• By: zoe
  • Published: Oct 30, 2019
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Took my mum for a treat with a new hair piece as she is not confident with losing her hair. They had loads of choice in wigs. The staff were so happy and smiley, nothing was too much trouble and the salon is lovely. They made my mum feel comfortable at 88 – she came out looking like a 60 year old!

Coping with hair loss from cancer treatment

A diagnosis of cancer brings with it a whole host of difficult emotions for a patient and their family. Losing your hair can be one of the distressing challenges faced by many on their already arduous journey through treatment. Kate Corney was 29 years old when she was diagnosed with Hodgkin Lymphoma in 2014, and remembers the trauma well. Kate says: “When I started losing my hair, it was coming out in chunks. I remember taking a shower one day and it was possibly one of the most traumatic things I’ve ever done because I washed my hair and it...

A different look every day!

It’s Strictly Come Dancing season – time for sequins, make-up and wigs to transform celebrities into a new persona every week! A different hairstyle can change even the most shrinking of violets into an entirely different person; and a wig can alter your look in seconds without the commitment of a chop and colour. Red carpet A-listers, have long appreciated the instant glamour of a wig, and as party season approaches, more women are following suit and opting for wigs to bring a glamorous new look. Last year, Keira Knightly revealed to InStyle UK that she has been wearing wigs...

Chop to your chin for children’s cancer charity!

This month, we’re calling out to all our long-locked customers to consider going for the chop for a children’s charity. If you’ve been thinking about braving the scissors and transforming your Rapunzel tresses to a stylish bob or classic crop, then now is the ideal time to do it! For September and October, we’ve teamed up with the Little Princess Trust and GHD Hair to take part in a nationwide campaign encouraging clients to proudly ‘Chop to Your Chin’ for charity. The Little Princess Trust provides free real-hair wigs for youngsters who have lost their hair due to cancer treatment...

Female Pattern Baldness: new hair technology can now add volume.

Most women who take a seat in the hairdresser’s chair are desperate for thick, luscious hair. For many, the common complaint of lank, lacklustre locks can be dealt with a blow dry and some styling products, but for some the issue is more serious. Hair loss and thinning hair can become a problem for women who struggle to disguise an exposed scalp or patchy bald areas. In fact, it can be quite a traumatic experience, yet many suffer in silence, losing self-esteem, spending hours trying to hide thin partings, even avoiding social occasions. The most common cause of hair loss in women...

Have fun with fabulous wigs!

Want to be a blonde bombshell one day and a sultry brunette the next? Your hair doesn’t have to go through the harsh effects of dyeing it blonde, black or auburn on a whim, if you opt for a wig! Wigs are often seen as a necessity, a cover-up for thin hair. But we’re hoping to bring the fun and fashion into wigs, whatever your circumstances! A great fitting, good quality wig can look as natural as your real hair and means you can swap from short to long, raven to copper, in minutes, without any chemicals stripping out your...
  • By: Rik
  • Published: Sep 29, 2016
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Love me, love my wig!

A stylish looking wig is not just a confidence booster but an investment as well, so it’s important that it stays looking gorgeous! If you have made the decision to purchase a wig for a variety of reasons, whether it be due to cancer treatment, hair loss or alopecia, you may feel a little apprehensive. Naturally, you’ll have a lot of questions about what to expect from your wig and how to look after it. Choosing your wig – deciding between synthetic or natural hair wigs, and experimenting with new styles and colours – is a big decision. Once you’ve...