Tutorials

How to Curl a Heat Resistant Wig

My first tutorial!! YEAHHHH I know a lot of peeps out there are wondering why this is my first but its something simple and I had some experience with it during Acen 2014 curling my Sailor Moon wig. So enjoy my super amazing curling wigs tutorial! Maybe I’ll even add pictures later…   1. Make sure your wig is heat resistant! Most cosplay wig companies sell wigs that are heat resistant but be sure to check! Otherwise you will have a weird mass of melted plastic stuck on your wig head :S and that wouldn’t be fun. 2. Keep in mind you can always try again! That’s the best part about wigs the change you make to them usually isn’t totally permanent so try try again as many times as it takes! Try not to get frustrated and resort to throwing the curler at the wig, it doesn’t help much (ok, maybe it does a bit) and you may break your curler… 3. Turn the iron on and or get some curlers ready (metal heat ones or plastic)! These wigs need heat to be able to curl and they wont keep that curl unless they have completely cooled which can be a tricky business to get right. Also you will need tonnns of hairspray! Because we are using a wig no need to use any fancy hairspray here! As long as it has a super strong hold use whatever is cheapest because this is not hair. We are not trying to make it tame stray ends and add bounce people!! Heck you can just buy aqua net from the...