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4 Ways to Store Your Wigs to Make them Last Longer

While we all know that washing, conditioning, and air drying wigs on a regular basis is a smart way to keep them in good shape, we often overlook the importance of properly storing them. Putting your wig in a drawer and pulling it out anytime you want to wear it is easy, but it tends to limit the wig's lifespan, resulting in you paying more money to either treat it or buy a new one.

Here are four wig storage suggestions to help you get the most out of your wig.

Mannequin Heads - When you walk into a hair salon, you'll see that wigs are frequently stacked on top of mannequin heads. This is because mannequin heads are fantastic at keeping your wig intact, in shape, and in the finest possible condition. Mannequin heads are also ideal for DIY queens who prefer to acquire hair bundles and put their wigs together themselves. If you don't know where to seek for a mannequin head, you can make one out of recycled materials. The likes of newspapers, magazines, use books etc.

Coat/Handbag Rack - Do you have a coat or handbag rack that has outlived its usefulness? Instead of tossing it away, get creative and use it to store your wigs. This is a tidy and practical method to store your wigs while keeping them all in one location. Coat racks come in a variety of shapes and sizes, including those that stand alone and those that can be hung against a wall. It's up to you to decide which one would work best in your space.

Wig Stands - One of the most effective ways to store your wig is with collapsible wig stands. As soon as your wig is removed from your head, these plastic stands will aid to keep its form and style. If you have a large collection of wigs, it could be a good idea to invest in a shoe cabinet or rack where you can store all of your wig stands and wigs.

Travel Bags with Hangers - These bags are ideal for when you're on the run and want to dazzle in a variety of wigs for those spicy vacation photos, or simply when you're changing location and need to alter your look. These are particularly practical because they can fit into your handbag and the hangers make storage simple. They also protect and maintain the health of your hair with little effort.

Which of these tips have tried and which do you find new andwould like to try? Please let us know below in the comment section.



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