The 4 Types of Hair
The Difference between Brazilian, Peruvian, Indian and Malaysia Hair
The choice is not lacking in the market for natural hair, and it is often difficult to distinguish between Brazilian, Indian, Peruvian, and Malaysian.
Their names alone make us travel and make us dazzle when installed. In this article, we will be dwelling more on each hair Type.
The Brazilian wicks are the most famous; they have a shiny aspect and a slightly soft touch. Hence, they’re often used for lace wig and other protective hairstyles.
They can be smooth, wavy, or curly. They usually hold loops well and do not require much maintenance when compared with another Hair type.
They are often hair with a treated texture. It is essential to know that the vast majority of “Brazilian” wicks found on the French market are most often Indian hair harvested in temples and exploited by Brazilian companies.
There are 3 types of Brazilian
- Top quality: The virgin Brazilian hair Remy which is a thick, shiny version of Indian hair and often available in great lengths. In good condition, it accepts different setting, coloring, and any styling practice.
- Average quality: The Brazilian hair Remy. Avoid coloring or discoloring, and it has already been treated at the factory.
- Standard quality: The non-virgin Brazilian non-Remy hair treated chemically and whose cuticles are not oriented in the same direction is a good entry-level product. Avoid chemical or thermal treatments.
Malaysian hair is supposed to come from Malaysian donors. They are usually presented as virgin wicks that have not been chemically treated.
They have a very bright appearance. This excessive gloss usually fades after 2 or 3 shampooings.
Soft and sturdy, Malaysian hair will satisfy those looking for volume. They are still new in the market and therefore more expensive than others.
Robust and light while being exceptional, this hair is very fashionable. You can do almost anything with these highlights:
blow dry, smoothing, coloring. If you want beautiful curls, Indian hair is not the best suited because they are a smooth, vaporous, and mostly wavy.
Finally, we do not advise you to ignore their maintenance at the risk of finding yourself sourcing for new hair in barely months.
This Hair type is very dense and comes with hard wicks, Peruvian hair is among the most durable and robust.
they reflect the ethnic diversity of the country through the available shades and textures – from black to light brown, from smooth to wavy, and even curly.
They will be perfect for who want to add more volume, but they’re very rare; hence, they’re expensive.
The Difference between the Quality of 4 Types of Hair; Malaysian Peruvian Indian and Brazilian
There are subtle differences between the 4 types of hair. The visible difference is seen when exposed to water, heat, and air.
This Determine the quality of each hair Type. For more durable curls all over the hair, it is recommended to use hair roller set with a styling lotion.
Differences between All 4 Types of Hair
Malaysian hair – Malaysian hair is very sleek and sparkling bright when first bought, but the quality begins to wane after the first three months of use.
They appear less Charming, which gives a more natural look. They tend to hold loops for a very long time, which makes them the best fit for applying curls.
Malaysian hair is already smooth and fine in appearance hence avoid using too much oil.
Indian hair – Indian hair appears dry than all other hair Type but still manage to maintain beautiful waves that easily form curls.
The curly hair holds very well, but they will not loosen slightly, but will never quite fall unless you are in a wet environment or the swimming pool.
Brazilian Hair – This hair is more silky and shiny in Indian hair texture. They may appear Straight, wavy or even curled sometimes.
The Curls tend to stay for a very long time and doesn’t get loose like Indian hair.
Peruvian Hair – This hair type tends to be bulky and adds a whole lot of volume to the hair.
The texture becomes more Curly and sleek, especially when washed or oiled.
Their texture is almost the same as natural African American hair when relaxed; hence, it’s hard to figure out they’re not Natural when installed.