4 Extremely Easy Steps to Brush Wig

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Nowaday, the demand for hair extensions is increasing day by day. You can easily own a pretty wig without taking time to salons or styling. There are diverse types of wigs such as straight, bone straight, curly, body wavy, deep wavy, etc. But wigs are a bit “difficult” accessory, requiring special care. If you don’t preserve it carefully, the wig will become messy and not as beautiful as the first look. So you need to pay attention to proper care of your wig to keep it smooth and soft. This article will provide you how to take care of your hair extentions through 4 simple steps.


How to brush the wig properly?

1. Four extremely easy steps to brush wig

The first part is also the part that all of you care about the most. It is the answer to how to brush your wig properly. Before heading for the 4 steps to brush the wig, let’s see what you need to prepare beforehand as well!

1.1. What to prepare before brushing the wig

Before starting to brush your wig, what are things to prepare? In fact, all the things needed are quite simple and easy to prepare. You will need a wig, a brush and a moisturizing product like the hair conditioner. The point is that you pay attention to which type or brand of brush and conditioner to choose. For the type of brush or comb, we will help you analyze in another part, and for the type of conditioner, you can choose the hair conditioners used for wigs or hair extensions. In fact, even the products used for real hair are also suitable.


Prepare to brush the wig

Another point to remember is when to get the wig brushed. Hair extension experts agree that you should not brush the wigs or hair extensions too frequently with such strength. Otherwise, it can cause unexpected shedding issues. It is recommended that you brush your wig gently with a suitable comb before you wash it or when it is about to tangle.

1.2. 4 steps to brush the wig

Brushing the wig is in fact quite similar to brushing your real hair. Each hair or wig texture all requires gentleness and skills for hair preservation. Below are 4 easy steps for you to follow at home to brush the wig.

  • Step 1: Use wig conditioner, spray to moisturize hair. Circumspectly, spraying a sufficient amount. If not, it will be harder to brush your hair.
  • Step 2: Divide the wig into small curls and use your fingers untangle each segment from bottom to top.

    Divide the wig into small curls to brush

    Divide the wig into small curls to brush

  • Step 3: Get a hair-styled hair comb, brushing every strand of hair. With the curly or wavy wig, you will use your hands then to clockwise tighten up gently to keep the curls in order.
Brushing every strand of hair

Brushing every strand of hair

  • Step 4: Spray more nourishing parts of the hair and then brush until the end. If you also style curtain bangs, you should not apply too much spray on them.

2. Preservation your wig properly to minimize tangles

The hair durability is usualy from 6 months to 24 months depend on the material. If you always follow the wig care procedures, the usage time will be longer. After each using, in addition to hair hygiene, brush your hair, you also need to pay attention to preserve your wig. Below is the synthesis of what to remember during and after you use your wig.

2.1. How take care of your wig during the active day

There are days when you will have to wear the wig from dawn to dusk, which easily leads to tangled or shedding issues. Then, how to keep the wig look good during the day and cause no discomfort at all? The keys are listed here:

  • Install the wig properly: As long as you wear the wig properly and firmly, you are ensured not to feel uncomfortable during the day. On the other hand, if you wear the wig carelessly, the wig will be likely to drop off or be deformed.
  • Detangle the wig correctly: Many people tend to use their hand to detangle the hair, but using a wide-tooth brush is much more recommended. Especially when the hair is long and curly, detangling it from tail to top but not vice versa is a must.
  • Restyle the wig: For a long wig, you can apply the untied style in the beginning for the best vibes. However, if you need to be active during the day, don’t forget to change to more comfortable and convenient styles like braids, updos or half up half down, etc. This will also help to avoid tangle during the activities as well.
  • Moisturize the wig: Bringing a moisturizing spray for your wig is recommended. During break, you can apply the moisturizer and detangle the wig. This will help the wig always look good.

Take care of the wig during the day

2.2. How to preserve your wig after use

The fact is that you cannot wear a wig for days without putting it off. At least, at the end of the day, you will need to put off the wig to both let your real hair rest and let the wig be preserved. Otherwise, your head will be seriously sweating and your wig will be severely tangled and shedding. Then, please follow our instructions below to store the wig after use!

  • For the curly wig:  After using, brush the curly wig and shake the hair gingerly, curl the ends of the hair in, wrap it with a preservation net and put it in a nylon bag. Do not forget to force the air out and then tie it, because wigs that are exposed to the air are prone to stiffness and tangles. Do not hang your wig on the outside as it will catch dust and lose its softness.
Curly wig

Curly wig

  • For the straight wig: Take the same steps as curly hair. The difference is when you put it in a nylon bag, please keep the hair straight. Otherwise, the hair will be easily curled up and loose its pattern.
Straight wig

Straight wig

3. Choose a wig comb

Wig combs have a different texture from normal combs, so you should be careful when choosing. You should choose one with the following characteristics:

  • The comb teeth are designed with an alloy to reduce the electrical charge when brushing, especially for wigs made from synthenic fibers. It also helps reduce shedding.
  • The circular wig brushed structure reduces significantly the friction between the comb and the hair, making it easy to untangle the hair.
  • A special feature of the comb is that the tips of the teeth are rounded, which massage your scalp when combing and reduce scalp itchiness.
  • A wide-tooth comb is recommended for a wig with curls. This will help prevent tangled and shedding issues.
Choosing comb for wig

Choosing a comb for wig

4. Where to buy the wig?

It is not hard to find a place that sell hair extensions. But you must be awake to choose prestigious locations to  avoid being scammed and fraudulent.

There are 3 big countries popular in supplying hair such as Vietnam, China, India. Each country have the different advantages and disadvantages characteristics depend on the purpose of using that consumers choose the appropriate hair type.

K-hair - the #1 hair factory from Vietnam

K-hair – the #1 hair factory from Vietnam

With over 20 years of experience in hair business, K-hair is proud to be #1 hair factory from Vietnam. We supply 100% Human hair with the best quality and the factory price. The K-hair product is exported to many countries in the word such as Nigeria, US, Russia, Ghana, England, Thailand, Canada, etc and reliant by the large amout of customers around the world.

We always exert to improve products every day to ensure that customers will have the best experiene when using K-hair product.

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I started working in the wholesale hair business and quickly realized that this is truly what I desire doing. My mission is sharing hair knowledge, supporting hair starters worldwide and warning them from unreliable foreign wholesale hair vendors. With experience and passion, I led K-Hair Factory to become the top 1 hair factory in Vietnam, accompanying 1000+ hair sellers all over the world. It’s my pleasure to be your long-term companion in your business journey.

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