Simple Wig Size Guide

Measuring tape


When it comes to finding the perfect wig, it's essential to choose the right size. Here's a simple guide to help you measure your head to ensure the best possible fit.

The simple wig size guide is an essential tool for anyone looking to buy a wig, whether it's for fashion or medical reasons. The guide provides simple instructions on how to measure your head correctly to ensure the perfect fit. By following these guidelines, wig wearers can ensure that they not only look their best but also feel confident and comfortable in their wigs.

How to measure the circumference of your head?

Great question!

We will teach you how to. Follow the simple guide we’ve put together and make sure to have a measuring tape at hand. The soft measuring tape used for materials is the perfect choice to do this.

Use the guide below to help you determine your correct wig size. 

Head circumference measurement


  1. Start by measuring the circumference of your head. Take a tape measure and place it around your head, just above your ears and eyebrows. Make sure the tape measure is level and snug but not too tight. This measurement will give you your head size.
  2. Once you have your head size, refer to the chart below to determine which size wig will fit you best.

Size Chart:

Note: Real Hair London wigs are adjustable to achieve a secure fit.

Top Tip: Remember its always a great idea to check out the product information to be sure that your wig cap size is available in your chosen wig.

  • Ultra Petite 20-20.5”

  • Petite: 21" to 21.5" head circumference

  • Average: 22" to 22.5" head circumference

  • Large: 23" to 23.5" head circumference


Its important to keep in mind that some wig caps are adjustable, so if you fall between sizes, it's best to go for the larger size and use the adjusters to achieve a secure fit. 

If you have additional concerns about finding the perfect fit, please consult our wig experts, who are always available to help.

We hope this guide has been helpful, and we look forward to helping you find your perfect wig. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us. And don't forget to check out our catalogue full of wigs available in a range of sizes to suit your needs!

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