How to take care of your wig?

Wigs, whether synthetic or human, are becoming more and more fashionable due to their practicality and are very popular with women. Allows you to meet all your hair needs without having to go through the hairdresser step on a regular basis. 

To help you use your wig for as long as possible and get the most out of it, we’ve got some tips on how to care for it, whether it’s synthetic or natural hair fibers. 

Did you know there are several types of wigs?

Before getting to the heart of the matter, it seems important to us to address the diversity of wigs that exist on the market. Indeed, there are several types of wigs, ranging from length, color, size, material… In this section, we only focus on the “quality” of the hair fiber.

Synthetic wig

As the name suggests, synthetic wigs are made from synthetic fibers. Although they have less notoriety compared to natural hair wigs, they are the most affordable wigs. Also, over time, they have benefited from incredible technological and technological developments, making them almost comparable to natural wigs at first glance. 

However, they retain the “disadvantage” of synthetic hair, in other words, they cannot be manipulated and treated like natural hair. So you won’t be able to color them or even use a straightener or brush to rub them off. This is the type of wig that offers the least versatility. Also, even though it is easier to maintain than a natural wig, it has a shorter lifespan. 

Natural wig

Human hair wigs are made from human hair wigs from various donors, sterilized, sorted by color, and often finally colored to unify the results. Human hair wigs have many advantages because they can be styled like natural hair, they support coloring as well as heat sources. Also, the rendering is particularly natural and lasts longer than synthetic wigs. However, these advantages also come with a “disadvantage”: the price is much higher than that of synthetic wigs. NOTE: On our website, you will find natural wigs. 

How to keep a curly wig?

finally! topics of interest to you. Taking care of your curly wig is very easy. In fact, maintenance is still very simple, but it is necessary to follow certain steps and practices:

Before washing the wig, dust it off, and it is important to comb through the hair with a wide-toothed comb, starting from the tips to the roots. Rinse the wig with lukewarm water for 5 minutes. Remember not to agitate it so as not to irritate and tangle the wig.

After using a suitable mild shampoo (especially with natural wigs), run your fingers through the hair several times from tip to tip. Rinse thoroughly and do the same.

Wrap the wig in a towel to remove excess moisture, then place it on a wig stand and let it air dry. Then remember to fix the curls with a light gel or mousse and “squeeze” the curls from the bottom up.

How to care for your natural wig?

The maintenance of Kameymall human hair wigs is similar to the maintenance of your own hair. The maintenance method is the same as the instructions for curly hair. However, special attention should be paid to the product used. It is best to choose a natural shampoo. Also, consider treatments: moisturizing or nourishing masks and conditioners to close the hair’s scales, just as you would care for your hair. 

Finally, for natural wigs, it is important to: 

Wash at least once a week

It is best to dry naturally in the open air, but if you are in a hurry, you can use a hairdryer.Store away from dust (so don’t throw away the box or net you received!

How to care for your synthetic wig?

Caring for synthetic wigs is slightly different than caring for natural wigs. In fact, it’s best to choose a treatment specifically for synthetic hair, not lukewarm water, but cold water, so as not to alter the fibers.

Also, there is no need to use care products like natural hair, the fibers are synthetic and don’t get the expected benefits. Finally, in terms of drying and appearance of the wig, the fibers are synthetic and cannot withstand heat sources, so let the wig dry in the open air. Since the shape is “frozen” and returns to its original shape when dry, you also don’t need to use any styling products.Note that it’s still important to wash your wig at least every 2 or 3 weeks. But to use this interval wash rhythm, you’ll need to wear a hat so you can wash at night.

How to make your wig shine?

Similar to natural hair, wigs look dull. In the case of synthetic hair, since the fibers are generally naturally shiny, this likely means your wig is coming to an end…and in the case of natural hair, that means it needs to be moisturized. So, to give your wig more shine, you can choose between a spray (hydration stage) and a light oil such as argan oil or jojoba oil (seal stage).

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