It’s not hard to maintain and clean your wig; It just needs attention and tender care. Most people’s wigs are dyed with hair, dyed and chemically treated to remove the cuticle. Hair extensions should be handled gently, because they will make your hair more vulnerable. Although Remy’s hair retains her hair, it is still more refined than untreated hair.
It is recommended to wash your hair wig every 7 to 14 days. Every time your wig is washed off, your wig’s life will shorten. Therefore, wigs should not be washed more than necessary. Use as little styling products as possible on your wig so you can cut back and extend your life.
Wearing a wig will also prolong the life of your wig. Wigs will help absorb scalp oil and keep it from the bottom of the cap.
How To Wash Your Lace Human Hair Wig
Wash your human hair wig once about 1-2 month is best, and also it depends on the frequency of wearing. Use cold water or mild water to clean your hair wig.
Apply a very small drop of high-quality mild shampoo to the wet hair (avoid the scalp area). Comb the shampoo through the hair from top to bottom using gentle downward strokes one section at a time. Do not rub the hair or scalp as you would with your own. Gently apply some of the soapy water to the inside of the cap. Do not scrub the cap. Rinse again with cool to lukewarm water from the top down and from the inside of the cap to remove excess shampoo. Gently blot hair with a towel.
Put your wig on a wig stand or form that is smaller than the base of the cap to keep it from getting stretched. Direct sunlight fades the hair, so avoid storing your wig in the sun. Don’t wear your wig when you sleep. It can cause hair loss, breakage and peeling. Light hair color is lighter than dark color because it requires extra processing to achieve a light color effect. Over time, your wig will lose hair. This is a natural part of the life cycle of your wig. Never use hot water while in the process of washing your wig and do not style or brush it while wet.
Distribute conditioner and a wide tooth comb to natural virgin hair thoroughly before shampooing. Condition the wig if would like but stay away from the roots. Avoid contact with chlorinated water, sea water, and hot water to avoid damage to your wig. Use only hair care products designed for lace frontal wigs. Do not use standard hair care products from the drugstore. It is best to allow your human hair wig to air dry on a wig stand as this is most gentle on the hair fibers. Rollers can be used to set the wig. Do not brush your wig with a regular comb or brush and there is no need to wash it daily either.
Make sure that the clips holding your wig in place do not snag the hairs, otherwise breakage might occur.
I don’t want a wig that looks like a wig; I want one that could pass for a weave.Nicki Minaj
The best thing to do is to let your wig dry on the wig stand because it is the most gentle on the hair fibers. Place it to ventilated place, avoid damage of hair caused by sun exposure. Do not place your virgin hair wig close to high temperature.
Notice that do not comb your hair immediately after washing, comb it after the hair is dry. When combing your human hair wig, Use special wide brush to comb your hair(steel comb and metal comb is ok, do not use plastic comb), start from hair end to top, this will prevent your hair wig from shedding. If you have a curly hair wig, comb should not be used frequently, use your hand to make it orderly after wearing. If you have a long human hair wig, be notice that when you comb your hair, comb a strand of hair several times, from hair ends to top, be patience. If you hair wig is tangling after long use, do not pull your hair, spray some wig-specific non-oily conditioner, and comb it with wide-toothed comb or hand carefully and do not rush, take your time.
To restyle your human hair wig, you may use a blow dryer, curling iron or flat iron on low heat settings only or use electric rollers on a medium setting. Do not use flat-iron or curler too often, it will cause you hair wig lack of glossy, dry and easy to broken. It’s great that you can achieve style versatility with these wigs. You can straighten them up or you can add lose curls. Your daily styling needs can be fulfilled with these affordable human hair wigs in just snaps. It is recommended to keep one curly human hair wig and one straight human hair wig to get rid of the hassle of dialing styling. Do not use hairspray like gel water, pomade to your hair wig, it will make hair be oiled and get messy easily.
The use of Non-oily conditioner is quite easy: spray a few times before wearing your hair wigs, it will help your hair be silky and bright, and can prevent static electricity, keep your hair moisten, it will be silky like new hair. You absolutely can keep on manipulating the style of the wig whenever you want and wear your hair wig up. Just need to know the “rule” that do not tie your hair extensions too high, just in case your own hair leave out.