Under the Skin: Hair System Adhesive Testing

If you’re considering using a Hair Replacement System, just know that it’s not as easy as choosing a random system and using whatever products are needed for it. Bonded hair replacement systems in particular; require the use of a number of different products that need to be carefully studied before you commit to them. Just as with certain cosmetics, hair …

Solve it with Solvent: Hair System adhesive removal

If you are a hair system user; one of the most important procedures you need to master is the proper way to remove adhesive from your hair replacement system. Thorough adhesive removal ensures that your system’s base is always clean, and that there is no messy, uncomfortable buildup of adhesive residue that may cause complications with correct bonding and lead …

The Bond we don’t want to break

Hair Replacement Systems are attached to your scalp and held in place using some form of adhesive: whether tape-style or liquid-style. This adhesive is not fast-acting, and a lot of new hair system users often forget this fact: they think that they can immediately get their hair system wet, sweaty, hot, and steamy. This is obviously not a good idea; …

How to Shampoo your Hair System

Hair Systems need a lot of care. Aside from the usual maintenance; you also need to keep them clean regularly. It might seem counterintuitive to use the usual hair products like shampoo and conditioners; since many of these products are rough on the system and may damage it. However, a dirty hair system is not going to improve your looks …

Tips for dealing with Hair System Oxidation

If you are currently using a Hair System, and spend a considerable amount of time outdoors; then you need to exercise caution: you may be exposing your hair system to the plague of oxidation. Oxidation is a chemical reaction that affects your hair when it is exposed to ultraviolet (UV) radiation and oxygen is present; causing the strands of hair …

Iconic Hairstyles Throughout the Years

Hair has always been the crowning glory of both males and females. So, it is not unusual to style it in every possible way. In fact, some hairstyles have been known to define an era. Let’s take a look at a few iconic hairstyles. Farrah Fawcett The seventies was a time of change for women who finally had access to …

The 101s of Hair Replacement System Ventilation

Hair Replacement System Ventilation, simply put, is the method of attaching hair to the system; and the most popular methods are injection, knotting and looping. Injection and looping are both used for skin bases: they provide a very authentic-looking head of hair, especially from the top, and evoke the look of actual hair growing on the scalp. On the other …

Choosing a Hair System Attachment Method

Now that you’ve chosen a Hair System based on your lifestyle, level of activity, and various other factors such as durability and comfort; you’ll need to choose your attachment method. The most popular methods of Hair System Attachment are clips, tape, and glue. Each method has its pros and cons, and knowing these can help you decide which one is …

How to choose the right hair system for you.

Today’s hair replacement systems have no lack of choice when it comes to product selection. But which one should you choose? Regarding hair replacement systems, also called toupees, hair pieces, and better known as a human hair system, there are various base options. The base of the hair system is where the hair is attached. There are 2 major type …