Monday, November 26

Exotic Hair LA Burmese Straight Hair--Initial Review

I've been wearing the Exotic Hair LA Burmese hair for about a month now... it's time for an initial review!! First, let me remind you of the hair's specs:

Seller: Exotic Hair Los Angeles
Type: Virgin Straight "Burmese"
Length: 16" on the bottom, 14" on the top
Installation: U-Part wig made with the EHLA U-Part wig cap (I reviewed it here!)
Price: I was given a slight discount for the hair but the retail cost is $212.00 according to the seller.

Pros:
Nice and coarse (thick strands)
Zero shedding (even though I had to cut some of the wefts when laying the tracks on the wig cap)
Minimal tangling (nothing that I can't detangle with my fingers)
Very soft to the touch, it feels so luxurious!

Cons:
Lots of split ends (and I don't use direct heat on this hair)
The color (originally similar to a 4, I had to put a rinse in it to match my hair color)
Does not hold a curl for anything (might just be my techniques... no direct heat)
I have to use too much heat to blend my hair (I am 29 weeks post...) with the EHLA hair...

Overall: So far so good! This hair is SEXY! One thing I will say, the hair was brown when I got it--I had to put a rinse on it when I got it so that the hair would match my natural, slightly off black color. However, I am really enjoying this hair and have gotten tons and tons of compliments on it!! I've been using hot rollers, carusos, flexi-rods... but I have not used direct heat on the hair but I do typically wear it in Caruso curls or hot roller curls. Here are some pics of a couple my favorite "styles" so far:

Excuse weird-smile... Blending my hair as well as possible at 28 weeks post!

My b-day... excuse "drunk face" in the right picture hehe (you can see how much the curls fell!)

Let me know if you have any questions about the hair!!

Until next time,


Shika
Questions? Additional comments? Email me at shika@hairiamworld.com

5 comments:

  1. Pretty!
    Have you been losing weight?



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  2. Girl. Not at all. LOL.

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  3. Thanks so much!

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  4. You look great! Love the hair :)

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