We receive a lot of questions about our Custom Lace Wig order options, so this page was created to thoroughly explain the custom wig ordering process. It's long, but informative.
To assist you with ordering a custom lace wig, please read below:
[ALL CUSTOM MADE UNITS ORDERED FROM THE CUSTOM LACE WIG SECTION ARE MADE TO ORDER AND WILL REQUIRE 45 - 60 DAYS ]
1a) I want to create/build a custom unit
1b) I want to add custom options to a "stock" wig design
(Answer) First decide if you want to create an original custom unit OR if you would like to add customized options to one of our signature "stock wig" designs.
(Answer) Choose your desired hair type:
Take a look at our Hair Origins to see what hair type is most suitable.
(Answer) Choose your desired wig hair length:
Decide where you would like the hair to fall on you once installed, keep in mind your height and body structure should be factored in when determining hair length. Our hair is available in lengths from 12 Inches to 30 inches.
(Answer) Choose your cap style:
This is a full lace wig cap construction giving you the freedom to part the hair in any direction and style the unit however you'd like. With lace around the entire perimeter and a stretch center panel. Giving you limitless styling options. This wig has NO strap, elastic band or combs. It will require installation or the use of glue or tape for application.
This is a full lace wig cap construction giving you the freedom to part the hair in any direction and style the unit however you'd like. The wig does come with lace around the entire perimeter. Giving you limitless styling options. The "elastic band" method is a secure and totally glueless option. This method is great way to protect your natural hair as it is non-damaging. This construction is designed for those who don't want want to apply any adhesive. Our glueless wigs include a thin adjustable strap at the nape a snug elastic band and combs. The wig can be put on and removed daily by the client.
(Answer) Choose the size of your silk top base:
A silk top is an addition to a wig that allows for an extremely natural look. Heavenly Tresses signature silk top is made of a triple silk layer material that discreetly conceals the wigs knots, creating a 'growing-from-your scalp' look.
(Answer)Choose standard measurements (XS,S,M,L) or provide us your own
custom head measurements.
For generic cap sizes it is recommended that you measure your head circumference. Once you know that important measurement you'll know which size is best
For custom measurements you'll provide us with your own head measurements. It's important to note that your custom wig will be custom-made to fit. That means we will NOT use a generic cap size. Our unique wig' features are best highlighted when your unit is custom-fit to your exact measurements.
Once you place your order, you will receive an email requesting your measurements, along with details explaining how to properly measure your head. (If you know your head measurements you can submit them directly on to the order form).
(Answer) Choose the your desired lace color:
The purpose of the lace is to imitate your scalp color, not your skin tone. For a better match part your hair, and look at the scalp color before making your selection.
Light Brown: Beyonce'
Medium Brown: Janet Jackson
Dark Brown: Naomi Campbell
(Answer) Choose your desired parting style:
Freestyle- No defined parting can be styled and parted in any direction.
Middle Part - A clean and defined thin center parting in the unit
Left Part- A clean and defined single narrow curved left part
Right Part - A clean and defined single narrow curved right part
(Answer) Choose as many upgrade option as you'd like:
Bleached knots help make the hair on your lace wig look less detectable.They won't be clear or totally invisible. When hair is tied to the lace, there is a dark knot where the hair is secured. Bleaching or "lightening" these knots reduces the visibility of this knot. Helping the wig look more natural.
Our full lace wigs all come with baby hairs around the full perimeter (hairline and back nape) of the unit - for a natural finish. However, if you'd like additional baby hairs added tothe unit we can do that for you. It just comes down to personal preference. Baby hairs help further the illusion of naturalness. These short hairs are hand tied on the perimeter of the wig. The hairs can be brushed into the rest of the hairs on the wig, or you can separate them and brush them towards your face.
HD Hi-Definition Lace is our is ultra fine film grade lace it's lighter, softer and less detectable offering a more realistic look than conventional Swiss lace. With our HD Lace you'll experience a more undetectable hairline.
(Answer) Select your base color
One solid primary color from the roots of the hair all the way through to the ends.
(Answer) Select your desired density
The hair density that you select is really based on personal preference and what you feel looks and compliments you best. The standard percentage and most popular choice is 120% which is considered Natural/Medium Density. The average healthy human head of hair is considered to be between 100% - 120%. Keep in mind that each clients natural hair
Standard - 100% (Hairline) to 120 -130% (Overall)
Custom - You can specify two different densities amounts for (1) Hairline and (2) Overall Density.
Take a look at our Wig Hair Density Chart to see what compliments you.
(Answer)Select if you want your unit cut and styled
Select the cut and style you would like. If you do not see the option that you would like listed under our selection menu then select other and write it in the notes sections
Write anything else you think we may need to know about your custom order and we will try our best to accommodate you.