cortex & co. salon





What are the major differences between Hand Tied and Machine Weft?

First, the high hair quality is the same for Hand Tied and Machine Wefts. The difference is in the manufacturing process.

Second, to learn more about the differences and how to install wefts consider JZ education.

Hand Tied Wefts

  • Hand tied are sewn by hand. Because of this extra work and detail, the hair is thinner and lays flatter on the head

  • Hand tied come in six or three (half) pieces

  • Hand tied come pre-cut. We recommend that you do NOT cut the hair.

  • Hand tied are 20 inches in length

Machine Wefts

  • Machine wefts are machine sewn. Because of this, the hair is thicker on the head

  • Machine wefts come in one piece

  • Machine wefts can be cut to fit the head

  • Machine wefts are 22 inches in length

What are tape-in extensions?

JZ Styles hair extensions are 100% human remy hair.  Each package contains 20 pieces.  We provide 16 and 22 inch lengths. The weight for 16 inch bag is 46 grams.  Each piece is 2.3 grams.  The weight for 22 inch bag is 50 grams.  Each piece is 2.5 grams. The extensions will last 6-9 months with proper care. The hair is custom placed on the head to provide the best results for each client.