This unique hair extensions method has many names; the Brazilian hair extensions, the Italian knot technique, Brazilian knot hair extensions or elastic fusion.
What are Brazilian Knot Hair Extensions
The extensions are applied strand by strand with a special thread technique. This creates the versatility of a fusion technique without using potentially harmful substances on your hair such as keratin glue.
The Benefits of getting Brazilain Knot Hair Extensions
Compared to the pinch braid techniqe this extensions application allows for a very small install.
The Strands are very light and therefore they do not pull on your hair as much as the glue. They will last (depending on the growth of your hair) between 3 to 4 months.
This technique is causes less stress on you hair and is therefor more healthy for hair because it does not use any bonding material- simply elastic thread.
This also makes the removing process easy, and if you are careful you can do it at home.You basically just snip off the elastic thread!
Brazilian knots create a very natural hair extensions wear, with a lot of versa.
Who should not get Brazilian Knot Hair Extensions?
You must go to a stylist that is gentle on your hair. When applying this technique there is a bit of pulling, tucking and twisting of your natural hair in order to put in the string securely.
This hair addition method is a bit more time consuming than the comparable fusion technique. The technique usually takes about 4-10 hours to apply. Typically Brazilian knots will cost from 800$ and up in the US.