Wigs can come in handy a lot of the time. There are many of cases in which men and women have an important and legitimate need to wear such a piece of hair fashion. Some of us actually fantasizing about have a wig to wear every so often, in the manner of colored contacts, a different kind of make up, and a different style of clothes.Some of us simply want to come out with a new look and attitude. Maybe you are just jumped up on the idea of a really authentic Halloween costume, perhaps you want to participate in a Renaissance Faire - whatever. Regardless of your reasons, when you enter into the world of wigs, you need to know a few basic fundamentals.For instance, it is crucial that you know the difference between the different types of wigs. Costume wigs are significantly different from lace wigs, which are miles away from street wear wigs, and so on. So, let's take a look at some of the ways you can get the best, most authentic look with it, no matter what you are wearing it.Since we … [Read more...] about Letting Lace Wigs Give You the Real Look
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Van Horn Lace is a relatively new phenomenon to the hair replacement world but it is important to know that it is rare, very few people have the technique to make it and chances are very high if it is being touted by a hair replacement company they probably don't actually have it.Mr. Van Horn was a Hollywood wig maker who created a way to treat the fine lace used for the fronts of wigs to help it hold up under the rigors of film making. Usually in the course of making a movie the wig maker will have to replace the front lace of a wig every day. Between the application of the lace front, the makeup and the actual acting the delicate lace becomes worn very quickly so a daily re-front was always the way. The treatment was developed help get a little more time out of each front and keeps the re-fronting down. There is one hair piece factory that has the formula for this lace treatment and maybe a handful of wig makers so it remains a rarity to the general public but the benefits are … [Read more...] about What Are the Benefits of Using Van Horn Lace in Your Hair Replacement System?
"You can't judge a book by its cover.""Beauty's only skin deep.""Beauty is in the eye of the beholder."Hackneyed proverbs like these are ingrained in our society just as are ideas of what constitutes "beauty". As women, like it or not, we put a value on how we look. Celebrity magazines constantly flaunt ideal beauty at us from the supermarket shelves: movie stars with the facade of perfect skin, perfect bodies and perfect hair (generally accomplished through air brushing, photo-cropping and Hair Extensions.)There's no keeping up with that, and most of us realize it's what's inside that makes us beautiful. But when real women unexpectedly lose their hair through some medical crisis or simply because it begins to fall out, the boundaries of what's acceptable to us begins to shift. Hair Replacement experts understand that this hair loss can truly change the way we feel about ourselves. Our hair is the one thing that truly identifies us as women. Hair makes us feel feminine. We use it, … [Read more...] about Alopecia and the Challenge of Hair Replacement For Women
Excessive hair loss, or Alopecia, in children can have a devastating and unexpected impact on a child's self esteem, sending parents scrambling for Hair Replacement solutions. Though it's not very common for children to lose their hair, nearly 2 million children a year in the United States alone do. No one expects a young child to lose their hair, so when it happens; parents are often baffled and uncertain as to what to do. There are many causes for hair loss in children, most of them medical-related. Your first step when your child loses an excessive amount of hair is always to see your doctor first to rule out physical problems that might be causing hair loss before seeking a hair replacement solution. Also, research Alopecia advocacy organizations.It should hearten parents to hear that 60% of children with Alopecia outgrow this condition on their own making long-term hair replacement solutions unnecessary. Often within a year or so. Unfortunately, that leaves the other 40% of … [Read more...] about The Challenges of Hair Replacement For Children With Alopecia
This article looks at the wigs and hairpieces which Hollywood has kept quiet about.Many Hollywood stars wear wigs and hairpieces both on and off screen. On screen roles often demand that actors and actresses have different hair styles from those they normally wear. This is especially so in certain kinds of movies. For example men tend not have the kind of hair styles now that they may have had in the seventeenth century - most women do not wear, or grow their hair in the same way they might have done even a hundred years ago. It is quite clear that in these cases Hollywood stars wore wigs and hairpieces.On screen hair styles have to look as natural as possible. We have all seen very famous stars and we know how they wear their hair as a general rule. Then we see them playing a particular part and wonder what has happened because their hair looks totally different and yet it still looks natural. It is very difficult to get wigs where the hair looks as though it is growing naturally from … [Read more...] about Celebrity Lace Wigs-Hollywood Secrets