Raw Hair Vs Virgin Hair- The Difference Between Raw Hair and Virgin Hair

Raw Hair Vs Virgin Hair- The Difference Between Raw Hair and Virgin Hair

I’m sure a lot of you have heard the term “Remy Hair” if you’ve ever worn weave before. Some of your favorite rappers and singers have mentioned it in a song or you may have heard it while at your local beauty supply store. It is possible that you have heard of “Virgin Hair” also. You may even think that Virgin Hair is the creme de la creme of hair. But have you heard of “Raw Hair”? This is the creme de la creme of all the hair out there. One might even think that Virgin hair and raw hair looks the same and can’t tell them apart. 

 

We are here to help though. In this blog, we will discuss the difference between Raw hair and Virgin Hair. 

 

What is Raw Hair?

Raw hair is 100% unprocessed hair that is collected from one donor. It has never been chemically processed or had any heat applied to it. Raw hair comes in its natural state unlike virgin hair. This is the highest quality on the market. Raw hair is very natural looking and blends very well with your own hair. The bundles are fuller and can last up to 5 years with proper care. 

 

Raw Hair features:

  1. The hair comes from the same person or donor
  2. Raw hair is 100% unprocessed Hair
  3. Premium quality
  4. 100% human hair
  5. The cuticle is aligned
  6. Hair that has not been altered in any way by steam or chemical treatment.
  7. There are 3 basic textures: straight, wavy, and curly.

What is Virgin Hair?

Virgin hair is chemically unprocessed human hair, which is collected from a single donor. The virgin hair has not been altered by dyes, perms, bleaches, or harsh washes. All the cuticles are intact and moving in the same direction.

This can also be steamed processed, which is how Textures such as deep wave, kinky curly, Italian curly, body wave, and other textures are steam processed to achieve these patterns. The most popular virgin hair is Brazilian, Malaysian, Indian, and Peruvian. 

Virgin hair extremely popular because you can dye, cut, and bleach the hair and treat it as your own.

Virgin Hair features:

  1. 100% human hair
  2. Come from one donor
  3. Premium quality
  4. Not Been Chemically Treated – including dyed, bleached or colored
  5. Not Been Straightened, Curled, ironed, blow-dried, permed, etc
  6. Undamaged hair cuticles

What is the difference between Raw Hair and Virgin Hair?

Virgin hair is steamed to achieve different textures. Raw hair has not been altered in any way by steam or chemical treatment.

It is very important to remember that raw hair is all virgin hair but not all the virgin hair makes for raw hair. This is the main difference between virgin hair and raw hair.

 

Want to try our Virgin or Raw hair? Just click below. 

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2 comments

Is virgin unprocessed hair good period an how long does the hair last

Tyeshau

I want to order me a wig but not sure which one is the best a human hair raw or human hair virgin? Can you put heat on raw human hair?

DJ

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