Matting, adhesives, wig clips and wearing lace wigs have been the reasons why customers lose their hair. While lace front wigs are typically preferred in appearance, the application methods that come along with them can cause discomfort and even allergic reactions. Hair loss could happen from using lace front wigs considering that these items require heavy duty adhesives to be applied on the head. Adhesives and tension on the hairline are damaging elements that could render the hairlines to thinning edges. Lace front wigs lets you achieve the naturalness you need unlike traditional wigs. They are applied in a way that they look as if they are growing from the natural scalp. In other words, lace front wigs look more natural and can make an undetectable hairline compared to regular wigs. Lace front wigs are a choice of women because they have an attractive look. However, behind the beauty that lace front wigs exudes is something that slowly takes a toll on the woman's appearance and self esteem. Lace front wigs won't be able to protect the wearer's hair because they are applied with harmful adhesives. When premature hair loss, receding hairlines, irritation, and even infections occur, most women are blindsided and devastated by the harm that has been done. In order to warn others about the dangers of wearing lace front wigs, Actress Countess Vaugn bravely come out and show what happened to her hair and scalp after wearing lace front wigs frequently. Media is women's huge influence on how they should look. For many women, having a physical appearance that lives up to the cultural norms is an important achievement. Many women would be more comfortable wearing their hair natural if it were not for external forces that shame them for their beautiful natural texture. Women feel the need to have a straight hair to look good and professional because that's what the many voices and images have told them. Although women may use these images as a guide, they still have the decision to choose what's right for them. Straight, smooth hair is today's trend, but a woman should first be comfortable with her natural hair before going with the norm. It is a great thing to accept your natural hair texture but not every woman is reluctant to show the naturalness of her hair. While wearing lace front wigs have risks, there are also ways to minimize them. - Make use of materials that will not irritate the skin on your hair. If you have a sensitive scalp or allergies, avoid wigs made with fillers such as animal hair and synthetic hair. - Don't glue your hair. (If you prefer using adhesives) Use adhesives below your hairline or cover your hairline with a wig cap and apply Got2b glued gel as adhesive. You can also seal your knots safely by spraying the inside base with Got2b glue freeze spray. - Wearing glue is discouraged and the wig must be behind the hairline. When holding wig one, make use of mini bobby pins or attach your temples with elastic straps inside the wig cap. - Cornrowing hair and sewing (tacking) wig is also recommended. Only do this along the area where very healthy strands of hair grow. So the thread won't damage your hair, set up a little hair extension in the cornrow. - Refrain from excessive use. You should use your lace front wig quite often so you won't be exposed to the effects of glues and adhesives. - Use glues according to ideal instructions. Avoid removing your lace front wig right away when it is applied using extended wear glues. Removing it could mean damages. Be sure to remove the wig before reapplying glue. If you are new at applying lace wigs use Repositioning Spray by Walker Tape and read instructions carefully. - Add short-term adhesives and less harsh glues in the new list of application materials. Avoiding harmful chemicals is impossible, but short-term adhesives are ideal to use as they are less damaging and begin to lift after three days for easy removal. - Keep your hair naturally healthy. To ensure that the hair underneath your wig won't experience severe irritation and scalp build up, use scalp cleaner drops and apply them through the wig's base. If the skin area is broken, simply clean it gently instead of applying scalp cleaning drops. - Remove your wig patiently. Don't pull it like your waxing your head. Doing so could not only worsen your hair loss and scalp irritation but also inflict wounds to your scalp. - Get your hair pampered. When you wash and condition your hair thoroughly, don't use sulfur products. Use leave-in conditioning products while preparing your hair - before applying wigs. This should be done no less than every 2-3 weeks. - Wear a glue-less lace wig and avoid glue altogether.