The hair is taken out directly from the scalp by shaving the head. Care is taken to remove the very short hair, with the longer hair, found in different hair length, giving a ponytail-like appearance. This hair is truly our most exceptional ever. It is cut from one persons head & sewn or joined in the same direction hair naturally grows. Unlike other commercial hair The Cuticle is just like nature intended it to be. Texture is silky soft with subtle waves. Nicest feel and touch - Remy hair is stronger. Remy hair is soft and has a finer feel to it. This is the hair that movie stars and rich people use. It is so nice, that everybody who tries it loves it. Remy hair lasts longer, keeps vitality and elasticity.