Does your Wig Move?

This month we are high lighting a new product called The Hair Grip. The product is a two-way band that prevents any type of wig from slipping and falling. TheHair Grip Band can be worn under a hat or scarf to keep it totally secure. It is made of a double-sided crushed velour material, allowing one side […]

Sharing the Knowledge

William Floyd Cosmetology Welcomes Representative from Alternative Hair Business   Recently, junior and senior William Floyd High School Cosmetology students had the opportunity to meet with Nancy Kurfurst, the owner of Wig Allure, a business specializing in providing wig and hair replacements for women and men experiencing medical and natural hair loss. The professionals at […]

PRP for Thinning Hair

Patterned hair loss with thinning of hair is an exceedingly common concern in men and some women. The gold standard of treatment — minoxidil application, nioxin, laser treatments— all can prevent further hair thinning, but most are not very effective in re-growing lost hair without continued use. For those whose scalp is already showing through […]

Cancer experience

you can try wigs, hats or turbans, but like so much of the cancer experience there’s no single right way to do it Becoming temporarily bald is a common side effect of cancer treatment. For many, it is a difficult and all-too-visible symbol of illness and loss. Do you know why people often lose their hair while […]

You Only Notice #BadHair

Just a glimpse into the #hairworld.  Several factors influence hair loss and among these are hormones, genes, stress, illness, childbirth, fever, drugs, cosmetic procedures, medical conditions such as thyroid disease, diet and any change in the body systems that will interfere with the hair growth cycle. It is therefore important to get the correct diagnosis […]

Why does chemotherapy cause hair loss?

I had to wonder why the treatment caused his hair to fall out. Scientific research can help us understand the pathobiology of chemotherapy-induced hair loss. Researchers from the department of dermatology at Boston University and the Institute of Inflammation and Repair at the University of Manchester collaborated on a study to review chemotherapy-induced alopecia. People […]

Covering Bald Spots with Hair Extensions is Safe and Easy

HAIR EXTENSIONS ADD VOLUME, COVER SMALL BALD SPOTS, THICKEN THINNING PATCHES, ADD HIGHLIGHTS OR CHANGE YOUR LOOK ENTIRELY. Hair extensions are the one type of hair replacement that you don’t have to wear on your scalp, because the replacement hair is attached to healthy hair you have on your head, providing you have enough. The […]


FOR MANY, HAIR LOSS IS A DIFFICULT SIDE EFFECT OF CANCER TREATMENTS. HAIR LOSS CAN AFFECT YOUR SELF-ESTEEM, CONFIDENCE AND OUTLOOK ON LIFE. One of the worrisome aspects of cancer treatment is the possibility of hair loss. Many people lose all of their hair, while others undergoing treatment don’t lose any at all. If you […]

Hair Loss-The Bottom Line

Hair loss is a natural but unloved part of aging. But sometimes bald spots or thin patches are signs of a medical condition or dietary deficiency. The first step in seeking a remedy is finding out the cause. Male or female pattern balding, or androgenetic alopecia, is the most common type of hair loss. If you’re […]
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