The aim of this unit is to develop your knowledge, understanding and skills to attach and remove temporary hair to an existing style, using pre-prepared and pre-packaged pieces of hair, which are designed to last up to 24 hours and from 24 hours to 6 weeks. These methods are used to enhance a style by increasing volume and adding colour. You will also learn how to blend added hair into the existing style using basic cutting techniques. You will develop your knowledge, understanding and skills to remove a variety of hair extension types safely following the instructions of the hair extension specialist. The ability to use a variety of removal tools and products is also required. Throughout this unit you will need to maintain a high level of health, safety and hygiene throughout your work. You will also need to maintain a professional personal appearance and demonstrate effective communication skills.