ION studio, founded by three editorial hairdressers, is a sustainable, eco-friendly salon in NYC and home of the greatest invention since balayage: Hair Lingerie. We’re now convinced it’s one of the latest, most cost-effective hair extension systems out there. We quizzed Hair Lingerie whiz Marcus Diaz on the newest way to a Gisele-like bountiful bouff!
Tell me about the concept of Hair Lingerie. Where did it begin?
Surprising facts/benefits about Hair Lingerie?
Talk me through the application process. How long does it take?
Where does the hair come from?
Can I really wash as normal? How about tying it up and blow-drying?
How do you remove Hair Lingerie? Can I do it myself? How long does it take?
They are strips! If someone runs their hand through my hair are they going to feel them?
How does Hair Lingerie not damage/stunt hair growth like other hair extensions?
What are the best products to use with these extensions?
COST: A full head: $300; service charge for a half head of extensions starts at $200 and a full head starts $400.
APPLICATION TIME: One to two hours
REMOVAL: 30 minutes
LASTS FOR: 9 months