Wig care actually includes both daily care and cleaning. In fact, many consumers who have bought wig products have such questions. After buying the wig, the shape is perfect. After wearing it for a long time, the hairstyle of the wig becomes unnatural for various reasons. The operation is correct; some want to wash the wig because it has been worn for a long time, but do not know how to operate it. Here, we will explain to you separately how to do the daily care and cleaning of wigs.
- Daily care
Wigs are different from our own hair. Whether it is a wig made of artificial chemical fiber or a wig made of human hair, it will become dry and static over time, which will cause the wig to become frizzy, knotted, and styled. unnatural. In order to avoid these problems with wigs, we must do daily care.
Here are some tips for daily care:
① Storage of wigs:
When taking off the wig, do not fold or crumple the wig and throw it aside, as this will cause knots in the hair strands and damage the shape of the wig, making it impossible to wear it next time. The correct operation method is to comb the hair with a special comb for wigs after removing it (if it is a wig with curly hair, it is best to straighten it out by hand, and it is best not to use a comb). On the bracket, this will not cause the hair to be knotted, and it can also save the time for grooming after the next wearing. If not, you can coil the wig in the direction of the hair and put it in the bag, which is also possible.
② Use wig care solution:
Why use wig conditioner? Readers who have read our Dokas article should have noticed that we repeatedly mentioned that wigs are different from our own hair. Because our own hair is supplied with body nutrients, the scalp will secrete oil, which protects the hair from damage, is not easy to tangle, and can effectively prevent static electricity. But these are not available in wigs, so we need to use wig care solution. We can spray a small amount of wig care solution on the wig before and after wearing it, which can not only make the wig hair smooth and shiny, but also effectively prevent the hair from knotting. , the problem of static electricity.
- Wig cleaning
① The wig needs to be combed and smoothed before washing.
② Prepare warm water, soak the wig in warm water for 5-10 minutes, the water temperature should be controlled at about 20°, and it should not be overheated, because hot water with too high temperature will cause the hair strands to deform and destroy the original shape.
③ Add an appropriate amount of shampoo or shower gel to the water, and wash it in the direction of the hair by pressing it. Do not rub it hard or wash it by machine.
④ After pressing and cleaning the wig, change the water to rinse, the same way as cleaning, until there is no foam.
⑤ Wrap the wig with a dry towel and press to absorb the moisture on the hair. Do not wring it out by hand or spin it in a washing machine.
⑥ Put the cleaned wig on the special holder for wigs, and place it in a cool place in the house to air dry. Do not put it in the sun to dry. (After cleaning, you can also spray the wig care solution evenly on the wig, and then comb it with a special comb for wigs)