Most women want to know and have many speculations on how long a wig can be kept in. The great thing about wigs is the better you take care of them, the longer they will last. Today, we’re going over the question of exactly how long can you keep a wig on and include some simple things you can do to lengthen their lifespan.
The long lifespan answer to this question is that it really varies based on the type of wig you use, how closely you follow natural hair wig care, and a few other factors.
The lifespan of a wig totally depends on how you care for the wig or hair system. A top quality wig if worn daily lasts around 4 months if it is cared for.What the wig or hair system is made of also greatly influences the lifespan of the wig.
Some tips lengthen the hair lifespan
1. Wear Your Wig Less Often
If you wear a wig every day, you may need to consider buying two wigs and alternate use. then, your wig will have a long life.
2. Take care of your wigs
If you are combing the wig after use, cleaning it with the right shampoo and hair conditioner, then, your wig will have a long life.
3.Styling your wig
When using heated styling products such as straighteners and curlers, we recommend using the lowest setting possible, and using heat styling protection products and not using the styling products anywhere near the root of the hair.
It is always better to style wigs when wet, using rollers, it can make the beautiful curl and not damage the wig ,this is the best way to prolong your wigs life, however, it is not always practical.
4.Storing your wig
When you’re not wearing your wig, it should always be stored on a wig stand away from excess heat, damp and direct sunlight.