Archive for the ‘Wearing Wigs’ Category

4 Ways to Support Someone Experiencing Hair Loss

Thursday, May 4th, 2017
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Learn how you can become a support system for a loved one.

Hair loss can be a distressing and traumatic time for the person experiencing it. Whether her hair loss is as a result of breast cancer treatments or a mental disorder, she needs an empathetic shoulder to lean on through hard times. Here are four ways you can support your loved one as she battles her hair loss. (more…)

Stress- Free Wig Maintenance Services

Thursday, September 29th, 2016
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Call Wigs and Hair Solutions for professional wig maintenance services.

You’re a woman with a life. Whether you’re working, caring for children, or focusing on your health, your days are spent taking care of the aspects of life that are important and meaningful to you. Oftentimes, there just isn’t enough time in the day to care for your wig. When left uncared for, that wig that you spent so much time picking out can become dirty, odorous, or even lose its attractive appearance. Luckily, at Wig and Hair Solutions, we provide wig maintenance services for all of you busy women out there. Now you can feel confident and beautiful in your wig without the stress of maintaining it. (more…)

How You Can Be a Supportive Friend

Friday, September 9th, 2016

The support you give to a friend experiencing hair loss is priceless.

We have to stick together through it all. Through the ups and downs, it’s important to be able to call our girlfriends for a long chat or an emergency coffee date.  In the face of a life-threatening illness and severe treatments, having our friends, as a support is not a luxury, it’s a necessity. You may not be the one going through cancer, but there are things you can do to support your loved one, and make this hardship as easy as it’s ever going to be. (more…)

Traveling with Your Wig

Thursday, August 25th, 2016
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Take care of your wig as you head out for the weekend!

The days are getting shorter and the nights are getting cooler, but summer isn’t over yet. There’s still time to take those last minute summer vacations you had trouble fitting in earlier in the year. Spend a weekend at the beach — unpack those hiking boots! Soak up these last few weeks of warm weather to their full potential and take some time to relax and enjoy the sun. When you’re packing that weekend bag, don’t forget to save room for your wig, and to do so carefully! (more…)

The Complicated Relationship Between Menopause and Hair Loss

Tuesday, June 14th, 2016

Drastic hormonal changes can cause hair loss in women going through menopause.

Every woman has an idea of what will happen to their body during menopause. They prepare themselves to experience hot flashes, irritability, and moodiness. What many women don’t expect or realize, however, is that hair loss is very common during menopause. As this comes as a shock, it is common for women to feel self-conscious about their hair loss. If you can relate to menopause and hair loss, you should consider buying a beautiful wig.


The ABC’s Of Wig Cleaning

Tuesday, June 14th, 2016

Regularly cleaning your wig will keep it from tangling and protected from matting.

Thinning hair? Radiology Treatment? Chemical damage? Whatever the reason for your hair loss, choosing the right wig can be an invigorating experience, especially once you’ve learned of your alopecia for the first time. The right wig will give you the self-esteem to face the world head-on, and here at Wigs and Solutions, it’s our goal to bring back that backbone! The initial hair loss period is extremely overwhelming and mortifying for many women in your shoes. Once you’ve chosen a style that fits your look and has you feeling yourself again, knowing how to care for it will keep its shining luster for years to come. We’ll take you through a simplified step-by-step process on wig cleaning this week.


Chemical Damage to Hair and Hair Loss

Wednesday, May 25th, 2016

Hair loss can occur from chemical damage. If it’s too late, Wigs and Hair Solutions can help!

The continued, consistent use of hair straighteners, blow dryers, curling irons, and other hot styling tools combined with perming, bleaching, and dyeing may cause you to physically start losing hair. By far the most common cause of hair loss, over processing will significantly affect the integrity of hair fiber. The weaker your hair fiber gets, the less and less it will grow. Often times, it gets so weak that hair will actually start to fall off. While frequently changing your hairstyle and color can be extremely fun and exciting, preventative measures should be taken to do so in moderation. Chemical Damage to hair and hair loss can be tough to accept. Luckily, there are solutions for you if your crown is already thinning out a bit too much.


Exploring Hair Loss Solutions: Hairpieces and ¾ Wigs

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016

For those suffering hair loss, wigs can be a great solution. However, sometimes a full wig is not required. For hair loss resulting from some situations, such as chemotherapy, total hair loss is common and a full wig would be most beneficial. However, some hair loss causes such as alopecia, surgery, burns, etc. may only require use of hair loss hairpieces and ¾ wigs.hairpieces-and-3/4-wigs


Common Wig Use Questions

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

For those who have just gotten their first wig, or are considering their first wig, there may be a lot of questions. Wigs are a wonderful solution for any hair loss concerns. Below, we’ll cover common wig use questions and some wig wearing tips to prepare you for your new ‘do!common-wig-use-questions-wig-wearing-tips