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This wig measurement guide and videos will help you measure your head for a ready to wear Wig or a Custom wig. Before measuring, make sure to flatten your hair and use a tape measure.

How to measure your head for a 'ready to wear' wig

For a ready to wear wig, simply measure the circumference from the forehead to the nape. The measurement should be over the ears and not on the ears.
Most ready to wear wig brands have the following wig sizes

  • Standard / Average 54-56cm
  • Small / Petite 52-54cm
  • Large 57-60cm

This video shows how you can easily measure your head for a ready to wear wig.

How to measure your head for a customised wig

To measure your head for a custom wig, follow the instructions in the video below and then email us your exact wig measurements.

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For help measuring your wig size or for a FREE and private consultation with one of our wig specialists, virtually or in person, feel free to contact us

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