Wigs that are worn daily should be washed every 2-3 weeks. During warm weather you may want to wash weekly if you are sweating a lot or have two of similar style to switch out during the hot months. Washing your wig is important to keep hair looking fresh and realistic looking.
Remember synthetic hair is not the same as human hair no matter how much they may look the same. only use hair products that are designed for synthetic hair. Do not use human hair shampoo or conditioner on your wig. This will cause build up on the wig, and dull the hair fibers.
Start out by carefully detangling your wig hair using a wide tooth comb.
Brush through and gently remove any tangles using a wide tooth comb or brush.
Be careful not to pull or drag the hair fibres as this can cause damage to the wig.
Fill a bowl with cold water (never hot, heat will damages the synthetic fibres).
Add a capful of shampoo into the water.
Immerse hair into water and let soak for few minutes.
In a fresh bowl of cold water to remove shampoo from hair.
Do not squeeze or wring wig out this will also damage hair.
Apply conditioner directly to your wig, stroke hair in a downwards motion from the
roots to ends.
Leave in 4–5 minutes.
Next rinse by immersing wig into more in fresh cold water.
Place the wig between a folded towel and pat dry.
Again do not squeeze, or wring your wig while drying.
Style and hair dry
Remove from towel and gently shake out wig to regain its style. Place wig on a wig stand to dry naturally. Do not use hair dryers the heat can cause damages synthetic fibres even if it is a heat safe wig, do not use heat while hair is drying.