Difference Between Human Hair and Remy Hair


When it comes to real human hair extensions many people assume that all hair types are relatively the same, such as human hair, Remy hair,no-Remy, virgin hair weave and so on.

In fact, there are many differences among them.

If you've ever wondered:What's Remy hair? What's virgin hair? How we can find the difference between them? Which one should you choose? ...you’re in the right place...



What's Remy Hair?

Remy hair is considered good quality of human hair that means the hair's cuticles are kept intact and always going in one direction. Here are the specific features:

◆The term Remy refers to the characteristics of the hair and the method used to manufacture the hair extensions. Remy hair extensions are the most popular human hair extension on the market due to the quality and price.

◆Remy hair is a high-quality hair that lasts 3 to 8 months and blends very well with your own hair.

◆When all hair strands follow the same direction, there will be almost no tangling and matting (if processed properly). With true high-quality Remy hair, the hair collected is healthy, the cuticles intact and all cuticles flow in the same direction from root to the tip.



◆ Virgin hair is chemically unprocessed human hair, which is collected from a single donor. The virgin hair is Remy hair that has not been altered by dyes, perms, bleaches or harsh washes.

◆ Remy Hair does not always mean virgin hair, in fact, it rarely means that. Although the two terms are used synonymously, they are completely different in meanings.



◆ Virgin hair and Remy hair both are 100% natural human hair. The difference is that the donor of Remy hair used to dye, perm or bleach his or her hair while the donor of virgin hair doesn't use any chemical products. And Remy hair needs to be rearranged but virgin hair always comes as it is.

Virgin hair is more precious and expensive, and it's the best product among all the hair extensions. Remy hair extensions will dry faster than virgin hair and have a natural wave . Virgin hair extensions are easier to  maintain and is the best quality.


★ The method they collect isn’t same, Remy hair is in short supply and is therefore quite expensive.

★ virgin hair has the best high quality. So it is expensive! And it will last a long time if properly maintained. 8 to 18 months


So you can buy virgin hair or remy hair, I think that you could choose according to your budget, and consider which one is you really want to purchase. In general, the hair extension suit for you that is most important. 

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