Lace front human hair wig is very popular in black women wig market, compare with other type wig, lace front human hair wig more look natural, easily install and maintenance, breathability is good to make wearers feel comfortable. But face the problem how to properly and safely remove lace front human hair wig, i believe many people have a painful experience. You maybe damage the baby hairs or tearing the lace, even hurt your scalp or skin, so there is risk to take off the lace front human hair wig.
Why we should remove lace front human hair wig?
Even if remove lace front human hair wig have risk, can we do not remove it? The answer is No, you must remove it regularly. When you wear the lace front human hair wig, your natural hair underneath still growth, as time goes on, your natural hair will be more and more length, your sweat after sport and oil secrete by scalp will build-up to irritate and damage your hair and scalp. Removing lace front human hair wig is the best way to let your natural hair and scalp breathe once, you can trim and clean your natural hair and scalp, before you reinstall the lace wig. Meanwhile lace front human hair wig also need maintenance regularly, remove it from you head more easily clean and condition, so then prolong its life-span.
This article will share the friendly guide for how to properly and safely remove lace front human hair wig, even if you are a beginner, if you follow these step, also can avoid your scalp, hairline, and edges are saved to damage, thereby preventing you from going bald.
Steps for removing lace wig
What is you need prepare
Q-tip, make-up applicator or small brush
Lace Front Solvent ( adhesive remover liquid)
Cream or emollient
Allergies skin test
Before removing the lace wig, you should do allergies skin test to make sure the adhesive remover or solvent do not make you allergies, especially you are sensitive skin. It is very easily for you, apply little the adhesive remover or solvent on the inside of wrist, and leave it for 24 – 48 hours. During the process, you should remove immediately the adhesive or solvent, once there are any allergic reaction occurs, if allergic reaction very serious, you should contact a skin specialist. Meanwhile the adhesive remover or solvent should be discard. If the entire test process, you do not have any allergic, congratulation, you have passed the allergies skin test, you can use these adhesive remover or solvent.
Step 1# Tie your hair up.
Tie your hair up to make sure you can clearly see the wig edge, for long hair lace wig, ponytail is a good hairstyle for tie hair up. If you wear a short wig , such as bob lace wig, please use hair clips to hold up all hair which around the wig edge to make sure you can clearly check the wig edge, if can not, please use more hair clips. Which can help you prevent the glue remover from damaging the wig fibers.
Step 2# Soften and weaken the wig glue by adhesive remover liquid
Apply some the adhesive remover liquid on towel, Q-tip or make-up applicator, then use them to damp the edge of wig, make sure to cover front and back hairline, in the tighten area, more remover liquid should be used. Let lace can adequately adsorb the remover liquid to soften and weaken the wig glue, until you can see the lace come off at the edge of wig.
Step 3# Peeling off entire lace
Gently and slowly peel off the lace from the edges by moving around the sides to release lace from the scalp, please do not pull to avoid damaging your hair and the wig fibers. If you meet hardened wig glue and tighten are, you should firstly apply more adhesive to damp the are, until wig glue is full soften and weaken, then you will very easy peeling off the lace. Tug gently at the wig small parts at a time and extend the are of peeling off, until entire lace.
Step 4# Take off your wig tap and cap
Please take off your wig tap and cap, once remove lace front human hair wig. And throw the wig tap and cap to garbage, in order to your hair healthy, please do not reuse them, which are very cheap and easy get them on amazon or your local beauty store.
Step 5# clean the remaining glue on the lace wig
Wet edge of lace wig, apply some shampoo on it, then gently rub it with finger, final rinse thoroughly to remove any remaining glue on the lace wig.
Step 6# Clean residue wig glue on your hair or skin
You can apply some adhesive remover liquid on your edges to clean the residue wig glue on your skin or scalp.
Step 7# washing and condition your lace wig
Wash and condition your lace human hair wig, here is a special post for how to washing and condition human hair lace wig, if you are interested in please click it for reading.
Step 8#: prepare the wig for your next time use it
After the lace wig clean, you can wait it air dry on the hair stand, do not use blow dry. When it is dry, you can restyle it for the subsequent installation or store it in plastic bag.
Step 9# wash your hair and scalp
Wash your hair and scalp with shampoo and conditioner, which is good for your hair and scalp healthy. The lace wig installed on clean and oil-free hair will more stable and look more natural.
Tips for How to properly and safely remove lace front human hair wig
1. Take off your lace wig from back to front
If you start from front may easily cause the hair to be pulled, which will make you feel pain and damage your hair, the proper way is from back to front.
2. You must patient and careful
You must patient and careful during the entire removing process. As lace is very delicate, once you impatient, easily make it broken, meanwhile damage your hair and hurt your scalp, aside from you also need pay much money for repairing or replace it.
CONCLUSION – How to properly and safely remove lace front human hair wig
Above is our bring together some tips for how to properly and safely remove lace front human hair wig . Thanks for your read the post and hope it is useful for you, leave me a note in the comments. So let me know how it turns out, thanks you very much! Besides the article, HOW TO KEEP HAIRSTYLE LAST LONGER TIME for more elementary knowledge about human hair wig.