Many women change the looks of their today for different reasons. Either they want a change from the normal style they have had for a long time or they want to add volume to their hair. Others just want a whole new look. One of the many ways women change their hairstyles is by wearing hair extensions. Hair extensions come in different types and lengths. Some are synthetic while others are human hair. Human hair extensions are a favourite with many women because they look like the natural hair. Peopled wear human hair extensions for a certain period while others wear them regularly

Whatever time you decide to wear the hair extension, you should always remember that it is not your real hair and for it to last longer and continue looking good, it needs a lot of care and maintenance. One of the most important ways of keeping the extension in good shape and condition is by washing them regularly but not too often. If left unwashed, the hair extensions smell and become dry

Glue sticks the hair extensions to the natural hair so it is very important to use products that will not interfere with the glue. Others use clips ad threading to put their extensions and this too should be handled with care. Using the right shampoo and conditioner to wash the hair extensions will give them a longer life and leave them looking healthy and shiny on your head. Many people however do not know the best SHAMPOOS and CONDITIONERS to buy for human hair extensions.

Our top picks of the best shampoos and conditioners for human hair extensions

1. OGX Shampoo Nourishing Coconut Milk

OGX is a rich nourishing creamy shampoo infused with Coconut Milk, Coconut Oils and Whipped Egg Proteins. The shampoo is not only good for natural hair but also great for human hair extensions. It helps to keep the extensions strong by restoring their elasticity, while at the same time moisturising to keep them hydrated. The shampoo also has a soft scent that stays on even after washing rinsing the hair. The shampoo and conditioner both come in attractive 13-ounce bottles and they give the hair extensions a shiny, glowy soft scented look and feel. OGX shampoo works well for oily, fine, straight and frizzy hair types too.

For that shiny clean look of your hair extensions, apply a generous amount of shampoo on the extensions, massage it into lather and work through all the hair extension ends. After rinsing the shampoo off, follow the process with the OGX conditioner for hydration of the extensions. The shampoo is Sulfate and parabens free. Be different and feel different by using this exclusive OGX product to feel and look different.

2. Shea Moisture Raw Shea Retention Shampoo

The above all natural shampoo from Shea Moisture is one of the best shampoos in the market for human hair extensions. Made with high quality and potent organic ingredients, the shampoo restores the extensions shine while nourishing and moisturising them. The shampoo keeps the extensions looking strong at all times thus making them last longer. Some of the most important ingredients in the shampoo are Argan Oil, Sea Kelp Extract, Organic Raw Shea Butter, Vitamin E, Avocado Oil, Aloe Vera Leaf Juice and other handpicked natural ingredients.

The shampoo is Sulfate and parabens free. It is also good for all color types, whether dyed or not and it keeps the colour of the hair and extensions intact. It is also great for curly hair extensions and it does not make them tangle up after a wash. Using the shampoo is easy. For a clean fresh look, apply a generous amount on the extensions and massage it into a rich rather. Rinse the hair extensions well and if you feel the first wash is not enough, repeat the procedure a second time. Follow this up with a hydrating Shea Moisture Raw Shea Butter Restorative Conditioner for a good shine and glow.

3. Kerastase Nutritive Bain Satin 2 Complete Nutrition Shampoo

Kerastase 2 Shampoo is a rich creamy shampoo that restores dry and damaged hair back to its strength. It is also great for human hair extensions as it restores back their strength. Enriched with nutritious ingredients that include Glucose, Irisome Complexes, Rhizome Extract and Protein and Lipid Blends, the shampoo is great to use daily or as regularly as required. It turns dry and damaged hair into soft, light, shiny and supple beautiful hair.

The shampoo penetrates into the most vulnerable spots of the hair without putting any pressure on it. It is cruelty free, free of Sulfate and parabens free. For application, wet the hair, apply a generous amount of the shampoo on the extensions, and massage it into lather. Rinse well and follow this up with a Kerastase rich nutritious conditioner.

4. 12 Benefits Instant Healthy Hair Treatment

The above unisex 6-ounce bottle, is full of goodness. Like the name suggest, the hair treatment comes with many benefits that make the hair strong and well hydrated. The treatment contains 95% proteins, 2% natural lipids and 3% moisture. These are the most important elements the hair needs to maintain its elasticity balance and to avoid any damages. What the treatment does is infuse hair with shine smooth frizz detangles and moisture strength to make it easy to manage and maintain. The treatment is good for all kinds of hairstyles and textures. The treatment also smells great and detangles even the most stubborn extensions.


Human hair extension, feel and look like your own natural hair and you must take of them just the same way you do your own hair. The first rule for keeping them strong so they can last long is wash them with a nutritious Sulfate free shampoo. Soften them and hydrate them by following up with a nutritiously ingredient filled conditioner. The above hair shampoos and conditioners will leave your hair extensions stronger, shinier, softer, hydrated and smelling good. Feel good, look different and wear your hair extensions for longer by giving them the care they need.