How to Pick the Best Wig

While millions of people wear wigs every day, choosing the best wig isn't a simple task. Wigs are available in a wide range of shapes, colors, lengths, textures, and styles. In addition to these factors, the use of various construction methods and materials will significantly impact the use and enjoyment you get out of your wig.

What Are Your Expectations?

There are as many reasons to wear a wig as there are styles. The right wig can create a striking and stunning look for a special occasion, while others are entirely natural-looking. Comfort is a significant consideration, and choosing the best wig for you is mainly dependent on how often and how long you will be wearing it.

While wigs are often worn to create a new look for a few hours or a special occasion, many people wear wigs daily that are so natural-looking that no one notices. Individuals who wear a wig due to a temporary or permanent hair loss condition have various light, comfortable options designed for daily wear. Choosing a wig that meets your needs and expectations will ensure your overall satisfaction.

Wig Construction

The techniques and materials used in production significantly impact the quality, comfort, and ultimately the satisfaction you experience with your wig.

While often overlooked because it's not clearly visible, wigs are constructed around a cap or net, composed of various synthetic or natural materials. The cap or net composition, along with the construction method and materials used, will also affect the wig's fit and comfort. Wigs come in several standard sizes, and choosing the wrong size can make the wig uncomfortable and look unnatural.

High-quality wigs are constructed around a handmade cap, with individual hairs sewn in by hand. Individually placing each strand of hair ensures that your wig has the density and look of your natural hair. Handmade nets are lightweight, flexible, and custom-designed to fit your scalp, making them ideal for extended periods and everyday use.

Wigs can be made using synthetic or natural hair, another essential consideration when choosing the best wig. Synthetic hair is typically less expensive and requires less maintenance than natural hair. The highest quality custom wigs are made with natural human hair, creating an incredibly versatile hairpiece that can be highlighted, colored, cut, and styled like natural hair.

Style, Length, and Color

There has been significant improvement in both the look and quality of wigs over the years, and today wigs enable you to create the look you desire by seamlessly integrating your hair and facial features. If you plan on wearing your wig daily, consider a style that closely matches your look. A style that you are familiar with will make you feel more comfortable when wearing your wig and make maintenance and styling easier.

Wigs come in colors ranging from bright and bold to tones that will precisely match your natural hair color. Whether your hair is straight, curly, short, medium, or long, a quality wig is a simple, elegant approach to dealing with thinning hair and hair loss.

We Can Help!

At Mane Image Hair Restoration Clinic, we have provided our clients with hair loss solutions since 1987. We understand how important your appearance is and the factors that affect your satisfaction with a new wig. We offer our clients the highest quality wigs available, custom-fitted and made with real human hair or synthetic hair to provide a flawless natural look.

If you are concerned with thinning hair or hair loss and are considering a wig, our knowledgeable and experienced team can help. Contact us today to schedule your FREE initial consultation, and let us help you find the best wig for you.