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That is absolutely gorgeous @Bayareadream20! What lengths did you get and how many ounces? I want this exact look for summer! 
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Thank you lots! I used two full bundles of 16 & 18 I believe they were 4oz bundles each... I'l have to double check on that. 
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I like it @bayareadream20. Are you wearing a closure I can't tell from the pics? Your glasses are so cute.
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Does ONYC have good quality Kinky Curly hair? Also can I get away w/ 2 bundles of it for a U-Part?

I'm asking this because although, I've heard good things about it, I noticed that the price is cheaper. People on youtube videos have said they paided 100 for 1 bundle of 12 inch but now a 14 inch is 60 dollars!!! (Hopefully it still is when I get paid in 2 weeks!) 

I feel like maybe the quality has gone down... why else would they make it so much cheaper?

I was originally trying to find some KC on aliexpress that might last me a short while, and then I thought I'll just get some synthetic or human hair from the BSS if I can find any that resembles KC there for a u-part that might last at most, 2 months. 

But then I looked on ONYC and saw how cheap the hair was and thought, I'd rather by ONYC for 120 than buy 2 bundles on aliexpress that may come out to 100 before shipping and 130 afterwards... the ONYC is a better deal.
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Originally posted by sierra.marty sierra.marty wrote:

^^ that is so helpful! I found that kc weave is more maintenance than my own hair too but blending makes it worth the while. One thing I am realizing is having kc on a upart seems like more tugging on just one perimeter braid when I detangle vs getting a sew in and having the pulling distributed thought all of my hair when detangling. Does that make sense? My upart kc wig is just killing my perimeter braid with the detangling

Oh no, maybe I shouldn't make a upart? but its so much cheaper
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Originally posted by lalaLeslie lalaLeslie wrote:

Does ONYC have good quality Kinky Curly hair? Also can I get away w/ 2 bundles of it for a U-Part?

I'm asking this because although, I've heard good things about it, I noticed that the price is cheaper. People on youtube videos have said they paided 100 for 1 bundle of 12 inch but now a 14 inch is 60 dollars!!! (Hopefully it still is when I get paid in 2 weeks!) 

I feel like maybe the quality has gone down... why else would they make it so much cheaper?

I was originally trying to find some KC on aliexpress that might last me a short while, and then I thought I'll just get some synthetic or human hair from the BSS if I can find any that resembles KC there for a u-part that might last at most, 2 months. 

But then I looked on ONYC and saw how cheap the hair was and thought, I'd rather by ONYC for 120 than buy 2 bundles on aliexpress that may come out to 100 before shipping and 130 afterwards... the ONYC is a better deal.


Hi, you are looking at the I tip prices for fusion. The machine wefts remain higher priced.
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LaLeslie,
 
I can't really comment on whether the quality has gone down or not regarding the ONYC as my bundles were purchased quite some time ago.  I have an array of KC hair in my stash: ONYC, RHO, AAMH and to be honest with you I find they all react the same way...the commonality with kc is that you hav eto expect shedding..no if's ands or buts about it...that hair is going to shed!
 
In terms of shedding I find that the ONYC and the AAMH sheds more than my RHO but that has been my experience.
 
The key is maintaining and upkeeping the hair...you MUST moisturize and condition the hair.....
 
You may want to look at the size of the curls in the companies you are interested in and then make your decision..I find the curls on my RHO are more pen size while the curls on the ONYC and AAMH are bigger.
 
HTH
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Originally posted by cocopuffs cocopuffs wrote:

Originally posted by lalaLeslie lalaLeslie wrote:

Does ONYC have good quality Kinky Curly hair? Also can I get away w/ 2 bundles of it for a U-Part?

I'm asking this because although, I've heard good things about it, I noticed that the price is cheaper. People on youtube videos have said they paided 100 for 1 bundle of 12 inch but now a 14 inch is 60 dollars!!! (Hopefully it still is when I get paid in 2 weeks!) 

I feel like maybe the quality has gone down... why else would they make it so much cheaper?

I was originally trying to find some KC on aliexpress that might last me a short while, and then I thought I'll just get some synthetic or human hair from the BSS if I can find any that resembles KC there for a u-part that might last at most, 2 months. 

But then I looked on ONYC and saw how cheap the hair was and thought, I'd rather by ONYC for 120 than buy 2 bundles on aliexpress that may come out to 100 before shipping and 130 afterwards... the ONYC is a better deal.


Hi, you are looking at the I tip prices for fusion. The machine wefts remain higher priced.

Oh really wow...haha, thanks!
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Originally posted by natural essence natural essence wrote:

LaLeslie,
 
I can't really comment on whether the quality has gone down or not regarding the ONYC as my bundles were purchased quite some time ago.  I have an array of KC hair in my stash: ONYC, RHO, AAMH and to be honest with you I find they all react the same way...the commonality with kc is that you hav eto expect shedding..no if's ands or buts about it...that hair is going to shed!
 
In terms of shedding I find that the ONYC and the AAMH sheds more than my RHO but that has been my experience.
 
The key is maintaining and upkeeping the hair...you MUST moisturize and condition the hair.....
 
You may want to look at the size of the curls in the companies you are interested in and then make your decision..I find the curls on my RHO are more pen size while the curls on the ONYC and AAMH are bigger.
 
HTH

Okay thank you. Maybe when I get a full time job, I will buy that hair 'cause I definitely can't afford it atm.
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LOL!!
 
In the meantime there are tons of different vendors that you could order kc from and get similiar results.
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