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Wig Slipping on Hair Growing Back

Sometimes your wig slipping is a good thing! Especially if it is because your own hair is starting to regrow. We are so happy that you have made it through your treatment and we are here to help with this mixed-blessing. One solution we have is to add clips to your chemotherapy wig. This is a complementary service […]

Are Human Hair Wigs Hot?

If you are shopping for a wig for yourself or a loved one, you may have heard the rumor that human hair wigs are hotter than synthetic hair wigs. Well we are here to bust that myth in this blog post. One reason people think human hair wigs are hotter is generally people who want […]

Dye a Wig Myself?

Many women love to change their hair often—and we agree! It’s fun! But if you are wondering, “Can I dye a wig myself?” read on before trying something you will regret! Not all wigs are created equally and at Chrysalis Custom Hair we make the highest quality wigs. The answer to the coloring question is […]

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 […]

TSA and WIGS

Say you’re heading out to a vacation for some well-deserved relaxation. Maybe your friend’s hosting a destination wedding, or you want to fly down the coast to visit family you haven’t seen in a while. Whatever the reason, you’re getting on a plane, and that means you’ll go through TSA. After all of the stress […]

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 […]

Can My Regular Stylist Cut My New Wig?

Making the transition from your real hair to a natural hair wig can be a tough one, but at Chrysalis Custom Hair, we want to do everything within our power to make it the best transition possible. Part of this transition is letting us cut and style your new chemo wig. We hear quite a […]

Wigs vs Hair Pieces -What’s the Difference

Wigs vs Hair Pieces What’s the Difference As you prepare to enter chemotherapy you’re faced with myriad decisions, including what to do about your eventual hair loss as a result of your treatment: hairpiece, or wig? The Basics A hair piece covers a targeted area of hair loss. It is either weaved into the surrounding hair, […]

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. […]