Guide to Selecting Wigs in Cinnaminson NJ

Guide to Selecting Wigs in Cinnaminson NJ

When you start your search for wigs in Cinnaminson NJ, you will want to make sure that you are familiar with styles and sizes. To make the process as seamless as possible, we have put together a basic guide of information that you should know before you purchase a wig. You will also need to think about the shape of your face to help determine what style of wig would best suit your natural look.

Determining Head Size

The first step that you will need to take when you are getting wigs in Cinnaminson NJ would be to determine the size of your head. For those that might not know what the size of their head is you will want to measure going around your forehead where the hairline is and follow the hairline around your head until you get back to where you started. About 92 percent of women are the average size of 21.5” – 22.5”. So those out there that are looking for transgender wig or for wig for children you will need to find the measurements and generally you will be looking at various sizes. The smallest is usually about 18” to 19.5” these would someone with a smaller head or a child would most likely use. Those that measure and find that they have a 20” to 21” head size you would be looking at a petite size. Those that have 22” to 23” measurements should be looking for wigs that are large average fit. Those that have sizes 22.5” to 24” should be looking at large fit wigs.

Determining Head Shape

The next step to take when looking at wigs in Cinnaminson NJ is to determine the shape of your face. This helps you know what the best style of wig (and haircut) will be for you. Understanding the shape of your face will help you find the best and most natural look possible. The first type of face type that we are going to look at is the oblong shaped face. When you are looking at the shape of the face, you will see a very long and narrow bone structure. Generally you will find that an oblong face often has a long, thick neck. With this face shape you will want to try to go with a half-bang across the forehead and curls around the crown and nape areas to get the best look possible. The next face type that you might have is an oval face. If you have an oval face you will have a face that is longer than it is wide and your jaw is narrower than the cheekbone. Those lucky enough to have an oval face will find that they are able to wear just about any style, length, or texture.

When one has a pear shape face, one will notice a narrow or a small forehead accompanied by a large full-appearing jawline. To get the best looking wig, you will want to find one that is close to the nape and sides where the crown area you will be looking for something a little fuller. Then there is the round face shape. If you have a round face, you will notice a wide hairline and fullness below the cheekbones. You may also seem to have a shorter neck. You will want to look for a wig with long, wispy sides that is close to the head and at the neck. Another common face shape is heart shaped. This would be for those out there who have a wide forehead and narrow chin. You will want to look for a wig that has bangs and is slightly full around the jaw. To get the best look, you will also want to make sure that you have a wig that will go in front of your earlobes. The last face shape that we are going to look at is the diamond-shaped face. This shaped face would be for those out there who have a narrow forehead and chin with wide cheekbones. A wig that has bangs but not a lot of volume will be perfect.

To ensure that you are able to get the best look from your wig, your best bet is to go to a wig store and have a wig specialist help you. At Wig-A-Do, these individuals are often trained stylists as well as wig experts and will be able to help you select the best wig for you.

To find your perfect wig, visit us in Mt. Laurel New Jersey just off of Route 38 and Larchmont Boulevard. We are conveniently just east of the New Jersey Turnpike and 295 highway. For more information on wigs in Cinnaminson NJ, please stop by or give us a call today at (856) 235-3534.