Hot Tots Hair Care for Toddlers

A few weeks ago I posted on my Instagram about a product I love for my girls: Hot Tot. Here are some more photos of my toddlers with their Hot Tot’s products.  One of the things I love about the Hot Tot’s products is how good they smell (think cabbage patch doll…yum), plus they are fun and safe for kids. I only condition their hair once a week as I find too much conditioning  pulls some of their cute curl out, but the shampoo we use daily!

 



I use the gel daily on wet hair in prep for any style, then always finish with the hairspray. The structure whip is really nice to get some extra grip on tiny braids! You can’t go wrong with this line, and did I mention it smells like heaven? hehe, get Hot Tot products 20% off using code KYLEE  here.

Friday Favorites: That Hair Though

Happy Friday! I want to start doing a regular fashion post every week on Fridays. I love the relaxed look in preparation for the weekend, especially when I can easily match with my girls. Plus, its a bonus that I can keep the matching going with our Ju-Ju-Be bags.

 

And of course they had to do their fashion walk

Shirt; Sunglasses unavailable, similar hereSweatpants; Jacket from Piper Street Shop unavaliable, but similar hereShoes Bags: Ju-Ju-Be

How to Add Extensions

Hair extensions add volume and length to any amount of hair. I wanted to share some professional tips about putting them in so they look natural.

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I love Rapunzel of Sweden extensions. You can shop their entire collection here.

Here is how I add my clip-in extensions. See my note at the bottom if you have shorter hair.

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Because I have long hair, I start close to the nap of my neck. My goal is to create a weaved layering effect of the extensions, so I begin with the first clip in on the bottom left.

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The next layer, I do on the bottom right, beginning the brick layer pattern. I want them to overlap to create a natural look.

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I then go back to the left side and add them in again.

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And then again on the right. I do a total of four layers of extensions, keeping to the back and alternating left back, right back, left back, right back.

I prefer to add all of my extensions in the back because it adds a lot of natural volume and length. I don’t like adding my extensions on the sides of my head, but you can do that as well.  If you add extensions on the sides, you will want to create a brick layer pattern when you add your extensions: one in the middle back, then one on the right side and one on the left side, and repeated with multiple extensions, as needed.

Tips for short hair: if your hair is shorter you will need to start adding your extensions up higher and not close to your neck. This will help your extensions look more natural.

If you have questions about extensions, put them in the comments!

XOXO - Kylee (Bonus!!)