Baldness Prevention | Wearing Wigs | Hair Modesty

Q&A to Get Maximum Value from a Discount Wig

Wigs are important personal accessories that many men, women and children will look into for various reasons.  It may be to cover up hair loss from alopecia or from chemotherapy treatments as well as to adopt a disguise from the paparazzi or during Halloween.  In all these instances, we recommend looking for a quality discount wig to save on costs without sacrificing on the attributes of a good wig.

What Makes for a Good Wig?

Unlike the wigs of yesteryears, manufacturers of modern wigs take extra measures to make the wigs appear as natural as possible regardless of the cost.  Of course, the natural factor is only applicable to wig that are used for daily purposes outside of holidays like Halloween and costume parties with their trademark out-of-this-world wigs.

The number one consideration in considering a wig as a quality hairpiece is its comfortable wearability with the other factors like cut and color as secondary factors.  You want to be comfortable while wearing the wig for hours on end with your scalp and hair able to breathe even with a skullcap and the hairpiece on.

Otherwise, you may look beautiful in the wig but you are uncomfortable as can be. The pursuit of beauty may be painful, yes, but make it should not be as painful as to let your head hurt with an ill-fitting wig.  This is true even with discount wigs.

What Are the Best Tips for Choosing Affordable Wigs?

When looking at quality discount wigs, you must still think of comfort and construction as the non-negotiable factors in making the final choice.  You can veer away from the length, style and color of the wig since these can be changed especially with wigs made from real human hair.  Wigs from synthetic hair are another matter altogether as heat and chemicals can damage its construction.

And when presented with many options, which can be bewildering considering the wide range of wig choices, we suggest choosing the ones with:

    * The hair strands either threaded or weaved into the base instead of being glued.

    * The colors are layered to achieve a more natural effect instead of being one flat tone from roots to tips.

    * The base is either or the transparent or the monofilament base

    * The hairs coming from real human hair although the price is higher

Just because a wig was bought on discount does not mean that you will sacrifice on the cut, color and style, too.  Keep in mind that you want it to appear as natural as possible so a natural flow of movement is desired along with a relative ease in styling the wig.

And of course, to secure maximum value from a discount wig, you have to prolong its life for as long as possible. This is possible through proper care and maintenance such as using proper accessories and products meant for wigs, ensuring that your hair is clean and dry before putting on the wig; and washing your wigs every two weeks.  The money spent on the wig will then be well worth it when you have used it and used it well for many years.