Virgin hair extensions consist of hair which has not been subjected to any chemical treatment or color processing. As such, virgin hair extensions have been in use since the time of the ancient Egyptians. In ancient times, almost all hair extensions were virgin hair extensions since chemical processing was unknown in those times, or was rudimentary at best. Egyptian pharaohs and British judges got a lot of help from virgin hair extensions. For a lot many years thereafter, virgin hair extensions were so expensive that only the rich could afford them. With the advances made in cropping, treating and storing virgin human hair, virgin hair extensions have all become affordable and accessible to people from all walks of life. Virgin hair extensions can be used by those who are desirous of a fresh, new look, or those who suffer from baldness or slow-growing hair, premature thinning or whitening of hair, or even for those who wish to experiment with new hair styles without risking their existing hair. Virgin hair extensions can be of any origin, but Brazilian hair extensions and Indian hair extensions are mostly preferred because of the inherent lushness and color of the hair. The application methods wary depending on the length of the hair, the time period for which you desire the virgin hair extensions and the cost you can afford.