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Can I Make My Hair Into a Cancer Wig?

When your friend comes to you and tells you she has cancer, you want to do anything you can to make it better. You’d probably sacrifice just about anything to see her smile. A light-bulb comes on and you’ve got it, a great gesture: donate some of your hair to help make a wig for […]

Shave Your Head- Does It Hurt?

When you begin to lose your hair from chemotherapy it can be a difficult experience. Once it begins many choose to simply shave your head. We often hear concerns from our clients about the actual process of shaving; many ask whether we will do this for them, or if it causes any pain. At Chrysalis Custom […]

My Doctor Said to Cut Off My Hair!

Going through a battle with cancer is a journey that unfortunately many women have to face. At Chrysalis Custom Hair, we understand that this is a very difficult time and we want to do our small part in helping you feel confident and beautiful along the way. Some women have experienced the frightening suggestion from […]

Synthetic Wig to the Beach

It’s spring break time of year and you’ve made plans to head to the beach, but then it dawns on you, can you wear your synthetic wig to the beach? The excitement is suddenly overshadowed by worry, even though you’ve been excited to get out of the cold and head to your warm weather vacation. […]

Natural Hair Wig at the Beach

Spring is approaching, and so is spring fever, however you may wonder if you can enjoy this time of year with a natural hair wig at the beach. If you live in a warm climate, you’re probably anxiously awaiting the first day the temperature is right for a day trip to your favorite beach. If you live […]

Can I Wear A Wig To Yoga

  At Chrysalis Custom Hair Chicago we frequently get asked if it’s ok to wear a wig to yoga. Yes, in many situations you can wear a wig to yoga but it depends on a number of different factors. What kind of yoga do you practice? There are so many popular kinds of yoga being […]

Washing Your Head When You Have No Hair

Cancer treatment involves many changes, and this will also include making a few adjustments to your beauty routine. This is because the hair loss that occurs with cancer treatment leaves your skin dry and sensitive. Washing your head when you have no hair is far less complicated than most women think. In fact, you can use these […]