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May 27, 2024

Every queen needs a good set of extensions on their crown


Fed up of thinning hair and dreaming of those insta-perfect locks? You’re in luck because we're about to take a deep dive into the dazzling world of hair extensions for balding crowns. It’s a lot less drab and a lot more fab than you may think. 


Your hair is not just hair—it's your ultimate fashion statement, your crowning glory that sets the stage for your entire look. Just like selecting the perfect outfit, finding the right extensions can level up your style game from mundane to magnificent in a matter of minutes. Whether you're craving those bouncy bombshell waves, seeking sleek and straight sophistication, or aiming to channel your inner Barbie with a playful high ponytail, the possibilities are as boundless as your imagination.


Dealing with a balding crown can throw a major curveball in your hair game, leaving you feeling like your options are as scarce as a desert. Fear not, girl! We're here to be your ultimate hair fairy godmother, armed with a treasure trove of tips and tricks to help you through the wonderland of hair extensions.


Whether you're screaming out with the need to create the illusion of luscious, voluminous locks, or you’re simply seeking a stylish new 'do to flaunt with confidence, we've got your back. From tried-and-true techniques to innovative solutions, we're here to empower you to slay the hair game like never before.


So, prepare to unleash your inner hair goddess and unlock the secrets to achieving hair goals that will never take your crown away. Whether you're a hair novice or a seasoned extension queen, this journey promises to bring you all the secrets. So, girlies, what are we waiting for? The magical world of hair extensions can make those dreams of fixing that crown into a fabulous mane a stunning reality!


Understanding balding crowns

Before we delve into the world of hair extensions, let's take a moment to grasp what a balding crown truly entails. Imagine the top of your head as a majestic crown, where hair loss or thinning occurs, leaving behind a noticeable bald spot. It's akin to Mother Nature playing a rather frustrating game of hide and seek with your hairline—and let's be real, that's not exactly a fun game to play. But fret not, girl! While it's a common concern faced by many women, there's a myriad of factors contributing to this phenomenon.


What causes balding crowns?

Let's shine a light on the underlying causes or reasons behind balding crowns. From genetics to hormonal changes, from stress to improper hair care, there are a slew of factors at play here. Genetics often take center stage, with hereditary hair loss affecting both men and women. Hormonal shifts, particularly during menopause or pregnancy, can also trigger hair thinning or loss, leaving your crown feeling a little less regal. And let's not forget about the impact of stress—those hectic, anxiety-filled days can wreak havoc on your locks, leading to shedding or breakage. Plus, damaging hair care practices, like excessive heat styling or harsh chemical treatments, can exacerbate the issue, leaving your hair feeling worse for wear.


To get to the *root* cause, you need to give your crown a little bit of TLC that it truly deserves. Picture this—you're chilling at home, giving your scalp a little love with a gentle massage. Not only does it feel ah-mazing, but it also boosts circulation and stimulates hair follicles—talk about a win-win!


Now, onto the hair care essentials. Think of your scalp as the VIP section—it deserves nothing but the best. Swap out harsh shampoos for sulfate-free alternatives that cleanse without stripping away natural oils. And while we're at it, let's bid farewell to those scorching hot styling tools. Opt for air-drying or low-heat options to minimize damage and keep your strands looking fabulously fierce.


Of course, no hair care routine is complete without a healthy dose of self-care. Fuel your body with nutrient-packed foods, sip on plenty of water, and find ways to zen out when life gets hectic. Stress less, hair more. That's a mantra we can all get behind.


Stylist your hair extensions for balding crowns 

Now, onto the fun stuff—styling! Embrace your inner hair queen and experiment with volumizing products that add oomph to your mane. Root-lifting sprays, volumizing mousses, and texturizing powders are your new BFFs when it comes to creating enviable volume. And don't forget to play around with different hairstyles to find your signature look. Whether you're rocking a sleek pony or channeling boho vibes with beachy waves, the sky's the limit with these 11 hair extension types…


When dealing with a balding crown, having options at your disposal is key. From clip-ins to tape-ins, toppers to wigs, the world of hair extensions is vast and diverse, offering something for everyone. We’ve got some favorites to transform your hair game and boost your confidence to new heights.


1) Clip-in extensions

Step into the spotlight with clip-in extensions, your ticket to instant glamor and endless styling possibilities. No need for a salon visit. Simply snap them in for instant volume and length that's bound to turn heads wherever you go. From sleek and chic to voluminous and va-va-voom, clip-in extensions are your secret weapon for flawless hair in minutes.


2) Tape-in extensions

Transform your mane game with tape-in extensions, the go-to choice for Hollywood-worthy locks. Loved by celebs and beauty mavens alike, these extensions offer seamless integration and long-lasting wear for a look that's as effortless as it is stunning. Say goodbye to limp locks and hello to hair that commands attention with tape-in extensions that deliver red carpet-worthy style with ease.


3) Halo extensions

Say hello to effortless elegance with halo extensions, the ultimate solution for busy babes on the go. With just one simple step, you can achieve voluminous, natural-looking hair that  makes a huge statement. Whether you're brunching with the girls or hitting the town for a night out, halo extensions are an easy way to look effortlessly chic. 


4) Micro-link extensions

Small but mighty, micro-link extensions offer a lightweight and natural-looking solution for those with finer locks. Say goodbye to flat, lifeless hair and hello to added volume and length that's undetectable to the naked eye. With micro-link extensions, you can enjoy hair that looks and feels like your own, only better.


5) Weft extensions

Get ready to amp up the volume with weft extensions, your ticket to hair that's full of body and bounce. Whether glued or sewn onto a track, these extensions offer a seamless blend that is fully customizable to match your unique style. Say goodbye to lackluster locks and hello to vibrant and bouncy hair. 


6) Lace front wigs

Channel your inner chameleon with lace front wigs from The Lauren Ashtyn Collection, the ultimate accessory for those who love to switch up their style. Crafted with precision and care, our lace front wigs feature 100% European Remy human hair, providing exceptional quality and durability. The top is completely hand-tied strand by strand with a 4”x4” multidirectional skin top, allowing you to part your wig in any direction just like your own hair. With a stretchy band and clasps, our wigs are fully adjustable to fit your exact head size, providing comfort and security throughout the day. Two clips on each side offer extra security near your ears, while a silicone wig gripper provides a snug fit for those with no hair at all. 


Designed to perfection, our lace front wigs are not only versatile. They're ideal for balding crowns, offering coverage and confidence like never before. Say goodbye to bad hair days and hello to endless possibilities with lace front wigs that are sure to take your mane game to the next level.


7) Full volume hair toppers

Turn up the volume with full volume hair toppers, your secret weapon for instant coverage and va-va-voom volume. Whether dealing with localized hair loss or thinning at the crown, these toppers provide the perfect solution for achieving a full and fabulous mane. Say goodbye to self-consciousness with full volume hair toppers that boost your confidence sky-high. And guess what? These toppers aren't just any ordinary hair accessory—they're the brainchild of our visionary founder, Lauren. 


Crafted with precision and passion, Lauren created these toppers to be the ultimate solution for those with balding crowns. They give seamless coverage and natural-looking volume. Ready to rock flawless tresses and embrace your inner queen? It's time to join the full volume hair topper revolution, brought to you by Lauren Ashtyn herself.


8) Fusion extensions

Fuse style and sophistication with fusion extensions, the perfect choice for those who demand nothing but the best. Attached using a keratin bond that's melted and fused together, these extensions offer a seamless blend that can last for months with proper care. Say goodbye to mediocre hair and hello to locks that are as luxurious as they are long-lasting with fusion extensions that will make you feel like royalty.


9) Flip-in extensions

Get ready to flip your hair with flip-in extensions, the ultimate choice for those who crave versatility and ease. Attached using a thin, transparent wire, these extensions sit comfortably on your head for an equally effortless and stylish look. Complicated styling routines? Don’t know her. Your hair is ready to slay all day with flip-in extensions guaranteed to make you feel like a million bucks.


10) Custom extensions

Unleash your individuality with custom hair extensions! Ditch the "one-size-fits-all" approach and embrace the ultimate form of self-expression. These extensions are meticulously crafted to your precise desires, from perfectly matched colors to seamless texture blends. They're a tailor-made solution for the perfectionist who craves a hairstyle that’s entirely unique. Prepare to turn heads with custom extensions that truly reflect your one-of-a-kind spirit.


11)  Light volume hair topper 

Last, but by no means least, is the light volume hair topper. This is a major game-changer for those seeking a subtle boost of volume or coverage for those pesky grays. With its 3’’ by 5’’ base, this extension clips in seamlessly around your roots, offering a natural-looking solution for medium to long hair. Designed with versatility in mind, it's perfect for women with normal to thick hair who want a touch of extra volume or need to conceal roots. 


Additionally, it's an ideal choice for those experiencing minimal hair loss at the roots. What sets this hair topper apart is its ability to provide subtle enhancement without overwhelming volume, catering to those who prefer a more understated look. These natural-looking extensions create effortless, natural volume.


Balding crown? Not on our watch 

Whether you're battling a balding crown or simply seeking a style upgrade, our guide to hair extensions has got you covered. From clip-ins to lace front wigs, each option offers a unique blend of versatility, style, and confidence that hides whatever you want it to. 


Why settle for anything less than fabulous? Embrace your inner hair goddess and let our extensions be the crowning glory that completes your look. With the right extensions, every day can be a good hair day—no matter what life throws your way. Ready to wear your crown with pride? Girl, you’re made for it.