Cosplay Questions: Wigs

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This is me as Roy Mustang.

Okay everybody, here’s an important question: how do you select your wig?

I’m addressing this question under the assumption that you do not want to cut/dye/restyle your hair for every different costume. And if you are doing three costumes a weekend, that’s impossible.

But let’s say getting away with your real hair is a possibility for a costume, do you buy the wig anyway? Well if you have long hair, thick hair, or a big head, then wigs are not going to be your best friend. So if any (or all if you’re me) apply to you, then skip the wig when possible. Continue reading