There are a lot of things that, as a stylist, you need to know! Things like what kind of system you should recommend to your client is a major one. But once that’s figured out, you need to know what kind of tape you should use on it.
The wrong tape could cause issues for both your client and their system. Whether it’s the tape not holding or damage to the system, it can make your clients unhappy and also increases the chances for a bad wear experience. Knowing how to pair the right tape to the right system helps you follow the Walker Way and keep your clients coming back.
Let’s go over some of the main kinds of hair systems you may run into and the tapes that we recommend going with them.
Polyurethane systems are pretty popular because they are made to blend in with your client’s skin. Each one can be customized to match your client’s skin tone and are made out of a skin-like rubber material. This helps create a natural look.
These systems are very durable, so you can use just about any tape you want with them. But to help you narrow it down, we like 1522 Clear for these systems.