Types of Hair
What is Remy Hair?
Remy or Remi is not a brand name. The term refers to the characteristics in the hair. Remy hair is collected from a donor and stored with the cuticle intact, roots aligned This means all the hair follicles flow in a single direction. The hair is shinier, softer, more durable and has a much longer life than non-Remy hair. The hair is also less likely to tangle and matt. Remy is also commonly known as cuticle hair.
What is Virgin Hair?
The best quality Remy is Virgin because it has not been processed and is in its natural state. Virgin Remy is very soft and silky and 100% natural. Indian, Asian, Brazilian, Mongolian and Malaysian virgin hair tends to be very dark and medium brown in color. Virgin hair can be straight, wavy or curly in texture. Hair can be slightly processed to acheive lighter color and is still left in better quality than regular remy hair.
Virgin Indian Remy:
Indian Remy hair is the most popular on the market. It is plentiful, very diverse, and considered a premium hair type. It comes in a variety of textures, holds curls and waves well. The hair is also super soft and manageable. Indian Remy is suitable for all ethnic groups as there is a wide variety of textures available such as Silky, Yaki, Light Yaki, Kinky, & Natural textures available.
Virgin Indian Remy
Virgin Chinese Remy:
Chinese Remy hair is very thick and has a slight coarse texture. It is great for African American women or those who love thick straight hair. Can also be purchased in silky or other texture. Great for light colored wigs. It is heavier, thicker and slightly more dense then Indian Remy. It is not as shiny as the Indian Remy. Texture feels nice and smooth. The straight texture waves up slightly when wet. Great for all hair textures. Makes a nice and soft Yaki textures. Makes a very natural Kinky Curly Texture with less shine. Great for Straight and Wavy textures as well because it has a lot of body.
Virgin Chinese Remy
Virgin Mongolian Remy:
Comes from the Mongolian Race. This hair is similar to Caucasian Hair. It is lighter and thinner than European Remy. It is a very soft and silky type of hair. It has a lot of movement and lays down great for straight styles. Much more expensive to acquire this type of hair. Great for Straight textures.
Virgin Mongolian Remy
Virgin Malaysian Remy:
Malaysian Remy is strong hair that is naturally straight, wavy or curly. The hair can be easily curled or straightened with proper styling. It is excellent for African American women as it looks very natural, yet manageable. It is heavier, thicker and more dense then the Asian and Indian Remy. It is not as shiny as the Indian Remy. Texture feels very soft and smooth. It has a lot of body. The straight texture waves up slightly when wet. Much more expensive to acquire this type of hair. Great for all textures. Makes a gorgeous smooth and soft Yaki texture. Makes a heavier straight texture then the Asian and Indian Remy.
Virgin Malaysian Remy Light Yaki
Virgin Brazilian Remy:
Comes from the Brazilian Race. It is unprocessed hair, uncolored, uncurled. All cuticles run in the same direction. It feels very soft and smooth, and thicker than Indian hair. This hair has lots of body and is great for all wavy and curly textures. Provides long lasting natural curls or waves.
Virgin Brazilian Natural Wave