Difference between Closure Wig and Frontal Wig, Which One to Choose?
When you decide to buy a new wig, you probably want to try different looks. There are a plenty of options to go for, but if you want less hassle and don’t want to mess with your natural hair, lace wig is an ideal choice to get started with. In terms of lace wigs, there are lace closure wig and lace frontal wig. If you are new to lace wigs, you may get confused by them. Knowing their differences will help you choose the wig that suits you best. So what’s the difference between lace closure wig and lace frontal wig and which one is better?
As for the look, both of them can offer the wearer natural hairline, but they are different on details.
What is lace closure wig
A lace closure is usually a 4X4 inch or 5X5 inch patch that placed on the middle, front of the wig. Closure wig is much similar to frontal wig, the difference on material is that it has less lace base which means there is limited styling space and options on lace closure wig.
Pros and cons of lace closure wig
As you know now a lace closure wig has a small size of material, so it will make the wig quite easy to install. You will not need more work to apply it, using glue can be unnecessary as well. It is very friendly for beginners and what’s more, the wig can also give you very natural look as a frontal. More importantly, comparing with lace frontal wig, it is much affordable, price is much lower.
The limited lace material decides that you will not have more styling options, since you can style only where the lace runs. 4X4 inch or 5X5 inch lace closure leaves you just a few different styles. And sometimes, they may not fit your natural hair line perfectly.
What is lace frontal wig
Lace frontal wig typically comes in 13 by 4 inches or 13 by 6 inches lace material. It usually goes 4 or 6 inches to the back and 13 inches across, running from ear to ear and covering your entire hairline. Its versatility allows you to try many different styling options.
Pros and cons of lace frontal wig
Lace frontal wig’s flexibility offers you plenty styling decisions. The lace mimics the scalp of human natural scalp. So however you want to part it, it will present the most natural look. With a lace frontal, you can do middle part, deep side part, pony tail or half up and half down style. You are no longer limited to a fixed number of ways to style your wig, a great option for who are veterans on wigs.
Although offering excellent flexibility, there are some underlying demerits. If installing inappropriately, it may damage your hairline. Lace frontal takes longer time to install and needs more maintenance. As it includes more material, it costs much higher than a lace closure.
As for which one to choose, it is actually a matter of preference. Lace closure is more beginner and budget friendly and lace frontal is more versatile for changing up looks. Take a look at our selections here at Donmily, you will find your choice. Pick out lace closure or frontal for you natural and flawless style.