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I'm so glad I decided to do this and even more glad I chose you for my service. It has changed my life! Thanks so much!"


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Voted #1 for Hair Extensions in Kansas City!

              

Virtually UNDETECTABLE, even when worn in a ponytail!
 

Excellent for relaxed ethnic hair, eliminating the
damage caused by braiding or sewing wefts.

 

Our owner trained in Beverly Hills to offer you
the latest innovation in hair extensions -

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now offered EXCLUSIVELY at
RŌCA Salon & Spa!

RŌCA Salon & Spa is the premier salon in Kansas City trained and certified for the newest "locking" technique for hair extensions, micro-locs, and we are certified to offer the premier tape extensions, Hotheads®.  Imagine the possibility of having the hair you've always dreamed of - - longer, thicker, or a combination of both!  These new innovations are the safest hair extension methods for ALL HAIR TYPES!  This is the future of hair extensions!

About our systems

Why hair extensions?

Hair extensions Q & A

Before & After photos

 

Here are photos of our Hotheads® hair extensions:

Before
     

After
     
Extensions, cut and styling by Rhonda Cavner, Owner and Certified Hair Extension Specialist

 

Here are photos of our Hotheads® Wonder Fill top-of-head unit for thinning hair
(Rhonda custom colored this unit to match existing hair perfectly):

Before
              

After
              
Extensions, cut, hair color, and styling by Rhonda Cavner, Owner and Certified Hair Extension Specialist

 

Here are photos of the ultimate hair extension challenge using micro locs - - transitioning from a thick,
one-length bob haircut to a GORGEOUS, TRI-COLOR LONG, THICK, and SEXY new style:

Before
  

After
     
Extensions, cut and styling by Rhonda Cavner, Owner and Certified Hair Extension Specialist

 

Here are photos of glue-type extensions and the damage they can cause:

     
Photos copyright IBK International, Inc.

NOTE: We no longer offer "keratin" bonded or glue-in types of hair extensions
due to
these outstanding, innovative, and safe new hair extension techniques.

 

Click HERE for more photos

These are the "Ferrari" of all hair extension systems!

We do not claim to offer the lowest prices for hair extensions.  There are many companies and qualities of hair out there, so we have done extensive research to be certain of what we offer.  This is a luxury service and we offer the highest quality hair attached in the safest application techniques available.  Ours is GUARANTEED! YOU GET WHAT YOU PAY FOR!   It's like trying to choose between a Ferrari and a Ford - they both provide transportation from point "A" to point "B", but you can clearly understand the difference in quality and performance. 

Of course, the key to all hair extensions is or the end result to be UNDETECTABLE!  We offer well-trained stylists who will design your extensions to blend seamlessly with your own hair in both cut and color. 

Our Micro-loc or Hotheads® Hair Extension Systems are for you if:

  • You have a minimum of 8 - 10" of hair growth on top, or you are willing to purchase and install a top piece to make up for it.

  • You have tried other hair extensions - you will immediately experience the superior difference in the quality of the hair and the way they lay flat against your head.

  • You are serious about "cosmetic surgery for your hair" and are tired of thin limp hair, or hair that refuses to grow as long as you wish.

  • You want to add highlights to chemically straightened, fragile, damaged, or compromised hair.

  • You want nothing but the best available product on the market worn by celebrities world wide.

Our Micro-loc or Hotheads® Hair Extension System is NOT for you if:

  • You want temporary hair extensions ONLY for a wedding, etc. (We can help with that)

  • You have thinning hair on top of your head (We have a solution for that)

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Why Hair Extensions?

  • Add length - Transform short hair into long.  Make long hair even longer. Shoulder length - - down to your thighs, or anywhere in between!

  • Add fullness - Dramatically add fullness do thin, fine, limp hair and turn up the "WOW" factor!

  • Add color without chemicals - Striking or subtle highlights or lowlights.  The choice is yours. And all without harmful chemicals.

  • Add body - Instantly boost body and bounce.  Dramatically enhance fine, limp, flyaway hair.

  • Add some "edge" - Vibrant colors. Wild looks.  Or easily-removable temporary weekend styles.

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Hair Extensions Q & A

  1. How does it work?

  2. How are the extensions applied?

  3. What makes the hair used for these extensions special?

  4. What types of hair is available for extensions?

  5. Will it damage my natural hair?

  6. Can you see them?

  7. How long does the hair last?

  8. Are they comfortable?

  9. Can I brush and care for my hair like normal?

  10. Will the hair match my color and texture?

  11. How much length can I add to my hair with extensions?

  12. Can extensions be used if my hair is thinning on top?

  13. Why do I need a consultation?

  14. How long does it take?

  15. What is the price for hair extensions?

  16. What is the cost of maintenance?

  17. I WANT THESE EXTENSIONS! Now what?

How does it work?

We use extension systems which start with the highest quality 100% Full Cuticle European "Remy" human hair, matching the texture you require.  Unlike other methods, the process uses no chemicals or glue and is completely safe and painless do apply.  Our Certified Hair Extension Experts use patented application techniques where  individual extension strands are expertly chosen to enhance your color and texture and create a totally believable match. 

 

How are the extensions applied?

For the micro-locs application, tiny micro-tubes are color matched to your hair and the individual hair strands are inserted and "crimped" with a special tool to secure the extension to your own hair.  Hotheads® extensions are bonded with a medical-grade tape where your own hair is gently sandwiched between two extension mini-wefts.  Both techniques are easily removed and re-usedseveral times.  The individual extension strands are expertly chosen to enhance your color and texture and create a totally believable match.

With both techniques, your hair stays in perfect condition and continues to grow as normal. So, when it comes to take them out, your own hair will be in just as good a condition as the day we put them in.

 

What makes the hair used for these extensions special?

The hair we use comes from Russia, Spain, India, and Italy: all areas where people have protein-rich diets which creates ultra-healthy hair.  We do not use Chinese hair for quality reasons.  The cuticle remains in-tact and all hairs have the cuticle running in the same direction.  This is premium hair that can be re-used, saving you money.  This is the hair of your dreams!

 

What types of hair are available for various hair extension techniques on the market?

  • Human Hair: This is a very broad generalization; by law, only 10% of the hair listed as "human hair" has to indeed be human in order to state it is human hair.  The remaining hair may be synthetic or from animals.

  • Processed Chinese hair: Lower Quality, Lowest Price.  The hair is processed, meaning the cuticle is always removed, so the hair looses much of its health.  This hair is put in an acid bath, dissolving the cuticle.  Then, a synthetic coating is applied to smooth the hair, which will only last a few shampoos, so it is best for temporary extensions.

  • European Hair: Higher Quality, Medium Price, (although this particular name does not mean you always get the best of European Hair, the quality varies widely).

  • European 100% Cuticle Hair: Much Higher Quality than just European (and the quality is easy to determine). meaning the cuticle is left on.

  • Remy hair: the hair cuticle is in tact and all cuticle is going in the same direction

We use beautiful, premier quality 100% Full Cuticle "Remy" human hair.

 

Will it damage my natural hair?

There is no tension, stretching, chemicals or high heat used on the application or take down process meaning your hair is left undamaged and healthy.  Our utmost concern is to protect your hair from any damage so that you can improve your look with confidence.  In some cases clients experience hair growth and fortification because the extensions force them to stop over-processing.  It is your responsibility to maintain your extensions as we teach you and to be faithful with regular maintenance appointments in order to maintain the integrity of your own hair and the extensions.  It's kind of like the saying" Guns don't kill people ...", but in the case of hair extensions it's "The Hair Extension System doesn't cause damage; pulling, tugging and waiting too long for maintenance causes damage!".

 

Can you see them?

The extension are always applied behind the hair line and away from the natural partings.  The extensions are color matched to your hair color so they blend naturally with your hair and are virtually undetectable.  You can safely wear your hair in a ponytail without the extensions being detected!  Your hair will move and swing naturally, since it is matched to your own hair texture.

 

How long does the hair last?

If the hair is maintained well, the micro locs should last you for nine months to a year, or more, and the Hotheads® will last you for 3 additional applications, or 8 - 10 months.  If you decide to change looks you can also store the hair for re-use later.  Regular maintenance is required as your own hair grows (anywhere from every 8 - 12 weeks).  Our methods are also the only systems that enable you to re-use the hair through maintenance applications, extending the life of your investment.

 

Are they comfortable?

As long as they are applied by a Certified Hair Extension Expert, there is no discomfort.  The feeling most people report is similar to having a tiny bobby pin in your hair, at most.  The process is very gentle.  Extensions can take a little while to get used to, and may cause some slight discomfort while sleeping at first.  However, after a few days, when your hair loosens up a bit, you probably won't even notice them.

 

Can I brush and care for my hair like normal?

We recommend brushing often, specifically at the scalp area, to prevent naturally shedding hair from tangling.  And thanks to these new application methods, you can swim, exercise, color, perm, and style your hair the way you normally do.  You can even use your favorite hot tools like flat irons and hot curlers.  During your appointment you will receive exact care instructions.

 

Will I be able to wear my hair in an up-style or ponytail?

We apply the extensions with that in mind, so you can wear your hair in multiple up-styles.

 

Will the hair match my color and texture?

Absolutely.  We take pride in matching your color, curl, and texture perfectly, even if you have gray hair or want to add highlights.  Custom blending is our specialty since we are the areas premier hair color salon, incorporating any subtle shifts in tone that your existing hair may have!  We recommend blending colors to achieve a beautiful, natural look.

 

How much length can I add to my hair with extensions?

You can custom order hair as long as you want, up to 26".  The standard length is from twelve to twenty-four inches.  However, the health and density of your own hair will also play a factor, due to the weight of the extensions.

 

Can extensions be used if my hair is thinning on top?

Unfortunately, any form of hair extensions are not meant to fill-in sparse hair on top, as the connection bond will show through.  Fortunately, we offer semi-permanent solutions for thinning hair on top.

 

Why do I need a consultation?

Each application is entirely custom - down to the hair color, texture and length desired.  Since custom extension can range between $500 for some highlights or a little added volume to $5000 for a full head application of hair you can sit on (depending on length and density), our consultation was created to explain the options available for different budgets.  We will provide you with all the information you need to make an informative decision about what will work best for your hair needs and explain all options available. 

 

How long does it take?

The application time is determined by the number of strands used and the technique.  A full-head application of micro locs usually takes from 3 - 4 hours, and the Hotheads® will take approximately one hour including photos and the blending cut for each technique.

 

What is the price for hair extensions?

We do not attempt to offer you the best price, only the best hair and attachment system available anywhere!  When planning on your budget for hair extensions, remember:

  1. If you currently highlight your hair, you will only need a partial touch-up from now on, saving $$$.

  2. Your own hair will be well-maintained and will not need frequent haircuts, again saving $$$.

  3. You can have fabulous color & highlights without damaging your own hair, allowing your hair to grow healthy!

  4. You can expect your extensions to cost from $900 - 3500, depending on the technique used and the length and fullness desired.

Our owner, Rhonda, traveled to Beverly Hills to learn these systems from a talented hair extension artist who works directly with numerous celebrities.  These extensions are the secret of hundreds of celebrities, both men and women!  With the micro-loc systems, you will be getting the highest quality 100% cuticle Remy hair available.  Since we guarantee your satisfaction, bring us your budget and we will find the perfect solution for you!

 

What is the cost of maintenance?

Because the extensions and are reusable, maintenance costs only a fraction of the initial cost and is priced hourly.  We take care in completely removing and re-attaching the extensions and gently combing naturally shed hair during maintenance, rather then simply sliding the bond up to the scalp and re-attaching to the same hair.  Expect your maintenance appointments to take as long as the original installation. This is performed every 8 - 12 weeks, depending on your hair type.

 

I WANT THESE EXTENSIONS!  Now what?

Call to speak to a Certified Hair Extension Expert and to schedule your consultation appointment.  Your initial phone interview will be used to determine if this is right for you.  Remember, this is premier, custom ordered hair that takes a few days to customize just for you. In certain extreme situations it can be over-night delivery.  Color, texture, thickness, and length will be established, as well as your expectations.  The detailed personal consultation takes approximately 1 hour.  A 50% non-refundable deposit will be required to order your custom extensions.

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