How To Clean Your Wigs. A human hair wig is best cared for with a thorough and proper wash. Shampooing your wig regularly will enhance its sleekness and make it last longer. Shampooing also helps in maintaining the texture and beauty of the wig. The best amount of time between wig wash days should be a minimum of two weeks.
How To Clean Your Wigs. While it is advisable to wash your wig regularly, it is important to remember not to wash it too often as it reduces the wig’s durability and affects the appearance of the wig. Avoid using hot water to wash the wig as this may affect its overall look after.
Take care to wash the wig gently in order not to snap the threading or wefts. Here are step by step instructions on how to wash your wig
-Use a mild shampoo that is free from oil stripping sulfates.
-Wet the wig with running water. The water used to wash your wig should be cool or lukewarm.
-Apply the shampoo to the hair while avoiding tugging on the wefts by gently running your hands over the length of the hair.
-Run a wide-tooth comb through the wig in a top to bottom motion across sections of the wig. This helps to spread the product across the length of the wig.
-Wash the wig gently especially the base of the hair. It is important to wash the base too as dirt can build up there.
-Do not submerge in water. Hold the wig under running water until it is clean of shampoo suds.
-Reduce dripping by using a soft towel to absorb the water.
-Dry on a wig stand and allow the human hair wig to air dry. Avoid blow drying the wig as this will alter the texture of the wig.
You should never use hot water to wash your wig. Also using a sink or a bowl when washing your wig makes the process easy.After shampooing the next step in your human hair wig care routine is conditioning the hair