On this site you can find everything you need to know about..... Hairpieces, wigs, mens hairpieces, lace wigs, hairpiece tape & more. An easy to follow guide where you can get all the inside professional information and resource hair centers, tape, adhesives and removers.
A large variety of words and phrases that have been developed over the years to describe hairpieces and wigs:
Hair Replacements, Hair Weaves, Cabling, Hair Bonding, Strand by Strand Systems, Matrix Hair Systems, Hair Grafting, Invisible Hair, Hollywood Lace, Swiss Lace, Theatrical Lace, Top Lace, TCR, Virtual Reality, High Definition, Hair Integration, Hair Extensions, Lace Wigs. Cranial Prosthesis, or a Medical Hair Device and many more.
All these terms and more, are ways and means to promote and advertise hair piece and wig products. No doubt using creative words to stimulate interest in related product and services while trying to avoid mentioning the words hairpiece or wig.
Marketing and advertising terminology should not be perceived as deceiving, it's merely a way to differentiate from one product to another. In reality,the products are a Hair Piece or Wig of one form or another and that is the bottom line.
About hair pieces and wigs: A wig is made to cover most or all of the scalp area, however a hair piece can be any shape or size to fill in any or all areas of need within the scalp area For instance frontal recession areas, crown area, top of the head or any area of partial need.
99% of hair pieces and wigs are made from 4 types of materials: There are four commonly used materials used in the construction of hair pieces and wigs. They fall into two categories.
1- Fabrics of Lace, Nylon and Polyester are available in many different configurations and colors. Lace Fronts and Lace Bases have captured the market of late. Popular and standard industry names are Swiss Lace, French Lace, German Lace, Hollywood Lace, Theatrical Lace and Welded Lace.
2- Polymer and resins are used to produce super thin skin bases of Polyurethane or Silicone. . Modern formulations are remarkably realistic due to the fact of how thin and strong a skin can be and support the added hair. Go to Latest Info
Hair replacement technology has evolved through the years to the point where, when the service is performed correctly, the end results are accommodating and totally undetectable. There are many variations of these materials available. Creative design combinations of these materials are what sets them apart and gives them an individuality and uniqueness.
A good way to start: is to gather as much information as you need from this guide. The information is intended to assist you to determine what available options are suited for your requirements. Hair piece products are made to serve either male or female hair replacement requirements. Accordingly a gender neutral approach has been incorporated into our site information.
Whats the difference between Hair Centers and Online Stores
Local Hair Centers make up the landscape and have steadily developed over the last 45 years in the market providing hairpieces and wigs with a personalized service. The majority of these centers are owner/operated businesses with the exception of chain center companies.
Hair centers offer services ranging from: Hair analysts, Hair Loss Treatments, Hair replacement services, supplies and in most cases surgical options. Hair centers cater to individuals who prefer working with an a professional and personalized facility.
If you are new or have little experience with hair replacement, then hair centers are your logical starting point. From consultation to meeting the staff you will be able to get professional and personalized services for yourself. Click here for Hair Centers
Online Stores have now taken a predominate position on the Internet that offer a variety of hairpieces and wigs. Unfortunately many of these online stores are owned and operated by individuals that are not professionally licensed or trained. This is not to say that some reputable sources do not exist and do create some level of financial satisfaction if that is what you are seeking. Please remember that hair replacement is a very personal endeavor that requires the following:
A consultation, design, delivery cut & styles, consumer education, services and hair care products to keep you looking your very best.
When purchasing from an online store you are only purchasing a product at a reduced price. The reduce price is created by low to no over head expenses. If you are an experienced hair wearer and know exactly what you need, then please by all means take advantage of what the online stores can offer.
Just use your common sense. How can someone really help you look your best over the phone? Who is going to provide you the expertize and services that are required to keeping you looking your very best?. Nothing that is known can substitute professional skills, personalized service and attention to looking your best.