To achieve the maximum lifespan and the best appearance, it is important to properly care for your human hair wig. It is not difficult to wash and maintain your human hair wig, which just requires your patience and gentle care. Since most human hair wigs are made with hair that has been dyed and chemically processed in order to remove the cuticle, they must be handled gently as these processes make the hair fragile. However, our products are made of Remy hair and Virgin hair without any processing. Thus, it would be more easy to clean you human hair wigs from our company. It is recommended that human hair wig should be washed every 7-14 days of wear. This guide will cover how to properly wash, condition, style and store your human hair wig.
First you have to figure out which kind of hair care products should be used. Usually, you have to buy the high-quality hair care products designed for washing human hair wigs. Don’t use the standard hair care products from the drugstore to wash your wigs because the chemicals they contain will decrease the lifespan of your wig.
How to wash your human hair wigs?
1.Before washing your wig, gently comb it out, removing all tangles. Combing starts from the tips of the hair to the base of the cap. In this process, a comb designed for wigs is necessary. For the stubborn tangles, be patient to apply a spray conditioner to help loosen them.
2.Wet the whole wig with cool water flowing over the hair from the base to the tips. Gently squeeze not wring or twist the wig to remove excess water. For longer wigs, it is recommend to hold the wig under the faucet of the bathtub or shower, which will help the hair not get tangled in the basin below.
3.Apply a small amount of human hair wig shampoo evenly over the hairpiece and just simply smooth the shampoo on the wig from the base to the tips of the hair (do not twist, rub or massage). Gently rinse all shampoo from the hair with cool water, allowing the water to flow over the hair from the base to the tips (do not rub, wring or twist). Lightly squeeze excess water from the hair (do not rub or wring). Blot hair gently with a towel to remove excess water before conditioning.
How to condition your human hair wigs?
While the hair is still wet, spread a small amount of human hair wig conditioner evenly into the hair except the base of the wig as it can loosen the knots on the cap and cause hair loss to your hair piece. Leave the conditioner in the hair for 3-5 minutes. At the same time, gently detangle the wig from the tips of the hair to the base of cap and your fingertips or a wide toothed wig comb can be gently used in this process. Thoroughly rinse the conditioner from the hair under cool running water. Gently squeeze excess water from the wig (do not rub or wring) and lightly blot hair with a towel (do not twist or wring). If possible, a small amount of argan oil could be applied throughout the hair to add vibrancy, moisture and protection to the hair.
How to style your human hair wigs?
It is best to allow your human hair wig to air dry on a wig stand, which is harmless to hair fibers. A warm sitting hair dryer can also be used to dry the hair although air drying is the most gentle option. After the hair is dry, heated styling tools such as curling irons and flat irons can be used. Make sure the styling products (such as hair spray) are specifically designed for human hair wigs. Properly use products will help prolong the lifespan of your wig.
How to store your human hair wigs?
Linen closets or your bedroom closet are great dry places for storing your wig, besides, a wig head is your best choice as it will help maintain the shape and style of your wig.