- Some of the popular ones are Lace Front wigs, Full Lace Wigs, whole full lace wigs, braiding hair wigs, Bob wigs, etc.
- The wigs can also be customized.
WIGS AROUND SINCE A WHILE:
Wigs date back the ancient Egyptian era.
There are wigs in the British museum that are over 3000 years
Wigs were also worn in ancient Greece , Rome and even in England.
LITTLE KNOWN WIG FACTS:
The word wig has been derived from the English word periwig (wig for barristers).
The Orthodox Jewish women had to shave and wear wigs after marriage, at one point of time in the past
WHY PEOPLE WEAR WIGS:
Wigs are used for medical reasons, cancer patients and other medical conditions.
Wigs are also worn as a fashion statement, for entertainment.
There was a time when the powdered wigs were very popular.
In the older days only jute fibers were used to make wigs as imitation hair.
The wigs today are either human hair wigs or synthetic wigs.
The human hair wigs are made from human hair
TYPES OF WIGS:
The wig can be human hair wig which is usually priced comparatively higher.
Alternatively synthetic wigs are also available and are more affordable too.
Remy wigs are also human hairs, although are premium wigs.
CUTTING THE WIG:
Unless you purchase a special wig ,it will have a fairly straight forward style in addition to which only a custom wig will be a perfect fit. Hence styling or cutting wig for better fit is recommended.
All hair products used should be the ones that are specially made for wigs. It is best to keep the wigs away from human hair shampoo, etc to ensure more durability and prevent dulling of the hair fibers.
BRUSHING A WIG:
Brushing a wig while it is wet will cause it to get stretched and ultimately damage the wig badly. Hence use only the combs and brushes recommended for wigs and use them when the hair is dry.
EXPOSURE TO HEAT:
Synthetic wigs cannot sustain a great deal of heat and hence it best to keep them away from heat. Which means that not many styling tools can be used for Synthetic hair wigs, limiting the styling options.