What is the difference between human hair and synthetic hair
The hair extensions including human hair extensions and synthetic hair extensions. They have many difference, this article will introduce the difference between them. Then you will know you need to choose human hair extensions or synthetic hair extensions.
The first one is the price.
The price for synthetic hair extensions is much cheaper than human hair extensions. Because the cost of raw materials price has huge difference. And the synthetic hair do not need to be collected, it is chemical materials. So the price is much cheaper, especially compared with human virgin hair extension.
The second one is the life of the hair extension is different from human hair extensions and synthetic hair extensions.
Because real human virgin hair is full of moisture and protein, so it will last longer than synthetic hair that has never been in life. Generally speaking, the human hair can use more than 6 months, if the hair is remy hair, it even can use more than 1 year, but for synthetic hair, it only can be used for 2-3 months.
The third one is the human virgin hair extensions can be styled, but synthetic hair cannot be styled.
This is because the synthetic hair extensions are very hard and dry, and you can not use heat for the synthetic hair extensions. This means you need to keep the texture not change from you buy it. But for human virgin hair extensions, it can be styled, you can curl it to every texture which you like. You can use heat or other hair product on it, but remember, do not curl it too often, that also will damage the hair, and remember to keep the temperature below 250 F.
The fourth one is the feeling about the hair is different.
The human virgin hair is softer and smoother than synthetic hair, if you use synthetic hair, you need to take more time on the care the hair extension, but if you choose human hair, especially remy hair, you do not need waste too much time on the care it.
But both of them have their own advantages and disadvantages. If you want to use the hair extension for a long time, you should better choose human virgin hair. If you want cheap hair, and you only want use it a few times, synthetic hair is a good choice.