How often should I replace my wig?

June 27th, 2023

Average Lifespans of Different Wigs

Did you know that the fiber your wig is made of and how you take care of it can determine how long it lasts? With proper care and regular wear, you can expect these average lifespans for your wig:
Ultimately, if the hair on your wig has frizzed beyond saving or the cap is falling apart, it's a sign that it's time for a new one. 

Ways to get the most life out of your wig

  • Cleanse once a week with wig shampoo made for either synthetic or human hair

  • Detangle areas on synthetic wigs like the nape that are prone to tangling using a wide tooth comb and BeautiMark Smooth Detangler

  • Deep condition human hair when the hair starts to dry out

  • Store on a wig stand, mannequin head or in a ResQ bag

  • Have more than one wig and switch off between wearing them