Ways to make lace wigs

Published by: misspink on 24th Sep 2014 | View all blogs by misspink

A few decades ago, people used to put on lace wigs to cover their hairless heads. In today's society, however, wearing it has become more and more popular with celebrities like Tina Turner, Niki Minaj, Jenna Jameson and Britney Spears. It offers the advantage of donning that perfect hairstyle or changing one's hairdo without much of an effort.A wide range of wigs are available in the market, some of which are totally undetectable to the naked eye. One such category of wigs is Lace Front Wig which provides a very natural look when compared to other categories.

It got its name because the base material used in manufacturing is lace. Human or synthetic hair can be used for such lace front wigs , which are tied by hand to a sheer lace base.Lace wigs can be of two types - Full Lace or Lace Front wigs. Full lace use only lace to construct the entire base area. Lace front wigs, on the other hand, use lace to only cover the front area to make the hairline appear more natural.The amounts of styles that lace wigs have are endless. Curly and wavy styles are very popular at prom time. To evoke romance and a princess like appearance, this is the style choice for you. If you do not want to risk your human hair lace wig losing its style in the heat, look into a synthetic lace wig with a curly style.

For those who want a funkier look or the look of the stars, celebrity full lace wigs are popular as well. As many dresses are celebrity inspired, so are lace wigs. The most popular styles are from Beyonce, Janet Jackson, Ciara, Rihanna and Tyra Banks. For all of the young barbies out there, a few companies have began to offer Nicki Minaj inspired lace wigs with a blunt cut bang and pink highlights near the nape.The cost of a lace wig is what has many people apprehensive. As many teenagers do not have stable jobs, affording something as expensive as your dress in addition to other things can be a task. Fortunately, there are many cost effective options for lace wigs. Synthetic hair lace wigs are typically a cheaper option.

All styles are offered in both synthetic hair and human hair lace wigs. For those who may want to alter a style slightly, purchase a futura hair lace wig. This hair allows for slight heat to be applied to the synthetic hair without damage.First, you need to make sure the clients head is as flat as possible with no lumps from their real hair. You can do this by using a wig cap.Next, you will need to measure the clients head in all the directions.After carefully measuring your clients head, you will need to make a foundation. The cotton ribbons are to be nailed to the wig block using the measurements.A wet cotton lace is shaped over the wig block. Note that we are not sewing yet, we are just tacking together.Now apply the nylon lace which is available in a variety of colors.The wig foundation is done and is now ready to be sewn by hand or machine.

Once the wig foundation is sewn, be sure that you meet up with your client to be sure its a perfect fit.Now is time to discuss the desired hairstyle, length, thickness, curliness, and color with your client. Human remy hair is best. Remember to use non-wefted hair(no-tracks).Now working with the hair, you are to use a hackle to sort the hair. You do this by pulling the hair through the hackle several times, flipping the hair to make sure all the hair you use is healthy.Now once done with hackling, place all the hair between two drawing mats and now it is ready to be used.Now the foundation of the wig is needed.When making the wig, a ventilating needle is used. The needle is needed to knot the hair through the lace strand by strand! The step to this is in the following picture. Its some what compared to a rug knot.

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