Closure Wig Vs. Frontal Wig, How To Choose? | Ula Hair
By Ula hair | 12 April 2022 | 0 Comments

Closure wig Vs. frontal wig

Closure wig Vs. frontal wig

Wigs now tend to be necessary for daily beauty, especially among black women. But there are so many types of human hair wigs for your choice in the market. If you are new in the wig game, the difference between a frontal wig and a closure wig may also leave you confused. The following is a simple guide to both the types of lace front wigs and which will be better for you.

What is a closure wig?

A closure wig comes with a lace sheer (sizes in 4x4 inches, 5x5 inches, or 6x6 inches ) that covers the middle of the head but not the entire hairline. Apart from the lace sheer in the middle, the other section of the wig cap construction is machine-made. Typically, according to the size of the lace sheer, the closure wig can be divided into 4x4 closure wig, 5x5 closure wig, and 6x6 closure wig. 
4x4 lace closure wig

What is a frontal wig?

A lace frontal wig comes with a lace sheer (Commonly sizes in 13x4 inches and 13x6 inches) that covers the entire hairline from ear to ear. Similar to the closure wig, the hair strands on the frontal wig are 100% hand-tied and look more realistic. The most top-selling lace frontal wigs include 13x4 frontal wigs, 13x6 frontal wigs, and HD lace frontal wigs. 
13x4 lace frontal wig

Pros and cons of closure wig


  • Protect your natural hair: Wearing a human hair lace front wig is a sensible choice to protect your natural hair from daily damage such as heat or products with harsh chemicals. 
  • Natural results: Both lace frontal wig and lace closure wig are available to provide you with a natural illusion that the hair strands are growing from your scalp. Since the lace sheer of the lace front wig can perfectly melt into your skin. Besides, Ula human hair lace front wig features 100% virgin hair, which has the same texture and touches as your natural hair. 
  • Cheaper: Typically, a human hair closure wig is cheaper than a human hair frontal wig, since it takes less lace.
  • Free part: A lace closure wig allows you to make a center part or a side part as you desire.
  • Comfortable and breathable: Ula's lace closure wig features 100% Swiss lace (including HD lace and transparent lace), which is extremely soft and breathable. 


  • Only create part of the hairline: Unlike the lace frontal wig, the lace sheer of the closure wig only covers part of your hairline.
  • Limited in styling: The major shortcoming of the lace closure wig is that it's not as versatile in styling as a full lace wig or a lace frontal wig. Since you need to avoid exposing the edges while styling a lace closure wig.human hair lace front wig

Pros and cons of frontal wig


  • More natural in appearance: Cause the lace frontal wig provides an entire hairline. It looks more natural and fantastic in appearance, especially for those who have a thin and weak hairline.
  • More breathable and comfortable: A lace frontal wig is more breathable than a lace closure wig or a T part lace wig.
  • More versatile in styling: A lace frontal wig allows you to part anywhere you desire and expose the entire hairline, so it's more versatile than a lace closure wig.


  • More expensive than a closure wig: Typically, the more lace is, the more expensive the wig is. Therefore, a lace frontal wig is more expensive than a lace closure wig commonly.frontal wig vs. closure wig

Closure wig vs. frontal wig, which is better on you?

Both lace closure wig and lace frontal wig can bring you a natural and full hair look in the meanwhile boost your charms and confidence. Both these two types of human hair wigs are sensible choices for you. Actually, when it comes to which one is better for you, it depends more on your preference. 

If you desire a complete hairline so that you can be more versatile in styling a wig, the lace frontal wig should be a better choice. 

If you searching for a more wallet-friendly lace wig, a lace closure wig or a T part lace wig are both perfect options for you.

Top-selling lace front wigs at Ula Hair

Explore the 100% human hair lace front wigs at Ula Hair. Choose from HD lace front wig, transparent lace front wig, lace closure wig, and lace frontal wig. No matter what kind of wig you are searching for, Ula hair is available to satisfy you with the cheapest price and best quality.

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