How to Do Quick Weaves on a Cap

Creating a quick weave can be a simple process.

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Are you looking to glam up your day? Try a quick weave. With either synthetic or human hair extensions you can be rocking a new sassy style in no time. Quick weaving is method of adding hair extensions without sewing or having to blend your natural hair over each track. With these simple techniques, you will be looking fierce in a matter of minutes.


Wash and condition your hair. While hair is wet, apply the wrapping lotion to your hair. Using a paddle brush, wrap your hair in a circular motion, going around your head until it's molded into a circle. Hair should be completely flat against your head.


Sit under a hooded hair dryer set at a medium setting until your hair is completely dry


Apply wig cap to your head. Pull the cap down about 1 inch past your natural hairline. Beginning at the nape, measure from ear to ear. Cut a piece of the extension to match that measurement.


Apply weave bond glue to track located at the top of the extension. Glue the extension hair track to the cap. Use your blow dryer on the cool setting to dry and bond the glue.


Continue to measure, cut and glue the hair extensions until you reach the crown. Measure at the front hairline from ear to ear and cut an extension track to match that measurement. Glue the weave to the cap. Continue doing this in a circular pattern until you reach the crown. This should leave a small circle at the top of your head.


Apply glue to the closure piece, and glue it into the open circle. Press it down firmly and then use your blow dryer on a cool setting to set the glue.


Cut the hair hanging in front of your face into a bang or a style that frames your face.

Things You'll Need


1.Measuring tape

3.Paddle brush

5.Weave bonding glue

7.Wig cap

9.Hair extensions with closure piece

2.Blow dryer

4.Foam wrapping lotion

6.Hooded hair dryer



Tips & Tricks


If you use two different colors of hair extensions you can create some pretty awesome highlights.


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