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Basic Knowledge Of Wig Classification


Wigs can be divided into different categories based on different foundations. Let's explain in detail the different classifications of wigs.

Basic knowledge of wig classification

Classified By Raw Materials:

Human Hair:

Currently the most used in the market are China, North Korea, Bangladesh, Myanmar, India, Brazil, Europe and so on.

Chinese Hair:

Chinese hair is distinguished, foamed, and shaved, which is human hair cut directly from the human head. Foaming is the hair that naturally falls off due to human metabolism. The hair is thin and soft, and the pull is not strong. Shaving: Hair that has been trimmed in barbershops across the country. Generally short hair accounts for 70% -80%. Shaved hair has large impurities and inconsistent hair quality. China Hair is the hair with the largest amount of raw materials for making wigs at present. China has a large population and relatively stiff hair. It can be dyed after acid treatment, and can be decorated on the head. More popular in the United States and Europe.

Indian Hair:

The Indian hair is distinguished from the foam, and the nature is basically the same as the Chinese hair. Indian hair has softer hair, which is not as straight as Chinese hair, with small wavy curls. The hair is easily broken after chemical treatment, and the plasticity is not strong.

European Hair:

The color of European hair is mainly light color, which is relatively close to the local consumer market. It is currently the most expensive raw material. The hair quality of European hair is soft, not suitable for bleaching and post-treatment, and it is often used directly for hair extension.

Brazilian Hair:

It is human hair in European countries, mainly Brazilian hair. The original meaning of Brazilian hair is children’s hair, which is made from the hair of children under 10 years old. It is soft, delicate and curved.

Synthetic Hair:

Chemical fiber filament is divided into low temperature filament, high temperature filament, protein filament and flame retardant filament. Protein hair is mainly imported, and chemical fiber is a supplement to human hair.

Low Temperature Wire:

Low-temperature silk is a filler for human hair. This kind of hair can easily shape the hair at low temperatures between 80-85 degrees. This kind of silk is good for styling and is a low-end The best material for wigs. The disadvantage of low temperature wire is that it is flammable, and it will form a lump after burning.

High Temperature Wire:

High-temperature wire can be kept under 180 degrees without deformation. Generally, it is mostly used for clockwork in Africa.

Protein Filaments:

It is the raw material closest to human hair and feels closest to human hair. It is commonly used as a filler in high-end wig products. It is not only resistant to high temperatures but also automatically flame retardant after burning. In product restrictions in many countries, it is clearly required that wig silk can Flame retardant, tragedies caused by wigs have occurred in many countries.

Classified By Process:

Machine Made

Weaving hair is made by machines. Generally mass-produced, the price is low, but the authenticity is not ideal, the permeability is poor, and it is easy to knot.

Hand Made

Hand-knitting is made by hand, with high fidelity, good breathability and comfortable wearing, but the price is relatively high.

human hair

Classification From Appearance Waveform:

which texture do you like best

straight hair


1.Natural wave

2. Body wave

3. Deep wave

4. Loose deep wave


1.Kinky curly

2. Loose curly

3. Spring curly

From The Purpose:

1. Child hair wigs

2. Anime wigs

3. Holiday wigs

4. Woman wigs

5. Man’s toupee


In Terms Of Area:


The wig is a wig that is worn on the head. It is easy to wear, strong, and covers a large area. It is widely used.


The wig can be customized into different shapes and sizes of wigs according to different needs. It has strong randomness, high fidelity and good breathability.

Hair extension

1. Clip In Hair Extensions

2. Tape In Hair Extensions

3. I Tip Hair Extensions

4. U Tip Hair Extensions

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