How Much is a Closure?
How Much is a Closure?
A lace closure usually comes in 4 x 4 or 5x5 in size and is used to close off your wig or sew in. You can buy them in different styles like the three-part, middle-part, and free part. Three part closures allows you to part your hair in three ways. Middle closures give you only one style option. A free part closure lets you part your hair however you like, and are normally used when creating a side part hairstyle. The most popular closure is the free part where you are able to part the closure many different ways.
Lace closures are very popular among women today. Closures are used with sew-ins as a protective style so no hair is left out. Closures also come in different colors, textures and length to give you that perfect hairstyle you had in mind. The starting price for closures typically start at $89.99 and will go up depending on the length of the hair.
Benefits of Wearing Lace Closures
Compared to lace frontals, closures require little maintenance. The most you need to do to maintain your closure is to shampoo, condition, and style it however you like. For removable closure wigs and extensions, you will need to take them off at night and put them back on the next day.
More Bang for your Buck
With proper care and maintenance, a closure will last longer than a frontal. They are also ideal for warmer weather because they can be worn glue-less.Different types of adhesives can cause thinning in the front and sometimes can be hard to remove. Customizing a closure is easier than a frontal.
A closure will protect your hair from excessive heat, or over processing your hair by using hair color or relaxers. Closures are a fun way to instantly change your appearance, whether based on hair texture or color. Closures also allow you to experiment with numerous styles and colors with little to no damage to your natural hair.
Disadvantages of Wearing Lace Closures
Lace closures do not offer much versatility when styling your wigs or extensions. You typically can only wear one style at a time when you have a closure. You will not be able to pull your hair into a ponytail with a lace closure. A 360 lace frontal or a full lace wig will allow you to pull your hair up into a ponytail or you can freestyle it and style it multiple ways.
Your Hair Grows Out
As time goes on with a sew in your hair will grow along with your extensions. This process will loosen your sew-in and you need to visit your stylist for a tighten. This is done every 4 weeks depending on how fast your hair grows. It's recommended that you keep a sew-in installed for 6-8 weeks, after that your hair should be taken down and washed and ready to start the process over again.
Closures are amazing and allow you to be very versatile with your hair.They offer a protective style, when you want to give your natural hair a break. Finding the right type of closure for your hairstyle is the most important part. With proper care you can reuse a closure multiple times for different looks. Closure sew-ins typically start at $175, which does not include the closure or the bundles. Talk with your stylist to go over the best options for you and your ideal hairstyle. Need bundles and closures for your next install? Check out our bundle deal here.