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~ How to Wash Human Hair Wigs ~

Whether you wear a human hair wig everyday or only on certain occasions, keeping it clean is important.

Follow these steps to get your human hair wig as clean as possible. If you wear your human hair wig every day, wash it once a week ; Its recommended that no more than twice a month if you can.  Keep your washing to a minimum. otherwise, wash it once every 10 to 15 wears.

Step 1 : Fill a basin or sink with lukewarm or cold water.

Note :Avoid the temptation to use scalding hot water – it can be damaging to natural human hair.

Step 2 : Before shampooing, gently brush your wig with a detangling comb to ensure there are no knots and tangles before washing.

Note: Slowly work your way up from the bottom of the hair and gently move upwards to the top.

Step 3 : Prepare a sink with water , put in around a tablespoon wig shampoo to the sink . Immerse the wig in the water and generate sufficient soap foam by stirring.

Note : A wig usually don’t’ generate new strands, the more natural product the less harmful to your wig. Therefore is vital to use gentle product.   

Step 4 : Run your fingers along the inside of the wig cap to remove excess oils and sweats. Gently comb the wig with your fingers from top to bottom.

Step 5 : Next, Rinse the wig with running cold water in a separate bowl or sink of cold clean water. Repeatedly rinsing away the soup.

Step 6 : Gently blot with dry tower.

Step 7 : Conditioner ~ After shampooing, apply a small amount of wig conditioner onto your finger tips and work it though your wig gently for  few minutes.

Note : Do avoid the wig cap / base area especially the hand-tied wigs as it can loosen the knotted design and caused hair loss. Wash and rinse the same way.

Step 8 : Alternatively , you can purchase a special care wig serum , leave in 2 minutes. Rinse + Wash and then Blow with hairdryer for just 1 minute , the mild heat is to allow the wig to absorb the serum, after all rinse with clean water, pat & blot it gently with dry tower.

Note : Do not scrub the wig + Do not comb wig while is wet ! 

Step 9 : Place your wig on the wig stand and let it dry naturally. ( May leave it dry overnight )

Note: We recommend a naturally air-dry method instead of using a hair-blower , as the intense heat could damage the fibers of the wigs and this can cause the lifespan of your wig lessened significantly.

Step 10 : Gently shake your wig and work the hair with your fingertips before you start blowing or styling !

 

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