Lace wigs have always been popular with wig lovers. It is breathable and comfortable to wear. How much do you know about the lace front wig? Let's take a look at it together.
What is a lace wig?
A lace front wig is a piece of hair that is hooked on a lace net (that is, a thin, evenly distributed mesh, usually Swiss lace), usually with a stretch net at the top of the head, it can be fitted to any type of head and is basically a lace head covering made of real human hair. The front lace is the front part of the lace mesh, and the back is usually woven.
How many kinds of lace wigs?
There are mainly 5 kinds of lace front wigs: 4x4 lace closure wigs, 13x4 lace front wigs, 13x4x2 lace part wigs, 13x6 lace front wigs, and 360 lace front wigs.
How long can lace wigs last?
If you use it every day and do not replace the case, the normal life of a general hair-braiding wig is about 2 years. You can wear it for about 2-4 weeks and then take it out. The timing depends on the quality of the wig, the type of hair, the installation, and the good care. Wash your hair every week with shampoo and conditioner, to keep the hair clean and healthy. Be sure to air-dry your wig, for the heat will wear it out. In addition, brush wigs regularly to prevent tangles and tangles. Do not wear a lace wig for more than four weeks.
Give your natural hair at least a few weeks to breathe before installing a new wig. Or, take your hair off, comb it through, adjust it properly, and then stand it up.
If you take good care of it, a high-quality lace front wig will last a long time. To make sure the wig stays in tip-top condition, clean and condition it as you take it off. Let it dry completely, then place it on a wig or in a silk bag. When not wearing a wig, store it in a dark, dry place.
Can you wear a lace front wig without glue?
Of course, you can! Generally speaking, the lace wig is to need glue fixed, because the forehead of the lace wig is thin, and not glued forehead hairline is very easy to tilt up. You can use a styling spray to hold the lace in place. Hairspray is the spray we usually use to fix the hair, it is sticky, although the use is of convenient but also obvious disadvantages, is not waterproof. If you need to wear it during strenuous exercise, do not use it.
After the hair net is put on, spray a hairstyle spray on the hair net to make it a little sticky. After fixing the wig, lift up the lace on the hairline of the front of the wig, spray a bit of styling spray on the position of the forehead, and then press and secure it with your hand, once the styling spray dries, it'll stick to the lace. Accidentally spraying in the forehead above the shape of the spray directly with paper can be wiped off.
Relatively speaking, it's very convenient to fix it with a styling spray, but if it's not waterproof, it's equivalent to not breaking a sweat, so the small partners in the use of this method fixed when also according to their own actual situation to consider it.
How do make lace wigs look natural?
For a more natural look, comb your wig and your hair before wearing it. Wear a wig at 1 cm above the hairline. Make sure that the wig and combs are parallel, symmetrical, and in the right place.
If the wig is placed too far forward or too far back, it will look unnatural. You can use the wig special comb adjustment modeling, which lets the wig and the real hair more a perfect fitting.
If you want to look natural, mix up your hair and spray it with hairspray, then scratch it with your hands. When buying your choice of wigs, be sure to select them according to the shape of your face. If it doesn't fit your face shape, it's hard to get the perfect effect with a wig!
How to make the lace melt with your skin tone?
No woman wants everyone around her to think she's wearing a wig because wearing a wig is often seen as negative. So when the lace wig doesn't match your skin color, women who wear the wig have a lot of problems, such as they don't know how to make the lace melt with their skin tone. Here is a way to make the lace match your tone.
First, figure out which part of your wig's lace will show through your scalp. After you decide, make sure the hair around the exposed area is flat and stable. Apply a few drops of concealer with your softest hand until all parts are saturated. Repeat and darken until you get the perfect color you want.
How to cut the lace off?
It's important how you cut the wig determines how natural it will look. You want to know how to cut it in a way where it's not too jagged it's not too straight and it looks natural and kind of blends in and melts with your skin. You can do it with no glue no hairspray and no gel after you learn from this passage.
When you're cutting the lace the first step and the most important step that you want to make sure you do first is you want to focus on the lace near your ears. The lace is a little longer because some people have longer hair lines so that you can actually customize it to your liking.
So we want to go ahead and cut off the excess really important to cut the lace off that is above your ear because that kind of determines on how flat the lace will lay.
And then it also determines how comfortable your wig will be when you're wearing it. Make sure it's directly on top of your hairline you want to slide it up a little more but careful not to minimize the forehead.
Just need to follow the shape of your ear by create apart when you do that it will look like this. Do not cut too short because the worst thing you could possibly do is actually have your lace stop up here and then you have your yellow edges sticking out you want your legs to stop right where the ear is. So again go ahead and cut the other side do the same exact practices.
Now, we left the frontal lace here, some people say that you should do with jagged some people say you should do it straight. It's recommended that cut it in between. Make sure you have your hair just kind of like going back, and make it out of your face and out of your wig.
Then get a nice sharp scissors or you can use a razor blade. Cut the lace follow the hairline, jagged and a little straight. Makes it look a little more natural, and do a zigzag rather than a straight line. That you have your natural hairline.
Which is better lace front wig or full lace wigs?
To judge which of the two kinds of wigs is good, first of all, we need to understand the difference between the two kinds of wigs. The whole lace is the net material of the whole net bottom. It can be worn directly on the head, but the stability is not good, it's easy to fall off. This kind of wig is now rare on the market. The lace front wig is the wig forehead uses the lace craft, may guarantee that wears the comfortable degree is very high.
If you want your wig to last longer, choose a lace front wig. If you want to wear a light-cut, breathable wig, then choose a full-lace wig.
A full lace wig is more expensive than a lace front wig, which means a lace front wig is more affordable.