Human Hair vs Synthetic Hair

How long do they last?

Human Hair- approximately last 1 year (with proper care).

Synthetic Hair- approximately last 1-3 months.


Can you use heating tools like curling irons or hot rollers?

Human Hair- is heat-friendly and can be styled using heating tools, just like your own hair!

Synthetic Hair – although, there are some heat-friendly synthetic options available. Most synthetic hair will melt when exposed to heat.


Are they easy to maintain?

Human Hair- 100% Human Hair requires a bit more maintenance than synthetic hair. Like your own hair, your style is likely to fall in the rain or humidity.

Synthetic Hair- has “memory” meaning the style is pre-set and will not fall in the rain or humidity as 100% Human Hair does.


Can they be color treated?

Human Hair- 100% Human Hair can be colored treated. Keep in mind, most 100% Human Hair have already been chemically treated and coloring may jeopardize the integrity of the hair.

Synthetic Hair- No. Synthetic Hair can not be color treated, as it will cause irreparable damage.


Do they look natural?

Human Hair- 100% human hair looks the most natural, blend seamlessly with you own hair, and reflect light the way your own hair would.

Synthetic Hair- Yes. Synthetic hair blends with your hair to create a virtually undetectable look and a great, affordable alternative to 100% human hair.