How to Deep Condition and Wash Your Wigs

How to Wash Your Wig in 10 Easy Steps - Longing 4 Length (1)

No matter where you made your purchase, the first thing you should do upon arrival is wash your wig!  This serves  to clean the hair, remove the factory and/or chemical smell, allow for re-styling to best suit your face, and.  Most lace wigs are packaged in a square box (which is perfect for storage) so the hair and lace cap will have funky bends and folds in them.  Washing your wig will also get rid of those so the unit will lay perfectly … [Read more...]

Uniwigs Full Lace Wig Review – Finally Got My Medium Hair!


This post is a bit lengthy due to the amount of detail provided.  Uniwigs provided the lace wig for review purposes. I'm back as promised in my previous "sneak peek" post to give all of the details on my current protective style, which is a full lace wig from Uniwigs.  This is actually the first full lace wig I've worn but because of my obsession with all things hair, I've watched YouTubers for years wearing lace wigs and my earlier … [Read more...]

Hair Care Beneath the Wigs!

hair care under wig

As promised, I recorded a video demonstrating how I care for my hair under wigs.  Actually I've covered quite a bit of this information in various posts over the last couple of years and included it in the L4L Healthy Hair Handbook but I can appreciate that sometimes visual demonstrations help: httpv:// So in a nutshell my wig regimen is to cornrow my hair neatly, leaving them in for a month while doing the … [Read more...]

Wig Details: Perfect Locks Virgin Indian Curly Hair

Virgin Indian Curly Hair

I am so excited to share the details of the virgin Indian curly hair I am wearing from Perfect Locks!  This hair was sent to me for a review, but believe it or not, I had already decided to purchase hair from this company prior to them contacting me.  I feel so blessed to have the opportunity to review their product; It may not be a big deal to anyone else but I never want to develop a sense of entitlement or become desensitized to the honor … [Read more...]

Wash Day: Getting Wiggy!

full wig with a closure

After I took down my Beyonce Inspired Updo from last weekend, I basically wore a bun all week.  I haphazardly moisturized and sealed this week mainly with Bee Mine Deja’s Hair Milk and grapeseed oil…but never thoroughly.  I didn’t comb my hair all week either, simply removed the ponytail holder at night, threw on my bonnet and smoothed back up into a messy high bun each morning.  By time I reached wash day, my hair didn’t really feel … [Read more...]