by clip on the part line.  {Hair Extensions, Accessory Concierge, KAS New York, Articles of Society, Irresistible Me, Fashion Blogger, Style Blog}I part of the next section of hair and repeat the same process. Tease then clip! Placing both of the 3 clip wefts along the middle of my head. {Hair Extensions, Accessory Concierge, KAS New York, Articles of Society, Irresistible Me, Fashion Blogger, Style Blog}The process takes place one more time with the 2 clip piece, I use one on each side. {Hair Extensions, Accessory Concierge, KAS New York, Articles of Society, Irresistible Me, Fashion Blogger, Style Blog}Just tease and clip!{Hair Extensions, Accessory Concierge, KAS New York, Articles of Society, Irresistible Me, Fashion Blogger, Style Blog}

It’s just that simple! I don’t use every weft that’s included, It comes with 10 pieces and I use about 5. They are very thick, and that’s all I need. I do go to my stylist to have the hair cut to blend better! If you have any other questions feel free to email me, or comment and I will get back to you.

Extensions:℅ Irresistible Me

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Top:℅ Kas New York//Jeans: ℅ Articles of Society//Necklace:℅ Accessory Concierge//Bracelet:℅ Accessory Concierge, David Yurman & David Yurman//Ring:David Yurman

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Autumn Orange

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Yet another perfect transition piece. Such a beautiful autumn orange color! This romper from Liz & Honey is even prettier in person, the style and fun pattern are great for any occasion. With fall just around the corner, it’s wonderful to be prepared! You need to check out their new arrivals, I want everything but this and this is just a few of my favorites. They are your one stop fall shop..haha. You can find everything you need for the upcoming season!

You will seeing this bag a lot, it’s the best! Vera Bradley has some amazing bags for fall, leather and classics alike plus their jewelry is just to cute. I love the tassel detailing on the bracelets!

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Red & Leopard

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I’m a girl who thinks of red and instantly leopard pops into my mind or vise versa. They are the perfect pair! So I instantly knew that these pieces would pair so well for the fall transition season.

Vera Bradley has some of the best fall bags right now! This Natalie satchel bag is such a nice size, and a pretty shape not to mention the fabulous calf hair and leather the quality is amazing. It’s a fall must have and would for sure be a staple, you could wear it with anything! This is another personal favorite for this season. I love the denim, I’m drooling! If you are traveling and in need of some new luggage their rolling bags look incredible too.

This dress from Mikarose is so flattering, elegant, and modest. I feel so feminine and girly. The bright red is so nice for the in-between period of summer to fall. It’s rich and colorful yet goes well with warm fall colors. The Mikarose dresses are all so fashionable! It’s so hard to only pick one! I’m in love with this dress, and this top. It’s $29.99! 

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