It is understandable that purchasing a wig for the first time can be a little intimidating. There are so many styles, colors, price points, and additional features to consider when making a selection. Natural hair wigs are created from harvested human hair, so they look and feel like your own hair. Synthetic wigs have improved greatly due to technological advances, therefore it may be difficult to discern the difference if it is a high quality hairpiece. One of the biggest decisions to make when choosing a wig is human or synthetic, so here is a look at the pros and cons of each.