National Cancer Survivors Day

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On June 7th, people around the world will come together to celebrate their friends, family and loved ones having a second chance at life. National Cancer Survivor Day is on June 7th, and is a day to celebrate and honor cancer survivors, and to bring awareness to the ongoing...
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National Donate Your Hair Day

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Pantene is hosting its third annual National Donate Your Hair Day on Saturday, November 22, 2014! Pantene’s campaign, Beautiful Lengths, is a partnership with the American Cancer Society, that hopes to encourage people nationwide to donate their hair to have it turn into...

Wigs help confidence

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 Did you know Viola Davis, star of ABC’s new hit comedy “How to Get Away with Murder” battles alopecia areata? Alopecia areata is a condition that causes round patches of hair loss. It can lead to total hair loss. Alopecia Areata is an autoimmune disease....

Look Good, Feel Better

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Feel beautiful again.   Many of our customers are going through chemo and are losing their hair. Hair loss is one of the many side effects that make patients feel like they are not themselves anymore. Although appearance is a major part of our popular culture, we tend to...

Tips on Choosing and Wearing a Wig

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Most women who are faced with hair loss opt for at least one wig and alternate wearing the wig(s) with hats and scarves. What should I do to prepare for hair loss? Make sure you will need a wig. Not all chemo causes hair loss. If your hair is long, consider having it cut short so...

Chemotherapy and hair loss: What to expect during treatment

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Find out what to expect when it comes to chemotherapy and hair loss. Plan to use your energy staying healthy rather than worrying about how you look. You might not think about how important your hair is until you face losing it. And if you have cancer and are about to undergo...

Hair Loss During Chemotherapy

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Some of the newer, more targeted chemotherapy drugs will not affect your hair. But the majority of drugs used do cause hair loss. Unfortunately, there’s nothing you can do to prevent it. Depending on the drug, your hair may gradually thin before you lose it — or you...

What Are The Signs and Causes of Hair Loss?

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  Hair loss can appear in many different ways, depending on the problem that’s causing it. It can come on suddenly or gradually and affect just your scalp or your whole body. Some types of hair loss are temporary, while others are permanent. Signs and symptoms of hair...

Step by Step Guide to Getting Your Wig Reimbursement

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Did you know, that if you are like so many of the men and women out there that need a wig for a medical reason (Cancer-related wig or Alopecia wig) you may be eligible for a reimbursement from your current health insurance provider?  In fact, most insurance companies will cover...

Hair Club for Kids

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A Charitable Program for Kids with Hair Loss Since 1992, Hair Club has offered free hair restoration services to children who suffer from diseases that lead to hair loss or alopecia. Hair Club for Kids is a non-profit program funded entirely by Hair Club that’s available at...