As any woman that colors her hair red knows, red is one of the most difficult colors to get to stick in hair and also the most difficult to remove. When a client sent us a picture of her very vibrant red hair we knew that creating her trademark red would only be […]
Every now and then we get a client that has very uniquely colored hair. While we do have many wigs that already come with highlights and lowlights, it is sometimes necessary to custom color a wig so that our client’s specific color is copied. We look at this as both a fun challenge and […]
Congratulations Kimberly Johnson, owner of Chrysalis Custom Hair, Chicago Parent Magazine‘s Mom of the Month! Photo credit and a big thank you to Melissa Song Photography!
This wig all one length. Adding layers and face framing makes such a huge difference! One of the hardest parts of trying on a wig is seeing the potential of the wig looking like you want before it has been customized to your specifications. Human hair wigs come in different grades, lengths, and colors. […]
Thank you Fox 32 Chicago and Dawn Hasbrouck for doing such a great job on the segment about Chrysalis Custom Hair during Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Click here to watch the video!
Women often ask us if it’s a good idea to purchase more than one wig. While this is not necessary for everyone, it’s nice to have something that is always ready to go. While one wig needs to be styled or washed, the second wig is in perfect condition so you can be ready […]
Curly hair is not something that’s easy to find when looking for wigs. Some women that feel like they’ve been battling their curls all their lives and are thrilled at the idea of finally getting to wear their hair straight. For women that love their natural curl or want their exact look copied so […]
Posthope is a website for patient and caregiver support and fundraising. It’s a user friendly (and free) way to keep your loved ones up to date as well as a platform for online donations. One of our clients posted an update about her experience with us on her posthope.org page. Click here to see what […]
This is a question that we are asked on a regular basis. Wearing a wig is very similar to your actual hair in many ways, but a wig needs special care when it comes to washing. Washing your wig is much like hand washing a delicate fabric. Because it is so different than what women […]
Ashley came to us because she is a natural strawberry blonde. Matching such a beautiful natural color is no small feat! She selected a wig that matched her length and felt the closest to her own hair texture. We then custom colored the wig over the next week. Her appointment to pick up her custom […]
Every woman is unique and so is her hair color. There are so many colors available, but when working with a client that has a very unique natural hair color we often need to color a human hair wig. Any coloring or highlighting we do is, of course, complimentary. Custom coloring is ideal for women […]
We have been busy this summer! We’ve been getting feedback from women asking for more help with hair care and styling once they bring their wig home. In response we’ve started making How To videos to help provide more information. Here’s the first video in our new series – Wig Styling and Care Presented by […]