Meet Our Wig Giveaway Winner

Meet Gabby our Wig Giveaway Recipient. Chrysalis Custom Hair, Chicago’s wig boutique for women in cancer treatment, ran a lottery contest giving away a wig and resulted in a photo shoot from Melissa Song Photography.  Meet Gabby – our wig giveaway recipient. I swear I had no idea she was so young and beautiful when […]

Why Is Wig a Bad Word?

If you’re about to lose your hair from cancer treatment what you need is a wig, not a unit, not a piece, not a cranial prothesis. We in this business have been instructed never to call a wig a wig. What you see below is a synthetic wig that was personally styled for this client. […]

Just Women, Just Cancer, Just Hair

We claim to see Just Women, Just Cancer, Just Hair.  Twice in the last 24 hours I’ve been tested. What’s more important, standing by what we do or making sure that all of our appointment slots are full?  We’re a new business; it’s our first 6 months. However, the little voice in my head said, […]

Welcome to the Chrysalis Custom Hair Blog

Kimberly JohnsonOwner of Chrysalis Custom Hair Chrysalis Custom Hair is Chicago’s only wig boutique exclusively dedicated to helping women undergoing cancer treatment.  Experiencing hair loss during this difficult time is traumatic. We would like to help. Our goal is to help you find the perfect wig for you. Then we customize it so that it […]