Lace Wig – Frequently Asked Questions

Lace Wigs are becoming an upcoming force in the hair industry, hence fueling a lot of consumer interest and questions. This article addresses the products most frequently asked questions.

What is Remi Hair?

Remi Hair can be categorized in the premium segment, as far as hair quality is concerned. Remi Hair is bundled in such a manner that the roots of the hair are on one side and the tip of the hair on the opposite side. Since all the hairs are placed in the same direction, the hairs remain undisturbed, making them more durable and long lasting. Remi hair is virgin hair processed to the desired color and texture.

What is a lace wig?

What makes a lace wig different from a regular wig is the transparent lace. There are many different style wig caps – the most common are the full lace cap with ear to ear stretch, the full lace cap with no stretch, front lace only cap, front lace cap with thin skin in front and lace around entire perimeter of head. The most popular lace is French Lace and Swiss Lace. The French Lace is most durable of the two. Both types give the wig and it’s hairline a natural look and which make the transition from hairline to skin nearly invisible. Each hair strand is hand tied with knots to the lace to give it the illusion of hair growth from the scalp.

French lace vs. Swiss lace

French lace is the most popular type of undetectable lace material used in producing in lace wigs. It has more durability than Swiss lace and is recommended for first time wearers. Swiss lace is the more delicate of the two and is by and large the most undetectable. Swiss lace recommended for the veteran wearer or for the owner or more than one wig.

Who should buy a lace wig?

Anyone can wear lace wigs. It’s perfect for the woman who wants versatility in her look, to give her hair a break from processing and heat, or a different look without the effort of weaves and braids. You can go from short, dull, and lifeless to long, sheen, and full in just minutes. They are also perfect for cancer patients, alopecia patients, and anyone going through hair loss due to chemotherapy or scalp disease.

How long will my lace wig last?

The unit can last for several months and possibly years depending on its upkeep and usage.

Why does it take so long to customize?

Each unit is measured and shaped to fit each clients head. Once that is completed, each remi hair strand is hand tied to the lace wig. For a quality product, the time period of 4-8 weeks is required.