Development of Delustered Synthetic Fibers for Use in Wigs and Hairpieces

Kaswell, Ernest R.
May 1995
Textile Chemist & Colorist;May95, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p21
Academic Journal
Fine monofilaments of modacrylic, polyester and nylon are used in wigs and hairpieces. Comparisons are made between the properties of selected synthetic fibers with human hair. Synthetic fibers are engineered to closely match the look and feel of human hair for greater customer satisfaction.


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