With proper care and maintenance one of quality lace wig can last for 6 months up to a year or more but this depends on frequency of use. If you are wearing the lace wig everyday, then general wear and tear will reduce the life span of the lace wig unless you buy more than one unit. The cost of the unit works out to be cheaper than a weave as you can re-use the wig. Clients with severe hair loss such as Alopecia who wear the same unit everyday have an average life span of 3-4 months for a lace wigbefore it may require repair or complete replacement. The life span of the lace wig will ultimately fall with the owner and their care and maintenance regime.
You can sleep in the wig but we would advice you wear a silk scarf to wrap your head, just as you would your own hair to retain the style.
This wig is made and manufactured in Asia where temperatures can rise above 45 centigrade, 100 Fahrenheit! Our clients are all over the world in many extreme temperatures. With the right application your lace wig will not be affected by the temperature and will remain in place. Lace wig are lighter than standard wigs and therefore not as hot as most people would imagine.
Avoid very warm or hot water. Wet the hair of Lace Front Wig, apply shampoo and create the beginnings of lather without vigorously lathering. Run a little more water over the hair to move the lather through your lace front wig to the oily scalp below and allow the lather to remain there for a while before rinsing.
Pat or blot dry very gently with a towel. Do not rub your hair with the towel. Do not comb wet hair.
Tip: detergents such as shampoo don’t clean, only the lather from detergents can clean. Lather!
Don’t go nuts with shampoos and conditioners. Wash the lace front wig in cool plain water whenever you can. Conditioner can loosen the knots and cause shedding which reduces the life of the lace front wig. It’s the best to use a tiny amount of mild shampoo and then put back the shine with a spot of hair serum or a leave-in conditioner If the pH value is listed on the label, buy shampoo that is in the range of 4.5 to 5.5 pH. Ideally cream conditioner should not contain any of the following: Lanolin, polymers or heavy oils. These substances cause matting in human hair of lace front wig. Keep the cream conditioner off the knots if possible as it can eventually accelerate hair loss. Leave in conditioner is generally a good idea. Not conditioning at all will cause the hair to dry out and become tangled, as lace front wig hair does not receive essential scalp oil like your growing hair.
The best way to do after cleaning the residue from your lace wigs so new adhesive or toupee tape sticks correctly again.
Some removers, solvents, and alcohol are oil based for lace wigs and after using will leave a residue. Simply by washing the areas where they were used with shampoo and water will allow adhesive or toupee tape to stick correctly again! The unit of lace wig must be dry before applying adhesive or toupee tape.
The best way to do when a adhesive or toupee tape residue in embedded into the lace wigs or when it remains on the polyurethane base.
You should gently remove any remaining adhesive or toupee tape residue with adhesive remover, solvent, or alcohol. Be patient and give the solvent time to soften the residue for lace wigs. Using a lint free rag or microfiber towels work well when cleaning away residue of lace wigs.
The best way to avoid pulling hair out of your lace wigs when removing it.
You must completely release the adhesive or tape from bonding to your scalp before attempting to remove your lace wigs. This helps, but may not eliminate this problem completely.
It is customary for balding men not to have identical size heads and hair patterns nor do they all experience similar male baldness patterns. Therefore, in order to obtain a lace front wig that will fit and look natural, most choose a custom-made lace front wig. Custom lace front wig are designed to fit perfectly.
The base is designed to contour and fit the bald area perfectly. The hair must used to create the lace front wig is color-match with hair your provided hair sample. The hair shape can be made to match with your own hair using a permanent hair treatment or by regular wet set hair styling, if desired.
A Widow’s peak is M shaped hairline or Pointed Hairline. For this, your front hairlines make the shape of M or come down in point above forehand.
A natural hairline is a straight hairline. For this, the hair is growing out of scalp straightly above forehand.
When you wear the lace front wig correctly according to our user guide, the hairline will have a natural look, just similar as your own hair growing from your scalp. For customer order, we recommend you to have baby hairs around the front and perimeter of the wig and make the hairline with more natural looking.
Things required removing adhesive residue before attaching lace front wig.
- Adhesive Remover
- Face Cloths
- Damp Towel
- Blow Dryer
- Scalp Prep
- Just Rite Positioning Spray
Step 1: Remove Adhesive Residue
Wipe off all the visible traces of adhesive residues from your scalp and lace front wig with the help of cloth or wet towel. With the help of adhesive remover and paper towel, rub strongly till your scalp is residue free.
For improved results, spray some Just Rite Positioning Spray on your head and wipe with a towel. This allows soap to emulsify the oil-based adhesive remover.
Step 2: Wash your scalp
Thoroughly wash your head twice using an exfoliating scalp scrub and rinse carefully. Repeat this 4 to 5 times to make sure no residue is left behind.A small amount of adhesive residue can break down your bond. So to achieve better results, wash your hair and scalp with Cleansing Shampoo or Clarifying Shampoo. This balances the pH present in your skin.
Step 3: Dry your scalp
Dry your head after taking shower using a blow dryer or towel in order to remove any excessive moisture. Moreover, you must shave or remover any hair from the bonding area. For closer shave use an electric razor.
Step 4: Apply water-proof sealant
Lastly, it is highly recommended to apply waterproof sealant like our Scalp Protector on your head. This will protect your scalp and increase adhesion with the adhesive or tape. Once you have completed steps 1 to 4 given above, you are all set for attaching your hair system of lace front wig.