Mens Hair Units FAQs
● What are men’s hair units?
Men's hair units are popular for men who are looking to solve their hair loss. Men's hair units are essentially pieces of material that cover up your head, and human hairs knotted into this material produce the appearance of actual scalp-grown hairs. Men's hair units are highly recommended for quality as well as look in comparison with factory manufactured wigs or toupees.
● How long do men’s hair units last?
The lifespan of a human hair men’s toupee can be last up to 1 year depending on the maintenance and care, but in most cases they last 4 – 6 months. The most realistic wigs are skin man hair, with the shortest life expectancy. Lace systems are ideal for active individuals who sweat frequently as they're more breathable and realistic than mono wigs. However, mono wigs last much longer overall.
● How do men’s hair units attach to the head?
You have three options when it comes to attaching a human hair men’s toupee to your scalp, including clips, tape or glue. The most popular among them is either tape or glue - you can keep the wig on for around a month before you need to properly clean it.
It's pretty easy to get a human hair men’s toupee with clips that can be worn daily. You don't have to worry about damaging the wig when you are sleeping in it or showering, because they are removable. These types of wigs tend to last much longer if you wear them!
● Do men’s hair units fall off easily?
Contrary to rumor, hair units for men don't fall off easily as they are attached securely to your scalp with either water-resistant tape or bonding that is strong. The majority of men who wear this style can continue their daily activities including sleeping and swimming!
● How do you choose the density of men’s hair units?
Choosing the right men’s hair units is not always easy. You should consider how thick it looks when attached to your head, and judge its density based on ethnicity and age-which will be a good fit for you. These are some general rules:
● Men’s hair units for Caucasians: extra-light to medium-heavy (60%-140%)
● Men’s hair units for Latin Americans: light-medium to medium-heavy (100%-140%)
● Men’s hair units for Indian/Arabs: medium to heavy (120%-160%)
● Men’s hair units for East Asians: medium to heavy (120%-160%)
● Men’s hair units for Blacks: medium to heavy (120%-160%)
● Men’s hair units for 50+ years old: 1 or 2 densities lighter than what you would choose at 20
A heavy men’s hair unit is still too heavy for 96%+ of wearers and most of them will choose medium (120%). Heavy and extra heavy is predominantly used for costume/theatrical purposes compared to real life.
● Can you shower in men’s hair units?
Yes, you can shower with men’s hair units. You can take a shower every day or every other day in men’s hair units because it helps to remove the oils that build up from the scalp. The oils from your scalp can break down the bonding of these products faster so washing your hair regularly will make it last longer.
When it comes to washing men’s hair units, be gentle. Don’t tug on the men’s hair units. They are not like real human hairs from your scalp and these wigs are fragile and need extra care when handling them in water or during the shampooing process. You should condition the hair roots after using a conditioner that is suited for men’s hair units.
After you’ve taken a shower, you can use a wide-toothed to brush and style the hair on the men’s hair unit. It’s best to let your hair dry naturally but let it dry 80% before you style the men’s hair unit.
● Can you swim in men’s hair units?
Yes, it is possible to swim while wearing men’s hair units. The bond between the piece and scalp will be waterproof, so regular swimming won't affect it. It just needs to be noted that regular swimming in your hairpiece might shorten its life span- though occasional swimming or pool diving in a men’s hair unit will not cause much of an issue.
● Do men’s hair units cover baldness?
Men’s hair units do a great job of covering your bald spot. Hair units for men are non-surgical hair replacements that are designed to make your hair appear fuller. If you are looking for a long term solution to your hair loss, you might want to consider a hair transplant. But in the meantime, do not forget that good men’s hair units can last a long time, and if after some time you feel like trying something different then at least the hair units for men will have served their original purpose of being used as a temporary replacement.
● Why are men’s hair units so popular?
Hair transplants could be a good option, but they are risky and expensive. However, men’s hair units are less expensive, RISK-FREE and can provide you with the same look in much less time. Also, men’s hair units can be used to either add more thickness and length to your thin hair or cover up the bald areas on your scalp.
● Should I buy human hair units for men or synthetic hair units for men?
Choosing hairpieces depends on your style and budget. Human men’s hair units are more expensive but they are more durable. They are also more realistic so they are ideal for users who are looking for hairpieces that match their natural hairstyle and colour. If you’re looking for cheap men’s hair units, then synthetic would be an option for you. However, you’ll have to remember that synthetic wigs are not as authentic hair units for men, they do not look realistic and are often machine manufactured.
● Is it okay for men to wear men’s hair units?
Yes, it’s completely fine for men to wear men’s hair units. Why should men feel embarrassed about wearing wigs to improve their confidence? The fact that women can wear extensions and men are free to grow and style their beards is proof enough. Modern men’s hair units are hard to detect so you'll get people to believe it's your real hair anyway.