Wearing a wig can be a great solution for people who want to switch up their hairstyle or for someone going through hair loss. We understand that finding the right wig for you can be a daunting task, especially if you’re new to the world of wigs. There are different types of wigs, various colours, styles, and materials to choose from.
In this Beauty Blog, we’ll take a look at the Top 5 Tips To Find The Right Wig For You!
Determine your needs and preferences
Before you start your search for the right wig, you need to determine your needs and preferences.
Here are 4 questions to help you determine your needs for your new wig:
- Are you looking for a wig that matches your natural hair colour and style, or are you looking for a completely new look?
- Are you looking for just some additional volume on top of your natural har, or are you looking to cover your entire head with a new style?
- Do you want a wig that’s easy to style, or are you willing to put in more effort for a more intricate style?
- Also, consider factors like the occasion for which you’ll be wearing the wig and your budget.
Choose the right wig type
Wigs come in different types, including synthetic, human hair, and heat-friendly synthetic.
Synthetic wigs are made of synthetic fibres and are generally more affordable than human hair wigs.
Heat-friendly synthetic wigs can be styled with heat tools like curling irons and flat irons, which gives you more versatility with your styling options.
Human hair wigs are made of real hair, which makes them more expensive but also more natural-looking.
Consider the wig cap construction
The wig cap construction is an essential factor to consider when looking for the right wig. The cap construction refers to the way the wig is constructed and how it fits on your head.
There are different cap constructions to choose from, including basic caps, monofilament caps, and lace front caps.
Basic caps are the most affordable option and are the most common type of wig cap.
Monofilament caps are made with a fine mesh material that allows your scalp to breathe, making them more comfortable to wear.
Lace front caps have a sheer lace front that gives the illusion of a natural hairline.
Try on wigs before making a purchase
It’s essential to try on wigs before making a purchase. Find the best wig for you by visiting your nearest wig store for consultations and wig fittings, which allow you to try on different styles and types of wigs.
Trying on a wig helps you determine if it’s the right fit and if it suits your needs and preferences. Additionally, trying on wigs can help you get a feel for the wig and determine if it’s comfortable to wear for an extended period.
Would you or someone you love benefit from a personalized shopping experience with our team to find your best wig? Call now to book an appointment with one of our Wig Specialists: 1-844-367-9447 ext. 313 (Canadian appointments only, please)
If you are unable to try on styles before your purchase, you can go off of your face shape and find a style that will compliment you!
Wig care and maintenance
Once you’ve found the right wig, it’s essential to research wig care and maintenance. Different wig types require different care, so it’s important to understand how to take care of your wig properly.
For example, synthetic wigs require different care than human hair wigs. You’ll also need to learn how to style and store your wig correctly to ensure that it stays looking its best.
If you do decide to book a consultation, your Wig Specialist will be able to recommend the best products and maintenance tips for your new styles
The one item every wig needs: Cleaning Supplies!
If you opt for a synthetic or heat-friendly style, you will need a shampoo, conditioner, and brush specifically designed for the wig's fibres.
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In conclusion, finding the right wig for you can be a process, but by following these 5 tips, you’ll be well on your way to finding a wig that suits your needs and preferences! Remember to consider factors like wig type, cap construction, and maintenance requirements. Also, don’t be afraid to try on different wigs to find the perfect fit.
With the right wig, you can feel confident and beautiful no matter what your hair situation may be!
Ready to shop for your first wig now?
Here are 4 of our best-selling wigs at First Lady Products:
1: Olivia from the MODA+BELLA Collection.
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2: Megan from the MODA+BELLA Collection.
3: Savannah from the New Image Collection.