What Does Grade 5A Hair Mean?

5A hair quality

5A hair is a medium grade 100% virgin human hair with a thinner hair shaft. With proper care, 5A hair bundles will last up to 6 months.  It can be dyed up to a medium brown colour and remain in good health. This hair is considered to be a good quality hair. 

Should you buy grade 5a hair?

For someone who won't be using the hair extensions more than one time, 5a hair could be a grade of choice. This hair will not last a very long time so investing money into colouring it and treating it is not ideal.

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The grading system.

The quality also relates to the care taken to ensure that all of the hairs are close to the same length, don't have split ends or damage. The higher the grade of hair, the more time taken to make sure there are no imperfections. The current grading system goes from 3a hair to 10a hair and it ranges from company to company.

One companies version of 6A hair may not be the same as another, as there is no regulating body that controls what can be considered 6A, 7A, 8A, 9A or 10A hair.  

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Pros & cons of 5a hair.

The biggest benefit of buying this hair would be the price. It is a decent quality to last a few months but after that, it most likely wouldn't be usable. This hair will tend to tangle and shed more than higher grades. 

The quality also relates to the care taken to ensure that all of the hairs are close to the same length, don't have split ends or damage. The higher the grade of hair, the more time taken to make sure there are no imperfections. The current grading system goes from 3a hair to 10a hair.

What hair grade should you buy? Check out the rest here.

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For a look at what 8A means, click here

 

...well, now you know what 5a hair means ;)


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