3 Things to Consider Before Buying a Hair Dummy for Practice

Hey girls if you are thinking to become a hair dresser you might need a good quality hair dummy to practice on. Whether you need a hair dummy for a cutting class, a competition or simply to learn hair styling techniques on your own, you need to make sure you get what you pay for. In This article you can learn how hair dummies are made and how you can choose the one that suits best to your needs.

Here we will discuss the main three aspects of a hair dummy

  • Type of Hair and Quality of Hair
  • Hair Length, Density, layering or cutting type
  • Different types of heads and holding stands

Considering the Hair Types & Quality there are four Types of hair available

Real Human Hair

Animal Hair

Synthetic Hair

Blended Hair

Coming to the Second Aspect Length of Hair and Density with Cutting style

There are two ways to measure length of the hair. The popular way is from the crown to the ends and the second way is from the forehead to the ends.
The Thickness is measured by how close hair are to each other. The less dense hair heads are cheaper at cost.

Types Of Holding Stands

There is always a hole below the dummy head to attach it to a stand. Stands are of two types – Table Clamps and Floor Stands

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