*Before you start: Pin hair as flat and as tight as possible before taking the measurements. This will eliminate bulges that distort head contours.
*Please follow the provided steps 1-6, The measuring unit used is inches.*
1. The Circumfrence of the Head: Measure all around the head. Position tape measure so its edge follows the hair line around the head and nape of the neck. (Average measurement is 22" inches).
2.From Forehead to Nape of Neck: Measure from hairline at center of forehead straight back over crown to center of hairline at nape of neck. (Average measurement is 13 1/2 inches).
3.Ear to Ear across Front Hairline: At front of ear, measure from hairline at base of sideburn, up across the hair line along forehead to same point in front of other ear. (Average measurement is 11 1/2 inches).
4.From Ear to Ear over the Top of Head:Measure from hairline directly above the ear across top of head to the hairline directly above the other ear. (Average measurement is 11" inches ).
5.Temple to Temple:From temple to temple across the back of head. (Average measurement is 14 inches).
6.Nape of Neck: Measure the width of hairline across the nape of the neck. (Average measurement is 6 inches).
How To Measure Hair Length:
This is the standard way of measuring wig length. The measurement is taken from the crown to the tips of the hair. This measurement is always given when the hair is straight.
24 inches shown in photo
This measurement is given to allow you to determine how long the wig will be on your body. It is taken from the hairline to the tips of the hair, going over the heads
24-28 inches layered inches shown in photo
The length of a wig is measured differently than extension hair, a wig is measured from the crown to the tips of the hair, whereas extensions are the same length all over the head, whether it's the crown or the nape.