Measure around your head, as shown in the photo.
Drape the cloth tape around the back of the head and touch the base of your
skull at a point where the wig will end. Position end of tape at mid-point
of your front hairline, place tape measure as shown, just above ears. This
measurement is your head 'circumference'.
|Petite Body Frame and a full head of hair with moderate
length, you are probably 'Petite' or 'Petite/Average'. Go up in size for
thick or shoulder length hair and down in size for sparse, thin or no hair.
| Wig Cap Circumference
All full-cap wig products
have multiple adjustment features to expand or contract the fit for
|Medium Body Frame and a full head of hair with moderate
length, you are probably 'Average'. Go up in size for thick or shoulder
length hair and down in size for sparse, thin or no hair.
|Larger Body Frame. So long as your circumference
exceeds 22½", and you have a full head of hair with moderate length, you are
probably 'Large' or 'Average/Large'.
|Using the information above, you are now ready to select your wig size.
Compare your circumference measurement to the chart below. Consider your
body frame type and volume of natural hair to ensure accuracy in size
| Is your head circumference
within this range?
|20½" to 21½"
||21" to 22"
||22½" to 23½"
| Your size, if you have moderate natural
The velcro or soft buckle sizing tabs inside
all wig caps allow a 1" larger or smaller
adjustment of the
Carlo's Salon offers a few select styles in 'half sizes':
- Mini-petite: circumference and depth are approximately ¼" to ½"
smaller than petite.
- Petite/Average: circumference and depth are approximately ¼" to ½"
larger than petite.
- Average/Large: circumference and depth are approximately ½" larger
Be certain that the styles you like come in the size you selected.