How To Dye A Human Hair Wig By Yourself?

Written by jinhua liu


Posted on February 24 2023

There are countless reasons why women want to change their hair color, whether they are tired of traditional hair colors or following the changing seasons, colored wigs make changing hair color easier. However, for some women who want to save money, frequent buying of colored wigs is a heavy burden. Therefore, many women prefer to dye their wigs themselves, which can save a lot of money. Read on for this article and we'll show you how to dye your wigs step by step.

How to dye a human hair wig?

The dyeing tools you need to prepare

Hair dye

Dye brush

Plastic barrel

T pins

Wide tooth comb



Your human hair wigs



After getting all the tools ready, it's time to start dyeing the wig.

Step 1: Wash your human hair wig to make sure the wig is clean. Be careful not to apply conditioner or any styling products on the wig, as this will affect the dyeing effect.

Step 2: Secure the wig to the wig model stand with T-pins, then comb slowly from the roots to remove all tangles.

Step 3: Wear gloves to avoid direct skin contact with hair dye, then mix the dye in a plastic bucket.

Step 4: Gently apply the hair dye to the real human wig with a hair dye brush until all hair is completely covered. During this process, be careful not to get the hair dye on the wig cap or lace.

Step 5: Follow the instructions to leave the hair dye on the hair for a period of time, and pay attention to the control of time.

Step 6: Hot water will wash off the color of the dye, so rinse your wig with warm water until the water is completely clear.

Step 7: Gently squeeze the wig with a towel to remove excess moisture. Then place it on the mannequin head and wait for it to dry naturally.


Some tips for dyeing human hair wigs

Be sure to read the instructions carefully before dyeing. Note that it is not suitable to dye hair during certain periods, such as pregnancy and physiological period. Try to avoid dyeing your hair during this time.

Before starting the dyeing process, think ahead about the color you want, it's all up to you. If you don't know which color to choose, please click here to view this article for reference.

When you plan to dye your wig, choose a larger space away from furniture and rugs to keep the dye from getting on.

Dyring a human hair wig at home isn't as complicated as you might think. If you follow the steps step by step, then slowly you will find that it is very interesting. Alibonnie Hair offers wigs in various colors, such as highlight wigs, honey blonde wigs, ginger hair wigs, burgundy wigs, pink wigs...etc. You can find one you like.