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Fashion Blog Fri May 08 2020
Closures are every weave girl’s best friend. Instead of blending your own natural hair, wearing a closure gives you the option to finish off your style with a piece that will match perfectly to the weave itself. Since your own hair will be protected underneath, you will have the benefits of keeping your own hair healthy, while flawlessly completing your style.
What is the silk lace closure?
A Silk Base Closure (skin closure) is slightly different from a lace closure. The base is a little thicker than a lace. If installed properly, the silk closure will look very natural because the knots are not visible, and the base between the parts mimic the look and feel of the human skin. And it may require less pre-installation prep work than a lace closure.
Lace of a closure can come in difference shades, which is very helpful in making sure that what you are getting works best with your scalp color. It cannot be reiterated enough about the importance of making your sew in look as natural as possible. With that, though the lace of closures can come in different colors, they are still very much transparent so you will see whatever it lays on.
The foundation silk lace closure
Silk base closures: The hair strands are installed in a silk material which is very skinlike and is strenthended with a piece of lace. Silk base closure tend to last longer and, a very important point for some women, don’t needs any bleaching. Moreover, silk base closures tend to look the most natural, which makes it a favorite amongst a lot of weave wearers.
The color of the silk lace closure
The lace of a closure can come in difference shades, which is very helpful in making sure that what you are getting works best with your scalp color. It cannot be reiterated enough about the importance of making your sew in look as natural as possible. With that, though the lace of closures can come in different colors, they are still very much transparent so you will see whatever it lays on. On the other hand, silk closures are not as transparent because there is a layer of material, which we discussed above, that gives you the look of hairs coming out of a natural scalp.
The big difference in a lace frontal and a closure is the construction, the materials, and how they are applied. In general, a closure piece is usually used for sewing in installs/applications. If placed properly just behind the hairline, it can allow the wearer to wear a full weave with no hair left out while giving the appearance of a natural scalp area.
The construction of the silk lace closure
The construction of silk closures make the hair unit look more natural and more like your scalp. The silk material underneath is the ideal method for using a closure as the finishing piece of your hair install. However, this type of closure tends to be a little thicker, which can pose a challenge for getting a super flat install.
The materials of silk lace closure
While the lace closures are made out of thin lace-like materials such as Swiss lace, which is the one we sell, the silk Closures are made out of thicker material, which makes it difficult to see your natural scalp underneath and it also gives a more natural looking part/scalp.