You can get natural outstanding look if apply a lace front wig correctly,however if a front lace wig wasn't applied correctly,everybody can see you are wearing a wig.Please read carefully of the steps to attach lace wig,it will let your lace front wig last more longer than before:
1.Prepare your hair for lace wig application:The task is to flatten the hair surface for the lace front wig to sit on. For this purpose, you can mold your hair, braid it, wrap it, or apply a wig liner and/or a stocking cap. However, many prefer to braid their hair when the lace front wig unit is curly and wrap or mold it when wearing a straight lace front wig.
It is necessary to shave your hairline back about an inch to prevent your hair from getting pulled out by the glue and let the glue adhere securely to your skin surface.
2. Skin prepare by cleansing the face using non-oily soap, while ensuring the areas surrounding the hairline is also cleaned. Alternatively, rubbing alcohol or witch hazel along the perimeter of the hairline will also remove dirt and oil that may damage your lace. Now let the skin area dry completely.
3.Prepare the lace front wig for application by clipping all baby hair and hair away from the edge of the wig,this is to prevent if from getting stuck to the glue when applying the lace front wig. Now, gradually start trimming the excess lace by cutting small amounts at a time using stork scissors. Beginners can leave around 1/2 inch lace for attaching it with the tape or glue easily.
4.Place the lace front wig on your head by holding the lace wig in the front,evaluate where and how you would like the hairline. The task here is to find a more natural hairline. Look into the mirror to see whether the lace front wig is placed and centered on the right position. But, before you start gluing lace front wigs in place, use clips and rubber bands to pull hair out of the way into a pony tail.
5.Application of bonding glue or bonding tape:
Once the hair, skin and lace are processed as mentioned above, cut the adhesive tape into desired shape and fix it firmly surrounding the perimeter of your lace front wig. If you are using bonding glue, then you should follow the manufacturer’s instructions. However, in most cases, you are required to wait for a period of 3 minutes before placing the front lace glue into position.
6.Lace front wig Application process:
If you are using adhesive tape, position the lace unit in your head by removing back portions of the tape in sections, a little at a time. Then, starting from the center of the forehead, press the tape firmly into the skin surface by using a tail comb (not using the hand). Press and hold the wig firmly into position for at least one minute. Until the adhesives set completely, tie the ends of the wig using ribbons. Based on the adhesive tape or glue that is used, the lace front wig will stay in position for a period of 5 days to 3 weeks.
7.Styling your hair:
Though, lace front wig come styled months ago, you can alter it by styling and cutting yourself. If the lace front wig that you have purchased is made from synthetic material, then it’s not possible to apply heat for styling purposes.Only natural pattern human hair lace front wig can be flat ironed or curled again immediately.
Lace front wig is completely different from traditional wigs that it is constructed using a mesh like material all over the hairline. These wigs when used in conjunction with a glue, blends naturally with your actual hairline and create a wig hairline that looks more natural and real. Following the above steps of lace front wig application, the wig looks completely natural that everybody will consider it is your own hair.