Virgin hair is natural and unprocessed. That means it has no colors, dyes, relaxers, or other chemicals. In addition, the upper and lower ends are kept in their natural state. You'll find no damage to the structure of the hair or the cuticle. Virgin hair is found in the natural colors of it's donors, such as brown and black. However it can be colored, and when washed and dried, it will return to its natural shape without damage. Virgin hair is where the cuticles face in the same direction. You can tell that the hair is virgin because it will move more naturally and will not be stiff. With proper care, this hair can last up to 8 months to a year.