Health is the most important thing in our life, and physical and mental health is the solid foundation for our career, love, and family. Needless to say, a healthy scalp is the foundation of beautiful, lustrous hair, and it is something that everyone, wig wearers included, should prioritize. Proper scalp care not only promotes hair growth but also ensures that your wig sits comfortably and securely. In today’s blog, let us discuss some essential care tips to maintain a healthy scalp, ensuring that your natural hair and wig both thrive.
First of all, as a wig wearer, we know that our scalp is covered by the wig closely for a long time, so the quality of wigs is essential to our scalp health. Choosing a right wig is very important. If you have the need to wear wigs for hair loss or fashion, please remember the following tips for your scalp health.
- Choose human hair wigs
Human hair wigs are made of 100% virgin human hair instead of the synthetic fibers, which is processed with the chemical material. Human hair wigs have a natural texture and hairline just like your own hair. Most importantly, human hair wigs are more comfortable to wear than synthetic wigs because they are lighter and more breathable. They are designed to copy the feel of your own hair, making them suitable for daily use. The breathability of human hair wigs ensures that your scalp remains cool, preventing discomfort and irritation.
- Choose air cap wigs
Breathable air cap human hair wigs are very popular for their incredibly lightweight design and breathability. Traditional wigs can be heavy, leading to discomfort, especially after a long time wearing. However, YMY Hair human hair wigs with air caps are designed with care, putting your wearing experience in the first place. The upgraded breathable air cap is a hand-knitted hollow wig cap, providing you the light and air-flow wearing experience, making it feel as light as air. This feature is particularly beneficial for individuals experiencing hair loss and scalp issues, as it minimizes strain on the scalp and neck, and won’t make your scalp feel stuffy.
- Choose glueless lace wigs
Lace front wigs and lace closure wigs are the perfect combination of breathable mesh cap and imported Swiss lace. The human hair lace wigs can be installed without any glue or gel, making sure it is suitable for women who have sensitive scalp or are allergic to these gelatinous items. And the lace front wigs have a very natural hairline, making sure a very invisible wearing effect. The lace front wigs are very popular with our clients for the natural hairline and comfortable wearing experience.
Four tips for scalp care
- Regularbut not frequent cleansing:
Just as you would wash your natural hair, it is essential to keep your scalp clean when wearing a human hair wig. Use a moderate shampoo to cleanse your scalp regularly. Avoid using harsh products that can strip your scalp of its natural oils, as these oils are essential for maintaining a healthy balance. At the same time, frequent washing of hair will deprive the scalp of the natural oils produced too much. To maintain the balance of water and oil in the hair, the scalp will produce more oil, making the scalp and hair look particularly greasy. Hence, you need to wash your hair less frequently because this keeps your scalp healthy.
- Scalp Massages:
Scalp massages stimulate blood circulation to the hair follicles, promoting hair growth and overall scalp health. Regularly massaging your scalp, even while wearing a human hair wig, can make a significant difference. You can use your fingertips or a gentle massage brush to do this. The increased blood flow nourishes your hair and ensures a healthier scalp.
- Protect Your Scalp:
Your scalp needs protection from the elements, especially if you're exposed to the sun or harsh weather. When wearing a wig, consider using an air wig cap underneath to reduce friction and protect your scalp. Additionally, wear a wide-brimmed hat or use a UV-protective spray to shield your scalp from the sun's harmful rays.
- Balanced Diet:
What you eat plays a significant role in your whole health, including the health of your scalp and hair. Consume a balanced diet rich in vitamins, minerals, and protein. Foods like leafy greens, fruits, nuts, and lean meats provide the nutrients necessary for strong, shiny hair and a healthy scalp. You might also consider taking supplements, but consult a healthcare professional before doing so.
Maintaining a healthy scalp is necessary, whether you are wearing a human hair wig or nurturing your natural hair. These care tips are not only beneficial for your scalp but also for the overall health and appearance of your hair. Except to choose a high quality human hair wig, it is important for you to care your scalp. By cleansing, hydrating, massaging, protecting, and eating well, you will ensure that your scalp remains a nurturing environment for your hair, allowing you to enjoy beautiful, radiant locks under your wigs or when you decide to let your natural hair shine. Remember, health is the key to our wonderful life, and a healthy scalp is the key to hair.