Summers mean holidays, hats, and beaches! If you live nearby or are planning to take a vacation on the beach, sand and shades are going to be on your radar throughout. With sand and waves between your toes, there is only one issue to deal with – how to wear a wig safely on the beach.
If you are into wearing wigs, things don’t have to change if you are looking forward to chilling at the beach with your family. It would be best if you took some extra care to protect your wig against sand and salt.
We have jotted down some tips for wearing wigs at the beach to keep you looking glamorous and fabulous!
What Are the Best Wigs for the Beach?
Synthetic wigs are best worn on the beach as they can easily retain their style and performance under adverse conditions. Humid weather and water can still affect wigs to some extent. However, they are more tolerant of beach weather than human hair wigs. So it’s better to choose a synthetic wig for your beachy trips.
Tips for Looking and Feeling Fabulous While Keeping Your Wig Safe!
Leave Diving to the Kids!
Avoid diving into the water; leave that for your kids! Do not swim while wearing the wig as that can damage and tangle it. It can become even more awkward if it unhooks from your head and starts floating in the sea. No matter how perfectly it is attached, it can still come off with the pressure of diving.
You can wear a swimming cap on your wig. However, take extra care while removing it to avoid messing up the wig.
Choose Your Best Wig for the Best Occasion
Choosing your favorite wig while holidaying is a great idea. Who doesn’t want to look good? So why do you want to ruin it by exposing it to water? Keep your perfect and favorite wigs for day trips or dinner plans.
While hanging out at the beach, make sure you choose that hairpiece you care less about. Though synthetic wig is considered to be best. The sea, salt, sand, and chemicals can still harm it by making it brittle and tangled.
Do Not Forget to Use a Conditioner
Conditioner can be your buddy while caring for your wig on the beach. Protecting your wig can increase its longevity and prevent it from turning dry. After washing, make sure you use a leave-in conditioner, which will provide protection against sun exposure.
Do Not Forget to Use Glue
Regular wig tape, liners, and straps are not strong enough to bear the pressure of water. So before heading out to the beach, make sure you pack extra glue and tape so that any time the wig becomes loose, you have glue handy.
It is recommended to use waterproof glue for wearing wigs on the beach as it holds up better in water.
Try Beach Braids
After you have done diving and washing and conditioning the wig, your wig might look messy and brittle compared to what it was before getting in the water. This is where beach braids can come to your rescue.
They not only protect your wig but also look cute! Braiding your hair will help in preventing dislodging of the wig as well as keep style in place.
You want to look good, well it’s about feeling confident, that is when you look best. Choose the wig you look the best in and go for a unique hairstyle such as braided, curly, straight, short bob wigs, or U-part wigs. If you lose confidence about wearing a wig, you will end up feeling uncomfortable at all times.
Style it up with a headscarf, or maybe match it with your swimwear.
These tips will help you feel more confident about wearing wigs at the beach. Remember to feel fabulous and have a great relaxing time no matter which wig you decide to go for.