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The Wigs Selection Guide

If you are new to buy wigs and have no idea about how to choose wigs that work best for you, you can get help from our Wigs Selection Guide here. In order to choose the best wigs for you, you are supposed to understand and appreciate the details of wigs. Therefore, this guide will show you how to appreciate the wigs from Style, Cap Size, Composition and Color.  

 Style:

Choosing a wig, you can start with the style of the wigs. You may start with the style that you’re familiar with at the first time. In common, certain face shapes are flattered by certain styles. In this aspect, you can learn more from HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT WIG FOR YOUR FACE . Then, you can try more drastic changes after you get used to wearing wigs. Besides, you shall also consider the hair length, texture and styles of your wigs. 

 

Shop by Length

Usually, people have their preference  for their hair length. For example, some people love short style because they think it make wearer look simple and smart. Still some people like to keep long hair for it looks elegance and  tenderness. So, you can start your choice by your preference from the hair length. 

 

                            

Styles shown (in order): Allure by Jon Renau, Julianne by Jon Renau, Blake - Renau Exclusive Colors by Jon Renau

 

Shop by Hair Texture

The hair texture of the wigs is very important for how you look. In common, Straight hair usually makes people look younger while curly/wavy hair makes people look more mature. 

       

Styles shown (in order): Drew by Jon Renau, Jessica by Jon Renau

 

Shop by Hair style: 

        

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Styles shown (in order): Star by Jon Renau;  Patrice by Jon Renau   Angelique by Jon Renau;  Veronica by Jon Renau;  Zara by Jon Renau

 

Cap Sizes 

 

   Choosing right cap sizes of the wigs is very important in order to wear comfortably. In common, average cap sizes       tend to fit about 95% of people. To consider that a few people my requires petite and large sizes wigs, many            average sized wigs have adjustable straps that can let you adjust it about  1/2". Therefore, most of people                   can get comfortable wearing by choosing average cap size wigs. Nevertheless, it is good for you to know the             measurements and cap sizes to help you make the right decision. Learn More  

    Wigs cap Sizes Cap Size(inch)
    Child/Ultra Petitle(UP) 20-20.5"
     Petitle(P) 21-21.5"
      Average(A) 22-23.5"
     Large(L) 23-23.5"

 

Composition

When it refers to composition of the wigs, the hair type and cap construction must be considered. 

Hair type: 

At present, most of wigs in the market are made of human hair or synthetic hair. Both of them can flatter people. However, there are differences between human hair wigs and synthetic wigs. Both human hair and synthetic hair have advantages and limitations. So, the best for you is to choose one which suitable for you. The following tables can help you deiced which hair type you want.

 

HUMAN HAIRSYNTHETIC HAIR
  • look more nature and feel more comfortable 
  • More expensive than synthetic hair
  • Can last over a year with proper care
  • Can be restyle and reshape 
  • Requires restyle after washing 
  • Great quality synthetic hair look and feel quite similar to human hair
  •  More affordable than human hair
  • Limited styling versatility (hot tools can not be used)
  • Requires little maintenance
  • Can last 4-6 months with proper care
                     REMY HUMAN HAIR                       HEAT-FRIENDLY SYNTHETIC HAIR
  • The highest quality human hair that kept hair cuticles running in uniform direction
  • More expensive than common human hair
  • The most durable hair type
  • Offers more styling versatility (hot tools may be used )
  • Various colors are available 
  • can be more challenging to style than human hair
  • Need special care to avoid tangling
  • Can 2-3 months with proper care

 

Cap features 

 

Traditional/Standard Wefted Cap  
  • Also understand as classic or standard cap
  •  Offers overlapping layers of hair
  • Durable and affordable                                                         
Capless /Open Cap
  • Offer a lighter weight cap and better air circulation ( Many people who wear wigs for medial reasons prefer a capless)
  • Provides comfortable wear all the day
  • Many capless cap have adjustment straps at the nape to allow users adjust it for a comfortable wear. 
Monofilament 
  • Offer natural look that the hair seems growth from the scalp where the hair is parted. 
  • More expensive than traditional cap. 
  • Variety of monofilament design depending upon the wig manufacturer and hairsyle because many wigs don't require 100% monofilament technology.  There are monofilament top, monofilament crown, and hand-tied mono part line etc. 
100% Hand-tied Cap
  • Also known as 100% hand-knotted.
  • The premier of all wig cap construction.
  • The most comfortable cap and ideal for people with sensitive scalp. 
  • The cap has natural appearance of scalp wherever the hair is separated
Lace Front Caps  
  • Create a natural looking hairline. 
  • Hand-tied to a section of sheer lace (not entire cap)
  • Most are ready-to-wear, pre-cut lace fronts do not need tape or adhesive. 
  • most expensive and most natural looking wigs

 

Color 

 

The color is key important to how you look with wearing the wig. And most styles of wigs offer many color choices. If you are new to wearing wigs and have no idea which color to choose, considering the color that close to your natural color. If you still have no idea, you can buy our Color Ring which can surely help you make decision.