Alternative method of applying permanent type extensions with no glue involved. Attach I-TIP simply with micro ring installation kit (not included) I-Tip hair extensions are a way to add length and fullness to hair. Actual human hair is attached to existing hair. I-Tip is beaded method of hair extensions. Small bundles of hair called strands are attached to hair near the roots with a small bead. The beads used for I-Tip extensions are very small. There are a few different kinds of beads, common beads are silicon backed beads which are crimped down to hold the hair and the hair extension in place. The bead is threaded onto a small section of hair near the client’s scalp. The tip of the hair extension strand is placed into the bead, and a special hair extension tool is used to crimp and flatten the bead so it stays in place. After installation, the stylist blends and trims the hair so the hair and the extensions blend together and look natural. Each pack of I-Tip pack contains 50 strands. Each of these strands has a small, shoestring-like tip that holds all the individual hairs together. A strand is made of 1 gram of hair. A full head of I-Tip hair is about 2-3 packs.