How to trim a lace front wig

How to trim a lace front wig ( friendly for beginner)

How to trim a lace front wig? You should face the question when you first get it. Of course you can go to professional salon and ask hairstyle help you trim it. Do you want to do it by yourselves? In fact the processing is not complex, if you follow our step, you also can do it perfectly, then you will control your beauty by yourselves and save a lot of money. Now are you interest to try it? If yes, please kindly keep reading the article, we will share all things about how to trim a lace front wig, even if you do not have any experience about lace front wig.

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Why we should trim a lace front wig?

Most beginner think the lace front wig can be directly put on head, once they buy it to home, but it is not correct. As there is a piece of lace in front of wig forehead, If you are interested in know the construction of lace front wig, please kindly read the article: What is 13×4 lace front wig?. Before you install the lace front wig, you should trim it.

How to trim a lace front wig
How to trim a lace front wig

The lace is designed at front of wig forehead to blend in with the hairline, which can creating the illusion that the hair strands on the wig is growing directly from your scalp. If you trim the lace on a lace front wig properly will help give the wig a more natural appearance and improve the overall fir to the wig, otherwise, it can be visible, which can make the wig look less natural and less comfortable when you wear it.

Trimming the lace is a effective method to create a seamless blend between the hair on the wig and the your scalp, much improve the wig appearance as natural as possible. In addition, correctly trimming the lace can help the wig become more comfortable and secure when you install and wear it, so you do not need the remove it for adjustment and extend wearing periods of time.

What amount of lace should be trimmed

There are some factor decide what amount of lace should be trimmed from a lace front wig, such as your head’s size, the size of your lace front wig, and lace size on your wig. Our suggestion is you best to start by trimming a small amount of lace and then gradually trim more if you needed, the method can help you avoid you trim too much lace to make the accident, you can adjust slowly, until the appearance looks natural.

The process need you are careful and take some time, as you not want to damage the wig, it is difficult to fix the damage, one you trim too much lace. So it is best to trim the lace in small increments, checking the fit of the wig after each trim, until you are satisfied with the appearance and fit of the wig.

How to trim a lace front wig

What is you need prepare?



eyebrow razor and scissors
How to trim a lace front wig – scissors

clips to keep the hair way from hairline

Make up pencil to draw the cutting line

Canvas (option) you should need wig stand

Place the wig on your head and adjust it so that it fits snugly. If you are using a wig cap, put it on first and then place the wig on top of the cap.

Use the comb to smooth out any tangles or knots in the hair.

Look in the mirror and determine where you want to trim the wig. Most people trim the wig along the hairline to create a more natural look.

Using the scissors, carefully trim the hair along the desired line. Take your time and make small cuts to avoid cutting too much hair at once.

Once you have trimmed the hair to your desired length, use the comb to smooth out the hair again and check the overall shape of the wig. If you need to make any further adjustments, do so carefully.

When you are happy with the way the wig looks, secure it in place with the help of a wig cap or by using bobby pins or other wig accessories.

Remember to take your time and be careful when trimming a lace wig to avoid damaging the hair or ruining the overall look of the wig.

Tips for how to trim a lace front wig

Here are some tips for How to trim a lace front wig:

Start by putting the wig on and securing it in place. This will allow you to see how the lace looks when the wig is worn, which can help you determine how much lace to trim.

Use a pair of sharp scissors to carefully trim the lace. Be sure to use a pair of scissors that are specifically designed for cutting hair or lace, as these will be sharp enough to cut through the lace without damaging the wig.

Trim the lace in small increments, starting at the hairline and working your way back towards the crown of the wig. This will allow you to gradually adjust the fit of the wig and achieve the desired appearance.

How to trim a lace front wig
How to trim a lace front wig

Avoid trimming too much lace at once. It is better to trim a small amount of lace and then gradually trim more if needed. This will help to prevent you from accidentally cutting off too much lace and damaging the wig.

Use a fine-tooth comb to gently comb the hair on the wig after trimming the lace. This will help to smooth out any uneven areas and ensure that the wig looks natural and feels comfortable to wear.

Check the fit of the wig after each trim to make sure that it is comfortable and secure. If the wig feels loose or moves around on your head, you may need to trim a bit more lace to achieve a snug fit.

By following these tips, you can help ensure that your lace front wig looks natural and fits securely and comfortably on your head.

CONCLUDE – How to trim a lace front wig

Above is all about how to trim a lace front wig, hope they are useful for you can more concretely know the wig, leave me a note in the comments. So let me know how it turns out, thanks you very much! Besides the article, how to remove a lace front wig for more elementary knowledge about human hair wig.

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