They say the hair is one’s crowning glory. This holds true for both men and women. You would be surprised at how much men can get conscious of their thinning hair or receding hairlines. Since baldness occurs more often in males than females, men usually get troubled more with permanent hair loss. While some can afford to have hair transplant surgery or spend on treatments, most just make do with mens wigs.
Men’s wigs these days come in different forms, shapes and sizes. It even uses more natural-looking hair. You are bound to get one perfect for yourself. Over the years different materials have been used as have different methods to help it stay on the head.
Imitation hair is synthetic and is composed of acrylic, modacrylic, nylon and polyester. Should you want to change the hair style of the wig you might have a difficult time doing it. There is a slight unnatural movement of the hair which is not present in the human hair wig. Because of the materials used you must be careful when near ovens, candles, and cigarettes. This material burns fairly easily.
Human hair is more attractive because of the natural movement and it feels natural to the touch. You can color it and give it a permanent. Women in certain countries actually are contracted to grow their hair for the wig market.
The lace wig covers baldness completely and with some of these wigs you can have a full night of sleep without anyone knowing you are bald! You have choices of what density you would like in your wig. You may want a full head of curly hair or perhaps something less full and more conservative. Once you add the adhesive the hair appears as if it is growing right from the scalp giving you a natural appearance.
If you are going bald or is experiencing an extreme case of hair loss or just want to change your hairstyle without having to completely change your hair, it is highly suggested that you use lace front wigs.
A benefit of using a lace front wig is that it gives you a natural look. Majority of the lace wigs that are being sold in a beauty supply outlet these days are composed of real hair. Due to this reason, they are very natural-looking. If you want to experiment with these products, you can also dye them to whatever color you choose. Since they are usually made out of French or Swiss laces, they are also very sturdy and long-lasting.
Another benefit is that they are very durable. With proper maintenance and care, you can be sure that they can stay in good condition for one year. Having a lace front wig is also very economical because by owning one, you no longer need to go to your stylist on a monthly basis just to cover up your bald head.
A great advantage of using them over other types of wigs is you can style them! You can braid them and turn them into pony tails. Although you cannot comb lace fronts, you can still change your look by trimming the laces. Since these wigs are composed of hair strands that are very fine, you can transform them anyway you desire. It is like getting real hair extensions!
You might have wondered why Hollywood celebrities can sport so many different looks in their movies, going from blond to brunette, straight to curly or short to long tresses without damaging their hair. Most actresses wear wigs or hair extensions in their movies depending on the requirement of the character they are going to play.
Stylists use remy hair extensions or wigs to dress up movie actresses. You might not even be able to tell the difference if they are wearing wigs or not as this type of hair extensions are considered to be the premium hair extensions in the industry. Remy hair extensions are hair strands coming from a single person and processed organically making sure the cuticles of the hair strands remain intact. They are also arranged in a way that hair is supposed to grow in a human head. It is the choice of many stylists to the stars.
Compared to cheap hair extensions which are coarse and thick, remy hair extensions are soft and natural looking. This is because they are with chemicals before they are made into extensions while remy hair extensions are processed organically. Most cheap hair extensions are coated with silicon to give it shine but the coating will wash off after a few washes. This makes it more brittle. You get it a low price but you might have no choice but to buy a new one from time to time. Remy hair extensions are more expensive but last longer and stay tangle-free even after many uses.
It would all depend on how and why you would need hair extensions or wigs. You can ask a sales person at a beauty supply outlet which would be the best option for you, but if you are looking at using them for a long time, I would say you need to go for quality.