As the summer swimming season is coming, some black girls would love to go to the swimming pool or sea, and ask us whether I should get a curly lace wig? The answer is WHY NOT GIRL?
Curly human hair wigs are classic all the time, look stunning and natural on black women, more like the natural curly hair. The hair’s popularity is usually because it’s easier and cheaper to maintain compared to curly natural hair.
Whether you’re wearing a deep curly wig, kinky curly wig, roman curl wig, Italy curl or jerry curl human hair wig, having that elegant look is always guaranteed with proper installation, maintenance and wig care. Unlike natural curly hair, which takes forever to achieve that longer length or style, the curly wig is the exact opposite or the improvised version.
The wavy wig is easy to elongate, and style as its hair texture is versatile and has that natural look and feel. In this article, we’re going to look at how to install, clean and properly maintaining your curl human hair wig, whether it has an Indian, Malaysian, Peruvian, or Brazilian original hair.
Installation of curly human hair wigs
Before we wear our wig, we need to do some preparation. You had better make your own hair as neat and flat as you can, it can help you look better to slay when wearing a human hair wig. Then if you buy our glueless lace front wig or full lace wig, you just need to choose the correct wig cap size then you can wear it without glue. If you want to wear a wig for a long time, we suggest you use glue tape or glue spray to make it firm stay on your head.
- Use a flat iron to make your natural hair neat. Braid short hair into rows and wrap long hair into a ponytail with a flat bun. Secure your hair using pins and then clean and dry the skin around the hair edges where the wig lace will be applied.
- Put your curly lace wig on and then adjust it using the adjustable strap and also use 4 combs to clip it into your own hair to make it firm, ensuring it fits well before applying any adhesives.
- Trim the lace front to make the edge look natural and ensure that your hairline positions correctly then proceed with applying the adhesive.
Ways of cleaning your curly wig
- Using a diffuser
Having curly hair entails drying it gently and also minimally. When blow-drying your curly wig, always ensure that you use a diffuser to enable even distribution of heat and also reduce frizz. Avoid over-drying by merely letting the hair air dry.
- Minimize brushing
Avoid brushing your curly lace front wig regularly, and when you do, always ensure that you don’t do it too aggressively, as this tends to pull out your natural curls and lead to hair frizz.
If you want to detangle your hair, use a wide-toothed comb, and then brush your hair when wet. Start at the hair end and work your way up to avoid any hair breakage.
- Wash your wig using a nourishing shampoo
Curly hair is mostly dry because the scalp’s oil fails to reach the hair strands due to all the kinks and curls the wig has. Therefore, it’s always advisable to use a nourishing shampoo for curly hair.
The shampoo has oil ingredients that nourish your hair and also maintains it from frizz and tangles hence making it easily manageable.
- Apply oil on your wet hair
When your curly hair is still wet, apply hair products as this usually helps to lock in the moisture and also keep your curls lustrous and thick. A few drops of nourishing shine oil tend to add shine while making your hair as healthy as possible. This step is so important for a curly full lace wig or lace front wig.
- Go easy when drying
After washing your hair, avoid towel drying it as it will make your hair frizz. Always squeeze your hair gently by tilting your head forward to get rid of any excess water.
How to maintain your curl human hair wig
- When styling your hair, always use your fingertips to maintain your curls. Avoid running your fingers through your hair at all costs, as it tends to damage your wig curls.
- Use a renewal spray on your wig
Ensure that after washing your hair, you use some olive oil and then add a renewal spray hair nutrition on your head. The spray usually allows you to keep your curls healthy and fresh while maintaining that glow and bounce.
It’s worth mentioning that always wash your wig less often to avoid the wig strands from drying off and also the hair from losing its oil.
- Air dry your wig
If you want to properly maintain and also increase the wig’s lifespan, after every wash, always ensure that you let your hair air dry. Avoid using heat as it might damage your hair, and if you insist on using a dryer, turn the heat on low or completely off when drying your wig.
- Use a wide-tooth comb to brush your hair
To maintain those wig curls, it’s always fundamental to use a wide-tooth comb when detangling your human hair wig. Gently comb through your hair when it’s wet and then rinse it off using hair conditioner. Avoid using regular hair brushes as they tend to damage your hair in the long run.
- Go to a professional hairstylist when you want to trim you wig
In case you want a change of style and feel like trimming your hair to modify your look, then it’s advisable to go to a professional hairdresser. A proper trim not only improves your look but also helps maintain a healthy hair end and ensures that your curls don’t weigh down.
That’s all there is to know about curly human hair wigs if you’re considering wearing one. I hope this article has shed some light.