Synthetic or Human Hair?

Modern manufacturing methods makes it difficult to tell the difference between synthetic hair wigs and human hair wigs supplied by Simply Wigs, but here we compare:

  Synthetic Hair Human Hair
  • No styling is needed -  just shake and go
  • Easy to care for and keeps style after washing
  • Lower priced
  • Many more designs
  • Can be more natural looking
  • Can be cut, styled, permed and coloured
  • More durable than synthetic hair wigs
  • Less durable, lasts 6-12 months
  • Cannot be permed or coloured
  • Fibre is sensitive to heat and is damaged by curling tongs, blow dryers, hot rollers and heat from ovens. Heat Defiant synthetic Wigs are less sensitive to heat.
  • Much more expensive
  • Needs more care and maintenance
  • Can frizz in wet and humid conditions
  • Far fewer designs