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When Should I Get Fitted for a Custom Wig?

The sooner you come in to get fitted for your custom wig, the better. A common misconception is that it’s easier to be fitted for a cancer patient wig after your hair has fallen out. In reality, though, it’s easier for us to make a copy of your hair — duplicating style, cut, and color […]

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 […]

Chemo Wig – Hair Growing Back

Managing Your Wig While Your Hair Grows Back Your chemo wig is a good and faithful servant.  It has protected you through fearful times, and helped you look your best when you felt your worst.  But now your own hair is growing back. Your wig slips when you least expect it, creating unwelcome anxiety at […]

Highlight a Wig- Adding Color to an Older Wig

It is common for women to want to highlight a wig when they are ready to update their look. After all, nothing builds confidence more than having a fresh hairstyle. However, there are a few things you should know about being able to  highlight a wig. Older Wigs Differ From Your Natural Hair Natural hair growing on […]

New Year’s Eve Wig Styles

The holidays have finally arrived. With the coming of 2017 you will want to know about New Year’s Eve wig styles that will work with your cancer wig. Not all  chemo wigs are created the same way, so they can’t all be styled the same way. Check out some of the tips and tricks you […]

Hairspray Wigs-Regular Hairspray on Wigs

Keeping your style in place is simple when you know how to hairspray wigs. With cancer wigs, it is important to understand that more is not necessarily better when it comes to holding your style. While you can use hairspray, it is important to know how to spray it properly since styling wig hair requires a few […]

Thanksgiving Wig Tips

Cooking a hearty, healthy meal for the holiday is a tradition that is good for you and your friends and family. Use these Thanksgiving wig tips to keep your wig looking, smelling and feeling great.  Wigs easily pick up and retain scents. It is best to do your cooking ahead of time before putting on […]

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 […]