Synthetic Wigs

Advantages and Disadvantages of Synthetic Wigs

Just like real wigs there are ups and downs to owning a synthetic wig. You will want to make sure that you are able to weigh the pros and cons of each type of wig and knowing what each one has to offer will allow you to measure them and determine which one would best suit your needs. We have told you the advantages and disadvantage of real hair wigs in our previous article now we are going to look at the advantages and disadvantages of synthetic wigs.

  • Technology
  • Easier to Maintain
  • Tends to be updated with current styles
  • Colors will not fade
  • Lower Cost

With the advancements in technology synthetic wigs are becoming closer and closer to the look of real hair. Eventually one might not be able to tell the difference between synthetic hair and real hair.

The maintenance on synthetic hair is generally easier you will need to check with your wig specialist for exact care instructions.

Synthetic wigs tend to come in all the current hair styles. This will allow you to have the latest style without all the fuss.

synthetic wigs

Generally you will find that the colors of the synthetic wigs will not fade. The way that they are maintained will allow you to keep the great color that you selected when you purchased it.

When you purchase a synthetic wig you will most likely pay less for the wig. Human hair or real hair wigs generally cost more than synthetic wigs. The quality of the synthetic wig will also determine the price of the wig as well. The most “real” you want it to look the more it will end up costing you.

There are a few disadvantages to getting a synthetic wig.

  • Have to avoid heat
  • Not able to Style
  • Can appear shiny

You are not able to use hot curlers or any other form of heat on your synthetic wig as they will melt. There are some synthetic wigs that need to be removed before you cook on a stove or oven.

The style that you select for the synthetic wig is the style that you have. You are not able to use curling irons, hot rollers, or blow dryers on them. You are also not able to dye them like the human hair wigs.

There are times that the synthetic wig will appear shiny. This is one of the ways in which many people can tell that you are wearing a wig.

For any questions or if you are looking for a synthetic wig feel free to give us a:

Call at (215) 725-3930.

Here at Rosalind Stella’s Wig Boutique we are a full service wig salon that specializes personal attention.