Hair loss is a condition faced by both men and women. It is often caused by medical conditions, medical treatments, male pattern baldness, or other causes. It is not a pleasant situation for anyone to face. Leave very few options and you have to face it head on and live with hair loss or consider hair replacement. For those considering hair replacement, there are options for hair transplants or a hair replacement system. Hair transplants can work for qualified candidates who have suitable donor hair and enough donor hair to cover the area of loss. It is an option that should be discussed with a qualified professional. Take the time to evaluate the risks, costs and success rate. If this isn’t an option for you due to financial reasons, lack of donated hair, or personal choice, then you have another option.
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nt system can be an immediate solution. There is the process of meeting a hair replacement specialist and determining your needs, but the solution is very close at hand. A first meeting will often consist of talking to the specialist about your lifestyle, the type of hairstyle you may want to wear, how it can be attached, the maintenance and care of the hair system. Your hair systems specialist can discuss the durability, appearance and setting options of your hair system with you. Some systems are more durable than others. While some are very delicate, they can offer the most natural looking hair. There is often a middle ground where hair systems look real and have a reasonable lifespan. After all, the goal of a hair replacement system is to have natural looking hair that goes unnoticed. The hair specialist can advise you during your consultation on how some hair systems can wear out based on your occupation, activity, etc.
Using a hair replacement system may initially seem inconvenient if you have been suffering from hair loss for a long period of time. When you first wear it, you may feel like you are wearing a hat or something on your head. You will immediately notice that you look different, while others in public who don’t know you will never notice. This is the advantage of using a high quality hair replacement system; they are practically undetectable. Of course, when you start using a hair toupee replacement system, those in the know may notice. In a short period of time they won’t even pay attention or think about it. You will be more aware of it just because you know it is there. You will feel completely natural in a few weeks and you will never want to wear your new hair again as it becomes an integral part of you. It will feel and look natural because it is a quality hair replacement system. It’s a great feeling to go from having hair without hair to having full locks overnight.
Taking care of your new system is relatively easy, as it is almost like taking care of normal hair. You can shower with it, swim in it and wash it like a real growing hair. Special, generally inexpensive shampoos and conditioners help prolong the life and appearance of the hair system. Depending on the attachment method selected by you and your hair technician, the intervals for removing and installing the unit will vary. This is an easy task and is done to help extend the longevity of the hair system and also to cleanse the scalp. At this point, the naturally growing hair is cut and the unit is repositioned using the chosen method. A good average time frame is 4-6 weeks, depending on the system, user and connection method. Using a hair replacement system is very simple and requires very little effort or work. It’s almost like taking care of real hair.