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Wig Hairline Tutorial

By Malindachan
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As promised, here is the process I used to make the hairline for :iconex-shadow: 's Zack Fair wig :3

Though I've done lots of cheating with wefts/excess fibers and glue before, I'd like to thank :iconxhee-heex: for inspiring the idea to do this with hairlines. She made a quicky tutorial a long time ago, but she took it down before I was able to use it as reference. I don't remember if hers was the exact same process, but please check out her gallery and her amazing wigs! :3

First photo in the set was taken by :iconapertureashley:
Last photo of the set was taken by :iconalp-photography:

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IvoryMarquessaTaylor's avatar
I'm so glad that this exists because it's going to help me in doing Larxene from Kingdom Hearts
OniAmChu's avatar
Your wig tutorials are super easy to follow. Ironically, I was in the process of making a Zack wig for my little sister.
AceVictorNikiforov's avatar
AAA Thank you so much!! I'm going to see if I can try this with my Eros!Yuuri wig, but I may need to find extensions...
DawnbreakerDystopia's avatar
Thank you so much for this!! :D I'll try this when I go to style my Doctor Strange wig.
cloudsofsand's avatar
how long are the pieces you're adding? Are they short or long? I am just worried about blending into the rest of the wig
D0CT0Rchrome's avatar
But, how did you style the wig first o_o ??
D0CT0Rchrome's avatar
I am preparing for a Raiden Cosplay from Metal gear rising. If you can, I would like to have a tutorial for his wig. thanks :P
grandpatoenail's avatar
yes! This is perfect help for my Loki cosplay! Thanks a lot, man!
Na-NaCos's avatar
OMG that tutorial totally rocks! I searched for exact that method :)
Enayru's avatar

I just want to tank you 4 the tutorial!!!! I follow your steps for my wig, THANK YOU SO MUCH!!!!

here is my wig finished! enayru.deviantart.com/art/Nany…

;3 thanks again!!!!
Salmoninyaface's avatar
This is a really great tutorial, thank you very much! I just have one single question: Do you use lace front tape when putting it on, or does it fit properly?
Enayru's avatar
hey! I just want to thank you... this tutorial help me so much for a hairlined wig I need to make... It was sooooo helpful... <3

Thanks Thanks Thanks Thanks!!!!!! <3
MalteseLizzieMcGee's avatar
Thanks for this tutorial! It will be so usefulfr my costumes
Senevilla's avatar
Can you style the hair after you've glued it on? I'd like to use this method on a curly wig. I'd have to curl the fibers AFTER they'd been glued on so that the new fibers can be a part of the old ones in a single curl. Thank you so much - this really is a great tutorial!!
Rat-No-Care's avatar
This was amazingly useful when cosplaying characters with all slicked back hair, thank you!
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RezidentPsyko's avatar
My praise for you will be unending.  You are wonderful and I love you forever.  You have just solved so many problems and I would like to extend my most appreciative and heartfelt thanks.  
red-winged-angel's avatar
This is so helpful! Thank you!
Suzan-Mc-Lee's avatar
Thank you sooo much^^

I made a Gajeel Redfox, form Fairy tail, wig with it and it turned out great :D
skeletonboxers's avatar
wow i like this tutoiral its gonna really help me make an ishimaru (dangan ronpa) cosplay :u
Pawtastic's avatar
Wow Thanks! This will be to a lot of help UuU
invisiblepandaSATOME's avatar
Thanks!! I'm sure this will be a huge help!
shsl-luck's avatar
aaaaa thank you so much for making this tutorial! It's gonna help me so much with my next cosplay!
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