Head-shaped form, usually made of canvas-covered cork or styrofoam, on which the wig is secured for fitting, cleaning, coloring, and styling.
Method of attaching hair extensions in which hair wefts or single strands are attached with an adhesive or bonding agent.
Attachment method in which hair extensions are secured to client's own hair by sewing braids or a weft onto an on-the-scalp braid or cornrow, which is sometimes called the track.
"caps"; machine-made from human or artificial hair which is woven into rows of wefts. Wefts are sewn to elastic strips in a circular pattern to fit the head shape.
Hair that has been shed from the head or gathered from a hairbrush, as opposed to hair that has been cut; the cuticles of the strands will move in different directions.
Method of attaching extensions in which extension hair is bonded to the client's own hair with a bonding material that is activated by heat from a special tool.
Hair additions that are secured to the base of the client's natural hair in order to add length, volume, texture, or color.
"hand-knotted wigs"; wigs made by inserting individual strands of hair into mesh foundations and knotting them with a needle.
Hairpiece that has openings in the base through which the client's own hair is pulled to blend with the hair (natural or synthetic) of the hairpiece.
Wigs made by matching by feeding wefts through a sewing machine, and then sewing them together to form the base and shape of the wig.
"Remi hair" ; the root end of every single strand is sewn into the base, so that the cuticles of all hair strands move in the same direction: down.
When performing a haircutting procedure on a wig, the goal generally is to make the wig _______.
Toward the weight
When cutting a wig using a free-form method, move from longer to shorter lengths, working _______.
Synthetic hair colors used on wigs and hairpieces are standardized according to the ______ colors on the hair color ring used by wig and hairpiece manufacturers.
The _______ is a sewing stitch is which the thread is wound around the needle twice.
The _______ involves attaching hair wefts or single strands with an adhesive or glue.
Traditionally, brushes made with ______ bristles have been regarded as best for use on human hair.
When sewing on an extension using the braid-and-sew attachment method, it is recommended that you do NOT use a ______ needle.
When bonding, it is recommended that you work _____ away from the hairline to keep the wefts from showing.