FAQs About Human Hair Wig Care

More and more people pay attention to the benefits of human hair wigs. I believe that until now, there is a human hair wig in almost every room that loves beauty.

Human hair wigs certainly bring us many benefits, but for some people, especially novices, they will always encounter various problems and don’t know how to solve them. For example, how to protect wigs, many things need attention.

Today’s topic, I will discuss solutions to these problems with you.


  • How do I care for my wig?
  • Can I use regular hair products on my wig?
  • Can my wig be dyed or colored?
  • Can I shower or swim in my wig?
  • Can I sleep in my wig? 
  • Can I cut the hair on my wig? 
  • Do your wigs come pre-styled?
  • Do I need a wig cap?
  • How should I store my wig?

How do I care for my wig?

The more cautious and gentle you are with Brazilian human hair wigs, the longer it will last.

Pay attention to the cleanliness of your hair. Our hair will become oily and dirty. Please keep a clean scalp environment before wearing a wig.

 FAQs About Human Hair Wig Care

Remember not to wear a wig when your hair is still wet, as this will breed bacteria.

When you comb your wig, try to use a special wide-tooth comb. Steel combs and metal combs are also fine. Do not use plastic combs that can generate static electricity. From the end to the top of the wig, comb it patiently. If possible, you can spray some oil-free conditioner or essential oils during the combing process to maintain moisture.

If you want to design wigs, it is recommended that you find professionals who specialize in wig care and styling and will provide you with a lot of help.

Can I use regular hair products on my wig?

Generally speaking, you can use conventional hair products to clean human hair wigs, but you cannot use shampoo products specifically designed for synthetic wigs to clean human hair wigs.

If your wig is a high-quality wig made of virgin human hair, to get the best results, we recommend that you buy hair care products designed for human hair wigs to clean your wigs. These special hair care products are very gentle and won’t cause damage to your wig.

Can my wig be dyed or colored? 

Human hair wigs can be dyed or colored, which is good news for people who want to change their styles. Dyeing can make you look more fashionable and beautiful.

 FAQs About Human Hair Wig Care

If you want to dye a human hair wig, you can dye it into a darker color. Don't try to dye it into a lighter color, because the bleach used to make the wig lighter will stimulate the human hair wig, cause irreversible damage to the hair, and reduce the wig's life span of use.

Generally speaking, it is not recommended that you dye cheap human hair lace wigs, because no matter how you dye them, your hair wigs will gradually lose their gloss and softness.

Can I shower or swim in my wig? 

We do not recommend that you still wear a human hair wig while bathing or swimming. First of all, the temperature of the bathwater is too high, which will damage the hair of the wig; then the water in the swimming pool contains chemicals such as chloride, which will stimulate the wig, make the wig lose its luster, and become frizzy, and reduce its service life.

Can I sleep in my wig? 

It is not recommended that you wear a human hair wig to sleep. In the process of sleeping, it is difficult to avoid sleeping without changing directions, which will cause the wig to rub back and forth and become frizzy and knotted.

 FAQs About Human Hair Wig Care

If your wig is quick to wear like a headband wig, you can remove it before going to bed.

If you still want to wear a wig to sleep, it is recommended that you wear a hair cap to sleep, or lay a silk scarf on the pillow to reduce the friction of the wig.

Can I cut the hair on my wig? 

The answer is yes. When you buy a new human hair wig, you can change the style of the wig according to your preferences! It can be cut in layers or a little bit shorter. You can also trim some baby hair at the hairline to make your wig look more realistic.

 FAQs About Human Hair Wig Care

But the premise is that if you are a novice, you must handle the wig more carefully.

Do your wigs come pre-styled?

For novices, pre-styled wigs will be relatively simple, saving yourself a wig installation step.

For experienced people, you can wash the wig and style the wig product again to your liking.

If you encounter a wig that has not been shaped in advance, then your creative space will be larger. You can refer to the online video tutorial to shape the wig yourself according to your face shape and head shape.

Do I need a wig cap?

Whether to wear a wig cap or not depends on your preferences. For people with complete hair loss, a wig cap can provide you with a protective barrier to prevent the itchy and uncomfortable scalp that you may experience when wearing a wig. Moreover, the wig cap can prevent the wig from slipping on your scalp and provide a layer of friction for the wig. For people with hair, a wig cap can protect your natural hair and effectively hide your hair, making your wig look more natural.

Wig caps have two shortcomings. The first is that it will make your head sweat slightly. The second is that for people whose head circumference is larger than the normal wig capsize, it will feel a little panic when worn for a long time. If you feel tight, you can choose not to wear a wig cap.

How should I store my wig?

The storage of human hair wigs is also a problem worth noting. If stored improperly, the wigs will become dry and frizzy, and easily broken.

 FAQs About Human Hair Wig Care

If your human hair wig is not used temporarily, you can put the colord wigs in silk or satin fabric. If not, put it in a plastic bag and put it in a cool place. This can reduce the evaporation of water in the wig and prevent the wig from changing. Dry and brittle, it can also play a role in dust prevention.

Never distribute fakes into cloth bags or cotton bags that can absorb moisture.

I hope the above content will help you. If you want to learn more about wigs, you are welcome to check it out on the official website of SuperNova Hair. There are many types of wigs waiting for you to take home. Act now!