What is a closure and frontal?

You are interested in making a wig and certainly you want to find a perfect look for you. You already got the bundles, but now you are weighing up your options for types of closure and frontal that will suit your preferences and lifestyle. And you are overwhelmed trying to figure out the differences between the two. We are here to help you to break down all things closures and frontals. Scroll down and read more about types of closures and frontals then maybe you can discover your perfect match.

Closure and frontal

Closure and Frontal Similarities

Let’s drive into how both of closure and frontal can help you to get a natural looking you have always wanted. Both of these hairpieces include a piece of net which can be normal lace, HD lace or Transparent lace. They give the illusion of your scalp and they can let you flaunt a natural looking hairline. You can add baby hair around the edges to give a natural looking. 

Both closure and frontals are used to close off the installation of wig and make a perfect and natural-looking wig.

Hope the knowledge we provide here will help you to understand the similarities of closures and frontals. And now let dig into some of the key differences between closures and frontals.

What is A Closure?

A closure is typically a patch placed on the middle, front portion of the hairpiece. It does not cover your head from temple to temple but it is install in the “horseshoe” area of the head to close off the style, hence the name closure.

When it comes to closure, what you should pay attention to length of closure, lace net square, parting, border and lace net types.

Lace net square:

Closures can come in different sizes in which popular types are 2×4, 2×6, 4×4, 5×5, 6×6, etc. Besides, we can customize more types of closure as required by customers such as 2×5,3×5, 3×6, 4×6, 4×5, etc.


Closure 2x4Closure 2x6

You can send us request to customize the parting of closure, border of closure and lace net. 

Parting closure:

There are three different options for a closure parting: Free parting, Middle parting, two parting and Three parting.

Free Part Closure vs Middle Part Closure vs Three Part Closure

Border of closure:

For border, you can choose closure with border or no border:

border closure

Now you have two types of closures: lace closure and silk base closure, in which lace closure is the most common because It is not only naturally thinner and more flexible but also easily conform to your head.

What is A Lace Frontal?

A frontal goes from ear to ear, so the entire front of the head is covered. Frontal 13×4, which is 4 inch to the back and 13 inch across, is the standard size. Besides, we also have frontal 13×6, 12×4 and so on. Normally it is sewn onto bundles but you also can use it to make a full wig. 

One of the main perks of the frontal is that you can part your hair in many ways because the lace net gives the illusion of your scalp which run the whole length of your hairline. 

We can try out different hairstyles such as center parts, side parts or ponytails that look so natural because of frontal’s flexibility.


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