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Human Hair or Synthetic Hair? – Shawtywig

Human Hair or Synthetic Hair?

Wearing wigs can make such a difference in your look in life. There are so many amazing options your piece may never be detected as anything but your own the first thing to consider Cuban hair wigs or synthetic hair wigs there are definitely advantages to both and it's about finding what's best for your lifestyle and budget most people think human hair wigs are better because they're made with real hair not true the look and feel of synthetic hair has advanced to the point of being completely natural and movement and feel can you tell which is the synthetic wig this one is synthetic and it came out of the box styled and ready to go this human hair wig takes at least 20 minutes or more styling time depending on the look you want however there are differences to consider before deciding which one is right for you here are the benefits of human hair if cared for properly the longevity of human hair can be up to a year of daily wear the natural movement and feel is of course unmatchable because it's the real thing styling versatility is another selling point you can heat treat human hair fibers any way you'd like using styling tools just like your own biological hair but remember to keep your heat tools under 350 degrees unless you're a professional we do not recommend coloring your human hair wigs as most have already undergone substantial chemical treatment but it's not always a perfect world with human hair and I'll tell you why human ear is a little more maintenance you do have to wash it and deep condition it regularly and it takes a little more time to style as often as you would your own bio hair the weather will also affect the style because it's not immune to rain or humidity human hair is costly and due to the high demand for it it's getting more expensive each year the color will fade on human hair as it will oxidize when exposed to light and other elements it will weigh more as human hair is more dense than synthetic the plus side to synthetic wigs is that they're easy to care for synthetic fiber has style retention or style memory meaning you don't have to restyle your wig before everywhere as simple as wash dry shake and go and then your wig will revert to its original style your synthetic wig is weatherproof it won't droop or frizz even if the weather lets you down synthetic wigs are lower in cost and maintenance it's a win-win situation synthetic hair is lighter than human hair plus the vibrancy of color stays throughout the life of your wig what you should know about synthetic wigs before you buy synthetic hair is coated with a shine that can look reflective on some wigs the shine will dull over time and with washing pro tip you can add a little dry shampoo or powder to reduce the unnatural shine because synthetic hair has style memory you don't have the versatility of changing the style or color but since they're cost effective you can buy different styles to suit your needs although lower and cost and maintenance synthetic wigs do not have the longevity of human hair with proper care you'll likely get around 4 to 5 months of daily wear before you need to get a new one there are definite pros and cons to both human and synthetic hair now that you have the facts it's time to pick out your new do