The current hair market is diverse with many different hairstyles, which helps customers have many options. However, each type of hair will have different characteristics to suit different needs. To be able to easily distinguish hair types, in today’s article, CYhair will show the different points of remy hair. non-remy hair, raw hair and virgin hair.



  • What is Vietnamese Remy Hair? Hair is collected from donors. Hair cuticles from root to tip should be aligned in one direction. To make sure the cuticles are aligned correctly, this work is processed by modern machines.
  • What is Vietnamese Non- Remy Hair? This type of hair is collected from various sources. Compared to remy hair, non-remy hair has cuticles that are not in the same direction which makes the hair very tangled, so that non-remy hair cannot be changed into other styles.
  • What is Vietnamese Raw Hair? Raw is the most loved product on the market. Raw hair is 100% unprocessed hair collected from one donor. The hair is directly cut from a donor and immediately wrapped into a bundle in order to keep all cuticles intact and in the same direction. This is the highest quality hair in the world as it is 100% natural.
  • What is Vietnamese Virgin Hair? Virgin hair is collected from 100% unprocessed real human hair. It comes from a single donor, and all the cuticles are intact, running in the same direction.


Hair Type Origin Texture Quality Cuticle Durability
Remy Hair Multiple donors Silky, smooth High quality 90% Cuticle 6-12 months
Non- Remy Hair Multiple donors Easy to get tangled Normal quality Cuticle Damaged 0-6 months
Raw Hair Single donor Light frizzy, High quality Cuticle Intact 1-2 years
Virgin Hair Single donor Sleek, silky Best quality Cuticle Intact 2-3 years



  • Cuticle Test

The big difference between these hair types is the cuticle, so we’ll use a knife to examine their cuticles.
The higher the quality of the hair, the thicker the cuticle. When you use a knife to shave the cuticle of the hair, if the cuticle (white) is shaved off a lot, it is probably raw hair, virgin hair. If compared, the number of cuticles is smaller, it is remy hair.


  • Vietnamese Remy Hair:

Remy hair is often used to make Bone Straight Hair – a popular hair type in African countries, especially Nigeria. So if your client is Nigerian or African then remy hair is the best choice.

  • Vietnamese Raw Hair:

For raw hair, thanks to the intact cuticle, it will usually be suitable for customers who need to bleach and dye bright colors. Raw hair is often used to make bulk or hair extensions such as tape, tip, … suitable for customers from the US, Europe,…

  • Vietnamese Virgin Hair:

Virgin hair is the best hair on the market, the hair length is usually from 16-40 inches and it can make all kinds of hair so virgin hair has a high price suitable for customers with a high budget.


Currently, there are many hair factories on the market, but you need to be careful before choosing to buy hair at a certain factory. To avoid scams, you should research carefully on the internet before buying.

In order not to lose time, you can refer to the products at our CYhair. CYhair specializes in providing all kinds of remy hair, raw hair, virgin hair,…


And that’s the whole difference between remy hair, non-remy hair, raw hair and virgin hair. Each type of hair will have different applications, depending on your needs, you can choose to buy the right hair type.

If you still don’t know what type of hair to buy, contact CYhair, we are always happy to support you 24/7.

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