How to laminate your own hair at home: Everybody wants a nice shiny hair, but how ? Well, there is a very simple and easly procedure. It is called lamination. Lamination is a very popular procedure in UK salons. During this procedure, the hair is coated by a special substance to make it look thicker and healthier. However, it can easily be done at home for almost no money. The lamination will coat your hair with a special protective layer and keep it safe from the outside elements.