Archive for July, 2015

Radiation Therapy: How does it Cause Hair Loss?

Friday, July 31st, 2015

Radiation-TherapyAt Wigs and Hair Solutions, we meet women quite often that are faced with hair loss due to a medical problem, whether it is medication, a genetic issue, or a treatment they are undergoing. One of the more commonly found treatments that cause hair loss for our clients is radiation therapy.


Medication and Hair Loss: The Connection

Friday, July 24th, 2015

Medication-Hair-LossWhen women begin to suffer from hair loss, one of their first thoughts is why. They want to know why their hair loss is occurring and if there is any possible way to reverse the process. While some hair loss can be reversed, other hair loss is permanent. One of the potential causes of their hair loss could be from medication. Different types of medication can cause changes in the texture and color along with hair loss, sometimes subtle and sometimes extreme. So how does this happen?


Choosing your Hairpiece for Hair Loss

Thursday, July 16th, 2015

Hair-loss-hairpieceWhile some hair loss requires a full coverage wig, other hair loss is more minor and a wig is unnecessary. For those who are still self-conscious about their hair loss or thinning hair, there are hairpiece options like toppers and partial pieces. These are designed to add more coverage to your healthy hair without having to cover your entire head.

So how do you choose which hairpiece is right for you?


Common Hair Loss Myths

Friday, July 10th, 2015

Hair-Loss-MythsWhile most women would love to believe that hair loss will only occur in men, it isn’t the case. Almost 50% of women will be affected by hair thinning or loss at some point in their lives. While this may seem like the end of the world to many women, there are ways to mask and manage thinning hair. However, with so many hair loss myths out there, it’s easy for women to get scared about their thinning hair.

So what are some hair loss myths that shouldn’t stress you out?