Hair is the real accessory of any being. It is an essential part of your personality. But in today’s polluted environment it’s quite difficult to maintain those natural hair and hence many opt for head scarves. Head scarves for women are considerably famous as compared to men. However, those with thinning hair issues or alopecia, generally go with wigs and hair extensions. And, this is where toupee tape comes into the picture. It is specially designed for human hair or particularly synthetic wigs.
People often get confused with wigs and toupee, to be precise, wigs can be worn and is easily detached by some external force while toupee is been needled on the scalp with the help of tape. Toupee Tape secures your wig or hairpiece and also doesn’t cause any harm to the skin, it’s a medical adhesive tape.
Wondering how to use it? So, here we go!
•Select The Right Toupee Tape: Toupee Tape comes in different varieties, each one of them has different adhesion. So depending upon one’s need, perfect one should be picked! The different and well-known varieties of toupee tapes are: White, Red, and Yellow. White toupee tape is considered as the weakest one and hence the strength of adhesion is very low, it remains on your scalp just for 24 hours. And if you plan to have toupee for a week or more than this, then red-colored or yellow-colored toupee tape is all time best! But remember, you cannot wash your hair in this course of time!
•Check Whether Your Skull Is All Clear: You need to check for previous skull cap strands or any tape leftovers. The skull should be clear and should not contain anything of old skull cap; even a small strand of it. If an old skull cap is still there on the scalp, the new one will not fit properly. The scalp should be fully cleaned with solvent so that the implantation of the new skull cap is effective.
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•Time To Wear Toupee!: Once you have selected the right toupee tape and checked your scalp, it’s time to implant the new toupee now. You need to lay down your hair system into upside down direction. Firstly, clean the cross-grained hair as you will be using a new toupee, now you will be using toupee tape to attach the hair system. Cut the toupee Tape into small pieces and try to partially overlap the edges of the tape in the skullcap. So that when the toupee is affixed, there is no gap and it appears natural. Cover the whole skullcap with the toupee and then wear the hairpiece.
Fix it in the right way and press all the edges of skullcap so that it is properly fixed. Always, keep in mind the toupee tape you have used and also remember its adhesion strength for best results.
So, in this way, you can use the toupee tape to create a firm grip of your hairpiece. Just tape it right!
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