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Mannequin Wig Maker

Make wigs for mannequins out of synthetic hairs.

What does a Mannequin Wig Maker do?

Makes wigs for mannequin out of synthetic hair according to style specifications: Places layer of cellophane over head model. Molds sheet of wet buckram over cellophane to form wig foundation. Selects strands of hair and combs, cuts, and blends them according to specified length and color. Folds ends of strands and glues short side of fold to foundation. Pins tape over glued section, to secure hair in position, on foundation. Combs, curls, and fastens hair in place to style wig according to specifications, using tape, pins, comb, and curling rods. Dries hair under electric drier and sprays wig with lacquer to set hair style.