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I'm looking for wholesale wig and hair suppliers both in the US and worldwide. The internet lists some supplier but many of them are rally discounters and want to sell me products 10 - 30% under retail. That's a rip off in my mind. Is there anywhere where I can find wholesale suppliers - like manufactures, distributors and real wholesale suppliers? 

You can apply to 9 wig and hair suppliers from one form at

Best answer. provides you the business profiles of over 220 suppliers in the USA. You can get access to the profiles of all 220 plus suppliers and get get started on buying almost immediately. Here is a link to a sample supplier you can apply to right now. 

  I want to get into the wig business and need some start up information where do I find that?

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Retail Sales in the wig and hair goods industry are up. Are you getting your fair share?  If you are starting a wig or hair goods business here is some of the information you need to get started and to help you make great profits.

Retail sales of wigs and hair goods can be a lucrative business venture.

A retail wigs, hair and hair goods business can be very lucrative and many people are starting a local shop, expanding their hair salons, getting into the medical wig business or opening up internet businesses selling wigs, hair pieces, lace wigs or hair replacements and other wig and hair products. The wig and hair business has been rapidly expanding since the 1960 and had become a billion dollar industry.

Although the wig and hair industry experienced a lose of sales during the recent economic downturn - the recession - it is already starting to rebound. The idea of looking good and having great hair has not lost it's charm with consumers and, because more people are unemployed they are seeking new opportunities in this industry. As the economy turns around more wig and hair industry retailer will be enjoying the benefits of more sales and better incomes.     

If you are not already in the wig and hair business but are thinking about getting into it, you will want to have as much information about the business as you can get your hands on.  more...

Wig and Hair Goods Industry News
Report:  Data Line August
What is happening in the wigs and hair goods industry.

Sales in Wig the hair Goods Industry have increased in the US and Canada from around 200 million dollars in the 60s to around 900 million dollars in the 90s. In 2007 the industry grew to almost 2 billion dollars per year with the introduction or newer products such as mass produced and custom lace wigs from China, and even South Korea as well as other places in southeast Asia. The main producer is China however. This  period also saw a revival of lace wigs coming form Europe but at a considerable higher price. Chinese products sold for 350 to 1200 dollars US with Chinese hair and lace while their European counter parts... more...

Wig and Hair Goods Industry News
Wholesale - Wig, Hair Pieces and Hair Websites hard to find, hard to use - Getting the  basics in

Wig, Hair Pieces and Hair suppliers such as manufactures, distributors and wholesalers have been quite hard to find and, in some cases,  even impossible to find even on the internet. One of the main reasons  is that the industry sells to licensed retailers at wholesale pricing and they want to avoid being contacted by consumers who want to buy directly from them - which reputable wholesalers do not do.  In addition when you do find the supplier - at times, they don't have a website....   more...

Consumer News
 Selecting the Right Hair and Wig Styles For Your Face Shape - The Visual Method and the Virtual Method.

Getting the Best Look Based on Your Face Shape
Find Out How

Finding the right hair style or wig style can be a daunting task. There are thousands of hair styles and if you find that few, if any really fit your face well, and make you look great, it may be because you are trying the wrong styles. 

What fits your best friend may actually look frightful on you. "The reason"  say some experts is you face shape.  Find out with this guide to hair styles. more...

The second method which is similar to the visual method is the virtual makeover method which allows you to try on thousands of hair styles till you find the right one. You simply upload your picture to this internet site and start trying on hair styles and hair colors until you find just the right one.  We do recommend you use the visual method above to get a basic idea of you face shape first because otherwise you might find yourself over whelmed by all of the choices.   more...

Consumer News
Bridal Hairstyles

Bridal occasions require some effort to achieve success, with proper planning a key ingredient. Bridal hairstyles are the same; they require thought, consideration and a solid plan. There are many important factors to consider when choosing a bridal hairstyle. more...

Consumer News
Medical Wigs - "The Cranial Hair Prosthesis"

If a person requires a "cranial hair prosthesis" while undergoing Alopecia or cancer-related therapy, they may be eligible for reimbursement under their health insurance plan.

If you need to wear a wig because of medical reasons like Alopecia and cancer-related therapy than the "wig" must be called a "cranial hair prosthesis" for insurance purposes or your claim will very likely be turned down

Wig and Hair Goods Industry News
New Directory of Hair Goods Industry's Directory of Manufacturers, Distributors and wholesalers."

The new "Hair Goods Industry's Directory of Manufacturers, Distributors and wholesalers."  has been released in paper, PDF e-book format as well as a membership format on  This directory is geared to help hair goods retailers find suppliers all over the world quickly and easily.

Although some of the information has been available on the web, it has been difficult, and in some cases, almost impossible to find all of this valuable data-- especially in one place where the information is fresh and updated.  more...

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